Lil Wayne’s Young Money Sports Signs Top NFL Draft Prospect DeAndre Baker


Lil Wayne is again within the rap recreation full power following the discharge of the highly-anticipated Tha Carter V. The rapper's been making some high-profile appearances on late-night exhibits comparable to Saturday Night Live and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The launch of the fifth installment in Tha Carter collection got here a couple of months after it was introduced that Lil Wayne and his label Young Money was not beneath the Cash Money umbrella. While the label itself hasn't produced any new artists in current instances, Weezy's nonetheless been taking care of a number of the prime athletes along with his sports activities company, Young Money APAA. Now, the rapper has revealed that he is signed one of many prime NFL draft prospects to his company.

Lil Wayne introduced right now that he signed DeAndre Baker to Young Money Sports. The rapper shared a brief video clip on social media to make the announcement. The clip reads off a couple of of Baker's accolades whereas "Uproar" performs within the background. "Welkome to the household @DreBaker1_ !! Lets Work!" He wrote on Twitter.

"Deandre is a silent Assassin on that subject!! I can’t wait till he exhibits the world why he’s the #1 nook on this draft!,” Young Money COO Cortez Bryant advised TMZ.

Baker's acquired excessive reward for his work on the sphere. He was a semifinalist for the Chuck Bednarik Award. He additionally gained the Jim Thorpe Award for the very best DB within the nation. Baker performed for the Georgia Bulldogs and from what mock draft specialists have stated, he is prone to be within the prime half of April's first spherical picks.