Regardless of a brief delay, Younger Cash is formally again within the constructing. On Saturday evening, Drake, Nicki Minaj, and Lil Wayne all got here collectively at OVO Fest in Toronto, performing for a sold-out crowd and celebrating the label that modified their lives without end. Many have been anticipating this reunion ever since Drake needed to postpone the present — which was initially scheduled for August 1 — because of COVID.
Nonetheless, it appeared properly definitely worth the wait, with fan movies posted on Twitter exhibiting a display screen studying, “Sadly, Lil Wayne had points on the border,” to the gang’s audible dismay. Fortunately, the phrases, “Fortunately, Drake runs the border,” then appeared, adopted by the “Younger Cash” brand and a flaming background.
From there, all three musicians carried out solo, with Drake and Minaj additionally rapping “Second 4 Life” and “Up All Evening” collectively and Wayne and Drake performing “The Motto” and “Each Woman.” All three artists additionally gave an iconic efficiency of “Bedrock” earlier than Drake shared some phrases about his Younger Cash household.
“You are a very powerful man to every one in every of us,” he mentioned to Wayne, the CEO of Younger Cash. “You’re a king. Essentially the most selfless man on planet Earth. To seek out all these individuals from throughout the motherf*cking world. Carry us all collectively. Give us all a shot. I’d go to the ends of the earth for this man.”
He additionally had phrases for Minaj, whom he addressed as “the opposite best rapper of all time” earlier than singing her praises, calling her the “originator” and saying that “no one can f*ck with Nicki.” In the meantime, Minaj posted pictures along with her fellow Younger Cash members on Instagram. “From a conflict man ah murda a p*$$y pon spot,” she captioned the publish.
Because the present got here to a detailed, Wayne completed the evening off robust by teasing the letters of his extremely anticipated album, “Tha Carter VI,” on stage. This album, a follow-up to his 2018 report, “Tha Carter V,” has reportedly been within the works since 2020, and this looks as if affirmation that followers can count on some new music from the OG Younger Cash crew someday quickly.