Mr. Carter

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"Mr. Carter"
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"Mr. Carter" cover
Single by Lil Wayne featuring Jay-Z from the album Tha Carter III
Released July 1, 2008
Format CD, digital download, airplay
Recorded 2007
Genre Hip hop
Length 5:08
Label Cash Money, Universal Motown
Writer D. Carter, S. Carter A. Correa, M. Rodriquez, S. Prescott
Producer

DJ Infamous, Andrews "Drew" Correa

Lil Wayne chronology
"Got Money"
(2008)
"Mr. Carter"
(2008)
"Ya Heard Me"
(2008)

"Mr. Carter" is a song by American hip hop recording artist Lil Wayne, released July 1, 2008, as a promotional single from his highly acclaimed sixth studio album Tha Carter III (2008). The song, produced by DJ Infamous and Andrews "Drew" Correa, features a guest appearance from fellow American rapper Jay-Z. In the song, Wayne borrows lyrics from Jay-Z's song "Lucky Me", from his 1997 album In My Lifetime, Vol. 1.[citation needed] Lil Wayne had said that this track is his favorite from Tha Carter III.[citation needed]

Awards[edit]

This song was nominated for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group at the 51st Grammy Awards.[citation needed]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2008) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 62
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[2] 27
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[3] 13

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lil Wayne Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Lil Wayne. Retrieved March 12, 2012.
  2. ^ "Lil Wayne Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for Lil Wayne. Retrieved March 12, 2012.
  3. ^ "Lil Wayne Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Rap Songs for Lil Wayne. Retrieved March 12, 2012.

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