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Shanell Talks All About Lil Wayne’s “Rebirth” Album & How It Influenced The New Generation Rappers

Shanell Talks All About Lil Wayne Rebirth Album & How It Influenced The New Generation Rappers

The latest episode of Ben Barzilai‘s “The Skip Button” podcast, which is all about the music we love to hate, features Lil Wayne‘s Rebirth album.

During the episode, Ben chopped it up with Eddie Montilla (who worked on the songs “Da Da Da“, “Paradice“, “On Fire” and “I’ll Die For You“) about what it was like to work on Rebirth, if he was disappointed with the reviews and sales, and more.

Around the 28:00 mark of the podcast, which you can listen to below, new mother Shanell called in to share what it was like behind the scenes making Rebirth as she worked heavily on the project and share a story of what happened at the end of Weezy and Birdman‘s “Leather So Soft” music video.

SnL also spoke on the Bad Ass Grasshoppers group, hearing the Rebirth influence in these new rappers like Young Thug and Lil Uzi Vert etc, Tunechi not knowing who metal band Korn were before they appeared in his “Prom Queen” video, all of Tune‘s court cases and going to jail was a big part in him putting the guitar down and stepping away from it, and much more!

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J. Cole, Big Sean, Tyga, Cuban Doll, Boi-1da, AJ Tracey & More Share Their Favorite Lil Wayne Songs To Drake

J Cole, Big Sean, Tyga, Cuban Doll, Boi-1da, AJ Tracey & More Share Their Favorite Lil Wayne Songs To Drake

Last week, Drake shared a video of his iced out old Young Money logo chain to Instagram and asked his followers to name their favorite Lil Wayne song.

A lot of celebrities got involved with the question, which included J. Cole saying “Mama Gave Me“, Tyga picking “Birds Flyin’ High“, Big Sean choosing “SportsCenter“, Cuban Doll selecting “Prostitute“, Boi-1da saying “Cannon“, and AJ Tracey picking “Hit ‘Em Up“.

Some more names you will recognize from the music industry include Tay Keith choosing “Let The Beat Build“, Honorable C.N.O.T.E. selecting “Hustler Musik“, Preme saying “Tha Mobb” and “Money On My Mind“, Euro picking “When They Come For Me“, Jae Millz choosing “I’m Me“, “30 Minutes To New Orleans“, “BM J.R.” and “Told Y’all“, and Taco selecting “D’usse“, “Money On My Mind“, “Throw It In The Bag (Freestyle)“, “Georgia… Bush & Weezy’s Ambitionz“, “My Daddy“, “Leather So Soft” and “Way Of Life“.

You can check out Drizzy‘s Instagram post after the jump below to have a read of the 100+ comments from many more famous people revealing their favorite Tune track. Be sure to also leave a comment below with what your own favorite song from Weezy is!

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Lil Wayne Tells A Funny Story Of Kid Rock & Willie Nelson Teaching Him How To Play “Sweet Home Alabama” On A Guitar [Video]

Lil Wayne Tells A Funny Story Of How Kid Rock & Willie Nelson Taught Him How To Play Sweet Home Alabama On A Guitar

Genius have give WorldStarHipHop a bonus clip from their interview with Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz that took place backstage at the “TIDAL X: ColleGrove” concert in Atlanta, Georgia on March 30th.

In the video, Weezy tells a story to Tity Boi and Rob Markman about how Willie Nelson taught him how to play “Sweet Home Alabama” on the guitar in just 2 minutes at the 2008 Country Music Association Awards as he had a set with Kid Rock.

You can check out the hilarious bonus clip below. Tune also mentioned that he doesn’t know how to play the guitar except for his song “Leather So Soft“, as well as that he told Willie he could smoke him under the table because he’s not Snoop Dogg!

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Lil Wayne Performs “London Roads” & More Live In Sioux Falls On His “The Dedication Tour” [Videos]

Lil Wayne Performs London Roads & More Live In Sioux Falls On His The Dedication Tour

On March 1st, Lil Wayne performed live at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota for a stop on his “The Dedication Tour“.

You can watch most of Tune‘s set in the clips below that show him performing “Mr. Carter“, “Coco“, “I’m Goin’ In“, “Blunt Blowin’“, “6 Foot, 7 Foot“, “Rich As Fuck“, “Believe Me“, “I’m Me“, “She Will“, “London Roads“, “Nightmares Of The Bottom“, “Every Girl” with Mack Maine, “Go DJ“, “Hustler Musik“, “Leather So Soft“, “Right Above It“, “Mrs. Officer“, “Lollipop“, “Got Money“, “Rollin’“, “Jumpman“, “Wasted“, “Pussy, Money, Weed“, “Where Ya At“, “Ride For My Niggas“, “One Time” with Lil Twist, “I Don’t Like The Look Of It” with Gudda Gudda, “Dick Pleaser” with Jae Millz, “Drop The World“, “Mirror“, “A Milli“, “John“, “Truffle Butter“, and “Steady Mobbin’” live.

Weezy will next be performing live on his “The Dedication Tour” tonight (March 6th) at the Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska, which is also the very last stop of the tour!

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Lil Wayne Kicks Off “The Dedication Tour” In El Paso, Watch His Full Set & See A Setlist [Videos]

Lil Wayne Kicks Off The Dedication Tour In El Paso, Watch His Full Set & See A Setlist

On January 21st, Lil Wayne kicked off his “The Dedication Tour” by performing live at the El Paso County Coliseum in El Paso, Texas.

I’ve been asked a few times by people in e-mail how long Tunechi‘s set is and what the full setlist is, so that them and their friends can rap along to all of the lyrics. Well Tune‘s set lasts around 1 hour and 30 minutes and the full setlist in order is as follows:

“Mr. Carter”, “Coco”, “I’m Goin’ In”, “Blunt Blowin'”, “6 Foot, 7 Foot”, “Rich As Fuck”, “Believe Me”, “I’m Me”, “She Will”, “London Roads”, “Nightmares Of The Bottom”, “Pop That”, “Loyal”, “Pop Bottles”, “I’m On One”, “Karate Chop (Remix)”, “Only”, “Hell Ya Fuckin’ Right (HYFR)”, “The Motto”, “I’m Single”, “How To Love”, “Bitches Love Me”, “Every Girl” with Mack Maine, “Go DJ”, “Hustler Musik”, “Leather So Soft”, “Right Above It”, “Comfortable”, “Mrs. Officer”, “Lollipop”, “Got Money”, “Rollin'”, “Jumpman”, “Wasted”, “Pussy Money Weed”, “Where Ya At”, “Ride For My Niggas”, “Cross Me”, “Finessin'” with Baby E, “Live From The Gutter” with HoodyBaby, “Drop The World”, “Mirror”, “A Milli”, “John”, “Truffle Butter”, “Steady Mobbin'”, and “No Worries”.

You can watch Weezy performing all of these songs live in the videos after the jump below. Wayne will next be performing live at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas for a stop on his “The Dedication Tour” later tonight!

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