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Kidd Kidd Recalls A Story From Being On Tour With Lil Wayne That Involves An Unreleased Song

Kidd Kidd Recalls A Story From Being On Tour With Lil Wayne That Involves An Unreleased Song

After previously hearing part 1 and part 2, we now have the third part of Kidd Kidd‘s interview with Maloney for Breaking Wreckords Radio.

In their conversation, which you can check out below, Kidd recalls a story of one time being on tour with Lil Wayne and when they arrived to the venue for a concert in Alabama, there were only 10-20 people there.

Kidd says Tunechi had the attitude of “I don’t care if there was only 1 person here, they are still here to see me perform”, and so he did. He also mentioned that Tune and Nivea performed a brand new song together that is still unreleased to this day as all of this was during the time they were dating.

The former Young Money rapper says he loved the track so much that he actually jumped in the crowd and jammed out to it with the fans. He even still tells Wayne every time he sees him to release the record. After sharing this story, Kidd mentioned that he felt disappointed when he read the rumor of Weezy cancelling his set for one of the stops on his joint tour with Blink-182, due to low ticket sales, as it made him think back of what happened in Alabama!

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Lil Wayne Had The Biggest Hip-Hop Debut Of The Past Decade

Lil Wayne Had The Biggest Hip Hop Debut Of The Past Decade

Now that we are in a new decade, an amazing accomplishment for Lil Wayne has been revealed that involves the previous decade.

Between 2010 to 2020, Tunechi had the biggest hip-hop debut with pure sales inside the United States of America alone, so a big congratulations is in order for him!

By selling 964,000 copies in the very first week, Weezy has topped the list with his Tha Carter IV album beating out other albums, such as Views, Recovery, Nothing Was The Same, Take Care, Magna Carta Holy Grail, MBDTF, Watch The Throne, Pink Friday, and many more.

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Lil Wayne Debuts At No. 1 With “Funeral” Album + First Week Sales Revealed

Lil Wayne Debuts At Number 1 With Funeral Album + First Week Sales Revealed

The first week sales are in! According to HDD, Lil Wayne debuted at No. 1 this week with his new album Funeral after selling 138,388 units.

From this total number, Tunechi sold 37,229 copies in pure sales of his Funeral project with the rest coming from streaming.

Congratulations to Weezy on reaching the #1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart! What is your favorite song from Funeral?

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Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Debuts At No. 1 On The Billboard 200 Chart + First Week Sales

Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album Debuts At Number 1 On The Billboard 200 Chart + First Week Sales

A week ago on September 27th at midnight, Lil Wayne released his twelfth studio album of his music career – Tha Carter V.

After hearing about the projections a few days ago, the first week sales for C5 are now in. According to Billboard, the album has sold around 480,000 units (streaming included).

Tunechi‘s latest project has also debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, which is now his fourth No. 1 album on the chart following Tha Carter IV in 2011, I Am Not A Human Being in 2010 and Tha Carter III in 2008, so a big congratulations to Tune is in order.

A couple more achievements for Tha Carter V are that it has had the third-biggest week for an album in 2018 behind Drake‘s Scorpion and Travis Scott’s Astroworld, as well as that it has had the second-largest streaming week ever for an album with 433 million on-demand audio streams while Scorpion had the biggest (745.9 million)!

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First Week Sales Projections For Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album

First Week Sales Projections For Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album

The first week sales projections for Lil Wayne‘s Tha Carter V album, which was released on Friday, are in!

According to HDD, the twelfth studio album in Tunechi‘s music career is on course to sell 475k – 525k in the first week with 165k – 180k pure sales.

This also means that C5 is on track to go No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart! Weezy‘s last studio album, I Am Not A Human Being II, sold 217k copies in the first week, but this was of course without streaming.

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Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter III” Album Is Now Eligible For A Quintuple Platinum Certification

Lil Wayne Tha Carter 3 Album Is Now Eligible For Quintuple Platinum

According to Chart Data, Lil Wayne‘s iconic album, Tha Carter III, is now eligible for a 5x Platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) with 3.97 million in traditional sales and 10.5 million in sales/streams from the singles.

If you didn’t already know, 10 streams of a song now equals 1 album sale. So if you do the math, you can see that the singles have earned over 1.05 million in sales, which makes the total of Weezy‘s classic album at 5.02 million sales.

Thanks to the recent 10 year anniversary of the project on June 10th, C3 re-entered on the Billboard 200 chart at No. 163 and jumped 230% in pure sales! Do you think this is Tunechi‘s best album?

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