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Lil Wayne Has A Message For Everyone Suffering From COVID-19 & Thanks All Of The Health Care Workers [Video]

Lil Wayne Has A Message For Everyone Suffering From COVID-19 & Thanks All Of The Health Care Workers

BET have partnered up with United Way Worldwide to support African Americans that have been seriously impacted by the COVID-19 disease.

They have created a fundraiser titled “Saving Our Selves: A BET COVID-19 Relief Effort”, which included a video appearance from Lil Wayne at his private indoor TRUKSTOP skate park (watch below).

Wayne had a message for the people in his hometown New Orleans, Louisiana who are suffering from this coronavirus by telling them to keep strong and stay safe. He also gave praise to the health care workers by calling them “the real heroes” and “iconic figures”, as well as extended his condolences to DJ Black N Mild!

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Lil Wayne Speaks On COVID-19, How Self-Quarantining Is Currently Going For Him, Unreleased Music, Kobe Bryant & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Speaks On COVID-19, How Self-Quarantining Is Going For Him, Unreleased Music, Kobe Bryant & More

For episode 24 of Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson‘s “All The Smoke” podcast, they had Lil Wayne as the special guest and chopped it up with him for around 25-minutes. At the start of the video, Stack called Wayne the “best rapper of all time” and his “favorite rapper” while towards the end, Matt mentioned he named one of his sons “Carter” after Tha Carter III album.

During their conversation, which you can watch below, Weezy spoke on how his family are currently doing with this coronavirus lockdown, how he has “been self-quarantining for years”, his mother Cita and brother Semaj being in New Orleans where the virus is “really bad” at the moment, N.O. legend 5th Ward Weebie possibly passing away from this virus, and maybe recording a theme song for “All The Smoke“.

Tunechi also revealed he is hitting the studio up everyday while in lockdown, has an unreleased song with a bar saying “ballin’ like Stack Jack”, his sports knowledge comes from his grandma Mercedes Carter, he used to play American football back in the day, how Kobe Bryant made an impact on him, his current favorite NBA players, he is currently listening to Lil Baby, XXXTentacion and Young Dolph, and wanting to do a live concert from home with 5-6 unreleased songs!

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Lil Wayne Talks “Funeral”, Kobe Bryant’s Death, Super Bowl LIV, Sleep & Much More [Videos]

Lil Wayne Talks Funeral, Kobe Bryant Death, Super Bowl LIV, Sleep & Much More

On January 31st, Lil Wayne made another appearance on the live show of “Skip And Shannon: Undisputed” in Miami, Florida to chop it up with Skip Bayless, Shannon Sharpe and Jenny Taft.

At the start of their conversation, Tune spoke about Funeral, how he wanted to carry on the Rebirth album legacy by dropping this new album, what impact he wants to see from Funeral, having a 24-second tribute for Kobe Bryant on the project, turning in a total of 52 songs for 24 to be picked, and not knowing what “sleep” is.

Throughout the interview, Weezy also discussed the Cowboys, Kobe Bryant‘s death, how he thinks the Los Angeles Lakers will dedicate the rest of the season to Bryant, expecting LeBron James to go even harder, not being offended by Doc Rivers‘ recent quote about the Clippers and Kobe, Packers’ Aaron Rodgers having the best Super Bowl LIV performance since 2006, and more.

You can check out footage of Tunechi arriving to “Undisputed” with his fiancĂ©e La’Tecia Thomas and see the full show after the jump below. Skip also gave back Wayne the key to his car that he recently borrowed!

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Lil Wayne Calls Tony Hawk An “Innovator” & Says He Is The Reason He Is Breaking Bones [Video]

Lil Wayne Calls Tony Hawk An Innovator & Says He Is The Reason He Is Breaking Bones

For the final week of July, The Berrics dedicated every day to professional skateboarder Tony Hawk and grabbed numerous people to talk about the impact he has had on the skateboarding culture.

One of these people was Lil Wayne, who thanked Tony and called him an “innovator”, as well as said he is the reason that he is out here breaking his clavicle when he didn’t even know what one of them was.

You can watch Wayne thank Hawk for #TonyHawkWeek and shout out his son Riley Hawk after the jump below!

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Meek Mill Shows Love To Lil Wayne On ESPN’s “First Take” Sports Show [Video]

Meek Mill Shows Love To Lil Wayne On ESPN First Take Sports Show

Earlier this week on December 4th, Meek Mill paid a visit to ESPN’s “First Take” sports television show to promote his new album, Championships.

During his appearance, Stephen A. Smith made a top 5 list of rappers that he thinks makes the biggest impact among NBA players in the locker room. This list included JAY Z, Drake, Migos, The Notorious B.I.G., and Tupac Shakur.

When Stephen sat down, Meek mentioned that Lil Wayne should of been on this list before Max Kellerman then said the same. Mill also revealed that Wayne is in his top 3 of all time list. You can check out what went down in the video after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Speaks On Michael Vick’s Influence In Hip-Hop For Bleacher Report’s Documentary

Lil Wayne Speaks On Michael Vick Influence In Hip-Hop For Bleacher Report Documentary

Bleacher Report will be premiering a documentary on Michael Vick on July 11th and Lil Wayne will be making an appearance in it.

In the documentary, Weezy explains Vick‘s impact in hip-hop as he wasn’t just a big deal on an American football pitch, but also in the hip-hop world.

You can watch a sneak peek of the Michael Vick documentary after the jump below! Will you be watching it on Monday?

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