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Watch The New Commercial From Mountain Dew & Lil Wayne Called “This Is How We DEW” [Video]

In the video above, you can watch the latest Mountain Dew commercial starring Lil Wayne called “This Is How We DEW“. The advert was directed by Chris Robinson and will be shown on television to promote Mountain Dew, as well as the “DEWeezy” campaign.

Click here to check out some photos from the commercial shoot and here to view three rough cuts. You can also watch Mountain Dew and Weezy F Baby‘s previous commercial collaboration here!

In related Tunechi news, hit the jump to view another recap of what went down at the grand opening of Wayne‘s Trukstop skate park in the Lower 9th Ward Village of New Orleans, Louisiana on September 26th.

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TRUKFIT & Mountain Dew Release Official Videos From Lil Wayne’s Skate Park Grand Opening

Check out some more footage from the grand opening of Lil Wayne‘s Trukstop skate park, which he helped build as part of his “DEWeezy” campaign in the Lower 9th Ward Village of New Orleans, Louisiana on September 26th. In the video above, you can watch TRUKFIT‘s recap of the event and after the jump, you can watch Mountain Dew‘s recap of event. Enjoy!

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Lil Wayne Cuts The Ribbon To Open His Skate Park In New Orleans [Videos]

Yesterday, Lil Wayne cut the ribbon to open his Trukstop skate park that he helped build along with Mountain Dew in the Lower 9th Ward Village of New Orleans, Louisiana, which was the worst place Hurricane Katrina hit back in 2005. You can watch a video above and two clips after the jump of Weezy having fun at the skate park grand opening, as well as delivering a speech to the people who attended!

Tune talked about why he started skateboarding and explained the reason behind wanting to build a skate park in his city New Orleans. After giving his speech, Wayne had a little skating session himself at the Trukstop skate park with professional skaters Paul Rodriguez and Theotis Beasley.

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Preview T.I. & Lil Wayne’s “Ball” Single, Photos From The Video Shoot In New Orleans

Photos From T.I. & Lil Wayne Ball Video Shoot In New Orleans

T.I. is getting ready to release his new single “Ball” featuring Lil Wayne in October, which will appear on his upcoming Trouble Man album, due out December 18th. The King Of The South and the Best Rapper Alive shot a music video for the single on September 24th in Wayne‘s hometown, Hollygrove, New Orleans. Cameos in the Marc Klasfeld directed-visual will include appearances from: Birdman, Mack Maine, Trae Tha Truth and the producer of the song, Rico Love.

If you are wondering why Tip and Weezy shot the video in New Orleans, it is because “Ball” samples the N.O. bounce record “Triggaman“, so it was only right to. You can view some pictures from the video shoot and listen to a preview of the single after the jump below, courtesy of HHNM.

Tunechi is staying in New Orleans all this week, because later today he will be cutting the ribbon and opening his new skate park in the Lower 9th Ward Village that he built in partnership with Mountain Dew. Plus he will be celebrating his 30th birthday tomorrow with his family!

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Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter IV Second Week Sales x Gets Portable Skate Ramp Built In Car

Lil Wayne Tha Carter IV Second Week Sales x Gets Portable Skate Ramp Built In Car

We already know that Lil Wayne went platinum with Tha Carter IV in the first week worldwide, but it has took Weezy 2 weeks to officially go platinum with C4 in the US. The album sold 219,000 copies this past week, bringing the total album sales in the US at: 1,183,000! Tunechi‘s Tha Carter IV album is currently still at the #1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart too.

In other news, Lil Wayne has had his own personal skate ramp built in to the back of his Cadillac Escalade. The ramp is portable and will pull in and out of his Escalade, which will let Wayne practice his skateboarding skills while he is on the road touring. You can read what TMZ reported below:

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