Lil Wayne Teams With 14 Different Designers for 'Tha Carter V' Merchandise Collection

Lil Wayne Teams With 14 Different Designers for 'Tha Carter V' Merchandise Collection


Lil Wayne's legendary Tha Carter V album will lastly be launched on Friday. To have a good time the liberating of C5, Weezy has collaborated with 14 gifted designers for a limited-edition merchandise assortment that will probably be launched over the course of 9 days, beginning Wednesday (Sept. 26).

The unique assortment is absolutely curated by Bravado, which has labored alongside Kanye West, Travis Scott and Justin Bieber prior to now. Each drop incorporates Wayne merchandise that can solely be accessible for 24 hours, very like the method Scott took along with his Astroworld assortment.

The first items are slated to be launched at 5 p.m. ET on Wednesday over at Tha Carter V's official on-line store. Weezy faucets modern designer Heron Preston for the gathering's debut collaboration. Highsnobiety obtained a sneak peek at Preston's airbrushed white T-shirt, that includes a graphic of a youthful Lil Wayne inhaling a joint. The bottom consists of well-known bars from 2008's "A Milli," emblazoned with "What's a goon to a goblin" in a daring inexperienced font.

"I needed to do an airbrush theme that was very distinctive to the South the place he’s from," Heron advised Highsnobiety. "I appeared for beginner airbrush artists, and I discovered a bunch of them on Etsy. I didn’t need one thing that was tremendous polished or skilled; I needed to seize that beginner talent degree — which is similar form of talent degree that I noticed when taking a look at outdated airbrush paintings again within the '90s."

Check out a preview of the Heron Preston-designed Tha Carter V shirt beneath.