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G Herbo Says Lil Wayne “Was Our JAY Z Before JAY Z” [Video]

G Herbo Says Lil Wayne Was Our JAY Z Before JAY Z

G Herbo hosted and performed live at 107.5 WGCI radio station’s Pre-New Year’s Eve Jam with Jacquees and City Girls at ‚ÄčThe Chicago Theatre on December 28th.

While backstage at the show, a host (who is from New Orleans) interviewed Herbo and told him that he reminds her of Lil Wayne in NOLA before the world got onto him.

The Chicago rapper then mentioned Wayne was who he looked up to while growing up, as well as that he “was our JAY Z before JAY Z”. You can watch the interview in a video below!

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Reason Says Lil Wayne Is His “Favorite Rapper Of All Time” & Dream Collaboration

Reason Says Lil Wayne Is His Favorite Rapper Of All Time & Dream Collaboration

Reason, who is signed to the record label Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE), recently mentioned on his Instagram Story that his dream collaboration is with Lil Wayne.

The Carson, California rapper must really want to work with Mr. Carter as in his top 5 list he added “Wayne”, “Tunechi”, “Weezy”, and “Dwayne Carter”, with the last spot going to J. Cole.

In related news, Reason participated in an interview with Ambrosia For Heads last month and revealed that his “favorite rapper of all time” is Wayne, as well as also said that it was the Dedication 5 mixtape which inspired him to do music himself!

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Shy Glizzy Calls Lil Wayne “The G.O.A.T.”, His “Favorite Rapper” & Reveals His Fav Songs Off “Tha Carter V” [Video]

Shy Glizzy Calls Lil Wayne The GOAT, His Favorite Rapper & Reveals His Fav Songs Off Tha Carter V

A couple of months ago, Shy Glizzy was a guest on the weekday MTV television series, TRL (Total Request Live), and during his appearance, he chopped it up with host Sway Calloway.

In their conversation, the Washington rapper spoke on Lil Wayne and his Tha Carter V album before going on to call Wayne “The G.O.A.T.”, his favorite rapper, and his biggest inspiration.

Even though he says the whole C5 project is “banging”, Glizzy did reveal his favorite songs are “Mona Lisa” featuring Kendrick Lamar and “Uproar“. You can watch the interview after the jump below!

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Sevn Thomas Explains How Excited He Is To Have Produced A Beat On Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album [Video]

Sevn Thomas Explains How Excited He Is To Have Produced A Beat On Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album

Sevn Thomas recently sat down with Complex for an interview about producing beats for big music artists like Lil Wayne, JAY Z, Beyonce, Drake, Travis Scott, Mac Miller, Nicki Minaj, and more.

During their conversation, Sevn explained why he is super-excited to have a beat on Tunechi‘s Tha Carter V album, which is “Let It Fly” featuring Travis, and how it’s an honor and privilege because C5 will be looked back in time as Tune‘s first album after Cash Money Records.

The producer also revealed he used inspiration from DMX’s “Let Me Fly” song for creating the “Let It Fly” instrumental. You can watch what Thomas said about working with Weezy in the video after the jump below (head to the 9:10 mark)!

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Halsey Gets A Tattoo Designed By Lil Wayne Seconds Before They Perform On “SNL” Together

Halsey Gets A Tattoo Designed By Lil Wayne Seconds Before They Perform On SNL Together

Seconds before performing “Can’t Be Broken off Tha Carter V on “Saturday Night Live” together (November 10th), Halsey got a tattoo on her lower bicep that was handwritten by Lil Wayne.

Taking to social media, Halsey shared a photo of her new ink that has the words “sins” and “forgiveness” along with a scale, which was done by artist Jonathan Valena aka JonBoy.

The tatt is a reference to Tunechi‘s “on my Libra scale I’m weighin’ sins and forgiveness” lyric from his “She Will” song featuring Drake off his Tha Carter IV album.

Halsey revealed that the inspiration behind her new tattoo is from her and Tune both being Libras and share the same astrological sign – scales. She even brought up a tweet that she wrote back in 2014:

“I’m a libra and so is lil Wayne and that’s all you’ll ever need to know about me.”

You can check out what Weezy drew for the New Jersey singer and songwriter which she got inked right before their “SNL” live performance after the jump below! What are your thoughts on it?

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Tory Lanez Announces “Talk To Me” Remix Featuring Lil Wayne, Shares His Thoughts On “Tha Carter V” [Video]

Tory Lanez Announces Talk To Me Remix Featuring Lil Wayne, Shares His Thoughts On Tha Carter V

Tory Lanez recently sat down with Big Boy on his Real 92.3 radio show in Los Angeles, California for an interview and to promote his new album, Love Me Now.

At the 36:10 mark of the conversation, Tory announced Lil Wayne just jumped on his “Talk To Me” single off his Love Me Now album that originally featured Rich The Kid. The Canadian artist revealed Wayne gave him a “legendary verse” and it will be released within the next week or two.

Before moving on with the interview, which you can check out below, Lanez mentioned he is a real Tunechi fan and he is one of his biggest influences, as well as that he used to pretend to be Tune in the mirror while growing up. He also shared what he thinks of Tha Carter V and added what his favorite song off the project is!

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