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A Snippet Of An Unreleased Lil Wayne Song Titled “KY Engineerin” [Video]

Snippet Of An Unreleased Lil Wayne Song Titled KY Engineerin

A sneak peek of a new Lil Wayne song has surfaced online that is called “KY Engineerin“.

The preview was played on Instagram by multi-platinum engineer Finis White, who goes by the name of KY Engineerin.

You can check out KY teasing the track after the jump below! Are you liking the sound of it?

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Lil Wayne Hints At Releasing Songs Off “Dedication 6” Including His “DNA” Freestyle

Lil Wayne Hints At Releasing Songs Off Dedication 6 Including His DNA Freestyle

Tonight on his Instagram Story, Lil Wayne hinted at releasing some songs from his and DJ Drama’s forthcoming mixtape, Dedication 6, which is due to drop in less than a week on December 25th.

In a video with the caption “#D6 I might just release some early!!”, Weezy and his engineer can be seen in the studio with what sounds like a similar beat to Kendrick Lamar’s “DNA” playing in the background.

You can check out the clip after the jump below! Do you think we could be hearing Tunechi‘s “DNA” freestyle before Christmas?

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ONHEL Talks Working With Lil Wayne, “Like A Man”, His Recording Process, “President Carter” & More

ONHEL Talks Working With Lil Wayne, Like A Man, His Recording Process, President Carter & More

Producer ONHEL recently participated in an interview with PigeonsandPlanes over the phone to talk all about his new collaboration with Lil Wayne called “Like A Man“, how it first leaked, and confirm it is a recent recording from this year.

ONHEL also discussed how he first started working with Tunechi back in 2004, what a studio session is like with Tune, making the transition of being an engineer to a record producer, and what Wayne‘s recording process is like.

The producer even revealed that he has around 50 songs with Weezy, but we have only heard a few of them like “Brown Paper Bag“, “Dinnertime“, “President Carter“, “Glory“, and “Like A Man“. He also mentioned that he believes “President Carter” is the only track on Tha Carter IV that was recorded before jail!

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DJ Khaled Announces New Collaboration With Lil Wayne [Video]

DJ Khaled Announces New Collaboration With Lil Wayne

DJ Khaled has announced on his social media pages that he received some new vocals from Lil Wayne.

This means we can be expecting a new Khaled and Wayne collaboration sometime this year when he releases his next album.

Below, you can watch DJ Khaled reveal the news in a Facetime session with his engineer Juan, who can also be seen with Weezy and Mack Maine in the picture above.

If you are not convinced that this video means DJ Khaled and Tunechi do have a new song on the way, just remember Khaled did “top secret” videos for all of the features on his previous album, Major Key!

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Angel “Onhel” Aponte Talks Producing For Lil Wayne, His Work Ethic, Creative Process & More

Angel Onhel Aponte Talks Producing For Lil Wayne, His Work Ethic, Creative Process & More

Back in March, ChicpeaJC interviewed Grammy nominated music producer and engineer Angel “Onhel” Aponte about producing for Lil Wayne, working with him in the studio, his work ethic, his creative process, what a studio session is like with Wayne, and more.

During the interview, Onhel mentioned that he worked on the upcoming Weezy and Kendrick Lamar collaboration called “Mona Lisa” that was produced by Infamous, which will appear on Tha Carter V when it can finally be released.

You can check out the conversation between ChicpeaJC and Angel “Onhel” Aponte after the jump below. It’s a good read!

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Video: Mike Banger Talks About Working With Lil Wayne x More

Dro recently interviewed Lil Wayne and Young Money recording engineer Mike Banger at Shoe Gallery in Miami. They speak about Mike‘s background history, engineering for Lil Wayne, the No Ceilings recording sessions, his longest studio session with Weezy, recording styles for each of the Young Mula artists, and producing the “YM Banger” record off I Am Not A Human Being. You can check it all out in the video above, and you can also read another interview were Mike Banger discusses working with Tunechi and on Tha Carter IV album here with Crossfade!

BONUS: Here are two posts on YMHQ I published earlier today which some of you Wayniacs may be interested in:

Nicki Minaj Talks About Lil Wayne’s Release From Prison & More

Gudda Gudda Speaks On Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter IV, “Willy Wonker” Music Video & More

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