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Lil Wayne Appears On “The Jump” To Talk The Loss Of Kobe Bryant, Attending Lakers Games Virtually, Young Money Radio & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Appears On ESPN The Jump To Talk The Loss Of Kobe Bryant, Attending Lakers Games Virtually, Young Money Radio & More

Yesterday, Lil Wayne made an appearance on ESPN’s “The Jump” show via Skype from his home to chop it up with Rachel Nichols, Matt Barnes and Amin Elhassan.

During their conversation, Tunechi spoke on how special it was for the Los Angeles Lakers to win the 2020 NBA Finals championship in the same year we lost Kobe Bryant, how it has been for himself to deal with the loss of Kobe, and what their relationship was like.

Weezy also discussed attending the LA Lakers games virtually from his home, where he ranks LeBron James as a Laker, how it was to switch roles and ask questions instead of answering questions on “Young Money Radio” earlier this year, and more. Check it out below!

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Jayson Tatum Says Lil Wayne Is In His Top 5 Favorite Artists List & Would Love A Name-Drop On “Dedication 7” [Video]

Jayson Tatum Says Lil Wayne Is In His Top 5 Favorite Music Artists & Would Love A Name Drop On Dedication 7

Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson recently chopped it up with Jayson Tatum for episode 35 of their “All The Smoke” podcast (see below), which is of course the same podcast Lil Wayne appeared on last month.

Around the 54:00 mark of their interview, Jayson was asked about music and went on to name his top 5 music artists. Weezy, who the professional NBA athlete called a G.O.A.T., was mentioned in this list along with JAY-Z, Drake, The Notorious B.I.G., and Nelly.

Not long after this conversation, the Boston Celtics player was asked which music artist he would love to have name-drop him in one of their songs and he answered with Tunechi or Yo Gotti. He then added it would be great to hear Tune reference his name on one of his next mixtapes like a Dedication 7!

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Lil Wayne Speaks On COVID-19, How Self-Quarantining Is Currently Going For Him, Unreleased Music, Kobe Bryant & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Speaks On COVID-19, How Self-Quarantining Is Going For Him, Unreleased Music, Kobe Bryant & More

For episode 24 of Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson‘s “All The Smoke” podcast, they had Lil Wayne as the special guest and chopped it up with him for around 25-minutes. At the start of the video, Stack called Wayne the “best rapper of all time” and his “favorite rapper” while towards the end, Matt mentioned he named one of his sons “Carter” after Tha Carter III album.

During their conversation, which you can watch below, Weezy spoke on how his family are currently doing with this coronavirus lockdown, how he has “been self-quarantining for years”, his mother Cita and brother Semaj being in New Orleans where the virus is “really bad” at the moment, N.O. legend 5th Ward Weebie possibly passing away from this virus, and maybe recording a theme song for “All The Smoke“.

Tunechi also revealed he is hitting the studio up everyday while in lockdown, has an unreleased song with a bar saying “ballin’ like Stack Jack”, his sports knowledge comes from his grandma Mercedes Carter, he used to play American football back in the day, how Kobe Bryant made an impact on him, his current favorite NBA players, he is currently listening to Lil Baby, XXXTentacion and Young Dolph, and wanting to do a live concert from home with 5-6 unreleased songs!

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Lil Wayne Chats About Being A Lakers Fan, Dwight Howard, Kobe Bryant & More

Lil Wayne Chats About Being A Lakers Fan, Dwight Howard, Kobe Bryant & More

L.A. Weekly recently caught up with Lil Wayne for an interview about one of his most favorite things in the world – sports!

Tune spoke on what made him a Lakers fan, what he thinks bonds athletes and rappers, Dwight Howard, Kobe Bryant, which NBA players he is close to, and plenty more.

You can read the full conversation between L.A. Weekly and Weezy F Baby below!

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