Master P Reveals Why Lil Wayne Is The GOAT

The GOAT debate has been around for a long time.

BYAlexander Cole
BET Hip Hop Awards 2020

Master P is someone who has plenty of credentials when it comes to speaking about rap. Overall, the man is an absolute legend, and he has seen a lot of artists come and go. Furthermore, he has listened to a lot of music. This has given him the ability to form opinions on plenty of creators. It has also allowed him to compare and contrast others from different generations. Needless to say, you can imagine that he would have some strong opinions as it pertains to the GOAT debate.

In a new red carpet interview from Jeremy Hecht of HipHopDX at the City of Hope Spirit of Life Gala, Master P was asked about his thoughts on who the GOAT of rap is. As you will see in the video clip below, he says that it is actually Lil Wayne. Of course, this declaration comes on the heels of Wayne's new project with 2 Chainz. The album is called Welcome 2 ColleGrove and it promises to be an amazing new body of work.

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Master P Gives His GOAT Take

“Lil Wayne, I mean, he’s the GOAT,” he explained. “Where we come from – Louisiana to the world – you haven’t seen greatness like that. Lyrical, talented. Shout to Cash Money records. No Limit Records in the building.” Wayne is a pick that won't anger anyone. After all, plenty of others have him in their top fives.

The GOAT debate is one that will forever rage on, regardless of the domain in question. It is a huge part of NBA discourse, and it also exists in rap. That said, let us know what you think of Master P's take, in the comments section below. Do you agree with him? If not, who do you think is the GOAT? Additionally, stay tuned to HNHH for the latest news and updates from around the music world. We will always bring you the latest news on all of your favorite artists.

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Alexander Cole is the current Managing Editor of HotNewHipHop. He started at HotNewHipHop back in 2018 where he began as a Sports and Sneakers writer. During this time, he has shown an expertise in Air Jordans, Yeezys, and all things that have to do with Nike. His favorite kicks are the Air Jordan 1 High OG, the Air Jordan 4, the Air Jordan 6, and the Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 in the "Beluga 2.0" colorway. Although his collection might not be the biggest, he is always looking to add new styles to it. When it comes to sports, Alex has a particular interest in the NBA and the NFL. His favorite teams are anywhere LeBron goes, and the Kansas City Chiefs. As a Montrealer, the Montreal Canadiens hold a special place in his heart, even if they haven't won the Stanley Cup in his lifetime. Alex also works for the Concordia Stingers, where he provides play-by-play and color commentary for the football, hockey, and basketball teams His favorite hip-hop artists are Kendrick Lamar, Playboi Carti, Travis Scott, and Lil Uzi Vert.