What is Lil Wayne Net Worth? Lil Wayne’s net worth is estimated to be around $150 million US dollars (over 63 billion in Naira) according to this website. Lil Wayne is an American rapper, record executive, actor, and entrepreneur.
Lil Wayne was born with the original name Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. on September 27, 1982, in the settled city of New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
He spent some years of his life in the poor Hollygrove neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana. Americans grew up in abject poverty. Lil Wayne’s life took a turn for the worse at the age of 2 when his parents divorced and his father allegedly abandoned the family. As a result, his mother had to make a living as a cook.
Things took a turn for the worse in 1994 when 12-year-old Lil Wayne shot himself in the chest in an attempt to commit suicide. He wanted to end his life after his mother insisted that he should end his rap-related associations. His mother, Jasida Carter, remarried, this time to a man named Reginald McDonald, who is now deceased and whom Lil Wayne considers his “real father”. He even got his deceased stepfather’s name tattooed on him.
His stepfather died on 20 July 1997 after allegedly being abducted from a nightclub and eventually being thrown out of a moving vehicle after being shot.
Young Lil Wayne was accepted into a gifted program at Lafayette Elementary School. He was later transferred to the Eleanor McMain Secondary School, where he studied for two years.
A few years into Marion Abramson Senior High School, Lil Wayne dropped out of school to focus on his music career. He was only fourteen years old. He later enrolled at the University of Houston in January 2005 and dropped out within a few months due to his busy lifestyle.
Full Name: Dwayne Michael Carter Jr.
Stage Name: Lil Wayne
Born: 27 September 1982 (age 39 years)
Place of Birth: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Parents: Jacqueda Carter, Dwayne Michael Turner
Children: Regina Carter, Kameron Carter, Dwayne Carter III, Neil Carter
Siblings: Updating Soon
Girlfriends/Wife: Toya Johnson (m. 2004–2006), Sara Vivaan (ex.), Lauren London (ex.), Nivea (x.), Trina (x.), La’Tecia Thomas (x.)
Occupation: Rapper, Entrepreneur
Net Worth: $150 million
Lil Wayne lives on as one of the best rappers of all time. So it will come as no surprise to know that she is one of the most decorated celebrities in the world.
He has been nominated for Grammy Awards 24 times and won 5 times.
He has been nominated nine times for a Billboard Music Award and has won it four times.
Lil Wayne has been nominated 13 times for the MTV Video Music Awards, winning it 2 times.
He has also earned BET Award nominations for a record 33 times, winning it 11 times.
Lil Wayne has won the BET Hip Hop Awards 16 times with 52 nominations. He has been listed among the nominees for the American Music Awards eight times, winning only once.
He has won the Soul Train Music Award 4 times after being nominated 12 times.
Lil Wayne is one of the richest and most influential American celebrities in the world. He earns from his career as a rapper, actor, and record producer. Lil Wayne has an estimated net worth of $150 million.