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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Spits A “Paystyle” For Kraze + Talks Tha Carter II [Video]

Lil Wayne Spits A Paystyle For Kraze + Talks Tha Carter 2

For #ThrowbackThursday, here is a video of Lil Wayne meeting James “Kraze” Billings in 2005 during his promo run for Tha Carter II in New York City.

Wayne even gave Kraze a freestyle or as he calls it a “paystyle”, which as we know is very rare to see. He also talked about not having Mannie Fresh on his C2 album, looking for artists to sign, and more.

You can check it all out in this TBT clip below, enjoy!

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Preview Lil Wayne’s Remix Of Bill Withers’ 1972 Song “Lean On Me”

Preview Lil Wayne Remix Of Bill Withers Lean On Me Song

4 years ago, we first got news that Lil Wayne had remixed Bill Withers‘ “Lean On Me” song to be about lean aka sizzurp!

Now a 20-second snippet of this Wayne track has surfaced online, which you can check out below. There is currently no word on when it will drop in full, or if it will ever be released.

The original “Lean On Me” appears on the late Withers‘s Still Bill album that came out back in 1972. Unfortunately, Bill passed away 2 weeks ago. R.I.P.

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Feature Friday #205: Nicki Minaj – Higher Than A Kite (Feat Lil Wayne)

Nicki Minaj Higher Than A Kite Feat Lil Wayne

The “Feature Friday” edition for this week is a freestyle from Nicki Minaj called “Higher Than A Kite” featuring a verse from her Young Money boss Lil Wayne.

This Jerry Duplessis, Sedeck Jean and Lil Wonda-co-produced song is a recording over T.I. and Wyclef Jean’s “My Swag” for the Barbie‘s mixtape, Sucka Free, which was released back in 2008.

“I do what I does, I come through this bitch wrist bluer than ‘cuz’; I’m so 5 Star, soo woo to the Bloods; And before I had a mirror, I knew who I was”

You can watch a “Higher Than A Kite” music video that was directed by Jordan Tower below. Click here to watch a documentary that also shows Nicki and Wayne recording their verses for this track!

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Lil Wayne – Let’s Ride (Freestyle) (Feat Sean Kingston)

Lil Wayne Lets Ride Freestyle Feat Sean Kingston

A new Lil Wayne song surfaced online over the weekend called “Let’s Ride” featuring Sean Kingston.

The track was recorded back in 2008 for Tunechi and Mick Boogie‘s mixtape titled Hello Brooklyn, which obviously never ended up being released.

As “Let’s Ride” is the same beat as The Notorious B.I.G. and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony’s collaboration of the same name, the whole point of the Hello Brooklyn tape was for Weezy to rap over old New York rapper beats!

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Swizz Beatz Calls Lil Wayne The Most Dedicated Person In The Studio, Says Wayne Has Type A Personality [Video]

Swizz Beatz Calls Lil Wayne The Most Dedicated Person In The Studio, Says Wayne Has Type A Personality

Swizz Beatz recently sat down with Ari Melber for an interview on NBC News‘ “Mavericks With Ari Melber” show.

During their conversation, Swizz revealed that he has never seen Lil Wayne or JAY-Z write in the studio, as well as call Wayne the most dedicated person he has ever been in the studio with after witnessing him wake up at 4AM to go to the studio until 4AM the following day.

The New York music artist, DJ and producer was also asked if Tunechi has Type A personality to which he answered: “he’s serious yes”. You can check out the full Beatz interview with Ari in a video after the jump below (the part about Tune and JAY starts from around 11:45)!

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Katelyn Ohashi & Lil Wayne Recite & Freestyle “A Milli” In The Studio [Video]

Katelyn Ohashi & Lil Wayne Recite & Freestyle A Milli In The Studio

In honor of Lil Wayne‘s 37th birthday and reaching 1 million followers on Instagram, Katelyn Ohashi shared an exclusive video of her and Wayne in the studio.

Included in this clip is Weezy and Katelyn reciting and freestyling to “A Milli” for the camera with a few lyric changes while we see footage of her competing.

You can check out the video of Tunechi and the American gymnast in the studio below, and we can even get a better look at Tune‘s double-sided 3 finger “Cita, Hi Mom” ring!

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