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Throwback Thursday: A 16-Year Old Lil Wayne Talks About His Hood 17th Ward Of New Orleans [Video]

16 Year Old Lil Wayne Talks About His Hood 17th Ward Of New Orleans

In this #ThrowbackThursday clip, we can see a rare Lil Wayne interview with James “Kraze” Billings from back in 1999 when Wayne was just 16-years-old.

While in the 3rd Ward of New Orleans, Weezy can be seeing showing off his “Cash Money” and “17” tattoos on his stomach, as well as talking about his hood 17th Ward and his debut solo studio album, Tha Block Is Hot.

You can check out the #TBT video after the jump below! How crazy is it seeing Tunechi before the dreads and face tattoos?

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Lil Wayne Performs At Paris Hilton’s Birthday Party, Gets A New Face Tattoo [Pictures]

Lil Wayne Performs At Paris Hiltons Birthday Party, Gets A New Face Tattoo

Last night, Lil Wayne performed live on a couch inside of Paris Hilton‘s crib in Los Angeles for her 32nd birthday party. Weezy F Baby performed around 10 songs for the lucky people in attendance with Marley G standing next to him.

Earlier in the day, Tune also invited tattoo artist Jeff Plunkett to his Beverly Hills house. By looking at these photos, it looks like Wayne got “17” tattooed on the side of his face. This is of course for 17th Ward – the neighborhood he grew up in Hollygrove, New Orleans.

Hit the jump to view more pictures of Tunechi performing at Paris‘ party!

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