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Anuel AA Speaks On Lil Wayne Inspiration & Wanting To Be The Spanish Rap Version Of Wayne [Video]

Anuel AA Speaks On Lil Wayne Inspiration & Wanting To Be The Spanish Rap Version Of Wayne

Anuel AA sat down with Big Boy for an interview at the end of last year on his Neighborhood show, which you can check out down below.

From the 11:40 mark of their conversation, Anuel recalls watching and learning from Lil Wayne as the best artist in the world to try and be the best artist himself that raps in Spanish. Even though Tunechi was huge in Puerto Rico, AA wanted to replicate everything Tune did but in Spanish.

The Puerto Rican music artist also reflects on Weezy being the number one rapper in the world, putting on the likes of Drake and Nicki Minaj, and taking inspiration from the Young Money CEO: “He was the number one in the world, nobody can tell me nothing else. He was looking untouchable.” Click here to listen to Anuel AA and Wayne‘s “Ferrari” collaboration!

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Hollywood Cole Talks Lil Wayne + Producing “B.B. King Freestyle”

Hollywood Cole Talks Lil Wayne + Producing BB King Freestyle For Him & Drake

Hollywood Cole recently chopped it up with HotNewHipHop for an interview on their “On The Come Up” series, which you can watch below.

In their conversation, Cole talked about producing the beat for Lil Wayne and Drake‘s “B.B. King Freestyle” that can be found on Side A of the No Ceilings 3 mixtape.

The producer also revealed Weezy‘s mixtapes were a big part of him first getting into music and that he would get Tune to spit a verse on his dream song! Do you still listen to “B.B. King Freestyle“?

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Talks Inspiration, Rebirth Album, GRAMMYs, Tattoos & More With “Soundcheck” [Video]

Throwback - Lil Wayne Talks Inspiration, Rebirth Album, GRAMMYs, Tattoos & More With Soundcheck

For #ThrowbackThursday today, here is Lil Wayne‘s 2009 interview with “Soundcheck”, which is a series of musical performances and interviews hosted by Walmart.

In their sit-down conversation, Tunechi spoke on what fans could be expecting from his Rebirth album, the influence behind the project, who he gets his musical inspiration from, and going from rap to rock.

Also in their interview, which you can watch below, Weezy discussed his GRAMMYs experience (winning four awards and performing live), what his tattoos mean, feeling like a genius, how the Internet has helped his career, “Prom Queen“, and more!

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Lil Wayne Appears On “Manningcast”, Talks Packers & Rates A Rap From Eli Manning [Video]

Lil Wayne Appears On Manningcast, Talks Packers & Rates A Rap From Eli Manning

Earlier this week, Lil Wayne was the special guest on Eli and Peyton Manning‘s ESPN “Manningcast” show during the Monday Night Football game between Green Bay Packers vs. Los Angeles Rams.

While on the broadcast, Weezy recalled telling his friends in school about the “cheese people” referring to the Packers, discussed what he was feeling in the picture above, and explained our favorite question – how he became a Packers fan when he is from New Orleans.

Tunechi also watched and rated a rap from Eli Manning over a New York Giants remix of Fivio Foreign’s “1 On 3” by saying he “killed it”. The former American football quarterback for the New York Giants revealed that Tune‘s “A Milli“, “Fireman” and “Stuntin’ Like My Daddy” inspired his performance!

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Drizzy P Discusses Being In The Studio With Lil Wayne, Working On A New Young Money Compilation & More [Video]

Drizzy P Discusses Being In The Studio With Lil Wayne, Working On A New Young Money Compilation & More

Drizzy P and his manager Geedy recently sat down with Josh and Quise for episode 22 of their “Boss Talk” podcast, which you can check out after the jump below.

In their interview, Drizzy spoke on how he first got into music, where he got his name from, how he was signed to Young Money, working on a new YM compilation with all of the other new record label artists, who inspires him, and studying rap.

The new Young Mula signee also discussed working in the studio with Lil Wayne, why Wayne is a “beast”, witnessing him record in the studio for 48 hours straight, opening up Weezy‘s show at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills a couple of months ago, and more. He also played a game of which songs he likes better out of “Moment 4 Life” or “Did It On ‘Em“, “Pound Cake” or “Lord Knows“, and “6 Foot, 7 Foot” or “A Milli“!

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