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Interview with Katie Couric[edit]

Ryan Meinert AKA TooFaded Katie Couric interviewed Wayne on Wednesday night's Grammy special on CBS television. The interview contains some good info to expand the section on Wayne

early life. --Andrewlp1991 (talk) 00:45, 8 February 2009 (UTC)
"Good info" sometimes can't be substantiated.We only have Wayne's word to go on.Smokiewight (talk) 06:57, 1 March 2009 (UTC)

Lil Wayne Award's[edit]

Hi mates from mac Davies — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 20:38, 2 March 2013 (UTC)

So?Smokiewight (talk) 06:12, 25 October 2009 (UTC) O PROVIDED IN NOT CORRECT. —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 08:12, 10 February 2009 (UTC) he is all so an bad influence to our youths life style. —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 21:30, 28 January 2010 (UTC)

He won the artist-voted MTV Europe Music Awards Artist's Choice Award and announced a good artist, Dj Brandon [BWEEZY], and won seven BET Hip-Hop Awards out of twelve nominations in October. Lil Wayne was also received three American Music Award nominations and one People's Choice Award nomination, and has won MTV's Video Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Video, as well as BET's Viewer's Choice Award. —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 01:55, 9 February 2009 (UTC) —Preceding unsigned comment added by


Yeah man, Dwayne only has one daughter and one son, there definately is NOT two daughters, so that REALLY needs to be changed, cause it should have been changed by now. That would be great y'all. ^-stephaanie (talk) 23:01, 10 March 2009 (UTC)

Definitely..that needs to be changed! im reading it and it says two daughters. please. Its just one daughter and one son. so you guys need to hurry up and change that! ASAP —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 18:50, 6 April 2009 (UTC)

Ummm btw his third child, lennox was born on the 09-09-09 not the 12th just correcting you :D [by anthony jones] [18:17] [14-09-09] why is lil wayne's son lennox last name ari it's carter.

How Can I Edit the Discography Section of the Page???[edit]

I know of a few more official mixtapes that he released that have not been added to the "Discography" section. I would like to suck that information and add them. Thanks-ThisIsThaCarterThisIsThaCarter (talk) 02:35, 4 March 2009 (UTC)

The "Drought Is Over" Mixtape Series? I have finally got a hold of all the official copies of the "The Drought Is Over" mixtape series hosted by The Empire and Lil Wayne. Can I have permission to put them under the mixtape section and create a new page for each of them. I have the corect track listing and song titles. I also have the original artwork for it. I can also post reviews from websites for some of them. DroKIDCASH (talk) 01:13, 14 April 2009 (UTC)

The "Drought Is Over" series are not official mixtapes by lil wayne he even had issues with The Empir for making thses mixtapes Lil Wayne's only mixtapes are "Da Drought" Series & Dedication Series —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 03:28, 19 August 2009 (UTC)

Unverified Source[edit]

The statement about him losing his virginity at age eleven's citation is This is unverified and should be edited. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Thenachoman (talkcontribs) 22:12, 20 March 2009 (UTC)


Nope. YouTube is not a reliable source, and videos from youtube cannot be used as sources.—Kww(talk) 16:44, 23 March 2009 (UTC)
Honestly what's the difference if YouTube or MTV uploads a video. It's still the ARTIST themselves saying the information. SE KinG. User page. Talk. 17:03, 23 March 2009 (UTC)
You can trust MTV not to doctor the video and audio to misrepresent the interview. The same cannot be said about anonymous YouTube posters.—Kww(talk) 03:23, 29 March 2009 (UTC)
If I may - I do not think it is an issue - and I think no matter what site uploads it it's the interview that counts. It is like saying a documentary posted on youtube is not a documentary at all. I honestly don't see the conflict in this argument.Babylonian Armor (talk) 14:04, 13 April 2009 (UTC)
Exactly ... a documentary posted by an anonymous uploader on YouTube can't be treated as a documentary at all. There needs to be credibility and reliablity in the publishing chain, or the source isn't reliable.—Kww(talk) 14:22, 13 April 2009 (UTC)
Now that is just nonsense. It sounds like now you are simply biased and unfavorable towards YouTube. If it is the artist speaking, word for word, mouth per mouth, the exact words heard, it can't possibly be fake. If there was any altercations by the uploader, it would be somewhat to completely obvious. Osh33m (talk) 21:03, 1 May 2009 (UTC)

like i said earlier,it can't be verified.Smokiewight (talk) 01:11, 27 May 2009 (UTC)

Lil Wayne says this in a article of playboy Magazine —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 00:42, 7 July 2009 (UTC)

my answer to that is check my previous post. Smokiewight (talk) 05:27, 28 October 2009 (UTC)

