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Lil Wayne Had The Biggest Hip-Hop Debut Of The Past Decade

Lil Wayne Had The Biggest Hip Hop Debut Of The Past Decade

Now that we are in a new decade, an amazing accomplishment for Lil Wayne has been revealed that involves the previous decade.

Between 2010 to 2020, Tunechi had the biggest hip-hop debut with pure sales inside the United States of America alone, so a big congratulations is in order for him!

By selling 964,000 copies in the very first week, Weezy has topped the list with his Tha Carter IV album beating out other albums, such as Views, Recovery, Nothing Was The Same, Take Care, Magna Carta Holy Grail, MBDTF, Watch The Throne, Pink Friday, and many more.

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Lil Wayne Debuts At No. 1 With “Funeral” Album + First Week Sales Revealed

Lil Wayne Debuts At Number 1 With Funeral Album + First Week Sales Revealed

The first week sales are in! According to HDD, Lil Wayne debuted at No. 1 this week with his new album Funeral after selling 138,388 units.

From this total number, Tunechi sold 37,229 copies in pure sales of his Funeral project with the rest coming from streaming.

Congratulations to Weezy on reaching the #1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart! What is your favorite song from Funeral?

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Kirko Bangz Talks Lil Wayne’s Influence From Mixtapes & Freestyles [Video]

Kirko Bangz Talks Lil Wayne Influence From Mixtapes & Freestyles

Kirko Bangz recently sat down with Ashlee On-Air from 93.7 The Beat for an interview that you can watch in full below.

Around the 7:30 mark, Kirko was asked what he thinks about all of the “Top 50 Rappers” lists on social media to which he started to talk about how either Lil Wayne and Eminem would be #1 on his list, due to growing up on their music, as well as why it would not be JAY-Z or Nas.

The Houston rapper then mentioned he got into Tunechi‘s music from his mixtapes before revealing what his favorite tape and freestyle from Tune is. Before switching subjects, Bangz also discussed how Weezy would get on anyone’s beat and kill it!

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Trina, Kevin Rudolf, FatBoyMixx, Tammy Torres & Bigg D Share Stories About Lil Wayne On Mike Sherman’s “Before The Fame” [Video]

Trina, Kevin Rudolf, FatBoyMixx, Tammy Torres & Bigg D Share Stories About Lil Wayne On Mike Sherman Before The Fame

Lil Wayne was the featured guest on the latest episode of Mike Sherman‘s “Before The Fame” series.

The show included old interviews with Wayne, as well as new interviews from Trina, Kevin Rudolf, engineer FatBoyMixx, Tammy Torres, producer Bigg D, and a music trivia with random people on the street.

During Trina‘s interview, she spoke on dating Tunechi, why he is one of the greatest, and confirms he will be featured on her new album The One. Tammy also talked about dating Tune, being in love with him, and how he is not the same person as he was 10 years ago.

For Kevin‘s interview, he discussed how he got signed to Cash Money, what it is like working with Weezy, their chemistry together, and reconnecting on “I Will Not Break“. Stephen McDowell aka FatBoyMixx, who did work on Tha Carter V, chatted about Lil Wayne‘s work ethic, witnessing Wayne record a whole song from scratch in 15 minutes, and called him “the no. 1 rapper”.

Music producer Bigg D spoke about producing JAY Z and Mr. Carter‘s “Hello Brooklyn” collaboration, revealed Weezy is his “favorite artist” that he was worked with, called him “a legend” in the industry, and says all the new generation rappers “pretty much got it from Wayne“. You can check out Tune‘s segment on “Before The Fame” in the video after the jump below. Enjoy!

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Chance The Rapper Thanks Lil Wayne For Releasing “Tha Carter V”, Kicks Everyone Out Of His Studio Session To Play The Album [Video]

Chance The Rapper Thanks Lil Wayne For Releasing Tha Carter V, Kicks Everyone Out Of His Studio Session To Play The Album

First things first, before everyone complains I am aware this video is over a month old, but now that Lil Wayne news is slowing down again I will be posting up everything that came out around the release of Tha Carter V, which you haven’t seen on LilWayneHQ yet.

On the night that C5 dropped, Chance The Rapper uploaded a video of himself to his social media thanking Weezy for dropping the album and revealed he kicked everyone out of his studio, so that he could have a private listening session of the project.

Chance also thanked Tunechi for getting him his first ever No. 1 single with “I’m The One“, for getting him his first ever GRAMMY award for “Best Rap Performance“, and for teaching him so much. You can check it out after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne & Kendrick Lamar’s “Mona Lisa” Goes No. 1 On 5 Different Billboard Charts

Lil Wayne & Kendrick Lamar Mona Lisa Goes No 1 On 5 Different Billboard Charts

This week on numerous Billboard charts, Lil Wayne and Kendrick Lamar‘s “Mona Lisa” collaboration that was co-produced by Infamous and Onhel debuted at No. 1.

These charts included “On-Demand Streaming Songs”, “Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs”, “R&B/Hip-Hop Digital Song Sales”, “Rap Songs”, and “Rap Streaming Songs” with around 43 million.

Also from Tha Carter V album, Weezy and Nicki Minaj‘s “Dark Side Of The Moon” entered at No. 1 on the “R&B Streaming Songs” chart! Do you think we could get music videos for both of these tracks?

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