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Lil Wayne Honored At BMI Urban Music Awards x Tech N9ne Talks About Visiting Weezy In Jail

Lil Wayne Rikers Island Mugshot ID

Last night (Friday, September 10th), BMI honored songwriters and producers at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood for their annual Urban Music Awards show. Lil Wayne received the “Urban Songwriter of the Year” award for the second time in a row, and Birdman, Mack Maine and Tyga were there to accept the award for him. Cash Money’s Jay Sean and Kevin Rudolf also attended the show.

Hit the jump to watch a video of Tech N9ne speaking to Vlad about visiting Weezy in jail.

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Reminder: Lil Wayne’s “Behind The Music” Is Tonight

Reminder: Lil Wayne

Wassup Young Moneyians, just giving you all the reminder that Lil Wayne‘s “Behind The Music” premieres tonight on VH1 at 10:00PM.

The show will document Weezy‘s life as a musician including how he lost his virginity at the age of 11, dealt drugs, snorted cocaine, New Orleans, Cash Money Records, family, Hurricane Katrina, syrup, his albums, Grammy Awards, and it will also show the tale of how a cop saved Wayne from an early death.

You can see a sneak peak of the show here.

Is anyone else looking forward to watching this then tonight ❓ 😀

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Lil Wayne: Behind The Music [Sneak Peak] + Birdman “Priceless” Cover

Ok, yesterday we posted ‘Lil Wayne: Behind The Music [Sneak Peak]‘ and ‘Lil Wayne Explains Why He Stopped Writing Down Music In ‘Behind The Music’‘, but for our non-US visitors, the video would not play, and a lot of you left a comment saying can you post another video.

So thanks to Yardie, you can now watch the video above from wherever you are and also see the preview for 50 Cent’s “Behind The Music” 😛 8)

Also, as a bonus hit the jump below to see the official front cover for Birdman‘s upcoming album, Priceless:

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Lil Wayne Explains Why He Stopped Writing Down Music In ‘Behind The Music’


This video works for people outside of the USA as well.

In the rapper’s upcoming “Behind the Music” special, set to air September 10 on VH1, he talks openly about scrapping his rhyme books during a furious recording session, where he transformed from Cash Money‘s young sidekick to the label’s heavyweight superstar.

“The only way I won’t be able to rap anything I’ve written again is to record everything I’ve ever written before once,” he explained of what led to his now notebook-free style.

The result was a 35-minute freestyle called “10,000 Bars,” on which Wayne‘s disjointed rhymes, parts of various working songs, become a cathartic release and set the tone for his memorable mixtape run and a series of Carter albums.

“That changed Wayne as an artist,” his longtime manager, Cortez Bryant, said.

I think this is crazy how Wayne doesn’t write nothing down anymore and it just shows how great of an artist he actually is. Also, I can’t wait for this “Behind the Music” to air on 10th September.

Shouts to MTV

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Lil Wayne: Behind The Music [Sneak Peak]

Above is a sneak peek of what’s to come from Lil Wayne‘s Behind The Music segment. This show will air on 10th September at 10PM on VH1.

Enjoy 8)

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