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YFL Kelvin Calls Lil Wayne One Of His Biggest Influences, Says Wayne’s VH1 Documentary Made Him Want To Be A Rapper [Video]

YFL Kelvin Calls Lil Wayne One Of His Biggest Influences, Says His VH1 Documentary Made Him Want To Be A Rapper

YFL Kelvin recently sat down with 247HH for an interview that you can check out below.

During their conversation, Kelvin revealed that the rappers who inspired him the most are Lil Wayne, Meek Mill, 50 Cent and Dipset.

The Cleveland rapper then went into more detail about why Weezy is one of his biggest inspirations and that is because he came into the music industry hungry at a very young age.

Kelvin also recalled when Tunechi dropped his Da Drought mixtape around the same time that PSP (PlayStation Portable) came out and he used to play NBA 2K while listening to every Tune song. He even mentioned that watching Wayne‘s VH1 documentary about his life made him want to become a rapper!

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Reason Says Lil Wayne Is His “Favorite Rapper Of All Time” & Dream Collaboration

Reason Says Lil Wayne Is His Favorite Rapper Of All Time & Dream Collaboration

Reason, who is signed to the record label Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE), recently mentioned on his Instagram Story that his dream collaboration is with Lil Wayne.

The Carson, California rapper must really want to work with Mr. Carter as in his top 5 list he added “Wayne”, “Tunechi”, “Weezy”, and “Dwayne Carter”, with the last spot going to J. Cole.

In related news, Reason participated in an interview with Ambrosia For Heads last month and revealed that his “favorite rapper of all time” is Wayne, as well as also said that it was the Dedication 5 mixtape which inspired him to do music himself!

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Producer HitMaka Explains Why Lil Wayne Was Removed From Jeremih & Ty Dolla $ign’s “MihTy” Album

Producer HitMaka Explains Why Lil Wayne Was Removed From Jeremih & Ty Dolla Sign MihTy Album

A few months ago, Jeremih and Ty Dolla $ign released their “New Level” promotional single featuring Lil Wayne.

However, when Jeremih and Dolla $ign‘s collaboration album, MihTy, dropped on October 26th, Tunechi‘s feature was missing from the project.

If you are wondering why this is, the producer of the track, HitMaka, has revealed on Twitter that he couldn’t clear Weezy‘s verse, as well as that there is also an unreleased version of “New Level” with PARTYNEXTDOOR:

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Jacquees Says Lil Wayne Is The Reason He Signed To Cash Money Records

Jacquees Says Lil Wayne Is The Reason He Signed To Cash Money Records

Jacquees recently chopped it up with TIDAL to promote his debut studio album, 4275, available on all music platforms now.

The Cash Money Records artist revealed Lil Wayne is his favorite rapper and his dream collaboration, as well as that Birdman told him personally he will make the collabo happen.

Also during their interview, which you can read below, Jacquees spoke on growing up listening to the Hot Boys, looking up to Tunechi as a kid, and Tune being the reason that he signed to Cash Money!

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Travis Barker Rates Lil Wayne’s Face Tattoos, Says He Has Been Inspired By Wayne His Whole Life [Video]

Travis Barker Rates Lil Wayne Face Tattoos, Says He Has Been Inspired By Wayne His Whole Life

Travis Barker recently sat down with Big Boy on his TV show in Los Angeles, California for an interview.

During their conversation, Travis played a game of rating rapper’s face tattoos with either a “fire” sign or a “poop” sign, which you can watch below.

At the 3:45 mark, Travis Barker gave Lil Wayne‘s face ink a “fire” sign and mentioned that he has to give Wayne (and Birdman) credit for being one of first rappers ever to make tatts on their face look cool.

The Blink-182 drummer also revealed that Tunechi once told him he was the reason why Tune continued to tattoo his body all over. Barker even added that he has been inspired by Weezy his whole life. Don’t forget that these two have a new collaboration on the way!

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Find Out Why Lil Wayne Wasn’t Featured On Nicki Minaj’s Debut Album “Pink Friday”

Find Out Why Lil Wayne Wasnt Featured On Nicki Minaj Debut Album Pink Friday

Have you ever wondered why Lil Wayne was never featured on his Young Money artist Nicki Minaj‘s debut album, Pink Friday, back in 2010?

As it was the seventh anniversary of the project yesterday, the Barbie revealed the exact reason as to why her boss and mentor wasn’t on Pink Friday via social media:

“After all his love & support, my mentor Lil Wayne couldn’t be on my debut album due to a gun charge in NY. That had me fucked up @ the time.”

If you recall, Weezy was locked up behind bars at Rikers Island for gun possession during the time Nicki was recording her album. This is why when he was released from jail, Minaj put Tunechi straight onto her “Roman’s Revenge” remix!

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