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James Goldstein Talks Lil Wayne Referencing Him In His “Kobe Bryant” Song [Video]

James Goldstein Talks Lil Wayne Referencing Him In His Kobe Bryant Song

A few months ago, Elie Seckbach from EsNews caught up with James F. Goldstein for a quick interview.

At the start of their conversation, Jimmy was asked how it feels to be referenced by Lil Wayne in his “Kobe Bryant” song:

“2-4 so nice, my flow so mean; Catch me at the game sitting next to Goldstein”

The NBA superfan said “Lil Wayne and I hit it off”. You can check out exactly what Goldstein said in the video after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Names His Basketball Mt. Rushmore While Wearing Mitchell & Ness NBA Remix Jersey [Video]

Lil Wayne Names His Basketball Mt Rushmore While Wearing His Mitchell & Ness NBA Remix Jersey

While rocking his new limited NBA Remix edition jersey in collaboration with Bleacher Report and Mitchell & Ness, Lil Wayne participated in a quick one question and answer.

Tunechi was asked who would be on his NBA Mount Rushmore to which he named the following: Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal, and Allen Iverson.

You can watch the clip below! What are your thoughts on Weezy‘s New Orleans Jazz jersey and who would be on your basketball Mt. Rushmore?

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Lil Wayne Talks Quarantining, Elvis Presley, Rikers Island, Kobe Bryant, The B.G.z & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Quarantining, Elvis Presley, Rikers Island, Kobe Bryant, The BGz & More

Lil Wayne recently chopped it up with DeSean Jackson for a virtual interview on episode 3 of his “Fade The Booth” series.

During their 1-hour conversation, Weezy spoke about quarantining, surpassing Elvis Presley, his mother being a chef, growing up in New Orleans, his little brother Semaj, fatherhood, his son’s wanting to pursue a rap career, signing to Birdman and Cash Money Records, and his group with B.G. called The B.G.z.

Also in their convo, Tunechi talked about how he was put in solitary confinement for having an iPod in Rikers Island, giving back to charity, learning to play the guitar better for his album Rebirth, Green Bay Packers, skateboarding, YG being a very underrated skater, knowing and remembering the late Kobe Bryant, and much more!

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Baron Davis Recalls Lil Wayne Hanging Around Him & His Brother Term [Video]

Baron Davis Recalls Lil Wayne Hanging Around Him & His Brother Term

For episode 88 of Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson‘s “All The Smoke” podcast, they chopped it up with special guest Baron Davis to reflect on his NBA career, Kobe Bryant, activism, cannabis in sports, and much more.

During their interview at 44:45, Davis recalled how Lil Wayne used to hang around him and his brother Term (El Jefe) all of the time back in the day, and soak all of their stories up. He also called Wayne his “brother still to this day”, as well as revealed he tried to get Weezy and The Game to create a joint The Black Wall Street Records South record label.

If you didn’t already know, Term is reportedly the guy who certified Tunechi as a M.O.B. Piru Blood gang member (Tune has actually shouted him out in songs before and been in videos with him). You can check out Baron‘s full conversation after the jump below!

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Edgar Berlanga Wants Lil Wayne To Record A Song For Him & Tells The Story Of How They “Connected Real Fast” [Video]

Edgar Berlanga Wants Lil Wayne To Record A Song For Him & Tells The Story Of How They Connected Real Fast

Edgar Berlanga recently sat down with EsNews’ Elie Seckbach, who was actually sampled on Lil Wayne‘s “Kobe Bryant” song as one of the commentators, for a one on one interview.

Around the 3:00 mark of their conversation (watch below) while talking about celebrity music artists that have referenced his name in their music, the professional boxer mentioned he wants Weezy to record a full song for him next.

Later on in their convo at 4:50, Berlanga revealed Tunechi was the most suprising celebrity that contacted him, as well as told the story of how they “connected real fast”, the cardboard cut out, growing up watching Tune, and receiving his personal phone number!

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