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Lil Wayne Discusses What It Is Like To Have Daniel Cormier Walk Out To His “Right Above It” Song [Video]

Lil Wayne Discusses What It Is Like To Have Daniel Cormier Walk Out To His Right Above It Song

We previously saw Lil Wayne announce his upcoming projects (a Tha Carter VI album and a No Ceilings 3 mixtape) during his interview with Michael Eaves for a UFC Live stream on ESPN on ABC, and now we can check out their full conversation.

Tunechi spoke on what it is like for him to know someone personally who is about to perform at one of the highest levels in sport and listen to his music beforehand. They are of course talking about mixed martial artist Daniel Cormier, who walks out to Tune‘s “Right Above It” featuring Drake.

He also revealed Cormier never gave him a heads up that he would be using “Right Above It“, as well as ranked the UFC fighter. You can check out Weezy and Michael‘s full convo in the video after the jump below!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Performs “Prostitute” Live On His Tha Carter III Tour In Louisiana [Video]

Lil Wayne Performs Prostitute Live On His Tha Carter III Tour In Louisiana

For #ThrowbackThursday today, we can watch some rare footage of Lil Wayne performing a song live on his “Tha Carter III Tour” that he no longer performs at his shows.

In the clip, Wayne can be seen performing his “Prostitute” track live at The Cajundome in Lafayette, Louisiana back in 2008 on June 27th.

You can check out the dope #TBT live performance after the jump below. Enjoy!

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Lil Wayne’s “No Ceilings” Mixtape Goes No. 1 On Apple Music + First Week Sales Projections

Lil Wayne No Ceilings Mixtape Goes Number 1 On Apple Music + First Week Sales Projections

After over a decade of first being released, Lil Wayne‘s No Ceilings mixtape has reached No. 1 on Apple Music.

This of course stems from the project being re-released to streaming platforms on Thursday night even with half of the original songs missing.

Tunechi‘s tape actually passed YoungBoy Never Broke Again’s Top album in the No. 2 spot, which is a great look for the state of Louisiana. Congratulations Weezy!

In related news, HDD reports No Ceilings is expected to sell 24-27k copies in the first week with around 2-3k of them being in pure sales!

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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 Shares His Favorite Spots In New Orleans

Lil Wayne Shares His Favorite Spots In New Orleans

For #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a full page scan that was dedicated to Lil Wayne from inside the April 2004 issue of Vibe magazine.

Wayne reveals his favorite places to visit in his hometown of New Orleans and why, which includes Canal Street, The Praline Connection, Walmart, and more.

You can check out the scan of this page (click to enlarge) after the jump below! Photography is by Kimberly Morand. Do you own this issue?

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