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Lil Wayne Immortalized As A Premium New Funko Vinyl Figure Edition

Lil Wayne Immortalized As A Premium New Funko Vinyl Figure Edition

Funko have announced their premium new vinyl figure collection, “Funko Gold“, which includes 3 iconic rappers – Lil Wayne, The Notorious B.I.G., and Ice Cube.

Wayne already has two bobbleheads with Funko from his Tha Carter III era style, and now this new vinyl figure has the same look from the C3 days.

If you are interested in purchasing one of these 5-inch tall figures, you can order them now from Walmart for $9.88 before they will be available on Funko‘s official website later this year! Will you be buying one?

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Isaiah Rashad Reveals How Lil Wayne Inspired Him & Calls Wayne “The Most Entertaining Rapper Ever” [Video]

Isaiah Rashad Reveals How Lil Wayne Inspired Him & Calls Wayne The Most Entertaining Rapper Ever

In a recent episode of “People’s Party With Talib Kweli”, special guest Isaiah Rashad made an appearance to chop it up with Kweli himself and co-host Jasmin Leigh.

From the 30:15 mark of their interview onwards, Isaiah spoke on how Lil Wayne and Lupe Fiasco inspired him to write introspectively, Wayne‘s wordplay, the difference between Weezy and Jay Z, and much more.

Rashad also discussed Tha Carter III leaked songs, the tracks Tunechi made about his stepfather Rabbit, the “On The Bus” vlogs with the early Young Money squad, how Tune is the “most entertaining rapper ever”, and why he thinks Young Thug is trying to take that title from him!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Goes In On The Empire Mixtape DJ For Leaking His Music

Lil Wayne Goes In On The Empire Mixtape DJ For Leaking His Music

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare Lil Wayne interview on the radio with DJ Drama and David Banner from back in 2008.

Wayne made the phone call in to clear up comments he made in a magazine that looked like he was disrespecting all mixtape DJs, but it was just The Empire who he had a problem with as Empire was the one who was leaking a lot of Weezy‘s music on unofficial tapes.

“First off I ain’t mean to disrespect no deejays, no mixtape deejays, whatever kind of deejay you is, there was no kind of disrespect, especially given the fact that me and Drama, me and Khaled, and me and my homeboy Raj Smooth from New Orleans, we all get it in and do the mixtape thing. So given that fact, I think things were blew out of proportion.”

“But what I do wanna say is whoever got soft feelings or whoever took what I said and wants to feel some kind of way, I want you to know, please do not feel differently after you hear me on this radio, I want you to still feel like ‘f*ck me’, I want you to still feel like: ‘f*ck that n*gga’, cause when you see me in the streets I want it to be that, because I’m going to bite your f*cking face off.”

“This Empire n*gga, I don’t f*ck with him. For all deejays I just want you to know that, that diss was meant for that Empire n*gga. I don’t f*ck the Empire n*gga. The n*gga put a CD out on me every month and I couldn’t tell you how none of them n*ggas look in person… if you made the ‘Wayne’s World Volume 1 to 7’, ya mama’s a b*tch and if you The Empire, n*gga I hope you die twice tomorrow.”

Also in their conversation, which you can check out below, Tunechi spoke on the unofficial Wayne’s World mixtape series, his Tha Carter III album, if he is down with a Hot Boys reunion, and for Drama to send him beats for the Dedication 3 mixtape! Have you heard this convo before?

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Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter III” Album Has Surpassed A Billion Streams On Spotify

Lil Wayne Tha Carter 3 Album Has Surpassed A Billion Streams On Spotify

What an amazing achievement! 13 years after the release, Lil Wayne‘s iconic Tha Carter III album has now surpassed one billion streams on Spotify.

After hearing about the news, Wayne took to his social media to thank everyone who listened and still listens to the project to this very day:

“A Billi A Billi A Billi…… shoutout Spotify and RapCaviar. And most importantly shoutout every last one of y’all that listened, streamed, and still bump it till this day!! 🤙🏾 #IAintShitWithoutYou”

Don’t forget Wayniacs, these numbers are from just one streaming service… imagine what the total number would be if all streaming platforms added up their plays for C3 together! How often do you play Tha Carter III?

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Marisa Flores Talks Being Lil Wayne’s Stylist & Shows Off Memorable Outfits She Styled For Him [Video]

Marisa Flores Talks Being Lil Wayne Stylist & Shows Off Memorable Outfits She Styled For Him

Marisa Flores recently sat down with uDiscover Music to chat all about being Lil Wayne‘s stylist, which you can watch below.

In their interview, Marisa spoke on how she first met Wayne in Hollywood not too long after he had released Tha Carter III, how she became his stylist, how Weezy‘s style has evolved over the years, going from plain white t-shirts to high end designers, taking risks with outfits, and more.

Also during their conversation, Flores discussed how Tunechi‘s style has influenced hip-hop, receiving so much hate for him wearing tight skinny jeans at the MTV VMAs and now all of the new generation rappers are wearing them, her favorite Tune music video shoot, skateboarding, and surfing.

After revealing her favorite Lil Wayne song is “Get A Life” off the Rebirth album, Marisa Flores showed off a few of the outfits that she has kept hold of and these include the “HYFR” and “Love Me” music videos, as well as a Trayvon Martin shirt Mr. Carter wanted to wear at a concert!

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