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Mike Banger Talks Working With Lil Wayne, First Starting As An Intern For Him, Witnessing The Pressure Of Being The “Best Rapper Alive” & More

Mike Banger Talks Working With Lil Wayne, First Starting As An Intern For Him, Witnessing The Pressure Of Being The Best Rapper Alive & More

Towards the end of last year, Lil Wayne‘s former RIAA-certified, multi-Platinum and Grammy award-winning recording engineer Mike Banger sat down with Art Morera to appear on episode 46 of the Media Noche Podcast.

If you didn’t already know, Mike has recorded and mixed numerous Tunechi projects including Tha Carter IV, Rebirth, I Am Not A Human Being 1 and 2, We Are Young Money, Sorry 4 The Wait, Dedication 4 and 5, and No Ceilings etc, as well as also produced a few songs for Tune.

In this 1 hour and 30 minute interview, Banger spoke about numerous things such as working with Lil Wayne, witnessing the pressure of Wayne having the “Best Rapper Alive” title, first starting as an intern for Mr. Carter around Tha Carter days (recalls buying him Popeyes in the middle of the night), and much more. The parts about Weezy start from the 19:40 mark and last throughout the whole conversation.

PS: “YM Banger” from I Am Not A Human Being was named after Mike Banger because he produced, recorded and mixed all of the song himself!

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Fat Joe Recalls Embracing Lil Wayne When He Moved To Miami After Hurricane Katrina

Fat Joe Recalls Embracing Lil Wayne When He Moved To Miami After Hurricane Katrina

Earlier this year, Fat Joe phoned into The Morning Hustle radio show to chat about a variety of topics including the importance of relationships in the music industry.

Joey Crack recalled embracing Lil Wayne when he first moved to Miami after Hurricane Katrina, as well as learning so much about making music and work ethic from Wayne from being in the studio every night together.

You can check out everything Joe had to say about his “brother” Tunechi and more in a clip after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Had The Biggest Hip-Hop Debut Of The Past Decade

Lil Wayne Had The Biggest Hip Hop Debut Of The Past Decade

Now that we are in a new decade, an amazing accomplishment for Lil Wayne has been revealed that involves the previous decade.

Between 2010 to 2020, Tunechi had the biggest hip-hop debut with pure sales inside the United States of America alone, so a big congratulations is in order for him!

By selling 964,000 copies in the very first week, Weezy has topped the list with his Tha Carter IV album beating out other albums, such as Views, Recovery, Nothing Was The Same, Take Care, Magna Carta Holy Grail, MBDTF, Watch The Throne, Pink Friday, and many more.

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Lil Wayne’s Full Interview With “Drink Champs”, Talks JAY-Z, Eminem, Young Thug, Favorite Mixtapes & Much More [Video]

Lil Wayne Full Interview With Drink Champs, Talks JAY-Z, Eminem, Young Thug, Favorite Mixtapes & Much More

Filmed earlier this month at the World Famous House Of Mac soul food restaurant in Miami, Noreaga and DJ EFN‘s 2 hour and 20 minutes interview with Lil Wayne for the latest episode of their “Drink Champs” podcast has now been released.

During their conversation, they spoke on numerous subjects that includes Weezy not knowing who TDE and Quality Control Music are, thinking 21 Savage is a group, why he moved to Miami, how he became a Blood gang member, a huge compliment from JAY-Z, and plenty more.

You can watch Tunechi, who was wearing a “Percocet” chain and drinking shots from his Bumbu rum, sit down with N.O.R.E. and EFN plus check out a list of what they chatted about after the jump below. Enjoy!

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Travis Barker Recalls Performing Live With Lil Wayne, Eminem & Drake At The 2010 GRAMMY Awards

Travis Barker Recalls Performing Live With Lil Wayne, Eminem & Drake At The 2010 GRAMMY Awards

Travis Barker recently sat down with British magazine, Kerrang!, for a feature interview.

In their interview, the drummer for rock band Blink-182 discussed what it was like performing with Lil Wayne, Eminem and Drake at the 2010 GRAMMY Awards in one of his very first live performances whilst being sober.

You can read exactly what Travis had to say about this experience and how crazy it was to be on stage at the same time as Wayne and Em below! I have also included a video of all four of them performing “Drop The World” and “Forever” live at The GRAMMYs in case you wish to see it again!

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Kirko Bangz Talks Lil Wayne’s Influence From Mixtapes & Freestyles [Video]

Kirko Bangz Talks Lil Wayne Influence From Mixtapes & Freestyles

Kirko Bangz recently sat down with Ashlee On-Air from 93.7 The Beat for an interview that you can watch in full below.

Around the 7:30 mark, Kirko was asked what he thinks about all of the “Top 50 Rappers” lists on social media to which he started to talk about how either Lil Wayne and Eminem would be #1 on his list, due to growing up on their music, as well as why it would not be JAY-Z or Nas.

The Houston rapper then mentioned he got into Tunechi‘s music from his mixtapes before revealing what his favorite tape and freestyle from Tune is. Before switching subjects, Bangz also discussed how Weezy would get on anyone’s beat and kill it!

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