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Skooly Recalls First Meeting His “Biggest Influence” Lil Wayne + More [Video]

Skooly Recalls First Meeting His Biggest Influence Lil Wayne + More

Skooly recently sat down with Ya Boi Shad and G. Downs for an interview on their Bad Speakers TV podcast, which you can check out below.

During their conversation, the Atlanta native discussed first meeting Lil Wayne and Drake, recall asking Wayne for a picture, and witnessing the skate ramp in Weezy‘s studio.

The T.R.U. artist also revealed his biggest influence is Tunechi and he is the reason why he decided to grow dreadlocks. Skooly even shared his thoughts on a Tune vs. JAY-Z VERZUZ rap battle!

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The Island Boys Say Their Biggest Inspiration Growing Up Was Lil Wayne [Video]

Island Boys Say Their Biggest Inspiration Growing Up Was Lil Wayne

The Island Boys were the special guests on episode 305 of “IMPAULSIVE”, which included them sitting down with Logan Paul, Mike Majlak, and George Janko for an interview.

Around the 22:20 mark of their conversation, Flyysoulja and Kodiyakredd were asked who their inspiration was growing up to which they named Lil Wayne.

You can check out the full convo in the video after the jump below! Are you a fan of the Island Boys and do you think Wayne will ever work with them?

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BFB Da Packman Says “Lil Wayne Wholeheartedly Saved Hip-Hop” & Recites “Cash Money Millionaires”

BFB Da Packman Says Lil Wayne Wholeheartedly Saved Hip Hop & Recites Cash Money Millionaires

BFB Da Packman sat down for an interview with HipHopDX on their “Thought Box” series last month.

In a clip from their conversation, which you can watch below, BFB speaks all about Lil Wayne‘s influence and how he “wholeheartedly saved hip-hop”, especially in the years 2006 – 2010.

The Michigan native also opened up about how he feels Wayne does not get the respect he deserves, as well as how he would never ever discredit or talk down on Weezy. He even recited the start of Tune‘s “Cash Money Millionaires” song off Tha Carter!

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Yung Bleu Talks About Being Creatively Inspired By Lil Wayne’s Punchlines [Video]

Yung Bleu Talks About Being Creatively Inspired By Lil Wayne Punchlines

Yung Bleu recently sat down with HotNewHipHop for a conversation on the latest episode of their “On The Come Up” series.

Around the 4:10 mark of their interview, which you can check out below, Bleu named Lil Wayne as one of his favorite rappers of all time.

The Alabama artist also speaks about Wayne going so hard with punchlines and how that influenced other rappers to get creative with their own punchlines!

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Young Thug: “Lil Wayne Made Me Want To Be Like Him When I Rap”

Young Thug - Lil Wayne Made Me Want To Be Like Him When I Rap

Young Thug recently chopped it up with Eric Skelton inside his recording studio for an interview with Complex.

In their convo, Thug spoke on how he always wanted to be like Lil Wayne when he first heard him rap as a youngster.

You can check out Thugger break down the difference between influencing someone and actually making them want to rap below!

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