Two of rap’s biggest juggernauts of the last decade, Jay-Z and Lil Wayne have an expected competitive relationship. Over the years there have been embracing shout-outs from both sides but not without an equal amount of slyness, slick shots, and tension.
Mutual respect has always quelled notions of an all out lyrical war, but earlier this week Weezy took an unmistakable shot at Jigga when the song “It’s Good” (along with the rest of his new album, Tha Carter IV) leaked. To make sure you’re all caught you up to speed, we’ve put together Frenemies: A History of Lil Wayne & Jay-Z’s Relationship. Read ahead to see the complicated relationship between two of the best rappers in the game.