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Birdman Talks About Discovering Lil Wayne & Raising Him Since He Was A Kid [Video]

Birdman Talks About Discovering Lil Wayne & Raising Him Since He Was A Kid

On May 26th, attorney and journalist Ari Melber interviewed Birdman on Instagram Live, which you can check out after the jump below.

During their 30-minute conversation, Baby talked about when he first had the idea to create a record label, having no name at first, discovering Lil Wayne at 8-9 years old, and living with and raising Wayne since he was a kid.

The #1 Stunna also discussed both Drake and Nicki Minaj witnessing how Tunechi became the best, one of his favorite artists being Tune, and before confirming that him and Weezy are now “good”, he says it was very important for them to air out their problems and they now speak to each other all the time!

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Birdman Says Lil Wayne Will “Definitely” Be Featured On His Last Solo Album

Birdman Says Lil Wayne Will Definitely Be Featured On His Last Solo Album

Episode 3 of BET’s “Music Moguls” reality television series starring Birdman, Snoop Dogg, Jermaine Dupri, and Dame Dash aired in the week. You can check out the full ep below.

During the episode at the 17:00 mark, Baby revealed that he will be doing one more solo album called Family or My Familia and when asked by his daughter Bria if Lil Wayne will be featured, he answered “definitely”.

Birdman also mentioned that he still wants to do a Like Father Like Son 2 album with Tunechi, as well as said Tune is his “son forever” and is someone he loves, raised and would die for!

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Lil Wayne Talks Raising His Young Money Artists, “Tha Carter V” & His Defining Moment

Lil Wayne Talks Raising His Young Money Artists, Tha Carter 5 & His Defining Moment

Check out this interview Lil Wayne and his Young Money artists did with Chris Spencer backstage at the 2014 BET Awards in Los Angeles, California on June 29th, which I missed at the time, so my bad about that.

Young Mula‘s princess Shanell explains how YM are still a family after all of these years and Gudda Gudda confirms that we are currently in “Carter V Season” with Tha Carter V album being the next project the label will drop.

Weezy says that he doesn’t just handpick the artists to sign to his record label, he actually raises them. He also mentions that he has been doing music since his mom gave him a name and that his defining moment is waking up in a hospital bed after he shot himself when he was 12-years-old and the doctor telling him that he made it!

You can watch the interview in the video after the jump below!

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