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Tory Lanez Recites Lil Wayne’s Full “Cannon” Verse Word For Word [Video]

Tory Lanez Recites Lil Wayne Full Cannon Verse Word For Word

Tory Lanez recently sat down with Rob Markman for a one on one interview with Genius‘ “For The Record” series, which you can watch in full below.

To wrap up the conversation at the 39:15 mark, Lanez was asked to recite a verse acapella of someone who he was a fan of growing up to which he started to rap Lil Wayne‘s classic “Cannon” verse from Dedication 2.

After reciting all of the verse word for word, the Canadian artist then revealed it is his favorite verse from Wayne and his favorite verse ever from that era. Earlier on in the interview around the 15:00 mark, Tory also discussed his new “Thoughts” collaboration with Weezy and Lloyd off Chixtape 5 too!

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DJ Khaled, Dave East, Asian Doll, G-Eazy, T.I., Trippie Redd, Vic Mensa & 26 More Rappers Reveal Their Favorite Lil Wayne Projects

DJ Khaled, Dave East, Asian Doll, G-Eazy, TI, Trippie Redd, Vic Mensa & 26 More Rappers Reveal Their Favorite Lil Wayne Projects

Over 30 hip-hop artists (33 to be exact) have revealed to XXL what their favorite project in Lil Wayne‘s discography is.

Included in the list of 33 rappers are: Ace Hood, Asian Doll, Curren$y, Dave East, DJ Khaled, G-Herbo, G-Eazy, Juicy J, King Los, Lil Durk, Problem, Royce Da 5’9″, Swizz Beatz, T.I., Trippie Redd, Tyga, Vic Mensa, and more.

The answers that some of them chose, which you can see below, vary from the Sqad Up mixtapes to the Hot Boys albums, to the Dedication mixtapes, to the Da Drought mixtapes, to the No Ceilings mixtapes, to the Sorry 4 The Wait mixtapes, to The Suffix, to Tha Block Is Hot, to Tha Carter albums, and to Like Father Like Son!

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Famous Dex Calls Lil Wayne His Favorite Rapper, Says He Grew Up Listening To “Dedication” & “Tha Carter” [Video]

Famous Dex Calls Lil Wayne His Favorite Rapper, Says He Grew Up Listening To Dedication & Tha Carter

Famous Dex recently sat down with HotNewHipHop for a conversation on the latest episode of their “On The Come Up” series.

At the 2:53 mark of the interview, Dex revealed he grew up listening to Lil Wayne and called Wayne his favorite rapper. He also mentioned that the projects he enjoyed growing up were Dedication, Dedication 2, and Tha Carter.

You can check out the full conversation in a video after the jump below. Click here to also see Famous Dex call Weezy a legend, the GOAT, and recite “Famous” off Lil Weezy Ana Volume 1!

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DJ Drama Reveals He Was Just “Trolling” With The “Dedication 6 Soon” Picture On Social Media

DJ Drama Reveals He Was Just Trolling With The Dedication 6 Soon Picture On Social Media

In a recent interview with Rolling Out Live, which you can watch below, DJ Drama spoke about Lil Wayne‘s “Dedicationmixtape series at the 18:30 mark.

The bad news is that Drama revealed he was only “trolling” with the “D6 Soon” picture that he put on his Instagram Story last month. However, he did say that the tape is definitely going to happen and it’s all on Weezy to say when he wants to release it.

DJ Drama also talked about how the Dedication series happened from being on T.I.’s tour bus, coming up with the “Dedication” title, why the series is so important, the artwork style, and more. They also played Tunechi‘s “Dedication 2” song before their conversation began!

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DJ Drama & Rob Petrozzo Remember Helping To Create Lil Wayne’s “Dedication 2” Mixtape

DJ Drama & Rob Petrozzo Remember Helping Create Lil Wayne Dedication 2 Mixtape

If you didn’t already know, Lil Wayne‘s Dedication 2 mixtape turned 10-years-old last week on May 22nd.

For its anniversary, The FADER spoke with the host of the tape DJ Drama and the graphics artist behind the artwork Rob Petrozzo to see what they remembered about the classic project.

Rob recalled creating the cover for Dedication 2 and Drama explained how D2 came about, coming up with the name, “Georgia Bush“, and plenty more. You can read what they said below!

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Curren$y Recalls Playing PlayStation With Lil Wayne When Everyone Was Calling Him The “Best Rapper Alive”

Currensy Recalls Playing PlayStation With Lil Wayne When Everyone Was Calling Him The Best Rapper Alive

Curren$y recently chopped it up with It’s The Real‘s Jeff and Eric Rosenthal on their new “A Waste Of Time” podcast for just under 1 hour, which you can listen to below.

During the conversation at the 14:35 mark, Spitta talked about going to middle school with Lil Wayne and Cortez Bryant in New Orleans. At the 40:30 mark, the Jet Life founder discussed not seeing Wayne going on to become the most influential artist of this generation, but he did see the crowds and show venues get bigger. He even recalled playing on the PlayStation with Weezy while everyone was calling him the “best rapper alive”.

Before the interview wrapped up, at the 45:55 mark Curren$y was asked what he remembers about his “Poppin’ Them Bottles” verse on Lil Wayne‘s Dedication 2 mixtape and lastly at the 52:50 mark, he explained how he got Tunechi on his “Bottom Of The Bottom” single, as well as how often he see’s Tune!

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