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New Orleans Congressman Cedric Richmond Calls Lil Wayne One Of Their Musical Ambassadors & “One Of The Best Lyricists Of All Time” [Video]

Congressman Cedric Richmond Calls Lil Wayne One Of New Orleans Musical Ambassadors & One Of The Best Lyricists Of All Time

According to U.S. Representative Cedric Richmond, when it comes to rap, Lil Wayne is one of New Orleans’ musical ambassadors and he puts him in the category of the city’s other musical legends like Aaron Neville, Fats Domino, and Louis Armstrong.

While walking through Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., Cedric also called Tunechi “one of the best lyricists of all time”, as well as revealed how important Tune is to NOLA and how happy he is that him and Birdman have resolved their issues.

You can check out exactly what the U.S. Congressman said about Wayne to TMZ below. He even mentioned that he can’t wait to hear Tha Carter V, he may get it for his flight back home to New Orleans, and if Weezy has what it takes to be Mayor of New Orleans!

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Lil Wayne & Nicki Minaj Win At The 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards

Lil Wayne & Nicki Minaj Win At The 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards

The 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards aired on TV last night and it would of been nearly impossible for Lil Wayne not to win at least one award! Weezy ended up winning a total of five awards at the show as well as his Young Money artist Nicki Minaj winning two awards. Both Tunechi and Nicki didn’t attend the awards show for some unknown reason, but YMCMB’s Tyga did rep the team in his cypher that you can watch here. Hit the jump to view the awards Tune and the Barbie won:

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