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Lil Wayne Talks Mental Health, Attempting Suicide, Loneliness, Lowest Point Of His Career & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Mental Health, Attempting Suicide, Loneliness, Lowest Point Of His Career & More

In a sit-down interview with Emmanuel Acho for his mental health series “Uncomfortable Conversations“, Lil Wayne opens up all about his childhood and attempting to take his own life when he was 12-years-old.

Weezy speaks all about mental health, why he wanted to commit suicide, how the attempted suicide changed his mother Jacida Carter‘s ways with him, being lonely while being a megastar, and much more.

Also in their conversation (watch below), Tunechi reveals to Emmanuel that the lowest point of his career was when his record label would not let him release Tha Carter V, as well as how that made him feel!

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DJ Drama Names Lil Wayne’s “Dedication 2” As His Favorite Gangsta Grillz Project

DJ Drama Names Lil Wayne Dedication 2 As His Favorite Gangsta Grillz Project

DJ Drama recently narrowed down his top 10 Gangsta Grillz projects from his 150 plus discography to XXL over Zoom.

Coming in at the No. 1 spot was Lil Wayne‘s iconic Dedication 2 mixtape from 2006, which beat out Jeezy’s Trap Or Die, Gucci Mane’s The Movie, Meek Mill’s Dreamchasers 2, T.I.’s Down With The King, Chris Brown’s In My Zone, and many more.

You can read why Drama chose D2 as his #1 choice, recall bringing Tunechi the “Cannon” beat and name his favorite songs from the tape below, as well as reveal how the Dedication mixtape series first came about from being on tour with T.I. who one night had Tune on the phone!

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DJ Drama Says They Are Looking To Add Lil Wayne’s “Dedication 2” Mixtape To Digital Streaming Services

DJ Drama Says They Are Looking To Add Lil Wayne Dedication 2 Mixtape To Digital Streaming Services

DJ Drama recently chopped it up with GQ magazine about his recent work on Tyler, The Creator’s Call Me If You Get Lost album and more.

During their interview, Drama spoke about how he always knew the Dedication mixtape series with Lil Wayne would be special and the impact the tapes had on the culture.

Also in the conversation, the Philadelphia DJ and record executive revealed they are looking to get Dedication 2 added to digital streaming platforms! How cool would that be?

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Lil Wayne Reveals His Top 5 Rappers, Why He Made “Best Rapper Alive”, Working On Old-School Hip-Hop Beats For His Next Project & More

Lil Wayne Reveals His Top 5 Rappers, Why He Made Best Rapper Alive, Working On Old School Hip-Hop Beats For His Next Project & More

Lil Wayne was the special guest on episode 1 of DJ Khaled‘s brand new podcast dubbed “The First One“, which premiered on Amazon Music.

During their 45-minute conversation, Weezy spoke on his very first rap group with B.G. called The B.G.z, going by the name Baby D, first meeting Birdman, his “Block Burner” song, being influenced by Missy Elliott in the Hot Boys days, and more.

Around the middle of the discussion, Tunechi revealed he has been sent 3 old-school hip-hop beats to spit over for his next project (presumably No Ceilings 3) and 2 of them are: “Ether” by Nas and “Takeover” by Jay Z. However, after a quick Google, Tune realized he already did a freestyle over “Ether” on SQ1.

Wayne also talked about his favorite verse, his top 5 rappers, his top 5 anthems, the “We Takin’ Over” verse, creating the “Best Rapper Alive” song off Tha Carter II album, his The Suffix mixtape that was hosted by Khaled, and confirmed there will be another album in Tha Carter series. You can check out the full episode after the jump below!

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DJ Drama Teases A “Dedication 7” Mixtape With Lil Wayne

DJ Drama Teases A Dedication 7 Mixtape With Lil Wayne

Taking to social media yesterday, DJ Drama hinted at another project in his and Lil Wayne‘s Dedication mixtape series.

After wishing Weezy a Happy Birthday on Instagram, the Philadelphia DJ, record executive and music promoter added “D7… 2021” to the end of his message.

You can check out the post after the jump below! Can you see a Dedication 7 mixtape dropping next year especially with Tunechi already announcing a No Ceilings 3 tape too?

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