Lil Wayne Death Hoax from a fake BBC news page

lil-wayne-deadThe report about Lil Wayne’s death from a “fake BBC page” has been spreading in the blogosphere over the weekend.

Here’s the Report:

‘Lil Wayne’ Slain In Notorious Gang Shootout

Dwayne Carter known by his rap alias of ‘Lil Wayne’ is the latest victim of the notorious feud between the ‘Bloods’ And ‘Crips’.

Shortly after performing at the New Orleans Arena, Lil Wayne was involved in an altercation with members of rival gang the ‘Crips’, and brutally shot 6 times with a semi automatic 9mm Smith & Wesson handgun

Paramedics rushed to the scene and attempted to resuscitate the rapper, however were unable to prevent colossal blood losses and Dwayne Carter was pronounced dead at 02:36 Am, November 1st,shortly after arriving at Tulane University Hospital.

This will be seen as a huge loss to the hiphop community, as the self proclaimed ‘Best Rapper Alive’ has been an integral part of the revival of the genre, going platinum with his latest release Tha Carter III within one week.

New Orleans police Chief Warren J.Riley appealed to any witnesses to come forward with any information about the 4 gunmen.

Notice the URL:

The URL is not BBC!

MTV UK said it is not true:

This is the second time, cruel, fake reports have surrounded the rapper – last year rumours said that Wayne’s daughter had died in a car accident.
No official comment has been made; this is just the work of sad individuals.

Why in the world they want to kill Lil Wayne again? What’s with him by the way?

Did Lil Wayne die? Not! Epic Fail! Hoax! Crap! Bull Sh#t!