Name: Lil Wayne
Birth Name: 
Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr.
Birth Date: 
September 27, 1982
Birth Place: 
New Orleans, LA
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 1244

Nicki Minaj’s Cameo on Birdman & Lil Wayne’s “Y.U. Mad” Video

Posted Tuesday October 18, 2011 8:18 AM GMT

She’s always up for a good time, and Nicki Minaj recently made a cameo on Lil Wayne and Birdman’s music video for “Y. U. Mad.”

The “Pink Friday” rapper channeled the spirit of her Young Money mentor with dreadlocks and tattoos to match.


Chris Brown Wins Big at the 2011 BET Hip-Hop Awards

Posted Wednesday October 12, 2011 1:26 AM GMT

Honoring the best and brightest in their genre of music, the 6th annual BET Hip-Hop Awards aired on BET on Tuesday night (October 11).

With the show having been pre-taped at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on October 1, the just-broadcast event saw Mike Epps act as host while Chris Brown ended up being the big winner by topping three categories at the yearly event.


Joe Jonas Premieres “Just in Love” Remix

Posted Monday October 3, 2011 12:30 PM GMT

Keeping the hits coming, Joe Jonas gave fans a listen to his upcoming single remix “Just in Love” on Ryan Seacrest’s website today.

The “Burnin Up” rocker’s follow-up to “See No More” has an exciting hip-hop twist- a guest rap from none other than Lil Wayne.


Lil Wayne Covers Vibe Magazine

Posted Thursday September 29, 2011 1:09 PM GMT

Continuing his media domination, Lil Wayne is featured on the cover of Vibe magazine’s October/November issue.

And of course, the “Mrs. Officer” rapper went all out with his attire, channeling the spirit of the late Jimi Hendrix.


Justin Bieber's "How To Love" Acoustic Remix: Listen Now!

Posted Wednesday September 28, 2011 10:24 AM GMT

Reworking one of the year's hottest tracks, Justin Bieber dropped his acoustic version of Lil Wayne's "How to Love" earlier today (September 28).

Just in time to celebrate the rapper's 29th birthday, the "Baby" singer tweeted a link to the remix along with a birthday wish to Weezy overnight.


Lil Wayne Leads Pack with 18 BET Awards Nods

Posted Thursday September 8, 2011 1:54 PM GMT

He’s on top of the world right now, with superior album sales for his latest record Tha Carter IV and now Lil Wayne has another reason to get excited.

The “Mrs. Officer” rapper just learned that he scored a whopping 18 BET Hip Hop Awards nominations, setting a new record.


Lil Wayne Scores iTunes Record

Posted Tuesday September 6, 2011 8:27 AM GMT

It has been a great week for Lil Wayne, as his new album Tha Carter IV has shattered the record for iTunes downloads.


Nicki Minaj Helps Launch "Tha Carter IV"

Posted Monday August 29, 2011 9:20 PM GMT

She’s always a sight to see, and Nicki Minaj added her colorful ways to Lil Wayne's record release party of “Tha Carter IV” on Sunday (August 28).

The “Your Love” songstress sported a bright pink ensemble as she posed for pictures on the red carpet before heading inside Boulevard3 for the post-VMA shindig.