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DaBaby Reveals He Listened To Lil Wayne While Growing Up, Wants To Do A Song With Him [Video]

DaBaby Reveals He Listened To Lil Wayne While Growing Up, Wants To Do A Song With Him

At the end of May, DaBaby sat down with XXL for an interview on their “Who Am I?” video series, which you can watch below.

Throughout their conversation, the Cleveland rapper revealed he listened to Lil Wayne‘s music while growing up, as well as that he wants to do a song with Weezy.

Would you like to see a collaboration from DaBaby and Tunechi in the future?!

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Poppy Holden Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne, What He Learned From Him & What Changed In His Life After Signing To Young Money

Poppy Holden Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne, What He Learned From Him & What Changed In His Life After Signing To Young Money

One-half of Vice Versa, who are Young Money’s latest duo, Poppy Holden sat down for an interview with Nolazine TV earlier this month.

During their conversation, Poppy spoke on how he first met Lil Wayne, being cousins with Reginae Carter, how he got signed to Young Mula, what changed in his life after signing to YME, and what he learned from his “idol” Wayne, who he even mentioned was his biggest inspiration.

Poppy Holden also revealed what he got up to in his life before music, he is currently working on a solo project, who influenced him growing up, and more. You can watch the full interview in a video after the jump below!

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Jacquees Says Lil Wayne Is The Reason He Signed To Cash Money Records

Jacquees Says Lil Wayne Is The Reason He Signed To Cash Money Records

Jacquees recently chopped it up with TIDAL to promote his debut studio album, 4275, available on all music platforms now.

The Cash Money Records artist revealed Lil Wayne is his favorite rapper and his dream collaboration, as well as that Birdman told him personally he will make the collabo happen.

Also during their interview, which you can read below, Jacquees spoke on growing up listening to the Hot Boys, looking up to Tunechi as a kid, and Tune being the reason that he signed to Cash Money!

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Trippie Redd Talks Meeting His “Idol” Lil Wayne & Confirms Wayne Jumped On 2 Of His Songs [Video]

Trippie Redd Talks Meeting His Idol Lil Wayne & Confirms Wayne Jumped On 2 Of His Songs

Trippie Redd recently sat down with XXL for the latest edition of their “Who Am I?” video series.

Around the 1:00 mark of the clip, which you can check out below, Trippie revealed he listened to a lot of Lil Wayne while growing up.

At the 4:30 mark, Redd recalled the time when he first met his “idol” Tunechi, as well as confirmed Tune jumped on 2 of his songs, but he doesn’t know exactly when they will drop!

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21 Savage Reveals He Listened To A Lot Of Lil Wayne While Growing Up [Video]

21 Savage Reveals He Listened To A Lot Of Lil Wayne While Growing Up

21 Savage met up with Rob Markman from Genius at Sword & Stone in Los Angeles, California recently for an interview and to make a knife from scratch.

At the 4:00 minute mark of their conversation, Savage mentioned that he listened to a lot of Lil Wayne around his early teenage years 13-14 as he was growing up.

He revealed he listened to a lot of Gucci Mane, Jay Z and Nas at that time too. You can watch 21‘s interview with Genius after the jump below!

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XXXTentacion Reveals Lil Wayne Was One Of His Musical Influences Growing Up [Video]

XXXTentacion Reveals Lil Wayne Was One Of His Musical Influences Growing Up

XXXTentacion appeared in the top 10 rappers on the 2017 XXL Freshman Class, and so it was only right that he did an interview with XXL.

At the start of their conversation, Tentacion mentioned Lil Wayne was one of his music influences growing up along with Nirvana, The Fray, Tupac Shakur, and The Notorious B.I.G.

You can check out the interview after the jump below!

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