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Lil Wayne – Uproar [#GenesisHalftimeShow Video]

Lil Wayne Uproar Genesis Halftime Show Video

Teaming up with the Genesis car, Lil Wayne shot a video for his “Uproar” single from his Tha Carter V album that premiered during the #GenesisHalftimeShow on Monday.

This visual, which was directed by Eddie Morales, was shot at the football field in the neighborhood that Tunechi grew up in inside the 17th Ward of New Orleans, Louisiana.

You can watch Weezy performing live in the “Uproar” video for Genesis below. The official music video that was shot in New York and will include cameos from Atown, FatBoy SSE, Shiggy, and Swizz Beatz should premiere soon!

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Day 2: Lil Wayne Shoots More Of His “Uproar” Music Video In Front Of His Mural In New Orleans [Videos]

Lil Wayne Shoots More Of His Uproar Music Video In Front Of His Mural In New Orleans

After shooting parts of his “Uproar” music video in New York with Shiggy, Atown, FatBoy SSE, and Swizz Beatz on October 3rd, Lil Wayne shot more of his upcoming video at a different location on the following day.

For day 2, Tunechi was spotted shooting in front of a car and in front of his mural in his hometown Hollygrove, New Orleans, Louisiana with choreographer Eddie Morales.

You can check out some behind the scenes footage of Weezy shooting his scenes in NOLA after the jump! Are you happy that they went with “Uproar” as the first single from Tha Carter V?

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Jay Jones – Go Crazy (Feat Lil Wayne) [Music Video]

Jay Jones Go Crazy Feat Lil Wayne Music Video

Here is the official music video for Jay Jones‘ “Go Crazy” single featuring his Young Money boss Lil Wayne.

Weezy appears in this Trazi Lashawn-directed visual, which was shot in his hometown Hollygrove, New Orleans, as a goat with a grill.

“Lil Wayne was not harmed in the making of this film”

You can find this 808 Mafia-produced collaboration on Jay‘s 2000 Hollygrove project, available to stream online now. Hit the jump to check out the hilarious video!

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Lil Wayne Speaks On “Sqvad Up”, Skateboarding & Reveals What He Pours His Champagne On [Video]

Lil Wayne Speaks On Sqvad Up, Skateboarding & Reveals What He Pours His Champagne On

During his appearance at the Los Angeles Convention Center for the 2016 E3 video game conference in California on June 15th, Lil Wayne sat down with Tamara Dhia from Complex for an interview.

Weezy spoke all about his “Sqvad Up” app, the object of the mobile game, thinking about putting prostitutes and new music in the next update, his hometown Hollygrove, why he decided to start skateboarding at 29-years-old, what he likes the most about skating, pouring his champagne, and more.

You can check out Tunechi‘s conversation with Complex after the jump below. Click here to also watch Tune‘s interview with Twitch and here to see him try out a virtual reality roller coaster ride while wearing Samsung’s Gear VR headset at this year’s E3 event!

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You Can Now Download Lil Wayne’s “Sqvad Up” Game!

Download Lil Wayne Sqvad Up Game

After first getting word about his new business venture a few days ago, Lil Wayne‘s “Sqvad Up” mobile game that was developed by mobile/technology company UTILITY has now been released and is available to buy from Google Play and the iTunes App Store.

The app/game, which is free, includes music from New Orleans artist Nesby Phips and is set in Tunechi‘s hometown Hollygrove. However, an update will soon include the cities of the other places that Tune lives in – Miami and Los Angeles.

Professional skaters Tyreek Morrison, Evan Hernandez, Yosef “YoYo” Ratleff, Andre Colbert, Jereme Knibbs, and Edgar Benitez are all unlockable characters. The goal of the game is to skate and fly on drones through Hollygrove while collecting money, but making sure to avoid birds and other obstacles/hazards.

Click here to see how you can download “Sqvad Up” for your mobile phone! Have you began to play it yet? If so, leave a comment below with what it is like.

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Lil Wayne Announces He Has His Own Video Game Titled “Sqvad Up” On The Way

Lil Wayne Announces He Has His Own Video Game Titled Sqvad Up On The Way

While we continue to wait on the upcoming release of Tha Carter V, it looks like Lil Wayne will be entering the video game business after his new venture announcement with mobile/technology company UTILITY.

Weezy went on Twitter yesterday to share a preview of an upcoming game called “Sqvad Up” that included him doing a voice-over: “Welcome to Hollygrove, my town. Sqvad Up coming soon!”

There aren’t too many details about the game just yet, but it seems like it will be an app based on skateboarding that can be played on mobile devices as it will be released through Google Play for Android and the iTunes App Store for Apple.

You can check out the video announcement of “Sqvad Up” after the jump below. I will be sure to update this post if anymore updates surface online! Who is looking forward to playing it?

UPDATE: The game, which will include Tune‘s fellow skaters Tyreek Morrison, Evan Hernandez, Yosef “YoYo” Ratleff, Andre Colbert, Jereme Knibbs, and Edgar Benitez, will let users to skate around New Orleans while dodging obstacles and hazards. It will also be available for download on June 10th!

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