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Sevn Thomas Breaks Down Producing Lil Wayne’s “Let It Fly”, Calls Him “The Best Rapper Alive”

Sevn Thomas Breaks Down Producing Lil Wayne Let It Fly, Calls Him The Best Rapper Alive

Sevn Thomas chopped it up with Billboard a couple of months ago to discuss producing Lil Wayne‘s “Let It Fly” song featuring Travis Scott off Tha Carter V.

The producer talked about how he feels the collaboration is like “a 2018 DMX kind of record” and explained why it’s special for him to be a part of Weezy‘s Tha Carter album series.

Also in their interview, Sevn called Tunechi one of his “favorite rappers of all time”, the “best rapper alive”, and said Tune‘s rapping on “Let It Fly” reminded him of Da Drought era! Do you agree?

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Every Song Minus The Intro From Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Has Charted In The “Hot 100”, Ties A Drake Record

Every Song Minus The Intro From Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album Has Charted In The Hot 100, Ties A Drake Record

Every song from Lil Wayne‘s latest album, Tha Carter V, except for the Intro message from Wayne‘s mother Jacida Carter called “I Love You Dwayne“, has debuted in the Billboard “Hot 100” chart.

This is an amazing achievement and it also means that Weezy has tied with his Young Money artist Drake for the most simultaneous “Hot 100” debuts in a single week with 22 each.

You can see where all 22 tracks from C5 have debuted on the Billboard chart after the jump below. Congratz to Tunechi!

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Lil Wayne & Kendrick Lamar’s “Mona Lisa” Goes No. 1 On 5 Different Billboard Charts

Lil Wayne & Kendrick Lamar Mona Lisa Goes No 1 On 5 Different Billboard Charts

This week on numerous Billboard charts, Lil Wayne and Kendrick Lamar‘s “Mona Lisa” collaboration that was co-produced by Infamous and Onhel debuted at No. 1.

These charts included “On-Demand Streaming Songs”, “Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs”, “R&B/Hip-Hop Digital Song Sales”, “Rap Songs”, and “Rap Streaming Songs” with around 43 million.

Also from Tha Carter V album, Weezy and Nicki Minaj‘s “Dark Side Of The Moon” entered at No. 1 on the “R&B Streaming Songs” chart! Do you think we could get music videos for both of these tracks?

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Lil Wayne Is The First Artist In History To Debut Two Songs In The “Hot 100” Top 5 At The Same Time

Lil Wayne Is The First Artist In History To Debut Two Songs In The Hot 100 Top 5 At The Same Time

After Tha Carter V topped the Billboard 200 this week, Lil Wayne has become the first music artist in history to debut two songs simultaneously in the top 5 on Billboard’s “Hot 100” chart.

Just missing out to Maroon 5 and Cardi B’s “Girls Like You” at No. 1, Weezy‘s “Mona Lisa” featuring Kendrick Lamar debuts at No. 2 while his “Don’t Cry” track featuring XXXTentacion enters at No. 5.

The Young Money founder also joins his label-mate Drake as the only artists in history to debut four records in the top 10 on the “Hot 100” in a single week as “Uproar” debuted at No. 7 and “Let It Fly” featuring Travis Scott appeared at No. 10.

Tunechi is now tied with Eminem for male artists with the most “Hot 100” top 10 debuts as they both have 11 each and are 1 behind Drizzy, who is in the first place with 12. He has also surpassed JAY Z for the second most “Hot 100” top 10s among rappers with 24. Congratulations to Tune on all these achievements!

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Behind The Scenes Of Lil Wayne’s Cover Shoot For Billboard Magazine’s Fall 2018 Issue [Video]

Behind The Scenes Of Lil Wayne Cover Shoot For Billboard Magazine Fall 2018 Issue

In this post, we can get a behind the scenes look at Lil Wayne‘s cover shoot for Billboard magazine.

The photo shoot appears in Billboard‘s Fall 2018 issue, which is available on newsstands now and may also feature Bhad Bhabie on the cover.

Click here to read Wayne‘s interview with the mag where he discussed Tha Carter V, his children, features, 2 Chainz’ wedding, seizures, tweeting, Young Money, suicide, greatness, retirement, and more!

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Promo Billboards For Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Have Started To Pop Up

Promo Billboards For Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album Have Started To Pop Up

Back in 2014, numerous billboards to promote Lil Wayne‘s Tha Carter V album popped up in New Orleans and Atlanta.

4 years later and new billboards for C5 have started to pop up; this time around the Manhattan area in New York City (see below).

The promo covers include a red V on a black background with a white goat in the corner. If anymore billboards for Wayne‘s upcoming album pop up, I will update this post!

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