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Colby Covington Announces Lil Wayne Will Walk Him Out At UFC 268 [Video]

Colby Covington Announces Lil Wayne Will Walk Him Out At UFC 268

Colby Covington recently chopped it up with Kacper Rosolowski and Denis Shkuratov from Submission Radio for a virtual interview about his upcoming rematch fight against Kamaru Usman at UFC 268 on November 6th.

During their interview, which you can watch below, Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter Covington announced Lil Wayne will be walking him out to the cage while performing “Sky Is The Limit” aka “Ride For My N*ggas” off Da Drought 3 live.

The professional mixed martial artist also had a lot of praise for Wayne by revealing he is the best rapper alive, was his favorite rapper and music artist while growing up, he should be the president, and is a great person with smart philosophies and ideas!

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Royce Da 5’9″ Explains Why It’s Easy To Forget Lil Wayne Is “One Of Our Greats” [Video]

Royce Da 59 Explains Why Its Easy To Forget Lil Wayne Is One Of Our Greats

Royce Da 5’9″ recently chopped it up with HotNewHipHop for an interview in their “12 Days Of Christmas” series.

Around the 34:25 mark of their conversation, Royce explains why you can never compare Drake to Lil Wayne and why Wayne is so important to us all:

“Yeah, I mean, he [Lil Wayne] does numbers because he’s one of our greats. But because of his journey, it’s easy to forget that. It’s easy to lose sight of that. And it’s never been put in perspective properly. It’s never been broken down and placed in front of you the proper way what he has contributed. Like nobody really repeats that enough. It’s not enough people going, Oh, well, you know, he gave us a Drake and Nicki. Nobody says that, they just go: ‘Drake, look at Drake, he’s so handsome. Drake, Drake, Drake, Drake, Drake.’ You know because Drake has you in awe of his greatness. But Wayne is a different level of greatness.”

“So it’s like, you can’t compare him [Drake] to Wayne. It’s hard to compare him to Wayne because Wayne’s like catching charges and shits happening to distract you, but you don’t realize how important Wayne is unless you know what you’re looking at. You don’t realize how important Cash Money Records is because of the other things that overshadow what they are. You know, like, it’s crazy. It’s crazy. It’s so many other things now.”

You can watch the Detroit rapper praise Weezy in his convo after the jump below! Do you agree with what Royce said?

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Reginae Carter Explains Why She Respects & Looks Up To Her Father Lil Wayne [Video]

Reginae Carter Explains Why She Respects & Looks Up To Her Father Lil Wayne

Not long after the release of Tha Carter V on September 27th at midnight, Reginae Carter chatted with TMZ about her father’s latest album.

Nae Nae revealed she is listening to the “great” project non-stop, explained why she respects Lil Wayne, and added how proud she is that her dad didn’t lose hope or give up during the lawsuit against Cash Money Records, which seemed to last forever!

You can check out everything what Reginae, who is also featured on the song “Famous” off C5, had to say after the jump below.

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Tory Lanez Believes Lil Wayne Is The Most Slept On Artist Of “This Time”, Says He Is “Crazy Talented”

Tory Lanez Believes Lil Wayne Is The Most Slept On Artist Of This Time, Says He Is Crazy Talented

Tory Lanez recently did an interview with Power 106 for their “Now You Know” segment and at the 0:20 mark of the conversation, he was asked who he thinks is the most slept on music artist.

The Canadian rapper revealed that he thinks Lil Wayne is most overlooked artist “right now” in “this time” and people are forgetting “the great things” that he has done in hip-hop. He also mentioned that “Wayne is crazy talented” and people are sleeping on how “nice he really is”.

You can watch Tory speak on Weezy in the clip after the jump below!

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Big Sean Says: “You Can’t Talk About Rap Music And Not Mention Lil Wayne” [Video]

Big Sean Says You Cant Talk About Rap Music And Not Mention Lil Wayne

Big Sean recently sat down with AOL BUILD at their headquarters in New York City for an interview. One of the questions that Sean was asked was how he felt about Lil Wayne‘s verse on their “Deep” collaboration.

The Detroit rapper recited parts from Tunechi‘s verse and told the story of how Tune called him up after the song was completed to tell Big Sean that he thinks he is going to be “one of the greats”.

“You can’t talk about rap music and not mention Lil Wayne, you know he changed the game.”

You can watch the short interview in the clip below!

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