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“Tha Carter III” Collaborators Discuss Lil Wayne’s Iconic Album

Tha Carter III Collaborators Discuss Lil Wayne Iconic Album

For the tenth anniversary of Tha Carter III on June 10th, Billboard asked a few of the people involved with the classic Lil Wayne album to speak all about it.

Producers Bangladesh, Play-N-Skillz, Dre from Cool & Dre, and David Banner, as well as singer Bobby V discussed how the C3 songs came together and what the album’s legacy is looking like.

You can check out everything what they all had to say below. My favorite story has to be Banner revealing how he originally created “La La” for the film Shrek, but Wayne was like: “Fuck Shrek! I want that!”

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DJ Khaled Reveals His Favorite Verse From All Of His Anthems Is Lil Wayne’s “We Takin’ Over” Verse [Video]

DJ Khaled Reveals His Favorite Verse From All Of His Anthems Is Lil Wayne We Takin Over Verse

Last month, DJ Khaled stopped by “The Cruz Show” on Power 106 to chop it up with J Cruz, which you can watch in a clip after the jump below.

At the 7:20 mark, Khaled reveals that his favorite verse from all of his anthems is Lil Wayne‘s verse on his “We Takin’ Over” single.

He also mentioned that he thinks the verse is a “classic”, as well as that he likes Weezy‘s verse on “I’m On One” too!

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50 Cent Reveals He Loves Lil Wayne’s “Glory” Single & Says Wayne Has Not Fallen Off [Video]

50 Cent Reveals He Loves Lil Wayne Glory Single & Says Wayne Has Not Fallen Off

50 Cent and actor Joseph Sikora recently visited Shade 45 to sit down with DJ Superstar Jay and Gray Rizzy on their “VIP Saturday’s” show.

At the 32:00 mark of the interview, which you can check out below, Fiddy started to discuss the definition of real in hip-hop today and how new albums will always be compared to classic projects like Tha Carter, It Was Written, Get Rich Or Die Tryin’, Illmatic, and Reasonable Doubt even if they are “cool”.

50 also revealed that he loved Lil Wayne‘s latest project, Free Weezy Album (even though he called it a mixtape), as there was some crazy bars on it, as well mentioned that Tunechi‘s “Glory” song is nice and he doesn’t believe Tune fell off like people are saying!

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DJ Drama Talks Lil Wayne’s “Dedication” Being A Classic, Confirms There Will Be A “Dedication 6”

DJ Drama Talks Lil Wayne Dedication Being A Classic Mixtape, Confirms There Will Be A Dedication 6

DJ Drama recently chopped it up with Jay Z’s website Life+Times for an interview about his Gangsta Grillz mixtape series, his upcoming projects, and more.

During this interview, Drama spoke on Dedication being a classic mixtape, as well as confirmed that him and Lil Wayne will do a Dedication 6 tape, but he doesn’t have a release date for it yet.

You can read exactly what DJ Drama said after the jump below!

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Yo Gotti Speaks About Lil Wayne’s Verse On The “Errrbody” Remix, Confirms It Is Recent

Yo Gotti Speaks About Lil Wayne Verse On The Errrbody Remix, Confirms It Is Recent

After premiering the official “Errrbody” remix yesterday, the website Noisey also asked Yo Gotti about how he got Lil Wayne to appear on it.

On the remix, Wayne kicks things off with some crazy energy, sounding like his mixtape days. How’d you get that kind of verse from him?
Man, that Wayne verse is killer. I got that verse from him when we were out on the Drake Vs. Wayne Tour. You know, I think there was just so much good energy out there, so many people coming out there. And one thing he always said in his show is that he made classic records. I think this is a classic Lil Wayne verse.

As you can read, the verse is not that old at all and there is a high chance it was only recorded in September (last month). Also, please don’t be fooled by that Wayne Instagram page that has a lot of followers, because it is 100% not ran by him or anyone on his team.

What are your thoughts on Gotti‘s comments about the Tunechi verse being a classic? Do you agree with him?