Turk Believes Drugs Are “Overpowering” Lil Wayne
Turk is best known for running with the original members of Cash Money during their come up. The group, which comprised of B.G., Juvenile and Lil Wayne, reached mainstream success with their platinum-selling album Guerrilla Warfare. Now, with a fresh mixtape making its rotations on the Internet, Turk spoke with G14 Radio about his former labelmate, Wayne.
During the interview, he expressed his concerns with Wayne’s drug use. He believes they are negatively influencing him.
“I used to do heroin, cocaine. I used to shoot heroin and cocaine like an old nigga, when I was fifteen, sixteen, because no one tell me nothing,” he said. “So the only thing I can say about that situation is when you’re under the influence anything can come out your mouth. Don’t necessarily mean that’s the type of person you is. It’s that drug that’s overpowering you. It’s them spirits that’s overpower you.”
Turk added that the Wayne of today is vastly different than the person he once knew.
“Wayne’s like a little brother to me. That’s not Wayne. When I see certain pictures of Wayne, I know that’s not Wayne,” he said.
Watch the rest of the interview that touches on Wayne’s actions and why he feels the rapper isn’t putting on for New Orleans.