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Pooh Shiesty Says His Biggest Musical Inspiration Growing Up Was Lil Wayne [Video]

Pooh Shiesty Says His Biggest Musical Inspiration Growing Up Was Lil Wayne

Pooh Shiesty was the special guest on episode 101 of Gillie Da King and Wallo267‘s weekly “The Million Dollaz Worth Of Game” podcast.

During their conversation (watch below), Shiesty was asked who inspired him musically when he was growing up to which he answered with Lil Wayne.

The Memphis rapper, who is signed to Atlantic Records and 1017 Records, also went on to say that he used to always show Wayne‘s bars from his newest songs to his friends.

PS: LilWayneHQ.com has a new Instagram page, which you can follow here!

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Lil Uzi Vert Speaks On How Lil Wayne Is A Huge Influence [Video]

Lil Uzi Vert Speaks On How Lil Wayne Is A Huge Influence

Lil Uzi Vert was the recent guest on “The Fat Joe Show” and during their conversation, the Philadelphia rapper speaks a little bit about Lil Wayne.

In the interview, which you can watch below, Fat Joe explains to Uzi Vert how he was misunderstood with comments in the past where he called Uzi a “bad version” of Wayne. The Generation NOW artist says he never took any offense or disrespect from it.

While discussing music artists that have been a huge influence on him, Uzi mentions that he always wanted to be Tunechi growing up and recalls girls used to always tell him he looked like Tune. He also shares a story of how he ordered a fake lip piercing that he used to wear every day to look like Weezy!

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Young Thug Wants To Do A VERZUZ Battle With Lil Wayne + Shows Off His Wayne Tattoo On His Arm [Video]

Young Thug Wants To Do A VERZUZ Battle With Lil Wayne & Shows Off His Wayne Tattoo On His Arm

A few days ago, we first saw Young Thug share the story of how Lil Wayne ignored him when they met for the very first time, and now we can check out Thug‘s full interview on episode 93 of Gillie Da King and Wallo267‘s “The Million Dollaz Worth Of Game” podcast.

Inside their conversation, Thugger mentioned his dream opponent in a VERZUZ battle would be Weezy: “It would probably have to be like [Lil Wayne]. Because you got to think… we got to talk about influence. We got to talk about everything. We got to talk about everything. It’s not just about no rap. You got to understand, as rapper, as hip-hop artists, you can only go so far. I always just focused on the next level.”

The Atlanta rapper also revealed in the interview that he has his idol Tunechi‘s name tattooed on his arm. You can check out the full 1-hour long podcast in a video after the jump below! Would you like to see a Tune vs. Thug VERZUZ battle? Personally, I can only see one easy winner haha!

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Young Thug Recalls First Meeting Lil Wayne & How He Was Ignored [Video]

Young Thug Recalls First Meeting Lil Wayne & How He Was Ignored

Young Thug is the special guest on episode 93 of Gillie Da King and Wallo267‘s weekly “The Million Dollaz Worth Of Game” podcast.

In a sneak peek of their conversation, which you can watch below, Gillie asks Thugger about the first time he met his idol Lil Wayne to which Thug says Wayne ignored him.

“The first day that nigga didn’t goddamn dap me up. Tried me. That nigga tried my pimping… left me hanging.”

I’m sure everyone is well aware of the problems that went on with Weezy and Thugger a few years back, such as Tha Barter 6 project, but I think it’s fair to say their beef is over now especially after Thug was featured on No Ceilings 3!

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KenTheMan Reveals Why Her Favorite Rapper Is Lil Wayne & How He Has Influenced Her

KenTheMan Reveals Why Her Favorite Rapper Is Lil Wayne & How He Has Influenced Her

KenTheMan has revealed in a new interview with HipHopDX that her favorite rapper “was and still is” Lil Wayne.

The female rapper from Houston explained how she became a “super Wayne head” and how she has been sending him her freestyles in the DMs on Instagram.

She also recalled a story of how she wrote down all of the lyrics to Weezy‘s “Rollin’” freestyle off Sorry 4 The Wait in a letter and sent it to her boyfriend, who was currently in jail and couldn’t listen to the mixtape even though he was also a big fan!

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