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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Explains The Importance Of Getting An Education [Video]

Lil Wayne Explains The Importance Of Getting An Education

In this #ThrowbackThursday clip, Lil Wayne explains to Viceland’s Gregory “Beef” Jones about why education is important and how he feels about being an icon to kids.

After performing live at MASS APPEAL’s 3rd annual “Live At The BBQ” show during South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin back in 2017, Weezy revealed the importance of getting an education and staying in school.

You can watch Tunechi mention he is a straight A student, went to the best school in New Orleans, and graduated early in a #TBT video after the jump below. Enjoy!

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An Art Student Helped Pay Her University Fees By Making A Custom Necklace For Lil Wayne

An Art Student Helped Pay Her University Fees By Making A Custom Necklace For Lil Wayne

Since his 36th birthday, Lil Wayne has been spotted rocking a new custom necklace with an 18-carat yellow-gold pendant in the shape of his face on it.

It turns out that this pendant, which features 2 white diamonds for Wayne‘s tear drop face tattoos, was gifted to him for his birthday from a close friend. You can get a better look at the chain after the jump below.

A 29-year-old art student named Joy Bonfield-Colombara was struggling to pay her £9,500.00-a-year course at the Royal College Of Art university in London, England and considered on dropping out until she received an e-mail from one of Weezy‘s close friends.

Joy revealed to the BBC that she had 2 – 3 weeks to create the pendant in time for Tunechi‘s birthday and after selling it to Tune‘s friend for “thousands” of pounds, the money she earned was used to help pay a “chunk” of her course fees so she could carry on at university! What are your thoughts on the piece?

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