Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At"

Lil Wayne also says that he listens to Odd Future, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Future, UGK, 8 Ball & MJG and A$AP Ferg.

Lil Wayne recently said he does not "know where Hip Hop is at," but added that he still has an appreciation for Odd Future, A$AP Ferg, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony and others. He also added that he enjoys "the old stuff" and is "amazed" by new music videos. 

"I listen to a lot of Odd Future," Lil Wayne said in an interview with XXL. "I’ve been listening to a lot of old stuff, though. Recently I’ve been listening to a lot of Bone Thugs, [E. 1999 Eternal], that album. I listen to a lot of UGK, a lot of 8Ball & MJG and that’s kind of it. As far as new, I listen to Future, to a lot of the older mixtape stuff [and] A$AP Ferg." 

While he listens to Odd Future, A$AP Ferg and Future, Wayne said that he is still "amazed" by new videos he sees. 

"I don’t know where Hip Hop is at," he said. "I just listen to the old stuff, and my television stay on SportsCenter. Even when I’m flipping through the channels, I stumble across MTV or BET or whatever, if I stop and watch that video it’s because I haven’t seen that video. I’m so amazed. I don’t know if it’s new. I don’t know who the person is."

Lil Wayne was also asked about his I Am Not a Human Being II project. This was his attempt at being "underground," he said. 

"Overall I felt good about the project because I approached it in a manner of—and this may sound silly—trying to be underground."

In 2011, Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator spoke about a speech Wayne gave him at an award show. “I wanted to kind of fan out and shit," Tyler said. "He gave me a speech about how happy he was that I won a [MTV] VMA and that seeing my mom go crazy kind of made him feel like he won it too, because that shit was real as fuck."

Last year, Lil Wayne performed with Odd Future in Los Angeles as part of OF's Camp Flog Gnaw tour. 

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  • imho

    thank god for people like k lamar, krit, even yes drake hes nice. i know alot of ppl on DX hate on him but hes can rap

  • KING YEBO

    MOST ALBUMS WORTH LISTENING TO ARE THE ALBUMS WITH LIL WAYNE FEATURE SO PROBABLY HE HEARD THEM. THAT'S WHERE HIP HOP IS AT - IN WAYNE'S (AND KANYE'S, LUPE'S, DRAKE'S AND GUCCI'S) HANDS.

  • Yep

    That's what I'm listening to right now too, Bone thugs album E.1999, classic Hip Hop is Dead

  • WHITE MANS LAND

    FUCK ALL U BLACK MOTHER FUCKERS

  • SLinZek

    Wayne and everyone else needs to shut the flip up about Hip-Hop. When it is ready you will hear it again. Until then pay those dollars to the lower level music creators.

  • lil wayne sucks dick

    FUCK WAYNE!..NOT BRUCE..LIL!

  • Anonymous

    this nigga is single handedly responsible for most of the trash music thats out these days

  • Anonymous

    wayne doesnt evn listen to real music Grap Luva - Neva Done'

  • Asc1ence

    Hiphop is alive and well hiphopaliveandwell.blogspot.com

  • georgel

    Its not in your music you gremlin goblin looking motherfucker

  • Anonymous

    hip hop is alive and well... in my bedroom

  • Anonymous

    fuck drkae duck lil wayne fuck birdman fuck ymcmb

  • Anonymous

    FUCK LIL BITCH TECH 9 IS BETTER.

  • Anonymous

    how can you know where hip hop is at,when you destroyed it!

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  • xx004

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWvSwaC4Kg8

  • xx004

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pC1YuWwgKP4

  • Anonymous

    This is coming from the guy the got the ball rolling for this bullshit..

  • Anonymous

    SOMEWHERE IN AMERICA LIL WANYE IS GIVING DRAKE A LAP DANCE.

  • 614grind

    He don't know where Hip Hop is at? Negro, you took it to where it's at.

  • Anonymous

    wayne just retire

  • So Icy Boi!

    as a close friend of Lil Wayne, I can confirm Weezy is confused bout hip hop cause he is da best rapper alive and he is tired of wack MC's like Jay-Z, J Cole or Kendrick Lamar... deir low album sales show how dey suck on da mic. Human Being II best selling album of 2013 but RIAA and Billboard tryin to boycott YMCMB so dey send fake datas... swag

  • i kno what hip hop is

    Elzhi - big F.U that raw essence still breathin we need royce to do some underground shit detroit underground craazy

  • Anonymous

    listen to ELZHI lyrical genius lil wayne garbage he dont even kno what hip hop is

  • xx004

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fo8tr4DjVaM

  • xx004

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KsnAk6tjsts

  • sxxx9

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ExH5VU5iq9Q

  • hhahahahhhah

    this is like your weed dealer calling you out for smoking to much weed

  • shadyari

    you aint hip hop wayne!!

  • Mr. Truth

    Wayne hasn't been Hip Hop since the immortal 'THA CARTER II'. Listen to 'Tha Mobb' 'Money On My Mind' 'Hustla Musik' and these three tracks here 'Fly In, Carter II, Fly Out'... ...then listen to 'I Am Not A Human Being II' or hell, 'The Carter III' you will quickly see how much Wayne regressed on the mic. Dude lost it a long time ago. Fans need to move on if they're not feeling homey anymore and Wayne needs to acknowledge he's spitting garbage over corny beats OR go back to Carter II flow. PERIOD!

    • ^

      Using autotune is not using your own artistic direction. Carter III was so forcefed you just thought it was good.

    • Violator

      Carter II was fiya, but Carter III is musically the best album Wayne put out. Problem wit ya'll small minded niggas is you think Rap/Hiphop (whatever u wanna call it) is about lyrics and being real and sh*t. Carter III had 4 huge hits on it, and wayne did it not by copying the industry but just by following his own artistic direction

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  • Bulletproof Wallets

    Wayne is the first person I have ever heard say they listen to Odd Future

  • COCA

    "HIP HOP SAYS HE DOESN'T KNOW WHERE LIL WAYNE IS AT"

