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Skip Bayless Explains More About A Good Deed Lil Wayne Did To Help One Of His Best Friend’s Son Beat Cancer At A Young Age [Video]

Skip Bayless Explains More About A Good Deed Lil Wayne Did To Help One Of His Best Friend's Son Beat Cancer At A Young Age

Back in May, Skip Bayless first mentioned that Lil Wayne did a good deed for one of his best friends Craig Humphreys’ son, Sam Humphreys, who was battling testicular cancer at the young age of 21-years-old by going out of his way and giving him a pep talk for support.

After appearing on “UNDISPUTED” last month, Skip thanked Wayne for appearing on the show between concerts on his current tour with Blink-182 and for helping Sam beat cancer. He also added that Weezy gave Sam VIP treatment at his Los Angeles show on August 8th and gave him a shout out which ended in him getting a standing ovation from the sold-out crowd.

In other news, Lil Wayne also gifted the hots of “UNDISPUTED” (Skip Bayless, Jenny Taft and Shannon Sharpe) with some special gifts for allowing him to be on the sports show so often – a bit of bling. You can see a picture of Wayne and Sam Humphreys backstage at the L.A. concert above and see the videos of Bayless giving a heartfelt thank you to Tunechi, as well as showing off the gifts from Tune below!

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Lil Wayne Talks Packers, Aaron Rodgers, Cowboys, Lakers, LeBron James, Fear, Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao & More On “Undisputed”

Lil Wayne Talks Packers, Aaron Rodgers, Cowboys, Lakers, LeBron James, Fear, Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao & More On Undisputed

On August 8th, Lil Wayne made an appearance on “Skip And Shannon: Undisputed” to chop it up with Skip Bayless, Shannon Sharpe and Jenny Taft in Los Angeles, California.

During their conversation, Weezy spoke on the “No Mercy” theme song, Green Bay Packers, why he thinks Aaron Rodgers will lead the Packers far this season, how he became a Packers fan when he is from New Orleans, the Dallas Cowboys, the Los Angeles Lakers, Anthony Davis, LeBron James being the GOAT, if he thinks a part 2 of the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao fight will happen, not knowing what “fear” is, and more.

You can watch Tunechi‘s appearance on the American sports show, as well as listen to the full podcast after the jump below. Enjoy!

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Lil Wayne Talks “Funeral”, Tyga, Favorite Song, Dropping More Mixtapes & Compilations From Young Money In The Future

Lil Wayne Talks Funeral, Tyga, Favorite Song, Dropping More Mixtapes In The Future & Compilations From Young Money

Emmanuel Maduakolam from HYPEBEAST Radio‘s “MIC/LINE” series chopped it up with Lil Wayne while promoting his new Young Money collection with fashion brand American Eagle on the rooftop of New Design High School in Manhattan on July 15th.

During their conversation, Weezy spoke on his new clothing line, what drew him to collaborate with American Eagle, being “embarrassed” but also “very grateful” for Tyga’s “Lightskin Lil Wayne” music video, motivation, not having a favorite album of his own, the latest song he records will always be his new favorite song, being excited for his Funeral album, sports, and shared advice for new music artists.

Tune also revealed that the night he won 4 GRAMMY Awards is the most fun he has had so far in his career (but he cannot remember it), he will not stop recording and releasing mixtapes even though he believes tapes are not that important in hip-hop anymore, why he remixes other artist’s beats on his mixtapes, and Young Mula will always drop compilations in the future.

You can listen to the full interview, which even included Tunechi mentioning Tyga is still on YM and that the Funeral title of his new album does not mean what you think it does, after the jump below!

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Skip Bayless Speaks On His Friendship With Lil Wayne, Reveals A Good Deed Wayne Did For Craig Humphreys’ Son Sam + More [Video]

Skip Bayless Speaks On His Friendship With Lil Wayne, Reveals A Good Deed Wayne Did For Craig Humphreys Son Sam

For episode 2 of UNDISPUTED’s “#SkipRidesTheTrollerCoaster” series, Skip Bayless revealed how his relationship with Lil Wayne came to be.

At the 6:05 mark of the video below, Bayless told the story of how he first met Tunechi in 2008 (which involves Nelly), mentioned they talk regularly and text all of the time, discussed Tune‘s passion and knowledge for sports, praised the “No Mercy” theme song, and called him a “creative genius”.

The sports columnist also explained how much of a good guy Wayne actually is by sharing another story that involved Craig Humphreys‘ son Sam, who found out he had testicular cancer at the age of 21-years-old. After finding out that he is a huge fan, Weezy made a 20-minute phone call to Sam for support. Skip then went on to say he believes this motivated Sam to battle the cancer before adding that him and Mr. Carter shared a joke about it always being “all the white kids” – even at his concerts!

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Lil Wayne Performs Songs From “Tha Carter V” Live At 2019 X Games In Aspen [Videos & Pictures]

Lil Wayne Performs Tha Carter V Songs Live At 2019 X Games In Aspen

Just over a week ago on January 25th, Lil Wayne headlined 2019 X Games at the Base of Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen, Colorado.

During the annual extreme sports competition, Weezy performed “Open Safe“, “Let It All Work Out“, and more songs live.

You can check out some footage and photos of Tunechi performing live at this year’s X Games after the jump!

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Lil Wayne To Headline The 2019 X Games Event In Aspen

Lil Wayne To Headline The 2019 X Games Event In Aspen

Lil Wayne has been announced as a headliner for the 2019 X Games competition on Friday, January 25th.

The concert, which will be broadcasted on ESPN, is going to take place at the Base of Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen, Colorado.

If you wish to attend the annual extreme sports event and see Weezy perform live, click here to order your tickets online!

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