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Mack Maine Explains Why Young Thug & DaBaby’s Features Did Not Make “Funeral” + Reveals Lil Wayne Has Shot A Music Video For “Mama Mia”

Mack Maine Explains Why Young Thug & DaBaby Features Did Not Make Funeral + Reveals Lil Wayne Has Shot A Music Video For Mama Mia

Mack Maine recently chopped it up with Complex to share some details about Lil Wayne‘s brand new album, Funeral, which you can read in full below.

During their interview, Mack confirmed that Weezy was more involved with this project, they have already shot a music video for “Mama Mia” that is being directed by Mike Ho, there was a feature from DaBaby that didn’t make Funeral because of a clearance issue, and there was even a collaboration with Young Thug that was left off the album because Thug wanted to record fresh vocals.

The Young Money President also revealed why Funeral was a few hours late with its release, how he picked the tracklist for the project, how their relationship with XXXTentacion‘s family developed, why Tunechi first thought 21 Savage was a group, his vision for YM this decade, who is currently on the record label, Nicki Minaj‘s upcoming album, and much more!

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Kidd Kidd Reveals Sqad Up Nearly Signed To JAY Z & If There Will Be A Reunion [Video]

Kidd Kidd Reveals Sqad Up Nearly Signed To JAY Z & If There Will Be A Reunion

Kidd Kidd recently sat down with Ace McClowd from HHS1987 for an interview about his days in Lil Wayne‘s former group, Sqad Up.

During their conversation, Kidd spoke on coming up with the name “Young Money“, what happened to the Sqad Up group, if there’s a chance of a reunion in the future, and plenty more.

The New Orleans rapper also revealed Sqad Up nearly signed to JAY Z after they had a meeting with him about it, as well as how Wayne‘s “Mrs. Officer” collaboration featuring himself and Bobby V came about!

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Lil Skies Takes A Quiz On His Idol Lil Wayne [Video]

Lil Skies Takes A Quiz On His Idol Lil Wayne

Lil Skies recently appeared on Genius‘ “The Genius Test” series to take a quiz on one of his biggest influences in music – Lil Wayne, which you can watch below.

At the start of the video, the Pennsylvania-born rapper called Tunechi “the G.O.A.T.” and revealed how Tune influenced him to be himself in his music. If you recall back to last year, Skies paid homage to Wayne with his “A Milli“-inspired music video for “Welcome To The Rodeo“.

Some of the questions that Lil Skies got right included finishing the lyrics off from “6 Foot 7 Foot“, which artist is not signed to Young Money, how old Mr. Carter was when he first recorded under the name of Baby D, what was the title of the Destiny’s Child single that Weezy appeared on, and more.

Skies got a total of 76% on this quiz and some of the questions which he got wrong were: the title of Lil Wayne‘s debut studio album, which DJ hosted the Dedication mixtape series, what project Wayne released exclusively on TIDAL, and listing as many Weezy and Drake songs that he could in under 15 seconds!

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Lil Wayne Confirms He Has A Bunch Of New Projects & Groups Coming Out On “NFL GameDay Prime” During Studio Session With Nicki Minaj

Lil Wayne Confirms He Has A Bunch Of New Projects & Groups Coming Out On NFL GameDay Prime During Studio Session With Nicki Minaj

Yesterday, Lil Wayne appeared on NFL GameDay Prime to chat with Deion Sanders and more by calling in via Skype during a studio session with Nicki Minaj.

Weezy shared his thoughts on a few sports questions including the one he gets asked every month – how he became a Green Bay Packers fan in New Orleans.

During the interview, Tunechi also revealed he has a bunch of projects and groups coming out, but he doesn’t know which will drop first.

You can check out a clip from the conversation after the jump below. Tune will be back on the show next week to chat with a celebrity Dallas Cowboys fan too.

The Young Money Barbie makes a short appearance at the end… so watch all the blogs start making up rumors that they are dating now she’s single!

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Mannie Fresh Discusses Lil Wayne, Cash Money, Bee Gees Stopping Wayne & B.G. From Using Their “B.G.’z” Group Name & More [Video]

Mannie Fresh Discusses Lil Wayne, Cash Money, Bee Gees Stopping Wayne & BG BGz Group & More

We first heard this interview earlier this month, and now we can watch Mannie Fresh‘s 1 hour-and-a-half conversation with Thedo and MAQ for their “DaTakeOver” podcast.

In the interview, Mannie discussed all about Lil Wayne, as well as the early Cash Money Records days, Turk being “messy”, Tha Carter V, Cash Money passing on Kanye West, how the real pop group Bee Gees stopped Weezy and B.G. from using their group name “B.G.’z”, who released an album called True Story in 1995, and more.

You can watch the full sit-down interview in a video after the jump below. Fresh also plays snippets of upcoming collaborations we can be looking out for from him and Tunechi including “Start This Shit Off Right” off Tha Carter V, an EDM song, and a “Big Ballin’” remix!

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