In a recent interview, Mannie Fresh revealed that he was once courted by Def Jam when Jay-Z was president. He had a deal on the table and a song with Lil Wayne. Well, he says that the deal ultimately didn’t go through because somebody over at Cash Money shot it down, refusing to clear the Weezy verse. The crazy part of it is that Wayne agreed to do the song…but the real bosses didn’t. At the end of the day, the deal fell through based upon that lil mess. Mannie gave Cash Money their musical foundation, but I guess that wasn’t enough. He was even in a group with Baby. Oh well…Jay-Z left Def Jam and…. Here is the video.