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DJ Raj Smoove Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne, Recording “10,000 Bars” & More [Video]

DJ Raj Smoove Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne, Recording 10,000 Bars & More

DJ Raj Smoove sits down with Nolazine TV from his personal studio in New Orleans for a one on one interview.

Throughout their convo, Raj revealed how he first met Lil Wayne from being on tour with Cash Money Records, how the “Greatest DJ in the world” tag came about, and much more.

The NOLA DJ also mentioned that Weezy wanted to record Sqad Up mixtapes after the tour wrapped up and so they all did that at Smoove‘s personal studio.

He even explained what it was like recording Tunechi spit the 10,000 Bars” song aka SQ7 and witnessing him rip off the pages from his notebook, which was actually the last time Tune ever wrote his raps down!

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Pharrell Shares A Story Of Lil Wayne Taking Him To A Gangsta Club In New Orleans + Talks Wayne vs. Pusha T Beef [Video]

Pharrell Shares A Story Of Lil Wayne Taking Him To A Gangsta Club In New Orleans, Discusses Wayne vs Pusha T Beef

Pharrell Williams recently sat down with N.O.R.E. aka Noreaga and DJ EFN for an interview on the latest episode of their “Drink Champs” podcast.

At the 1:04:30 mark of their conversation, Pharrell shares a story of Lil Wayne taking him to a club in New Orleans, Louisiana one time that he says “was the most gangsta shit”. He mentions it was “white tee central” and all 3,000 people in attendance had a gun, which made him feel very uncomfortable.

Later on around the 1:10:00 mark, the Virginia Beach music artist was asked about his thoughts on the Wayne vs. Pusha T beef and says it didn’t make him happy at all. You can check out Pharrell‘s full convo on “Drink Champs” below.

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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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