Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr., known by his stage name Lil Wayne, is an American rapper, songwriter, and entrepreneur from New Orleans, Louisiana. Names Prince as one of his favorite musicians and biggest influences. Many Lil’ Wayne songs contain lyrical references to past Prince hits. More surprisingly, Wayne revealed in an interview that he’s also inspired by Kurt Cobain, having been a major Nirvana fan since childhood.
Lil Wayne Height, Weight & More
Lil Wayne Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Lil Wayne Height: 5′ 6″ (1.68 m)
Lil Wayne Shoe Size/Feet Size: 8 (US)
Lil Wayne Star Sign: Libra
Lil Wayne Net Worth: $140 million
Date Of Birth: 27 September 1982
Birth Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Birth Name: Dwayne Michael Carter Jr.
Nickname: Lil’ Weezy, Baby Jr., Weezy F. Baby, BM Jr., Birdman Jr.
Spouse: Antonia Wright (m. 2004-2006)
Parents: Jacida Carter, Dwayne Michael Turner
Children: Cameron Carter, Reginae Carter, Neal Carter, Dwayne Carter III
Education: University of Houston (2005–2005), Mcmain Magnet Secondary School, University of Phoenix, Eleanor McMain Secondary School, Lafayette Elementary School