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UnoTheActivist Talks All About The Influence Lil Wayne Has Had On His Career [Video]

UnoTheActivist Talks All About The Influence Lil Wayne Has Had On His Career

UnoTheActivist recently sat down with Hakeem from Our Generation Music for a one on one interview.

Around the 10:00 mark of their conversation, which you can watch below, Uno reveals that he has been freestyling his music ever since he saw Lil Wayne do it with his raps.

Later on at the 23:00 mark, UnoTheActivist speaks about his “Deadication” project and explains how much influence Weezy has had on his career. He also calls Tunechi his favorite rapper and mentions Tune was the first rapper to do a lot of things in hip-hop that we see in everyone today!

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Peter Gunz Opens Up About His Son Cory Gunz Signing To Lil Wayne & Young Money [Video]

Peter Gunz Opens Up About His Son Cory Gunz Signing To Lil Wayne & Young Money

Peter Gunz recently sat down with ChangeofplanZ for a one on one interview that you can watch below.

Around half way through the video, Peter confirmed his son Cory Gunz is still signed to Young Money, shared his thoughts on if he thinks that deal helped or hurt Cory‘s career, and revealed how the Gunna loves to be around Lil Wayne.

The rapper and reality star also opened up about what Wayne did for his son is something that can only happen once in a lifetime. He went on to say that as soon as Cory signed to Weezy, he ended up going to jail and when the Gunna went to see him inside Rikers Island, he was told he was up next. Tune kept that promise and featured him on one of the first singles he dropped when he was released from jail (“6 Foot, 7 Foot“), but Peter admits they were supposed to go on from there, however, they “dropped the ball”!

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Mannie Fresh Discusses Lil Wayne’s Genius, Talent & Career With Talib Kweli [Video]

Mannie Fresh Discusses Lil Wayne Genius, Talent & Career

In the latest episode of “People’s Party With Talib Kweli“, special guest Mannie Fresh made an appearance to chat with Kweli himself and co-host Jasmin Leigh.

During his conversation, Fresh spoke all about Lil Wayne‘s genius, talent, and career by revealing how Wayne is “super creative”, how he was always the first one to arrive to the studio and the last one to leave, and his competitive spirit.

Mannie also chatted to Talib and Jasmin about how Tunechi didn’t start cursing in his music until the “Fuck The World” song, what it was like working on Tha Carter album, wanting to still get their Tha Carter/Fresh Files joint project out, and much more. You can check out the interview below!

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Lil Twist Reveals Why Lil Wayne Stopped The Release Of His Debut Album & Recalls The Early Days Of Young Money [Video]

Lil Twist Reveals Why Lil Wayne Stopped The Release Of His Debut Album & Recalls The Early Days Of Young Money

Lil Twist recently sat down with Real Lyfe Starz for a one on one 40-minute interview that you can check out below.

During their conversation, Twizzy recalled the early days of his career, how he got signed to Young Money, Gudda Gudda giving his artist Fooly Faime a bit of Molly (Ecstasy) before an awards show, and shared a story involving Drake and Degrassi headshots on set of Lil Wayne‘s “A Milli” video shoot.

The Young Money artist also talked about why Wayne stopped his debut album Don’t Get It Twisted from ever being released, how he became a part of the “Growing Up Hip Hop” cast, wanting to get Nicki Minaj on his upcoming Young Carter 2 project, having a Weezy feature on it, and much more!

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Chanel West Coast Talks Smoking With Lil Wayne, Signing To Young Money, Nicki Minaj Not Liking Her & More

Chanel West Coast Talks Smoking With Lil Wayne, Signing To Young Money, Nicki Minaj Not Liking Her & More

Chanel West Coast was the special guest on episode 501 of Michael Rapaport‘s “I Am Rapaport” stereo podcast, which you can check out after the jump below.

During their conversation at the 48:45 mark, Chanel discussed having a dog named “Weezy” after Lil Wayne, the best people she has smoked with are Wayne, Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa and Mac Miller, her top 5 alive rappers are Wayne, Eminem, Jay Z, Drake and Big Sean, being signed to Young Money, Nicki Minaj vs. Cardi B, and plenty more.

Later on in their interview at the 1:08:20 mark, CWC revealed that her signing to YM was one of the main reasons why Wayne sued Birdman. She even mentioned that she had heard from her management team, who also manage Weezy and Nicki Minaj, that Nicki does not like her and so it’s going to be a big conflict if she signs to the record label.

Chanel West Coast then told the story of when Young Mula accepted an award at the 2014 BET Awards and all of them went on stage, she knew then that Minaj didn’t like her as she walked in a different direction from them all. In related news, Chanel also left an Instagram comment on a post of the We Are Young Money album cover by Shanell saying “Ehh one person on here is why you and I ain’t further ahead but love the rest tho”. SnL replied back with a “shush” emoji and a comment reading “they will know when it’s time”!

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