|Net Worth:||$150 million|
|Nick Name:||Lil Wayne|
|Real Name:||Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr.|
|Born:||September 27, 1982|
|Country of Origin:||United States of America|
|Source of Wealth:||Professional Rapper/Record Executive|
Lil Wayne’s Overviews
Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. Also known by his stage name Lil Wayne, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record executive, entrepreneur, and actor. Some of his other nicknames are Tunechi, Weezy F. Baby, and President Carter. Wayne is regarded as one of the most influential hip hop artists of his generation and also known as one of the greatest rappers of all time. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of his own label, “Young Money Entertainment.”
Lil Wayne started his career when he was 13 years old. He was discovered by Birdman in 1996 and became a part of “Cash Money Records.” In 1997, Wayne became a part of the hip hop group; “Hot Boys. In 1999, the group released the album” Guerrilla Warfare.” The release of this album made him famous. In November of that same year, he released his first studio album, “Tha Block Is Hot.” The album was certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
Lil Wayne Albums And Songs Highlights
Currently, Lil Wayne has released 13 studio albums including:
- Tha Block Is Hot (1999)
- Lights Out (2000)
- 500 Degreez (2002)
- Tha Carter (2004)
- Tha Carter II (2005)
- Tha Carter III (2008)
- Rebirth (2010)
- I Am Not a Human Being (2010)
- Tha Carter IV (2011)
- I Am Not a Human Being II (2013)
- Free Weezy Album (2015)
- Tha Carter V (2018)
- Funeral (2020)
Lil Wayne Accolades
1. He has won 5 Grammy Awards.
2. 11 BET Awards.
3. 4 Billboard Music Awards.
4. 2 MTV Video Music Awards.
5. 8 NAACP Image Awards.
6. Lil Wayne is the first male artist to outdo Elvis Presley with the most entries on the Billboard Hot 100, with 109 songs in September of 2012.
Lil Wayne’s Net Worth
As of 2020, Lil Wayne’s net worth is 150 million dollars. Wayne has sold exceeding more than 120 million records worldwide, with over 15 million albums, including 37 million digital tracks in the United States, bestowing Wayne, one of the world’s best-selling music artists.