  • Ja Rule Army

    Jeffrey Atkins (born February 29, 1976),[2] better known by his stage name, Ja Rule, is an American rapper, singer, and actor from Queens, New York. Born in Hollis, Queens, he debuted in 1999 with Venni Vetti Vecci and its single "Holla Holla". From 1999 to 2005, Ja Rule had several hits that made the top 20 of the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart, including "Between Me and You" with Christina Milian, "I'm Real (Murder Remix)" with Jennifer Lopez, "Always on Time" with Ashanti, "Mesmerize" also with Ashanti, and "Wonderful" with R. Kelly and Ashanti. During the 2000s, Ja Rule was signed to The Inc. Records, which was formerly known as Murder Inc. and was led by Irv Gotti. He is also known for some well-publicized feuds with other rappers (in particular 50 Cent and Eminem). Early life Atkins was born in the Queens borough of New York City.[2] He was raised as a Jehovah's Witness by his mother, health care worker Debra Atkins,[3] and grandparents. At the age of five his sister died from breathing complications, leaving him as an only child. He attended Public School 134 in Hollis, a school he has described as having a predominantly black student body. He said he got into many fights at the school because of his small size, so his mother transferred him to Middle School 172 in Glen Oaks, which he described as a "white school".[4] Music career Atkins began his rap career in 1993 with his classic hip hop group Cash Money Click. He told Curtis Waller of MTV News that his stage name "Ja Rule" came from a friend who addressed him by that name; other friends called him "Ja".[5] In 1995, he made his first appearance on Mic Geronimo's "Time to Build" which featured Jay-Z and DMX, who were also in their early stages of their careers. In 1998 he had signed with Def Jam, and was also featured on Jay-Z's hit single "Can I Get A..." along with Amil which Ja Rule wrote the hook, and was going to be a Ja Rule solo song, until Jay-Z heard the track. Venni Vetti Vecci (1999) Ja Rule's debut album Venni Vetti Vecci was released in 1999, peaking at #3 on the Billboard 200 with 184,000 copies sold in its first week and eventually reached platinum status in the US due to the popularity of the hit single, "Holla Holla" which reached #35 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.[6][7] Rule 3:36 (2000) Ja Rule returned in 2000 with his new single "Between Me and You", which featured Christina Milian which would end up getting Top 40 airplay. "Between Me and You" reached number 11 on the Billboard Hot 100, and the second single "Put It on Me" featuring Vita and Lil' Mo reached number 8 on the Billboard Hot 100.[6] The music video for "Put It on Me" had also topped the MTV Video Countdown for a week. The second album, Rule 3:36, was released on October 10, 2000 and had debuted at number 1 on the Billboard 200 with 276,000 copies in its first week, making it Ja Rule's first number one album. The album would be certified triple platinum by the RIAA.[7] Pain Is Love (2001) Ja Rule released his third studio album, Pain Is Love on October 2, 2001 and is considered to be Ja Rule's most commercially successful album of his career. The album spawned three top ten singles, two of them reaching number 1. The first single, "Livin' It Up", featuring Case, reached number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100, and the second single "Always on Time", which featured Ashanti ended up being Ja Rule's first number 1 hit to top the Billboard Hot 100.[6] The remix of Jennifer Lopez's "I'm Real" which features Ja Rule, also topped the Billboard Hot 100. Like its predecessor, Pain Is Love topped the Billboard 200 with first-week sales of 361,000 copies and was certified triple platinum by the RIAA.[7] The album would also receive a Grammy nomination in 2002 for Best Rap Album. By 2007, 3.6 million copies of Pain Is Love had been sold.[8] The Last Temptation (2002) The Last Temptation, Ja Rule's fourth album, was released on November 19, 2002. It featured two hit singles; "Thug Lovin'" (peaked at number 42 on the Billboard Hot 100), and "Mesmerize" another duet with Ashanti (peaked at number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100).[6] The Last Temptation debuted at number 4 on the Billboard 200 with first-week sales of 237,000 copies and was certified Platinum by the RIAA in December 2002.[7][9] Blood in My Eye (2003) Ja Rule's fifth album Blood in My Eye, was released on November 4, 2003 under the "Murder Inc." label, which renamed itself "The Inc." several days after the album release. The album was originally planned to be a mixtape, but Murder Inc. had ordered Ja Rule to release an album each year based on the requirements of his contract. The album was described as a "hate" album, directed at artists on G-Unit/Shady/Aftermath. It spawned one hit single, "Clap Back" which reached number 44 on the Billboard Hot 100 and had won him a Source Award for "Fat Tape" song of the year. It peaked at number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100, selling 139,000 copies in its first week of release. It has since sold over 468,000 copies in the U.S.[9] In October 2003, Ja Rule met with Minister Louis Farrakhan, who wanted to intervene and prevent escalating violence in the feud between Ja Rule and 50 Cent.[10] R.U.L.E. (2004) Ja Rule's sixth studio album R.U.L.E. was released in November 2004 debuting at number 7 selling 166,000 copies in its first week of release. Its lead single was "Wonderful" featuring R. Kelly and Ashanti peaked at number 5 on the Billboard Hot 100. The single was followed by the street anthem "New York" featuring Fat Joe and Jadakiss which charted at number 27 on the Billboard Hot 100. The third single was the love song "Caught Up" featuring Lloyd which had failed to make an impact on the Billboard Hot 100. The RIAA certified R.U.L.E. Gold on January 14, 2005,[7] and by October 2007, the album had sold 658,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan.[8] Hiatus, departure from Def Jam and leaving The Inc. Records (20052009) Ja Rule performing in Fort Hood, Texas, May 13, 2005 On December 6, 2005, The Inc. released Exodus, a greatest hits album whose only new tracks were the song "Me" and intro and outro tracks. Exodus was the last album on Ja Rule's contract with The Inc. After the release of this compilation, Ja Rule took a hiatus from recording music.[2] In 2005, The Inc. Records came under investigation because of drug trades by Kenneth "Supreme" McGriff, who was associated with Irv Gotti.[11] This led to Def Jam Recordings refusing to renew The Inc.'s contract. From 2005 to 2006, Gotti searched for other labels until finally reaching a deal with Universal Records (part of the same company as Def Jam). The Mirror and Mpire Music Group (2009) After leaving Murder Inc. Records in 2009, Ja Rule founded his own independent label, Mpire Music Group and recruited new artists while still maintaining friendship with Irv Gotti. The Mirror was to be Ja Rule's seventh album and set for a 2007 release date, however, due to poor reception to singles (partly believed to be due to his beef with 50 Cent), it was pushed back. Tracks from the album leaked online, leading Ja Rule to re-record the album. He eventually decided to release it as a free download in 2009. Pain Is Love 2, prison and Renaissance Project (2012present) In February 2011, it was announced that Ja Rule started working on another album called Pain Is Love 2, naming it after the original 2001 triple platinum album (Pain Is Love). It was planned to have production from the producers on the original Pain Is Love album in order to "recreate magic". Most of the production would be done by 7 Aurelius (who co-produced "Down Ass Bitch"), while Irv Gotti was the executive producer of the album. He had planned on releasing it June 7, although later decided to delay the release date in order to allow more time to perfect the "level and quality of the records" and to avoid "doing an injustice to [his] fans".[12][13][14] Pain Is Love 2 was slated for an October 11, 2011 release date but was pushed back to February 28, 2012.[15] To make up for the delay Ja Rule released a new track called "Falling to Pieces" which was produced by 7 Aurelius. The song samples The Script's "Breakeven".[16][17] On October 2, 2011, another track called "Spun a Web" was released, which was also produced 7 Aurelius and samples Coldplay's "Trouble". The following day a teaser music video premiered on YouTube and the official music video was released on October 11.[18] Pain Is Love 2 was finally released on February 28, 2012, while Ja Rule was serving a two-year sentence in prison for gun possession. Renaissance Project is the upcoming eighth studio album by Ja Rule which has yet to have a confirmed release date. Recording sessions for the album took place primarily at Mpire Studios in NYC Studio during 2008 to 2011. Production was handled by Rule and several others, including Benzino, 7 Aurelius and Buck 3000. Most of the tracks that were meant for the Renaissance were transferred over to Pain Is Love 2. Ja Rule was set to be released from prison on July 28, 2013, but on May 7, 2013, he was released early.[19] He then announced that a new album is on the way and he is getting offers from major labels and artists wanting to collaborate with him. N.O.R.E announced that Ja will be on a remix to one of the tracks off his latest album, Student of the Game. He is then set to go out on his tour, "40 Days, 40 Nights" tour. Acting career Aside from rapping, Ja Rule has established a career as an actor, his first film was a buddy movie with Pras, he famously appeared in The Fast and the Furious. In 2004, he appeared in several movies including Back in The Day with Ving Rhames and Pam Grier and Half Past Dead as Steven Seagal's co-star. He also starred in the movies The Cookout with Queen Latifah and Assault on Precinct 13. Personal life Family In April 2001, Ja Rule married Aisha Murray.[20][21][22][23] He also has three children; Brittany (born 1995), Jeff Jr Atkins (born 2000), and Jordan Atkins (born 2004).[24][25] Legal issues In 2003, he allegedly punched a man in Toronto, who later sued Ja Rule. The issue was settled out of court.[26] In 2004, police investigated whether a feud involving The Inc. led to a fatal shooting outside a nightclub party hosted by Ja Rule and Leon Richardson where they thought he shot Proof of D12.[27][28] On July 1, 2004, Ja Rule was arrested with Don Rhys for driving with a suspended license and possessing marijuana.[29] In July 2007, Ja Rule was arrested for gun and drug possession charges along with Lil Wayne, and Don Rhys who served eight months in prison during 2010 for attempted possession of a weapon stemming from the arrest.[30][31][32] New York Supreme Court judge Richard Carruthers rejected Ja Rule's argument that the gun was illegally obtained evidence.[33][34] On December 13, 2010, Ja Rule received a two-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to attempted possession of a weapon after the aforementioned 2007 concert. On March 8, 2011 Ja Rule's surrender date for his two-year prison sentence was set for June 8.[35] His publicist said that Ja Rule will turn himself in to authorities. He will go to Rikers Island first, then be sent to a state facility in Upstate New York.[36] In July 2011, Ja Rule received an additional 28-month prison sentence for tax evasion, to run concurrently with his state term, failing to pay taxes on more than $3 million in earnings between 20042006.[37] He was released from state prison on February 21, 2013, but was immediately taken into federal custody for the tax case, for which he has less than six months remaining on his sentence.[38] Ja Rule was held in Brooklyn's Metropolitan Detention Center and was set be released in July 28, 2013. On May 7, 2013, Ja Rule was released from prison early.[19][39] Feuds 50 Cent/G-Unit Records Before signing with Interscope Records, 50 Cent engaged in a well-publicized feud with Ja Rule and his label Murder Inc. Records. 50 Cent claimed that the feud began in 1999 after Ja Rule spotted him with a man who robbed him of his jewelry and also because of Ja Rule "trying to be Tupac".[citation needed] However, Ja Rule claimed the conflict stemmed from a video shoot in Queens because 50 Cent did not like Ja Rule "getting so much love" from the neighborhood.[40] A confrontation occurred in a New York studio where rapper Black Child, a Murder Inc. artist, stabbed 50 Cent, which resulted in him having three stitches.[4] In his book, 50 Cent details how Kenneth "Supreme" McGriff tried to resolve the conflict between him and Ja Rule. Allegedly, McGriff asked 50 Cent to leave them alone because of the money involved. 50 Cent insinuated the conflict had something to do with the shooting where he was ambushed and shot. Since then, Black Child publicly insulted 50 Cent twice in "There's a Snitch in the Club", and "You the Wanksta". In both songs, Black Child details violent actions directed toward 50 Cent.[4] The exchange of insult tracks released from both parties culminated in Ja Rule releasing Blood in My Eye, which was an album that returned additional insults to 50 Cent. Ja Rule eventually tried to quash the feud with 50 Cent by using minister Louis Farrakhan in a televised interview. However, the attempt at peace lost credibility as the interview was scheduled a day before Blood in My Eye was released. As a result, most fans, along with 50 Cent, dismissed the interview as a blatant publicity stunt. Because of the ongoing feud between the two, 50 Cent's labelmates Eminem, Dr. Dre, Obie Trice, D12, DMX, and Busta Rhymes also became involved and released tracks which insulted Ja Rule.[4] Ja Rule later released R.U.L.E. with the successful single "New York" featuring Jadakiss and Fat Joe in which Ja Rule took subliminal shots at 50 Cent. This single prompted 50 Cent to enter a feud with the two featured artists (see article on "Piggy Bank" for details). Although it seemed that the feud was over, Ja Rule returned with a track entitled "21 Gunz".[41] In response, Lloyd Banks and 50 Cent released the track "Return of Ja Fool" on Lloyd Banks' mixtape Mo Money in the Bank Pt. 4, Gang Green Season Starts Now.[41] 50 Cent claimed in 2010 that Ja Rule's beef with him and Shady/Aftermath has ruined Ja's career saying "We just ripped the nigga apart and he hasn't and can't come back from it." In an interview with MTV, Ja Rule stated that his album, The Mirror, would not be continuing any past feuds that he has engaged in. He said: There was a lot of things I wanted to say, and I didn't want there to be any bitter records on the album. Because I'm not bitter about anything that happened [in the past few years].[42] In May 2011, it was confirmed that both Ja Rule and 50 Cent ended the feud. Ja Rule said "I'm cool. We ain't beefing no more. We'll never collaborate. That's just what it is. You don't have to be at war with somebody, but it's also kind of like U.S. and another country that they may not get along with. We don't gotta go to war, but we're not friends either. But we can coincide inside of a world. He's doing him, and he's not thinking about me, and I'm doing me and I'm not thinking about him."[43] Shady/Aftermath The conflict started after 50 Cent signed to Shady Records and Aftermath. Ja Rule stated that he had a problem with Eminem and Dr. Dre for signing someone he disliked.[44] The conflict escalated when Ja Rule released "Loose Change", in which he insulted 50 Cent, called Eminem by the name "Feminem", called Dr. Dre bisexual, and claimed that Suge Knight knew of Dre "bringing transvestites home". The song also includes lyrics that insulted Eminem's family (most notably his daughter) and acquaintances.[44] After the "diss" track mentioned earlier Eminem and his group D12 made the songs "go to sleep" and "do rae mi" respectively Busta Rhymes joined the conflict when he was featured on the track "Hail Mary 2003", with Eminem and 50 Cent. The song, a remake of Tupac Shakur's song "Hail Mary", was done partially as a response to Ja Rule's remake of another Tupac song, "Pain" (retitled "So Much Pain"). The rappers felt that Rule could never amount to Tupac, and so they made the track, mocking him for trying to "imitate" the deceased rap icon. Eminem prevented Ja Rule from appearing on any of the "new" Tupac songs he produced, including those on Loyal to the Game.[45] Discography Main article: Ja Rule discography Studio albums 1999: Venni Vetti Vecci 2000: Rule 3:36 2001: Pain Is Love 2002: The Last Temptation 2003: Blood in My Eye 2004: R.U.L.E. 2012: Pain Is Love 2[46] TBA: Renaissance Project[46] Independent album 2009: The Mirror Compilation albums 2005: Exodus 2012: Icon Awards and nominations Year Award/Nomination 2001 Source Hip-Hop Music Award Won for Single of the Year "Put It on Me" MTV Video Music Awards nomination for Best Rap Video "Put It on Me" 2002 MTV Video Music Awards Won for Best Hip-Hop Video "I'm Real (Murder Remix)" MTV Video Music Awards nominated for Best Hip-Hop Video "Always on Time" American Music Award nominated for Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist Grammy Awards nominated for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group "Put It on Me" Grammy Awards nominated for Best Rap Album Pain Is Love Grammy Awards nominated for Best Rap/Song Collaboration "Livin' It Up" World Music Awards Won for World's Best-Selling Rap Artist BET Awards Won for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist Artist GQ Men of the Year Award Won for Musician of the Year Teen Choice Awards Won for Male Artist of the Year NAACP Image Awards Won for Best Rap/Hip-Hop Artist Soul Train Music Award nomination for Best Rap/Soul or Rap Album of the Year Pain Is Love 2003 Source Award Won for R&B/Rap Collaboration of the Year "Thug Lovin'" American Music Award nomination for Favorite Hip-Hop/R&B Male Artist Grammy Awards nomination for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration "Always on Time" 2004 Source Award Won for Phat Tape Song of the Year "Clap Back" 2009 MTV Video Music Brasil nomination for Hit do Ano (Song of the Year) "Fly" Filmography Film Year Film/Television Role Notes 2000 Turn It Up David 'Gage' Williams Alongside Jason Statham and Pras. 2001 The Fast and the Furious Edwin Plays a supporting role as a street racer. 2002 Half Past Dead Nicolas 'Nick' Frazier Though a sequel was made, Ja Rule did not star in it. 2003 Crime Partners Hitman 2003 Pauly Shore Is Dead Himself 2003 Scary Movie 3 Agent Thompson Minor role 2004 The Cookout Bling Bling/Percival Assmackey 2004 Shall We Dance Hip Hop bar performer 2005 Back in the Day Reggie Alongside Ving Rhames 2005 Assault on Precinct 13 Smiley Supporting role 2006 South Beach Donnie Fox T.V. Series "The S.B."(episode 7) 2006 Furnace Terrence Dufresne 2008 Ja Rule:2005 Himself A concert from his 2005 European tour, plus bonus tracks and interviews. 2009 Just Another Day Himself 2009 Don't Fade Away Foster . 2009 Kiss and Tail: The Hollywood Jumpoff Himself[47] 2010 Wrong Side of Town Razor Alongside wrestlers; Batista & Rob Van Dam 2011 I'm in Love with a Church Girl Miles Montego His real son plays the younger version of himself, Miles. 2012 The Cookout 2 Bling Bling Sequel to The Cookout 2013 Goat Willie Davis Post-production

    • Anonymous

      Go to sleep....betoch

    • Anonymous

      after reading this commentary, I only have one word about ja rule...weak link with female tendencies. Look how many other cool rappers went at him, singling out ja rule for his...uummm.....tendencies. ja rule will be the first and last 'wanksta' rapper in hip hop history. thanks to 50...lol

