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Lil Wayne Talks “The Masked Singer”, Nicki Minaj, Dreadlocks, Passion, Lizzo, Harry Potter & More On MTV Fresh Out [Videos]

Lil Wayne Talks The Masked Singer, Nicki Minaj, Dreadlocks, Passion, Lizzo, Harry Potter & More On MTV Fresh Out

Lil Wayne recently sat down on a yacht in Miami with Jamila Mustafa from MTV’s Fresh Out show for a one on one interview, which you can check out after the jump below!

During their conversation, Wayne chatted about why he moved to Miami at 19-years-old, why he doesn’t miss high budget music videos from back in the day, what made him decide to appear on “The Masked Singer“, wanting to get Nicki Minaj on the competition TV show, why he decided to lock his hair, and his favorite part of being a father.

The Young Money CEO also talked about his record label, the most proudest moment of his career so far, if he ever asks the question “why me?”, how he stays relevant in different eras, his passion for creating music, new generation rappers, his Mama Mia” music video, not knowing anything about “Harry Potter”, wanting to work with Lizzo, working on and recording a total of 53 songs in just one night, and much more!

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Lil Wayne Has Surpassed Elvis Presley For The Second-Most Top 40 Hits Ever

Lil Wayne Has Surpassed Elvis Presley For The Second Most Top 40 Hits Ever

Lil Wayne has made another big accomplishment following the release of his latest No. 1 album, Funeral.

According to Billboard, Wayne now has more top 40 appearances on the “Hot 100” chart than Elvis Presley, who currently has a total of 81 entries.

With Weezy‘s “I Do It” song featuring Big Sean and Lil Baby off the Funeral project debuting at No. 33, this means he has reached his 82nd top 40 “Hot 100” hit since the beginning of his career.

It is only Drake who is above Tunechi with a total of 100 hits on the Billboard “Hot 100” chart. You can check out the top 12 artists with the most top 40 entries below! Congratulations to Tune (who has a total of 167 career appearances on “Hot 100”)!

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Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj & Drake Make “Hot 100” History

Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj & Drake Make Hot 100 History

According to Chart Data, Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj and Drake are officially the top 3 rappers with the most charting singles ever in Billboard “Hot 100” history!

To date on the “Hot 100” chart, Drizzy has had a total of 207 entries, Wayne has reached a total of 167 appearances, and Nicki has earned a total of 108 entries.

This is a crazy accomplishment for “The Big Three” and Young Money! Would you like to see all 3 of them work together more?

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Lil Wayne Had The Biggest Hip-Hop Debut Of The Past Decade

Lil Wayne Had The Biggest Hip Hop Debut Of The Past Decade

Now that we are in a new decade, an amazing accomplishment for Lil Wayne has been revealed that involves the previous decade.

Between 2010 to 2020, Tunechi had the biggest hip-hop debut with pure sales inside the United States of America alone, so a big congratulations is in order for him!

By selling 964,000 copies in the very first week, Weezy has topped the list with his Tha Carter IV album beating out other albums, such as Views, Recovery, Nothing Was The Same, Take Care, Magna Carta Holy Grail, MBDTF, Watch The Throne, Pink Friday, and many more.

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Lil Wayne Surpasses 100 Million RIAA Units Across Albums, Singles & Features

Lil Wayne Surpasses 100 Million RIAA Units Across Albums, Singles & Features

According to Chart Data, Lil Wayne has officially surpassed 100 million units across his albums, singles and features as certified by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

This amazing milestone and achievement now means Weezy joins other rappers who have also topped 100 million RIAA units, which includes Drake, Eminem, and Nicki Minaj.

Congratulations to Tunechi on making even more history! However, I must point out that Tune (or his team) have not updated his RIAA certifications in a good while, so I’m sure he has sold a lot more than 100 million.

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Every Song Minus The Intro From Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Has Charted In The “Hot 100”, Ties A Drake Record

Every Song Minus The Intro From Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album Has Charted In The Hot 100, Ties A Drake Record

Every song from Lil Wayne‘s latest album, Tha Carter V, except for the Intro message from Wayne‘s mother Jacida Carter called “I Love You Dwayne“, has debuted in the Billboard “Hot 100” chart.

This is an amazing achievement and it also means that Weezy has tied with his Young Money artist Drake for the most simultaneous “Hot 100” debuts in a single week with 22 each.

You can see where all 22 tracks from C5 have debuted on the Billboard chart after the jump below. Congratz to Tunechi!

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