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Lil Wayne's 'Rebirth' Pushed Back for Summer Release

January 5, 2010 (8:10 am) GMT
After suffering from several pushbacks and accidental shipments, the first rock-themed album from the Drake's mentor reportedly is slated to arrive in U.S. on June 22.

The release of 's much-delayed rock album has been pushed back until June 2010, just weeks after it was accidentally shipped out to 500 lucky fans. After countless delays, "Rebirth" was due to officially hit stores and the Internet on February 1.

However, a few hundred copies were sent to Amazon.com customers, who had pre-ordered the album in December. And loyal fans that weren't lucky enough to receive their copy early now face an even longer wait. The record won't be in stores until June 22, according to MTV.com.

Despite the fact that he is going to be sentenced to prison on February 9, Lil Wayne actually has lots of work under his belt. In addition to contributing to other artists' records, the rapper is also set to voice Jesus Christ for a new animated series "Freakniks" in which he's starring opposite fellow MC .

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