#1. Spend some time—a lot of time—listening to Tha Carter II and Tha Carter III, as well as the early Dedication mixtapes.
We sometimes wonder if Wayne listens to his old music. We're all for growth. But Wayne could benefit from self-research. He used to sound so hungry, so alive and so unwilling to lose on every song. That fire and passion is missing from a lot of his newer stuff. Listening to his mid-to-late 2000s tracks could help him recapture whatever he was feeling back then.
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