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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Talks Wanting Sqad Up To Be More Like Tupac & Outlawz Rather Than Eminem & D-12 [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Wanting Sqad Up To Be More Like Tupac & Outlawz Rather Than Eminem & D-12

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare interview from Lil Wayne on MTV Direct back in 2002.

In the #TBT video (watch below), Tunechi chats to “La La” Anthony and DJ Clue to promote his new album at the time, 500 Degreez.

Weezy also discusses how he rates the project, starting his own record label Young Money, why his Sqad Up group will be more like Tupac and the Outlawz rather than Eminem and D-12, and currently being single!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Speaks On His Brother Semaj, Being Inspired By Bone To Braid His Hair & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Speaks On His Brother Semaj, Being Inspired By Bone To Braid His Hair & More

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare Lil Wayne interview from back in 2002 when he was just 19-years-old and around the time he was releasing his 500 Degreez album.

In their conversation, Weezy speaks on how his “Way Of Life” single featuring Birdman and TQ is the very first song on Cash Money Records to have a sample, his Mercedes G-Wagon 500, loyalty, and much more.

Tunechi also discusses his mother Cita giving him his very first little brother on March 29th (Semaj) and being inspired by Bone to braid his hair. You can check our this rare interview after the jump below, enjoy!

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Supa Blanco Recalls Lil Wayne Writing His First Rap & How They Nearly Started A “Fly Boys” Group Together [Video]

Supa Blanco Recalls Lil Wayne Writing His First Rap & How They Nearly Started A Fly Boys Group

Supa Blanco recently sat down with Nolazine TV for a 30-minute interview, which you can watch below.

In their conversation, Blanco revealed Lil Wayne wrote his very first rap for him, as well as mentioned there were discussions for him and Wayne to create their own rap group called “Fly Boys” in hopes to become the next “Big Tymers”.

The original Sqad Up member also spoke on why the SQ4 mixtape is better than Tunechi‘s 500 Degreez album, his relationship with Tune today, how the Sqad Up group nearly signed to Jay Z after Weezy had left, Fee Banks, New Orleans East, B.G., and much more!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Appears On BET’s “106 & Park” To Promote His “500 Degreez” Album

Lil Wayne Appears On BET 106 & Park To Promote 500 Degreez Album

Similar to the posts earlier this month and at the end of March, I have decided to do another #ThrowbackThursday article for today here on LilWayneHQ.com.

For this week’s throwback post, you can watch Lil Wayne pay a visit to BET’s “106 & Park” television show back in 2002 to promote his 500 Degreez album. He was joined later on by Birdman, Mannie Fresh and TQ.

In his interview, Wayne spoke on why the 500 Degreez project title is similar to Juvenile’s 400 Degreez album name, having the very first sample on Cash Money Records with “Don’t Look Any Further” on his “Way Of Life” single, and more! Have you seen it before?

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Throwback Thursday: A Very Rare Lil Wayne Interview About Young Money, Sqad Up, Being Engaged To Nivea & More [Video]

A Very Rare Lil Wayne Interview About Young Money, Sqad Up, Being Engaged To Nivea & More

For #ThrowbackThursday, here is a rare Lil Wayne interview with Peaches Records music retailer in New Orleans, Louisiana that took place in April, 2003.

During their conversation, Weezy discussed his Young Money record label, Juvenile signing back to Cash Money Records, the Sqad Up group, advice for someone wanting to start a label or get into the entertainment business, his Tha Carter album, being engaged to Nivea, and more.

Some of you will have already seen the freestyle part at the end, which is Tunechi spitting his “Monster Music” song off SQ6 over The Notorios B.I.G.’s “I Got A Story To Tell” instrumental.

You can check out the super rare Tune interview for #ThrowbackThursday after the jump below, courtesy of the bro Martian Master. Have you seen it before? Don’t lie!

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