Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. (born September 27, 1982), known professionally as Lil Wayne, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record executive. His career began in 1995, at the age of 12, when he was signed by rapper Birdman, joining Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label. From then on, Wayne was the flagship artist of Cash Money Records before ending his association with the company in June 2018. Regarded as one of the most influential hip hop artists of his generation by XXL, he has often been cited as one of the greatest rappers of all time.
In 1995, Wayne was put in a duo with label-mate B.G. (at the time known as Lil Doogie) and they recorded an album, True Story, released that year, although Wayne (at the time known as Baby D) only appeared on three tracks. Wayne and B.G. soon joined the southern hip hop ...
|Born||27 Sep. 1982 (Age: 40), in New Orleans|
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|Label(s)||Cash Money RecordsYoung Money Entertainment[no label]ColumbiaRepublic RecordsUniversal RecordsUniversal MotownUniversal Republic RecordsDef Jam RecordingsYoung Money Records, Inc.|
|Label management||Young Money Entertainment (label founder)Dwayne Carter Publishing (personal publisher)|