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Lil Wayne Talks “Funeral”, Kobe Bryant’s Death, Super Bowl LIV, Sleep & Much More [Videos]

Lil Wayne Talks Funeral, Kobe Bryant Death, Super Bowl LIV, Sleep & Much More

On January 31st, Lil Wayne made another appearance on the live show of “Skip And Shannon: Undisputed” in Miami, Florida to chop it up with Skip Bayless, Shannon Sharpe and Jenny Taft.

At the start of their conversation, Tune spoke about Funeral, how he wanted to carry on the Rebirth album legacy by dropping this new album, what impact he wants to see from Funeral, having a 24-second tribute for Kobe Bryant on the project, turning in a total of 52 songs for 24 to be picked, and not knowing what “sleep” is.

Throughout the interview, Weezy also discussed the Cowboys, Kobe Bryant‘s death, how he thinks the Los Angeles Lakers will dedicate the rest of the season to Bryant, expecting LeBron James to go even harder, not being offended by Doc Rivers‘ recent quote about the Clippers and Kobe, Packers’ Aaron Rodgers having the best Super Bowl LIV performance since 2006, and more.

You can check out footage of Tunechi arriving to “Undisputed” with his fiancĂ©e La’Tecia Thomas and see the full show after the jump below. Skip also gave back Wayne the key to his car that he recently borrowed!

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“Tha Carter III” Collaborators Discuss Lil Wayne’s Iconic Album

Tha Carter III Collaborators Discuss Lil Wayne Iconic Album

For the tenth anniversary of Tha Carter III on June 10th, Billboard asked a few of the people involved with the classic Lil Wayne album to speak all about it.

Producers Bangladesh, Play-N-Skillz, Dre from Cool & Dre, and David Banner, as well as singer Bobby V discussed how the C3 songs came together and what the album’s legacy is looking like.

You can check out everything what they all had to say below. My favorite story has to be Banner revealing how he originally created “La La” for the film Shrek, but Wayne was like: “Fuck Shrek! I want that!”

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Birdman Guarantees We Will Get Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album In 2018

Birdman Guarantees We Will Get Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album In 2018

In a recent sit-down interview with Rap-Up, Birdman discussed Lil Wayne‘s upcoming Tha Carter V album and Wayne‘s legacy by comparing him to Tupac Shakur.

While talking about C5, Baby revealed that he has heard a few songs off the album and confirmed it will definitely be released this year, but it’s on Weezy when exactly he wants it to drop.

“Without a doubt, we’ll get that [Tha Carter V] this year. That’s on Tunechi [an exact release date], whatever he want do, but I’m guaranteeing you gon’ get it this year. I’ve heard a few [of the songs off C5], but I think, he is the best ever to me. A lot of success come from under his umbrella. Just him being him and I think it’s gonna be the biggest album of 2018, one of them. Without a doubt. It’s gonna be well worth the wait.

“They only have one Wayne and you only have one Tupac. Tupac had 100 songs, before that we never knew of that shit. Wayne had 100 features. That shit just not normal, that’s just not normal in our business today. A nigga might not want to hear two features from your ass, let alone 100. Wayne had 100 No. 1s.”

You can watch the #1 Stunna speak on Tunechi‘s legacy and the forthcoming fifth installment of Tune‘s Tha Carter album series in a video below! Do you believe him?

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Producer Bangladesh Talks All About Lil Wayne’s “A Milli” Single For It’s 10-Year Anniversary

Producer Bangladesh Talks All About Lil Wayne A Milli Single For 10 Year Anniversary

Lil Wayne‘s “A Milli” single off his Tha Carter III album, which was produced by Bangladesh, officially turned 10-years-old on February 13th.

For it’s 10-year anniversary, the producer chatted to Complex all about the song, such as creating the beat, how it ended up in Tunechi‘s hands, the sample, his reaction to first hearing what Tune did over the instrumental (he wasn’t feeling it at first), the legacy of it, his thoughts on everyone freestyling over the beat, Cory Gunz being on the original version of the track, and more.

Hit the jump to read everything what Bangladesh said about Weezy‘s “A Milli” record. It seems like only yesterday when the original version of “A Milli” leaked!

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Birdman Says Him & Lil Wayne Are Going To Iron Out Their Differences

Birdman Says Him & Lil Wayne Are Going To Iron Out Their Differences

Birdman recently sat down with Ebro for a one on one interview with Beats 1 radio to promote part 1 of his new documentary, “Before Anythang: The Story Behind The Cash Money Records Empire”.

As well as talking about the documentary, Baby also discussed his childhood, therapy, his relationship with Lil Wayne, how he first met Wayne, where the nicknames “Baby” and “#1 Stunna” came from, the biggest check he has ever received, legacy, and more.

“Me and my son had our differences, and that shit gon’ iron itself out, but still I gave that man a $100 million contract. One wire, press send, I was happy as fuck to be able to do that for Wayne, shoot him a $100 million.”

“I’m gon’ make sure he straight, we straight, and we gon’ continue doing what we started.”

You can listen to the 30-minute conversation after the jump below!

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AR-Ab Talks All About The Lil Wayne vs. Birdman Lawsuit [Video]

AR-Ab Talks All About The Lil Wayne vs Birdman Lawsuit

AR-Ab recently sat down with Vlad TV for an interview to speak on how close he was to signing with Cash Money Records.

During their conversation, AR-Ab revealed that 6 months ago Birdman told him his and Lil Wayne‘s lawsuit was about to be over and he was about to settle out, but Wayne ended up saying something on stage and so Baby pulled the plug on it.

The Philadelphia rapper also mentioned that Birdman told him his situation with Weezy was taking a toll on him and it was hurting him, because that’s his son and legacy. You can check out exactly what AR-Ab said after the jump below!

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