Jan 24, 2024
Lil Wayne Discusses Drake's Experiences in the Hip-Hop Industry
Lil Wayne Explains Why Some People "Hate On" Drake in Hip Hop
Lil Wayne, the legendary rapper from New Orleans, recently opened up about why he thinks some folks in the Hip-Hop world criticize Drake, his Young Money collaborator. He shared his thoughts during an appearance on The Richard Sherman Podcast.
Wayne began by mentioning that his talent-scouting abilities were influenced by his time with Birdman. When asked about the hate Drake sometimes receives, Weezy didn't hold back. He said, "He red, he light-skinned."
He continued, "That's just American history. How I know is because I'm not light-skinned. I hated on all light-skinned dudes in school. So yeah, it's American history, man."
If you want to hear the full interview, check it out below. The conversation about Drake begins around the 16:15 mark.