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Tory Lanez Recites Lil Wayne’s Full “Cannon” Verse Word For Word [Video]

Tory Lanez Recites Lil Wayne Full Cannon Verse Word For Word

Tory Lanez recently sat down with Rob Markman for a one on one interview with Genius‘ “For The Record” series, which you can watch in full below.

To wrap up the conversation at the 39:15 mark, Lanez was asked to recite a verse acapella of someone who he was a fan of growing up to which he started to rap Lil Wayne‘s classic “Cannon” verse from Dedication 2.

After reciting all of the verse word for word, the Canadian artist then revealed it is his favorite verse from Wayne and his favorite verse ever from that era. Earlier on in the interview around the 15:00 mark, Tory also discussed his new “Thoughts” collaboration with Weezy and Lloyd off Chixtape 5 too!

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K Camp Recites His Favorite Lil Wayne Verse & Reveals Why The Lyrics Are Deep To Him [Video]

K Camp Recites His Favorite Lil Wayne Verse & Reveals Why The Lyrics Are Deep To Him

K Camp paid a visit to Power 106 radio station in Los Angeles, California for a sit-down interview.

During their conversation, the Atlanta rapper was asked to spit lyrics from himself or his favorite artist to which he decided to rap the following:

“Last year they had the Grammys and left me in Miami; Sleepin’ on a nigga like I’m rappin’ in my jammies; I’m rappin’ when you sleep, I was rappin’ when you were in jammies”

Below, you can watch Camp recite bars from his favorite Lil Wayne verse, “I’m Me“, and also reveal that he understood these lyrics more the older he got and they hit him deep!

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Joey Purp Breaks Down & Recites His Favorite Verse Ever – Lil Wayne’s “Dear Summer” [Video]

Joey Purp Breaks Down & Recites His Favorite Verse Ever - Lil Wayne Dear Summer

Joey Purp recently appeared on Pitchfork‘s “VERSES” series to reveal what his favorite verse of all time is.

The Chicago rapper announced Lil Wayne‘s verse on “Dear Summer“, which can be found on The Suffix mixtape, is his fav before he then recited it.

During the conversation, Purp also discussed how he felt hearing Wayne rap about Hurricane Katrina, his brother burning it to a disc for him in the 6th grade, listening to the song all the time, and more.

You can watch Joey Purp speak on his favorite verse and break it down after the jump below. Click here to see Joey mention Weezy is in his top 5 of all time list! Is “Dear Summer” one of your favorite ever songs?

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G Herbo Breaks Down & Recites His Favorite Verse Ever – Lil Wayne’s “Ride For My Niggas” [Video]

G Herbo Breaks Down & Recites His Favorite Verse Ever - Lil Wayne Ride For My Niggas

Back in 2016, G Herbo revealed his favorite ever verse in hip-hop belonged to Lil Wayne on his “Hot Shit” collaboration with Juelz Santana. However, he recently appeared on Pitchfork‘s “VERSES” series and announced that his favorite verse has now changed to be Wayne‘s “Ride For My Niggas” aka “Sky Is The Limit“.

The Chicago rapper then went on to break down the wordplay and recite the Da Drought 3 song, which is a remix over Mike Jones’ “Mr. Jones” beat. Herb mentioned that the lyrics still give him chills to this day and not many tracks do that to him, as well as recalled the first time he heard it.

You can watch G Herbo discuss his favorite ever verse after the jump below! Is “Ride For My Niggas” your favorite verse/song in hip-hop?

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Turk Recalls First Meeting Lil Wayne, Recording The Hot Boys Albums, Hearing “I Miss My Dawgs” In Jail & More

Turk Recalls First Meeting Lil Wayne, Recording The Hot Boys Albums, Hearing I Miss My Dawgs In Jail & More

Kyle Kramer from Noisey recently caught up with Turk to reflect on what he remembers about meeting Lil Wayne for the first time, working with him, their friendship, and plenty more.

The YNT founder also spoke on recording the Hot Boys albums with Tunechi, his favorite verse from Tune, hearing “I Miss My Dawgs” for the first time while behind bars, what it was like when everyone left Cash Money Records, the Big Tymers (Birdman and Mannie Fresh), his “Zip It” single, and the “Baller Blockin’” movie.

You can read everything Turk had to say about Weezy and what stories he had to share after the jump below!

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Tyler, The Creator Discusses Hating Lil Wayne At First, Now Appreciating His Music & His Favorite Wayne Verse

Tyler The Creator Discusses Hating Lil Wayne At First, Now Appreciating His Music & His Favorite Wayne Verse

If you are subscribed to Tyler, The Creator‘s website, you would of been sent a limited edition magazine from him this year.

Inside this magazine, Tyler spoke on Lil Wayne and revealed that he hated Wayne at first because his music was everywhere. However, he did say that he now appreciates Weezy and his music so much, as well as realized he is one of the best rappers after hearing his “Upgrade U“, “Cannon“, and “Dick Pleaser” remixes.

Tyler, The Creator also wrote that Tunechi is a big influence on his own music and explained how his song “Special” off his Cherry Bomb album is a great example. He even mentioned that his favorite Tune verse of all time is his feature on Yung Joc’s “Drip” track. You can read everything Tyler said about Wayne below, courtesy of Austin Wall!

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