Lil Wayne

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BIO

Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. (born September 27, 1982 in New Orleans, Louisiana), better known as Lil Wayne, is an American rapper. Formerly a member of the rap group the Hot Boys, he joined the Cash Money Records collective as a teenager. "Get It How U Live", released in 1997, was Lil Wayne's first album with Hot Boys, and "Tha Block is Hot", his solo debut, came out in 1999. After gaining fame with two other albums in the early 2000s, Lil Wayne reached higher popularity with 2004's "Tha Carter" and its two subsequent albums "Tha Carter II" (2005) and "Tha Carter III" (2008). He earned various accolades following "Tha Carter III", including being nominated for eight Grammy Awards. His first rock album, Rebirth, was released in 2009.

News

Apr 1, 2015
STLtoday.comLil Wayne headlining celebrity basketball game at ChaifetzSTLtoday.comLooseCannon Celebrity Basketball Game is May 31 at Chaifetz Arena with Lil Wayne, S.L.I.M. and many more. It's being billed as LooseCannon vs. Young Money. Event time…
Apr 1, 2015
VibeLil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa, YG And More Blessed This Very Special Sweet 16 PartyVibeLil Wayne, Waka Flocka, Monica, Wiz Khalifa, and Rich Homie Quan were just a few of the names that gave a very blessed 16-year old birthday some personal shout outs this…
Apr 1, 2015
TMZ.comPlus Brand New Caddy ... Ballin' 16th for 'Hip Hop' PrinceTMZ.comHip-hop superstars Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa, and Rich Homie Quan were the icing on the cake for a 16- year-old kid's $150,000 birthday party -- and the guest of honor…
Apr 1, 2015
The Indian ExpressLil Wayne's 'Free Weezy Album' to release in AprilThe Indian ExpressRapper Lil Wayne's next work “Free Weezy Album”, which was originally planned for February, will be out this month. The rapper made the announcement…
Mar 31, 2015
WXXV News 25Kress Live hosts Lil WayneWXXV News 25The stage is set for Grammy Award winning rapper Lil Wayne to perform at Kress Live in Biloxi this weekend. Just over a month after Hip-Hop performer “Afroman” was arrested for punching a female fan…
Mar 31, 2015
HotNewHipHopLil Wayne To Release "Free Weezy Album" In April?HotNewHipHopOn Saturday, Lil Wayne performed at a low-key pool party in Miami, and though not initially reported, it seems as if he dropped some hints about the Free Weezy Album's…
Mar 30, 2015
Red BullRapper Lil Wayne's Other Passion: SkateboardingRed BullMost of us know Lil Wayne as a Grammy-winning hip-hop artist. But to those close to the skate industry, he's also known as a passionate skateboarder. This isn't Justin Bieber…
Mar 30, 2015
HotNewHipHopLil Wayne Performs In Miami, Hands Out "Free Weezy Album" T-ShirtsHotNewHipHopYoung Money's showcase at the Red Bull Guest House weekend was capped off by a headlining performance from Lil Wayne. Weezy was the last to hit the…
Mar 27, 2015
Red BullLil Wayne Shared His First Ever Instagram PhotoRed BullSo it was only a matter of time until rapper Lil Wayne — the headlining performer at the Young Money Entertainment showcase at Red Bull Guest House on Saturday — would sign up and start…
Mar 11, 2015
NBC 6 South FloridaLil Wayne "Okay" After Report of Shooting at Miami Beach MansionNBC 6 South FloridaPerson Behind "Swatting" Call at Lil Wayne Mansion Sought Person Behind "Swatting" Call at Lil Wayne Mansion Sought…

Fun Facts

In an interview with Blender magazine, Lil Wayne revealed one of his favorite bands from childhood to be rock group Nirvana, and cites them as a major influence in his music.
He wrote his first rap song at age eight.
Fun quote from Lil' Wayne: "I could do an entire album in a week, but Tha Carter II took me a little longer, a month. I wanted to make sure everything was right".