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Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes’ “Look At Me Now” Goes Octuple Platinum

Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes Look At Me Now Goes Octuple Platinum

2 years after going septuple Platinum, Chris Brown‘s “Look At Me Now” collaboration with Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes was certified octuple Platinum at the beginning of this month.

According to the Recording Industry Association Of America (RIAA), the Free School, Diplo and Afrojack-co-produced single that appears on Breezy‘s fourth studio album, F.A.M.E., has surpassed 8,000,000 in sales and streams since it was first released back in early 2011.

Congratulations to everyone involved in “Look At Me Now” on this amazing accomplishment! Do you still play the song and how long do you think it will be before it goes Diamond (10 million)?

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Lil Wayne Releases A Trailer For Upcoming Film About Him Leaving Jail & Recording “Tha Carter IV” Album [Video]

Lil Wayne Releases A Trailer For Upcoming Film About Him Leaving Jail & Recording Tha Carter 4 Album

To celebrate Tha Carter IV turning 10-years-old yesterday, Lil Wayne has dropped a trailer from his upcoming film that will be released in the Fall of this year.

In the trailer, we can see never-before-seen behind the scenes footage of Weezy going to jail to when he came home, courtesy of DJ Scoob Doo.

The sneak peek also shows Drake bringing Tunechi out at his concert in Las Vegas to welcome him home, as well as Tune recording “Blunt Blowin’“!

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DJ Drama Names Lil Wayne’s “Dedication 2” As His Favorite Gangsta Grillz Project

DJ Drama Names Lil Wayne Dedication 2 As His Favorite Gangsta Grillz Project

DJ Drama recently narrowed down his top 10 Gangsta Grillz projects from his 150 plus discography to XXL over Zoom.

Coming in at the No. 1 spot was Lil Wayne‘s iconic Dedication 2 mixtape from 2006, which beat out Jeezy’s Trap Or Die, Gucci Mane’s The Movie, Meek Mill’s Dreamchasers 2, T.I.’s Down With The King, Chris Brown’s In My Zone, and many more.

You can read why Drama chose D2 as his #1 choice, recall bringing Tunechi the “Cannon” beat and name his favorite songs from the tape below, as well as reveal how the Dedication mixtape series first came about from being on tour with T.I. who one night had Tune on the phone!

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Feature Friday #237: Kanye West – Can’t Tell Me Nothing (Remix) (Feat Lil Wayne, Busta Rhymes & Jeezy)

Kanye West Cant Tell Me Nothing Remix Feat Lil Wayne, Busta Rhymes & Jeezy

The “Feature Friday” edition for this week is a remix of Kanye West‘s “Can’t Tell Me Nothing” single featuring verses from Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes, as well as adlibs from Jeezy.

This Kanye and DJ Toomp-co-produced song does not appear on any official project, but it did surface online via a DJ back in 2007.

“But I know what I’m doing; Out the window of the jet, you see L.A. like a Bruin (ha)”

You can listen to the “Can’t Tell Me Nothing” remix below.

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Don Cannon Explains Why Lil Wayne’s “Cannon” Changed His Life & Reveals He Has An Unreleased Version Of The Song [Video]

Don Cannon Explains Why Lil Wayne Cannon Changed His Life & Reveals He Has An Unreleased Version Of The Song

DJ Bootleg Kev sits down with the Generation Now record label founders DJ Drama, Leighton “Lakeshow” Morrison and Don Cannon for episode 38 of the “The Bootleg Kev Podcast”.

During their conversation, Don reveals what beat he thinks changed his life as a music producer, which he goes on to say the “Cannon” record on Lil Wayne‘s Dedication 2 mixtape.

While discussing the process behind “Cannon” (watch below), the Philadelphia native says Trick Daddy, Bohagon and Busta Rhymes all originally had the instrumental before Weezy.

He even mentions that he has an unreleased version of the track with Tunechi rapping over the beat for 3 minutes straight, so I wonder if we will ever get to hear that? Drama also added that “Cannon” was the last song Tune recorded for D2.

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