Music a few months ago Share Tweet Pin Share Earlier this month, an expansive Billboard profile revealed that Lil Wayne’s long-awaited Tha Carter V was set to release later this year. Now, Lil Wayne himself has officially confirmed his anticipated new LP’s release date Using a special announcement video as a platform to announce the release date for Tha Carter V, Lil Wayne — now the sole owner of Young Money — reveals that he will unleash the project on September 27. “On my birthday, I actually have something special for ya’ll,” Weezy says. “I will be releasing Tha Carter V on my birthday. If you don’t know when my birthday is, Wikipedia does.” He also says that this project will be giving his fans “more” than he usually does. Bonus: Want to stay up to date on our latest Rare Norm news ? Lil Wayne originally teased this announcement earlier in the week. Check back on September 27 to stream Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter V in its entirety, and check out Apple Music’s post below to view LP’s official cover-art.