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NLE Choppa Explains How Lil Wayne & Kobe Bryant Have Inspired Him, Reveals His Favorite Wayne Mixtape & Song [Video]

NLE Choppa Explains How Lil Wayne & Kobe Bryant Have Inspired Him, Reveals His Favorite Wayne Mixtape & Song

NLE Choppa recently sat down for an interview with Jeremy Hecht from HipHopDX’s “Thought Box” series.

During their conversation, Choppa reveals how Lil Wayne and Kobe Bryant have both influenced him, he will only create a “Shotta Flow 6” song if he gets a Wayne feature for it, and his favorite mixtape and track from Weezy are: Dedication 5 and “A Milli“.

The Memphis rapper also mentions how he has been inspired by Tunechi to never be in a bad contract with his music career, what it was like first meeting Birdman, and how Tune once autographed a picture for him. You can check out their full convo in the video after the jump below!

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Euro Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne, How He Got Signed To Young Money, Justin Bieber, Drake, Cristiano Ronaldo & More

Euro Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne, How He Got Signed To Young Money, Justin Bieber, Drake, Cristiano Ronaldo & More

Euro recently paid a visit to Hot 106.3 radio station in Rhode Island to chop it up with Bekah and Mike, which you can listen to below.

During their conversation, Euro spoke about being born in Dominican Republic and moving to Providence at a young age, how he got involved with Lil Wayne, performing live at Lil Weezyana Fest, and how his brother sent the Young Money camp his music which resulted in him receiving a call from Wayne after he had just heard 1 verse.

The Young Mula artist also discussed meeting Tunechi for the very first time, only having 100 followers on Twitter before he was featured on Dedication 5, owning the social media handles “@Euro” thanks to Justin Bieber, being good friends with Cristiano Ronaldo, wanting to work with JAY-Z, how close Drake is to YM, and more!

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Reason Says Lil Wayne Is His “Favorite Rapper Of All Time” & Dream Collaboration

Reason Says Lil Wayne Is His Favorite Rapper Of All Time & Dream Collaboration

Reason, who is signed to the record label Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE), recently mentioned on his Instagram Story that his dream collaboration is with Lil Wayne.

The Carson, California rapper must really want to work with Mr. Carter as in his top 5 list he added “Wayne”, “Tunechi”, “Weezy”, and “Dwayne Carter”, with the last spot going to J. Cole.

In related news, Reason participated in an interview with Ambrosia For Heads last month and revealed that his “favorite rapper of all time” is Wayne, as well as also said that it was the Dedication 5 mixtape which inspired him to do music himself!

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50 Cent Talks About The Criticism Lil Wayne Gets, Says “Dedication 5” Was Dope

50 Cent Talks About The Criticism On Lil Wayne, Says Dedication 5 Was Dope

While chatting to Complex at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, 50 Cent was discussing how when a music artist reaches a certain level of success and fame, people will always compare their new music to their old projects whether the new music was good, or not so good.

As an example of the point he was trying to make, he uses Lil Wayne and says we’re experiencing the feedback with his new music right now. Fiddy also mentioned that he thinks Weezy‘s Dedication 5 mixtape is dope!

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Chance The Rapper Says Lil Wayne Is The Reason Why He Is Rapping Right Now [Video]

Above, you can watch Chance The Rapper chop it up with Sway Calloway for an interview on MTV‘s “RapFix” show. During the interview, Chance tells the story of how Lil Wayne pushed back Dedication 5 so he could wait for “You Song” to be recorded and sent over to him.

Chance also mentions that he is a huge fan of Weezy and will be forever, says working with Tunechi is his favorite and biggest accomplishment so far in his music career, and calls the Dedication 5 mixtape “amazing”.

“Wayne is the biggest reason I’m sitting here right now, rapping. Clap for Lil Wayne!”

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