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    Home > News > Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" by Andres Tardio posted July 31, 2013 at 1:30PM EST | 119 comments Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne also says that he listens to Odd Future, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Future, UGK, 8 Ball & MJG and A$AP Ferg. Lil Wayne recently said he does not "know where Hip Hop is at," but added that he still has an appreciation for Odd Future, A$AP Ferg, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony and others. He also added that he enjoys "the old stuff" and is "amazed" by new music videos. "I listen to a lot of Odd Future," Lil Wayne said in an interview with XXL. "Ive been listening to a lot of old stuff, though. Recently Ive been listening to a lot of Bone Thugs, [E. 1999 Eternal], that album. I listen to a lot of UGK, a lot of 8Ball & MJG and thats kind of it. As far as new, I listen to Future, to a lot of the older mixtape stuff [and] A$AP Ferg." While he listens to Odd Future, A$AP Ferg and Future, Wayne said that he is still "amazed" by new videos he sees. "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," he said. "I just listen to the old stuff, and my television stay on SportsCenter. Even when Im flipping through the channels, I stumble across MTV or BET or whatever, if I stop and watch that video its because I havent seen that video. Im so amazed. I dont know if its new. I dont know who the person is." Lil Wayne was also asked about his I Am Not a Human Being II project. This was his attempt at being "underground," he said. "Overall I felt good about the project because I approached it in a manner ofand this may sound sillytrying to be underground." In 2011, Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator spoke about a speech Wayne gave him at an award show. I wanted to kind of fan out and shit," Tyler said. "He gave me a speech about how happy he was that I won a [MTV] VMA and that seeing my mom go crazy kind of made him feel like he won it too, because that shit was real as fuck." Last year, Lil Wayne performed with Odd Future in Los Angeles as part of OF's Camp Flog Gnaw tour. RELATED: Lil Wayne Performs With Odd Future In Los Angeles, California More News On HipHopDX Flavor Flav Explains Why Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar & Drake Music Is "Not Hip Hop" T.I. Says He Would've Killed George Zimmerman If He Was Trayvon Martin's Father Hip Hop Album Sales: The Week Ending 7/28/2013 2 Chainz Says Kanye West Told Him Not To Put Jay-Z On "B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time" Soulja Boy "Life After Fame" Cover Art, Tracklist, Download & Mixtape Stream Share This Share on facebookShare on Facebook Share on twitterShare on Twitter Share on emailEmail to a Friend More Sharing ServicesMore Sharing Options Add New Comment Got an account with one of these? Log in here, or just enter your info and leave a comment below. * required field Your Name * Your Email * Your Website Your Comment: Post Comment Comments 119 posts Eye Control: Drake type of nigga to go to a jail and slam the soap on the shower floor. Drake the type of nigga to wave at the police. Drake the type of nigga to bring roses to a strip club. Drake's the type of nigga that reminds the teacher he has detention. Drake is the type of nigga who sets his alarm to 11:11 to make a wish. Drake the type of nigga that tell his girl before sex, "we dont have to do this. Drake the type of nigga who struggles to decide which end of the burrito to eat. Drake the type of nigga to spray cologne to air then shimmy into the mist. Drake the type of nigga to test the water with his toes before he goes in to the pool. Drake the type of nigga that plays grand theft auto without using cheat codes. Drake the type of nigga who lets a fish go after catching it. Drake is the type of nigga to fart when he's home alone and say excuse me" Drake the type of nigga to bring the teacher an apple to class. Drake the type of nigga who keeps a diary. drake the type of nigga who stops at traffic lights in GTA. Drake the type of nigga that cries after watching Titanic. Drake that type of nigga that drops the joint during a rotation. Drake the type of nigga that sucks a dick and calls the other nigga gay. Drake the type of nigga to get slapped by his girl and say, " i deserved that. Drake the type of nigga that'll have his mom pick him up from work. Posted5 minutes ago | Reply OnlyHipHop: Another reason I'm not as big of a fan of his like I once was back in the 90s. He clearly has done to many drugs to realize how pop he has gone. Postedan hour ago | Reply OC: says the guy who is only capable of spitting leaned out verses about his dick Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: dude is a disgrace to hiphop Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: shit....lil wayne don't know where he's at.. Posted2 hours ago | Reply @N8ShortPolitrix: I dont think anyone knows where Hip hop is right now , but its definitely a beautiful place. If you keep your ear to the street you can find any style of Hip Hop you want . And with the internet the good music is out their you just gotta sift through all the BS to find it. Posted2 hours ago | Reply Captain Obvious: "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," Which is evident when listening to his music. He never knew where hip hop was at. Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: I Am Not A Human Being II "underground"??? hahahahahhahaahah! I literally laughed out loud at that statement. What a clown. Posted3 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Just another example of queers listening to odd future Posted3 hours ago | Reply garfatron: Yealawolf is a better skater than Wheezy & Pharrell combined. Posted3 hours ago | Reply anon: because of the newcomers in hip hop such as kendrick, wale, & cole. i love the state of hip hop. done with all that ratchet ass shit tyga & ymcmb be putting out Posted3 hours ago | Reply garfatron: Little Wheezy has never known where Hip-Hop is at. Ever since he was on Diplomats joints looking like he was actually visually impaired, dud has never had a clue. Posted3 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Ja rule got the rap game by the balls Posted4 hours ago | Reply #RuleTalk: Cosign murdaaaa!!! Posted4 hours ago | Reply Gucci The Realest: Gucci Mane = realest rapper ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - T.I. snitch to the feds - Young Jeezy was never bmf - 50 Cent snitch and was never in jail but a youthcamp - Game was never a banger but lived the life of his brother in his lyrics - Nas Escobar never sold drugs - Ice Cube never was a gangbanger - Dr Dre never was a gangbanger - 2pac was a ballerina and never sold drugs after he become famous he was doing some stupid stuff like beating and shooting at people because he though he could get away with it. Without Suge Knight 2pac was just a skinny motherfucker. Oh and i like his music so fuck you. - Mobb deep are the biggiest pussies in rap they are short as midgets and keep talking this g shit but never did g shit. Posted4 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Gucci sucked cock in prison Posted3 hours ago Tom: Get a life man. Rap is ENTERTAINMENT, who cares if they never sold drugs or been to jail. But you seriously need a life. Posted3 hours ago YEBO: BEST ALBUMS OF ALL-TIME LIL WAYNE- ME AGAINST THE WORLD/ALL EYEZ ON ME RICK ROSS- READY TO DIE/LIFE AFTER DEATH CHIEF KEEF- GOOD KID, MAAD CITY FUTURE- ILLMATIC/IT WAS WRITTEN/LIFE IS GOOD FRENCH MONTANA- GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN' BIRDMAN- THE CHRONIC/2001 2 CHAINZ- DOGGYSTYLE NICKI MINAJ- THE MISEDUCATION OF NICKI MINAJ FLO RIDA- REASONABLE DOUBT/THE BLUEPRINT SOULJA BOY- SOULJA BOY LP/THE DEANDRE WAY LP/THE SOULJA BOY SHOW JUSTIN BIEBER- OFF THE WALL/THRILLER/BAD/DANGEROUS RICH GANG- ENTER THE RICH GANG: 36 CHAMBERS BIRDMAN/LIL WAYNE- PAID IN FULL Posted4 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: u smoking Posted4 hours ago Anonymous: You* Posted3 hours ago Anonymous: Best troll ever. Posted3 hours ago dentaldamboy: Hiphop is being revived by Rich Gang as I write this. Posted4 hours ago | Reply Ja Rule Army: hell no. Murder Inc reviving this bitch. Its Murder!!!!!!!! Posted4 hours ago Anonymous: odd future whack as fuck Posted4 hours ago | Reply Cash_Money_Killaz: Well hiphop is NOT at YMCMB. Kill yourself. You ugly midget! Posted4 hours ago | Reply Lil Wayne: why you mad? Posted4 hours ago Paulo: Wayne hasn't known where hip-hop is since The Carter III Posted4 hours ago | Reply wallah: how bout since he was born coz he was never great Posted4 hours ago nigga creep: That's cause he aint hip hop or an m.c. Hes a weak ass studio rapper that aint never been bout that life he claims. Posted5 hours ago | Reply McGee: Hip hop is in a better place than it was just a few years ago. Artists like Kendrick, Cole, KRIT are some newcomers that are putting out good shit, especially KRIT. His Return of 4Eva mixtape was one of the best I've heard in a while, and King Remembered In Time is right there with it. Some vets are still putting out quality music too; Tech N9ne, Chamillionaire put out a solid EP with Reignfall in preparation for Poison to drop, Ghostface's 12 Reasons to Die, Nas's Life is Good, etc. Wayne doesn't know where hip hop is because he's not hip hop, he helped kill it. Now others are resurrecting it. Posted5 hours ago | Reply Chris Etrata: Jay Z and Kayne are back as well. Posted5 hours ago Anonymous: Its interesting that everyone keeps stating the obvious with this comment^ "I dont know where hip hop is at"" Because you're not hip hop Wayne. Sorry. What, You didnt know it when you just said you dont even pay attention to the scene.... You're listening to old school tapes like Bone thugs, and new school garbage like Odd Future because you're a confused individual who's entire identity came from a marketing board. If you were in fact "real as fuck" you'd eat sleep and breathe hip hop like the rest of us. But its just an ancillary passing interest to you. You dont know who you are, only who you "want" to be Thats why your halfhearted "attempts" to be "underground" are phony and chock full o fail. I am not a human being 2 has more writers and producers than a season of Star Trek. You fake ass phoning it in phony sucker ass lame. You wouldn't know underground if you touched the third rail Posted6 hours ago | Reply VaDos: Cosign 100% Posted5 hours ago Anonymous: its too late wayne to realized u sold ur sold....ur Pop, and there's no turning back. You want underground....Bing...King Los....that nigga is nazty Posted6 hours ago | Reply A Person: When you look at hip hop, while there is a lot of great music being made right now (Run the Jewels, Twelve Reasons to Die, Legends Never Die, etc.), the stuff that is popular is mostly utter trash, and I haven't heard any true classics in a while, even if there are a good handful of recent albums that I have a lot of love for. I think the most recent album that I would consider a classic is either Trophies which was a showcase in amazing production and great lyricism, or Life is Good which was probably the best Nas album since Stillmatic (though the ones in between were all dope, his only average sounding album is Nastradamus, it wasn't even horrible, only horrible by the standard that he set for himself), RAP Music also deserves an honorable mention. And maybe, just maybe Twelve Reasons to Die The Brown Tape is up there. I mean, I can't speak for everybody, but it seems like the best music is made by artists that aren't exactly that young. We need more lyricists these days, I mean, that is what the whole concept of the emcee is built on. Posted6 hours ago | Reply A Person: for reference, here are some other albums that I loved, Czarface, Dice Game, The Ghetto's Tryna Kill Me, The Chase, Kool Herc Fertile Crescent, ESGN, Keynote Speaker, stuff like that, there are others, but I am blanking on them right now. Posted6 hours ago Home > News > Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" by Andres Tardio posted July 31, 2013 at 1:30PM EST | 119 comments Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne also says that he listens to Odd Future, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Future, UGK, 8 Ball & MJG and A$AP Ferg. Lil Wayne recently said he does not "know where Hip Hop is at," but added that he still has an appreciation for Odd Future, A$AP Ferg, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony and others. He also added that he enjoys "the old stuff" and is "amazed" by new music videos. "I listen to a lot of Odd Future," Lil Wayne said in an interview with XXL. "Ive been listening to a lot of old stuff, though. Recently Ive been listening to a lot of Bone Thugs, [E. 1999 Eternal], that album. I listen to a lot of UGK, a lot of 8Ball & MJG and thats kind of it. As far as new, I listen to Future, to a lot of the older mixtape stuff [and] A$AP Ferg." While he listens to Odd Future, A$AP Ferg and Future, Wayne said that he is still "amazed" by new videos he sees. "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," he said. "I just listen to the old stuff, and my television stay on SportsCenter. Even when Im flipping through the channels, I stumble across MTV or BET or whatever, if I stop and watch that video its because I havent seen that video. Im so amazed. I dont know if its new. I dont know who the person is." Lil Wayne was also asked about his I Am Not a Human Being II project. This was his attempt at being "underground," he said. "Overall I felt good about the project because I approached it in a manner ofand this may sound sillytrying to be underground." In 2011, Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator spoke about a speech Wayne gave him at an award show. I wanted to kind of fan out and shit," Tyler said. "He gave me a speech about how happy he was that I won a [MTV] VMA and that seeing my mom go crazy kind of made him feel like he won it too, because that shit was real as fuck." Last year, Lil Wayne performed with Odd Future in Los Angeles as part of OF's Camp Flog Gnaw tour. RELATED: Lil Wayne Performs With Odd Future In Los Angeles, California More News On HipHopDX Flavor Flav Explains Why Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar & Drake Music Is "Not Hip Hop" T.I. Says He Would've Killed George Zimmerman If He Was Trayvon Martin's Father Hip Hop Album Sales: The Week Ending 7/28/2013 2 Chainz Says Kanye West Told Him Not To Put Jay-Z On "B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time" Soulja Boy "Life After Fame" Cover Art, Tracklist, Download & Mixtape Stream Share This Share on facebookShare on Facebook Share on twitterShare on Twitter Share on emailEmail to a Friend More Sharing ServicesMore Sharing Options Add New Comment Got an account with one of these? Log in here, or just enter your info and leave a comment below. * required field Your Name * Your Email * Your Website Your Comment: Post Comment Comments 119 posts Eye Control: Drake type of nigga to go to a jail and slam the soap on the shower floor. Drake the type of nigga to wave at the police. Drake the type of nigga to bring roses to a strip club. Drake's the type of nigga that reminds the teacher he has detention. Drake is the type of nigga who sets his alarm to 11:11 to make a wish. Drake the type of nigga that tell his girl before sex, "we dont have to do this. Drake the type of nigga who struggles to decide which end of the burrito to eat. Drake the type of nigga to spray cologne to air then shimmy into the mist. Drake the type of nigga to test the water with his toes before he goes in to the pool. Drake the type of nigga that plays grand theft auto without using cheat codes. Drake the type of nigga who lets a fish go after catching it. Drake is the type of nigga to fart when he's home alone and say excuse me" Drake the type of nigga to bring the teacher an apple to class. Drake the type of nigga who keeps a diary. drake the type of nigga who stops at traffic lights in GTA. Drake the type of nigga that cries after watching Titanic. Drake that type of nigga that drops the joint during a rotation. Drake the type of nigga that sucks a dick and calls the other nigga gay. Drake the type of nigga to get slapped by his girl and say, " i deserved that. Drake the type of nigga that'll have his mom pick him up from work. Posted5 minutes ago | Reply OnlyHipHop: Another reason I'm not as big of a fan of his like I once was back in the 90s. He clearly has done to many drugs to realize how pop he has gone. Postedan hour ago | Reply OC: says the guy who is only capable of spitting leaned out verses about his dick Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: dude is a disgrace to hiphop Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: shit....lil wayne don't know where he's at.. Posted2 hours ago | Reply @N8ShortPolitrix: I dont think anyone knows where Hip hop is right now , but its definitely a beautiful place. If you keep your ear to the street you can find any style of Hip Hop you want . And with the internet the good music is out their you just gotta sift through all the BS to find it. Posted2 hours ago | Reply Captain Obvious: "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," Which is evident when listening to his music. He never knew where hip hop was at. Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: I Am Not A Human Being II "underground"??? hahahahahhahaahah! I literally laughed out loud at that statement. What a clown. Posted3 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Just another example of queers listening to odd future Posted3 hours ago | Reply garfatron: Yealawolf is a better skater than Wheezy & Pharrell combined. Posted3 hours ago | Reply anon: because of the newcomers in hip hop such as kendrick, wale, & cole. i love the state of hip hop. done with all that ratchet ass shit tyga & ymcmb be putting out Posted3 hours ago | Reply garfatron: Little Wheezy has never known where Hip-Hop is at. Ever since he was on Diplomats joints looking like he was actually visually impaired, dud has never had a clue. Posted3 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Ja rule got the rap game by the balls Posted4 hours ago | Reply #RuleTalk: Cosign murdaaaa!!! Posted4 hours ago | Reply Gucci The Realest: Gucci Mane = realest rapper ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - T.I. snitch to the feds - Young Jeezy was never bmf - 50 Cent snitch and was never in jail but a youthcamp - Game was never a banger but lived the life of his brother in his lyrics - Nas Escobar never sold drugs - Ice Cube never was a gangbanger - Dr Dre never was a gangbanger - 2pac was a ballerina and never sold drugs after he become famous he was doing some stupid stuff like beating and shooting at people because he though he could get away with it. Without Suge Knight 2pac was just a skinny motherfucker. Oh and i like his music so fuck you. - Mobb deep are the biggiest pussies in rap they are short as midgets and keep talking this g shit but never did g shit. Posted4 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Gucci sucked cock in prison Posted3 hours ago Tom: Get a life man. Rap is ENTERTAINMENT, who cares if they never sold drugs or been to jail. But you seriously need a life. Posted3 hours ago YEBO: BEST ALBUMS OF ALL-TIME LIL WAYNE- ME AGAINST THE WORLD/ALL EYEZ ON ME RICK ROSS- READY TO DIE/LIFE AFTER DEATH CHIEF KEEF- GOOD KID, MAAD CITY FUTURE- ILLMATIC/IT WAS WRITTEN/LIFE IS GOOD FRENCH MONTANA- GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN' BIRDMAN- THE CHRONIC/2001 2 CHAINZ- DOGGYSTYLE NICKI MINAJ- THE MISEDUCATION OF NICKI MINAJ FLO RIDA- REASONABLE DOUBT/THE BLUEPRINT SOULJA BOY- SOULJA BOY LP/THE DEANDRE WAY LP/THE SOULJA BOY SHOW JUSTIN BIEBER- OFF THE WALL/THRILLER/BAD/DANGEROUS RICH GANG- ENTER THE RICH GANG: 36 CHAMBERS BIRDMAN/LIL WAYNE- PAID IN FULL Posted4 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: u smoking Posted4 hours ago Anonymous: You* Posted3 hours ago Anonymous: Best troll ever. Posted3 hours ago dentaldamboy: Hiphop is being revived by Rich Gang as I write this. Posted4 hours ago | Reply Ja Rule Army: hell no. Murder Inc reviving this bitch. Its Murder!!!!!!!! Posted4 hours ago Anonymous: odd future whack as fuck Posted4 hours ago | Reply Cash_Money_Killaz: Well hiphop is NOT at YMCMB. Kill yourself. You ugly midget! Posted4 hours ago | Reply Lil Wayne: why you mad? Posted4 hours ago Paulo: Wayne hasn't known where hip-hop is since The Carter III Posted4 hours ago | Reply wallah: how bout since he was born coz he was never great Posted4 hours ago nigga creep: That's cause he aint hip hop or an m.c. Hes a weak ass studio rapper that aint never been bout that life he claims. Posted5 hours ago | Reply McGee: Hip hop is in a better place than it was just a few years ago. Artists like Kendrick, Cole, KRIT are some newcomers that are putting out good shit, especially KRIT. His Return of 4Eva mixtape was one of the best I've heard in a while, and King Remembered In Time is right there with it. Some vets are still putting out quality music too; Tech N9ne, Chamillionaire put out a solid EP with Reignfall in preparation for Poison to drop, Ghostface's 12 Reasons to Die, Nas's Life is Good, etc. Wayne doesn't know where hip hop is because he's not hip hop, he helped kill it. Now others are resurrecting it. Posted5 hours ago | Reply Chris Etrata: Jay Z and Kayne are back as well. Posted5 hours ago Anonymous: Its interesting that everyone keeps stating the obvious with this comment^ "I dont know where hip hop is at"" Because you're not hip hop Wayne. Sorry. What, You didnt know it when you just said you dont even pay attention to the scene.... You're listening to old school tapes like Bone thugs, and new school garbage like Odd Future because you're a confused individual who's entire identity came from a marketing board. If you were in fact "real as fuck" you'd eat sleep and breathe hip hop like the rest of us. But its just an ancillary passing interest to you. You dont know who you are, only who you "want" to be Thats why your halfhearted "attempts" to be "underground" are phony and chock full o fail. I am not a human being 2 has more writers and producers than a season of Star Trek. You fake ass phoning it in phony sucker ass lame. You wouldn't know underground if you touched the third rail Posted6 hours ago | Reply VaDos: Cosign 100% Posted5 hours ago Anonymous: its too late wayne to realized u sold ur sold....ur Pop, and there's no turning back. You want underground....Bing...King Los....that nigga is nazty Posted6 hours ago | Reply A Person: When you look at hip hop, while there is a lot of great music being made right now (Run the Jewels, Twelve Reasons to Die, Legends Never Die, etc.), the stuff that is popular is mostly utter trash, and I haven't heard any true classics in a while, even if there are a good handful of recent albums that I have a lot of love for. I think the most recent album that I would consider a classic is either Trophies which was a showcase in amazing production and great lyricism, or Life is Good which was probably the best Nas album since Stillmatic (though the ones in between were all dope, his only average sounding album is Nastradamus, it wasn't even horrible, only horrible by the standard that he set for himself), RAP Music also deserves an honorable mention. And maybe, just maybe Twelve Reasons to Die The Brown Tape is up there. I mean, I can't speak for everybody, but it seems like the best music is made by artists that aren't exactly that young. We need more lyricists these days, I mean, that is what the whole concept of the emcee is built on. Posted6 hours ago | Reply A Person: for reference, here are some other albums that I loved, Czarface, Dice Game, The Ghetto's Tryna Kill Me, The Chase, Kool Herc Fertile Crescent, ESGN, Keynote Speaker, stuff like that, there are others, but I am blanking on them right now. Posted6 hours ago Home > News > Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" by Andres Tardio posted July 31, 2013 at 1:30PM EST | 119 comments Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne also says that he listens to Odd Future, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Future, UGK, 8 Ball & MJG and A$AP Ferg. Lil Wayne recently said he does not "know where Hip Hop is at," but added that he still has an appreciation for Odd Future, A$AP Ferg, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony and others. He also added that he enjoys "the old stuff" and is "amazed" by new music videos. "I listen to a lot of Odd Future," Lil Wayne said in an interview with XXL. "Ive been listening to a lot of old stuff, though. Recently Ive been listening to a lot of Bone Thugs, [E. 1999 Eternal], that album. I listen to a lot of UGK, a lot of 8Ball & MJG and thats kind of it. As far as new, I listen to Future, to a lot of the older mixtape stuff [and] A$AP Ferg." While he listens to Odd Future, A$AP Ferg and Future, Wayne said that he is still "amazed" by new videos he sees. "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," he said. "I just listen to the old stuff, and my television stay on SportsCenter. Even when Im flipping through the channels, I stumble across MTV or BET or whatever, if I stop and watch that video its because I havent seen that video. Im so amazed. I dont know if its new. I dont know who the person is." Lil Wayne was also asked about his I Am Not a Human Being II project. This was his attempt at being "underground," he said. "Overall I felt good about the project because I approached it in a manner ofand this may sound sillytrying to be underground." In 2011, Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator spoke about a speech Wayne gave him at an award show. I wanted to kind of fan out and shit," Tyler said. "He gave me a speech about how happy he was that I won a [MTV] VMA and that seeing my mom go crazy kind of made him feel like he won it too, because that shit was real as fuck." Last year, Lil Wayne performed with Odd Future in Los Angeles as part of OF's Camp Flog Gnaw tour. RELATED: Lil Wayne Performs With Odd Future In Los Angeles, California More News On HipHopDX Flavor Flav Explains Why Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar & Drake Music Is "Not Hip Hop" T.I. Says He Would've Killed George Zimmerman If He Was Trayvon Martin's Father Hip Hop Album Sales: The Week Ending 7/28/2013 2 Chainz Says Kanye West Told Him Not To Put Jay-Z On "B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time" Soulja Boy "Life After Fame" Cover Art, Tracklist, Download & Mixtape Stream Share This Share on facebookShare on Facebook Share on twitterShare on Twitter Share on emailEmail to a Friend More Sharing ServicesMore Sharing Options Add New Comment Got an account with one of these? Log in here, or just enter your info and leave a comment below. * required field Your Name * Your Email * Your Website Your Comment: Post Comment Comments 119 posts Eye Control: Drake type of nigga to go to a jail and slam the soap on the shower floor. Drake the type of nigga to wave at the police. Drake the type of nigga to bring roses to a strip club. Drake's the type of nigga that reminds the teacher he has detention. Drake is the type of nigga who sets his alarm to 11:11 to make a wish. Drake the type of nigga that tell his girl before sex, "we dont have to do this. Drake the type of nigga who struggles to decide which end of the burrito to eat. Drake the type of nigga to spray cologne to air then shimmy into the mist. Drake the type of nigga to test the water with his toes before he goes in to the pool. Drake the type of nigga that plays grand theft auto without using cheat codes. Drake the type of nigga who lets a fish go after catching it. Drake is the type of nigga to fart when he's home alone and say excuse me" Drake the type of nigga to bring the teacher an apple to class. Drake the type of nigga who keeps a diary. drake the type of nigga who stops at traffic lights in GTA. Drake the type of nigga that cries after watching Titanic. Drake that type of nigga that drops the joint during a rotation. Drake the type of nigga that sucks a dick and calls the other nigga gay. Drake the type of nigga to get slapped by his girl and say, " i deserved that. Drake the type of nigga that'll have his mom pick him up from work. Posted5 minutes ago | Reply OnlyHipHop: Another reason I'm not as big of a fan of his like I once was back in the 90s. He clearly has done to many drugs to realize how pop he has gone. Postedan hour ago | Reply OC: says the guy who is only capable of spitting leaned out verses about his dick Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: dude is a disgrace to hiphop Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: shit....lil wayne don't know where he's at.. Posted2 hours ago | Reply @N8ShortPolitrix: I dont think anyone knows where Hip hop is right now , but its definitely a beautiful place. If you keep your ear to the street you can find any style of Hip Hop you want . And with the internet the good music is out their you just gotta sift through all the BS to find it. Posted2 hours ago | Reply Captain Obvious: "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," Which is evident when listening to his music. He never knew where hip hop was at. Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: I Am Not A Human Being II "underground"??? hahahahahhahaahah! I literally laughed out loud at that statement. What a clown. Posted3 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Just another example of queers listening to odd future Posted3 hours ago | Reply garfatron: Yealawolf is a better skater than Wheezy & Pharrell combined. Posted3 hours ago | Reply anon: because of the newcomers in hip hop such as kendrick, wale, & cole. i love the state of hip hop. done with all that ratchet ass shit tyga & ymcmb be putting out Posted3 hours ago | Reply garfatron: Little Wheezy has never known where Hip-Hop is at. Ever since he was on Diplomats joints looking like he was actually visually impaired, dud has never had a clue. Posted3 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Ja rule got the rap game by the balls Posted4 hours ago | Reply #RuleTalk: Cosign murdaaaa!!! Posted4 hours ago | Reply Gucci The Realest: Gucci Mane = realest rapper ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - T.I. snitch to the feds - Young Jeezy was never bmf - 50 Cent snitch and was never in jail but a youthcamp - Game was never a banger but lived the life of his brother in his lyrics - Nas Escobar never sold drugs - Ice Cube never was a gangbanger - Dr Dre never was a gangbanger - 2pac was a ballerina and never sold drugs after he become famous he was doing some stupid stuff like beating and shooting at people because he though he could get away with it. Without Suge Knight 2pac was just a skinny motherfucker. Oh and i like his music so fuck you. - Mobb deep are the biggiest pussies in rap they are short as midgets and keep talking this g shit but never did g shit. Posted4 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Gucci sucked cock in prison Posted3 hours ago Tom: Get a life man. Rap is ENTERTAINMENT, who cares if they never sold drugs or been to jail. But you seriously need a life. Posted3 hours ago YEBO: BEST ALBUMS OF ALL-TIME LIL WAYNE- ME AGAINST THE WORLD/ALL EYEZ ON ME RICK ROSS- READY TO DIE/LIFE AFTER DEATH CHIEF KEEF- GOOD KID, MAAD CITY FUTURE- ILLMATIC/IT WAS WRITTEN/LIFE IS GOOD FRENCH MONTANA- GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN' BIRDMAN- THE CHRONIC/2001 2 CHAINZ- DOGGYSTYLE NICKI MINAJ- THE MISEDUCATION OF NICKI MINAJ FLO RIDA- REASONABLE DOUBT/THE BLUEPRINT SOULJA BOY- SOULJA BOY LP/THE DEANDRE WAY LP/THE SOULJA BOY SHOW JUSTIN BIEBER- OFF THE WALL/THRILLER/BAD/DANGEROUS RICH GANG- ENTER THE RICH GANG: 36 CHAMBERS BIRDMAN/LIL WAYNE- PAID IN FULL Posted4 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: u smoking Posted4 hours ago Anonymous: You* Posted3 hours ago Anonymous: Best troll ever. Posted3 hours ago dentaldamboy: Hiphop is being revived by Rich Gang as I write this. Posted4 hours ago | Reply Ja Rule Army: hell no. Murder Inc reviving this bitch. Its Murder!!!!!!!! Posted4 hours ago Anonymous: odd future whack as fuck Posted4 hours ago | Reply Cash_Money_Killaz: Well hiphop is NOT at YMCMB. Kill yourself. You ugly midget! Posted4 hours ago | Reply Lil Wayne: why you mad? Posted4 hours ago Paulo: Wayne hasn't known where hip-hop is since The Carter III Posted4 hours ago | Reply wallah: how bout since he was born coz he was never great Posted4 hours ago nigga creep: That's cause he aint hip hop or an m.c. Hes a weak ass studio rapper that aint never been bout that life he claims. Posted5 hours ago | Reply McGee: Hip hop is in a better place than it was just a few years ago. Artists like Kendrick, Cole, KRIT are some newcomers that are putting out good shit, especially KRIT. His Return of 4Eva mixtape was one of the best I've heard in a while, and King Remembered In Time is right there with it. Some vets are still putting out quality music too; Tech N9ne, Chamillionaire put out a solid EP with Reignfall in preparation for Poison to drop, Ghostface's 12 Reasons to Die, Nas's Life is Good, etc. Wayne doesn't know where hip hop is because he's not hip hop, he helped kill it. Now others are resurrecting it. Posted5 hours ago | Reply Chris Etrata: Jay Z and Kayne are back as well. Posted5 hours ago Anonymous: Its interesting that everyone keeps stating the obvious with this comment^ "I dont know where hip hop is at"" Because you're not hip hop Wayne. Sorry. What, You didnt know it when you just said you dont even pay attention to the scene.... You're listening to old school tapes like Bone thugs, and new school garbage like Odd Future because you're a confused individual who's entire identity came from a marketing board. If you were in fact "real as fuck" you'd eat sleep and breathe hip hop like the rest of us. But its just an ancillary passing interest to you. You dont know who you are, only who you "want" to be Thats why your halfhearted "attempts" to be "underground" are phony and chock full o fail. I am not a human being 2 has more writers and producers than a season of Star Trek. You fake ass phoning it in phony sucker ass lame. You wouldn't know underground if you touched the third rail Posted6 hours ago | Reply VaDos: Cosign 100% Posted5 hours ago Anonymous: its too late wayne to realized u sold ur sold....ur Pop, and there's no turning back. You want underground....Bing...King Los....that nigga is nazty Posted6 hours ago | Reply A Person: When you look at hip hop, while there is a lot of great music being made right now (Run the Jewels, Twelve Reasons to Die, Legends Never Die, etc.), the stuff that is popular is mostly utter trash, and I haven't heard any true classics in a while, even if there are a good handful of recent albums that I have a lot of love for. I think the most recent album that I would consider a classic is either Trophies which was a showcase in amazing production and great lyricism, or Life is Good which was probably the best Nas album since Stillmatic (though the ones in between were all dope, his only average sounding album is Nastradamus, it wasn't even horrible, only horrible by the standard that he set for himself), RAP Music also deserves an honorable mention. And maybe, just maybe Twelve Reasons to Die The Brown Tape is up there. I mean, I can't speak for everybody, but it seems like the best music is made by artists that aren't exactly that young. We need more lyricists these days, I mean, that is what the whole concept of the emcee is built on. Posted6 hours ago | Reply A Person: for reference, here are some other albums that I loved, Czarface, Dice Game, The Ghetto's Tryna Kill Me, The Chase, Kool Herc Fertile Crescent, ESGN, Keynote Speaker, stuff like that, there are others, but I am blanking on them right now. Posted6 hours ago Home > News > Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" by Andres Tardio posted July 31, 2013 at 1:30PM EST | 119 comments Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne also says that he listens to Odd Future, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Future, UGK, 8 Ball & MJG and A$AP Ferg. Lil Wayne recently said he does not "know where Hip Hop is at," but added that he still has an appreciation for Odd Future, A$AP Ferg, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony and others. He also added that he enjoys "the old stuff" and is "amazed" by new music videos. "I listen to a lot of Odd Future," Lil Wayne said in an interview with XXL. "Ive been listening to a lot of old stuff, though. Recently Ive been listening to a lot of Bone Thugs, [E. 1999 Eternal], that album. I listen to a lot of UGK, a lot of 8Ball & MJG and thats kind of it. As far as new, I listen to Future, to a lot of the older mixtape stuff [and] A$AP Ferg." While he listens to Odd Future, A$AP Ferg and Future, Wayne said that he is still "amazed" by new videos he sees. "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," he said. "I just listen to the old stuff, and my television stay on SportsCenter. Even when Im flipping through the channels, I stumble across MTV or BET or whatever, if I stop and watch that video its because I havent seen that video. Im so amazed. I dont know if its new. I dont know who the person is." Lil Wayne was also asked about his I Am Not a Human Being II project. This was his attempt at being "underground," he said. "Overall I felt good about the project because I approached it in a manner ofand this may sound sillytrying to be underground." In 2011, Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator spoke about a speech Wayne gave him at an award show. I wanted to kind of fan out and shit," Tyler said. "He gave me a speech about how happy he was that I won a [MTV] VMA and that seeing my mom go crazy kind of made him feel like he won it too, because that shit was real as fuck." Last year, Lil Wayne performed with Odd Future in Los Angeles as part of OF's Camp Flog Gnaw tour. RELATED: Lil Wayne Performs With Odd Future In Los Angeles, California More News On HipHopDX Flavor Flav Explains Why Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar & Drake Music Is "Not Hip Hop" T.I. Says He Would've Killed George Zimmerman If He Was Trayvon Martin's Father Hip Hop Album Sales: The Week Ending 7/28/2013 2 Chainz Says Kanye West Told Him Not To Put Jay-Z On "B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time" Soulja Boy "Life After Fame" Cover Art, Tracklist, Download & Mixtape Stream Share This Share on facebookShare on Facebook Share on twitterShare on Twitter Share on emailEmail to a Friend More Sharing ServicesMore Sharing Options Add New Comment Got an account with one of these? Log in here, or just enter your info and leave a comment below. * required field Your Name * Your Email * Your Website Your Comment: Post Comment Comments 119 posts Eye Control: Drake type of nigga to go to a jail and slam the soap on the shower floor. Drake the type of nigga to wave at the police. Drake the type of nigga to bring roses to a strip club. Drake's the type of nigga that reminds the teacher he has detention. Drake is the type of nigga who sets his alarm to 11:11 to make a wish. Drake the type of nigga that tell his girl before sex, "we dont have to do this. Drake the type of nigga who struggles to decide which end of the burrito to eat. Drake the type of nigga to spray cologne to air then shimmy into the mist. Drake the type of nigga to test the water with his toes before he goes in to the pool. Drake the type of nigga that plays grand theft auto without using cheat codes. Drake the type of nigga who lets a fish go after catching it. Drake is the type of nigga to fart when he's home alone and say excuse me" Drake the type of nigga to bring the teacher an apple to class. Drake the type of nigga who keeps a diary. drake the type of nigga who stops at traffic lights in GTA. Drake the type of nigga that cries after watching Titanic. Drake that type of nigga that drops the joint during a rotation. Drake the type of nigga that sucks a dick and calls the other nigga gay. Drake the type of nigga to get slapped by his girl and say, " i deserved that. Drake the type of nigga that'll have his mom pick him up from work. Posted5 minutes ago | Reply OnlyHipHop: Another reason I'm not as big of a fan of his like I once was back in the 90s. He clearly has done to many drugs to realize how pop he has gone. Postedan hour ago | Reply OC: says the guy who is only capable of spitting leaned out verses about his dick Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: dude is a disgrace to hiphop Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: shit....lil wayne don't know where he's at.. Posted2 hours ago | Reply @N8ShortPolitrix: I dont think anyone knows where Hip hop is right now , but its definitely a beautiful place. If you keep your ear to the street you can find any style of Hip Hop you want . And with the internet the good music is out their you just gotta sift through all the BS to find it. Posted2 hours ago | Reply Captain Obvious: "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," Which is evident when listening to his music. He never knew where hip hop was at. Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: I Am Not A Human Being II "underground"??? hahahahahhahaahah! I literally laughed out loud at that statement. What a clown. Posted3 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Just another example of queers listening to odd future Posted3 hours ago | Reply garfatron: Yealawolf is a better skater than Wheezy & Pharrell combined. Posted3 hours ago | Reply anon: because of the newcomers in hip hop such as kendrick, wale, & cole. i love the state of hip hop. done with all that ratchet ass shit tyga & ymcmb be putting out Posted3 hours ago | Reply garfatron: Little Wheezy has never known where Hip-Hop is at. Ever since he was on Diplomats joints looking like he was actually visually impaired, dud has never had a clue. Posted3 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Ja rule got the rap game by the balls Posted4 hours ago | Reply #RuleTalk: Cosign murdaaaa!!! Posted4 hours ago | Reply Gucci The Realest: Gucci Mane = realest rapper ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - T.I. snitch to the feds - Young Jeezy was never bmf - 50 Cent snitch and was never in jail but a youthcamp - Game was never a banger but lived the life of his brother in his lyrics - Nas Escobar never sold drugs - Ice Cube never was a gangbanger - Dr Dre never was a gangbanger - 2pac was a ballerina and never sold drugs after he become famous he was doing some stupid stuff like beating and shooting at people because he though he could get away with it. Without Suge Knight 2pac was just a skinny motherfucker. Oh and i like his music so fuck you. - Mobb deep are the biggiest pussies in rap they are short as midgets and keep talking this g shit but never did g shit. Posted4 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Gucci sucked cock in prison Posted3 hours ago Tom: Get a life man. Rap is ENTERTAINMENT, who cares if they never sold drugs or been to jail. But you seriously need a life. Posted3 hours ago YEBO: BEST ALBUMS OF ALL-TIME LIL WAYNE- ME AGAINST THE WORLD/ALL EYEZ ON ME RICK ROSS- READY TO DIE/LIFE AFTER DEATH CHIEF KEEF- GOOD KID, MAAD CITY FUTURE- ILLMATIC/IT WAS WRITTEN/LIFE IS GOOD FRENCH MONTANA- GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN' BIRDMAN- THE CHRONIC/2001 2 CHAINZ- DOGGYSTYLE NICKI MINAJ- THE MISEDUCATION OF NICKI MINAJ FLO RIDA- REASONABLE DOUBT/THE BLUEPRINT SOULJA BOY- SOULJA BOY LP/THE DEANDRE WAY LP/THE SOULJA BOY SHOW JUSTIN BIEBER- OFF THE WALL/THRILLER/BAD/DANGEROUS RICH GANG- ENTER THE RICH GANG: 36 CHAMBERS BIRDMAN/LIL WAYNE- PAID IN FULL Posted4 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: u smoking Posted4 hours ago Anonymous: You* Posted3 hours ago Anonymous: Best troll ever. Posted3 hours ago dentaldamboy: Hiphop is being revived by Rich Gang as I write this. Posted4 hours ago | Reply Ja Rule Army: hell no. Murder Inc reviving this bitch. Its Murder!!!!!!!! Posted4 hours ago Anonymous: odd future whack as fuck Posted4 hours ago | Reply Cash_Money_Killaz: Well hiphop is NOT at YMCMB. Kill yourself. You ugly midget! Posted4 hours ago | Reply Lil Wayne: why you mad? Posted4 hours ago Paulo: Wayne hasn't known where hip-hop is since The Carter III Posted4 hours ago | Reply wallah: how bout since he was born coz he was never great Posted4 hours ago nigga creep: That's cause he aint hip hop or an m.c. Hes a weak ass studio rapper that aint never been bout that life he claims. Posted5 hours ago | Reply McGee: Hip hop is in a better place than it was just a few years ago. Artists like Kendrick, Cole, KRIT are some newcomers that are putting out good shit, especially KRIT. His Return of 4Eva mixtape was one of the best I've heard in a while, and King Remembered In Time is right there with it. Some vets are still putting out quality music too; Tech N9ne, Chamillionaire put out a solid EP with Reignfall in preparation for Poison to drop, Ghostface's 12 Reasons to Die, Nas's Life is Good, etc. Wayne doesn't know where hip hop is because he's not hip hop, he helped kill it. Now others are resurrecting it. Posted5 hours ago | Reply Chris Etrata: Jay Z and Kayne are back as well. Posted5 hours ago Anonymous: Its interesting that everyone keeps stating the obvious with this comment^ "I dont know where hip hop is at"" Because you're not hip hop Wayne. Sorry. What, You didnt know it when you just said you dont even pay attention to the scene.... You're listening to old school tapes like Bone thugs, and new school garbage like Odd Future because you're a confused individual who's entire identity came from a marketing board. If you were in fact "real as fuck" you'd eat sleep and breathe hip hop like the rest of us. But its just an ancillary passing interest to you. You dont know who you are, only who you "want" to be Thats why your halfhearted "attempts" to be "underground" are phony and chock full o fail. I am not a human being 2 has more writers and producers than a season of Star Trek. You fake ass phoning it in phony sucker ass lame. You wouldn't know underground if you touched the third rail Posted6 hours ago | Reply VaDos: Cosign 100% Posted5 hours ago Anonymous: its too late wayne to realized u sold ur sold....ur Pop, and there's no turning back. You want underground....Bing...King Los....that nigga is nazty Posted6 hours ago | Reply A Person: When you look at hip hop, while there is a lot of great music being made right now (Run the Jewels, Twelve Reasons to Die, Legends Never Die, etc.), the stuff that is popular is mostly utter trash, and I haven't heard any true classics in a while, even if there are a good handful of recent albums that I have a lot of love for. I think the most recent album that I would consider a classic is either Trophies which was a showcase in amazing production and great lyricism, or Life is Good which was probably the best Nas album since Stillmatic (though the ones in between were all dope, his only average sounding album is Nastradamus, it wasn't even horrible, only horrible by the standard that he set for himself), RAP Music also deserves an honorable mention. And maybe, just maybe Twelve Reasons to Die The Brown Tape is up there. I mean, I can't speak for everybody, but it seems like the best music is made by artists that aren't exactly that young. We need more lyricists these days, I mean, that is what the whole concept of the emcee is built on. Posted6 hours ago | Reply A Person: for reference, here are some other albums that I loved, Czarface, Dice Game, The Ghetto's Tryna Kill Me, The Chase, Kool Herc Fertile Crescent, ESGN, Keynote Speaker, stuff like that, there are others, but I am blanking on them right now. Posted6 hours ago Home > News > Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" by Andres Tardio posted July 31, 2013 at 1:30PM EST | 119 comments Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne also says that he listens to Odd Future, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Future, UGK, 8 Ball & MJG and A$AP Ferg. Lil Wayne recently said he does not "know where Hip Hop is at," but added that he still has an appreciation for Odd Future, A$AP Ferg, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony and others. He also added that he enjoys "the old stuff" and is "amazed" by new music videos. "I listen to a lot of Odd Future," Lil Wayne said in an interview with XXL. "Ive been listening to a lot of old stuff, though. Recently Ive been listening to a lot of Bone Thugs, [E. 1999 Eternal], that album. I listen to a lot of UGK, a lot of 8Ball & MJG and thats kind of it. As far as new, I listen to Future, to a lot of the older mixtape stuff [and] A$AP Ferg." While he listens to Odd Future, A$AP Ferg and Future, Wayne said that he is still "amazed" by new videos he sees. "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," he said. "I just listen to the old stuff, and my television stay on SportsCenter. Even when Im flipping through the channels, I stumble across MTV or BET or whatever, if I stop and watch that video its because I havent seen that video. Im so amazed. I dont know if its new. I dont know who the person is." Lil Wayne was also asked about his I Am Not a Human Being II project. This was his attempt at being "underground," he said. "Overall I felt good about the project because I approached it in a manner ofand this may sound sillytrying to be underground." In 2011, Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator spoke about a speech Wayne gave him at an award show. I wanted to kind of fan out and shit," Tyler said. "He gave me a speech about how happy he was that I won a [MTV] VMA and that seeing my mom go crazy kind of made him feel like he won it too, because that shit was real as fuck." Last year, Lil Wayne performed with Odd Future in Los Angeles as part of OF's Camp Flog Gnaw tour. RELATED: Lil Wayne Performs With Odd Future In Los Angeles, California More News On HipHopDX Flavor Flav Explains Why Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar & Drake Music Is "Not Hip Hop" T.I. Says He Would've Killed George Zimmerman If He Was Trayvon Martin's Father Hip Hop Album Sales: The Week Ending 7/28/2013 2 Chainz Says Kanye West Told Him Not To Put Jay-Z On "B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time" Soulja Boy "Life After Fame" Cover Art, Tracklist, Download & Mixtape Stream Share This Share on facebookShare on Facebook Share on twitterShare on Twitter Share on emailEmail to a Friend More Sharing ServicesMore Sharing Options Add New Comment Got an account with one of these? Log in here, or just enter your info and leave a comment below. * required field Your Name * Your Email * Your Website Your Comment: Post Comment Comments 119 posts Eye Control: Drake type of nigga to go to a jail and slam the soap on the shower floor. Drake the type of nigga to wave at the police. Drake the type of nigga to bring roses to a strip club. Drake's the type of nigga that reminds the teacher he has detention. Drake is the type of nigga who sets his alarm to 11:11 to make a wish. Drake the type of nigga that tell his girl before sex, "we dont have to do this. Drake the type of nigga who struggles to decide which end of the burrito to eat. Drake the type of nigga to spray cologne to air then shimmy into the mist. Drake the type of nigga to test the water with his toes before he goes in to the pool. Drake the type of nigga that plays grand theft auto without using cheat codes. Drake the type of nigga who lets a fish go after catching it. Drake is the type of nigga to fart when he's home alone and say excuse me" Drake the type of nigga to bring the teacher an apple to class. Drake the type of nigga who keeps a diary. drake the type of nigga who stops at traffic lights in GTA. Drake the type of nigga that cries after watching Titanic. Drake that type of nigga that drops the joint during a rotation. Drake the type of nigga that sucks a dick and calls the other nigga gay. Drake the type of nigga to get slapped by his girl and say, " i deserved that. Drake the type of nigga that'll have his mom pick him up from work. Posted5 minutes ago | Reply OnlyHipHop: Another reason I'm not as big of a fan of his like I once was back in the 90s. He clearly has done to many drugs to realize how pop he has gone. Postedan hour ago | Reply OC: says the guy who is only capable of spitting leaned out verses about his dick Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: dude is a disgrace to hiphop Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: shit....lil wayne don't know where he's at.. Posted2 hours ago | Reply @N8ShortPolitrix: I dont think anyone knows where Hip hop is right now , but its definitely a beautiful place. If you keep your ear to the street you can find any style of Hip Hop you want . And with the internet the good music is out their you just gotta sift through all the BS to find it. Posted2 hours ago | Reply Captain Obvious: "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," Which is evident when listening to his music. He never knew where hip hop was at. Posted2 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: I Am Not A Human Being II "underground"??? hahahahahhahaahah! I literally laughed out loud at that statement. What a clown. Posted3 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Just another example of queers listening to odd future Posted3 hours ago | Reply garfatron: Yealawolf is a better skater than Wheezy & Pharrell combined. Posted3 hours ago | Reply anon: because of the newcomers in hip hop such as kendrick, wale, & cole. i love the state of hip hop. done with all that ratchet ass shit tyga & ymcmb be putting out Posted3 hours ago | Reply garfatron: Little Wheezy has never known where Hip-Hop is at. Ever since he was on Diplomats joints looking like he was actually visually impaired, dud has never had a clue. Posted3 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Ja rule got the rap game by the balls Posted4 hours ago | Reply #RuleTalk: Cosign murdaaaa!!! Posted4 hours ago | Reply Gucci The Realest: Gucci Mane = realest rapper ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - T.I. snitch to the feds - Young Jeezy was never bmf - 50 Cent snitch and was never in jail but a youthcamp - Game was never a banger but lived the life of his brother in his lyrics - Nas Escobar never sold drugs - Ice Cube never was a gangbanger - Dr Dre never was a gangbanger - 2pac was a ballerina and never sold drugs after he become famous he was doing some stupid stuff like beating and shooting at people because he though he could get away with it. Without Suge Knight 2pac was just a skinny motherfucker. Oh and i like his music so fuck you. - Mobb deep are the biggiest pussies in rap they are short as midgets and keep talking this g shit but never did g shit. Posted4 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: Gucci sucked cock in prison Posted3 hours ago Tom: Get a life man. Rap is ENTERTAINMENT, who cares if they never sold drugs or been to jail. But you seriously need a life. Posted3 hours ago YEBO: BEST ALBUMS OF ALL-TIME LIL WAYNE- ME AGAINST THE WORLD/ALL EYEZ ON ME RICK ROSS- READY TO DIE/LIFE AFTER DEATH CHIEF KEEF- GOOD KID, MAAD CITY FUTURE- ILLMATIC/IT WAS WRITTEN/LIFE IS GOOD FRENCH MONTANA- GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN' BIRDMAN- THE CHRONIC/2001 2 CHAINZ- DOGGYSTYLE NICKI MINAJ- THE MISEDUCATION OF NICKI MINAJ FLO RIDA- REASONABLE DOUBT/THE BLUEPRINT SOULJA BOY- SOULJA BOY LP/THE DEANDRE WAY LP/THE SOULJA BOY SHOW JUSTIN BIEBER- OFF THE WALL/THRILLER/BAD/DANGEROUS RICH GANG- ENTER THE RICH GANG: 36 CHAMBERS BIRDMAN/LIL WAYNE- PAID IN FULL Posted4 hours ago | Reply Anonymous: u smoking Posted4 hours ago Anonymous: You* Posted3 hours ago Anonymous: Best troll ever. Posted3 hours ago dentaldamboy: Hiphop is being revived by Rich Gang as I write this. Posted4 hours ago | Reply Ja Rule Army: hell no. Murder Inc reviving this bitch. Its Murder!!!!!!!! Posted4 hours ago Anonymous: odd future whack as fuck Posted4 hours ago | Reply Cash_Money_Killaz: Well hiphop is NOT at YMCMB. Kill yourself. You ugly midget! Posted4 hours ago | Reply Lil Wayne: why you mad? Posted4 hours ago Paulo: Wayne hasn't known where hip-hop is since The Carter III Posted4 hours ago | Reply wallah: how bout since he was born coz he was never great Posted4 hours ago nigga creep: That's cause he aint hip hop or an m.c. Hes a weak ass studio rapper that aint never been bout that life he claims. Posted5 hours ago | Reply McGee: Hip hop is in a better place than it was just a few years ago. Artists like Kendrick, Cole, KRIT are some newcomers that are putting out good shit, especially KRIT. His Return of 4Eva mixtape was one of the best I've heard in a while, and King Remembered In Time is right there with it. Some vets are still putting out quality music too; Tech N9ne, Chamillionaire put out a solid EP with Reignfall in preparation for Poison to drop, Ghostface's 12 Reasons to Die, Nas's Life is Good, etc. Wayne doesn't know where hip hop is because he's not hip hop, he helped kill it. Now others are resurrecting it. Posted5 hours ago | Reply Chris Etrata: Jay Z and Kayne are back as well. Posted5 hours ago Anonymous: Its interesting that everyone keeps stating the obvious with this comment^ "I dont know where hip hop is at"" Because you're not hip hop Wayne. Sorry. What, You didnt know it when you just said you dont even pay attention to the scene.... You're listening to old school tapes like Bone thugs, and new school garbage like Odd Future because you're a confused individual who's entire identity came from a marketing board. If you were in fact "real as fuck" you'd eat sleep and breathe hip hop like the rest of us. But its just an ancillary passing interest to you. You dont know who you are, only who you "want" to be Thats why your halfhearted "attempts" to be "underground" are phony and chock full o fail. I am not a human being 2 has more writers and producers than a season of Star Trek. You fake ass phoning it in phony sucker ass lame. You wouldn't know underground if you touched the third rail Posted6 hours ago | Reply VaDos: Cosign 100% Posted5 hours ago Anonymous: its too late wayne to realized u sold ur sold....ur Pop, and there's no turning back. You want underground....Bing...King Los....that nigga is nazty Posted6 hours ago | Reply A Person: When you look at hip hop, while there is a lot of great music being made right now (Run the Jewels, Twelve Reasons to Die, Legends Never Die, etc.), the stuff that is popular is mostly utter trash, and I haven't heard any true classics in a while, even if there are a good handful of recent albums that I have a lot of love for. I think the most recent album that I would consider a classic is either Trophies which was a showcase in amazing production and great lyricism, or Life is Good which was probably the best Nas album since Stillmatic (though the ones in between were all dope, his only average sounding album is Nastradamus, it wasn't even horrible, only horrible by the standard that he set for himself), RAP Music also deserves an honorable mention. And maybe, just maybe Twelve Reasons to Die The Brown Tape is up there. I mean, I can't speak for everybody, but it seems like the best music is made by artists that aren't exactly that young. We need more lyricists these days, I mean, that is what the whole concept of the emcee is built on. Posted6 hours ago | Reply A Person: for reference, here are some other albums that I loved, Czarface, Dice Game, The Ghetto's Tryna Kill Me, The Chase, Kool Herc Fertile Crescent, ESGN, Keynote Speaker, stuff like that, there are others, but I am blanking on them right now. Posted6 hours ago Home > News > Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" by Andres Tardio posted July 31, 2013 at 1:30PM EST | 119 comments Lil Wayne Says He Doesn't "Know Where Hip Hop Is At" Lil Wayne also says that he listens to Odd Future, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Future, UGK, 8 Ball & MJG and A$AP Ferg. Lil Wayne recently said he does not "know where Hip Hop is at," but added that he still has an appreciation for Odd Future, A$AP Ferg, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony and others. He also added that he enjoys "the old stuff" and is "amazed" by new music videos. "I listen to a lot of Odd Future," Lil Wayne said in an interview with XXL. "Ive been listening to a lot of old stuff, though. Recently Ive been listening to a lot of Bone Thugs, [E. 1999 Eternal], that album. I listen to a lot of UGK, a lot of 8Ball & MJG and thats kind of it. As far as new, I listen to Future, to a lot of the older mixtape stuff [and] A$AP Ferg." While he listens to Odd Future, A$AP Ferg and Future, Wayne said that he is still "amazed" by new videos he sees. "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," he said. "I just listen to the old stuff, and my television stay on SportsCenter. Even when Im flipping through the channels, I stumble across MTV or BET or whatever, if I stop and watch that video its because I havent seen that video. Im so amazed. I dont know if its new. I dont know who the person is." Lil Wayne was also asked about his I Am Not a Human Being II project. This was his attempt at being "underground," he said. "Overall I felt good about the project because I approached it in a manner ofand this may sound sillytrying to be underground." In 2011, Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator spoke about a speech Wayne gave him at an award show. I wanted to kind of fan out and shit," Tyler said. "He gave me a speech about how happy he was that I won a [MTV] VMA and that seeing my mom go crazy kind of made him feel like he won it too, because that shit was real as fuck." Last year, Lil Wayne performed with Odd Future in Los Angeles as part of OF's Camp Flog Gnaw tour. RELATED: Lil Wayne Performs With Odd Future In Los Angeles, California More News On HipHopDX Flavor Flav Explains Why Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar & Drake Music Is "Not Hip Hop" T.I. Says He

