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Lil Wayne Talks The Lakers’ Recent Win, Recording A New Feature For DMX, Why Every Artist Tries To Sound Like Drake & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks The Lakers Recent Win, Recording A New Feature For DMX, Why Every Artist Tries To Sound Like Drake & More

After the Los Angeles Lakers won the recent NBA Finals championship, Lil Wayne appeared on the “ALL BALL with Doug Gottlieb” podcast, which you can check out below.

During their 50-minute conversation, Wayne spoke on being a Lakers fan, first meeting the late Kobe Bryant, having some stuff in the works with Kobe before he passed away, his thoughts on LeBron James moving to the Lakers, and how he will be celebrating their latest win by going to the studio.

Weezy also discussed growing up in New Orleans, how his stepfather Rabbit convinced his mother Cita to be a rapper, recording a recent feature for DMX, the recording process for his very first album, his favorite meal that his mom cooks, his favorite sneakers, his half-brother Semaj, buying a Nissan Pathfinder with his very first paycheck, the success of his first solo album Tha Block Is Hot, why so many artists in the music industry try and sound like Drake, the last time he was on stage, and the “colossal” change in how music is downloaded now compared to how it was at the start of his career.

Before his interview with Doug Gottlieb wrapped up, Tunechi recalled his trip to Riyadh in Saudi Arabia at the end of last year and told the story of how he nearly didn’t get into the country, as well as how “Your Excellency” helped him out!

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Meek Mill Names Lil Wayne In His Top 5 Rappers Of This Era List

Meek Mill Names Lil Wayne In His Top 5 Rappers Of This Era List

Meek Mill was recently asked on social media who his top 5 rappers of all time for this era are.

The Philadelphia rapper named Lil Wayne in this list along with JAY-Z, Rick Ross, Jadakiss, and DMX.

You can check out Meek share his top 5 rappers below! Who are your personal top 5 artists in this era?

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Lil Wayne To Headline Soundset 2019 Over Memorial Day Weekend

Lil Wayne To Headline Soundset 2019 Over Memorial Day Weekend

Lil Wayne has been announced as a headliner for the 12th annual Soundset Music Festival, which will be taking place at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds in Minneapolis, Minnesota over Memorial Day Weekend on May 26th.

This will be Tunechi‘s very first appearance at Soundset and if you wish to attend this year’s music festival, click here to order your tickets online that start at a price of $109.00 for general-admission and $240.00 for VIP.

As well as Weezy, there will also be live performances from DMX, Lil Uzi Vert, G-Eazy, SZA, Trippie Redd, Taylor Bennett, Run The Jewels, Flatbush Zombies, Tech N9ne, Royce Da 5’9″, Bas, YBN Cordae, and plenty more. You can check out the full lineup below!

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Sevn Thomas Breaks Down Producing Lil Wayne’s “Let It Fly”, Calls Him “The Best Rapper Alive”

Sevn Thomas Breaks Down Producing Lil Wayne Let It Fly, Calls Him The Best Rapper Alive

Sevn Thomas chopped it up with Billboard a couple of months ago to discuss producing Lil Wayne‘s “Let It Fly” song featuring Travis Scott off Tha Carter V.

The producer talked about how he feels the collaboration is like “a 2018 DMX kind of record” and explained why it’s special for him to be a part of Weezy‘s Tha Carter album series.

Also in their interview, Sevn called Tunechi one of his “favorite rappers of all time”, the “best rapper alive”, and said Tune‘s rapping on “Let It Fly” reminded him of Da Drought era! Do you agree?

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Sevn Thomas Explains How Excited He Is To Have Produced A Beat On Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album [Video]

Sevn Thomas Explains How Excited He Is To Have Produced A Beat On Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album

Sevn Thomas recently sat down with Complex for an interview about producing beats for big music artists like Lil Wayne, JAY Z, Beyonce, Drake, Travis Scott, Mac Miller, Nicki Minaj, and more.

During their conversation, Sevn explained why he is super-excited to have a beat on Tunechi‘s Tha Carter V album, which is “Let It Fly” featuring Travis, and how it’s an honor and privilege because C5 will be looked back in time as Tune‘s first album after Cash Money Records.

The producer also revealed he used inspiration from DMX’s “Let Me Fly” song for creating the “Let It Fly” instrumental. You can watch what Thomas said about working with Weezy in the video after the jump below (head to the 9:10 mark)!

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