Lil Wayne, the iconic rapper known by various aliases, recently made a memorable audition for the coveted third microphone position alongside NFL legends Peyton and Eli Manning on the latest season of ManningCast.
Weezy joined an impressive lineup of celebrity candidates, including DJ Khaled, Tom Brady, Mike Tyson, Stephen A. Smith, and Reese Witherspoon during the audition process. In a bid to secure the co-host role, Lil Wayne showcased his freestyle skills and acting prowess, leaving a lasting impression on the Manning brothers and fans alike.
As Lil Wayne entered the audition room on September 5th, he introduced himself with a touch of humor and humility. “Hi, I’m Lil Wayne, Weezy Baby, Tunechi, President Carter. Who was the old guy out there singing, killing it? I gotta get him on a track,” Wayne joked, setting a lighthearted tone for the proceedings.
During his audition, Lil Wayne expressed his enthusiasm for the opportunity, exclaiming, “I’m so ready. You’re gonna love it. I’m gonna kill it… I’m a millionaire, I’m a Young Money millionaire,” conveying his readiness to take on this new venture.
Furthermore, Lil Wayne tapped into his musical talent and rapped briefly, intertwining his Louisiana roots with the Manning brothers. He delivered the lines, “I’m a Louisiana boy, I’m with the Manning boys, and this is the ManningCast, and I got a family pass,” infusing his audition with his signature style.