XXL Quick Hitters: Lil Wayne, Ice-T, and Chief Keef

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LIL WAYNE: Links With Mountain Dew To Build Skatepark In New Orleans

Weezy is taking his love for skateboarding to a whole new level, as in the form of a building a new skatepark in N.O.’s Lower Ninth Ward district. [VladTV]

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Ice-T Talks Being Bit With Directing Bug
After directing Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap, Ice-T tells PBS that he’s been bit by the directing bug. Could more documentaries be in store? [PBS]

Chief Keef Freestyles On Sway In The Morning
The 16-year-old Chi-town phenom stops by Sway In The Morning to spit a few bars, alongside ScHoolboy Q. [SwaysUniverse]