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Mike Banger Talks Working With Lil Wayne, First Starting As An Intern For Him, Witnessing The Pressure Of Being The “Best Rapper Alive” & More

Mike Banger Talks Working With Lil Wayne, First Starting As An Intern For Him, Witnessing The Pressure Of Being The Best Rapper Alive & More

Towards the end of last year, Lil Wayne‘s former RIAA-certified, multi-Platinum and Grammy award-winning recording engineer Mike Banger sat down with Art Morera to appear on episode 46 of the Media Noche Podcast.

If you didn’t already know, Mike has recorded and mixed numerous Tunechi projects including Tha Carter IV, Rebirth, I Am Not A Human Being 1 and 2, We Are Young Money, Sorry 4 The Wait, Dedication 4 and 5, and No Ceilings etc, as well as also produced a few songs for Tune.

In this 1 hour and 30 minute interview, Banger spoke about numerous things such as working with Lil Wayne, witnessing the pressure of Wayne having the “Best Rapper Alive” title, first starting as an intern for Mr. Carter around Tha Carter days (recalls buying him Popeyes in the middle of the night), and much more. The parts about Weezy start from the 19:40 mark and last throughout the whole conversation.

PS: “YM Banger” from I Am Not A Human Being was named after Mike Banger because he produced, recorded and mixed all of the song himself!

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Lil Wayne Talks “The Masked Singer”, Nicki Minaj, Dreadlocks, Passion, Lizzo, Harry Potter & More On MTV Fresh Out [Videos]

Lil Wayne Talks The Masked Singer, Nicki Minaj, Dreadlocks, Passion, Lizzo, Harry Potter & More On MTV Fresh Out

Lil Wayne recently sat down on a yacht in Miami with Jamila Mustafa from MTV’s Fresh Out show for a one on one interview, which you can check out after the jump below!

During their conversation, Wayne chatted about why he moved to Miami at 19-years-old, why he doesn’t miss high budget music videos from back in the day, what made him decide to appear on “The Masked Singer“, wanting to get Nicki Minaj on the competition TV show, why he decided to lock his hair, and his favorite part of being a father.

The Young Money CEO also talked about his record label, the most proudest moment of his career so far, if he ever asks the question “why me?”, how he stays relevant in different eras, his passion for creating music, new generation rappers, his Mama Mia” music video, not knowing anything about “Harry Potter”, wanting to work with Lizzo, working on and recording a total of 53 songs in just one night, and much more!

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Juelz Santana’s Brother & Manager Reveals Joint “I Can’t Feel My Face” Album With Lil Wayne Is Still On The Way [Video]

Juelz Santana Brother & Manager Reveals Joint I Cant Feel My Face Album With Lil Wayne Is Still On The Way

The older brother and manager of Juelz Santana has confirmed that the I Can’t Feel My Face collaboration album with Lil Wayne will still be released.

During an episode of “Love & Hip-Hop: New York”, Jermaine “Twin” James and Juelz‘ wife Kimbella can be seen telling Jim Jones that the joint project with Wayne is currently in the works and they have 2-3 songs they want to send to Jim to record verses on.

You can watch Twin reveal this news in a clip after the jump below. If you recall back to the summer of 2018, Santana also confirmed that the collabo project was already completed! Do you think ICFMF will really drop at some point?

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Lil Wayne Says He Has 20 More Albums Ready To Be Released & Reveals “Funeral” Is Related To His “Rebirth” Album [Video]

Lil Wayne Says He Has 20 More Albums Ready To Be Released & How Funeral Is Related To His Rebirth Album

Carrying on with promo for his brand new album, Funeral, Lil Wayne recently called into Zane Lowe‘s Beats 1 radio show on Apple Music over Skype, which you can check out below.

During their interview, Tunechi spoke about how beautiful it is to look back at his albums when he has finished recording them and to see the rewarding results. However, Tune did say that when the projects have been released to the world, he has already began to move on and he even has 20 more albums in his back pocket ready to drop.

Weezy also discussed the concept of his Funeral cover, who came up with the design, “Bastard (Satan’s Kid)“, how he chooses songs for his projects, always rapping in the moment due to never writing anything down, collaborations being done now via text messages, how the “Funeral” name comes from his “Rebirth” album, his relationship with 2 Chainz, “Ball Hard“, features on Funeral, how his “Bing James” collabo with Jay Rock came about, the recent tour with Blink-182, working with Travis Barker, and more!

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Euro Talks Working With Lil Wayne & Creating His Own Company To Release New Music

Euro Talks Working With Lil Wayne & Creating His Own Company To Release New Music

Euro recently chopped it up with Vibe magazine about his latest album, Don’t Expect Nothing, and working with his mentor Lil Wayne.

During their conversation, Euro revealed he has set up his own company with his own funding to release new music, but Young Money is still his “family”.

The Providence rapper also explained why Tunechi is the only feature on his project with “Talk 2 Me Crazy“. You can read exactly what Euro said about Weezy and Young Mula below!

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Damian Lillard Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne & Working With Him In The Studio [Video]

Damian Lillard Talks First Meeting Lil Wayne & Working With Him In The Studio

Damian Lillard was the special guest on episode 71 of Elliott Wilson and Brian “B.Dot” Miller’s Rap Radar Podcast with TIDAL.

During their interview at around the 19:45 mark, which you can watch below, Dame discusses first meeting Lil Wayne and working with him in the studio (says Wayne sent him multiple songs).

The rapper/NBA player also revealed that the first project he ever bought was Wayne‘s Tha Block Is Hot album, what his friendship with Tunechi is like, and what happened over Birdman/Cash Money not clearing Tune‘s verse on “Loyal To The Soil“!

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