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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Talks Apple And Eagle Street, Accidentally Shooting Himself, Hurricane Katrina & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Apple And Eagle Street, Accidentally Shooting Himself, Hurricane Katrina & More

For #ThrowbackThursday today, here is an interview Lil Wayne participated in with BLOW! magazine back in early 2006 to promote his Tha Carter II album.

Weezy spoke on his youth days of hanging around on Apple and Eagle Street in Hollygrove, accidentally shooting himself while playing with a gun and getting punished for it, how he first met Birdman and Slim, staying loyal to them, how Hurricane Katrina affected him, and more.

Also in the conversation, Tunechi showed off the first tattoos that he got inked on his body. You can check it all out in the #TBT video below, enjoy!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Performs Live On The Red Carpet At The 2006 BET Awards [Video]

Lil Wayne Performs Live On The Red Carpet At 2006 BET Awards

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare live Lil Wayne performance from the red carpet at the 2006 BET Awards.

DJ Khaled brought Wayne, Paul Wall, Fat Joe, Rick Ross, Pitbull, Gunplay, and Unique of the Grit Boys all together to perform the “Holla At Me (Baby)” single live.

You can watch their live performance of the Cool & Dre-produced collaboration in a #TBT clip after the jump below! Have you seen it before?

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Talks Rock Star Status, First-Born Son, “Dedication 3” & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Rock Star Status, First Born Son, Dedication 3 & More

For #ThrowbackThursday today, here is an interview Lil Wayne took part in with Ozone magazine back in 2008 while inside of The Hit Factory Criteria Recording Studios in Miami, Florida.

In their convo, Weezy spoke about the new rock direction he was taking with his music, performing live with Kid Rock at the Country Music Awards, the important of Ozone in hip-hop, his first son Dwayne Michael Carter III being born, and more.

Tunechi also mentioned that there was 40 extra songs recorded for his Dedication 3 mixtape that were supposed to drop, but I am not exactly sure what happened to those? You can watch the #TBT conversation in the video below, enjoy!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Puts On A Dope Live Performance At BET’s “Spring Bling” In 2006 [Video]

Lil Wayne Performs Live At BET Spring Bling In 2006

As it is #ThrowbackThursday today, here is a rare dope live performance from Lil Wayne at BET’s “Spring Bling” show in Florida back in 2006.

During the song medley, Weezy performed his “Go DJ“, “Tha Block Is Hot“, “Hustler Musik“, and “Fireman” songs live for everyone in attendance.

You can check out the great performance from Tunechi to promote his Tha Carter II album in the video after the jump below. Enjoy!

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Throwback Thursday: Lil Wayne Talks About His Stepfather Rabbit On Set Of His “Everything” Video Shoot In 2001

Lil Wayne Talks About His Stepfather Rabbit On Set Of Everything Video Shoot In 2001

For #ThrowbackThursday today, check out this rare Lil Wayne interview from on set of his “Everything” video shoot back in 2001.

In the interview, Wayne speaks all about his stepfather Reginald McDonald aka Rabbit, who he has always called his real father and how he unfortunately passed away after being shot 7 times.

Tunechi also recalled how Rabbit read a letter in front of Jacida Carter that Tune had received from a girl when he had accidentally shot himself with his stepfather’s revolver, which said she wanted to “f*ck his brainds out” haha! Check it out in the #TBT clip below!

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