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Trippie Redd & Lil Wayne Had A Studio Session Earlier This Month

Trippie Redd & Lil Wayne Had A Studio Session Earlier This Month

Earlier this month, Trippie Redd sat down with Bootleg Kev and DJ Hed from REAL 92.3 in Los Angeles for an interview, which you can watch below.

Around the 7:20 mark of their conversation, Redd was asked about the “Top 50 Rappers” list which went viral on social media and mentioned that he thinks Lil Wayne should have been a lot higher on the list.

Trippie went on to name his top 5 rappers of all time, which included Tunechi, before then speaking about his relationship with Tune and hinting at the two of them hitting up the studio together sometime last week:

“Mack Maine out here now, they were just talking about getting in the studio this week.”

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Kirko Bangz Talks Lil Wayne’s Influence From Mixtapes & Freestyles [Video]

Kirko Bangz Talks Lil Wayne Influence From Mixtapes & Freestyles

Kirko Bangz recently sat down with Ashlee On-Air from 93.7 The Beat for an interview that you can watch in full below.

Around the 7:30 mark, Kirko was asked what he thinks about all of the “Top 50 Rappers” lists on social media to which he started to talk about how either Lil Wayne and Eminem would be #1 on his list, due to growing up on their music, as well as why it would not be JAY-Z or Nas.

The Houston rapper then mentioned he got into Tunechi‘s music from his mixtapes before revealing what his favorite tape and freestyle from Tune is. Before switching subjects, Bangz also discussed how Weezy would get on anyone’s beat and kill it!

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Lil Wayne’s “Tha Carter V” Album Generated $3.3 Million In Its First Week

Lil Wayne Tha Carter V Album Generated 3.3 Million In Its First Week

According to DJ Booth, Lil Wayne‘s new album Tha Carter V generated a total of $3.3 million in the opening week of it being released (September 27th to October 3rd).

The numbers come from HITS Daily Double, who had only C5 tracks in their top 10 highest-earnings songs last week. “Mona Lisa” featuring Kendrick Lamar topped the list with a gross amount of $335,141.

All 23 records from Tha Carter V also appeared in the top 50 highest-earning tracks of last week with the lowest-earning song being “Dope New Gospel” featuring Nivea at No. 41, which gained a gross total of $74,438.

These are amazing numbers for a new album considering the last major first-week project was Eminem with Kamikaze that generated a total of $1.8 million! Congratulations to Wayne, but I wonder how much of this $3.3 million he will receive?!

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