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Kyambo “Hip Hop” Joshua Talks Managing Lil Wayne Earlier On His Career [Video]

Kyambo Hip Hop Joshua Talks Managing Lil Wayne Earlier On His Career

Kyambo “Hip Hop” Joshua recently sat down with Elliott Wilson and Brian “B.Dot” Miller for an interview on episode 80 of their “Rap Radar” podcast.

During their conversation, which you can check out after the jump below, Kyambo told the story of how NFL running back Larry Johnson phoned him up to ask if he can help him manage Lil Wayne.

Joshua also spoke on his management company Hip Hop Since 1978 “unofficially” managing Tunechi as Cortez Bryant was doing other things for Tune at the time, as well as how Atlantic Records wanted to sign Wayne at one early point in his career!

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Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons’ “Sucker For Pain” Music Video To Premiere This Friday

Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons Sucker For Pain Music Video To Premiere This Friday

After only finding out about this collaboration a few days ago, it looks like a music video for Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa and Imagine Dragons‘ “Sucker For Pain” song featuring Logic, Ty Dolla $ign and X Ambassadors has already been shot.

Kevin Weaver, who is the executive vice president of Atlantic Records, shared the above picture on his Instagram page with a caption reading: “Friday. #suckerforpain #skwad #ofcourseido”.

So it seems like we won’t have to wait until August 5th, which is when the Suicide Squad: The Album official soundtrack will be released, to hear this track as the music video will be premiering in just a few days!

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Curren$y Explains How “Bottom Of The Bottle” With Lil Wayne & August Alsina Happened [Video]

Currensy Explains How Bottom Of The Bottle With Lil Wayne & August Alsina Came About

Mass Appeal recently caught up with Curren$y around the same time he released his “Bottom Of The Bottle” single featuring Lil Wayne and August Alsina for an interview about the collaboration.

Spitta announced that he had just left a meeting with his label Atlantic Records for his upcoming Canal Street Confidential album, as well as revealed what the reception was like in the room when he played them “Bottom Of The Bottle“.

Also during the conversation, Curern$y also explained how “Bottom Of The Bottle” came about featuring his fellow New Orleans natives. You can watch the interview after the jump below! Do you think the song is a radio hit?

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