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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Reveals How He Picks The People To Be Around Him [Video]

Lil Wayne Reveals How He Picks The People To Be Around Him

For #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare video of a Lil Wayne interview from back in 2005.

In the sit-down conversation, Weezy talked all about his current team at the time and how he chooses the people around him.

The individuals Tunechi spoke on are: Marley G, NO Capo aka Capito, Curren$y, Reel, Melissa Philipian, Mack Maine, and Cortez Bryant. Check out the rare clip below!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Makes A Big Announcement During “Admission Granted” Special In 2005 [Video]

Lil Wayne Makes A Shocking Announcement During Admission Granted Special In 2005

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a Lil Wayne “Admission Granted” special that aired on WJTV 12 via CBS back in 2005.

In the video, Weezy can be seen performing live at Upper Level Bar & Grill in Jackson, Mississippi, as well as also announcing he had signed to Jay Z and Def Jam while on stage.

You can check out Tunechi performing and making this huge announcement at the time in the #TBT clip below! Are you glad Tune stayed loyal to Birdman and Cash Money in the end?

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Discusses Lean, Curren$y & Being The Best Rapper On “We Got Next” [Video]

Lil Wayne Discusses Lean, Currensy & Being The Best Rapper On We Got Next

For #ThrowbackThursday today, check out this “We Got Next” special on Lil Wayne that was directed and produced back in 2005 by Lee Harris aka Lee Major.

In the #TBT clip, Weezy speaks all about lean with “Anything” off his The Suffix mixtape playing in the background by saying it originated in Houston only, he has been drinking it since 16, and how he is a weekly subscriber just like a magazine.

Tunechi also talks about why he believes he is the best rapper in the game and his Young Money artist Curren$y. You can check it out after the jump below!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Spits A Freestyle For SMACK DVD In 2005 [Video]

Lil Wayne Spits A Freestyle For SMACK DVD In 2005

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare Lil Wayne freestyle he spat for SMACK DVD back in the summer of 2005 in Harlem.

If you call yourself a big Weezy fan, then you should recognize that he uses bars from his “Best Rapper Alive” and “Tha Mobb” songs off Tha Carter II album in his freestyle.

You can watch Tunechi spit the freestyle for the iconic street DVD series in a video after the jump below. Enjoy!

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Feature Friday #224: Strings – Hey Ya (Feat Lil Wayne, Juvenile, Turk & Big Tymers)

Strings Hey Ya Feat Lil Wayne, Juvenile, Turk & Big Tymers

It’s that time of the week again! Today’s “Feature Friday” edition is a song from Strings aka Tateeze called “Hey Ya” featuring verses from Lil Wayne, Juvenile and Turk, as well as an intro plus outro from Birdman and Mannie Fresh.

The Steve “Stone” Huff-produced track was recorded for the female rapper’s The Black Widow album, which ended up staying unreleased, due to problems with the record label.

“Let’s get the choppers, we gettin’ ready to blow out the town; Keep everything on the hush and dig the dope from the ground; We show up around things, so we snow up the town”

You can listen to “Hey Ya” below.

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