  • Eye Control

    Drake type of nigga to go to a jail and slam the soap on the shower floor. Drake the type of nigga to wave at the police. Drake the type of nigga to bring roses to a strip club. Drake's the type of nigga that reminds the teacher he has detention. Drake is the type of nigga who sets his alarm to 11:11 to make a wish. Drake the type of nigga that tell his girl before sex, "we dont have to do this. Drake the type of nigga who struggles to decide which end of the burrito to eat. Drake the type of nigga to spray cologne to air then shimmy into the mist. Drake the type of nigga to test the water with his toes before he goes in to the pool. Drake the type of nigga that plays grand theft auto without using cheat codes. Drake the type of nigga who lets a fish go after catching it. Drake is the type of nigga to fart when he's home alone and say excuse me" Drake the type of nigga to bring the teacher an apple to class. Drake the type of nigga who keeps a diary. drake the type of nigga who stops at traffic lights in GTA. Drake the type of nigga that cries after watching Titanic. Drake that type of nigga that drops the joint during a rotation. Drake the type of nigga that sucks a dick and calls the other nigga gay. Drake the type of nigga to get slapped by his girl and say, " i deserved that. Drake the type of nigga that'll have his mom pick him up from work.

  • OnlyHipHop

    Another reason I'm not as big of a fan of his like I once was back in the 90s. He clearly has done to many drugs to realize how pop he has gone.

  • OC

    says the guy who is only capable of spitting leaned out verses about his dick

  • Anonymous

    dude is a disgrace to hiphop

  • Anonymous

    shit....lil wayne don't know where he's at..

  • @N8ShortPolitrix

    I dont think anyone knows where Hip hop is right now , but its definitely a beautiful place. If you keep your ear to the street you can find any style of Hip Hop you want . And with the internet the good music is out their you just gotta sift through all the BS to find it.

  • Captain Obvious

    "I dont know where Hip Hop is at," Which is evident when listening to his music. He never knew where hip hop was at.

  • Anonymous

    I Am Not A Human Being II "underground"??? hahahahahhahaahah! I literally laughed out loud at that statement. What a clown.

  • Anonymous

    Just another example of queers listening to odd future

  • garfatron

    Yealawolf is a better skater than Wheezy & Pharrell combined.

  • anon

    because of the newcomers in hip hop such as kendrick, wale, & cole. i love the state of hip hop. done with all that ratchet ass shit tyga & ymcmb be putting out

  • garfatron

    Little Wheezy has never known where Hip-Hop is at. Ever since he was on Diplomats joints looking like he was actually visually impaired, dud has never had a clue.

  • Anonymous

    Ja rule got the rap game by the balls

  • #RuleTalk

    Cosign murdaaaa!!!

  • Gucci The Realest

    Gucci Mane = realest rapper ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - T.I. snitch to the feds - Young Jeezy was never bmf - 50 Cent snitch and was never in jail but a youthcamp - Game was never a banger but lived the life of his brother in his lyrics - Nas Escobar never sold drugs - Ice Cube never was a gangbanger - Dr Dre never was a gangbanger - 2pac was a ballerina and never sold drugs after he become famous he was doing some stupid stuff like beating and shooting at people because he though he could get away with it. Without Suge Knight 2pac was just a skinny motherfucker. Oh and i like his music so fuck you. - Mobb deep are the biggiest pussies in rap they are short as midgets and keep talking this g shit but never did g shit.

  • YEBO

    BEST ALBUMS OF ALL-TIME LIL WAYNE- ME AGAINST THE WORLD/ALL EYEZ ON ME RICK ROSS- READY TO DIE/LIFE AFTER DEATH CHIEF KEEF- GOOD KID, MAAD CITY FUTURE- ILLMATIC/IT WAS WRITTEN/LIFE IS GOOD FRENCH MONTANA- GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN' BIRDMAN- THE CHRONIC/2001 2 CHAINZ- DOGGYSTYLE NICKI MINAJ- THE MISEDUCATION OF NICKI MINAJ FLO RIDA- REASONABLE DOUBT/THE BLUEPRINT SOULJA BOY- SOULJA BOY LP/THE DEANDRE WAY LP/THE SOULJA BOY SHOW JUSTIN BIEBER- OFF THE WALL/THRILLER/BAD/DANGEROUS RICH GANG- ENTER THE RICH GANG: 36 CHAMBERS BIRDMAN/LIL WAYNE- PAID IN FULL

  • dentaldamboy

    Hiphop is being revived by Rich Gang as I write this.

  • Anonymous

    odd future whack as fuck

  • Cash_Money_Killaz

    Well hiphop is NOT at YMCMB. Kill yourself. You ugly midget!

  • Paulo

    Wayne hasn't known where hip-hop is since The Carter III

  • nigga creep

    That's cause he aint hip hop or an m.c. Hes a weak ass studio rapper that aint never been bout that life he claims.

  • McGee

    Hip hop is in a better place than it was just a few years ago. Artists like Kendrick, Cole, KRIT are some newcomers that are putting out good shit, especially KRIT. His Return of 4Eva mixtape was one of the best I've heard in a while, and King Remembered In Time is right there with it. Some vets are still putting out quality music too; Tech N9ne, Chamillionaire put out a solid EP with Reignfall in preparation for Poison to drop, Ghostface's 12 Reasons to Die, Nas's Life is Good, etc. Wayne doesn't know where hip hop is because he's not hip hop, he helped kill it. Now others are resurrecting it.

  • Anonymous

    Its interesting that everyone keeps stating the obvious with this comment^ "I dont know where hip hop is at"" Because you're not hip hop Wayne. Sorry. What, You didnt know it when you just said you dont even pay attention to the scene.... You're listening to old school tapes like Bone thugs, and new school garbage like Odd Future because you're a confused individual who's entire identity came from a marketing board. If you were in fact "real as fuck" you'd eat sleep and breathe hip hop like the rest of us. But its just an ancillary passing interest to you. You dont know who you are, only who you "want" to be Thats why your halfhearted "attempts" to be "underground" are phony and chock full o fail. I am not a human being 2 has more writers and producers than a season of Star Trek. You fake ass phoning it in phony sucker ass lame. You wouldn't know underground if you touched the third rail

  • Anonymous

    its too late wayne to realized u sold ur sold....ur Pop, and there's no turning back. You want underground....Bing...King Los....that nigga is nazty

  • A Person

    When you look at hip hop, while there is a lot of great music being made right now (Run the Jewels, Twelve Reasons to Die, Legends Never Die, etc.), the stuff that is popular is mostly utter trash, and I haven't heard any true classics in a while, even if there are a good handful of recent albums that I have a lot of love for. I think the most recent album that I would consider a classic is either Trophies which was a showcase in amazing production and great lyricism, or Life is Good which was probably the best Nas album since Stillmatic (though the ones in between were all dope, his only average sounding album is Nastradamus, it wasn't even horrible, only horrible by the standard that he set for himself), RAP Music also deserves an honorable mention. And maybe, just maybe Twelve Reasons to Die The Brown Tape is up there. I mean, I can't speak for everybody, but it seems like the best music is made by artists that aren't exactly that young. We need more lyricists these days, I mean, that is what the whole concept of the emcee is built on.

    • A Person

      for reference, here are some other albums that I loved, Czarface, Dice Game, The Ghetto's Tryna Kill Me, The Chase, Kool Herc Fertile Crescent, ESGN, Keynote Speaker, stuff like that, there are others, but I am blanking on them right now.

