DaBaby onstage wearing Burberry puffer

Fresh off his Grammy nominations, DaBaby stopped by Power 104.5 The Beat to reflect on his big year. During the interview, the  Charlotte rapper also revealed that he and Lil Wayne have a joint record on the way.

DaBaby spoke about the breakthrough year he’s had, saying  “I am Grammy-nominated, I am. It’s a beautiful thing—it’s a blessing. It’s nothing short of a blessing. It feels amazing. Been a long time coming.” When asked who’s on his bucket list to collab with, the rapper revealed his dreams are coming true in more ways than one.

“I got a song with Lil Wayne. That was amazing so I’m good,” He also touched on how influential Lil Wayne has been to his generation, “That’s the GOAT in my era, that’s the goat. That’s probably who I was most influenced by music-wise growing up.” Asked how the collab came about, DaBaby explained that Weezy reached out to him. “Nah, they reached out. They sent me a record and its a big record too.”

DaBaby wouldn’t divulge any information about the song or when it could be dropping. In the interview, the KIRK rapper also spoke about wanting to do a joint record with Megan Thee Stallion and how crazy his DMs have gotten since his rise to fame, watch it in full above.

Words by Sarah Osei
Staff Writer