Lil Wayne is an American rapper, producer, and music executive. Lil Wayne joined the Hot Boys, a hip-hop group before he commenced his personal career. He has won four Grammy Awards in 2009 for singles like “A Milli” and “Lollipop,” collaborating with highest ranked singers from Robin Thicke to Nicki Minaj.
His solo career was so much success for him. After his launch of various mix albums, he received multiple awards and earned a huge name and fame. His album named Tha Carter IV was sold for 964,000 copies in its first week in the USA alone. Lil Wayne is being able to sell over 100 million records worldwide, including more than 15 million albums and 37 million digital tracks in the United States of America. His sales give me the title of one of the best-selling artists of all time.
Lil Wayne was born as Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. on September 27, 1982. He was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA and grew up in Hollygrove, which is considered one of New Orleans’ poorest neighborhoods. Born as a beloved child of Dwayne Michael Turner and Jacinda Carter. He was born when his mother was 19 imagine the pain she had for his superstar. Having a great trouble to raise his childhood his parents got separated when he was 2 years old. Having a great trouble to raise him he was taken care of by Bryan Christopher Williams aka. Birdman. They had a father-son relationship. His mother got married to Reginald “Rabbit” McDonald, whom he considered as the father
He made himself engaged in a gifted program of Lafayette Elementary School and in the drama club of Eleanor McMain Secondary School for a better future. He also studies at Marion Abramson Senior High School.
Lil Wayne is a child lover. He has got his own four children. His first child was a daughter named Reginae who was born when he was 16 from his high school sweetheart Antonia “Toya” Carter. He married her in Valentine’s Day 2004 but sadly had to take a strong step towards divorced in 2006. His second child Dwayne III was born on October 22, 2008, at The Christ Hospital in Cincinnati from a radio broadcaster Sarah Vivan. After a while, third child Cameron Carter was born to actress Lauren London on September 9, 2009. And the fourth child Neal was born on November 30, 2009, to singer Nivea. He had also made rapper Trina pregnant however, she suffered a miscarriage.
Recently he is being engaged to Dhea Sodano in 19th February 2011 after a long time relationship with other actresses.
Lil Wayne is an American rapper with a huge net worth of $150 Million USD. He began his music career when he was 15 with Cash Money Records rap group Hot Boys and soon after a while, he began to act solo.
He first solo album The Block is Hot went double platinum and reached #3 on the Billboard charts. Although having a lot of trouble in his career he didn’t loose hope. His fourth and fifth studio albums Tha Carter and Tha Carter II gained a huge respect and love from viewers. In 2005, he became the president of Cash Money Records and founded Young Money Entertainment, an imprint of Cash Money.