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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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Birdman Speaks On Drake’s Success & Explains Why He Is The Perfect Superstar

June 30, 2016 by Danny M

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Birdman Speaks On Drake Success & Explains Why He Is The Perfect Superstar

Billboard chopped it up with Birdman earlier this week on Monday and during their conversation, Baby was asked what he thinks about Drake‘s success.

Birdman mentioned that he always knew Drizzy would be a superstar since day one and explained why he is the perfect person to be one.

Hit the jump to read what Baby said about the 6 God in his interview!

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Andrew “Pop” Wansel Chats All About Nicki Minaj’s “Your Love” Single With GRAMMY Pro

June 25, 2016 by Danny M

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Andrew Pop Wansel Chats All About Nicki Minaj Your Love Single With GRAMMY Pro

GRAMMY Pro caught up with GRAMMY-nominated songwriter and producer Andrew “Pop” Wansel for their “Songwriter Week” series a couple of days ago to ask him all about Nicki Minaj‘s “Your Love” single, which was his very first hit.

Pop explained why he wrote the song, how he came up with the idea, sending it to Nicki by mistake, what he thinks makes the track memorable, how he feels when he hears it today, and more.

You can read everything the Philadelphia producer said about the Young Money Barbie and her “Your Love” single after the jump below!

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DJ Dahi Speaks On Producing Drake’s “U With Me?” & Reveals How It Was Nearly Left Off “VIEWS”

June 16, 2016 by Danny M

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One Of The Producers Behind Drake U With Me Off VIEWS Speaks On The Song

One of the producers behind Drake‘s “U With Me?” song off his VIEWS album, DJ Dahi, spoke with Genius about how the track came together and how it was almost left off VIEWS.

Dahi explained that he sent the beat to Drizzy Drake‘s manager Oliver El-Khatib, who told the producer that Drizzy loved it and was going to use it. However, an unfinished version of the song leaked in the summer of 2014.

Things didn’t look good for the track then, but Noah “40” Shebib (who also has production credits on the song) called up DJ Dahi to ensure him that the finished version of “U With Me?” will still be appearing on VIEWS. You can read the interview after the jump below!

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Jiminy Glick Interviews Drake During “Celebrity Sensations” On “Maya & Marty” [Video]

June 8, 2016 by Danny M

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Jiminy Glick Interviews Drake During Celebrity Sensations On Maya & Marty

Last night, Drake made an appearance on NBC’s new variety show “Maya & Marty” to sit down for an interview with Martin Short in character as Jiminy Glick.

In the hilarious 4-minute segment, Glick chatted with Drizzy Drake for his “Celebrity Sensations” show, but it was certainly awkward for Drizzy as he was asked about his penis and got called out for having “zero street cred”.

Hit the jump to check out the clip!

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Shanell Discusses Adele & If She Thinks White Artists Are Becoming The Face Of Black Music [Video]

June 6, 2016 by Danny M

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Shanell Discusses Adele & If She Thinks White Artists Are Becoming The Face Of Black Music

In part 3 of her interview with DJ Smallz, the Young Money Princess spoke on Adele‘s first week numbers for her 25 album, which was 3.38 million copies.

Shanell also shared her thoughts on if she thinks white music artists are becoming the face of black music.

Hit the jump to check out what SnL said!

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Cory Gunz Releases “Spot ‘Em” Music Video, Talks Big Pun, Skating With Lil Wayne & More With Kinship & Prime Cut

June 4, 2016 by Danny M

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Cory Gunz Releases Spot Em Music Video, Talks Big Pun, Skating With Lil Wayne & More With Kinship & Prime Cut

We saw a sneak peek a month ago, and now here is Cory Gunz‘ interview with directors Prime Cut and lifestyle brand Kinship for their “Off Top” series that was shot in The Bronx, New York City in April.

During their conversation, Cory spoke on Big Pun, the state of hip-hop, being into lyricism with a message, his dad Peter Gunz not wanting him to be a rapper, getting a DMX album for Christmas, growing up listening to Doggystyle and The Chronic, skateboarding, trying to follow Lil Wayne at doing a skateboard trick, says Wayne is a better skater than him, and more.

In the middle of the interview (see below), we can also see a new music video from the Young Money Gunna for a song called “Spot ‘Em“, which was produced by Dot N Pro and will appear on his upcoming Kriminal Minded EP.

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