- Name: Lil Wayne
- Born: 09/27/1982 (38 years old)
- Occupation: Rapper, singer, songwriter, record executive, entrepreneur, actor
Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. (born September 27, 1982), better known by his stage name Lil Wayne, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record executive, entrepreneur, and actor. He is regarded by many contemporaries as one of the most influential hip hop artists of his generation, and often cited as one of the greatest rappers of all time. His career began in 1996, at the age of 13, when he was discovered by Birdman and joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label. He joined the southern hip hop group Hot Boys, with Cash Money label-mates Juvenile and Turk, in 1997, who became popular following the release of the album Guerrilla Warfare (1999) and the song “Bling Bling”. For many years, Lil Wayne was the flagship artist of Cash Money Records, before ending his long-tenured deal with the company in June 2018.
Birth Name: Dwayne Michael Carter Jr.
Awards: List of awards and nominations
Alias: Tunechi, Weezy F. Baby, President Carter
Genre: Hip hop
Birth Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Lil Wayne quotes :
Everybody know, I don't do no promoting. I don't ever have to promote nothing, that's the beauty of Lil Wayne.Lil Wayne
I always believe that to be the best, you have to smell like the best, dress like the best, act like the best. When you throw your trash in the garbage can, it has to be better than anybody else who ever threw trash in the garbage can.Lil Wayne
I just always expect the best because I'm a competitor and if I'm competing, then obviously I'm trying to be better in everything.Lil Wayne
Jail didn't make me find God, He's always been there. They can lock me up, but my spirit and my love can never be confined to prison walls.Lil Wayne