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DJ Drama Compares Lil Wayne To Kobe Bryant [Video]

DJ Drama Compares Lil Wayne To Kobe Bryant

To promote his upcoming Quality Street Music 2 album, due out this Friday (July 22nd), DJ Drama sat down with Bleacher Report to compare basketball players to rappers in the music industry.

Drama revealed that he thinks Lil Wayne would be Kobe Bryant. He also said that he thinks Drake would compare to LeBron James, Jay Z to Michael Jordan, Kendrick Lamar to Steph Curry, Meek Mill to Kevin Durant, and Soulja Boy to Dwight Howard.

Hit the jump to check out DJ Drama explain why he thinks Weezy compares to Kobe! Who else feels like playing Tunechi‘s “Kobe Bryant” tribute song right now haha?

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DJ Drama Speaks On “Dedication 6” & The Lil Wayne Feature On His “Quality Street Music 2” Album

DJ Drama Speaks On Dedication 6 & The Lil Wayne Feature On His Quality Street Music 2 Album

DJ Drama recently did an interview with HipHop-N-More and during their conversation, Drama discussed the Lil Wayne feature on his upcoming Quality Street Music 2 album and updated us on Dedication 6.

The disc jockey explained that he gave Wayne the beat for “Intro” while he was at Tree Sound Studios in Georgia and the bars that “mixtape Weezy” rapped on the song are “amazing”.

Drama also confirmed that there will be a Dedication 6 mixtape from himself and Tunechi, but gave no more details about a release. You can read what the disc jockey said after the jump below!

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Transgender Producer D. Smith Speaks On Her “Shoot Me Down” Tattoo & Lil Wayne [Video]

Transgender Producer D Smith Speaks On Her Shoot Me Down Tattoo & Lil Wayne

Transgender producer D. Smith sat down with BOSSIP‘s “Don’t Be Scared” series at the end of last month to speak on Lil Wayne and her “Shoot Me Down” ink that you can check out below.

The Atlanta producer revealed that she got “Shoot Me Down” tattooed across her chest after the success of Tunechi‘s Tha Carter III album. She produced and sang on “Shoot Me Down“, which of course appears on C3.

D. Smith also mentioned Weezy is a “very smart, humble, balanced, and really genuine person”, as well as wished him the best with his current situation with record label Cash Money Records as she is getting ready to send him some new music!

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Lil Wayne Explains Why He Compares Michael Vick To Allen Iverson In Bleacher Report’s Documentary

Lil Wayne Explains Why He Compares Michael Vick To Allen Iverson In Bleacher Report Documentary

If you didn’t already know, Bleacher Report‘s documentary on Michael Vick is now available to watch through their free app here.

We previously saw a sneak peek of Lil Wayne discussing the American football quarterback’s influence in the hip-hop world last week, and now we can see a new clip of Wayne comparing Vick to Allen Iverson.

You can check out why Weezy compares Michael Vick to Allen Iverson in a video after the jump below!

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Transgender Producer D. Smith Talks Working On Old & New Music With Lil Wayne [Video]

Transgender Producer D Smith Talks Working On Old & New Music With Lil Wayne

D. Smith, who is a transgender producer from Atlanta, recently sat down with Vlad TV for an interview about working with Lil Wayne on his “Shoot Me Down” song off Tha Carter III back in 2008 (she produced the beat and also sang the hook).

At the start of their conversation, Smith spoke on her songwriter friend Stacy Barthe first playing a rough version of the track for Wayne, recalled Weezy kicking everyone out of the studio so that he could record the song, explained how she got a free performance of his “Lollipop” single before the whole world had even heard it, and more.

She also discussed Tunechi writing a section about her in his Billboard interview, his recent seizures, and working on some new stuff for Tune as he is someone that she “really cares a lot about”. You can watch the full interview below!

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