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Lil Wayne announces tour with Nicki Minaj, and Kanye tweets about summer album release

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Between this and Flavor Flav's new restaurant opening, today might actually be the greatest news day ever. First, Kanye West spent the weekend tweeting in all caps about his plans to release a new album this summer ("I'll be back this SUMMER!!!!!!!!!!!," then "MY NEW ALBUM COMING THIS SUMMER," in case the first tweet wasn't clear), and this is in addition to his joint project with Jay-Z, Watch the Throne. In other words, he'll have a full five or six months to do nothing but hang out in his studio and tweet about it ad nauseum.

Then, amid speculation that Tha Carter IV could be out as early as this spring, Lil Wayne announced plans for what I'm going to go ahead and call the Greatest Tour of All Time, on which he'll team up with Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, and Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker, of all people. Obviously, this calls for a celebration: