With such a cryptic message from Kobe Bryant that only said, “Carter V season begins,” it’s hard to tell if this is the album artwork for Lil Wayne’s new album. Either way, it’s safe to say that Tunechi F. Baby has something up his sleeve and this should get the people talking. Fans of Wayne should know he’s a huge Lakers fan, so it makes sense that he would get Kobe to set everything off.

Is a single on the way? Is this the album artwork? We’ll find out soon. UPDATE: Young Money CEO Cortez Bryant tweets the image is not the album cover.

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