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Birdman Speaks On Giving Lil Wayne $50 Million, Why They Used To Kiss On The Lips & More [Video]

Birdman Speaks On Giving Lil Wayne $50 Million, Why They Used To Kiss On The Lips & More

Birdman recently sat down with Big Bank, DJ Scream and Baby Jade for an interview on REVOLT’s “Big Facts” series.

During their conversation, Baby discussed everything from Lil Wayne, Young Thug, Future, Drake, Nicki Minaj, not getting enough respect in the music industry, the Hot Boys, Atlanta, past issues with Charlamagne Tha God, missing out on signing Kanye West because he already had Mannie Fresh, and much more.

The #1 Stunna explained that him and Weezy fixed their relationship and problems by going around to his house on New Year’s Eve and giving him $50 million, as well as also mentioning that this situation would be the only thing in his career he wishes he could take back and that it all started when he created the Rich Gang group.

Also in the convo, Birdman revealed why he used to kiss Tunechi on the lips, making a mistake when they were younger to not copyright “Bling Bling”, and why he only believes Tune can battle against himself in a VERZUZ. You can check out the full interview in the video below!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Talks Wanting To Speak To The U.S. President About Adding 2 More Hours In A Day [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Wanting To Speak To The US President About Adding 2 More Hours To The Day

For #ThrowbackThursday today, we can watch part 1 of Fuse TV On Demand‘s “Beyond The Music: Lil Wayne” special, which shows behind the scenes of what a day in the life of a 24-year-old Lil Wayne is like.

“I hustle 25/8. Whoever told you there was 24 hours in a day lied to you, whoever told you there was 7 days in the week lied to you; You need to smack ’em in their face when you see ’em.”

In his interview, Wayne speaks on being 13-years deep in the rap game, only ever asking Bun B, Mack 10 and Birdman for advice, being the president of Cash Money Records, his artist Curren$y, going to the University Of Houston to study Psychology, wanting to speak to George W. Bush about adding 2 more hours to the day, and more!

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Fat Joe Recalls Embracing Lil Wayne When He Moved To Miami After Hurricane Katrina

Fat Joe Recalls Embracing Lil Wayne When He Moved To Miami After Hurricane Katrina

Earlier this year, Fat Joe phoned into The Morning Hustle radio show to chat about a variety of topics including the importance of relationships in the music industry.

Joey Crack recalled embracing Lil Wayne when he first moved to Miami after Hurricane Katrina, as well as learning so much about making music and work ethic from Wayne from being in the studio every night together.

You can check out everything Joe had to say about his “brother” Tunechi and more in a clip after the jump below!

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“Tina Turn Up” Producer S-X Talks Being In The Studio With Lil Wayne & Future [Video]

Tina Turn Up Producer S-X Talks Being In The Studio With Lil Wayne & Future

Wolverhampton producer S-X sat down with John “TipsmanPR” Paul a couple of months ago for a one on one interview for the Beatsabar Show, which you can watch below.

During the conversation, S-X revealed that he knew he had officially made it in the music industry when he was in the studio with both Lil Wayne and Future in the United States of America at just 19-years-old.

However, the producer then revealed he can’t talk too much about what they recorded, due to a legal situation. If you didn’t already know, S-X produced the beat for Wayne‘s “Tina Turn Up Needs A Tune Up” song featuring Lil Twist and Euro!

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Lil Wayne To Release A TV Series Possibly On Netflix & A Fashion Line With American Eagle

Lil Wayne To Release A TV Series Possibly On Netflix & A Fashion Line With American Eagle

Cortez Bryant was a speaker at Midem 2019, which took place at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France on June 4th, to debate about the music industry’s growth with streaming and how rap artists can work with brands.

During his appearance at this year’s Midem event, Tez Poe and Matt Ferrigno of MTW Agency both discussed working with megastars like Lil Wayne:

“15 years ago I was just Lil Wayne’s best friend, talking to these guys in suits… a challenge! But for one of my first deals, with AT&T, I got them to call their grandchildren and ask if they knew Wayne; the kids hollered, and we got the check!” – Cortez Bryant

“The biggest deal we did was with Lil Wayne and Samsung; it enabled us to surpass iPhone for the duration of the campaign. Wayne didn’t even use Galaxy phones! But authenticity can be built.” – Matt Ferrigno

According to the trade show’s official website, Tez also mentioned that Wayne will have a television series coming out next year that maybe premiering on the Netflix platform and has just finalizing a big deal to launch his own fashion line with American Eagle!

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