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Lil Wayne Models Drake’s OVO x NFL Collection Campaign [Pictures & Video]

Lil Wayne Models Drake OVO x NFL Collection Campaign

Drake and his October’s Very Own lifestyle brand have teamed up with the National Football League for a fashion collaboration.

With the campaign, Drizzy tapped Lil Wayne to model a green varsity jacket and a green hoodie from the collection in honor of Wayne‘s favorite NFL team – Green Bay Packers.

You can check out some more photos, as well as a behind the scenes video of Weezy modelling the OVO x NFL capsule collection below. The limited collab has officially launched today (February 3rd) at NFLShop, OctobersVeryOwn and all OVO stores!

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A Recap Of Drake’s Private 39th Birthday Bash For Lil Wayne [Pictures & Videos]

Recap Of Drake Private 39th Birthday Bash For Lil Wayne

Drake booked and paid for the evening at Swan restaurant in Miami, Florida on September 29th to host a private birthday celebration party for Lil Wayne, who turned 39 a couple of days prior.

Guests at the event other than Weezy and Drizzy included: Capito aka N.O. Capo, Marley G, Preme, Cortez Bryant, Niko, Chubbs, Fee Banks, Mellow Rackz, Gudda Gudda, T@, Quavo, Ray J, and many more. There were also customized bandanas at the party that the 6 God had made for Wayne.

You can check out a recap from the birthday bash after the jump below, courtesy of Ivan Eremin, as well as Young Angel‘s full 2-minute toast to Young Lion with Ciroc vodka shots that included Drizzy Drake admitting he still gets “nervous” speaking about his “mentor” and “idol” Tunechi!

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Drake Says Lil Wayne Is In His Top 5 Favorite Rappers Of All Time List

Drake Says Lil Wayne Is In His Top 5 Favorite Rappers Of All Time List

Drake has revealed a list of his top 5 favorite rappers of all time for the first time in his career and it includes his mentor Lil Wayne.

Responding to an Instagram post by OVO Hush, the 6 God commented with: “My top 5 is Biggie, Hov [JAY-Z], Wayne, Young Tony, and [Andre] 3000 since nobody asked”.

If you didn’t already know, Young Tony is a rapper from Toronto who also goes by the name of Hush! I wonder if there is anyone out there who does not have Wayne in their top 5 list?

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Lil Wayne & DJ Khaled Recall Betty Wright’s 1974 Hit About Losing Virginity [Video]

Lil Wayne & DJ Khaled Recall Betty Wright 1974 Hit About Losing Virginity

This Sunday (April 5th) at 10PM EST on TV One, an all-new episode of their award-winning documentary series “Unsung” on R&B star Betty Wright will be airing.

In a sneak peek of this episode, Lil Wayne and DJ Khaled can be seen reminiscing on Betty‘s hit back in 1974 called “Tonight Is The Night“.

“There’s eras of the song in my life, the first is being in the backseat of a car. Your mom’s singing it and you’re singing it right along with her. The second era is you’re riding in that car alone and now you finding those words meaning something totally different than what they meant when you were sitting in that backseat.”

You can watch a preview of Wayne recalling when he first realized the lyrics on this Wright song meant something different after originally singing the record with his mom in the car below!

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Lil Wayne Goes On A Skating Sesh At Brandon Biebel’s Private Skate Park In L.A. [Video]

Lil Wayne Goes On A Skating Sesh At Brandon Biebel Private Skate Park In Los Angeles

Spanish Mike took to his Instagram page earlier this month to share a recent clip of Lil Wayne skateboarding at Brandon Biebel’s private skate park in California.

Joining Mike and Tunechi, who was rocking OVO apparel, at the Los Angeles park for a skating sesh was YoYo.

Hit the jump to check out the latest footage of Weezy showing off his skills on a skateboard!

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