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BRS Kash Talks Lil Wayne Remixing “Throat Baby” On No Ceilings 3

BRS Kash Talks Lil Wayne Remixing Throat Baby On No Ceilings 3

If you didn’t already know, one of the songs Lil Wayne and Rich The Kid remixed on Side B of No Ceilings 3 was BRS Kash‘s “Throat Baby“.

In a recent interview with HipHopDX, the Atlanta rapper addressed Wayne remixing his song for his mixtape by saying he grew up on the No Ceilings and Dedication tapes.

Kash also revealed he stopped everything he was doing when he first found out Tunechi had freestyled over “Throat Baby“, as well as mentioned he has not yet met Tune in person, but hopes to soon as he is an inspiration to him!

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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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Jake Paul Reveals His Role Model Growing Up Was Lil Wayne [Video]

Jake Paul Reveals His Role Model Growing Up Was Lil Wayne

Jake Paul recently paid a visit to the “I Am Athlete” studio to chop it up with former NFL players Brandon Marshall, Fred Taylor and Channing Crowder.

While talking about if he is a bad influence on kids, Jake believes it is the parents role to monitor what kids watch online. He even goes on to prove his point by saying his role model growing up was Lil Wayne, who raps about drugs and curses frequently in his music, but he has turned out fine.

“My role model who I watched growing up was Lil Wayne… what the fuck he was talking about?… Molly, f*cking bitches, tattoos, f*cking everything”

You can watch the clip of the YouTuber and boxer revealing his information, as well as his full interview after the jump below! Was you aware that Jake Paul‘s influence growing up was Wayne?

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Polo G Names Lil Wayne & Tupac Shakur As His Two G.O.A.T.s In Hip-Hop [Video]

Polo G Names Lil Wayne & Tupac Shakur As His Two GOATs In Hip Hop

Polo G recently participated in a virtual interview with John Ochoa from The Recording Academy aka The GRAMMYs, which you can watch below.

While discussing his latest album, THE GOAT, Polo was asked who he thinks is the greatest of all time in hip-hop to which he named both Tupac Shakur and Lil Wayne:

“To me, arguably Tupac. That’s considering that he was before his time and he is the inspiration to a lot of great minds today. And then I could say another person like Lil Wayne just because of the long run that he had and being the best of the best for a long time, and just the influence that he had on a lot of great minds today. So those my two GOATs.”

The Chicago native also mentioned in their conversation that he grew up listening to Wayne‘s music! Would you like to see a collaboration between Polo G and 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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