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DJ Folk Reveals Why Songs Like “Life Of. Mr Carter” & “Kidnap Cupid” Didn’t Make Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album

DJ Folk Reveals Why Songs Like Life Of Mr Carter & Kidnap Cupid Didnt Make Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album

Production coordinator DJ Folk wrote an article for DJ Booth after Lil Wayne‘s Tha Carter V album was released to talk about his work on the project, as well as how it felt seeing C5 on hold with the Wayne vs. Birdman lawsuit.

In the article, Folk revealed why some of the songs that we have heard snippets for, such as “Life Of Mr. Carter” (prod. P.C.), “Kidnap Cupid” (co-prod. Megaman and Zalezy), and “World On My Shoulders” (prod. BP) did not make Tha Carter V.

DJ Folk also mentioned that he sent Weezy the “Gotti” and “Hittas” beats, which were produced by Jayones, in the same e-mail back in late 2013, so he is glad that he is now a part of the album with A&Ring “Hittas“. You can read everything that Folk said below!

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Sevn Thomas Explains How Excited He Is To Have Produced A Beat On Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album [Video]

Sevn Thomas Explains How Excited He Is To Have Produced A Beat On Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album

Sevn Thomas recently sat down with Complex for an interview about producing beats for big music artists like Lil Wayne, JAY Z, Beyonce, Drake, Travis Scott, Mac Miller, Nicki Minaj, and more.

During their conversation, Sevn explained why he is super-excited to have a beat on Tunechi‘s Tha Carter V album, which is “Let It Fly” featuring Travis, and how it’s an honor and privilege because C5 will be looked back in time as Tune‘s first album after Cash Money Records.

The producer also revealed he used inspiration from DMX’s “Let Me Fly” song for creating the “Let It Fly” instrumental. You can watch what Thomas said about working with Weezy in the video after the jump below (head to the 9:10 mark)!

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Mike Will Made-It Reveals Lil Wayne Has The Intro On “Creed II” Soundtrack, Previews The Song [Video]

Mike Will Made It Reveals Lil Wayne Has The Intro On The Creed 2 Soundtrack, Previews The Song

Last night, Mike WiLL Made-It hosted an album listening party for the Creed II soundtrack at Gallery 874 in Atlanta, Georgia.

During the listening session at the art gallery, the producer revealed Lil Wayne has the intro song on the upcoming film soundtrack.

Even though we can only hear the beat, Mike WiLL played a preview of the track and also announced what the record is called, but I couldn’t make out what he said.

The Creed II movie soundtrack is due to be released later this month! Could you make out what the producer said the song is titled and can you see Wayne killing the beat below?

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Iman Shumpert Rates The Bars From Lil Wayne’s “Off, Off, Off” Song [Video]

Iman Shumpert Rates The Bars From Lil Wayne Off, Off, Off

Iman Shumpert recently appeared on BET’s “Rate The Bars: NBA Edition” series to rate lyrics from artists such as Drake, Lil Uzi Vert, Machine Gun Kelly, Nicki Minaj, Lloyd Banks, Kobe Bryant, Lil B, and Lou Williams.

During the clip, which you can check out below, Iman rated the following lyrics from Lil Wayne‘s “Off, Off Off” song 5 out of 5 before then calling his beat selection and delivery “so crazy”:

“Tatted up like J.R Smith; What was that sound? That was swish; Shout out to Shumpert and Tris’; They got the rebounds and defense”

The professional basketball player for the Sacramento Kings also added that Tunechi is a good guy and a lot of music artists try and make that “soundtrack to a game” vibe, but Tune is one of the artists who is really great at it!

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Producer Infamous Says There Is An Extended Version Of Lil Wayne & Kendrick Lamar’s “Mona Lisa” Collaboration

Producer Infamous Says There Is An Extended Version Of Lil Wayne & Kendrick Lamar Mona Lisa Collaboration

Infamous recently chopped it up wit DJ Booth about his work on Lil Wayne‘s new album, Tha Carter V, especially the “Mona Lisa” song featuring Kendrick Lamar.

The producer discussed when Tunechi first started working on “Mona Lisa“, how they decided to put Kendrick on it, working on the beat and vocals during the 4-year lawsuit, how it feels now that the collaboration is finally out, and more.

Also during their conversation, Infamous revealed that there was 35 seconds taken off of “Mona Lisa“, so when they shoot a music video, he thinks those 35 seconds will return. The producer even added if C5 hadn’t of come out this year or next year, he would of leaked the track himself, as well as that there is so much more Weezy music on the way!

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Producer Bangladesh Explains Why Lil Wayne’s “A Milli” Is An Iconic Moment For Hip-Hop & For The Culture

Producer Bangladesh Explains Why Lil Wayne A Milli Is An Iconic Moment For Hip Hop & For The Culture

Last month on February 13th, “A Milli” from Lil Wayne‘s Tha Carter III album that was produced by Bangladesh turned 10-years-old.

To celebrate it’s anniversary, the producer explained to Rap-Up why he did not like the single on the first listen, what made him change his mind, how it created a lot of new Weezy fans, the influence it has gave on rappers and producers, and more.

You can see what Bangladesh said about Tunechi‘s “A Milli” song after the jump below!

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