Lil Wayne Net Worth in 2017: $150 million
Lil Wayne is an American rapper, song-writer, author and entrepreneur who started his career at the age of nine by joining the Cash Money Records which is as world famous band and now his total net worth is $150 million.
American Hip Hop rapper was born on September 27, 1982 in New Orleans, Louisiana; his father left the family when he was only two years old, he is very talented as he wrote his first rap song at the age of age but misfortunes come there when he shot himself with 9mm handgun when he was 9 year old.
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He dropped from the school McMain Magnet School when he was only 14 years old due to concentration on music, he left the study, Lil joined the rappers Juvenile, B.G., and Turk along Hot boys and he was the record of youngest member of the group at that time in 1996.
Wayne released his debut album named as The Block is Hot in 1999, it was the start of his solo singing, this album placed at no.3 in Billboard 200 chart and in 2005 he formed the company Young Money Entertainment which is one of the best music companies in the US.
Lights Out (2000) and 500 Degreez (2002) albums were released by him later which earned gold place by the Billboards, in 2004 he release his third album The Carter, later it led to Carter II and Carter III; Carter III has first-week sales of over one million copies in the United States.
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He is the man who has sold more than 15 million albums, sold over 100 million records worldwide, including and 37 million digital tracks in United States.
He has received many awards like BET Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Teen Choice Awards, Grammy Awards and MTV Video Awards.