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Lloyd Recalls Lil Wayne Picking Him Up In His Stretch Hummer Limousine & How “You” Came Together [Video]

Lloyd Recalls Lil Wayne Picking Him Up In His Stretch Hummer Limousine & How You Came Together

Lloyd sat down with VIBE last month to appear on their “Then And Now” series and break down the stories behind his biggest hits, which you can watch below.

At the 3:15 mark, the New Orleans-born artist discusses Lil Wayne picking him up after one of his concerts at Mama’s Prime Time in Atlanta in his stretch Hummer limousine and singing his “I’m A G” song word for word to his face, as well as letting him know that this was his favorite song at the current time.

The R&B singer-songwriter also revealed how his “You” single featuring Weezy came about in 2007 after originally having Tango Redd on the song. This involved Hurricane Katrina and Lloyd spending his own money to promote the collaboration on radio stations. He even mentioned Tune sent him his verses for “You” back on the same day that he reached out to him for the feature!

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Cortez Bryant Speaks On Handling Business Deals For Lil Wayne & A Possible Return For TRUKFIT

Cortez Bryant Speaks On Handling Business Deals For Lil Wayne & A Possible Return For TRUKFIT

Cortez Bryant recently chopped it up with VIBE for an interview, which you can read in full below.

During their conversation, Tez discusses handling numerous amount of Lil Wayne‘s partnerships, the new Young Money collection with American Eagle, why they chose the brand for their new clothing line, and more.

Tunechi‘s best friend also revealed what the easiest and most difficult things are about getting deals done for him, what the difference between this new fashion line and their previous one TRUKFIT is, and mentioned TRUKFIT will eventually make a come back!

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Bebe Rexha Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne & How Their “The Way I Are” Single Came About [Video]

Bebe Rexha Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne & How Their The Way I Are Single Came About

Bebe Rexha recently sat down with Music Choice to explain how her and Lil Wayne‘s “The Way I Are (Dance With Somebody)” collaboration came about.

Also during the interview, Bebe talked about first meeting Wayne with his double cup on set of their video shoot, as well as how the chemistry and vibe was between them.

You can check out what Rexha said in a clip after the jump below!

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Tyga Says He Gets Inspired From Being Around Lil Wayne, Doesn’t Get Along With Drake & Nicki Minaj

Tyga Says He Gets Inspired From Being Around Lil Wayne, Doesnt Get Along With Drake & Nicki Minaj

Tyga is on the front cover of VIBE’s magazine latest issue and for the cover story, the ex Young Money rapper gave praise to Lil Wayne, as well as explained that he never really got along with his former label-mates Drake and Nicki Minaj.

In the interview that you can read below, Tygaman speaks on getting inspired from being around Weezy F Baby, as well as always remembering Weezy‘s journey to greatness as he watched him record Tha Carter III.

T-Raww also mentioned that he is trying to go independent and leave Young Money Entertainment, because he feels he has different personalities to everyone else on the label and wants to grow as an artist at a different place. He also says that he believes Drizzy is “fake” and that he doesn’t “really get along” with Nicki.

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Juelz Santana Says Lil Wayne Has Invited Him Out To L.A. To Work On New Music

Juelz Santana Says Lil Wayne Has Invited Him Out To LA To Work On New Music

While on set of the “Billboard Bitch” video shoot, Juelz Santana got asked if the I Can’t Feel My Face collaboration project with Lil Wayne will still be dropping now that Wayne has hinted a few times Tha Carter V will be his last solo album (unless he gets paid $25 – $35 Million).

Juelz lets everyone know that Weezy said C5 will be last “solo” album and that he could still put out “collaboration” albums. He also mentioned that Tunechi invited him out to Los Angeles to work on new music, but he does not know exactly for which project just yet.

You can watch the interview below. Would you like to see Juelz Santana be featured on Tha Carter V?

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DJ Drama Talks About Lil Wayne & “Dedication 5” Mixtape [Video]

On the red carpet at the 2013 BET Awards, Vibe caught up with DJ Drama and asked him about Lil Wayne‘s upcoming mixtape, Dedication 5, which was announced last month.

Drama explains that the mixtape is coming “sooner than people think”, confirms that Weezy has already started to record freestyles over other music artists’ instrumentals, and if it is hard for him to get Tune off a skateboard and into a studio.

He also mentioned that the skits will be back on Dedication 5 like how they are on the first 3 tapes in the Dedication mixtape series, but not on the fourth installment.

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