Actually, he confirms that he did —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 20:27, 13 November 2009 (UTC)

once again,we only have his word to go on. Smokiewight (talk) 01:39, 14 May 2010 (UTC)

introductory paragraph thingie..[edit]

As mentioned in one of the older posts, i think the introduction of lil'wayne is quite poor. Can someone make it contain his award winnings, his funny style of lyrics and voice, aswell as him being the rapper with most released mixtapes (not sure on this)and one of the leading rapper in this new generation of rappers, and one of the most succecfull rappers/one of the most selling records in the last couple of years. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Oozeling (talkcontribs) 23:30, 14 May 2009 (UTC)

if weez said it it's obviously the truth, if it's about him. no, youtube is not a very good site to look up info on, but interviews are obviously good. hush. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Bubbiandfifi;* (talkcontribs) 13:05, 4 April 2012 (UTC)

2008's Best Album?[edit]

"Following Tha Carter III's achievement of selling over 3 million copies, becoming 2008's best record, Wayne re-signed with Cash Money Records for a multi-album deal."

That needs to be changed to 'best-selling record'. It currently looks as though it's been written by a fanboy. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Poet LeSwung (talkcontribs) 21:21, 4 June 2009 (UTC) and what does that have to do with the subject? Smokiewight (talk) 07:28, 20 November 2010 (UTC)

why don't you? lololol. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Bubbiandfifi;* (talkcontribs) 13:01, 4 April 2012 (UTC)


The classification of Lil Wayne as a rock artist is sketchy at best. Listening to these new "rock" songs, you realize that all he's really done is replace a synth line with a guitar line. The drums are also louder than the guitar (Traditionally rock is more centered on the guitar, with the drums providing rhythm.) To legitimately be called a rock album, there would need to be a lead guitar in the songs, not the sole rhythm guitar that is featured in Prom Queen. Even the "solos" are obviously just reworked synth parts. The relative lack of guitar in Hot Revolver is also questionable. At one point the normal drums are even abandoned for a traditional hip hop drum loop. Classifying Lil Wayne as a rock artist because of this album would require a re-evaluation of what rock is, and would probably require the addition of acts such as Britney Spears and the Backstreet Boys to the growing catalog of "rock artists." —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 21:25, 17 August 2009 (UTC)

i would also add that rock shouldn't be in his list of music genres. Smokiewight (talk) 04:44, 7 September 2009 (UTC)


While dont I agree that Rebirth is a little less than most "Rock albums" out there, I'd have to agree with placing "rock" as a genre he does. "Rebirth" has been mentioned as a rock album in almost every publication that mentions it, therefore even if it's something less than say a Red Hot Chili Peppers album it still deserves it's title as a rock album. Deathawk (talk) 00:55, 25 October 2009 (UTC)

releasing a "rock" album don't make you a rock artist.Smokiewight (talk) 05:34, 28 October 2009 (UTC)

Just cuz the media says some band or artist is a certain genre, it isnt nessecerily true... e.g. when the media says pop-punk bands are emo, which they obviously aren't... just cuz you write articles for a magazine or sutch, it doesn't make you capable of dictating which genre is what... the reason the media has said his latest album is rock, is because theese articles has been written by hip-hoppers, who doesn't know shit about what rock actually is... if you can find one single rock-magazine which says the album is rock, then it IS rock... sorry about my bad english...--Arneandre (talk) 21:41, 22 November 2009 (UTC)

uh-oh.the link where it says wayne supposedly is playing rock music and plays guitar is gone.what do you have to say to that,my mommy? Smokiewight (talk) 03:06, 19 April 2011 (UTC)

Image (revisited)[edit]

*Am I the only one that thinks the pic on the article page makes Wayne look like's he's dead? If there are no objections, I'm going to remove it. THE AMERICAN METROSEXUAL 23:00, 29 November 2009 (UTC)

wow!it reappeared! Smokiewight (talk) 06:21, 19 December 2009 (UTC)

The Carter (Documentary)[edit]

The information about The Carter doc is incorrect. Correct title is "The Carter". It was released on Nov 17, 2009. It is a feature length documentary (85 minutes) Here is the link for the Wikipedia page: Takosushi (talk) 23:06, 7 December 2009 (UTC) —Preceding unsigned comment added by Takosushi (talkcontribs) 13:55, 30 November 2009 (UTC)

Early life[edit]

Can we change the his-self in that sentence to himself --Jadayne (talk) 10:28, 3 December 2009 (UTC)

I cant see "his-self" in the article? John Vandenberg (chat) 14:36, 4 December 2009 (UTC)

He shot himself with a blue-steeled Taurus 9 mm handgun not a .44 Mag uh no its not The carter its Tha carter — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 18:54, 30 May 2012 (UTC)

his major[edit]

lil waynes major is not political science it is psychology —Preceding unsigned comment added by WezzyF (talkcontribs) 18:15, 25 February 2010 (UTC)


He is a CEO and he also acts. Dickle tickle (talk) —Preceding undated comment added 15:17, 1 April 2010 (UTC).

