Lil Wayne Net Worth
Facts of Lil Wayne Net Worth
|Net worth||$155 Million|
|Date of Birth:||1982 September 27|
|Last Name||Michael Carter Jr.|
|Age:||40 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States|
|Height:||5 feet 5 inch|
Lil Wayne was performing in one of his show, where he got arrested for possessing illegal weapons & drugs. Served 8 months in New York, Ricker’s Island Jail on a gun charge. This didn't stop him from being the first artist since Tupac Shakur to have No. 1 album in charts while locked up in prison.
Despite being surrounded by lots of controversies, Lil Wayne continued his musical journey as the successful rapper. His album, Tha Carter III became instant hit, won the Grammy Awards for the Best Rap Album Category, sixth studio album, the highly-anticipated Tha Carter III, during its first week of release it sold over 1 million copies in the US, the album was awarded platinum hits by the RIAA and debuted at #1 on The Billboard 200. Since 50 Cent's album 'The Massacre' in 2005, Tha Carter III now is the first album to reach platinum status within a week.
Know Net Worth of Lil Wayne & His I0ncome
His weekly income was estimated to the calculable amount of $300,000. While Monthly income was recorded to be around $1.2 Million. Making net worth of Annual income $15 Million. As of now, he holds the net worth of $155 Million.
As of now he charges $650,000 For one single show, he is still in huge demand, his tour in 2009 & 2011 earned him over $94 Million, Lil Wayne earnings in 2015 was recorded to be $15.3 Million, in the year 2013 his estimated net earnings was $50 Million, which had Golden Certified album by RIAA, I Am Not a Human Being, it's net earnings was recorded $570,000. Estimated earnings from his compilation album, Rise of an Empire with Young Money was $53,000 in 2014, until the end of 2014 his sum total collected earnings was recorded $23 Million.
The One of Richest rapper in the World, Lil Wayne, or Dwayne Michael Carter Jr., is an American-born Rapper, he started his rapper career at very young age, writing songs when he was just 8 years of age & gaining fame as the rapper when he was only 9 year's old. He dropped down from McMain Magnet School for Musical Career, At the age of 14, where he was also the honor student.
His first solo Album, The Bolt is Hot sold over 1.4 Million Copies & company profited with $13.7 Million, resulting Lil Wayne with the reward of $1.7 Million.
At an early age 12, Lil Wayne was playing with his mother’s handgun with the 9-millimetre bullet, he accidentally shot himself in his chest. Worked as the early member of Hot Boy, together with rappers like Juvenile, B.G. & Trunk he has contributed 3 albums before establishing himself as the solo artist. He had also teamed up with Cash Money Records & released their most notable songs like Guerilla Warfare & Bling Bling which were also the platinum hits, released in 1999. He serves as the CEO of the company, Young Money Entertainment Company.
He has grabbed some of the images of being Self Destructive, still, he manages himself to mark as the Best Rapper ever to arise. He released his documentary, The Carter which appeared at the Sundance film festival. He has also worked & collaborated with many other musical artists like Nicki Minaj, Darke, DJ Khaled, Eminem, Akon, Chris Brown, Bird Man, Ludacris & other well know stars. He has recognized himself as the International star, creating him millions of dollar's every year.
Awards & Achievements
For the song, A Milli he was awarded 2009 Grammy Awards for the Best Rap Solo Performance & Best Rap Album, also the 2009 Grammy Awards for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group was awarded to Lil Wayne, shared his award with Jay Z, T.I. & Kanye West. In 2012 he won MTV Video Music Awards for Best Hip-Hop Video share his award with Drake. His collaborated song with artists Nick Minaj, Drake & Chris Brown won BET Awards in 2015, nominated for Coca-Cola Viewer's Choice Award.
Mansion’s & Automobiles
Lil Wayne has 3 mansion in the United States, lives the life of King Size, his mansion in Florida is not less than the palace hold the net worth of $14 Million.
His house which is located in Miami has the net worth of $13 Million. In New Orleans, he has the mansion of 10,000 square feet. The rapper is also fond of automobiles, cars & hold many more luxurious assets. In his car collection, he has Rolls Royce Phantom, Drophead Coupe, Aston Martin, Bugatti Veyron, Campagna T-Rex R & Cadillac. Recently, he bought Bentley Mulsanne for $700 Thousand. All total he has $6 Million net worth of cars.
Lil Wayne is involved in a number of Charitable works, especially for children's. He established organization One Family Foundations is an active foundation working on charity works.
In his personal life, he was married to Antonia Carter in 2004, the couples have one daughter named, Reginae born in 1998. Back when Lil Wayne was just 16 years old when his first child was born. They divorced in 2004 & stayed as friends. Lil Wayne has two more children's, son Dwayne & one more daughter, Cameron, from his different girlfriends. He has also been with celebrity singer Nivea, they welcomed their first child in 2009, the child was named Neal Carter.
His father abandoned his mother when he was only two year's old. Despite a troublesome childhood, he is still on the greatest rapper of all times. His mother worked as the cook, gave birth to him when she was only 19. Rapper Birdman & Lil Wayne has the father-son relationship, but his biological after Dwayne Carter is still alive. He wrote his first rap song at age 8, he played the part of Tin Man in middle school drama when he was 12.
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