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Mellow Rackz Calls Lil Wayne’s Music Catalog “Timeless” & Reveals How He Inspires Her

Mellow Rackz Calls Lil Wayne Music Catalog Timeless & Reveals How He Inspires Her

Young Money’s new signee Mellow Rackz recently chopped it up with Honeysuckle Magazine for their milestone 15th print edition.

In Mellow‘s conversation with Ronit Pinto and Sam C. Long, she called Lil Wayne‘s music catalog “timeless” and revealed how he has inspired her.

You can read what Rackz said about Tune below and read her full interview with Honeysuckle Magazine here! How long do you think it will be until we hear a collaboration from her and Weezy?

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Lil Wayne Speaks To 2 Chainz About Where He Gets His Drive & Motivation From [Video]

Lil Wayne Speaks To 2 Chainz About Where He Gets His Drive & Motivation From

We have previously saw the start of this interview, and now we have another clip of 2 Chainz‘ sit-down conversation with Lil Wayne before their Amazon Music Live show on November 17th.

In this new video, Chainz recalls witnessing Wayne produce, engineer, rap, sing and play a live instrument all on one song, as well as going to sleep on the I Am Music tour while Weezy was working and waking up to him still recording.

When asking Tunechi where he gets his drive and motivation from, Tune answers his mother Jacida Carter. He also says that his mother taught him that when you love what you do, it will not seem like work at all and you will not know how to stop. Check it out below!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Joins Shanell On Stage & Shows Off His Hilarious Dance Moves

Lil Wayne Joins Shanell On Stage & Shows Off His Hilarious Dance Moves

For #ThrowbackThursday today, we can watch a hilarious video of Lil Wayne dancing on stage during Shanell‘s set on the “I Am Music” tour back in 2011.

While SnL is performing her “Hair Down My Back” song live on stage with her dancers, Weezy comes out and starts showing off his own funny dance moves.

You can watch the clip that has only just recently surfaced online after the jump below! What are your thoughts on Tunechi‘s dancing?

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Video: Lil Wayne’s Official Rebirth TV Commercial

Here is the official TV commercial for Lil Wayne‘s upcoming rock album – Rebirth. The video was directed by Jake Davis, and it video shows Weezy in different pictures with his tattoo’s glowing and “On Fire” playing in the background. The words “I Am Music” also appear on the commercial, and unfortunately it doesn’t say a date on it.

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Lil Wayne’s “I Am Music” & “America’s Most Wanted” Tours = $42 Million

Lil Wayne 2008-2009 Tours Gross $42 Million
Lil Wayne 2008-2009 Tours Gross $42 Million

The final numbers are in for Lil Wayne‘s 2008-2009 North American touring, and it looks like the rapper will have the highest grossing hip-hop tour of the year — and the most lucrative rap jaunt that Billboard has ever tracked.

Seventy-eight Lil Wayne headlining arena and amphitheater concerts in North America from Dec. 14, 2008, through Sept. 6, 2009, grossed approximately $42 million and drew nearly 804,000 fans, according to Lil Wayne tour producer and tour business manager Shawn Gee, who also serves as president of music and entertainment at Sports & Entertainment Financial Group.

“It’s definitely one of the biggest in the last couple of years,” Gee tells Billboard.com, noting that Haymon Events/Live Nation was the exclusive tour promoter for all of the shows. “Our plan was to prove that Wayne was a viable headlining arena artist.”

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