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Throwback Thursday: A 16-Year Old Lil Wayne Talks About His Hood 17th Ward Of New Orleans [Video]

16 Year Old Lil Wayne Talks About His Hood 17th Ward Of New Orleans

In this #ThrowbackThursday clip, we can see a rare Lil Wayne interview with James “Kraze” Billings from back in 1999 when Wayne was just 16-years-old.

While in the 3rd Ward of New Orleans, Weezy can be seeing showing off his “Cash Money” and “17” tattoos on his stomach, as well as talking about his hood 17th Ward and his debut solo studio album, Tha Block Is Hot.

You can check out the #TBT video after the jump below! How crazy is it seeing Tunechi before the dreads and face tattoos?

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Spits A “Paystyle” For Kraze + Talks Tha Carter II [Video]

Lil Wayne Spits A Paystyle For Kraze + Talks Tha Carter 2

For #ThrowbackThursday, here is a video of Lil Wayne meeting James “Kraze” Billings in 2005 during his promo run for Tha Carter II in New York City.

Wayne even gave Kraze a freestyle or as he calls it a “paystyle”, which as we know is very rare to see. He also talked about not having Mannie Fresh on his C2 album, looking for artists to sign, and more.

You can check it all out in this TBT clip below, enjoy!

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