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Turk Explains How He Stopped The Beef Between Lil Wayne & Kodak Black [Video]

Turk Explains How He Stopped The Beef Between Lil Wayne & Kodak Black

We have previously seen two parts of Turk‘s interview with Mikey T The Movie Star from Report Card Radio, and now we can check out another part that is all about how he brought Lil Wayne and Kodak Black together.

Turk reveals that Kodak was always a big fan of the Hot Boys and he looked up to himself and Tunechi, as well as shares the story of when he reached out to Black after he said he wanted to fight Tune to prove he is the “best rapper alive”.

The YNT founder also discussed how Weezy didn’t have any problems with Kodak Black as he jumped on the Fuk How It Turn Out” g-mix even though he knew Kodak was already on it. However, Turk believes that he has been blackballed as how is he not supposed to win with a collaboration like that?

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Throwback Thursday: Scans Of Lil Wayne’s Cover Story For Vibe Magazine’s 2006 Issue

Scans Of Lil Wayne Cover Story For Vibe Magazine 2006 Issue

Similar to last week, I have decided to share scans from Lil Wayne‘s cover story for the April 2006 issue of Vibe magazine for #ThrowbackThursday today.

In an interview with Benjamin Meadows-Ingram for the mag, Weezy discussed everything from how difficult it was to work with other producers on Tha Carter II instead of Mannie Fresh, how much of an influence JAY-Z is on him, how close he came to signing with Roc-A-Fella, and if he dissed T.I. on his “Best Rapper Alive” song.

You can check out scans from Tunechi‘s cover story below that also includes him talking about the Hot Boys members dissing him, joining Boyz N Da Hood, if he is Blood affiliated, studying Psychology at the University Of Houston, how his relationship with Trina is different than other relationships he has been in, New Orleans, if he dissed 50 Cent and Nas on “You Don’t Know” off Da Drought 2, and much more!

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Young Dolph Calls Lil Wayne The “Best Rapper Alive” & The “Rap God”

Young Dolph Calls Lil Wayne The Best Rapper Alive And Rap God

In a recent interview, we found out Lil Wayne is a big fan of Young Dolph and it looks like the feeling is mutual!

Taking to social media to post the clip of Wayne saying he listens to Dolph and loves his whole swag, the Memphis rapper named Weezy the “Best Rapper Alive” and “Rap God” in the caption:

“1 time for the Best Rapper Alive aka The Rap God @LilTunechi 💙 new project otw really really soon!!”

Dolph also mentioned he has a new project on the way… do you think there could be a feature from Tunechi on there?

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Mike Banger Talks Working With Lil Wayne, First Starting As An Intern For Him, Witnessing The Pressure Of Being The “Best Rapper Alive” & More

Mike Banger Talks Working With Lil Wayne, First Starting As An Intern For Him, Witnessing The Pressure Of Being The Best Rapper Alive & More

Towards the end of last year, Lil Wayne‘s former RIAA-certified, multi-Platinum and Grammy award-winning recording engineer Mike Banger sat down with Art Morera to appear on episode 46 of the Media Noche Podcast.

If you didn’t already know, Mike has recorded and mixed numerous Tunechi projects including Tha Carter IV, Rebirth, I Am Not A Human Being 1 and 2, We Are Young Money, Sorry 4 The Wait, Dedication 4 and 5, and No Ceilings etc, as well as also produced a few songs for Tune.

In this 1 hour and 30 minute interview, Banger spoke about numerous things such as working with Lil Wayne, witnessing the pressure of Wayne having the “Best Rapper Alive” title, first starting as an intern for Mr. Carter around Tha Carter days (recalls buying him Popeyes in the middle of the night), and much more. The parts about Weezy start from the 19:40 mark and last throughout the whole conversation.

PS: “YM Banger” from I Am Not A Human Being was named after Mike Banger because he produced, recorded and mixed all of the song himself!

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Juice WRLD Speaks On Young Thug Comparing Him To Lil Wayne + More

Juice WRLD Speaks On Young Thug Comparing Him To Lil Wayne + More

Juice WRLD chopped it up with Complex last week for an interview to share his thoughts on Young Thug comparing him to a “2006 to 2009 Lil Wayne“.

After revealing he has “a very big appreciation and admiration of Lil Wayne“, the Chicago rapper mentioned that Wayne is #1 in his top 5 favorite artists of all time list.

You can see exactly what Juice WRLD had to say about Tunechi below. If you recall to last year, he also announced that he wants to “make a song with Wayne so bad”, especially one like Tune‘s “Throw It In The Bag” freestyle off No Ceilings!

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