Baby aka Birdman covers the June 2011 issue of XXL Magazine. The Cash Money “billionaire” talks possibly being the last mogul in hip hop and allowing Lil Wayne to takeover his own career. Baby says that was the smartest move he made in his life. Check out the excerpt below.
“Honestly, I gave him the floor,” Baby says of Weezy. “He wanted it. I been with him since he was seven years old, eight years old. I been in his life all of his life, and he was like, “Let me handle, it.” At the time, me as an artist, losing my sister and everything I was going through personally, I was just like, ‘Go ahead, I’ma just support what you gon’ do. You can handle it.’ And I took a step back. Probably was the smartest move I ever made in my life was to let him go ‘head.”