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Lil Wayne Talks About His Fellow Inmates, Getting Into A Fight, Hearing His Son Say “Da-Da” For The First Time & Recording Drake’s “Light Up” Behind Bars

Lil Wayne Talks About His Fellow Inmates, Getting Into A Fight, Hearing His Son Say

Later this month, Lil Wayne will release his “Gone ‘Til November: A Journal of Rikers Island” memoir, and today, the first few pages from Wayne‘s book have surfaced online via Vulture.

In the pages, we can read what the first few days were like in prison for Weezy, what exactly he got up to, what he ate, who the inmates he got along with were, getting a suicidal-protection aide job, becoming friends with C.O.’s, getting into a fight on the yard, finding out the news Drake had slept with his girl, rapping for inmates, being visited by Diddy, Kanye West, Chris Paul, and more.

Tunechi also revealed he cried when he first heard his cell door lock behind him, he heard his son Dwayne Michael Carter III say “da-da” for the very first time over the phone while locked up, he never ever wants to go back to jail, and being told Drizzy wants him on his “Light Up” remix and to record his verse over the phone. Hit the jump or click here to read excerpts from the first few pages of Tune‘s “Gone ‘Til November” book!

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Lil Wayne Talks “Tha Carter V”, Retirement, Hot Boys, Music & More In An Unpublished Interview

Lil Wayne Talks Tha Carter 5, Retirement, Hot Boys, Music & More In An Unpublished Interview

Back in early 2015, we saw Lil Wayne on the front cover of NYLON Guys magazine’s December 2014/January 2015 issue and read his cover story. Over a year later, the full unpublished interview that Jeff Weiss did with Wayne in Miami has surfaced online.

Weezy chatted about a lot of things including Tha Carter V, Mannie Fresh having 2 beats on the upcoming album, always listening to his Tha Carter albums, recording one of them overseas, retirement, and weed helping his creativity.

He also spoke on if jail changed him in any way, suffering from seizures, “Georgia Bush“, his favorite subject in school, Hot Boys, his favorite rapper of all time, religion, what he shares in common with Kobe Bryant, skateboarding, what he hopes people who listen to C5 will take away from him as an artist, and plenty more.

You can read the full unpublished conversation after the jump below, courtesy of Passion Of The Weiss!

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2 Chainz Talks Relationship With Lil Wayne, Recording “Bounce”, Kendrick Lamar Dropping The Same Day As “ColleGrove” & More

2 Chainz Talks Relationship With Lil Wayne, Recording Bounce, Kendrick Lamar Dropping The Same Day As ColleGrove & More

2 weeks ago, 2 Chainz chopped it up with Rolling Stone for an interview, which you can read after the jump below.

Tity Boi discussed recording “Bounce” in 12 hours with Lil Wayne, what their studio session was like, being in competition with each other when they are in the studio, their relationship, and more.

The College Park rapper also spoke on if he was “pissed off” that Kendrick Lamar dropped his Untitled project on the same day as ColleGrove, the artwork for ColleGrove, recording the project as a dedication album for Tunechi, and recalled Tune thanking him for letting him have his cup in the “Duffle Bag Boy” music video!

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Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz Talk “Bounce” & Announce A New Collaboration Called “Bars” Prod. Havoc [Video]

Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz Talk Bounce & Announce An Unreleased Collaboration Called Bars Produced By Havoc From Mobb Deep

Here is part 2 of Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz‘ interview with Rob Markman from Genius, which took place backstage at The Tabernacle after the “TIDAL X: ColleGrove” show in Atlanta, Georgia on March 30th.

In this part, Weezy and Tity Boi speak on their “Bounce” collaboration off ColleGrove, performing it live, recording it in the studio together, and reveal they have an unreleased collabo called “Bars” that was produced by Havoc from Mobb Deep.

You can watch the conversation after the jump below. Click here to check out part 1 of the interview. Part 3 will be released tomorrow!

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Preview Lil Wayne’s Freestyle Over Drake’s “Back To Back” Song [Video]

Preview Lil Wayne Freestyle Over Drake Back To Back Song

Mixtape time! Young Money artist Stephanie Acevedo was recently in the studio with Lil Wayne while he was recording over Drake‘s “Back To Back” instrumental.

Steph has shared a small clip on her Snapchat of Weezy in the studio booth with his “Back To Back” freestyle playing in the background.

“… in a glass jar; Then drop it off to your kid’s classroom; Dirt bags who belong in vacuum”

You can check out a short snippet of Tunechi‘s “Back To Back” remix after the jump below. There is no word just yet on what upcoming Tune project this song will appear on.

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Lil Wayne Talks Shouting Jay-Z Out On “D’usse”, If He Will Be Featured On Tha Carter V & More

Lil Wayne Talks Shouting Jay-Z Out On Dusse, If He Will Be Featured On Tha Carter 5 & More

Lil Wayne recently chopped it up with MTV earlier this week while on set of his Krazy” video shoot in Los Angeles.

During their conversation in the clip that you can watch below, Tune speaks on shouting out Jay-Z on his “D’usse” song, if Jay will be featured on Tha Carter V, and how he approaches C5 in the studio.

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