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2 Chainz Recalls Informing Lil Wayne He Won A Grammy Award In 2017 As He Had No Idea At The Time [Video]

2 Chainz Recalls Informing Lil Wayne He Won A Grammy Award In 2017 As He Had No Idea At The Time

Earlier this year, 2 Chainz was the special guest on episode 122 of Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson‘s “All The Smoke” podcast.

At the 30:00 mark of their interview, Tity Boi explained how Playaz Circle‘s “Duffle Bag Boy” collaboration with Lil Wayne came together, which all started from selling Birdman and Cash Money Records some weed.

During their convo at the 40:00 mark, Chainz talked about receiving his first ever GRAMMY award for Chance The Rapper‘s “No Problem” single featuring himself and Wayne back in 2017. He says it was a blessing, it was himself who got Tunechi on the song, and he was the one who informed Tune they had won a GRAMMY for the collab as he was somewhere skateboarding and had no idea!

Later on in their conversation at 1:06:40, 2 Chainz named his top 5 rappers of all time dead or alive and Weezy was No. 1 in his list. The rest were: Jay Z, Scarface, Andre 3000, and Tupac Shakur plus The Notorios B.I.G. as a whole. You can check out the full video after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Appears On “What’s Wright?” To Talk Top 5 Rappers, Sleep, Childhood & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Appears On Whats Wright To Talk Top 5 Rappers, Sleep, Childhood & More

For episode 16 of the “What’s Wright?” series, Lil Wayne sat down with Nick Wright for a special edition of the show.

In their interview, Tunechi talked about sleep, why he still does what he does every single day, childhood, what he would tell his younger self today, how he keeps himself hungry, and much more.

During their conversation, Tune confirmed he records at least 7 features per week, revealed he recently had a studio session with Nicki Minaj, and named his top 5 rappers of all time: Missy Elliott, Jay Z, The Notorious B.I.G., Goodie Mob (as a whole), and UGK.

Weezy also discussed how he became a Green Bay Packers fan, his friendship with Chris Paul, what he first saw in Drake and Nicki, never being invited to a Met Gala, Tyson Fury, Dallas Mavericks vs. Phoenix Suns, creating a new fashion line called “Me” with inspiration from Taylen Biggs, his Sqvad skateboarding team, and the late Adam Z!

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Reginae Carter Shares Her Top 5 Favorite Lil Wayne Records [Video]

Reginae Carter Shares Her Top 5 Favorite Lil Wayne Records

Reginae Carter recently chatted with AllHipHop for a virtual interview that you can check out below.

From the 4:20 mark of their conversation, Nae Nae was asked to name her top 5 favorite rappers dead or alive to which she obviously named her pops Lil Wayne.

After that topic, Reginae was then asked to share her top 5 favorite Wayne songs. She named: “La La“, “A Milli“, “Mr. Carter“, “3 Peat“, and “Sky Is The Limit“. What do you think of Nae‘s top 5?

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Damian Lillard Names Lil Wayne In His Mount Rushmore Of Rappers

Damian Lillard Names Lil Wayne In His Mount Rushmore Of Rappers

Damian Lillard was the recent special guest on episode 46 of Shannon Sharpe‘s “Club Shay Shay” podcast, which you can watch in full below.

Towards the end of their conversation at the 1:00:35 mark, Shannon asked Dame D.O.L.L.A. what his Mount Rushmore of rappers and basketball players would be.

“Mount Rushmore of rappers, I’m gonna go with Tupac, I’m gonna go with Jay-Z. I’m gonna go… Tupac, Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, and I’mma go [with] Biggie.”

So there you have it. Damian‘s rap Mount Rushmore includes Weezy. What are your thoughts on this Mount Rushmore of rappers and what would your own be?

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Lil Wayne Talks “Best Rapper Alive” Mentality, Influence, Skateboarding & More With The Players Company [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Best Rapper Alive Mentality, Influence, Skateboarding & More With The Players Company

A few months ago, Lil Wayne and Darren Waller sat down with Darnell Smith for a “Players Day Off” interview at NRG Recording Studios in Los Angeles, California.

During their conversation, Weezy discussed his “welcome to the rap game” was being on tour with the Hot Boys, his “best rapper alive” mentality when approaching every song as he is always competing against himself, meditating, and his influence on the new generation of rappers.

Tunechi also revealed to The Players Company where his love for skateboarding came from, who the greatest skaters in hip-hop alive are, and played a game at the end of their convo, which showed Tune did not know remember lyrics from his “Steady Mobbin’” and “Lollipop (Remix)” songs!

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