||Dwayne Michael Carter Jr.
||September 27, 1982
(36 years old)
|Source of Worth:
||Business, Producers, Rappers
Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Entrepreneur, Rapper
||New Orleans, LA
||University of Houston (Drop Out)
Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. was born on September 27, 1982. He is professionally known as Lil Wayne and is an American hip hop artist. He is also a published author of several books.
Lil Wayne started his career at the age of nine in 1991 by joining Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label. Five years later he formed his Hip-Hop band with fellows from Cash money labels.
His first album hit the market in 1996 whereas the band’s success came with their platinum-selling album “Guerrilla Warfare” and “Bling Bling” in the same year 1999.
Lil-Wayne was born in Louisiana and then settled in Hollygrove. He went to the University of Houston but couldn’t manage to continue as it was highly conflicting with his professional schedules. He was married and indulged in relationships with several women, bearing four children.
His main sources of income and wealth are linked to Rapping, singing and writing books. Being a songwriter and record executive entrepreneur enabled him to generate lots of money, increasing his net worth on the whole.
Music sales make up the second biggest lump of the Lil Wayne total net worth. According to some facts and figures, Lil-Wayne has earned $21 million from sales of his 13 studio and 27 compilation albums. Since being an artist who writes his song, he earns about 11.1% of sales as per the industry experts.
As of 2016, his net worth stands at $62,427,401. The biggest jump in his net worth comes from the concert sales as Lil Wayne has always been more of a club tour performer in his career. He has also started to pair up with other co-performers for the world tours as these trips have immensely added to his net worth.
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