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Lil Wayne Talks Writing For Other Artists, Favorite New Rappers, A New Version Of “Green & Yellow” + More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Writing For Other Artists, Favorite New Rappers, A New Version Of Green & Yellow + More

Lil Wayne was a recent guest on the 2020 Kickoff Weekend Show and chopped it up with The Smith Bros – Za’Darius Smith and Preston Smith.

During his appearance on the live stream, Weezy revealed he has a new version of his “Green & Yellow” song already completed, but he is going to wait until the “height of the moment” to release it.

Tunechi also revealed that the rappers he is rocking with at the moment are Lil Baby, Moneybagg Yo and 42 Dugg, his favorite vacation spot is Barcelona, and he doesn’t write any of his own music down. However, he does write for other artists!

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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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Nicki Minaj Reveals She Keeps Lil Wayne In Her Mind When Writing New Music

Nicki Minaj Reveals She Keeps Lil Wayne In Her Mind When Writing New Music

Nicki Minaj appears on the front cover of T Magazine‘s “The Greats” issue, which will be available on newsstands October 22nd.

In an excerpt from her cover story, Nicki mentioned that she keeps Lil Wayne, Jay Z and Foxy Brown in her head while she is writing new music.

The Young Money Barbie revealed that she does this because all 3 of them artists have influenced her so much. You can read exactly what Minaj said after the jump below!

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Lil Wayne Talks Keeping In Touch With Inmates & C.O.’s From Jail, Retiring From A Certain Beat, Birdman, Drake & More [Video]

Lil Wayne Talks Keeping In Touch With Inmates & Correctional Officers From Jail, Retiring From A Certain Beat, Birdman, Drake & More

Jasmine Simpkins from HipHollywood recently sat down with Lil Wayne for a one on one interview about his “Gone ‘Til November: A Journal of Rikers Island” book that you can check out below.

During their conversation, Weezy discussed why he wrote the book in jail, not planning to release it, what he hopes people will get out of reading it, if he keeps in touch with any of the inmates and C.O.’s, the celebrity visits he got while locked up, and getting the news that Drake had sexual relations with one of his girlfriends.

Tunechi also revealed his “retirement tweets” last month was him meaning that he is not going to be rapping on a certain type of beat no more, he will always drop mixtapes for us fans, and his relationship with Birdman:

How are you with Baby, do you think you guys will have a friendship again?
I’m 34 baby, I’m too old for friends.

You guys were more like family…
No, his last name isn’t Carter baby, he’s not family.

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Lil Wayne Interview Excerpt From XXL Magazine x Pics From Photo Shoot

Lil Wayne Interview Excerpt From XXL Magazine x Pics From Photo Shoot

Here, we have an excerpt from XXL Magazine‘s interview with Lil Wayne for their July/August 2011 issue that will be on newsstands tomorrow (July 12th), and some pics from their photo shoot! You can view the photos below, along with the excerpt were Weezy talks about celebrating with the Mavericks, Tha Carter IV, writing, being a father, and retiring.

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