Wayne will headline the single-day event, while the line-up also boasts Trey Songz, Megan Thee Stallion, Kash Doll, Saweetie, Melii, Leven Kali and Akbar V. A press release for the event also promised additional surprise guests.
Tickets for Lil WeezyAna will go on sale May 31st at 10 a.m. local time and $0.50 of every ticket sold will be donated to educational initiatives for young people in New Orleans. A variety of pre-sales will also be available starting May 29th, including discounted tickets for University of New Orleans students. Complete information is available via Ticketmaster.
Last year, Lil WeezyAna doubled as a celebration of the 10th anniversary of Lil Wayne’s landmark album, Tha Carter III. The rapper’s set featured a surprise appearance from Nicki Minaj, as well as a public reconciliation with Birdman.
Prior to Lil WeezyAna, Lil Wayne will spend much of the summer on a co-headlining tour with Blink-182. The trek launches June 27th in Columbus, Ohio and wraps September 16th in Cincinnati, Ohio. Upon announcing the tour, Wayne and Blink-182 shared a video featuring a mash-up of their respective hits “A Milli” and “What’s My Age Again?”