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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Names His Starting 5 For A Rap All-Star Team [Video]

Lil Wayne Names His Starting 5 For A Rap All Star Team

For #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare Lil Wayne conversation with Big Bink from 97.9 The Beat in Dallas, Texas back in 2008.

The radio interview, which includes Tunechi talking about his Tha Carter III album, also appeared in Streets Magazine.

Weezy names his starting five for a rap all-star team – Tyga, Kanye West, 50 Cent, Bun B, and Shaquille O’Neal. Check it all out below!

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Lil Wayne Talks Mental Health, Therapy, Speaking French, Tha Carter VI & More On “Impact” By Nightline

Lil Wayne Talks Mental Health, Therapy, Speaking French, Tha Carter VI & More On Impact By Nightline

Lil Wayne sat down with Megan Ryte for a new episode of “Impact” by Nightline over Lil Weezyana Fest weekend in New Orleans, Louisiana.

In their conversation, Wayne answered questions like who he is in 2022, why he decided to open up about his mental health issues, not needing to go to therapy, speaking French, and bringing out a Make-A-Wish kid (Donavon Fitzpatrick) at his music festival.

“After the show, I was able to look him in his eyes and tell him [Donavon Fitzpatrick]: ‘No matter how many people were out in the crowd tonight, no matter how many people are standing to my left or my right on stage, it was you.'”

Weezy was also asked when is his Tha Carter VI album coming out to which he answered: “I don’t do the dates, because I record so much music. Mack and them… they just know, they just gon’ pick and let me know ‘oh this your new album'”. Mack Maine then appeared and said: “when it’s ready”.

You can watch some excerpts from Tunechi‘s appearance on “Impact” by Nightline after the jump below. If you wish to watch the full interview, it is streaming now on Hulu here (but you need an account)!

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Juelz Santana Speaks About His Work On Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter III” & Why “I Can’t Feel My Face” Never Got Released [Video]

Juelz Santana Speaks About His Work On Lil Wayne Tha Carter III & Why I Cant Feel My Face Never Got Released

Juelz Santana sits down with Vlad TV to discuss his contributions to Lil Wayne‘s Tha Carter III album and reveal what happened with I Can’t Feel My Face.

In their interview, which you can watch below, Juelz talks about needing a plaque for his work on C3, as well as confirms him and Tunechi did have a joint project together completed that got leaked online.

The Harlem rapper explains that the collaboration album did not get an official release, because of “too much politics”, and then goes on to say the same thing happened with Weezy and T-Pain‘s T-Wayne project. He also pointed out what their full plan with ICFMF was within the music industry!

“Politics-wise, we didn’t get to put the album out on a major label because there was too much politics at the time. You had Def Jam, Universal, Cash Money, and Diplomats, you know what I’m saying.”

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Missy Elliott Praises Lil Wayne While He Attends Her Private Dinner Party In Las Vegas

Missy Elliott Praises Lil Wayne While He Attends Her Private Dinner Party In Las Vegas

Missy Elliott held a private dinner party for the 20-year anniversary of her Under Construction album in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 6th that was hosted by Patron.

To her surprise, Lil Wayne accepted Missy‘s invitation and turned up to the event. You can see more pictures and some footage of Wayne with Elliott after the jump below.

“Lil Wayne you have birthed a whole generation after you and it’s easy for people to acknowledge someone’s GREATNESS when they’re no longer around but I want you to know YOU ARE LEGENDARY no matter who thinks differently YOUR BLUEPRINT is PRESENT! No debate. Y’all guess who rolled up on me to help me celebrate??? I was so shocked because I invited him but I didn’t think he would come and he did. Blessed to Be out with this LEGEND/GAMECHANGER!” – Missy Elliott

As we already know, Weezy is a huge fan of the Virginia music artist and has praised her many times for being one of his biggest creative inspirations in past interviews (see here, here, here, here, here, and here)!

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Lil Twist Confirms Lil Wayne Is Working On A New “Rebirth / Velvet” Type Of Album [Video]

Lil Twist Confirms Lil Wayne Is Working On A New Rebirth - Velvet Type Of Album

Lil Twist was the recent special guest on the Smash & Dash podcast, which is an uncensored weekly series that is hosted by former NFL players Chris Johnson and LenDale White.

During his interview, Twizzy talked about the music industry, his come up, signing to Young Money before Drake, recording diss songs for Drizzy as a joke because he was dropping before him, his ex-relationship with Justin Bieber, stories from their friendship, Tyga meeting Kylie Jenner after him, his top 5 artists dead or alive, a Young Mula bus story, and more.

The Young Money artist also confirmed Lil Wayne is working on a rock album, which is going to be similar to a “Rebirth / Velvet” type of project, recently recording a new song with Wayne that has a rock vibe, and witnessing the YM boss record so much music because he does not sleep. You can check out their full conversation after the jump below! Are you excited to hear Weezy is working on a new rock project?

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