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Young Thug Says He’s “Recorded A Million Songs With Lil Wayne” & Gets His Genius From “Dwayne Carter”

Young Thug Says He Recorded A Million Songs With Lil Wayne, Gets His Genius From Dwayne Carter

While on the red carpet at the 2014 BET Awards in Los Angeles yesterday, MTV caught up with Birdman and Young Thug.

Thugger talked about his label situation, as well as mentioned that he will be working with Nicki Minaj on both her upcoming The Pink Print album and his forthcoming project. He also said he has “recorded a million tracks with Wayne already”.

The #1 Stunna discussed his Rich Gang 2 project that he plans to drop at the end of August, the “Drake vs. Lil Wayne” tour, Tha Carter V, and more!

You can watch the interview below and also another video, courtesy of TMZ, that shows Thug walking through L.A.X. airport drinking a double cup of lean saying he gets his genius from “Dwayne Carter“.

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Nicki Minaj Speaks On If She Will Be Featured On Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album

Yesterday, Rap-Up TV got the chance to chop it up with Nicki Minaj on the red carpet at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada.

During their interview, Nicki spoke on the Pills N Potions” single, her upcoming The Pink Print album, and if Drake will be featured on the project.

The Young Money Barbie also mentioned that Lil Wayne had sent her something for Tha Carter V, but she does not know if it will make the album just yet.

Would you like to see another Minaj and Weezy collaboration on C5?

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Alfred Morris Says “Dedication 2” Is His Favorite Mixtape, The Olympicks Confirm Working On “Like Father, Like Son II”

On the red carpet at the 3rd Annual NFL Honors at Radio City Music Hall in New York City last night, Fuse caught up with a few American football players to ask them who they would choose to be in their fantasy music lineup.

During the interview with Alfred Morris, he mentioned that Lil Wayne‘s Dedication 2 mixtape is one of his favorite mixtapes of all time. Pretty cool!

In other news, producers The Olympicks recently spoke to Jack Thriller/ThisIs50 about being signed to Cash Money Records, as well as working on Birdman and Weezy‘s upcoming Like Father, Like Son II: Tha Last MOB collaboration album.

You can watch their interview below.

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Gabby Douglas Has Lil Wayne & Drake On Her Training Playlist

Gabby Douglas recently told MTV at the premiere of Justin Bieber’s Believe documentary that she listens to a lot of Lil Wayne and Drake music while she works out and trains. The Olympic Gold Medalist also explained that Weezy and Drizzy‘s music gets her hyped, but she only listens to the clean versions of their rap songs.

“A lot of rap music. Lil Wayne and Drake, the edited versions of course, but it gets me really hyped up.”

If you didn’t already know, Gabby Douglas is the very first African American gymnast to win a solo Olympic gold medal. In 2012, Wayne also tweeted how proud he was of Gabby for winning her medal: “Glad i lived to see what Gabby Douglas did in the Olympics. Icon.”

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DJ Drama Talks About Lil Wayne & “Dedication 5” Mixtape [Video]

On the red carpet at the 2013 BET Awards, Vibe caught up with DJ Drama and asked him about Lil Wayne‘s upcoming mixtape, Dedication 5, which was announced last month.

Drama explains that the mixtape is coming “sooner than people think”, confirms that Weezy has already started to record freestyles over other music artists’ instrumentals, and if it is hard for him to get Tune off a skateboard and into a studio.

He also mentioned that the skits will be back on Dedication 5 like how they are on the first 3 tapes in the Dedication mixtape series, but not on the fourth installment.

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Swizz Beatz Talks “Hands Up” Single Featuring Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross & 2 Chainz

We first heard about this song a few days ago, now here is a video of Swizz Beatz confirming he has single on the way called “Hands Up” featuring Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, and 2 Chainz.

Swizz tells Mikey Fresh on the red carpet at the 2013 BET Awards that he will drop the track as soon as he is finished mixing it and that they have all already shot a music video for it at the weekend in Los Angeles, California!

Are you looking forward to hearing this “summer smash” ❓

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