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Lil Wayne Welcomes New Signee Mellow Rackz To Young Money At LIV In Miami [Pictures & Video]

Lil Wayne Welcomes New Signee Mellow Rackz To Young Money At LIV In Miami

On Sunday, September 12th, Lil Wayne and Headliner World hosted an official Young Money signing party for Mellow Rackz at LIV nightclub in Miami, Florida.

During the event, which was also a birthday celebration for Mellow, the YM CEO presented the female rapper with a Young Mula chain.

You can check out some photos and footage of Wayne and Rackz at LIV in Miami below! Are you a fan of the new Young Money artist?

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Turk Talks Lil Wayne Idolizing Jay Z, Leaving Cash Money, Birdman Kissing Both Of Them & More [Videos]

Turk Talks Lil Wayne Idolizing Jay Z, Leaving Cash Money, Birdman Kissing Both Of Them & More

Turk recently sat down with Vlad TV for an interview that included him speaking about his early Cash Money Records days and his relationship with Lil Wayne.

In their conversation, Turk recalls to when all of the Hot Boys started to leave Cash Money, the record label releasing a Hot Boys album full of old material after they had broken up, and says he believes that himself and Wayne would have ended up running CMR if he had stayed originally.

The YNT founder also shared the story once more of how himself and Tunechi caught crabs from two sisters in Texas before Tune then passed them on to Toya Johnson, how Weezy always idolized Jay Z growing up, being kissed by Birdman as a teenager, and much more. You can check out clips from their convo below!

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Lil Wayne Talks Mental Health, Attempting Suicide, Loneliness, Lowest Point Of His Career & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Mental Health, Attempting Suicide, Loneliness, Lowest Point Of His Career & More

In a sit-down interview with Emmanuel Acho for his mental health series “Uncomfortable Conversations“, Lil Wayne opens up all about his childhood and attempting to take his own life when he was 12-years-old.

Weezy speaks all about mental health, why he wanted to commit suicide, how the attempted suicide changed his mother Jacida Carter‘s ways with him, being lonely while being a megastar, and much more.

Also in their conversation (watch below), Tunechi reveals to Emmanuel that the lowest point of his career was when his record label would not let him release Tha Carter V, as well as how that made him feel!

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Peter Gunz Opens Up About His Son Cory Gunz Signing To Lil Wayne & Young Money [Video]

Peter Gunz Opens Up About His Son Cory Gunz Signing To Lil Wayne & Young Money

Peter Gunz recently sat down with ChangeofplanZ for a one on one interview that you can watch below.

Around half way through the video, Peter confirmed his son Cory Gunz is still signed to Young Money, shared his thoughts on if he thinks that deal helped or hurt Cory‘s career, and revealed how the Gunna loves to be around Lil Wayne.

The rapper and reality star also opened up about what Wayne did for his son is something that can only happen once in a lifetime. He went on to say that as soon as Cory signed to Weezy, he ended up going to jail and when the Gunna went to see him inside Rikers Island, he was told he was up next. Tune kept that promise and featured him on one of the first singles he dropped when he was released from jail (“6 Foot, 7 Foot“), but Peter admits they were supposed to go on from there, however, they “dropped the ball”!

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Baron Davis Recalls Lil Wayne Hanging Around Him & His Brother Term [Video]

Baron Davis Recalls Lil Wayne Hanging Around Him & His Brother Term

For episode 88 of Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson‘s “All The Smoke” podcast, they chopped it up with special guest Baron Davis to reflect on his NBA career, Kobe Bryant, activism, cannabis in sports, and much more.

During their interview at 44:45, Davis recalled how Lil Wayne used to hang around him and his brother Term (El Jefe) all of the time back in the day, and soak all of their stories up. He also called Wayne his “brother still to this day”, as well as revealed he tried to get Weezy and The Game to create a joint The Black Wall Street Records South record label.

If you didn’t already know, Term is reportedly the guy who certified Tunechi as a M.O.B. Piru Blood gang member (Tune has actually shouted him out in songs before and been in videos with him). You can check out Baron‘s full conversation after the jump below!

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