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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Names His Starting 5 For A Rap All-Star Team [Video]

Lil Wayne Names His Starting 5 For A Rap All Star Team

For #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare Lil Wayne conversation with Big Bink from 97.9 The Beat in Dallas, Texas back in 2008.

The radio interview, which includes Tunechi talking about his Tha Carter III album, also appeared in Streets Magazine.

Weezy names his starting five for a rap all-star team – Tyga, Kanye West, 50 Cent, Bun B, and Shaquille O’Neal. Check it all out below!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne & Cash Money Millionaires Perform On “Motown Live” [Video]

Throwback - Lil Wayne & Cash Money Millionaires Perform On Motown Live

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare live performance from the Cash Money Millionaires on Motown Live back in 2000 on February 11th.

In the video, Lil Wayne, Juvenile, Birdman, Mannie Fresh, and B.G. perform their “Back That Thang Up” and “Tha Block Is Hot” collaborations live.

You can check out footage of them all performing on the TV show in the clip below. Forward to the 1:00 mark for the start of their performance, enjoy!

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Throwback Thursday: A Rare Lil Wayne Interview With DJ Felli Fel Backstage At 2008 Powerhouse [Video]

A Rare Lil Wayne Interview With DJ Felli Fel Backstage At 2008 Powerhouse

For #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare Lil Wayne interview with DJ Felli Fel that took place backstage of Power 106 FM’s annual “Powerhouse” concert at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California on June 21st, 2008.

In their conversation, Weezy talked about wanting to see The Game and Ice Cube perform live at Powerhouse, being surprised he sold 1.5 million records with Tha Carter III in less than a month of it being released, and more.

Tunechi also spoke on recording features for The Pussycat Dolls and Chris Brown earlier in the day, as well as already working on Tha Carter IV after the C3 release. You can check out their rare convo after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Makes A Rare Public Appearance At Anita Baker’s Show In Vegas [Video]

Lil Wayne Makes A Rare Public Appearance At Anita Baker Show In Vegas

Lil Wayne was spotted making a rare public appearance during Anita Baker‘s show at The Venetian Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 29th.

While at the concert, Anita made sure to stop her show and acknowledge Weezy in the crowd to which he then stood up and thanked everyone for giving him a round of applause.

“Sitting in the Coupe, looking like a racer; Top peeled back like the skin of a potato; Seat way back, listening to Anita Baker; Riding by myself, smoking weed by the acre”

Tunechi was in town that day as he had a show at Drai’s Beachclub earlier that afternoon. You can check out some footage of Tune at Baker‘s show below! Do you remember when he sampled the soul legend on his “Best Thing Yet” song?

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Talks Wanting Sqad Up To Be More Like Tupac & Outlawz Rather Than Eminem & D-12 [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Wanting Sqad Up To Be More Like Tupac & Outlawz Rather Than Eminem & D-12

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare interview from Lil Wayne on MTV Direct back in 2002.

In the #TBT video (watch below), Tunechi chats to “La La” Anthony and DJ Clue to promote his new album at the time, 500 Degreez.

Weezy also discusses how he rates the project, starting his own record label Young Money, why his Sqad Up group will be more like Tupac and the Outlawz rather than Eminem and D-12, and currently being single!

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