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Cory Gunz Talks Young Money, Motivation, Upcoming Projects, Lil Wayne, The Bronx, Music Artists & More [Video]

April 6, 2017 by Danny M

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Cory Gunz Talks Young Money, Motivation, Upcoming Projects, Lil Wayne, The Bronx, Music Artists & More

Dat KiD K.I. aka ZoeRaldo from The King Indeed recently chopped it up with Cory Gunz for a one on one interview that you can watch below.

During their conversation, the Gunna spoke on how satisfied he is in the music industry, what motivates him, which music artists he would like to work with, how it was growing up in The Bronx, upcoming projects, if he will be doing a collaboration project with his father Peter Gunz, how it feels to be signed to Young Money, and more.

Cory also mentioned that his boss Lil Wayne is one of his “favorite rappers ever” and one of the “dopest MCs” he has ever heard in his life, as well as that one of the first albums he ever bought was a Wayne CD!

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Shanell Talks Being On Tour With The Game & Snoop Dogg, Visiting Lil Wayne In Jail, Bad Ass Grasshoppers Group & More

September 1, 2016 by Danny M

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Shanell Talks Being On Tour With The Game & Snoop Dogg, Visiting Lil Wayne In Jail, Bad Ass Grasshoppers Group & More

For episode 8 of their The Co-Op podcast, Willy Will and Champagne Chu caught up with Shanell for a 1 hour and 30-minute interview, which you can listen to below.

SnL spoke on where she is from, her childhood, sister D. Woods, stories from dancing on tour for The Game and Snoop Dogg when they had beef with 50 Cent, songwriting for Kelis, her 88 Keyz project, Zaytoven, what the early days with Weezy were like, and plenty more.

The Young Money Princess also discussed touring arenas with Lil Wayne, her first group with Wayne, Mack Maine and T-Streets called Bad Ass Grasshoppers, appearing in Wayne and Birdman‘s “Leather So Soft” music video, visiting Wayne every month while he was locked up in prison, and writing his “Prom Queen” single!

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Lil Twist Talks Signing To Lil Wayne & Growing Up In Dallas While Painting A Prince Tribute [Video]

July 1, 2016 by Danny M

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Lil Twist Talks Signing To Lil Wayne & Growing Up In Dallas While Painting A Tribute To Prince

A couple of months ago, comedian M2thaK caught up with Lil Twist in Soulja Boy’s crib while he was creating a custom painting in tribute to the late Prince.

During their conversation, Twizzy spoke on how he likes to paint in his spare time, what it was like growing up in Dallas, how he met Lil Wayne and became Young Money, what he would like to be doing at 30-years-old, and more.

Twist also announced that he is currently working on a brand new mixtape called Anger Management. You can check it all out in the video after the jump below!

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Nicki Minaj Announces The Cast Of Her ABC Family TV Series “Nicki”

December 19, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Announces The Cast Of Her ABC Family TV Series Nicki

Nicki Minaj has announced the cast of her upcoming scripted comedy television series on ABC Family, which will be called “Nicki“. If you didn’t already know, the Barbie is going to star and serve as the executive producer of the show that is being written by Kate Angelo.

“I am honored and excited to announce that I’ve literally hand picked the main characters of my scripted series ‘Nicki’ ~ #ABCFamily #Freeform ~ I’ve been going to the auditions falling in love with some incredible people. Looking forward to unveiling this groundbreaking new show for you guys in 2016!”

Ariana Neal is the name of the kid who will be playing a young Minaj and the television show will also star a guest appearance from Whoopi Goldberg, who will be playing a neighbor.

“I literally cried watching her taped audition. I demanded to meet her! Sat in a room with her teaching her how to rap by doing a beat on the table & forcing her to stay on beat! Lol. Then pulled out all the attitude she had in her lil’ body. Haha! She’s tough! And so sweet & cute. #ArianaNeal #LilNicki Welcome to the family lil’ lady bug!”

You can check out the full cast and see who will be playing Nicki‘s mother, father, brother, and more after the jump below. The TV show that is based on Minaj‘s life growing up in Queens will start filming real soon and air next year on the ABC Family network!

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Nicki Minaj Will Be Executive Producing & Starring In An ABC Family Comedy TV Series Based On Her Life

September 30, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Will Be Executive Producing & Starring In An ABC Family Comedy TV Series Based On Her Life

According to Deadline, Nicki Minaj will be executive producing and starring in a scripted comedy television series on the ABC Family channel that will be written by Kate Angelo.

The show, which will start filming in Nicki‘s hometown this winter, will be based on her life growing up in Queens, New York in the early 1990s and show how she became a big name in music.

You can read the Young Money Barbie‘s statement on this new project after the jump below! Who is excited?

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Baby E Talks Connecting With Young Money, Dr. Luke, Meeting Drake, Speaking To Lil Wayne & More

September 12, 2015 by Danny M

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Baby E Talks Connecting With Young Money, Dr Luke, Meeting Drake, Speaking To Lil Wayne & More

Rolling Stone recently chopped it up with Baby E, who looks like the latest member of Young Money, for an interview about his musical background, his “Finessin’” song, going to rehab twice for heroin, getting the attention of producer Dr. Luke, and more.

Baby E also spoke on how he got connected to Young Mula, what it was like meeting Drake, and what it is like talking to Lil Wayne. He also revealed that he will be signing to both Wayne and Dr. Luke as an artist.

You can read Baby E‘s full conversation with Rolling Stone after the jump below!

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Christina Milian Speaks On Watching Sports With Lil Wayne, Her Clothing Line & More

July 31, 2015 by Danny M

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Christina Milian Speaks On Watching Sports With Lil Wayne, Her Clothing Line & More

Dave Osokow from Campus Sports recently sat down with Christina Milian at her brand new store, We Are Pop Culture, on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles, California for a new episode of their “Timeout” series.

Christina spoke all about her We Are Pop Culture clothing brand, playing sports growing up, working out, Lil Wayne‘s favorite sports teams, both of them watching sport games together all the time, who her favorite athlete is, what her favorite movie of all time is, which music artist she would listen to if she could only choose one, if she would rather travel or sleep during a week off work, what her favorite number is, and gives advice to college kids.

You can watch the full interview after the jump below!

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