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Lil Wayne Speaks On COVID-19, How Self-Quarantining Is Currently Going For Him, Unreleased Music, Kobe Bryant & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Speaks On COVID-19, How Self-Quarantining Is Going For Him, Unreleased Music, Kobe Bryant & More

For episode 24 of Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson‘s “All The Smoke” podcast, they had Lil Wayne as the special guest and chopped it up with him for around 25-minutes. At the start of the video, Stack called Wayne the “best rapper of all time” and his “favorite rapper” while towards the end, Matt mentioned he named one of his sons “Carter” after Tha Carter III album.

During their conversation, which you can watch below, Weezy spoke on how his family are currently doing with this coronavirus lockdown, how he has “been self-quarantining for years”, his mother Cita and brother Semaj being in New Orleans where the virus is “really bad” at the moment, N.O. legend 5th Ward Weebie possibly passing away from this virus, and maybe recording a theme song for “All The Smoke“.

Tunechi also revealed he is hitting the studio up everyday while in lockdown, has an unreleased song with a bar saying “ballin’ like Stack Jack”, his sports knowledge comes from his grandma Mercedes Carter, he used to play American football back in the day, how Kobe Bryant made an impact on him, his current favorite NBA players, he is currently listening to Lil Baby, XXXTentacion and Young Dolph, and wanting to do a live concert from home with 5-6 unreleased songs!

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Duke Riley Speaks On Friendship With Lil Wayne, Signing To Young Money Sports, Wayne’s Fashion Sense & More [Video]

Duke Riley Speaks On Friendship With Lil Wayne, Signing To Young Money Sports, Wayne Fashion Sense & More

Duke Riley, who has a portrait of Lil Wayne tattooed on his leg, recently sat down with Molly Sullivan for a one on one interview, which you can watch below.

At the 5:30 mark of their conversation, Duke talked about being one of the very first athletes to sign to Weezy‘s Young Money Sports agency.

The Philadelphia Eagles linebacker also revealed why he stuck with Tunechi‘s sports agency after having meeting with other agency’s, as well as shared his thoughts on Tune‘s fashion sense!

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Lil Wayne Leaves ICM To Sign With CAA

Lil Wayne Leaves ICM To Sign With CAA

Lil Wayne has left ICM (International Creative Management) Partners to sign a new deal with CAA (Creative Artists Agency).

The company will represent Tunechi with a team of agents and handle all of his future show bookings.

At the agency, Weezy joins a current growing hip-hop roster of music artists, such as Future, SZA and Kehlani!

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Lil Wayne Appears On “Undisputed” With His Client Malik Jefferson, Talks Fergie’s NBA All-Star Game Performance, Young Money Sports & More [Videos]

Lil Wayne Appears On Undisputed With His Client Malik Jefferson, Talks Fergie NBA All Star Game Performance, Young Money Sports & More

Earlier today, Lil Wayne and his client Malik Jefferson sat down with Skip Bayless, Shannon Sharpe and Joy Taylor for a conversation on “Skip And Shannon: Undisputed“, which you can watch below.

While on the American sports talk show, Weezy revealed that it is not a competition but rather a goal to have his Young Money Sports agency on the same level as JAY Z‘s Roc Nation Sports agency. Malik even explained why he decided to sign with Young Money Sports.

Tunechi also spoke on why he decided to get into the agency business, Fergie‘s national anthem performance at the 2018 NBA All-Star Game, if the new format saved the All-Star Game, what chances the Cleveland Cavaliers have of winning the title, how Aaron Rodgers will bounce back from his injury, and plenty more!

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Lil Wayne’s Young Money Sports Agency Obtains Competing Management Group

Lil Wayne Young Money Sports Agency Obtains Competing Management Group

Lil Wayne has announced that his Young Money APAA sports agency has bought PlayersRep Sports Management, which was a competing agency that mainly represented American football players.

Since starting his own agency last year, Weezy has signed plenty of athletes including linebackers Reggie Northrup and Duke Riley, defensive lineman Lewis Neal, wide receiver Dede Westbrook, and basketball players Andrew White, Braylon Rayson, Frank Mason, and Kadeem Allen.

With his new acquirement of PlayersRep Sports Management, the Young Money APAA sports agency will now handle more clients including NFL’s Jason McCourty (Cleveland Browns), Todd Davis (Denver Broncos), Duron Harmon and Devin McCourty (New England Patriots), Seth Roberts (Oakland Raiders), and Lane Johnson (Philadelphia Eagles).

This new deal will allow Young Money APAA Sports to expand it’s offices from Dallas to Chicago, Cleveland and North Carolina. Tunechi also went on Twitter to tweet about this new deal by saying: “Stok’d about this acquisition!”

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Lil Wayne Says NFL Player Duke Riley Reminds Him Of Drake

Lil Wayne Says NFL Player Duke Riley Reminds Him Of Drake

Lil Wayne recently spoke to ESPN about why he signed Duke Riley to his Young Money APAA Sports agency.

In the interview, Weezy revealed he see’s the “superstar” in Duke similar to how he saw the “superstar” in Drake from the very beginning when he signed him to YM:

“Duke’s drive to be the best, his work ethic, charisma and personality reminded me of an artist I signed on the music side of Young Money. The world knows that music artist as Drake. Just as I saw a superstar in Drake from the beginning, I see the same for Duke Riley.”

Click here to read ESPN’s full article on the American football linebacker!

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