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Lil Wayne Says He Admires How Simone Biles & Naomi Osaka Battled & Fought Their Mental Health Issues [Video]

Lil Wayne Says He Admires How Simone Biles & Naomi Osaka Battled & Fought Their Mental Health Issues

We all saw the full interview last month, and now Emmanuel Acho has released a behind the scenes video of how his “Uncomfortable Conversation” with Lil Wayne came about.

In the bonus clip (watch below), Emmanuel shares the story of how he first got word Tunechi wanted to speak to him about mental health and wanting to commit suicide at a young age.

Weezy then explains he admired seeing how Simone Biles and Naomi Osaka battled and fought their mental health issues and figured he would do the same even if it helped just one person!

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Lil Wayne Talks Mental Health, Attempting Suicide, Loneliness, Lowest Point Of His Career & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Mental Health, Attempting Suicide, Loneliness, Lowest Point Of His Career & More

In a sit-down interview with Emmanuel Acho for his mental health series “Uncomfortable Conversations“, Lil Wayne opens up all about his childhood and attempting to take his own life when he was 12-years-old.

Weezy speaks all about mental health, why he wanted to commit suicide, how the attempted suicide changed his mother Jacida Carter‘s ways with him, being lonely while being a megastar, and much more.

Also in their conversation (watch below), Tunechi reveals to Emmanuel that the lowest point of his career was when his record label would not let him release Tha Carter V, as well as how that made him feel!

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Preview Lil Wayne’s Sit-Down Conversation With Emmanuel Acho About Mental Health [Video]

Preview Lil Wayne Sit Down Conversation With Emmanuel Acho About Mental Health

Lil Wayne recently sat down with Emmanuel Acho to chat all about mental health for an episode of “Uncomfortable Conversations“.

During their sit-down conversation, Tunechi recalls the darkest day of his life when he shot himself at 12-years-old over mental health problems.

You can check out two previews of the “Uncomfortable Conversations” episode with Weezy below. The full convo will be released tomorrow (August 15th) at 8PM EST!

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Lil Wayne Chats To Kid Cudi, Gucci Mane, Rich The Kid, Bubba Wallace & Ashley Robinson For Episode 11 Of “Young Money Radio” [Videos]

Lil Wayne Chats To Kid Cudi, Gucci Mane, Rich The Kid, Bubba Wallace & Ashley Robinson For Episode 11 Of Young Money Radio

Episode 11 took place on Friday night (July 10th) of Lil Wayne‘s “Young Money Radio” show, which included special guests Kid Cudi, Gucci Mane, Rich The Kid, Bubba Wallace, and Ashley Robinson. You can check out videos of all of these conversations below!

During the show, Wayne chatted to Rich about his top 3 skaters before making a promise to attend his wedding with his wife, talked to Ashley about how it feels to be the first African American President of the Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA), and spoke with Gucci about music, sending a new song over, his new book, sports and how he was supposed to go on a tour until COVID-19 happened.

Weezy also chopped it up with Bubba about how it was being half black and half white while growing up in Alabama, depression, and finding a noose in his garage. He also conversed with Cudi about how his new Eminem collaboration came about (started from Wayne and Em‘s previous interview), a new animated TV show with Kanye West, mental health, a new podcast, earning his first No. 1 on the “Hot 100”, how much of an influence Mr. Carter has been on him, and the Cleveland artist confirmed he would send Tunechi a new song to jump on which made Tune reply with: “Eminem effect when I send it back, just know.”

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Lil Wayne Says The White Cop Who Saved His Life Is Also The Same Person Who Locked Up His “Father” Birdman For Years [Video]

Lil Wayne Says The White Cop Who Saved His Life Is Also The Same Person Who Locked Up His Father Birdman For Years

Yesterday, Lil Wayne joined Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe as a special guest on their UNDISPUTED sports talk TV show.

While on the show, Tunechi told the story once more about how a white cop he calls Uncle Bob saved his life when he shot himself over mental health issues whereas the black cops all jumped over him looking for the gun. Tune then went on to say that the same white cop Uncle Bob was the one who arrested his “father” Birdman and put him in jail for years.

You can check out Weezy‘s full interview with Skip and Shannon in the video below that also includes him speaking on change coming after the death of George Floyd, his own personal experiences with the police, white people helping with the protests, his team Green Bay Packers, how shocked he was when they drafted Jordan Love, who he thinks the GOAT of the NBA is, Dak Prescott, and much more!

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