Lil Wayne Net Worth
Lil Wayne Net Worth
Lil Wayne INTRODUCTION:
Lil Wayne Net Worth: Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. or commonly known as Lil Wayne, is a rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana, America.
Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. or commonly known as Lil Wayne is one of the wealthiest rappers of this generation and, began gaining success in the rap industry at the very young age of 9.
Lil Wayne’s estimated net worth is around $120 Million, and this post reveals things about his life, career, and how he succeeded in making his fortune at the young age of 34.
Lil Wayne Early Life:
Wayne took birth in New Orleans on the 27th of September 1982.
Wayne’s mom was only 19 when she had him, and his father left the house when he was only 2 years old.
Lil Wayne had a very rough childhood.
He composed his first rap poem when he was only 8, and shot himself accidentally with a 9mm handgun when he was only 9 years old.
Wayne was a great student at McMain Magnet School, but he stopped getting further education when he was only 14 to concentrate on his music career.
Lil Wayne Career:
He joined the Hot Boys with other young rappers B.G., and Turk in 1996.
He was the youngest member of the group as he was only 15 at that time.
After 3 years, Lil Wayne became a solo artist and released his very first album “The Block is Hot” which was a platinum hit.
After the success of the first album, he released a couple of other albums in the following year and became a megastar.
Lil Wayne has worked with many stars including Nicki Minaj, DJ Khaled, Drake, Eminem and many more.
Wayne also has received several awards for his music and performances.
Notwithstanding the constant controversy, Lil Wayne’s success hasn’t wavered.
His 4th and 5th studio albums “Tha Carter” and “Tha Carter II” highlighted a more precise insight of self, visible in his lyrical way.
In 2005, Lil Wayne became the administrator of Cash Money Records and established Young Money Entertainment, a trademark of Cash Money.
In 2008, After dropping his 6th studio album “Tha Carter III” Lil Wayne was nominated for eight Grammys, and Wayne won four of them.
Lil Wayne has collaborated with many artists including T.I. Keri Hilson, T-Pain, Chris Brown, Akon, Birdman Ludacris, and many more.
Many artists call him the best rapper alive because of his lyrical style and flow.