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Juvenile Talks Lil Wayne Rapping At A Young Age, The Hot Boys Originally Being 5 Members & More [Video]

Juvenile Talks Lil Wayne Rapping At A Young Age, The Hot Boys Originally Being 5 Members & More

Juvenile recently sat down with Vlad TV for an interview, which you can watch a clip of below.

In their conversation, Juvie discussed how he always knew Lil Wayne was a “monster from day one”, recalled telling Wayne to not release his explicit songs at such a young age, and more.

The New Orleans rapper also mentioned that the Hot Boys were formed originally with 5 members before Lil Derrick aka Bulletproof was murdered, revealed the group all recorded between five to six songs a night in the studio, and explained why he believes Get It How U Live!! in their best album!

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Supa Blanco Recalls Lil Wayne Writing His First Rap & How They Nearly Started A “Fly Boys” Group Together [Video]

Supa Blanco Recalls Lil Wayne Writing His First Rap & How They Nearly Started A Fly Boys Group

Supa Blanco recently sat down with Nolazine TV for a 30-minute interview, which you can watch below.

In their conversation, Blanco revealed Lil Wayne wrote his very first rap for him, as well as mentioned there were discussions for him and Wayne to create their own rap group called “Fly Boys” in hopes to become the next “Big Tymers”.

The original Sqad Up member also spoke on why the SQ4 mixtape is better than Tunechi‘s 500 Degreez album, his relationship with Tune today, how the Sqad Up group nearly signed to Jay Z after Weezy had left, Fee Banks, New Orleans East, B.G., and much more!

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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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Fee Banks Talks Sqad Up, His Role With Lil Wayne, People Comparing Lil Baby To Wayne & More [Video]

Fee Banks Talks Sqad Up, His Role With Lil Wayne, People Comparing Lil Baby To Wayne & More

At the end of 2020, Fee Banks sat down with Jahze TV for a one on one interview for season 2 episode 2 of her “Mixed Company: New Orleans edition” series that you can watch below.

During their conversation, Fee discussed how the rap group Sqad Up came together from all being neighborhood homeboys, what his role with Lil Wayne was at that time, being Wayne‘s DJ for a short period, looking up to Birdman and Master P, and shared his thoughts on people calling Lil Baby the new Weezy.

The day one friend of Tunechi also spoke on being cousins with Toya Johnson, what he learned from helping to create Young Money which helped him create his own management company Good Money Global that has managed artists such as Kevin Gates and NBA YoungBoy, his passion for cars and his YM Motors business, New Orleans, building a compound, and much more!

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Turk Says Lil Wayne Would Beat Anyone In A “Verzuz” Battle If It Was Based On Music Catalogs [Videos]

Turk Says Lil Wayne Would Beat Anyone In A Verzuz Battle If It Was Off Music Catalogs Alone

Taking to his Instagram Live, Turk makes sure everyone knows that Lil Wayne could go up against anybody in a Verzuz battle and win if you’re going off music catalogs alone.

Turk says Tunechi‘s discography from The B.G.z and when he was going by the name of Baby D to all the way to now is so good that it will beat any other rapper, such as Jay Z, Eminem, T.I., The Game, and Busta Rhymes.

The YNT founder even says if you put all of the other rappers’ catalogs together whether they are old school or new school, it would still not come close to Weezy‘s discography. He also added that if you want to do groups, the Hot Boys would win against anybody. You can check out 2 videos of Turk discussing this below! Do you agree with him?

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