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Rsonist From The Heatmakerz Talks Producing “Tha Mobb”, Confirms Him & Lil Wayne Have New Music On The Way [Video]

Rsonist From The Heatmakerz Talks Producing Tha Mobb, Confirms Him & Lil Wayne Have New Music On The Way

One half of hip-hop production duo The Heatmakerz, Rsonist (Gregory Green), chopped it up with EricTheYoungGawd last month for an interview.

During their conversation at the 12:40 mark, Rsonist talked about producing Lil Wayne‘s “Tha Mobb” intro off Tha Carter II, as well as how him and Weezy first met.

The Heatmakerz producer also mentioned that he has just sent Tunechi some new music the other day, so we can be expecting new heat from them soon! Check out the full interview below!

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Trippie Redd Explains Why Lil Wayne Is His Idol, Names His 3 Favorite Wayne Songs [Video]

Trippie Redd Explains Why Lil Wayne Is His Idol, Names His 3 Favorite Wayne Songs

Last week, Trippie Redd sat down with Rendez Vous for a one on one interview while he was in Paris, France.

During their conversation at the 4:05 mark, the host told Trippie that he reminds him of Lil Wayne and asked the Ohio rapper what does Wayne mean to him. Redd then called Wayne his idol, said he looks up to him, and revealed he has listened to all of Weezy‘s albums to see his growth from the beginning to now.

Also in the interview, which you can watch below, Lil 14 mentioned Tunechi is “so inspiring” and all of his music is “meaningful” with him always saying “deep shit”. He even added that Tune is the founder of diamond teeth, face tattoos, dreads, and the rock crossover with hip-hop thanks to his Rebirth album.

Before the conversation changed to another subject, Trippie Redd explained what it was like meeting Mr. Carter and named “Comfortable“, “Nightmares Of The Bottom” and “I Feel Like Dying” as his top 3 favorite Lil Wayne songs!

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Skip Bayless Speaks On His Friendship With Lil Wayne, Reveals A Good Deed Wayne Did For Craig Humphreys’ Son Sam + More [Video]

Skip Bayless Speaks On His Friendship With Lil Wayne, Reveals A Good Deed Wayne Did For Craig Humphreys Son Sam

For episode 2 of UNDISPUTED’s “#SkipRidesTheTrollerCoaster” series, Skip Bayless revealed how his relationship with Lil Wayne came to be.

At the 6:05 mark of the video below, Bayless told the story of how he first met Tunechi in 2008 (which involves Nelly), mentioned they talk regularly and text all of the time, discussed Tune‘s passion and knowledge for sports, praised the “No Mercy” theme song, and called him a “creative genius”.

The sports columnist also explained how much of a good guy Wayne actually is by sharing another story that involved Craig Humphreys‘ son Sam, who found out he had testicular cancer at the age of 21-years-old. After finding out that he is a huge fan, Weezy made a 20-minute phone call to Sam for support. Skip then went on to say he believes this motivated Sam to battle the cancer before adding that him and Mr. Carter shared a joke about it always being “all the white kids” – even at his concerts!

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Saweetie Talks Growing Up Listening To Lil Wayne’s Mixtapes, First Meeting Wayne, Working With Him & More [Video]

Saweetie Talks Growing Up Listening To Lil Wayne Mixtapes, First Meeting Wayne, Working With Him & More

Saweetie recently sat down with Nick Huff Barili from Hard Knock TV for a one on one interview at Truth Studios, which you can check out after the jump below!

During the start of their conversation, Saweetie spoke about collaborating with Lil Wayne on Kid Ink’s “YUSO” single by saying working with someone “so iconic” meant everything to her.

The female rapper/songwriter also revealed that she grew up listening to all of Wayne‘s mixtapes, as well as how sweet, genuine and nice Mr. Carter was when they first met on set of the “YUSO” video shoot!

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Professional Golfer Brooks Koepka Recalls The First Time He Met Lil Wayne [Video]

Professional Golfer Brooks Koepka Recalls The First Time He Met Lil Wayne

Earlier this month during an interview with Golf.com, Brooks Koepka was asked if he has ever met a music artist on his playlist to which he revealed he has met Lil Wayne.

The professional golfer from Florida recalled meeting Tunechi after his first The US Open win at a pool party in Los Angeles. Before pointing out that he is “really short”, Brooks said he knew Tune was walking by him from a certain smell (weed).

You can watch the 2018 Player Of The Year in golf tell the story of first saying “wassup” to Weezy in a video after the jump below!

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Chris Johnson Talks Being Good Friends With Lil Wayne, Calls Him His Favorite Rapper [Video]

Chris Johnson Talks Being Good Friends With Lil Wayne, Calls Him His Favorite Rapper

In an interview with The Players’ Tribune, former American football running back Chris Johnson revealed how he “became real good friends” with Lil Wayne.

Johnson told the story (watch below) of how he was at a Wayne concert with his team mates when he asked a security guard if he could meet Tunechi and to his surprise, he was invited onto Tune‘s tour bus.

As soon as they saw each other, Weezy mentioned to Chris Johnson that he was on his fantasy team before they then exchanged phone numbers. He even referenced Chris on his “Popular” song: “She run through my head; Chris Johnson, I’mma tackle her”.

The former NFL player also added that Mr. Carter has always been his favorite rapper since high school, recalled having arguments in school about who was better out of Lil Wayne and 50 Cent, and recollected the first time he heard Wayne was on Juvenile‘s 400 Degreez album!

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