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Jereme Knibbs & Tyreek “TJ” Morrison Talk Skating With Lil Wayne, “Tha Carter V”, Being Signed To His Team & More

Jereme Knibbs & Tyreek TJ Morrison Talk Skating With Lil Wayne, Tha Carter 5, Being Signed To His Team & More

2 members from Lil Wayne‘s Young Money skateboarding crew, Jereme Knibbs and Tyreek “TJ” Morrison, recently spoke to VICE all about skateboarding with Wayne and what it’s like being signed to his team.

The skaters revealed how they first met Tunechi, how he has helped them, why they think they’re a liability, and more. TJ also mentioned that if you think Tune skates a lot, he says he still spends more time in the studio, as well as that Tha Carter V is coming and “he has some heat”.

You can read the full story after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Hits Up The 2016 “Dew Tour” In Long Beach, California [Pictures]

Lil Wayne Hits Up The 2016 Dew Tour In Long Beach California

On July 24th, Lil Wayne visited the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center in California to check out the 2016 “Dew Tour” with Dan Abadi, Theotis Beasley, Torey Pudwill, and Tyreek Morrison.

Weezy was in attendance at the event, which was powered by his former sponsor Mountain Dew, to check out the various skateboarding teams compete.

You can view 2 more photos of Tunechi at this year’s “Dew Tour” after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Talks “Sqvad Up” Game, Using The Name “Sqad Up”, His Skate Crew & More At E3 [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Sqvad Up Game, Using The Name Sqad Up, His Skate Crew & More At E3

Lil Wayne and his skater crew Jereme Knibbs, Yosef “YoYo” Ratleff, Tyreek Morrison, Andre Colbert, Edgar Benitez, and Evan Hernandez sat down with Rachel “Seltzer” Quirico from Twitch for a live interview during the 2016 E3 video game conference at the Los Angeles Convention Center in California on June 15th.

During their conversation, Weezy discussed everything about his “Sqvad Up” game, his skate team, the name “Sqvad Up”, if he asked his old homies about using the “Sqad Up” name, E3, coming out with a part 2 and a part 3 of his mobile app, his favorite trick to do in skateboarding, and more.

Tunechi also told a disgusting story involving Andre Colbert and his Young Money artist Baby E. You can watch the full interview in a video after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Hits Up Transitions Skatepark In Michigan, Plays Unreleased Music [Videos]

Lil Wayne Hits Up Transitions Skatepark In Michigan & Plays Unreleased Music

Lil Wayne hit up Transitions Skatepark in Dearborn Heights, Michgan on June 11th for a late-night skateboarding session with Evan Hernandez, Jason Peter Suchan, Jordan Garland, and Randy Smith.

During their skating session, unreleased Tunechi music can be heard playing in the background, so hopefully we will hear it in CDQ soon!

Hit the jump to check out a few clips from the skate session. Weezy last visited Transitions Skatepark back in 2011!

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You Can Now Download Lil Wayne’s “Sqvad Up” Game!

Download Lil Wayne Sqvad Up Game

After first getting word about his new business venture a few days ago, Lil Wayne‘s “Sqvad Up” mobile game that was developed by mobile/technology company UTILITY has now been released and is available to buy from Google Play and the iTunes App Store.

The app/game, which is free, includes music from New Orleans artist Nesby Phips and is set in Tunechi‘s hometown Hollygrove. However, an update will soon include the cities of the other places that Tune lives in – Miami and Los Angeles.

Professional skaters Tyreek Morrison, Evan Hernandez, Yosef “YoYo” Ratleff, Andre Colbert, Jereme Knibbs, and Edgar Benitez are all unlockable characters. The goal of the game is to skate and fly on drones through Hollygrove while collecting money, but making sure to avoid birds and other obstacles/hazards.

Click here to see how you can download “Sqvad Up” for your mobile phone! Have you began to play it yet? If so, leave a comment below with what it is like.

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