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Lil Wayne Talks “Sqvad Up” Game, Using The Name “Sqad Up”, His Skate Crew & More At E3 [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Sqvad Up Game, Using The Name Sqad Up, His Skate Crew & More At E3

Lil Wayne and his skater crew Jereme Knibbs, Yosef “YoYo” Ratleff, Tyreek Morrison, Andre Colbert, Edgar Benitez, and Evan Hernandez sat down with Rachel “Seltzer” Quirico from Twitch for a live interview during the 2016 E3 video game conference at the Los Angeles Convention Center in California on June 15th.

During their conversation, Weezy discussed everything about his “Sqvad Up” game, his skate team, the name “Sqvad Up”, if he asked his old homies about using the “Sqad Up” name, E3, coming out with a part 2 and a part 3 of his mobile app, his favorite trick to do in skateboarding, and more.

Tunechi also told a disgusting story involving Andre Colbert and his Young Money artist Baby E. You can watch the full interview in a video after the jump below!

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You Can Now Download Lil Wayne’s “Sqvad Up” Game!

Download Lil Wayne Sqvad Up Game

After first getting word about his new business venture a few days ago, Lil Wayne‘s “Sqvad Up” mobile game that was developed by mobile/technology company UTILITY has now been released and is available to buy from Google Play and the iTunes App Store.

The app/game, which is free, includes music from New Orleans artist Nesby Phips and is set in Tunechi‘s hometown Hollygrove. However, an update will soon include the cities of the other places that Tune lives in – Miami and Los Angeles.

Professional skaters Tyreek Morrison, Evan Hernandez, Yosef “YoYo” Ratleff, Andre Colbert, Jereme Knibbs, and Edgar Benitez are all unlockable characters. The goal of the game is to skate and fly on drones through Hollygrove while collecting money, but making sure to avoid birds and other obstacles/hazards.

Click here to see how you can download “Sqvad Up” for your mobile phone! Have you began to play it yet? If so, leave a comment below with what it is like.

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Lil Wayne Announces He Has His Own Video Game Titled “Sqvad Up” On The Way

Lil Wayne Announces He Has His Own Video Game Titled Sqvad Up On The Way

While we continue to wait on the upcoming release of Tha Carter V, it looks like Lil Wayne will be entering the video game business after his new venture announcement with mobile/technology company UTILITY.

Weezy went on Twitter yesterday to share a preview of an upcoming game called “Sqvad Up” that included him doing a voice-over: “Welcome to Hollygrove, my town. Sqvad Up coming soon!”

There aren’t too many details about the game just yet, but it seems like it will be an app based on skateboarding that can be played on mobile devices as it will be released through Google Play for Android and the iTunes App Store for Apple.

You can check out the video announcement of “Sqvad Up” after the jump below. I will be sure to update this post if anymore updates surface online! Who is looking forward to playing it?

UPDATE: The game, which will include Tune‘s fellow skaters Tyreek Morrison, Evan Hernandez, Yosef “YoYo” Ratleff, Andre Colbert, Jereme Knibbs, and Edgar Benitez, will let users to skate around New Orleans while dodging obstacles and hazards. It will also be available for download on June 10th!

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Lil Wayne Appears In Another Samsung Commercial Titled “Champagne Shopping” [Video]

Lil Wayne Appears In Another Samsung Commercial Titled Champagne Shopping

I don’t why I’m only just seeing this as it was uploaded over 2 weeks ago, but here is another Samsung commercial starring Lil Wayne in called “Champagne Shopping” that was shot to promote how water-resistant the Galaxy S7 mobiles phones are.

In the ad, Weezy can be seen walking around a store pouring champagne on his Galaxy S7 before then buying some more bubbly to continue doing the same thing.

You can check out the new Samsung commercial after the jump below! Is this the funniest one yet?

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Samsung & Lil Wayne’s “Champagne Calls” Commercial Tops iSpot’s Weekly Rankings

Samsung & Lil Wayne Champagne Calls Commercial Tops iSpot Weekly Rankings

According to iSpot, Samsung‘s “Champagne Calls” commercial starring Lil Wayne that was filmed to promote the Galaxy S7 mobile phone has been ranked the top ad of the week.

iSpot, which is a real-time TV Ad performance metric, reveals the rankings of the top commercials every week by measuring engagement, online impressions, social media actions, view rate, national airings, and more.

You can see the full stats for Samsung and Weezy‘s “Champagne Calls” advertisement after the jump below.

It’s great to see the commercial is doing well. Maybe this will help more brands work with Tune after he also said this week that he would love to appear in more ads!

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