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Robin Thicke Recalls Witnessing A Bank Robbery That Inspired “Shooter” With Lil Wayne [Video]

Robin Thicke Recalls Witnessing A Bank Robbery That Inspired Shooter With Lil Wayne

While on the “The Kelly Clarkson Show” recently, Robin Thicke recalled a bank robbery he witnessed that ended up inspiring his “Shooter” collaboration with Lil Wayne.

Robin tells Kelly Clarkson that when he was 18-years-old, he was inside a bank when some guys with masks and guns entered and robbed the place. He wrote a song about this experience titled “Oh Shooter” for his debut studio album, A Beautiful World.

Years later, Wayne put his own spin on the “Shooter” track and added it to his Tha Carter II album, which Thicke says he ended up getting a Grammy Award for it. However, I think he is getting mistaken with Tha Carter III album. Check it out below!

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Chance The Rapper Calls Lil Wayne A Legend & Says He Would Give Him A “Greatest Rapper Of All Time” Award [Video]

Chance The Rapper Calls Lil Wayne A Legend & Says He Would Give Him A Greatest Rapper Of All Time Award

Last week, Chance The Rapper stopped by Power 92.3 FM in his hometown Chicago, Illinois for an interview with Shagg Nice that you can watch below.

Around the 4:30 mark of the conversation, Chance thanked Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz for doing their features on his Grammy award winning single – “No Problem“. He even mentioned that “obviously Wayne is a legend” too.

At the 16:00 mark of their interview, Chano revealed that he would give the award for Greatest Rapper Of All Time to “Dwayne Michael Carter”, which is of course Weezy‘s real name if you didn’t already know!

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Exclusive: LilWayneHQ Interviews STREETRUNNER; Talks Tha Carter IV & More

LilWayneHQ Interviews Producer STREETRUNNER - Talks Tha Carter IV & More

Below is an exclusive interview LilWayneHQ.com held with Grammy Award Winning producer STREETRUNNER. In the interview STREETRUNNER speaks on how he got into the music industry, working with Lil Wayne, Tha Carter IV, and much more. STREETRUNNER (Real name: Nicholas Warwar) is signed with EMI Music Publishing and is represented by Spliffington Management.

LilWayneHQ.com: Tell us about yourself STREETRUNNER? How long have you been producing for, and what made you get into this career?

STREETRUNNER: I been making beats since 1998. I started out a DJ until I got a EMU sp1200 and then that pretty much ended my DJ career. I rocked on the sp1200 for about a year and then graduated to a akai mpc 2000xl. I landed my first major placement in 2003 with Fat Joe’s Terror Sqaud billboard charting single “Take Me Home”. I later went onto sign with Terror Squad for a year and continued to grind it out and get placements. I have placed tracks on artist albums such as Fat Joe, Juelz Santana, Lil Wayne, Ludacris, LL Cool J, Slaughter House, Birdman, Fabolous and many more.

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