Lil Wayne and Young buck put aside their past and any beef they might have to not only perform on stage together, but record a new track. "Maturity, growth," Lil Wayne explained of what brought them back together. "Grown men. Also, I done a song with [Buck]. With [recording] the song, we talked, spoke our differences out, which we had none. Zero. We had no beef. Grown men don't talk about the past. We just sat there — 'You good?' 'I'm good.' 'Let's do it. Whatever you need me to do, I'mma do it.' Wayne went on to say he is releasing a new mixtape called Hello Brooklyn with Mick Boogie before his new album, The Carter III comes out sometime in April.
"Me and Buck was in the same room when we would be on tour. We were in
the same category to them. We were both young, so it would always be
me, Young Buck and Turk in the same room every night. We wrote
together, rapped together. Came up, figured sh– out together. The
[recent] show, we had a show in Tennessee, I was like, 'I'm here.' He
was with me; he was on my bus; he rolled with me. He came out.
Everybody thought he was gonna sign [to Cash Money], but nah, he's with
"People thought I had problems with Lil Wayne," 50 told MTV, "I don't have problems with that little n—a. I like
him. I like his music." "When I have a record that's about to go on sale, and you decide that
you want to point out who's the most effective artist, and I clearly
been dominating, and I'm #8?"
Wayne says the feeling is mutual. He's never had a problem with 50 "That n—a's crazy, Wayne laughed. "I ain't f—ing with 50. He's too
high up there. That's my n—a, though. I respect that my name even
came out the homie's mouth. I just took it as a compliment. I would
never go back at 50; he's a trillionaire. I'm trying to get there,
homie. I'm smart. I ain't dumb. "
Wayne says Tha Carter III is coming sometime in April, but before that,
he'll release a mixtape called Hello Brooklyn with Mick Boogie, in
which Weezy redid several classic records by BK's legendary MCs, such
as Big Daddy Kane, Jay-Z and Notorious B.I.G.
"I'm redoing all the old Brooklyn artists," he divulged. "[Mick's] got
some old stuff. So old, he had to send the originals. I don't know what
them songs are. I had to listen to them a trillion times, then do it.
Nikki Menage, my artist, [and I did] 'Sunshine' by Jay-Z and Babyface.
We did 'Juicy.' It's sick." …