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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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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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Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Debuts At No. 1 On The Billboard 200 Chart + First Week Sales

Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album Debuts At Number 1 On The Billboard 200 Chart + First Week Sales

A week ago on September 27th at midnight, Lil Wayne released his twelfth studio album of his music career – Tha Carter V.

After hearing about the projections a few days ago, the first week sales for C5 are now in. According to Billboard, the album has sold around 480,000 units (streaming included).

Tunechi‘s latest project has also debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, which is now his fourth No. 1 album on the chart following Tha Carter IV in 2011, I Am Not A Human Being in 2010 and Tha Carter III in 2008, so a big congratulations to Tune is in order.

A couple more achievements for Tha Carter V are that it has had the third-biggest week for an album in 2018 behind Drake‘s Scorpion and Travis Scott’s Astroworld, as well as that it has had the second-largest streaming week ever for an album with 433 million on-demand audio streams while Scorpion had the biggest (745.9 million)!

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First Week Sales Projections For Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album

First Week Sales Projections For Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album

The first week sales projections for Lil Wayne‘s Tha Carter V album, which was released on Friday, are in!

According to HDD, the twelfth studio album in Tunechi‘s music career is on course to sell 475k – 525k in the first week with 165k – 180k pure sales.

This also means that C5 is on track to go No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart! Weezy‘s last studio album, I Am Not A Human Being II, sold 217k copies in the first week, but this was of course without streaming.

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9 New Lil Wayne Snippets Surface Online Including One Off “Tha Carter V”

9 New Lil Wayne Snippets Surface Online Including One Off Tha Carter V

We just heard 7 new Lil Wayne snippets less than a week ago, and now 9 more teasers of unreleased Wayne tracks have surfaced online.

These songs are called “Kings And Queens“, “Everybody” (this uses lyrics from Gumbo off D6:Reloaded), “We Living Like That“, “Fuck That Nigga“, “Velvet” (this is off Tha Carter V), “Hoes In This House“, “Nirvana” (this was produced by David Banner and leaked in low quality years ago under the name Swisha Rolled Tight), “Number One“, and “Silhouette“.

You can listen to all nine previews of these upcoming Tunechi records after the jump below, courtesy of Music Mafia! Which one is your favorite?

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