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Tyga Discusses How Lil Wayne Made Him Into The Person He Is Today, Being Mad He Wasn’t On “Every Girl” & More [Video]

Tyga Discusses How Lil Wayne Made Him Into The Person He Is Today, Being Mad He Wasnt On Every Girl & More

Tyga recently sat down with Ebro Darden for a one on one interview with Beats 1 radio to promote his latest album, Legendary.

During their conversation, which you can watch after the jump below, Ty revealed it was Lil Wayne who helped him grow into the person that he is today from his influence, as well as his work ethic.

“Wayne, he kinda like, he helped me grow into this person and really just inspired me and mentored me through the years. He signed me when I was 17. I was over there when he was doing Carter III so, that whole process, I had somebody to look [up] to as far as like, this is how I should do it. I should be in the studio every day. This person’s doing it. I should be doing shows… you know what I’m saying? I had guidance in a way. Just putting him on the beginning of the album is legendary. After all the drama, all the shit that he’s been through, label stuff, me, and still come out on top…”

T-Raww also mentioned that he put his Tune feature at the beginning of his Legendary album, because he is the actual legend. The former Young Money artist even explained how “Bed Rock” came together after first having hooks from Ne-Yo and Omarion, why you always have to be ready with verses when in the studio with Weezy, and being mad that he wasn’t on “Every Girl“!

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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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Netsky Says It Was A “Childhood Dream” For Him & Bazzi To Work With Lil Wayne [Video]

Netsky Says It Was A Childhood Dream For Him & Bazzi To Work With Lil Wayne

Before premiering “I Don’t Even Know You Anymore“, Netsky spoke to Zane Lowe on Beats 1 Apple Music’s radio show all about his new collaboration with Lil Wayne and Bazzi.

The Belgium music producer discussed why he got Tunechi and Bazzi on his new single, revealed it had been in the works for a while, and added that it was a “childhood dream” for both himself and the Michigan singer-songwriter to work with Tune.

You can check out everything that Netsky had to say, including calling Weezy “an icon and legend”, in a video after the jump below!

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New Orleans Congressman Cedric Richmond Calls Lil Wayne One Of Their Musical Ambassadors & “One Of The Best Lyricists Of All Time” [Video]

Congressman Cedric Richmond Calls Lil Wayne One Of New Orleans Musical Ambassadors & One Of The Best Lyricists Of All Time

According to U.S. Representative Cedric Richmond, when it comes to rap, Lil Wayne is one of New Orleans’ musical ambassadors and he puts him in the category of the city’s other musical legends like Aaron Neville, Fats Domino, and Louis Armstrong.

While walking through Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., Cedric also called Tunechi “one of the best lyricists of all time”, as well as revealed how important Tune is to NOLA and how happy he is that him and Birdman have resolved their issues.

You can check out exactly what the U.S. Congressman said about Wayne to TMZ below. He even mentioned that he can’t wait to hear Tha Carter V, he may get it for his flight back home to New Orleans, and if Weezy has what it takes to be Mayor of New Orleans!

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Bun B Says: “75 Percent Of The New Rappers Are The Children Of Lil Wayne”

Bun B Says 75 Percent Of The New Rappers Are Children Of Lil Wayne

Bun B recently chopped it up with Complex to promote his latest album, Return Of The Trill, which is available now and includes a collaboration with Lil Wayne called “Rudeboi“.

During their interview, Bun explained how 75% of the new generation of rappers want to be like Tunechi, as well as called him a “legend” and say he thinks Tune will “go down as one of the best rappers ever”.

You can read everything what Bun B said after the jump below! Do you agree with him?

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Preme Reveals How “Hot Boy” Came About, Calls Lil Wayne A “Legend” & A “G.O.A.T.”

Preme Reveals How Hot Boy Came About, Calls Lil Wayne A Legend & A GOAT

Preme, formerly known as P. Reign, recently chopped it up with Billboard for an interview and during their conversation, they spoke a little bit on Lil Wayne.

The OVO affiliate revealed how his and Weezy‘s “Hot Boy” collaboration came about, how PARTYNEXTDOOR was going to be on the song at first, taking a year and a half to get Wayne to do spit a verse on it, being in awe of shooting a music video with him, and more.

You can read exactly what Preme said about Tunechi after the jump below. He even called Tune a “legend” and a “G.O.A.T.”!

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