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Lil Wayne Announces A New Young Money Compilation, “Ain’t Got Time” Music Video, New Song “Rocket Fire” & More

Lil Wayne Announces A New Young Money Compilation, Aint Got Time Music Video, New Song Rocket Fire & More

Over the weekend on February 27th, Lil Wayne was a special guest on Fox Sports Radio’s “Up On Game” weekend show podcast where he chopped it up with LaVar Arrington, T.J. Houshmandzadeh and Plaxico Burress.

During their conversation, which you can check out below, Tunechi revealed he is about to shoot a music video for “Ain’t Got Time” with Foushee, a new Young Money compilation is on the way, and he just recorded a new song on Friday night called “Rocket Fire“.

Weezy also spoke on if it was in his plans to inspire the new generation of rappers, how he became a Green Bay Packers fan from New Orleans, his Young Money Sports agency, how he became the first celebrity on “The Masked Singer” after originally asking for Nicki Minaj to go on it, the Boston Red Sox, why no shows and tours at the moment are hurting him, and much more!

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Gudda Gudda Talks Different Eras Of Young Money, First Meeting Lil Wayne, Sqad Up, Wayne vs. Birdman’s Public Feud & More [Video]

Gudda Gudda Talks Different Eras Of Young Money, First Meeting Lil Wayne, Sqad Up, Wayne vs Birdman Public Feud & More

Gudda Gudda recently chopped it up with Lalaa Shepard in a virtual interview for a new edition of The Progress Report’s “Conversations With Lalaa”.

During their conversation, Gudda spoke on taking a hiatus from music, being influenced by the Hot Boys, how COVID-19 has affected him, New Orleans, if B.G. is free from prison, Cash Money Records, the different eras of Young Money, if he feels he is underrated, surviving Hurricane Katrina, what the word “progress” means to him, and fatherhood.

Double G also recalled his first time meeting Lil Wayne, why they decided to call their rap group “Sqad Up” (it involved Wayne wanting something to tattoo on his knuckles as he liked how Mobb Deep did that), Sqad Up being a clothing line at first, and supporting Weezy through his public feud with Birdman and Cash Money. You can watch the full 30-minute convo after the jump below!

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G-Eazy Talks Upcoming Lil Wayne Collaboration & Bringing Wayne To Coachella For His First Time [Video]

G-Eazy Talks Upcoming Lil Wayne Collaboration & Bringing Wayne To Coachella For His First Time

G-Eazy recently sat down with TIDAL’s Elliott Wilson for a virtual interview that you can watch in full below.

Towards the end of their conversation, Young Gerald talks about his upcoming collaboration with Lil Wayne that he calls “a real hip-hop record” and hopes to be released by early summer on his These Things Happen Too album.

The Oakland rapper also speaks on how the song, which is more than probably the “When You’re Gone” record that leaked at the end of 2019, is significant to him and recalls being the person to bring Wayne to Coachella for his very first time!

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Fee Banks Talks Sqad Up, His Role With Lil Wayne, People Comparing Lil Baby To Wayne & More [Video]

Fee Banks Talks Sqad Up, His Role With Lil Wayne, People Comparing Lil Baby To Wayne & More

At the end of 2020, Fee Banks sat down with Jahze TV for a one on one interview for season 2 episode 2 of her “Mixed Company: New Orleans edition” series that you can watch below.

During their conversation, Fee discussed how the rap group Sqad Up came together from all being neighborhood homeboys, what his role with Lil Wayne was at that time, being Wayne‘s DJ for a short period, looking up to Birdman and Master P, and shared his thoughts on people calling Lil Baby the new Weezy.

The day one friend of Tunechi also spoke on being cousins with Toya Johnson, what he learned from helping to create Young Money which helped him create his own management company Good Money Global that has managed artists such as Kevin Gates and NBA YoungBoy, his passion for cars and his YM Motors business, New Orleans, building a compound, and much more!

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Throwback Thursday: Scans Of Lil Wayne’s Cover Story For Ozone Magazine’s December 2006 Issue

Scans Of Lil Wayne Cover Story For Ozone Magazine December 2006 Issue

After seeing scans from the February 2006 issue last year, I have decided to share scans from Lil Wayne‘s cover story for the December 2006 issue of Ozone magazine for #ThrowbackThursday today.

In an interview with Eric Perrin for the mag, Weezy discussed everything from being signed to Cash Money Records, if he believes good emcees are born or made, Jay-Z, staying loyal to Cash Money, his relationship with Birdman, why he thinks he has been so successful, and being an official member of Boyz N Da Hood.

Young Buck recently said some pretty bold statements in an interview about you and Baby supposedly kissing on a tour bus.
Who is that? I don’t know who you’re talking about.

Okay, so do you have any messages for all the haters who have made different allegations about you recently?
Stop hating, get money.

You can check out scans from Tunechi‘s cover story below that also includes him talking about creating the song “Georgia… Bush“, New Orleans, the I Can’t Feel My Face joint project with Juelz Santana, sex, what advice he would give to girls who want to get him in bed with them, Trina, the freakiest text message he has ever received off a girl, Solange, HIV and AIDS, planning to create a Louisiana Bayou Blast mixtape, and much more!

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