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Lil Wayne Donates A Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle To Jacob Blake

Lil Wayne Donates A Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle To Jacob Blake

Lil Wayne has donated a wheelchair accessible van to Jacob Blake, who was shot and paralyzed from the waist down by a police officer in Kenosha, Wisconsin 6 weeks ago.

Jacob‘s father recently appeared on “The Dr. Oz Show” and talked about how his son’s favorite rap artist is Wayne, as well as how Weezy made a special phone call to them that made Blake cry.

You can watch Jacob Blake‘s pops discuss the emotional call in a video after the jump below. Good deed Tunechi!

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Lil Wayne Interviews Travis Scott, Lil Baby, Deion Sanders & More + Previews New Music From His “Funeral” Album Deluxe Edition

Lil Wayne Interviews Travis Scott, Lil Baby, Deion Sanders & More + Previews New Music From His Funeral Album Deluxe Edition

Last night, Lil Wayne hosted the first episode of Young Money Radio on Apple Music that included him teasing new music and interviewing special guests.

During the radio show, Weezy announced he will be releasing a deluxe edition of his Funeral album soon and previewed 2 new songs from it, which you can listen to below. One of these is “Love You Fuck You” featuring Jessie Reyez and another is “Help” featuring Tory Lanez.

The guests who Tunechi interviewed were Travis Scott (told him to send him some beats), Lil Baby, Jessie Reyez, Babyface, Deion Sanders, Jedrick Wills Jr., and the mayor of New Orleans – LaToya Cantrell. He also announced that himself and Apple Music are donating $200,000.00 to the N.O. for a COVID-19 relief fund!

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Lil Wayne Announces 5th Annual “Lil Weezyana Fest” In New Orleans, Reveals Lineup

Lil Wayne Announces 5th Annual Lil Weezyana Fest In New Orleans, Reveals Lineup

The 5th annual “Lil Weezyana Fest” has been announced and like the past 4 music festivals, it will be taking place in Lil Wayne‘s hometown New Orleans, Louisiana. However, the music venue has changed from Champions Square to the University Of New Orleans Lakefront Arena as Wayne wants to try and double the attendance numbers from last year.

This year’s concert, which is being presented by radio station Q93 and Live Nation Urban, will take place on September 7th and include live performances from Travis Scott, Meek Mill, Trey Songz, Kash Doll, Megan Thee Stallion, Saweetie, Melii, Leven Kali, Akbar V, and more. If it’s based on the previous shows, there will be plenty of special guests making an appearance too.

If you wish to attend the 2019 “Lil Weezyana Fest“, the VIP presale will begin tomorrow (May 29th) on Ticketmaster and general sale tickets will begin this Friday (May 31st) from 10AM. Weezy‘s annual homecoming festival will also give back to the local community as $0.50 of every ticket sold will be donated to support educational groups for the the youth in N.O. Last year, Tune celebrated the 10th anniversary of Tha Carter III, brought out Birdman to make a public apology, and spat a brand new freestyle!

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Lil Wayne Teams Up With Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club To Donate Toys & Bikes To Around 1,500 Kids In New Orleans For Christmas

Lil Wayne Teams Up With Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club To Donate Toys To Around 1500 Kids In New Orleans For Christmas

Lil Wayne has partnered up with Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club in his hometown New Orleans, Louisiana to make nearly one thousand and five hundred kid’s Christmas even more special.

With the help of Weezy‘s cash donation, the parade krewe and community organization were able to give more than one thousand bicycles and toys to children on December 16th.

“New Orleans has shaped me and is the reason for my success. I always try to find ways to give back to my city. It’s an honor to be supporting the legendary Zulu Club who’s been showing patronage to our city long before I was born. I’m happy I can put a smile on the face of a kid in need for the holiday season!!”

You can check out a clip showing this after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Donates Skate Ramps To A Local Skatepark In His Hometown New Orleans

Lil Wayne Donates Skate Ramps To A Local Skatepark In His Hometown New Orleans

After performing at his 2nd annual “Lil Weezyana Fest” in New Orleans on August 27th, Lil Wayne gave back to his hometown in Louisiana.

Weezy donated a pop-up skate park built by OC Ramps for his “Lil Weezyana Fest” to Parasite skate park in N.O.

You can check out a short clip of Tunechi skating at Parasite after the jump below. Click here to see a list of good deeds that Tune has also done throughout his career!

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