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Turk Speaks On How Hanging Around Lil Wayne All Day Made Him A Better Rapper [Video]

Turk Speaks On How Hanging Around Lil Wayne All Day Made Him A Better Rapper

Turk recently sat down with Vlad TV for a one on one interview, which you can check out below.

During their conversation, the YNT founder revealed that hanging around Lil Wayne every day during the Hot Boys era rubbed off on him and made him a better rapper.

He also went on to say that Wayne walked around everywhere with his book sack like a junkie, used to write raps 24/7, and explained why they have a lot of collaborations together!

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Turk Recalls First Meeting Lil Wayne, Recording The Hot Boys Albums, Hearing “I Miss My Dawgs” In Jail & More

Turk Recalls First Meeting Lil Wayne, Recording The Hot Boys Albums, Hearing I Miss My Dawgs In Jail & More

Kyle Kramer from Noisey recently caught up with Turk to reflect on what he remembers about meeting Lil Wayne for the first time, working with him, their friendship, and plenty more.

The YNT founder also spoke on recording the Hot Boys albums with Tunechi, his favorite verse from Tune, hearing “I Miss My Dawgs” for the first time while behind bars, what it was like when everyone left Cash Money Records, the Big Tymers (Birdman and Mannie Fresh), his “Zip It” single, and the “Baller Blockin’” movie.

You can read everything Turk had to say about Weezy and what stories he had to share after the jump below!

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Transgender Producer D. Smith Talks Working On Old & New Music With Lil Wayne [Video]

Transgender Producer D Smith Talks Working On Old & New Music With Lil Wayne

D. Smith, who is a transgender producer from Atlanta, recently sat down with Vlad TV for an interview about working with Lil Wayne on his “Shoot Me Down” song off Tha Carter III back in 2008 (she produced the beat and also sang the hook).

At the start of their conversation, Smith spoke on her songwriter friend Stacy Barthe first playing a rough version of the track for Wayne, recalled Weezy kicking everyone out of the studio so that he could record the song, explained how she got a free performance of his “Lollipop” single before the whole world had even heard it, and more.

She also discussed Tunechi writing a section about her in his Billboard interview, his recent seizures, and working on some new stuff for Tune as he is someone that she “really cares a lot about”. You can watch the full interview below!

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Lil Wayne Has His Own Reality TV Show Called “Lil Wayne’s House” Coming To VH1

Lil Wayne Has His Own Reality TV Show Called Lil Waynes House Coming To VH1

Young Money artist Stephanie Acevedo has revealed the news that Lil Wayne will be coming to reality TV with his own show called “Lil Wayne’s House“.

Steph explained to famous plastic surgeon Dr. Miami on his “Naked Tea” talk show that Weezy‘s reality show will be shown on VH1 and they will begin shooting it in July in Los Angeles, California.

“It’s just basically us [Young Money members] coming together as artists, as a family, collaborating. Wayne’s gonna be our mentor.”

This will be Tunechi‘s very first television show. You can watch Acevedo announce the news in a clip below. I’m sure more details about this show will surface online soon!

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Are Lil Wayne & Lil Uzi Vert Working On Something For “Dedication 6”? Watch “Empire” Reference Wayne On Their Show

Are Lil Wayne & Lil Uzi Vert Working On Something For Dedication 6? Watch Empire Reference Lil Wayne On Their Show

A week ago, DJ Drama uploaded a screenshot to his Twitter page of Lil Wayne and Lil Uzi Vert having a FaceTime conversation with the caption “GOAT talk”.

Could this mean that they are working on a collaboration together? Also, the fact that Drama shared the picture could be a hint they are working on something for Dedication 6.

In other Tunechi news, you can hear a short preview of a new song that HoodyBaby previewed on his Snapchat and see Tune being referenced on the Empire TV show after the jump below!

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Kidd Kidd Speaks On Sqad Up, His Relationship With Lil Wayne & Their “Ejected” Collaboration

Kidd Kidd Speaks On Sqad Up, His Relationship With Lil Wayne & Their Ejected Collaboration

Kidd Kidd recently sat down with B High from Hot 107.9 to chat about his relationship Lil Wayne, his new mixtape called Fuk Da Fame, his “New Warleans” documentary, working with 50 Cent, and plenty more.

At the 11:15 mark of the interview, Kidd Kidd speaks on the Sqad Up days. At the 14:40 mark, Kidd speaks on Weezy‘s work ethic. And at the 18:40 mark of the conversation, he discusses how his and Tune‘s “Ejected” song came together.

You can check out the full interview after the jump below!

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