Archive | May, 2014

Mannie Fresh Speaks On “Lollipop”, “Go DJ”, “Earthquake”, “BM J.R.”, “Tha Carter V” & More

Mannie Fresh Speaks On Lollipop, Go DJ, Earthquake, BM JR, Tha Carter 5 & More

Mannie Fresh recently sat down with Frannie Kelley and Ali Shaheed Muhammad for a live interview with NPR‘s Microphone Check show.

During the interview, Mannie spoke on his earlier days with Cash Money Records, his thoughts on Lil Wayne putting out “Lollipop“, working with Wayne on the “Earthquake“, “Go DJ” and “BM J.R.” songs, and confirmed that he is currently working on the upcoming Tha Carter V album.

The New Orleans producer and DJ also mentioned that Weezy F Baby is the person who has challenged him the most throughout his career with his work on Tha Carter, as well as telling the story of how Weezy knew from day one that “Tha Carter” album title would be used on a lot of his future albums and play a big part in his legacy.

You can watch the full 1 hour and 30 minute conversation in the clip after the jump below!

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Behind The Scenes Photos From Rick Ross & Lil Wayne’s “Thug Cry” Video Shoot

Behind The Scenes Photos From Rick Ross & Lil Wayne Thug Cry Video Shoot

David Cabrera has released some behind the scenes photos that he captured from Rick Ross‘ “Thug Cry” video shoot featuring Lil Wayne, which took place back in April.

If you have not yet watched the official music video for “Thug Cry” or you want to watch it again, click here to do so. You can also find out which clothes Tune was wearing in the visual and where to buy them here!

Hit the jump to view more pictures of Weezy F Baby and Rozay on set of “Thug Cry“.

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Lil Wayne Discusses Kobe Bryant & Floyd Mayweather Promoting His “Tha Carter V” Album

Lil Wayne Discusses Kobe Bryant & Floyd Mayweather Promoting His Tha Carter 5 Album

ESPN The Magazine have released their latest issue called “2014 World Cup”. Inside the magazine, a new Lil Wayne interview can be found that you can read below.

Tune discussed social media, getting Kobe Bryant to tweet out a promo cover for Tha Carter V, Kobe coming up with “Tha Carter V Season” album campaign, getting Floyd Mayweather to preview the “Believe Me” single, which athlete he would have next to promote his upcoming album, being fans of the Boston Red Sox and the Green Bay Packers, his “Fuck the Heat” comments back in early 2013, Donald Sterling, C5, and more.

Click here to purchase the new ESPN The Magazine issue. Weezy F Baby also said that he can’t remember he recorded a song dedicated to Kobe Bryant, because he has recorded so much music!

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Feature Friday #27: Outkast – Hollywood Divorce (Feat Lil Wayne & Snoop Dogg)

Outkast Hollywood Divorce Feat Lil Wayne & Snoop Dogg

The “Feature Friday” installment for this week is Outkast‘s “Hollywood Divorce” single featuring Lil Wayne and Snoop Dogg.

This Andre 3000-produced track appears on Outkast‘s sixth studio album, Idlewild, which was released back in 2006.

“Hold up, your grill’s glistenin’; Spent a hundred thousand on mine to feel different; What’s the real sense of it? Uh, bling bling; I know, and did you know I’m the creator of the term? I just straightened the perm; Ain’t let it sit too long, they just makin’ it burn”

You can listen to “Hollywood Divorce” below and read the lyrics here.

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Meek Mill Says He Had A Recent Studio Session With Lil Wayne & Explains Why He Is An Influence

Meek Mill Says He Had A Recent Studio Session With Lil Wayne & Explains Why He Is An Influence

DJ sourMILK and Justin Credible recently chopped it up with Meek Mill in Los Angeles, California for their Power 106 “LIFTOFF” radio show, which you can watch in the clip below.

At the beginning of the conversation, Meek mentioned that he had just come from a studio session with Lil Wayne and they were recording some “fire”. He also said that he is inspired by Tune after watching him work all night every night, even though he is rich!

There is no word just yet on which project they were recording music for, but it could of been Weezy‘s upcoming Tha Carter V album or Dedication 6 mixtape, or Mill‘s forthcoming Dreams Worth More Than Money album.

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Lil Wayne’s “Believe Me” Single Featuring Drake Now On iTunes!

Lil Wayne Believe Me Single Featuring Drake Now On iTunes

After premiering the song just under 4 weeks ago, Lil Wayne‘s latest single called “Believe Me” featuring Drake has finally been added to iTunes.

Click here to purchase Lil Wayne’s new single “Believe Me” on iTunes!

The Vinylz and Boi-1da-co-produced track is rumored to be the first single off Weezy‘s forthcoming Tha Carter V album. I wonder if we will see a music video for “Believe Me” too?

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