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Lil Wayne Talks The Lakers’ Recent Win, Recording A New Feature For DMX, Why Every Artist Tries To Sound Like Drake & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks The Lakers Recent Win, Recording A New Feature For DMX, Why Every Artist Tries To Sound Like Drake & More

After the Los Angeles Lakers won the recent NBA Finals championship, Lil Wayne appeared on the “ALL BALL with Doug Gottlieb” podcast, which you can check out below.

During their 50-minute conversation, Wayne spoke on being a Lakers fan, first meeting the late Kobe Bryant, having some stuff in the works with Kobe before he passed away, his thoughts on LeBron James moving to the Lakers, and how he will be celebrating their latest win by going to the studio.

Weezy also discussed growing up in New Orleans, how his stepfather Rabbit convinced his mother Cita to be a rapper, recording a recent feature for DMX, the recording process for his very first album, his favorite meal that his mom cooks, his favorite sneakers, his half-brother Semaj, buying a Nissan Pathfinder with his very first paycheck, the success of his first solo album Tha Block Is Hot, why so many artists in the music industry try and sound like Drake, the last time he was on stage, and the “colossal” change in how music is downloaded now compared to how it was at the start of his career.

Before his interview with Doug Gottlieb wrapped up, Tunechi recalled his trip to Riyadh in Saudi Arabia at the end of last year and told the story of how he nearly didn’t get into the country, as well as how “Your Excellency” helped him out!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Talks Acting In “Hurricane Season”, Rumors Of Him Being In A “Fast & Furious” Movie, Retirement & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Acting In Hurricane Season, Rumors Of Him Being In A Fast & Furious Movie, Retiring & More

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, I have decided to share a rare video of Lil Wayne answering questions in the press room during the 2008 BET Awards.

In the clip, Weezy talks all about his Tha Carter III album, the recording process for his and Juelz Santana‘s I Can’t Feel My Face joint project, acting in the movie “Hurricane Season” (formerly known as “The Patriots”), rumors of him being in a “Fast & Furious” film, the “Lollipop” remix, tattoos, if he has reached the top of his game, and if he ever see’s himself retiring.

Also in the throwback video, Tunechi could be seen chopping it up with Rocsi Diaz about being nominated at the awards show. You can check it all out below! Have you seen this interview before?

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Fabian Marasciullo Reveals What Equipment Lil Wayne Uses To Record & Having To Hire 3 Engineers To Travel With Wayne Everywhere

Fabian Marasciullo Reveals What Equipment Lil Wayne Uses To Record & Having To Hire 3 Engineers To Travel With Wayne Everywhere

Lil Wayne‘s Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum mixing engineer, Fabian Marasciullo, recently chopped it up with Reverb News to share insights into Wayne‘s recording process.

Fabian discussed working with Michael Jackson back in the day, what equipment he uses to mix Tunechi‘s vocals, what microphone Tune uses to record, hiring three engineers to travel with Mr. Carter everywhere he goes, learning to record him on his private plane, and more!

You can check out everything Marasciullo had to say about Weezy after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Talks Recording Process, Female Rappers, Hooks & Reveals “Funeral” Is Not His Last Album

Lil Wayne Talks Recording Process, Female Rappers, Hooks & Reveals Funeral Is Not His Last Album

To help promote his brand new Funeral album, Lil Wayne chopped it up with Entertainment Weekly over the phone for an interview.

During their conversation, Weezy revealed he had recorded at least 72 songs for Funeral, explained why he named the album what he did, and confirmed if he died tomorrow this would not be his last project.

Tunechi also discussed his recording process, Sinead O’Connor, hooks, the features on Funeral, female rappers, shared advice for young rappers, and much more. You can read everything what Tune had to say after the jump below!

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Chance The Rapper Says Lil Wayne Has The Most Fascinating Recording Process In A Studio [Video]

Chance The Rapper Says Lil Wayne Has The Most Fascinating Recording Process In A Studio

Chance The Rapper recently sat down with Sean Evans for an appearance on the “Hot Ones” series, which is where celebrities answer questions while eating spicy food.

At the 17:15 mark of their conversation, Chance was asked who has the most fascinating recording process in the studio out of people he has worked with including Lil Wayne, Kendrick Lamar, Ed Sheeran, and Justin Bieber.

The Chicago artist ate some spicy chicken wings and answered Wayne by revealing that he just stood behind him very quietly in a corner during their previous studio sessions! You can check out this interview after the jump below!

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