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STREETRUNNER Talks Being Sued Over “Playing With Fire”, Leaked Lil Wayne Songs, “I Can’t Feel My Face” & More

STREETRUNNER Talks Being Sued Over Playing With Fire, Leaked Lil Wayne Songs, I Cant Feel My Face & More

Kyle Kramer from Noisey chopped it up with STREETRUNNER earlier this month to chat with him about releasing the remastered versions of leaked Lil Wayne songs from 2006-2007 and how he thinks they were leaked in the first place.

The producer also talked talked about getting sued for “Playing With Fire” that ended up in the track being removed from Tha Carter III, the first time he met Tunechi at The Hit Factory Criteria Recording Studios in Miami, if Tune has changed as a person over the years, and wanting to release a Greatest Hits album of all the leaked Wayne songs.

STREETRUNNER even discussed producing Lil Wayne and Juelz Santana‘s “1 Arm“, what he remembers about the I Can’t Feel My Face era, personally wanting to hear the project over Rebirth, his reaction to first hearing Weezy was going to record a rock album, and more!

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Damian Lillard Speaks On Being In The Studio With Lil Wayne, His Work Ethic & Hearing Unreleased Music [Videos]

Damian Lillard Speaks On Being In The Studio With Lil Wayne, His Work Ethic & Hearing Unreleased Music

A couple of days ago, Damian Lillard aka Dame D.O.L.L.A. did a press run in New York City for his upcoming Confirmed album and his new “Run It Up” single featuring Lil Wayne, which you can check out in the clips below.

One of these press run stops included a visit to Shade 45’s “Sway In The Morning” radio show. At the 5:00 mark, Dame spoke to Sway Calloway and Heather B about being in the studio with Weezy and bouncing ideas off of each other to beats, as well as revealed they have “a number of songs” that they have recorded together from his first album to now.

The NBA player and rapper also stopped by Complex to appear on episode 197 of their “Everyday Struggle” series. Throughout his appearance, Lillard discussed plenty of things about Tunechi, such as his work ethic, Cash Money trying to block his verse on “Loyal To The Soil“, listening to his music, what he learned from being in the studio with him, and hearing unreleased Tune music!

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Demi Lovato Says Her “Lonely” Collaboration With Lil Wayne Is “So Dope” & She Is “Excited For It”

Demi Lovato Says Her Lonely Collaboration With Lil Wayne Is So Dope & She Is Excited For It

Last week, we received news that Demi Lovato has a collaboration with Lil Wayne called “Lonely” on her upcoming Tell Me You Love Me album, which will drop later this month on September 29th.

During a sit-down conversation with GRAMMY Museum at the Clive Davis Theater in Los Angeles on September 16th, Demi confirmed that she does indeed have a song featuring Weezy on her forthcoming project.

Lovato also mentioned that her DJ Mustard-produced collabo with Tunechi “is so dope” and she is “so excited for it”. You can check out exactly what she said in a clip after the jump below!

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Lonzo Ball Explains Why Lil Wayne Is His Favorite Rapper & Needs Him To Be Free So He Can Drop “Tha Carter V”

Lonzo Ball Explains Why Lil Wayne Is His Favorite Rapper & Needs Him To Be Free So He Can Drop Tha Carter 5

American professional basketball player Lonzo Ball recently spoke to XXL about who he grew up listening to and who his favorite rapper is.

The Los Angeles Lakers player revealed Lil Wayne has always been his favorite rapper and explained the reasons why.

You can read exactly what Lonzo said below. Earlier this year, Ball also called Wayne an influence!

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Turk Recalls First Meeting Lil Wayne, Recording The Hot Boys Albums, Hearing “I Miss My Dawgs” In Jail & More

Turk Recalls First Meeting Lil Wayne, Recording The Hot Boys Albums, Hearing I Miss My Dawgs In Jail & More

Kyle Kramer from Noisey recently caught up with Turk to reflect on what he remembers about meeting Lil Wayne for the first time, working with him, their friendship, and plenty more.

The YNT founder also spoke on recording the Hot Boys albums with Tunechi, his favorite verse from Tune, hearing “I Miss My Dawgs” for the first time while behind bars, what it was like when everyone left Cash Money Records, the Big Tymers (Birdman and Mannie Fresh), his “Zip It” single, and the “Baller Blockin’” movie.

You can read everything Turk had to say about Weezy and what stories he had to share after the jump below!

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Kodak Black Admits He Was Wrong To Diss Lil Wayne, Reveals Wayne’s “Blowing Up Fast” Made Him Write His First Rap [Video]

Kodak Black Admits He Was Wrong To Diss Lil Wayne, Reveals Wayne Blowing Up Fast Song Made Him Write His First Rap

Earlier this year, Kodak Black dissed Lil Wayne on Instagram Live and even mentioned that he wanted to fight Wayne for the “Best Rapper Alive” title.

Now, Kodak has come out to basically say he was wrong for dissing Tunechi while bumping Tune‘s “I Miss My Dawgs” song off Tha Carter album: “Listen, I fuck with Wayne.”

Black explained that he thought Mr. Carter tried to “smurf a nigga” by acting like he didn’t know who he was in an interview with The New York Times, as well as that he was drunk off Patron and Grey Goose vodka when he dissed Weezy.

Also in the video, which you can check out after the jump below, Kodak Black revealed that it was Lil Wayne‘s “Blowing Up Fast” song off his The Suffix mixtape which made him want to write his very first rap!

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