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Shanell Talks All About Lil Wayne’s “Rebirth” Album & How It Influenced The New Generation Rappers

Shanell Talks All About Lil Wayne Rebirth Album & How It Influenced The New Generation Rappers

The latest episode of Ben Barzilai‘s “The Skip Button” podcast, which is all about the music we love to hate, features Lil Wayne‘s Rebirth album.

During the episode, Ben chopped it up with Eddie Montilla (who worked on the songs “Da Da Da“, “Paradice“, “On Fire” and “I’ll Die For You“) about what it was like to work on Rebirth, if he was disappointed with the reviews and sales, and more.

Around the 28:00 mark of the podcast, which you can listen to below, new mother Shanell called in to share what it was like behind the scenes making Rebirth as she worked heavily on the project and share a story of what happened at the end of Weezy and Birdman‘s “Leather So Soft” music video.

SnL also spoke on the Bad Ass Grasshoppers group, hearing the Rebirth influence in these new rappers like Young Thug and Lil Uzi Vert etc, Tunechi not knowing who metal band Korn were before they appeared in his “Prom Queen” video, all of Tune‘s court cases and going to jail was a big part in him putting the guitar down and stepping away from it, and much more!

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Lil Wayne’s Full Interview With “Drink Champs”, Talks JAY-Z, Eminem, Young Thug, Favorite Mixtapes & Much More [Video]

Lil Wayne Full Interview With Drink Champs, Talks JAY-Z, Eminem, Young Thug, Favorite Mixtapes & Much More

Filmed earlier this month at the World Famous House Of Mac soul food restaurant in Miami, Noreaga and DJ EFN‘s 2 hour and 20 minutes interview with Lil Wayne for the latest episode of their “Drink Champs” podcast has now been released.

During their conversation, they spoke on numerous subjects that includes Weezy not knowing who TDE and Quality Control Music are, thinking 21 Savage is a group, why he moved to Miami, how he became a Blood gang member, a huge compliment from JAY-Z, and plenty more.

You can watch Tunechi, who was wearing a “Percocet” chain and drinking shots from his Bumbu rum, sit down with N.O.R.E. and EFN plus check out a list of what they chatted about after the jump below. Enjoy!

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Lil Wayne Tells A Funny Story Of Kid Rock & Willie Nelson Teaching Him How To Play “Sweet Home Alabama” On A Guitar [Video]

Lil Wayne Tells A Funny Story Of How Kid Rock & Willie Nelson Taught Him How To Play Sweet Home Alabama On A Guitar

Genius have give WorldStarHipHop a bonus clip from their interview with Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz that took place backstage at the “TIDAL X: ColleGrove” concert in Atlanta, Georgia on March 30th.

In the video, Weezy tells a story to Tity Boi and Rob Markman about how Willie Nelson taught him how to play “Sweet Home Alabama” on the guitar in just 2 minutes at the 2008 Country Music Association Awards as he had a set with Kid Rock.

You can check out the hilarious bonus clip below. Tune also mentioned that he doesn’t know how to play the guitar except for his song “Leather So Soft“, as well as that he told Willie he could smoke him under the table because he’s not Snoop Dogg!

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King Los Says “Lil Wayne Is The Coolest Rapper That Ever Existed”

King Los Says Lil Wayne Is The Coolest Rapper That Ever Existed

King Los recently made an appearance on Hot 97’s “Real Late With Peter Rosenberg” radio show to promote his brand new album, God, Money, War, available to purchase now.

At the 23:00 mark of his conversation with Rosenberg, which you can watch below, Los started to speak about Lil Wayne and what he has done for the hip-hop culture.

“Lil Wayne is the coolest rapper that ever existed. As far as success, being him, doing whatever he wants, being a rock star, being one of the illest lyricists… Wayne is sick, he is disgusting!”

Do you agree with what King Los said about Tunechi?

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Daniel Lanois Speaks On Why He Likes Lil Wayne, Calls Him The “New Generation” Of New Orleans

Daniel Lanois Speaks On Why He Likes Lil Wayne, Calls Him The New Generation Of New Orleans

Daniel Lanois, who is a producer, artist, guitarist and songwriter from Canada that is mainly known for working a lot with U2 and Willie Nelson, recently spoke to Noisey about being a fan of hip-hop and especially Lil Wayne.

During their conversation, Daniel explains what he likes about Weezy (and it’s not his lyrics, style, lifestyle or attitude), how Tune is the “new generation” of New Orleans after he grew up working with The Neville Brothers (a New Orleans group from the 1970s to the 1990s), and borrowing a few things from Wayne.

You can what Daniel Lanois said about Weezy F Baby after the jump below! Considering how he is good friends with U2, I wonder if Lanois worked on that Tunechi collaboration with Bono that is still unreleased?

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