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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?

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Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj & Drake Make “Hot 100” History

Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj & Drake Make Hot 100 History

According to Chart Data, Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj and Drake are officially the top 3 rappers with the most charting singles ever in Billboard “Hot 100” history!

To date on the “Hot 100” chart, Drizzy has had a total of 207 entries, Wayne has reached a total of 167 appearances, and Nicki has earned a total of 108 entries.

This is a crazy accomplishment for “The Big Three” and Young Money! Would you like to see all 3 of them work together more?

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Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne Perform “No Problem” Live At NBA All-Star Game [Video]

Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne Perform No Problem Live At NBA All Star Game

The following day after performing with Damian “Dame D.O.L.L.A.” Lillard on February 15th, Lil Wayne hit the stage with Chance The Rapper at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Chance brought out Wayne, who was rocking pants created from Kobe Bryant jerseys, to perform their “No Problem” collaboration live during the halftime show at the 69th annual NBA All-Star Game.

During his verse, Weezy switched up the lyrics a little bit to pay tribute to Kobe and his daughter Gianna after they passed away from a helicopter crash less than a month ago: “Rest in peace to Kobe Bryant and his daughter, blood”.

You can check out the Chicago rapper and Tunechi performing live at this year’s NBA All-Star Weekend event after the jump below. Fabolous event witnessed Tune‘s 2 sons rapping his “No Problem” verse word for word!

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Lil Wayne Appears On “Car Test”, Reveals He Is Still Working On His “Velvet” Album [Video]

Lil Wayne Appears On Car Test, Reveals He Is Still Working On His Velvet Album

I previously posted plenty of pictures just under 3 weeks ago, and now the latest episode of Elliott Wilson and TIDAL‘s “Car Test” series with Lil Wayne is available on YouTube.

Throughout the episode, which you can check out after the jump below, Wayne can be seen chatting to Elliott while driving around Miami in a Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6 and listening to his brand new album, Funeral.

In their conversation, Weezy talked about wanting to keep his Rebirth album series going with the “Funeral” title, including songs that he recorded years ago on Funeral, why he still does intros, outros and skits on his projects, and confirmed he is still working on his forthcoming Velvet album.

Tunechi also spoke on learning how to create hooks after Mannie Fresh and Juvenile used to do them for him back in the day, trying to pay attention to new generation rappers, how his collaboration with The-Dream came about on “Sights And Silencers“, and much more!

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Tory Lanez Recites Lil Wayne’s Full “Cannon” Verse Word For Word [Video]

Tory Lanez Recites Lil Wayne Full Cannon Verse Word For Word

Tory Lanez recently sat down with Rob Markman for a one on one interview with Genius‘ “For The Record” series, which you can watch in full below.

To wrap up the conversation at the 39:15 mark, Lanez was asked to recite a verse acapella of someone who he was a fan of growing up to which he started to rap Lil Wayne‘s classic “Cannon” verse from Dedication 2.

After reciting all of the verse word for word, the Canadian artist then revealed it is his favorite verse from Wayne and his favorite verse ever from that era. Earlier on in the interview around the 15:00 mark, Tory also discussed his new “Thoughts” collaboration with Weezy and Lloyd off Chixtape 5 too!

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