Lil wayne Biography
Dwayne Michael Carter Jr popularly known as Lil wayne is an American rapper, Record label owner, and entrepreneur born September 27, 1982 in united states of America.
Early Life & Career
At the age of two, his parents got divorced. His mother was nineteen when she gave birth to him. While growing up Dwayne Michael Carter Jr removed the initial D from Dwayne due to his father abandoning him at age 5.
Lil Wayne attended Lafayette Elementary School and later proceeded to Eleanor McMain Secondary School, where he stayed for two years. He furthered his secondary education at Marion Abramson Senior High School but dropped out at age of 14 to focus on his musical career.
After his success in music, the rapper again thought of education and enrolled himself University of Phoenix.
Lil Wayne is a very successful rapper in America. He is considered one of the all-time great musicians of the world.
He has done outstanding work in his career, which started a long ago.
Lil Wayne Short bio data:
Real Name: Dwayne Michael Carter Jr
Date of Birth: September 27, 1982
Other names: Weezy, Weezy F. Baby, Tunechi, President Carter
Age: 40 years (2022)
Weight: 130 pounds (59 kg)
Height: 5 feet 4 Inches
Parent: Dwayne Micheal Turner, Jacida Carter
Wife: Toya Johnson (2004-2006)
Occupation: Rapper, Entrepreneur & Actor
Record Label: Cash Money Millionaires, Hot Boys, Sqad Up, The B.G.’z
Lil wayne’s net worth is estimated to be $170 million, making him America’s self-made millionaire, the wealthiest musician, and one of the richest rapper in the world.
He made his fortune from record sales, investments, tours, and endorsement deals. According to Yahoo.com.
Lil wayne has partnered with big brands such as Sprint, Beats by Dre, pepsi, Mountain Dew, Bogey Cigars, Apartments.com and many more.
Parent & Family
Lil wayne’s parents are Dwayne Micheal Turner (Father), Jacida Carter (Mother).
Lil wayne’s father (Dwayne Micheal Turner) short bio data:
Real Name: Dwayne Micheal Turner
Wife: Jacida Carter (Divorced)
Nickname: Father of Lil wayne
Children: Lil wayne
GrandChildren: Reginae Carter, Dwayne
Michael Carter III, Cameron Carter, Neal Carter
Jacida Carter short bio data:
Real Name: Jacida Carter
Date of Birth: October 30, 1962
Age: 60 years (2022)
Husband: Dwayne Micheal Turner (Divorced)
Parent: Lionel Braithwaite, Clara Brathwaith
Children: Reginae Carter, Dwayne Michael Carter
Lil wayne has a younger brother. same mother but different father.
Lil wayne and his ex-wife antonia toya johnson got married in 2004 and divorced in 2006.
Lil wayne is currently not married (single).
The rapper currently have (4) four children Reginae Carter, kameron carter, Dwayne carter III, & Neal carter.
Reginae carter short bio:
Reginae carter is a daughter to American great rapper Lil wayne & Toya Johnson, born 29 November 1998 in Louisi
ana, United States. Age 23 years.
She is an actress and writer.
kameron carter short bio:
Kameron Carter is a son to Lil wayne and Lil Wayne, Lauren London, born Sept. 9, 2009 in United states of America. Age 13 years. He inherited is father musical powess as he is also a music rapper.
Dwayne carter III short bio:
Dwayne Carter III is Lil Wayne’s eldest son, born in 2008. Child to Lil Wayne, Sarah Vivan.
Neal carter short bio:
Dwayne carter born in 2009 (age 12 years).
Grandparent: Dwayne Michael Turner, Jacida Carter
When did Lil Wayne start rapping & First Song
His career began in 1995, at the age of 12, when he was signed by rapper Birdman, joining Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label according to wikipedia.
Lil Wayne wrote a rap song when he was 8 years old, although no record appears to exist of the song.
He was featured on Back That Azz Up”, which peaked at number 19 on the United States Billboard Hot 100 and became a top ten hit on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and Hot Rap Songs charts.
How was lil wayne discovered
He was discovered by Bryan “Baby” Williams and joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label.
How old was lil wayne when he became famous
At the tender age of 11 years old, Lil Wayne at last got his shot to sign up with Cash Money, being the Records’ youngest rapper.
The carter III
The carter IV
The carter V
Sorry for the wait
Rebirth Dedication 6
Trust fund babies and many more
Lil wayne’s top 10 song
6 foot 7 foot
best rapper alive
How to love
Stuntin’ Like My Daddy
I feel like dying
Something You Forgot
Dough Is What I Got
Get off the corner
Lil wayne first rap name
Lil wayne has received numerous awards since he started his music career and still counting.
Checkout list below!!!
Grammy award for the best rap performance (2017)
Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group (2010)
Teen Choice Award for Choice Music: R&B/Hip-Hop Song (2019)
Soul Train Music Award for Best Song of the Year (2021)
BET Hip Hop Award for Best Collabo, Duo or Group (2019)
BET Hip Hop Award for Best Hip Hop Video (2022)
World Music Award for World’s Best Selling Hip Hop/Rap Artist (2014)
BET Hip Hop Award for Best Club Banger (2015)
BET Hip Hop Award for Best Lyricist of the Year (2022)