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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Makes A Big Announcement During “Admission Granted” Special In 2005 [Video]

Lil Wayne Makes A Shocking Announcement During Admission Granted Special In 2005

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a Lil Wayne “Admission Granted” special that aired on WJTV 12 via CBS back in 2005.

In the video, Weezy can be seen performing live at Upper Level Bar & Grill in Jackson, Mississippi, as well as also announcing he had signed to Jay Z and Def Jam while on stage.

You can check out Tunechi performing and making this huge announcement at the time in the #TBT clip below! Are you glad Tune stayed loyal to Birdman and Cash Money in the end?

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Turk Recalls Him & Lil Wayne Having Talks About Joining Master P & No Limit Back In The Day [Video]

Turk Recalls Him & Lil Wayne Having Talks About Joining Master P & No Limit Back In The Day

Turk sits down with MReckTV to discuss how things could of changed for him and Lil Wayne back in the early Cash Money Records days.

The YNT founder explained how him and Wayne had a serious thought of leaving Birdman and signing to Master P‘s No Limit Records label.

You can watch Turk reveal why the two of them had this thought, as well as why Baby and P could not come together in the video after the jump!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Spits A “Paystyle” For Kraze + Talks Tha Carter II [Video]

Lil Wayne Spits A Paystyle For Kraze + Talks Tha Carter 2

For #ThrowbackThursday, here is a video of Lil Wayne meeting James “Kraze” Billings in 2005 during his promo run for Tha Carter II in New York City.

Wayne even gave Kraze a freestyle or as he calls it a “paystyle”, which as we know is very rare to see. He also talked about not having Mannie Fresh on his C2 album, looking for artists to sign, and more.

You can check it all out in this TBT clip below, enjoy!

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Lil Wayne Chats To T-Pain, Lil Duval, Damian Lillard, N.O.R.E & Nicki Minaj For Episode 8 Of “Young Money Radio” [Videos]

Lil Wayne Chats To T-Pain, Lil Duval, Damian Lillard, N.O.R.E & Nicki Minaj For Episode 8 Of Young Money Radio

For episode 8 of the “Young Money Radio” show on Apple Music on June 12th, Lil Wayne chopped it up with T-Pain, Lil Duval, Damian Lillard, N.O.R.E., and Nicki Minaj.

After paying tribute to the 12-year anniversary of his iconic Tha Carter III album, Wayne spoke with Pain about how their “Got Money” collaboration came about, both of them being on “The Masked Singer“, and working on T-Wayne 2 with hopes of another song like “Damn, Damn, Damn“. Duval then came on the show to discuss his 43rd birthday, making music, his upcoming comedy special, and more.

Tunechi also chatted to Dame D.O.L.L.A. about the recent protests, police brutality, his shoe deal with Adidas, who his influences in hip-hop growing up were, memories of Kobe Bryant, and tease an unreleased song they have together. Noreaga then came on the show to talk about how he and Tune first met, his favorite boxer, Capone, the late Ceelow, Drink Champs, and recall giving Cash Money a bag of guns for their tour bus back when Young Buck was hanging around with them.

“Telling NASCAR to take away the Confederate flag is like telling me to cut my dreads off.”

Lastly, Weezy chatted with his Young Money artist Nicki about his “Tunechi” sign in his studio, how a lot of people told him to not sign a female, taking time off social media, Minaj getting married, and a possible collaboration album from the two. You can watch highlights from all of their conversations in the videos below!

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Yaj From Vice Versa Discusses Looking Up To Lil Wayne, New Orleans, Signing To Young Money & More [Video]

Yaj From Vice Versa Discusses Looking Up To Lil Wayne, New Orleans, Signing To Young Money & More

DJ Demi Lobo from Dash Radio has interviewed nearly the whole roster of Young Money Entertainment recently, and now here is their interview with Yaj from Vice Versa.

During their 20-minute conversation, Yaj talked about quarantining in New York, COVID-19, his “Yaj” name coming from “Jay” backwards, which part of New Orleans he is from, looking up to Lil Wayne, and what he thinks Wayne saw in him.

The Vice Versa rapper also shared stories about how he, Poppy H and HoodyBaby were all on a plane while someone was coughing terribly behind them, as well as how he left his Walmart job once he signed to Young Mula. Check out the full interview below!

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