Name: Lil Wayne
Birth Name: 
Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr.
Birth Date: 
September 27, 1982
Birth Place: 
New Orleans, LA
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 569

Lil Wayne Responds to Flag-Stomping Criticism

Posted Tuesday June 18, 2013 10:45 AM GMT

Yesterday the internet was ablaze with angry Americans who blasted Lil Wayne for trampling all over an American flag while filming a new music video.

But the rap mogul insists he wasn’t intentionally stomping on Old Glory, and that the whole snafu was an honest mistake.


Lil Wayne Tramples American Flag in “God Bless Amerika” Video: Watch Here!

Posted Monday June 17, 2013 3:48 PM GMT

He’s no stranger to controversy, and Lil Wayne is raising eyebrows with footage from his latest music video shoot.

The “Mrs. Officer” rapper is featured in a new clip walking and jumping on an American flag while he raps along to “God Bless Amerika” on a set in New Orleans.


Lil Wayne & Nicki Minaj Create a Fan Frenzy at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards

Posted Monday May 20, 2013 8:30 AM GMT

Showing no signs of slowing down even with his recent health scares, Lil Wayne brought out all the stops at the 2013 Billboard Awards on Sunday (May 19).

The "Lollipop" rapper brought in Nicki Minaj to perform their collaboration "High School" off her Pink Friday: Roman Reload - The Re-Up album.


Lil Wayne on his Seizures: "I Don't Feel Anything"

Posted Friday May 10, 2013 8:46 AM GMT

Though he returned to the hospital with another seizure earlier this month, Lil Wayne insists that it only appears scary from the outside.

In an interview with MTV's Rap Fix, the "Lollipop" rapper shares, "I go to sleep and wake up in the hospital. I don't feel anything. [There's] no warning, no nothing. I don't feel sick. I just hope it stops happening."


Lil Wayne Axed By Mountain Dew Over "Offensive" Lyrics

Posted Friday May 3, 2013 7:19 PM GMT

Although he's never one to hold back on his words, it looks like Lil Wayne's lyrics have gotten him into a bit of hot water.

On Friday (May 3), it was announced that the "Lollipop" rapper was fired as a spokesperson for Mountain Dew.


Lil Wayne: Reportedly Back in the Hospital

Posted Wednesday May 1, 2013 2:35 PM GMT

He’s been suffering with epileptic seizures for quite some time and Lil Wayne was allegedly once again hospitalized last night (April 30) after another attack.

According to a report, the “Mrs. Officer” rapper was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Hospital by his bodyguards late in the evening following a single seizure.


Celebs Express Their Deepest Condolences for Boston

Posted Monday April 15, 2013 9:03 PM GMT

As Americans watched the horrific events unfold at Monday’s (April 15) Boston Marathon, celebrities took to Twitter to express their thoughts.

The annual race, which draws runners from all over the world, was held in memory of the teachers and students who passed away in December at Sandy Hook Elementary School.


Nicki Minaj Heats Things Up with Lil Wayne on “High School” Video: Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday April 2, 2013 11:15 AM GMT

Giving her fans something to get excited about, Nicki Minaj just dropped her new music video for her single “High School.”

And the “Super Bass” babe isn’t afraid to show off her sexy side in the clip, thanks to plenty of skimpy outfits and that famous R&B video “slo-mo” effect.