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Lil Twist Talks Calling Himself “Young Carter”, Lil Wayne Being A Father Figure, Justin Bieber & More

Lil Twist Talks Calling Himself Young Carter, Lil Wayne Being A Father Figure, Justin Bieber & More

Lil Twist was the special guest on episode 133 for Mina SayWhat‘s “Mina’s House Podcast”, which you can listen to below.

During their 20-minute conversation, Twist explained why Lil Wayne is a father figure to him, what he has learned from Tunechi, how he is paying homage by calling himself “Young Carter“, and how he did not know that it was Tune behind the robot mask on “The Masked Singer“.

The Young Money artist also discussed “Growing Up Hip-Hop”, his upcoming Young Carter 2 project, taking the fall for things to do with Justin Bieber that had nothing to do with him, how he helped Justin with his sound, how Young Mula is operating now it is no longer under Cash Money Records, and much more!

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Euro Reacts To His “Talk 2 Me Crazy” Music Video, Talks Signing To Lil Wayne & More

Euro Reacts To His Talk 2 Me Crazy Music Video, Talks Signing To Lil Wayne & More

Euro recently made an appearance on Complex Ambition by sitting in a car with Sound and Y.I. outside of his old childhood school in Providence.

While in the vehicle, Euro discussed being a big fan of Lil Wayne, their new collaboration “Talk 2 Me Crazy“, his influences, upcoming music, and much more.

The Young Money rapper also watched back and spoke on his “Talk 2 Me Crazy” music video featuring Wayne. Check it all out in the clip below!

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Baby E Shares Interesting Stories From Touring & Being In The Studio With Lil Wayne

Baby E Shares Interesting Stories From Touring & Being In The Studio With Lil Wayne

Baby E recently chopped it up with The Deep Cuts Podcast for an interview, which you can listen to below.

During their conversation, E spoke on his Kill The Noise project, upcoming music, his “Finessin” single, switching from Def Jam to Young Money, how he actually got signed to YM, being managed by Mack Maine, who his favorite underground music artists are, and plenty more.

The Young Money rapper also discussed how Lil Wayne was an inspiration and hero to him while growing up, having the best chemistry with Wayne and Lil Twist in the studio, how Weezy is a big part of his sound, and shared stories from touring with Young Mula.

Before the interview wrapped up, Baby E revealed he has never seen anyone work as hard as Tunechi, as well as how he has witnessed Tune and his engineer work in a studio for 12 – 16 hours from starting at 6AM. He even mentioned that himself and YM all participated in a game by putting money into a jar and the first person to catch Mr. Carter sleeping would win all the money (which had over $5,000.00 in it). However, E says no one won!

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Mannie Fresh Says Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Will Have That “Original Cash Money Feel”

Mannie Fresh Says Lil Wayne Tha Carter 5 Album Will Have That Original Cash Money Feel

Montreality caught up with Mannie Fresh recently for an interview about various subjects including the job he had as a teenager, his favorite cartoon character, Kanye West, the music industry, and more.

During their conversation, the producer revealed that him and Lil Wayne went back to the original Cash Money sound when working on the upcoming Tha Carter V album, as well as that it will have the first Tha Carter album feel. He discussed a bit more about Cash Money Records too.

You can watch the full interview between Montreality and Mannie after the jump below. Head to the 3:30 mark to go to the Weezy and C5 question!

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Producers Mannie Fresh & Key Wane Discuss Their Involvement With Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V”

Producers Mannie Fresh & Key Wane Discuss Their Involvement With Lil Wayne Tha Carter 5 Album

On the black carpet at the 2014 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards in Los Angeles on August 22nd, Hip-Hop Wired caught up with producers Mannie Fresh and Key Wane to ask them about their involvement in Lil Wayne‘s forthcoming album, Tha Carter V, due to drop on October 28th.

Mannie mentioned that him and Weezy are trying to recapture Tha Carter I sound on the fifth installment of his Tha Carter album series: “If you know Tha Carter I, then you know Mannie Fresh and we’re just trying to recapture that sound.”

Wane explained that he has heard some stuff from C5 and even though he does not know if his beats will make the final cut of the album, he will still listen to it as he is a big fan of Tune: “Regardless, Carter V, Carter VI, Carter VII – I’m going to listen to them whether I’m on it or not.”

You can check out the interview below!

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Soulja Boy Talks Working On “Tha Carter V” With Lil Wayne & Justin Bieber

Soulja Boy Talks Working On Tha Carter 5 With Lil Wayne & Justin Bieber

During a recent interview with The FADER, Soulja Boy confirms that he is currently working on Lil Wayne‘s upcoming Tha Carter V album and says he has already done two beats for the project.

Soulja mentions that when he was down in Miami last month he hit up the studio with Tune and Justin Bieber to work on C5, as well explains what the vibe was like as they were all trying to come up with the best sound for the summer. Could this mean that the album will be released in the summer?

Hit the jump to read what Soulja Boy said about working with Weezy F Baby and Bieber on Tha Carter V!

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