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Michael Phelps Reveals He Has Been Listening To Old Lil Wayne Songs Before His Races At Rio 2016 Olympics

Michael Phelps Reveals He Has Been Listening To Old Lil Wayne Songs Before His Races At Rio 2016 Olympics

Michael Phelps has been killing the Rio 2016 Olympics this summer and before his swimming races, he is seen listening to music through his custom Beats headphones.

During a live Facebook broadcast a few days ago, the American swimmer confirmed he has been listening to some old Lil Wayne music before his races, such as songs like “Stuntin’ Like My Daddy” to which he also mentioned that his son Boomer has a shirt which says “Stunting Like My Daddy” on it.

It’s no secret that the greatest Olympic swimmer is a fan of Tunechi as back in 2008 he also revealed that his go-to song was “I’m Me“. Tune also dedicated his “No Quitter, Go Getter” track to Phelps and gave him an iPod full of unreleased music.

You can watch Michael Phelps‘ full live broadcast after the jump below. He discusses the music he has been listening to this time around before his races at the 6:00 mark!

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Gabby Douglas Has Lil Wayne & Drake On Her Training Playlist

Gabby Douglas recently told MTV at the premiere of Justin Bieber’s Believe documentary that she listens to a lot of Lil Wayne and Drake music while she works out and trains. The Olympic Gold Medalist also explained that Weezy and Drizzy‘s music gets her hyped, but she only listens to the clean versions of their rap songs.

“A lot of rap music. Lil Wayne and Drake, the edited versions of course, but it gets me really hyped up.”

If you didn’t already know, Gabby Douglas is the very first African American gymnast to win a solo Olympic gold medal. In 2012, Wayne also tweeted how proud he was of Gabby for winning her medal: “Glad i lived to see what Gabby Douglas did in the Olympics. Icon.”


Lil Wayne Interview With DJ Drama, Gives Dedication 4 Release Date & More

Lil Wayne just called into DJ Drama‘s Hot 107.9 radio show to talk about his upcoming mixtape, Dedication 4. Wayne said he will release the tape on August 15th and named three instrumentals that he has already rapped over, which are “Burn“, “Cashin’ Out” and “I Don’t Like“!

They also talked about Tune‘s own three favorite mixtapes (SQ6, Dedication 2 and No Ceilings), explained what “Mixtape Weezy” means to himself, the criticism Dedication 3 received, the success of his Young Money artists Drake, Nicki Minaj and Tyga, says he will be attending the 2012 MTV VMAs this year, 2 Chainz, the 2012 Olympics, skateboarding, B.G.’s jail sentence, says the rumors about J. Prince Jr. suing YM about Drake are false, and more.

“Shout out Nicki ass”


Video: Lil Wayne Celebrates New Year’s Eve In Chicago

Lil Wayne, Birdman, Short Dawg, T-Streets, Lil Twist, Mack Maine, E.I., Lil Za, Marley G, Ce Ce, and DJ Scoob Doo celebrated the New Year’s at Adrianna’s Club Ballroom in Chicago. You can check out some footage from this bash in the video above, and it looked like it was one hell of a party! About half way through the video you can watch something called “Lil Wayne Olympics“, and at the 0:54 and 2:50 mark you can see Weezy chatting to some sexy ladies.

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Video: Usain Bolt Loves Lil Wayne

Even the fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt, slows down long enough to get hip to all the talk around our 2009 Hottest MCs in the Game list. The Jamaican track champ has been unstoppable the past few weeks, and when it comes to the mic, he gives a gold medal to the Carters.

“When I was in the Olympics,” he told us, “I didn’t really listen to music. During the Olympics, it was mainly reggae, a little hip-hop. But I like Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, those guys. That’s who we listen to in Jamaica. A little bit of Ludacris. But as long as it’s hot, we got it.”

When asked for his #1, Bolt chose Weezy F. Baby.

“Right now, it’s Lil Wayne, #1,” he said. “He’s hot. He’s got everything. He sings the right tunes. I’m seriously listening to all his songs right now. Really sitting down, listening to his lyrics, and he’s got his lyrics down pat now. He’s got his lyrics. He’s coming up like Jay-Z. He’s smooth. He’s got a different flow from Jay-Z, but lyrics-wise, he’s got it. He’s a lyricist. Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, I don’t care who comes third. These guys have the whole place on edge, man. It’s hot.”

Bolt said he’s getting into the mixtape circuit as well, and on the reggae tip, Vybz Kartel and Beenie Man are the tops for him.

Via: MTV