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DJ Raj Smoove Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne, Recording “10,000 Bars” & More [Video]

DJ Raj Smoove Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne, Recording 10,000 Bars & More

DJ Raj Smoove sits down with Nolazine TV from his personal studio in New Orleans for a one on one interview.

Throughout their convo, Raj revealed how he first met Lil Wayne from being on tour with Cash Money Records, how the “Greatest DJ in the world” tag came about, and much more.

The NOLA DJ also mentioned that Weezy wanted to record Sqad Up mixtapes after the tour wrapped up and so they all did that at Smoove‘s personal studio.

He even explained what it was like recording Tunechi spit the 10,000 Bars” song aka SQ7 and witnessing him rip off the pages from his notebook, which was actually the last time Tune ever wrote his raps down!

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P. Town Moe Recalls Lil Wayne First Rapping His “BM J.R.” Verse For Him & 5th Ward Weebie [Video]

P Town Moe Recalls Lil Wayne First Rapping His BM JR Verse For Him & 5th Ward Weebie

P. Town Moe recently sat down with Check Em Out TV for a one on one interview, which you can check out below.

Around the 12:00 mark of their conversation, Moe named his top 5 artists of all time from New Orleans and Lil Wayne was included in this list.

The NOLA rapper then discussed his and Tunechi‘s “Where I’m From” freestyle off The Prefix mixtape in 2004, how him and Tune first met in 1997, Wayne rapping his “BM J.R.” verse for him and 5th Ward Weebie in a cypher before the song was released, and much more!

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Lil Wayne To Perform Live & Walk Edgar Berlanga To The Ring For His Fight Against Demond Nicholson

Lil Wayne To Perform Live & Walk Edgar Berlanga To The Ring For His Fight Against Demond Nicholson

Tomorrow evening (April 24th), Lil Wayne will be walking out Edgar Berlanga to the ring for his boxing fight against Demond Nicholson.

While recently chatting to TMZ Sports, the Puerto Rican boxer revealed this news, as well as also announced Weezy would be performing live at the event that is taking place at Silver Spurs Arena in Florida.

“I’m going to spoil it right now for TMZ, [Wayne’s] gonna be there with us this Saturday night, so I have him and Fat Joe. Lil Wayne is gonna perform and Fat Joe is gonna come to show love like he always does.”

You can check out Edgar‘s interview that includes him discussing the first time he ever spoke to Tunechi and also see a near-life-size cardboard cutout that Tune has of Berlanga after the jump below! What song(s) do you think Wayne will perform?

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Gudda Gudda Talks Different Eras Of Young Money, First Meeting Lil Wayne, Sqad Up, Wayne vs. Birdman’s Public Feud & More [Video]

Gudda Gudda Talks Different Eras Of Young Money, First Meeting Lil Wayne, Sqad Up, Wayne vs Birdman Public Feud & More

Gudda Gudda recently chopped it up with Lalaa Shepard in a virtual interview for a new edition of The Progress Report’s “Conversations With Lalaa”.

During their conversation, Gudda spoke on taking a hiatus from music, being influenced by the Hot Boys, how COVID-19 has affected him, New Orleans, if B.G. is free from prison, Cash Money Records, the different eras of Young Money, if he feels he is underrated, surviving Hurricane Katrina, what the word “progress” means to him, and fatherhood.

Double G also recalled his first time meeting Lil Wayne, why they decided to call their rap group “Sqad Up” (it involved Wayne wanting something to tattoo on his knuckles as he liked how Mobb Deep did that), Sqad Up being a clothing line at first, and supporting Weezy through his public feud with Birdman and Cash Money. You can watch the full 30-minute convo after the jump below!

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Young Thug Wants To Do A VERZUZ Battle With Lil Wayne + Shows Off His Wayne Tattoo On His Arm [Video]

Young Thug Wants To Do A VERZUZ Battle With Lil Wayne & Shows Off His Wayne Tattoo On His Arm

A few days ago, we first saw Young Thug share the story of how Lil Wayne ignored him when they met for the very first time, and now we can check out Thug‘s full interview on episode 93 of Gillie Da King and Wallo267‘s “The Million Dollaz Worth Of Game” podcast.

Inside their conversation, Thugger mentioned his dream opponent in a VERZUZ battle would be Weezy: “It would probably have to be like [Lil Wayne]. Because you got to think… we got to talk about influence. We got to talk about everything. We got to talk about everything. It’s not just about no rap. You got to understand, as rapper, as hip-hop artists, you can only go so far. I always just focused on the next level.”

The Atlanta rapper also revealed in the interview that he has his idol Tunechi‘s name tattooed on his arm. You can check out the full 1-hour long podcast in a video after the jump below! Would you like to see a Tune vs. Thug VERZUZ battle? Personally, I can only see one easy winner haha!

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