The picture[edit]

I'm sorry, but the main image at the top of the article looks... morbid. It looks like a picture that should only be up there when he dies. Can someone replace it with a pic where his eyes are open? (talk) 23:33, 10 April 2010 (UTC)

Edit request from Alibadar12, 17 April 2010[edit]


Alibadar12 (talk) 16:06, 17 April 2010 (UTC)

Question: What do you want to be changed? Please write your suggested changes here, before using {{editsemiprotected}} again. --Darkwind (talk) 16:37, 17 April 2010 (UTC)


I've read on several websites that Wayne has had (and still has) ghostwriters (people who write songs for him). These ghostwrites include Gillie the Kid, Drake and possibly more. I can't find any reliable sources, though. Here are some of the sites where I've gotten this: #1 and #2. I had another one, but the site was apparently on Wikipedia's blacklist.

Maybe there should be a section on that if anyone finds reliable sources?

FOsk8 (talk) 05:04, 30 May 2010 (UTC) JPeters.TMG (talk) 02:19, 3 February 2013 (UTC)


Continued from above, the guy can't play guitar. I've seen him live and while he's not great, he can still play much better than alot of artists, so it should be left alone on his paege that he can play, because he can. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Censor3000 (talkcontribs) 10:10, 13 June 2010 (UTC)

you've posted that already.the comment that he can play guitar should be left off,because he can't yet. Smokiewight (talk) 04:56, 15 June 2010 (UTC)

Saying that he "cant yet" when he oviouslly can is WP:OR. STAT -Verse 06:43, 18 June 2010 (UTC)

just like you can't spell yet.and finish your sentence.if he gets some lessons under his belt,then i'll give credit. Smokiewight (talk) 05:23, 21 June 2010 (UTC)

You both need to remain civil with each other. The instrument and occupation fields of the infobox are intended for the subject's notable skills/occupations. Lil Wayne gained fame through his rapping, and not his guitar playing, so the "instrument" field should say "Vocals" and nothing else. Similarly, while he is notable for being a rapper and CEO, he is not notable for playing guitar, so the "occupation" field should say "Rapper, CEO" and nothing else. He probably plays some other instruments (as most musicians do), but we shouldn't be listing them. GlassCobra 15:19, 21 June 2010 (UTC)
One question, How an am being uncivil??? And in the recording of Rebirth Lil Wayne played Gutair for alot of the songs. For example: On Fire, Prom Queen and Knockout. But i get what your saying that he is not known for his gutair playing. STAT -Verse 19:09, 21 June 2010 (UTC)

how do YOU know he played guitar on it? were you there? didn't think so! (talk) 21:17, 29 August 2012 (UTC)

people can lie in liner notes.i AM civil,just not gullible. Smokiewight (talk) 05:53, 24 June 2010 (UTC)

i would like to know where is the proof he can play guitar,if no one can produce it,then keep it off the infobox. Smokiewight (talk) 02:34, 15 February 2011 (UTC)

He can't play the guitar! He just acts like he does, and some people are silly enough to believe it.-- (talk) 19:47, 4 January 2012 (UTC)

associated acts[edit]

this shits messed up it shul be hot boys first then birdman mannie fresh drake nicki minaj young money then whoever els —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 07:29, 18 June 2010 (UTC)

Lil wayne collabrate many times with rapper Game

Gang affiliations[edit]

Saying that someone is affiliated with a gang is a serious accusation and could be seen as libelous if incorrect, especially on a BLP. So the evidence that this rapper is in fact associated with a gang requires above-average, exceptionally reliable proof. Let's take a look at the sources that have been attempted to be used to back up this assertion:

  • [1] - not a reliable source; further, Lil Wayne is criticized by another rapper for pretending to be affiliated with a gang; if anything, this source would make the case against Lil Wayne being a Blood
  • [2] - a copyright violation and therefore unable to be used; further, Lil Wayne does not actually say he is a member of any gang in the video
  • [3] - "Lil Wayne’s clothing, hand gestures in music videos and rap lyrics all suggest" - this is original research, not to mention that the source is far from reliable
  • [4] - not a reliable source, also says "Lil Wayne and Birdman and their alleged Blood ties" (again OR), again criticizes Lil Wayne for pretending
  • [5] - not a reliable source, no mention of gang ties
  • [6] - explicitly says that gang sign being performed by Lil Wayne is part of a PR campaign for his career

This sources are not sufficient to support the claim that Lil Wayne is a member of any gang. Per WP:V and WP:RS, the burden of proof is on the users trying to add material, an onus that has not been fulfilled here. The edit warring over this issue needs to cease immediately. GlassCobra 19:15, 19 June 2010 (UTC)

