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Lil Wayne Talks “Best Rapper Alive” Mentality, Influence, Skateboarding & More With The Players Company [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Best Rapper Alive Mentality, Influence, Skateboarding & More With The Players Company

A few months ago, Lil Wayne and Darren Waller sat down with Darnell Smith for a “Players Day Off” interview at NRG Recording Studios in Los Angeles, California.

During their conversation, Weezy discussed his “welcome to the rap game” was being on tour with the Hot Boys, his “best rapper alive” mentality when approaching every song as he is always competing against himself, meditating, and his influence on the new generation of rappers.

Tunechi also revealed to The Players Company where his love for skateboarding came from, who the greatest skaters in hip-hop alive are, and played a game at the end of their convo, which showed Tune did not know remember lyrics from his “Steady Mobbin’” and “Lollipop (Remix)” songs!

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Colby Covington Announces Lil Wayne Will Walk Him Out At UFC 268 [Video]

Colby Covington Announces Lil Wayne Will Walk Him Out At UFC 268

Colby Covington recently chopped it up with Kacper Rosolowski and Denis Shkuratov from Submission Radio for a virtual interview about his upcoming rematch fight against Kamaru Usman at UFC 268 on November 6th.

During their interview, which you can watch below, Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter Covington announced Lil Wayne will be walking him out to the cage while performing “Sky Is The Limit” aka “Ride For My N*ggas” off Da Drought 3 live.

The professional mixed martial artist also had a lot of praise for Wayne by revealing he is the best rapper alive, was his favorite rapper and music artist while growing up, he should be the president, and is a great person with smart philosophies and ideas!

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The Game Places Lil Wayne As No. 3 In His Top 10 Best Rappers Alive List

The Game Places Lil Wayne As Number 3 In His Top 10 Best Rappers Alive List

The Game recently took to social media to name his top ten best rappers alive list, which included Lil Wayne at No. 3.

Above Wayne were JAY-Z and Nas while the rest went as: Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, Snoop Dogg, Drake, Andre 3000, J. Cole, and Lil Baby.

The Compton rapper also mentioned that he would be able to go bar for bar with all of the names above! What do you think of Game‘s top 10 best rappers alive list?

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Throwback Thursday: Scans Of Lil Wayne’s Cover Story For The Source Magazine’s April 2008 Issue

Scans Of Lil Wayne Cover Story For The Source Magazine April 2008 Issue

I have decided to share scans from Lil Wayne‘s cover story for the April 2008 issue of The Source magazine for #ThrowbackThursday today, which took place during a recording session on his tour bus for “Let The Beat Build” and “Lollipop” off Tha Carter III.

In his interview, Weezy spoke on his recording process, ghostwriting for Dr. Dre, being born to rap, why he is the best rapper alive, and shared his thoughts on people saying he is doing too many drugs.

“Everybody talking ’bout ‘the boy on too much drugs, Baby need to take him to rehab’ and all this shit. I want you to know one thing: a junkie can’t do what the fuck I do. Can’t no drug, can’t no bitch, can’t no money faze me. I am the ultimate high. It ain’t what I’m on, it’s what I do, and making great music is what the fuck I do.”

Tune also talked to C. Vernon Coleman II about playing the guitar, believing every album he has put out is a classic, his daughter Reginae Carter, owning all of his publishing and masters, and more!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Spits A Freestyle For SMACK DVD In 2005 [Video]

Lil Wayne Spits A Freestyle For SMACK DVD In 2005

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare Lil Wayne freestyle he spat for SMACK DVD back in the summer of 2005 in Harlem.

If you call yourself a big Weezy fan, then you should recognize that he uses bars from his “Best Rapper Alive” and “Tha Mobb” songs off Tha Carter II album in his freestyle.

You can watch Tunechi spit the freestyle for the iconic street DVD series in a video after the jump below. Enjoy!

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