Get Ready For Lil Wayne’s MTV Unplugged Performance

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Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Rapper [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Lil Wayne[/lastfm] is usually seen behind big screens with a large spotlight whenever he is performing. However, this time around his fans will see a more intimate side of Weezy.

The Young Money CEO is taking part in the first MTV Unplugged peformance featuring a hip hop artist since 2002, which will place him among greats like [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jay-Z[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]LL Cool J[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Lauren Hill[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nas[/lastfm].

In an interview with MTV‘s Sway, Weezy says that he’ll be riding solo for his Unplugged performance. In other words – don’t expect any featured performances. “If they are not Young Money and they are just an artist that I’ve done a song with and they’re in the town that night and they ask, ‘Can I come out?’ Say, ‘Yeah,’” he said. “But if you go to a Lil Wayne show and you’re a real Lil Wayne fan, you’ll know… He’s up there from start to finish by his self.”

Huh? Here, you try to figure it out…

[mtv]http://www.mtv.com/videos/news/661588/lil-wayne-talks-about-his-guest-performers-on-stage.jhtml[/mtv]

Check out a couple more quick interview snippets about the upcoming show, and also have a look at some of MTV’s photos from the performance.

[mtv]http://www.mtv.com/videos/news/661061/lil-wayne-pays-homage-to-tupac-on-unplugged.jhtml[/mtv]

[mtv]http://www.mtv.com/videos/news/659947/lil-wayne-talks-his-unplugged-performance.jhtml[/mtv]

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Don’t miss “MTV2 Presents: Lil Wayne Unplugged,” premiering THIS Sunday (June 12th) at 9PM ET/PT on MTV2, MTV and MTV.com.

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