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Directors Talk About Working With Lil Wayne On Set Of Commercials

Directors Talk About Working With Lil Wayne On Set Of Commercials

Complex recently chopped it up with people that have worked with Lil Wayne on set of his commercials to see what it was like working with him.

Sara Gilbert, who is the Public Relations Manager for Sovereign Brands, talked about how Weezy acted as his own director to improve the scenes while on set of the Bumbu ads and the “A Word With Wayne” series:

“It must be from his experience being a professional for all of his adult life. He can hear something and put his own spin to it instantaneously. He might hear something upstairs or down the hallway-[maybe] someone shifted their weight and they have their keys in their pocket. He’ll stop and wait for the noise to clear and then he’ll resume or we’ll take it from the top. He doesn’t miss a stride, it doesn’t throw him off his game. The fact that he self-corrects, he’s directing himself, is amazing.”

Matt Aselton, who directed Tunechi in the commercials for Samsung, spoke on how his crew were unconvinced at first if Tune would be able to act the scenes, as well as how he reminds him of an athlete:

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Lil Wayne’s Young Money APAA Sports Athletes Duke Riley & Dede Westbrook To Release Songs Off “Dedication 6” Tonight

Lil Wayne Young Money APAA Sports Athletes Duke Riley & Dede Westbrook To Release Songs Off Dedication 6 Tonight

Tonight at 9PM, there will be new music being released from Lil Wayne‘s upcoming Dedication 6 mixtape, due to drop on Christmas Day.

Two of Weezy‘s Young Money APAA Sports athletes, Duke Riley and Dede Westbrook, will premiere the songs on their social media first.

One of the records will be a solo Wayne freestyle over 21 Savage’s “Bank Account” beat and another one will be called “Blackin’ Out” featuring Euro.

You can check out the American football players confirm this news after the jump below! Who is hyped to hear these D6 tracks from Tunechi?

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Kalani Brown Reveals She Listens To A Lot Of Lil Wayne Music, Says “Sky Is The Limit” Is Her Favorite Song Right Now

Kalani Brown Reveals She Listens To A Lot Of Lil Wayne Music, Says Sky Is The Limit Is Her Favorite Song Right Now

Kalani Brown recently did an interview with ESPN to reveal who her favorite music artists are and what her top 5 songs are at the moment.

The women’s basketball player mentioned that she listens to a lot of old Lil Wayne music and her favorite song right now is Wayne‘s “Sky Is The Limit” aka “Ride For My Niggas” off Da Drought 3.

You can read exactly what Kalani said after the jump below!

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John Wall Tattoos A Baby Picture Of Lil Wayne On His Body [Pictures]

John Wall Tattoos A Baby Picture Of Lil Wayne On His Body

After seeing both Drake and Odell Beckham Jr. get portraits of Lil Wayne tattooed on their bodies, another celebrity has showed off his new Wayne ink.

Professional basketball player John Wall has tattooed the baby picture of Weezy from Tha Carter III artwork on his body next to tattoos of Tupac Shakur and a wolf.

Tupac , Baby wayne @liltunechi , Wolf Wall …..All these tattoo define my up bringing thru music and who I am !! #wallway #5Deep #BYB salute to them !!

You can check out the Washington Wizards player’s new ink after the jump below! What are your thoughts on it?

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Lil Wayne Signs Duke Riley To His Young Money Sports Agency

Lil Wayne Signs Duke Riley To His Young Money Sports Agency

Yesterday, Lil Wayne announced he had signed LSU Tigers linebacker Duke Riley to Young Money APAA Sports & Entertainment, which is his sports agency that he founded in early 2016.

Duke is the third client that Weezy has signed up to his agency as he has previously signed NBA prospect Terrance Ferguson and NFL player linebacker Reggie Northrup.

This means Tunechi and his business will now handle all of Riley‘s marketing and branding. Click here to see Tune speak on why he decided to start up his Young Money Sports venture!

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Lil Wayne Signs Terrance Ferguson To His Young Money Sports Agency

Lil Wayne Signs Terrance Ferguson To His Young Money Sports Agency

After signing Reggie Northrup to his Young Money Sports agency a few months ago, Lil Wayne has now added another hot prospect to his empire – Terrance Ferguson.

Weezy, who can be seen with Terrance in the picture above, will be handling the 18-year-old’s marketing and branding after the NBA prospect announced he will be skipping college to go straight into playing professional basketball in Australia.

Ferguson also did an interview with TMZ, which you can watch below, that included him discussing why he signed to YMS, what his plans with Tune are, and taking YM artist Stephanie Acevedo to prom!

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