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Behind The Scenes Footage Of John Wall & Lil Wayne’s Video Shoot

Behind The Scenes Footage Of John Wall & Lil Wayne Video Shoot

2 months ago, we saw a clip of Lil Wayne and John Wall shooting videos for “30 Minutes To New Orleans“, “3 Peat” and “6 Foot, 7 Foot” at the private TRUKSTOP skate park in Miami, Florida.

It turns out that Tunechi and the Washington Wizards player were interviewing each other about hip-hop and NBA, which we will be seeing soon with Bleacher Report. Tune even jokingly said Wall has retired from basketball and is now signed to Young Money as a rapper!

BallIsLife have also released some behind the scenes footage of what went down during John and Weezy‘s meet for season 2, episode 6 of their “Summer of Separation” series that you can watch below (starts at the 7:30 mark).

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NFL Coach Kyle Shanahan Named His Son “Carter” After Lil Wayne [Video]

NFL Coach Kyle Shanahan Named His Son Carter After Lil Wayne

During this week’s episode of Simms & Lefkoe, which is a podcast by Bleacher Report, it was revealed that Kyle Shanahan named his boy Carter after Lil Wayne.

The host Chris Simms, who is good friends with the San Francisco 49ers coach and also a former NFL player, revealed this information after a photo showed Kyle and his kid hanging around with 50 Cent.

At the start of their conversation (1:50 mark), which you can watch below, Chris explained how Shanahan was always obsessed with Wayne during their NFL career and how he always played Weezy‘s music the most. Hit the jump to check it out!

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Lil Wayne Talks Starting Up Young Money Sports, Signing Reggie Northrup & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Starting Up Young Money Sports, Signing Reggie Northrup & More

Lil Wayne set up his own sports agency earlier this year called Young Money Sports, so that he can help the athletes he signs off the field with their marketing and branding.

Colleen Dominguez from Bleacher Report sat down with Weezy a few months ago to ask him what made him decide to start up a sports agency, what he thinks he specifically brings to the athletes he signs, why he signed American football linebacker Reggie Northrup, and more.

In the interview, Reggie also revealed why he signed to Tunechi to become the first member of Tune‘s latest business venture. You can check out the conversation in a video after the jump below!

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DJ Drama Compares Lil Wayne To Kobe Bryant [Video]

DJ Drama Compares Lil Wayne To Kobe Bryant

To promote his upcoming Quality Street Music 2 album, due out this Friday (July 22nd), DJ Drama sat down with Bleacher Report to compare basketball players to rappers in the music industry.

Drama revealed that he thinks Lil Wayne would be Kobe Bryant. He also said that he thinks Drake would compare to LeBron James, Jay Z to Michael Jordan, Kendrick Lamar to Steph Curry, Meek Mill to Kevin Durant, and Soulja Boy to Dwight Howard.

Hit the jump to check out DJ Drama explain why he thinks Weezy compares to Kobe! Who else feels like playing Tunechi‘s “Kobe Bryant” tribute song right now haha?

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Lil Wayne Explains Why He Compares Michael Vick To Allen Iverson In Bleacher Report’s Documentary

Lil Wayne Explains Why He Compares Michael Vick To Allen Iverson In Bleacher Report Documentary

If you didn’t already know, Bleacher Report‘s documentary on Michael Vick is now available to watch through their free app here.

We previously saw a sneak peek of Lil Wayne discussing the American football quarterback’s influence in the hip-hop world last week, and now we can see a new clip of Wayne comparing Vick to Allen Iverson.

You can check out why Weezy compares Michael Vick to Allen Iverson in a video after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Speaks On Michael Vick’s Influence In Hip-Hop For Bleacher Report’s Documentary

Lil Wayne Speaks On Michael Vick Influence In Hip-Hop For Bleacher Report Documentary

Bleacher Report will be premiering a documentary on Michael Vick on July 11th and Lil Wayne will be making an appearance in it.

In the documentary, Weezy explains Vick‘s impact in hip-hop as he wasn’t just a big deal on an American football pitch, but also in the hip-hop world.

You can watch a sneak peek of the Michael Vick documentary after the jump below! Will you be watching it on Monday?

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