Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr, known to his audience as Lil Wayne, is an American hip- hop artist, rapper, and producer. He has been often regarded as the game changer, having the right sense of timing and musical flow in his lyrics. As of 2017 Lil Wayne net worth is estimated to be $ 150 million.
The rapper began his musical career at age 9 when he became the youngest member of Cash Money Records. Later he formed the group ” Hot Boys” and then released his debut album, titled “The Block is Hot”. Over the subsequent years, he collaborated with different artists and released many successful albums, all giving a boost in his net worth.
In 2005, he founded Young Money Entertainment and till date he serves as a CEO for his label imprint.
|Spouse||Antonia Wright (m. 2004 – div. 2006)|
|Earning||$15 Million (2015), $22 Million (2014)|
|Lil Wayne net worth (2017)||$ 150 million|
Lil Wayne Net Worth in detail
Lil Wayne Earnings from Album sales
|Album||Sales||Lil Wayne Earning|
|The Block is Hot (1999)||1,422,000||$1,526,000|
|Lights Out (2000)||530,000||$623,000|
|500 Degreez (2002)||590,000||$564,895|
|Tha Carter (2004)||769,000||$1,456,000|
|Tha Carter II (2005)||1,474,000||$1,121,574|
|Like Father, Like Son (2006)||695,000||$612,578|
|Tha Carter III (2008)||2,569,000||$4,957,123|
|I Am Not a Human Being||999,000||$1,651,000|
|Tha Carter IV (2011)||3,695,000||$5,564,965|
|I Am Not a Human Being II||756,000||$451,999|
|Free Weezy (2015)||500,000||$666,000|
The total revenue is not shown in the table however singer’s earning is calculated depending on the unit price, taxes and individual share.
Lil Wayne made over $ 20 million dollars from album sales alone. The sales from singles, streaming, and youtube are not included in the above table. His income from sales of Singles exceeds $ 12 million.
Income from Tours and Concerts
|Concert||Lil Wayne Earnings|
|Drake vs Lil Wayne (2014)||$ 13,952,000|
|America’s Most Wanted (2013)||$ 18,000,000|
|I Am Music (With Nicki Minaj) (2008)||$ 24,400,000|
From Concerts and tours, Lil Wayne earned $ 56,352,000.
Lil Wayne Youtube Income over the years
|Youtube Channel||Total Income|
|Lil Wayne Vevo Channle||$10,666,555|
Being one of the most popular celebrities on Youtube, Wayne gets good pay cheques from Google as well.
Lil Wayne Car’s Collection:
His fortune is in millions, so it’s not tough for him to get some high-end luxury toys to flaunt. Lil Wayne has a taste exotic cars, so his collection consists of some mean machines including:
Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe
One of the most expensive Rolls Royce, it’s a true status symbol. This convertible 2 door, 4 seat coupe is powered by a V-12 engine and can go from 0 – 60 in just 4.4 seconds.
For it the rapper reportedly paid $443,000.
Lil Wayne is a proud owner of a Bugatti Veyron, which indeed is the second fastest sports car in the world. The car can go from 0 to 60 mph is just 2.5 seconds, all thanks to the powerful W16 engine.
The car is priced over $1 million.
Campagna T-Rex 14R
Well, this car is a gift from Nicki Minaj on Wayne’s thirtieth birthday. Over the years, Wayne has helped his fellow rapper Nicki in building her career. So this was a perfect gift from her.
The car has a top speed of 230 km/hour and can upto 100 km/hour in just 3.9 seconds.
Its estimated that in 2018, Lil Wayne’s net worth would increase rapidly.