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Lil Wayne

Actor, Record Producer, Artist, Musician, Designer, Rapper, Singer
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Net worth 2018: $155 Million
Industry: Musician
Country: United States
BirthDay: 27 September 1982
Sigh: Libra
Height: 5 ft 5 Inches
Children: 4 (Reginae, Dwayne III, Lauren, Neal)
Education: Drop Out, University of Houston
BIOGRAPHY

Lil Wayne was bornon 27 September 1982 in United States, is MusicianMusician. The diminutive rhymester had his most lucrative year yet, thanks in part to new album Carter IV, which sold nearly 1 million copies in its opening week last summer. But the bulk of his earnings came from playing over 50 shows in the past 12 months, grossing upwards of $600,000 per night. Expect Lil Wayne to keep getting bigger; he also launched a clothing line, Trukfit, and inked his first big endorsement deal, a multimillion dollar pact with Pepsi's Mountain Dew.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2014

$93 Million

2015

$111 Million

2016

$137 Million

2017

$145 Million

2018

$155 Million

TIMELINE
2017

Lil Wayne cancelled a Las Vegas show on September 3, 2017, having had a seizure in a Chicago hospital earlier that day, where he was brought after being found unconscious in a hotel room

2016

"He had two seizures in June 2016, during a cross-country flight from Wisconsin to California, and landed in Omaha, Nebraska

2015

They split at the end of 2015 after collaborating on various singles, videos, and concert dates

2014

The two eventually reconciled, and Juvenile re-signed with Cash Money Records in 2014

2013

On March 14, 2013, TMZ reported that Lil Wayne had been treated at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles on the evening of March 12, after suffering seizures while on a music video set with Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj

2012

In 2012 after much speculation that Pusha T was subliminally dissing Canadian rapper and Wayne's Young Money signee Drake in several songs, the speculation heightened after the release of Pusha T's "Exodus 23:1" song

2011

On August 24, 2011, a song called "It's Good" by Lil Wayne (featuring Drake and Jadakiss) was leaked online and included Lil Wayne responding "Talkin' 'bout baby money? I gotcha baby money

2010

As part of the plea deal he was able to serve 36 months of probation, which he was sentenced to on June 30, 2010

2009

In a 2009 interview with Tropical TV, Birdman disputed the MTV poll that voted Jay Z "The Hottest MC in the Game", stating that Lil Wayne was a better rapper and made more money

2008

On July 24, 2008, Abkco Music Inc filed a lawsuit against Lil Wayne for copyright infringement and unfair competition, specifically referring to Tha Carter III's track "Playing with Fire"

2007

Following a performance at Qwest Arena in Boise, Idaho, Lil Wayne was arrested October 5, 2007 on felony fugitive charges after Georgia authorities accused the rapper of possessing a controlled substance

2006

The rappers asked him to record some "Italian-styled spoken word recordings" in 2006

2005

After earning his GED, Wayne enrolled at the University of Houston in January 2005

2004

Lil Wayne did not respond directly to the song, instead paying tribute to the Hot Boys with a song called "I Miss My Dawgs" on 2004’s Tha Carter

2002

Tension between Wayne and American rapper, Pusha T, had been going on for years, beginning soon after Clipse and Birdman worked on "What Happened to That Boy", the latter's 2002 single

2000

His 2000 follow-up album Lights Out failed to attain the level of success achieved by his debut but was certified gold by RIAA

1999

The album earned Carter a 1999 Source magazine nomination for "Best New Artist", and also became a Top Ten hit

1996

In 1996, Carter joined the Hot Boys along with rappers Juvenile, B

1991

In the summer of 1991, he met Bryan Williams, rapper and owner of Cash Money Records

1990

Wayne attended McMain in the early 1990s for two years

1982

was born on September 27, 1982, and grew up in the Hollygrove neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana

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