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Lil Wayne & Lil Baby Discuss When They First Heard Each Other’s Music, Influences, Work Ethic & More [Video]

Lil Wayne & Lil Baby Discuss When They First Heard Each Others Music, Influences, Work Ethic & More

In an interview with Rolling Stone for their Musicians On Musicians feature, Lil Wayne and Lil Baby chopped it up together over Zoom.

During their convo, Weezy and Baby discussed when they first heard each other’s music, how their hometowns shaped them, the first albums that made a big impact on them, how they approach songs, their influences outside of rap music, where they get their work ethic from, their looks, and much more.

Tunechi also confirmed that he has a new collaboration with Lil Baby on No Ceilings 3 mixtape (presumably on Side B). You can watch the two of them chat with Dewayne Gage and read their full interesting conversation after the jump below!

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First Week Sales For Lil Wayne’s “No Ceilings” Project

First Week Sales For Lil Wayne No Ceilings Project

The first week sales for the re-release of Lil Wayne‘s No Ceilings mixtape are in!

According to HDD, the project did what it was projected to move and sold a total of 24,879 units in the first week of being re-released with 3,393 of those being pure sales.

No Ceilings also debuted at #14 on Rolling Stone’s “Top 200 Albums” chart. What do you think of the first week sales numbers?

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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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Folk-Rock Band The Lumineers Reveal How They Drew Inspiration From Lil Wayne

Folk Rock Band The Lumineers Reveal How They Drew Inspiration From Lil Wayne

The Lumineers recently did an interview with Rolling Stone about managing sudden fame and how they are dealing with the pressure to release their second album.

In the interview (see below), the folk-rock band mentioned that they drew inspiration from Lil Wayne to set up a portable recording studio on their tour bus as they tour nearly 300 days a year.

We of course seen Tunechi recording “Over You” off Rebirth while on his tour bus in his VH1: Behind The Music documentary back in 2009, as well as also the recent clip of Tune on his studio bus revealing he was about to record a feature for Chance The Rapper.

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Chaz Ortiz Discusses The Hate Lil Wayne Receives For Skateboarding & More

Chaz Ortiz Discusses The Hate Lil Wayne Receives For Skateboarding & More

Professional skateboarder Chaz Ortiz recently chopped it up with Rolling Stone for an interview and during their conversation, he spoke a little bit about Lil Wayne.

Chaz confirmed that he has both skated with Tunechi and watched him record in the studio, as well as spoke on how Tune receives a lot of hate for skating, reading a bunch of skating magazines in the back of his Bentley, and more.

You can read everything what Chaz Ortiz said about Wayne after the jump below. If you recall back to 2013, Ortiz also let Weezy tattoo his body!

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