Photos: Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Ne-Yo, DJ AM at the Izod Center
Power 105.1 Powerhouse 08 Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Ne-Yo, DJ AM, D-Block Izod Center Tuesday, October 28 photos by David Atlas
The Obama-Clinton rally of rap did not, as you've surely heard by now, quite pop off. Lil Wayne, who is apparently famous in the rap community for being allergic to metal detectors, ran into one up north and thus couldn't find his way onto a Boston stage one evening prior, leaving a weirdly obliging Jay-Z to do two sets for the Northeast faithful.
So, uh, no "Mr Carter" at Izod—or no collabo, anyway. Lessons: Do not cross Jay-Z. Lessons, Pt II: If you're going to play an abysmal, unamplified guitar solo, try not to stand so close to your actual guitar player. Lessons, Pt III: Is Lil Wayne an undecided voter?
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