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Cool & Dre Discuss Working With Lil Wayne, Why They Appreciate Him & More [Video]

Cool & Dre Discuss Working With Lil Wayne, Why They Appreciate Him & More

Cool & Dre sat down with Rap-Up recently to discuss working with Lil Wayne and “flooding” him with new music at The Hit Factory Criteria Recording Studios in Miami, Florida.

The production duo also mentioned that Wayne‘s Tha Carter V album has been done for a while now, but they do not know if he will be adding new music on the project.

During their conversation, Dre called Weezy “one of the greatest artists of all time”, “one of the dopest lyricists ever”, and a “superstar icon”.

They even explained why they appreciate Tunechi and shared their thoughts on the “Big 3” – Tune, Drake and Nicki Minaj. You can check out the interview in a video below!

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Cool & Dre Talk Being In The Studio With Lil Wayne, “Tha Carter V” & More

Cool & Dre Talk Being In The Studio With Lil Wayne, Tha Carter 5 & More

Production duo Cool & Dre recently chopped it up with Billboard for an interview and during their conversation, they got talking about Lil Wayne.

Both producers mentioned that they get goosebumps when they are in the studio working with Wayne, shared their thoughts on his record label situation, and Tha Carter V.

You can read what Cool & Dre had to say about Weezy after the jump below!

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Cool From Cool & Dre Talks About How Lil Wayne Has “Been Gearing Up For An Amazing 2017-2018”

Cool From Cool & Dre Talks About How Lil Wayne Has Been Gearing Up For An Amazing 2017 - 2018

Cool from producer duo Cool & Dre recently chopped it up with Kathy Iandoli for an interview with BET for their “musicians who got our attention in 2016” article.

In the interview, Cool revealed that he thinks Lil Wayne has had a great 2016, but it has not been where his previous years were and that’s because he has been dealing with a lot of business to make sure 2017 is a totally different year.

The producer also confirmed he has been working in the studio with Tunechi on new music, as well as that Tune has “an amazing catalog of stuff that hasn’t been released” yet. Cool mentioned that Wayne has “been gearing up for an amazing 2017-2018” too.

You can read exactly what he said about Mr. Carter after the jump below! I’m already looking forward to seeing what Weezy will drop next year, are you?

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Feature Friday #75: DJ Khaled – Holla At Me (Feat Lil Wayne, Paul Wall, Fat Joe, Rick Ross & Pitbull)

DJ Khaled Holla At Me Feat Lil Wayne, Paul Wall, Fat Joe, Rick Ross & Pitbull

It’s that time of the week again! This week’s “Feature Friday” installment is DJ Khaled‘s “Holla At Me (Baby)” single featuring Lil Wayne, Paul Wall, Fat Joe, Rick Ross, and Pitbull.

The Cool & Dre-produced song can be found on Khaled‘s Listennn… The Album, which dropped 10-years ago in 2006. Weezy will also be featured on Khaled‘s upcoming Major Key album, due to be released next Friday (July 29th).

“Nigga I ain’t Will Smith, nah I ain’t a Fresh Prince; Nigga I’m a young king, nigga I’m a Bun B; I go hard, ask my broad; Miss. Stevie Wonder, she ain’t lookin at y’all”

You can watch the official “Holla At Me” music video below!

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Feature Friday #73: Scarface – Forgot About Me (Feat Lil Wayne & Bun B)

Scarface Forgot About Me Feat Lil Wayne & Bun B

I have chosen Scarface‘s “Forgot About Me” track featuring Lil Wayne and Bun B for this week’s “Feature Friday” installment.

The Cool & Dre-produced song, which samples Billy Paul’s “Just A Prisoner“, appears on Scarface‘s 2008 album, Emeritus.

“My mind is wanderin’, I can’t find it; But ten times outta ten, my mind on the money; Bandana around my head like I know karate; And I’ll wax a nigga’s ass like Mister Miyagi”

You can listen to “Forgot About Me” below!

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