Lil Wayne
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1982-09-27
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Biography

Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. (born September 27, 1982), known by his stage name Lil Wayne, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1991, at the age of nine, Lil Wayne joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member ...

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Biography

Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. (born September 27, 1982), known by his stage name Lil Wayne, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1991, at the age of nine, Lil Wayne joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label, and half of the duo The B.G.'z, alongside fellow New Orleans-based rapper Lil' Doogie. In 1996, Lil Wayne formed the southern hip hop group Hot Boys, with his Cash Money label-mates Juvenile, Young Turk and Lil' Doogie (who now goes by B.G.). Hot Boys debuted with Get It How U Live!, that same year. Most of the group's success came with their platinum-selling album Guerrilla Warfare (1999) and the 1999 single "Bling Bling". Along with being the flagship artist of Cash Money Records, Lil Wayne is also the chief executive officer (CEO) of his own label imprint, Young Money Entertainment, which he founded in 2005.

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Lil Wayne
Comfortable (feat. Babyface)
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Comfortable (feat. Babyface) Comfortable (feat. Babyface) Comfortable (feat. Babyface) Comfortable (feat. Babyface)
Nicki Minaj
Truffle Butter (feat. Drake & Lil Wayne)
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Truffle Butter (feat. Drake & Lil Wayne) Truffle Butter (feat. Drake & Lil Wayne) Truffle Butter (feat. Drake & Lil Wayne) Truffle Butter (feat. Drake & Lil Wayne)
Chris Brown
I Can Transform Ya (feat. Lil Wayne & Swizz Beatz)
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I Can Transform Ya (feat. Lil Wayne & Swizz Beatz) I Can Transform Ya (feat. Lil Wayne & Swizz Beatz) I Can Transform Ya (feat. Lil Wayne & Swizz Beatz) I Can Transform Ya (feat. Lil Wayne & Swizz Beatz)
DJ Khaled
How Many Times (feat. Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Big Sean)
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How Many Times (feat. Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Big Sean) How Many Times (feat. Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Big Sean) How Many Times (feat. Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Big Sean) How Many Times (feat. Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Big Sean)
Destiny’s Child
Soldier (feat. Lil Wayne & T.I.)
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Soldier (feat. Lil Wayne & T.I.) Soldier (feat. Lil Wayne & T.I.) Soldier (feat. Lil Wayne & T.I.) Soldier (feat. Lil Wayne & T.I.)
Kat DeLuna
Unstoppable (Jeftuz Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne)
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Unstoppable (Jeftuz Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne) Unstoppable (Jeftuz Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne) Unstoppable (Jeftuz Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne) Unstoppable (Jeftuz Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne)
Juicy J
Bandz A Make Her Dance (feat. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz)
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Bandz A Make Her Dance (feat. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz) Bandz A Make Her Dance (feat. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz) Bandz A Make Her Dance (feat. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz) Bandz A Make Her Dance (feat. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz)
Lil Wayne
Comfortable (feat. Babyface)
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Comfortable (feat. Babyface) Comfortable (feat. Babyface) Comfortable (feat. Babyface) Comfortable (feat. Babyface)
DJ Khaled
I'm On One (feat. Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne)
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I'm On One (feat. Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne) I'm On One (feat. Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne) I'm On One (feat. Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne) I'm On One (feat. Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne)
Monica
Just Right For Me (feat. Lil Wayne)
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Just Right For Me (feat. Lil Wayne) Just Right For Me (feat. Lil Wayne) Just Right For Me (feat. Lil Wayne) Just Right For Me (feat. Lil Wayne)
French Montana
Off The Rip ( Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne & Chinx Drugz)
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Off The Rip ( Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne & Chinx Drugz) Off The Rip ( Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne & Chinx Drugz) Off The Rip ( Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne & Chinx Drugz) Off The Rip ( Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne & Chinx Drugz)
Chris Brown
Loyal (feat. Lil Wayne & Tyga)
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Loyal (feat. Lil Wayne & Tyga) Loyal (feat. Lil Wayne & Tyga) Loyal (feat. Lil Wayne & Tyga) Loyal (feat. Lil Wayne & Tyga)
JAY Z
Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne)
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Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne) Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne) Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne) Swagga Like Us (feat. Kanye West & Lil Wayne)
Drake
Successful (feat. Trey Songz & Lil Wayne)
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Successful (feat. Trey Songz & Lil Wayne) Successful (feat. Trey Songz & Lil Wayne) Successful (feat. Trey Songz & Lil Wayne) Successful (feat. Trey Songz & Lil Wayne)
Y.G.
My Hitta (Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne, Rich Homie Quan, Meek Mill & Nicki Minaj)
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My Hitta (Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne, Rich Homie Quan, Meek Mill & Nicki Minaj) My Hitta (Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne, Rich Homie Quan, Meek Mill & Nicki Minaj) My Hitta (Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne, Rich Homie Quan, Meek Mill & Nicki Minaj) My Hitta (Remix) (feat. Lil Wayne, Rich Homie Quan, Meek Mill & Nicki Minaj)
Rick Ross
Thug Cry (feat. Lil Wayne)
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Thug Cry (feat. Lil Wayne) Thug Cry (feat. Lil Wayne) Thug Cry (feat. Lil Wayne) Thug Cry (feat. Lil Wayne)
Nicki Minaj
Only (feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown)
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Only (feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown) Only (feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown) Only (feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown) Only (feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown)
French Montana
Lose It (feat. Lil Wayne & Rick Ross)
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Lose It (feat. Lil Wayne & Rick Ross) Lose It (feat. Lil Wayne & Rick Ross) Lose It (feat. Lil Wayne & Rick Ross) Lose It (feat. Lil Wayne & Rick Ross)
Lil Wayne
Believe Me (feat. Drake)
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Believe Me (feat. Drake) Believe Me (feat. Drake) Believe Me (feat. Drake) Believe Me (feat. Drake)
A$AP Rocky
M$ (feat. Lil Wayne)
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M$ (feat. Lil Wayne) M$ (feat. Lil Wayne) M$ (feat. Lil Wayne) M$ (feat. Lil Wayne)
Drake
The Motto (feat. Lil Wayne)
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The Motto (feat. Lil Wayne) The Motto (feat. Lil Wayne) The Motto (feat. Lil Wayne) The Motto (feat. Lil Wayne)
Lil Wayne
I Feel Good
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I Feel Good I Feel Good I Feel Good I Feel Good
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Biography

Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. (born September 27, 1982), known by his stage name Lil Wayne, is an American rapper from New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1991, at the age of nine, Lil Wayne joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label, and half of the duo The B.G.'z, alongside fellow New Orleans-based rapper Lil' Doogie. In 1996, Lil Wayne formed the southern hip hop group Hot Boys, with his Cash Money label-mates Juvenile, Young Turk and Lil' Doogie (who now goes by B.G.). Hot Boys debuted with Get It How U Live!, that same year. Most of the group's success came with their platinum-selling album Guerrilla Warfare (1999) and the 1999 single "Bling Bling". Along with being the flagship artist of Cash Money Records, Lil Wayne is also the chief executive officer (CEO) of his own label imprint, Young Money Entertainment, which he founded in 2005.

Lil Wayne's solo debut album Tha Block Is Hot (1999), was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). His subsequent albums, Lights Out (2000) and 500 Degreez (2002), went on to be certified gold. Wayne reached higher popularity with his fourth album Tha Carter (2004), which was led by the single "Go D.J." and his appearance on Destiny's Child's Top 10 single "Soldier", that same year. The album was followed by Tha Carter II (2005), as well as several mixtapes and collaborations throughout 2006 and 2007. Wayne gained more prominence with his sixth album Tha Carter III (2008), which became his most successful album to date, with first-week sales of over one million copies in the United States. The album won the Grammy Award for Best Rap Album and includes the hit singles "Lollipop", "A Milli" and "Got Money".

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