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Throwback Thursday: A 16-Year Old Lil Wayne Talks About His Hood 17th Ward Of New Orleans [Video]

16 Year Old Lil Wayne Talks About His Hood 17th Ward Of New Orleans

In this #ThrowbackThursday clip, we can see a rare Lil Wayne interview with James “Kraze” Billings from back in 1999 when Wayne was just 16-years-old.

While in the 3rd Ward of New Orleans, Weezy can be seeing showing off his “Cash Money” and “17” tattoos on his stomach, as well as talking about his hood 17th Ward and his debut solo studio album, Tha Block Is Hot.

You can check out the #TBT video after the jump below! How crazy is it seeing Tunechi before the dreads and face tattoos?

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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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