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Lil Wayne Talks The Lakers’ Recent Win, Recording A New Feature For DMX, Why Every Artist Tries To Sound Like Drake & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks The Lakers Recent Win, Recording A New Feature For DMX, Why Every Artist Tries To Sound Like Drake & More

After the Los Angeles Lakers won the recent NBA Finals championship, Lil Wayne appeared on the “ALL BALL with Doug Gottlieb” podcast, which you can check out below.

During their 50-minute conversation, Wayne spoke on being a Lakers fan, first meeting the late Kobe Bryant, having some stuff in the works with Kobe before he passed away, his thoughts on LeBron James moving to the Lakers, and how he will be celebrating their latest win by going to the studio.

Weezy also discussed growing up in New Orleans, how his stepfather Rabbit convinced his mother Cita to be a rapper, recording a recent feature for DMX, the recording process for his very first album, his favorite meal that his mom cooks, his favorite sneakers, his half-brother Semaj, buying a Nissan Pathfinder with his very first paycheck, the success of his first solo album Tha Block Is Hot, why so many artists in the music industry try and sound like Drake, the last time he was on stage, and the “colossal” change in how music is downloaded now compared to how it was at the start of his career.

Before his interview with Doug Gottlieb wrapped up, Tunechi recalled his trip to Riyadh in Saudi Arabia at the end of last year and told the story of how he nearly didn’t get into the country, as well as how “Your Excellency” helped him out!

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Throwback Thursday: Scans Of Lil Wayne’s Cover Story For Murder Dog Magazine’s 1998 Issue

Scans Of Lil Wayne Cover Story For Murder Dog Magazine 1998 Issue

I have decided to share scans from Lil Wayne‘s cover story for the 1998 Hot Boys issue of Murder Dog magazine for #ThrowbackThursday today.

In his interview, Weezy spoke on Cash Money Records, the Hot Boys, what makes each of the members unique, joining B.G. aka Lil Doogie when he was going by the name of Baby D to create The B.G.z group, their True Story album, and leaving The B.G.z by his mother Cita’s request after he shot himself.

Tune also talked about Lil Slim bringing him to Cash Money, his debut solo studio album Tha Block Is Hot, what made him want to first start rapping, New Orleans, school, his daughter Reginae Carter, having a song called “Fuck The World” even though this was a time when he didn’t curse in his music, losing his daddy Rabbit to some haters, how everything changed for him when Rabbit died, and much more!

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Reginae Carter Discusses Talking To Her Dad Lil Wayne About Relationships, Why They Don’t Speak On Politics Together & More [Video]

Reginae Carter Speaks On Talking To Her Dad Lil Wayne About Relationships, Why They Dont Speak On Politics & More

Reginae Carter recently chatted to Seleah Simone over Skype for an interview with AllHipHop.

During their conversation, Nae Nae talked about her relationship with her mother Toya Johnson and father Lil Wayne, how it is to chat to her dad about boyfriends, the biggest lesson she has learned from dating a rapper, TikTok, music, “Friends & Family Hustle”, receiving acting advice from Lauren London, and more.

Towards the end of their interview, Reginae revealed where she stands on the Black Lives Matter movement, not having the same views and seeing eye to eye on politics as her pops, and more. You can check it all out in the video below!

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Lil Wayne Talks About Being A Machine & Living His Dream Every Day At “Funeral” Album Release Party [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks About Being A Machine & Living His Dream Every Day At Funeral Album Release Party

Amazon Music have released a new video and interview with Lil Wayne from his Funeral album release party on a private yacht in Miami earlier this year (February 1st).

In the video, Weezy can be seen meeting and greeting everyone including his mother Jacida Carter, ex-fiancée La’Tecia Thomas, Birdman, Dani Leigh, Michael Irvin, Quinnen Williams, Shiggy, Stephen Jackson, YesJulz, and much more.

“I get to live my damn dream every day. That’s just me doing what I want to do, how I want to do it… I didn’t have that freedom for a long time.”

Tune also talks to the camera about being a machine, living his “damn dream every day”, reaching the thirteenth studio album of his career, having more than one type of sound on Funeral, and wanting a whole family to be able to play the project while heading to school!

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Lil Twist Talks Being Around Lil Wayne When “Tha Carter III” Was Released, Witnessing Drake’s Come Up & More

Lil Twist Talks Being Around Lil Wayne When Tha Carter 3 Was Released & Witnessing Drake Come Up

The Knockturnal recently caught up with Lil Twist for an exclusive interview about his current role on “Growing Up Hip-Hop”, his relationship with Lil Wayne, upcoming projects, and more.

During their conversation, Twizzy revealed what it was like signing to Young Money at a young age, as well as witnessing Drake‘s come up and being there for when Tha Carter III was released.

Twist also discussed what it is like to have Tune as a mentor, why he calls him both a big brother and a father, and confirmed Weezy will be featured on Young Carter 2. Have a read of it all below!

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