(Video) Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz Sit Down With Genius To Discuss ‘ColleGrove’

After hearing 2 Chainz’s “Dedication” on ColleGrove, Lil Wayne shed a tear over the kind things his longtime friend said about him. In a new interview with Genius, the pair talk from backstage at their recent Atlanta show, and breakdown some of the lyrics on the joint album. For part one, hear what they had to say about “Dedication” below.

2 Chainz Speaks On Competing With Lil Wayne In The Studio

When Lil Wayne was in his prime during 2005-2009 let’s say, he arguably could not be touched on any verse or on any beat. That was a different era for hip-hop…a lot of artists that are considered OG’s now were as well putting their signature stamps on the game like Kanye West, Jeezy, etc. etc. Well hot off the release of his collaborative album with Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz speaks on the what it was like going in the studio and collabing for a full length LP, “Collegrove“, with one of the best to hit the booth. Hit the jump.

First Week Sales Projections For Kendrick Lamar, Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz

Numbers…or therefore lack of. Tunechi & 2 Chainz collaborative album ColleGrove is reportedly not projected to do so hot in it’s first week on the charts. While Kendrick Lamar’s surprise unfinished album, untitled unmastered. fares pretty well compared to it’s hip-hop competitor. Hit the jump for the final estimated tallies.

(Photo) Kanye West Released Cover Art For 2 Chainz and Lil Wayne’s ‘Collegrove’ Album

In between working on his own forthcoming project and Twitter ranting, Kanye West found the time to hit the studio with 2 Chainz and Lil Wayne. Chainz and Weezy have been working on their joint album ‘Collegrove‘ for quiet some time and now thanks to Mr. West we know the project is almost finished and we can expect it to drop later this week. According Kanye, the project will drop this Friday March 4th and to accompany the release date, Ye shared the official cover art. Like the title, ‘Collegrove’ which is a combo of the two rapper’s hometowns, the cover art is a combo of the two rapper’s face – 2 Chainz face with Lil Wayne’s tattoos. So far, we haven’t gotten any official releases for songs off the album, but the duo did debut the track “Rolls Royce Weather Everyday” during a live performance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last month. Check it out here. Click the gallery for more.

(Video) Lil Wayne And 2 Chainz Debut “Rolls Royce Weather Everyday” On The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

As promised, Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz gave fans a preview of just what they’ve been cooking up on their joint project Collegrove. The duo, who have worked together several times in the past on tracks like “Duffle Bag Boy” and “Rich as Fu*k” and stopped by The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon Monday night to preview their latest single, “Rolls Royce Weather Everyday.” So far no exact date on when this highly anticipated project will drop but this live performance will hold us over until then. Check out the video below.

(Video) Lil Wayne And 2 Chainz To Preview Upcoming ‘ColleGrove’ Project On ‘The Tonight Show’

After giving us a sneak peek of their upcoming collaboration, ‘Collegrove’ last year, Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz gearing up to preview just what they’ve been cooking up for us on an upcoming episode of The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon. The episode will air Monday, February 15th and will also feature guest appearances by Will Ferrell and Christina Aguilera Check out the preview below.

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