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2 Chainz Recalls Informing Lil Wayne He Won A Grammy Award In 2017 As He Had No Idea At The Time [Video]

2 Chainz Recalls Informing Lil Wayne He Won A Grammy Award In 2017 As He Had No Idea At The Time

Earlier this year, 2 Chainz was the special guest on episode 122 of Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson‘s “All The Smoke” podcast.

At the 30:00 mark of their interview, Tity Boi explained how Playaz Circle‘s “Duffle Bag Boy” collaboration with Lil Wayne came together, which all started from selling Birdman and Cash Money Records some weed.

During their convo at the 40:00 mark, Chainz talked about receiving his first ever GRAMMY award for Chance The Rapper‘s “No Problem” single featuring himself and Wayne back in 2017. He says it was a blessing, it was himself who got Tunechi on the song, and he was the one who informed Tune they had won a GRAMMY for the collab as he was somewhere skateboarding and had no idea!

Later on in their conversation at 1:06:40, 2 Chainz named his top 5 rappers of all time dead or alive and Weezy was No. 1 in his list. The rest were: Jay Z, Scarface, Andre 3000, and Tupac Shakur plus The Notorios B.I.G. as a whole. You can check out the full video after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Appears On “What’s Wright?” To Talk Top 5 Rappers, Sleep, Childhood & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Appears On Whats Wright To Talk Top 5 Rappers, Sleep, Childhood & More

For episode 16 of the “What’s Wright?” series, Lil Wayne sat down with Nick Wright for a special edition of the show.

In their interview, Tunechi talked about sleep, why he still does what he does every single day, childhood, what he would tell his younger self today, how he keeps himself hungry, and much more.

During their conversation, Tune confirmed he records at least 7 features per week, revealed he recently had a studio session with Nicki Minaj, and named his top 5 rappers of all time: Missy Elliott, Jay Z, The Notorious B.I.G., Goodie Mob (as a whole), and UGK.

Weezy also discussed how he became a Green Bay Packers fan, his friendship with Chris Paul, what he first saw in Drake and Nicki, never being invited to a Met Gala, Tyson Fury, Dallas Mavericks vs. Phoenix Suns, creating a new fashion line called “Me” with inspiration from Taylen Biggs, his Sqvad skateboarding team, and the late Adam Z!

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Allan Cubas Talks Signing To Young Money, Lil Wayne Being His G.O.A.T. & More [Video]

Allan Cubas Talks Signing To Young Money, Lil Wayne Being His GOAT & More

Allan Cubas sat down with FluWop earlier this year for an interview inside Rich Mind Studios in New Orleans, Louisiana, which you can watch in full below.

During their conversation, Allan talks about officially signing to Young Money, why it is a “blessing” to sign with his childhood idol Lil Wayne, the deal coming from a phone call with Petey Lo, and much more.

The new Young Mula signee also called Tunechi the “greatest of all time in his opinion”, confirmed the whole YM roster has been working on something together that is “coming out soon”, and assured everyone that no one works harder than Weezy!

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Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, DJ Khaled & Wiz Khalifa Sit Down Together For A Roundtable Discussion [Video]

Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, DJ Khaled & Wiz Khalifa Sit Down Together For A Roundtable Discussion

Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, DJ Khaled, and Wiz Khalifa all recently sat down together for a new episode of “Self Made Tastes Better” that was set up by Luc Belaire, Bumbu rum, McQueen and the Violet Fog gin, and Villon.

During their 1-hour conversation, they all shared never-before-told stories about themselves and their careers, how to be successful, what they want their legacy to be, how they stay motivated, and how they all inspire each other.

In the convo, Tune also spoke on where it all began for himself, how he chases greatness every single day, and how he has not hit his peak yet as he wants to be the “ultimate artist”. Khaled even revealed he was there at Odyssey Records in New Orleans when Weezy got his deal at a young age!

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Jay Jones Talks Being From Hollygrove, Lil Wayne’s Work Ethic, Young Money & More [Video]

Jay Jones Talks Being From Hollygrove, Lil Wayne Work Ethic, Young Money & More

Earlier this month, Jay Jones sat down with Nolazine TV for an interview that you can check out below.

In their conversation, Jones talked about how it feels to be from the Hollygrove neighborhood of New Orleans, which is the same place that Lil Wayne is from.

Jay also discussed signing to Wayne‘s record label Young Money, as well as witnessing Weezy work in the studio for 30 hours straight and how that improves his own work ethic!

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