  • Anonymous

    I remember when Nas first said, Hip Hop is dead, everybody went into an uproar, like Nas didnt know what he was talking about. But Nas was right, considering where true Hip Hop comes from. Today it is Hip Pop thanks to the down South movement and people like Wayne and these other clowns, commercializing it and taking over and almost making NY irrelevant in the game. Plus some rappers want to be singers and some singers think they can rap...straight up, commercialized Hip Pop....#whackness "Hip Hop been dead, and we're the reason it died" - Nas

    • Anonymous

      ASAP rocky is a NY rapper that knows how to make good music.

    • riiiight

      "good rappers make good songs, bad rappers make bad songs" is 100% INCORRECT. Good ARTISTS make good songs. You can be the best rapper on the planet but still pick wack production and make wack music. I love lyricists but it takes MUCH more than that to make good music..

    • anoo

      record labels need to sign underground artist and allow them to release the music they want and we the audience decide

    • @anonymous

      that makes no sense, good rappers make good songs, bad rappers make bad songs..... it is so damn simple.

    • anonymous

      the real reason why nyc is irrelevant now is because they suck at making music outside of a couple of people like fabolous nyc rappers are only good for rapping and can't make a song worth shit niggas like kanye and rick ross are below average rappers yet people fuck with their shit because they actually know how to make a good song dead at niggas try to blame the south for yall own failures to make listenable songs loooool

    • A Person

      co-sign, but that is oversimplifying things a lot, Nas is right, but he has done a lot to be part of the solution, hopefully, others follow suit.

  • Anonymous

    "Overall I felt good about the project because I approached it in a manner ofand this may sound sillytrying to be underground." Yes, Dwayne, it does sound silly.

  • Anonymous

    "lil wayne doesn't know where hip hop is at" , can't say I'm suprised , lil way doesn't even know where his own head is at , retarded fuckin midget

  • Maria S. Lucien

    just as George answered I cant believe that a mom can profit $8536 in 4 weeks on the internet. have you read this page... WWW.CAN99COM

  • Anonymous

    Love my job, since I've been bringing in $82h I sit at home, music playing while I work in front of my new iMac that I got now that I'm making it online Pro67.

  • anyon

    thatz cuz he killed hip hop dumb fuck

  • Anonymous

    Hip hop and music in general is on-demand now its no need to argue about if hip hop is dead or what is real hip hop. The internet even the playing field. I don't listen to radio or watch TV music videos. The traditional way of viewing media is becoming obsolete now. The radio can play all that cliche music all they want or even MTV OR BET. At the end of the day you as the consumer have a choice of what you want to listen to when you want to listen to it.

  • >_

    this nigga needs to die. along with 2 chainz and rick ross.

  • Anonymous

    Lil Wayne underground??? ROTFLMAO!!!!.... This dude is really a clown. Them drugs.

  • Anonymous

    those Lil Wayne know where he's at right now?

  • Anonymous

    Lil wayne is still a legend in the game he has had way more influence in hiphop than that overrated illuminati ceml jay z. All Jay z did was jack peoples flows like Biggie and use people to get rich. Lil wayne revolutionized the mixtape game. Lil wayne influences swag rap, skinny jeans, bling, and helped hiphop transcend into pop culture. Lil wayne has helped create the face of rap Drake and the sole Female Queen of Rap Nicki. What has that overrated camel done besides use people and use his illuminati powers to abuse laws like going to cuba. RESPECT THE LEGEND WEEZY YMCMB WE OUTCHEAAAAAAAAAAA!!!!

  • imho

    this guy is so gone off drugs he has no idea what hes saying... underground? maybe as in it sucks so much his album should of been shot, killed and buried underground

  • Anonymous

    Wow ASAP FERG just got a co-sign from Wayne. That's a big fucking deal!

  • ark

    I ask the same thing every time you drop an album.

  • yeaaahh

    I forgot "hip hop heads" think it's cool to hate Weezy.. You can dislike his music but you can't deny his impact. Hip-hop is dying because creativity is nowhere to be found. It's been this way for a long time now.. No one wants to push the boundaries as far as content goes.. They're either rapping about money or how they struggled coming up.. The recycled subject matter is boring now. I know people who stopped listening to rap because they said they all tell the same story, and it's true. I wish rappers would go into characters like Biggie and Eminem used to do when they told stories.. We need more artists/songwriters instead of just rappers.. They need to think outside of the box and rap from different perspectives.. That's what real artists do.. You can also blame the fans who diss anything that sounds different by saying it isn't "real" hip hop..

  • Anonymous

    What happen to this nigga saying he only listens to his own shit? I remember he even said he never listened to Drake or Nicki's albums cuz of that shit. Anyways I Am Not a whatever was him trying to be underground? LMFAOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAAHA

  • Anonymous

    hip hop been dead

  • PuCho

    Hip hop aint at YM or MMG(Stally is the only nigga in MMG thats nice on the mic) Hip Hop is at Roc Nation, Good Music, Shady 2.0, Aftermath, and niggas doin shit independently Underground.

  • Anonymous

    like he knows what hip-hop is

  • GUCCI MANE AKA BIG GUWOP

    Big Guwop is the realest rapper and heres why. 1) all other rappers rap about being gangster shooting and killing but they havent done it. 2) Eminem raps about killing he hasnt. 3)Jay z raps in open letter about sending shots he hasnt. 4)Nas raps about how he is a queens thug but he wasn't. 5)Most of the rappers rap about stuff they havent done yet you all support them and say its real rap. 6)When rick ross does it you all claim he is fake and say its fake rap. This shows that hiphop fans are hypocritical and all these real hiphop fan wanna be's are just some unjustified haters whose opinions are just as irrelevent as the swag fag rapper fans. BIG GUWOP KILLED A MAN HE WAS A DRUG DEALER BEFORE RAPPER HE HAS STREET CREDENTIALS HE IS THE ONLY RAPPER THAT RAPS ABOUT FACTS THERE FORE BIG GUWOP IS THE REALEST RAPPER IN THE RAP GAME AND THATS A FACT!

    • Southernplayalistic

      He may be the realest, and yeah I fuck wit some old Gucci cause i got love for my southern roots, but he is not a good lyricist at all. He speaks the truth but lacks creativity. Thats why i listen to all kinds of different rap. Couldnt get enjoyment with only him. But i will still fuck wit him. I like how he said to Jeezy " Go dig ya partna up nigga, bet he won't say shit" lol. that was REAL

  • tipster

    Wayne IS Hip Hop..Along with T.I. ..The two GOATS

  • Anonymous

    I gave up on hip hop when people talked about Kendricks album like the 2nd coming of Illmatic. If thats where the bar is at then this shit is hopeless

    • sam snead

      GKMC is very good, but It has some throw away tracks in it and is not very long to have a few very skippable tracks.

    • Anonymous

      the only thing that out shined illmatic was big L and underground legend of the day.

    • Rap Fan

      Illmatic? I personally think Stillmatic is better anyways

    • Anonymous

      I guess thats why Joey Badass is so popular with that crowd. He makes music that sound like it was made in the 90's.

    • Openmindsunite

      So called "hip hop heads" will never be happy unless an album sounds EXACTLY like what was released almost 20 years ago. These "heads" are so resistant to changing musical tendencies that they refuse to acknowledge the talent of some of these new artists. I honestly feel sorry for you that you can't listen to both golden era and modern hip hop and sincerely appreciate both for what they are. Also, when it comes to GKMC you refuse to see a silver lining in the fact that an album that deals with real topics and real life stories went platinum and got major radio play in an industry dominated by songs about derivative topics. And contrary to popular belief, there is a lot of amazing and original music out there, we just like closing our ears and brains. Don't believe the "hip hop is dead" hype, the only people that champion that bullshit are the people with blinders on that only want to hear music that reminds them of the 90s.

    • Anonymous

      get along with yourself illmatic is maaaaad overrated i can give two albums who outshine this piece of shit called "illmatic" : 1/ doggystyle 2/ the chronic

    • Not Impressed

      I feel the same way. It's shit like that that makes me think hiphop is dead. If that bullshit is supposed to be "the new illmatic" hiphop must be over. I'm just not impressed by any of these new rappers the internet is hyping up.

    • Anonymous

      If you got over your nostalgia about Ilmatic you'd realize Kendrick's album is comparable to it in terms of quality. Illmatic still the greatest rap album of all time of course but GKMC is a classic as well.

  • Drake runs rap

    hiphop is still run by your crew weezy nicki and drake run it. 1)Drake has the most number 1 hits at the age of 26 2) No other artist from the new wave of rappers goes double platinum like drake does 3) Drake is breaking a lot of records and he hasn't even reached 30 yet 4) Drake is the face of rap everyone listens to rap for drake 5)Drake is the only 1 capable to go platinum first weak these days and drake will go down as the greatest of all time when its all said and done 6)Drakes tours are the highest selling out of all rappers drake runs rap its a fact stop denying.

    • -

      why are you so gay for Drake, you REALLY love him don't you

    • Rap Fan

      Drake didn't just start he's been out since 2009, just about over 4 years now.

    • Drake runs rap

      all you camel hump riders and old washed up irrelevent rapper fans can't disprove the facts i provided. The only points you can argue with are my opinions as to why drake is the face of rap which is also completely true no1 else in the rap game at the moment has a bigger buz than drake. YOU CAMEL RIDING CUNTS GOT NO ARGUEMENTS AGAINST THIS IF YOU DO PROVE IT. DONT BOTHER BRINGING UP VETERANS LIKE EMINEM AND JAY Z BECAUSE THEY HAD ALMOST 20 YEARS IN THE RAP GAME AND DRAKE HAS JUST STARTED.

  • Anonymous

    learn the essence of hip hop

  • Anonymous

    hieroglyphics holdin it down with the kitchen

  • HiiiPoWeR

    Kendrick Lamar, J Cole, Big Krit, A$AP Rocky. That's where hip-hop is at.

  • Not Impressed

    Hiphop is in a poor state because the wrong people are at the forefront. The "best rappers" out are J Cole, Kendrick and Drake?? Really? That boring, uninspired, cliche, trash is the best that hiphop has to offer? Who's still listening to Kendrick or J Cole's albums? Anyone? Hiphop is just not worth listening to anymore, it's all internet hype and image. The rappers are either mediocre or dumbed down versions of older artists. They put out a album that's worth listening to for like a week, then it's forgotten. Hiphop would be so much better if the right people were leading it. I wish Jay Electronica would have dropped his album. And Willie The Kid shits on all these dudes, but no ones who he is. Even someone like a Charles Hamilton could have brought new life into hiphop, but he vanished. Things would be so different if the right people had dropped.

    • Drake runs rap

      Drake is far ahead of kendrick and cole he is on another level. Get back at me whenkendrick or cole has the most number 1 hits or when they go double platinum.

    • Not Impressed

      Kendricks CD sucks, I'm sorry. Peoples standards are just extremely low right now. I'm not impressed by any of this bullshit.

    • Anonymous

      i cant listen to kendricks cd dont know what dre was thinking

    • Anonymous

      I'm still listening to Kendrick's album... its got insane replay value.

  • Anonymous

    rap getting more serious i think hip hop finding a conscious again there needs to be a balance

  • Anonymous

    He doesn't know where hip hop is? This ni99a has the nerve to say that when he's part of he reason hip hop has turned into POP! fuckin cornball!

  • Anonymous

    well, hip hop's not at ym, i can say that.. more like roc nation, good music, shady/aftermath, etc..

  • Anonymous

    The week a million people went out and bought an album that hasn't stood the test of time is when hip hop really began to disappear. He spit bullshit over some of the most soulful hip hop beats of the decade and got away with it. He's the only rapper in history to be considered an all time great with not one land mark record under his belt, and I mean musically not sales wise.

  • Anonymous

    he said that right after he heard the rich gang sales numbers.

  • Scan

    Hip hop is in the toilet. Wayne helped put it there

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  • Al shaprton

    Hip hip is up north in Canada. You fucking yankees

  • Anonymous

    Didn't he say before he only listened to his own shit? What happened?

    • Anonymous

      that's when didn't what he was talking but he is drugs he tohught he's own shit was telling him stuff.

  • Anonymous

    Well spoken by one of the rappers who helped orchestrate the disappearing.

  • Capital M

    I thought he was a big Tech N9ne fan? I guess since Tech demolished that track on The Carter IV, He stopped fuckin' wit him. XD

  • foreal

    another rapper jumping on A$AP Ferg's nuts

  • Jay Z

    Hip Hop is at roc nation, you dont know where it is at because you are horrible