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Meek Mill Names Lil Wayne In His Top 5 Rappers Of This Era List

Meek Mill Names Lil Wayne In His Top 5 Rappers Of This Era List

Meek Mill was recently asked on social media who his top 5 rappers of all time for this era are.

The Philadelphia rapper named Lil Wayne in this list along with JAY-Z, Rick Ross, Jadakiss, and DMX.

You can check out Meek share his top 5 rappers below! Who are your personal top 5 artists in this era?

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Euro Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne, How He Got Signed To Young Money, Justin Bieber, Drake, Cristiano Ronaldo & More

Euro Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne, How He Got Signed To Young Money, Justin Bieber, Drake, Cristiano Ronaldo & More

Euro recently paid a visit to Hot 106.3 radio station in Rhode Island to chop it up with Bekah and Mike, which you can listen to below.

During their conversation, Euro spoke about being born in Dominican Republic and moving to Providence at a young age, how he got involved with Lil Wayne, performing live at Lil Weezyana Fest, and how his brother sent the Young Money camp his music which resulted in him receiving a call from Wayne after he had just heard 1 verse.

The Young Mula artist also discussed meeting Tunechi for the very first time, only having 100 followers on Twitter before he was featured on Dedication 5, owning the social media handles “@Euro” thanks to Justin Bieber, being good friends with Cristiano Ronaldo, wanting to work with JAY-Z, how close Drake is to YM, and more!

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Swizz Beatz Calls Lil Wayne The Most Dedicated Person In The Studio, Says Wayne Has Type A Personality [Video]

Swizz Beatz Calls Lil Wayne The Most Dedicated Person In The Studio, Says Wayne Has Type A Personality

Swizz Beatz recently sat down with Ari Melber for an interview on NBC News‘ “Mavericks With Ari Melber” show.

During their conversation, Swizz revealed that he has never seen Lil Wayne or JAY-Z write in the studio, as well as call Wayne the most dedicated person he has ever been in the studio with after witnessing him wake up at 4AM to go to the studio until 4AM the following day.

The New York music artist, DJ and producer was also asked if Tunechi has Type A personality to which he answered: “he’s serious yes”. You can check out the full Beatz interview with Ari in a video after the jump below (the part about Tune and JAY starts from around 11:45)!

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Kirko Bangz Talks Lil Wayne’s Influence From Mixtapes & Freestyles [Video]

Kirko Bangz Talks Lil Wayne Influence From Mixtapes & Freestyles

Kirko Bangz recently sat down with Ashlee On-Air from 93.7 The Beat for an interview that you can watch in full below.

Around the 7:30 mark, Kirko was asked what he thinks about all of the “Top 50 Rappers” lists on social media to which he started to talk about how either Lil Wayne and Eminem would be #1 on his list, due to growing up on their music, as well as why it would not be JAY-Z or Nas.

The Houston rapper then mentioned he got into Tunechi‘s music from his mixtapes before revealing what his favorite tape and freestyle from Tune is. Before switching subjects, Bangz also discussed how Weezy would get on anyone’s beat and kill it!

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Trina, Kevin Rudolf, FatBoyMixx, Tammy Torres & Bigg D Share Stories About Lil Wayne On Mike Sherman’s “Before The Fame” [Video]

Trina, Kevin Rudolf, FatBoyMixx, Tammy Torres & Bigg D Share Stories About Lil Wayne On Mike Sherman Before The Fame

Lil Wayne was the featured guest on the latest episode of Mike Sherman‘s “Before The Fame” series.

The show included old interviews with Wayne, as well as new interviews from Trina, Kevin Rudolf, engineer FatBoyMixx, Tammy Torres, producer Bigg D, and a music trivia with random people on the street.

During Trina‘s interview, she spoke on dating Tunechi, why he is one of the greatest, and confirms he will be featured on her new album The One. Tammy also talked about dating Tune, being in love with him, and how he is not the same person as he was 10 years ago.

For Kevin‘s interview, he discussed how he got signed to Cash Money, what it is like working with Weezy, their chemistry together, and reconnecting on “I Will Not Break“. Stephen McDowell aka FatBoyMixx, who did work on Tha Carter V, chatted about Lil Wayne‘s work ethic, witnessing Wayne record a whole song from scratch in 15 minutes, and called him “the no. 1 rapper”.

Music producer Bigg D spoke about producing JAY Z and Mr. Carter‘s “Hello Brooklyn” collaboration, revealed Weezy is his “favorite artist” that he was worked with, called him “a legend” in the industry, and says all the new generation rappers “pretty much got it from Wayne“. You can check out Tune‘s segment on “Before The Fame” in the video after the jump below. Enjoy!

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Kidd Kidd Reveals Sqad Up Nearly Signed To JAY Z & If There Will Be A Reunion [Video]

Kidd Kidd Reveals Sqad Up Nearly Signed To JAY Z & If There Will Be A Reunion

Kidd Kidd recently sat down with Ace McClowd from HHS1987 for an interview about his days in Lil Wayne‘s former group, Sqad Up.

During their conversation, Kidd spoke on coming up with the name “Young Money“, what happened to the Sqad Up group, if there’s a chance of a reunion in the future, and plenty more.

The New Orleans rapper also revealed Sqad Up nearly signed to JAY Z after they had a meeting with him about it, as well as how Wayne‘s “Mrs. Officer” collaboration featuring himself and Bobby V came about!

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