Album Reviews

Lil Wayne is loose and limber on “No Ceilings 2”

Lil Wayne’s “No Ceilings” mixtape series is proof that when it comes to rap calisthenics, he’s got more stamina than Richard Simmons. Related: Watch Lil Wayne play as himself on Tony Hawks Pro Skater 5 “No Ceilings 2” isn’t even close to his finest work but it’s where we see Weezy get loose, live out some of favorite gangster fantasy and rap over his favorite production of the year.

Dweezil Zappa channels Frank on new album

By: The Associated Press Dweezil Zappa's new album is top-heavy with the influence of father Frank and bottom-loaded with harmony-drenched pop songs. Dweezil has been performing Frank's music for years, but on "Via Zammata," the Sicilian street his family emigrated from, the paternal effect only goes so far.