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Lil Wayne

Weezy rawks The first single, the slurpy "Prom Queen," was none too promising, but we're willing to give Lil Wayne the benefit of the doubt when it comes to "Rebirth," due out June 23. The Martian rap genius has been calling this much-delayed effort his "rock" project, though the sound might ultimately come closer to the Beastie Boys than, say, Metallica. Guests include Lenny Kravitz and Fall Out Boy -- but not Avril Lavigne, who denied rumors of her participation last month. Too bad, it would have been fun to hear the "Sk8ter Boi" girl and the "Lollipop" boy swap sneers. Kevin Winter/Getty Images
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