Tag Archives: rap

Lil Wayne Chats To 50 Cent, Whoopi Goldberg, Naomi Campbell & Dustin Poirier For Episode 10 Of “Young Money Radio” [Videos]

Lil Wayne Chats To 50 Cent, Whoopi Goldberg, Naomi Campbell & Dustin Poirier For Episode 10 Of Young Money Radio

For episode 10 of the “Young Money Radio” show on Apple Music on July 3rd, Lil Wayne chopped it up with 50 Cent, Whoopi Goldberg, Naomi Campbell, and Dustin Poirier.

Tunechi and Fiddy actually had a conversation for a total of 1 hour and 30 minutes before Tune had to end it as they were going to get cut off. They talked about everything from the early Cash Money tour days, Birdman, Eminem, the culture of hip-hop, BBC (and not the TV network in the UK lol), Mike Tyson, The Game, Meek Mill, Pop Smoke, new rappers copying both of their styles, award shows, and much more. 50 also mentioned “they should expect to see us collaborate” at the end, which is good news as the two of them have not yet to release a song together.

Another interesting story from this week’s episode comes from Naomi, who tells Weezy that she watched him talk to Donald Trump for a good 2 hours at Usher’s birthday party inside the Rainbow Room in New York back in 2006… but of course, he didn’t remember this. You can check out all of these convos in the videos below, which also includes Mr. Carter chatting with Whoopi about who her favorite music artist of all time is (Wayne says his is Anita Baker) and with Dustin about wanting his next UFC fight to be against someone big, such as a Conor McGregor or Nate Diaz!

Read More…

122 Comments

Lil Wayne Talks About A White Cop Saving His Life, George Floyd’s Death, Nipsey Hussle’s Death, Birdman, Drake, Nicki Minaj & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks About A White Cop Saving His Life, George Floyd Death, Nipsey Hussle Death, Birdman, Drake, Nicki Minaj & More

Yesterday, Lil Wayne made his very first appearance on Instagram Live (even though he has been on it before for Young Money Radio) by being a special guest on Fat Joe‘s new podcast titled “The Fat Joe Show“.

During their 28-minute conversation, Tunechi spoke on what age he first started rapping, shooting himself by accident, a white police officer named Uncle Bob who was off duty saving his life, meeting him years later in a restaurant, and what he thinks about the horrible murder of George Floyd by four cops in Minneapolis.

Weezy also discussed being locked up in Rikers Island for 8 months, getting his “never quit” attitude and drive from Birdman at a young age, his influence being the #1 Stunna, putting Drake and Nicki Minaj on, what he taught his son Kameron Carter after Nipsey Hussle was murdered, how proud he is about influencing a whole new generation of rap, an upcoming collaboration he has with Lil Uzi Vert, being the first to do the “rock-rap” genre of music, attending the late Betty Wright‘s funeral, performing “Sweet Home Alabama” with Kid Rock at the Country Music Association Awards, and much more!

Read More…

442 Comments

Throwback Thursday: Scans Of Lil Wayne’s Cover Story For Ozone Magazine’s 2006 Issue

Scans Of Lil Wayne Cover Story For Ozone Magazine 2006 Issue

For #ThrowbackThursday today, I have decided to share scans from Lil Wayne‘s cover story for the February 2006 issue of Ozone magazine, which took place a few months after his Tha Carter II album had been released in stores.

In an interview with Julia Beverly for the mag, Weezy discussed everything from Hurricane Katrina (even though he was tired of talking about it), why he was not trying to be Jay-Z on his C2 album cover, wanting everyone to stop categorizing him, going to the University of Houston for Psychology classes, and deciding it was time to be a CEO.

What’s going on between you and B.G.? He put out a song dissing you, and I heard you were shouting “Fuck B.G.” at a recent show.
My album is in stores now, Tha Carter II, It’s my fifth solo album. It’s number two on the charts.

I’m sure everyone’s been asking you about your relationship with Trina. Are you open to talking about that?
No.

You’re trying to keep your relationship away from the public eye?
I ain’t tryin’. I am.

You can check out scans from Tunechi‘s cover story below that also includes him talking about touring with Jeezy and T.I., creating songs for different cities and sending them to DJs, his daughter Reginae Carter and why he would not let her be a rapper because he doesn’t think it is a good game for females, and much more!

Read More…

51 Comments

Lil Twist Chats About How Being Around Lil Wayne Changed His Life, The Early Ustream Days & More [Video]

Lil Twist Chats About How Being Around Lil Wayne Changed His Life, The Early Ustream Days & More

Lil Twist recently chopped it up with JayNewz and Turn Up for an interview over Skype on Dash Radio’s “Not Rated Radio” series.

During their conversation, which you can watch below, Twist revealed how he got signed to Young Money, how being around Lil Wayne changed his life, and that he has two Wayne features on his upcoming Young Carter 2 project along with a Chris Brown feature.

“The G.O.A.T. is on there for sure, I got two of them [features].”

The YM artist also discussed “Growing Up Hip Hop”, currently being in quarantine, the state of hip-hop music right now, waiting on his manager Cortez Bryant to do his job right with his forthcoming project, 6ix9ine getting released from prison, watching Young Chop on Instagram Live, Justin Bieber, the early Ustream days with Weezy, and much more!

Read More…

708 Comments

Damian Lillard Talks Being Real Friends With Lil Wayne & First Meeting Him At The Studio With His Wife [Video]

Damian Lillard Talks Being Real Friends With Lil Wayne & First Meeting Him At The Studio With His Wife

Damian Lillard aka Dame D.O.L.L.A. recently chopped it up with professional basketball player Chinenye “Chiney” Ogwumike over Instagram Live.

During their chat, Damian talked about his relationship with Lil Wayne, which he says first started about 5-6 years ago, and why they are so close when it comes to both rap and basketball.

The Portland Trail Blazers NBA athlete also recalled his very first time meeting Tune in the studio. You can check out everything he said to Chiney in a video below! Would you like to hear another collaboration from Dame and Weezy?

Read More…

105 Comments