lil wayne at sxsw*(Via Yahoo News) – Lil Wayne was feeling inspirational while making an appearance at South By Southwest.

Snoop Dogg admitted he was too high to notice he was performing on a stage five stories tall that looked like a vending machine. And rumors that Eminem will make a surprise appearance continued to swirl around 6th Street.

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Hip-hop stars completed a near takeover of the music conference and festival in Austin, Texas, overnight Thursday and Friday with Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg, B.o.B., T.I. and Wale all playing bass-booming showcases just blocks from each other into Friday morning.

And later in the day, Nas will be the subject of a Q&A interview and 50 Cent will headline the Shady Records showcase where he’ll perform his iconic album “Get Rich or Die Tryin'” in its entirety live for the first time.

“If you get anything from me, it’s to find your name and do you because, ladies and gentlemen, that’s what I do,” Lil Wayne told the crowd in what he said was a commercial for the new soft drink partnership with Mountain Dew.

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