(AllHipHop Features) The 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards pulled out many of Hip Hop’s veterans and rising stars as it returned to it's new home, The Filmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater.
A number of Hip Hop's biggest and brightest stars hit the Sprite green carpet to share their excitement on their new projects and the anticipation for the night's cyphers, performances, as well as for the 'I Am Hip Hop' Award recipient, Lil Wayne.
The evening featured performances from Cardi B., T.I., Lil Baby, LilDuval, Lil Pump, Ball Greezy, and more.
AllHipHop had a chance to speak with Lil Duval on his successful journey from comedy to the top of the charts as well as his enthusiasm for one of the greatest rappers of all time, Lil Wayne, being honored.
Lil Duval explained that Lil Wayne was indeed deserving of the 'I Am Hip Hop' Award as he's been consistently succeeding in Hip Hop for over 20 years.
In fact, Lil Duval stated that he couldn't think of anyone else this year as deserving as Lil Wayne.
The comedian-turned-singer/rapper also shared that he expected his No.1 song, "Smile B*tch", to resonate with the people because he knew the vibe that the song would bring.
He also expressed that he measures his success by seeing the fans' love for the hit single!
Check out the interview below!
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