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Cool & Dre Explain How “Phone Home” Kicked Off The Idea & Start Of Lil Wayne’s “Rebirth” Album

Cool & Dre Explain How Phone Home Kicked Off The Idea & Start Of Lil Wayne Rebirth Album

Cool & Dre recently chopped it up with DJ Booth over the phone to share stories behind some of their biggest songs that they have produced.

One of these tracks that the production duo named as one of the biggest in their catalogue is Lil Wayne‘s “Phone Home” off his Tha Carter III album.

You can check out Cool & Dre reveal how “Phone Home” came about, which was during a recording session for DJ Khaled’s “We Takin’ Over” single, below.

The Miami producers also explain that the idea and start of Tunechi‘s Rebirth album came after creating this C3 song with Tune!

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Monsta Beatz Talk Producing Migos & Lil Wayne’s “Fantastic” Collaboration, Reveal They Had A Song Pulled From “Tha Carter V” Last Minute

Monsta Beatz Talk Producing Migos & Lil Wayne Fantastic Collaboration, Reveal They Had A Song Pulled From Tha Carter V Last Minute

Monsta Beatz recently chopped it up with Thedo and MAQ on episode 89 of his “DaTakeOver” podcast (who have chatted with Fee Banks and Mannie Fresh in the past) for an hour, which you can listen to below.

During their conversation from the 32:40 mark, the New Orleans production duo revealed Lil Wayne is the most mainstream music artist that they have worked with. If you didn’t already know, they produced Wayne‘s “I’m Good” featuring Lucci Lou off No Ceilings, as well as “Vizine“.

The producers also spoke about receiving a phone call from Universal Music Group about having a beat on Tha Carter V; however, the song was pulled last minute. They even added that they produced Migos’ upcoming “Fantastic” collabo with Tunechi, which we heard a snippet for in 2015, and discussed producing Curren$y’s “442” track featuring Tune and Birdman!

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Cool & Dre Rate “Album Lil Wayne” & “Mixtape Weezy” [Video]

Cool & Dre Rate Album Lil Wayne & Mixtape Weezy Video

Cool & Dre recently sat down with BET to appear on their “Rate The Bars: VS” series. This is where they rated lyrics from Lil Wayne‘s mixtapes and albums.

In the clip, the production duo rated lyrics from “Album Lil Wayne” and “Mixtape Weezy“, which included the songs: “Dedication 3“, “A Milli“, “Bank Account“, “I Am Not A Human Being“, “SportsCenter“, “Phone Home“, “Watch My Shoes“, “6 Foot, 7 Foot“, “Addictive“, and “Playing With Fire“.

You can check out Cool & Dre‘s ratings after the jump below! What do you personally prefer out of “Album Wayne” and “Mixtape Weezy“? Let me know in the comments section below!

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Production Credits For Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album

Production Credits For Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album

The production credits for Lil Wayne‘s new album, Tha Carter V, have been revealed.

Some of the producers on C5 include: Ben Billions, Swizz Beatz, Sevn Thomas, Infamous, ONHEL, Zaytoven, Jayones, DJ Mustard, Cool & Dre, Mannie Fresh, and Metro Boomin.

You can check out the full list of production credits for every song on Tha Carter V, except for the intro, after the jump below! Now that C5 has been out for a few days, what is your favorite song from Wayne‘s latest project?

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Music Artists, Athletes & Producers Tease Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album

Music Artists, Athletes & Producers Tease Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album

As we are approaching Lil Wayne‘s long-awaited Tha Carter V album, I thought I would make a post of all the music artists, producers and athletes who have been recently teasing the project.

We have already seen Floyd Mayweather and James Harden promote C5, and now Wale, Iamsu!, Odell Beckham Jr., Cool & Dre, Metro Boomin, and Vinylz (produced “Believe Me” with Drake) have all hinted at the album on their social media pages.

You can check out what all of these people have said about Tunechi‘s upcoming Tha Carter V album after the jump below and I will be sure to update this post if anyone else famous promotes the project! When do you think C5 will be dropping? Maybe Tune‘s birthday (September 27th)?

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Cool & Dre Discuss Working With Lil Wayne, Why They Appreciate Him & More [Video]

Cool & Dre Discuss Working With Lil Wayne, Why They Appreciate Him & More

Cool & Dre sat down with Rap-Up recently to discuss working with Lil Wayne and “flooding” him with new music at The Hit Factory Criteria Recording Studios in Miami, Florida.

The production duo also mentioned that Wayne‘s Tha Carter V album has been done for a while now, but they do not know if he will be adding new music on the project.

During their conversation, Dre called Weezy “one of the greatest artists of all time”, “one of the dopest lyricists ever”, and a “superstar icon”.

They even explained why they appreciate Tunechi and shared their thoughts on the “Big 3” – Tune, Drake and Nicki Minaj. You can check out the interview in a video below!

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