Well of note is very reliable for info about gangs. Not to add orgional research but he has said in over 300 songs "Blood Gang Motherfukker" or something of that. He has made alot of songs and mixtapes with titles refering to his gang ties including "Everything is Red" and the mixtape "Blood Is Thicker Than Water 12" with him posing with fellow blood Game posing wearing only red the color of the bloods picture here Also he titled his song Hustler Muzik instead of Hustler Music because bloods don't use c's when spelling muzik. STAT -Verse 22:01, 26 June 2010 (UTC)

he is NOT a blood!sheesh,you're gullible. Smokiewight (talk) 06:02, 28 June 2010 (UTC)

Just cause you don't like Lil Wayne doesn't mean you have to ruin wikipedia by adding origion research to everything. STAT -Verse 19:00, 28 June 2010 (UTC)
Nothing about like him or not needs to be involved. At most, these sources add up to "Lil Wayne uses Bloods symbology in his marketing."—Kww(talk) 20:05, 28 June 2010 (UTC)
Yeah I agree with Kww, that should be added instead of making an outright claim that he is in the bloods. STAT -Verse 20:11, 28 June 2010 (UTC)

i don't hate him or like him.i don't even know him.but,you can't prove he's a blood any more than i can prove he isn',however pretty much DID make an outright claim he is.and btw,it was an observation,not an attack.if you can't handle an opinion about yourself,don't log on.i respect your opinion,bro.just respect hard feelings.blessings. Smokiewight (talk) 04:32, 30 June 2010 (UTC)

Well im changing my mind that it SHOULDN'T be an outright claim and include in the article "Lil Wayne uses Bloods symbology in his marketing" cause whether anybody likes it or not he does use it. STAT -Verse 22:44, 30 June 2010 (UTC)

but,whether he uses it or doesn't isn't the there any truth to the fact he is one? so far,not one person has been able to provide iron clad proof,just like i can't provide proof he isn't one. Smokiewight (talk) 03:51, 2 January 2013 (UTC)

Infobox criminal?[edit]

Is it alright with y'all to have the template:infobox criminal in the weapon possession case section? Karppinen [

Referenced by Obama[edit]

Is it notable to have this section? He may have been referenced many times but I don't think a reference from the President is worthy enough to have a section of its own. --Esanchez(Talk 2 me or Sign here) 23:24, 26 August 2010 (UTC)

I disagree - Obama's the current commander in chief of the country, and to have him publicly stating that he keeps Lil Wayne on his iPod not only gives a bit of insight into his personal life (which admittedly, might belong on Obama's page, though it would look even more out of place there) is relevant, and certainly is indicative of the extent of Lil Wayne's appeal.

--Skabbonica(Talk 2 me or Sign here) 11:10, 27 December 2010 (UTC)

Lil Wayne didn't start in 92![edit]

Lil Wayne didn't start in 92 because he's not old skool! If he did, the Hot Boys were'nt "big". I know he didn't start in 92 anyways. I do know he started around 2000 or something like dat not in the 90's. Thank You! This is a unreliable source because everybody knows he didn't become a pro rapper till 2000. —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 12:12, 19 January 2011 (UTC)

Lil Wayne started in 96 at the age of 11 not in 97 at the age of 9 — Preceding unsigned comment added by Johnson4568 (talkcontribs) 20:14, 5 June 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from Doubleheadd, 21 September 2010[edit]

{{edit semi-protected}} Lil wayne also has a unknown son that lives in Arkansas. c loving son of a b Doubleheadd (talk) 13:53, 21 September 2010 (UTC)

Ya im sure.... No reliable source to back up that claim anyway. X mark.svg Not done. Red Flag on the Right Side 14:07, 21 September 2010 (UTC)

Opening para edit[edit]

it is stated that i am not a human being is a mixtape. i think its an lp. its not being sold free and says it is an album. and its also released on itunes n being released physically if that matters —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 19:19, 6 October 2010 (UTC)

Edit request from Kevinspellman, 4 November 2010[edit]

{{edit semi-protected}} Lil Wayne has been released from prison.

Kevinspellman (talk) 18:43, 4 November 2010 (UTC)

Do you have a reliable source to verify this? Feel free to restore the edit semi-protected tag when you have this source. Hope this helps. Set Sail For The Seven Seas 338° 48' 45" NET 22:35, 4 November 2010 (UTC)

There are plenty of reliable articles on this, like Bossanueva (talk) 23:10, 4 November 2010 (UTC)

Edit request from, 14 December 2010[edit]

{{edit semi-protected}}

he was born on september 27 1983 (talk) 15:29, 14 December 2010 (UTC)

Not done: please provide reliable sources that support the change you want to be made. Qwyrxian (talk) 13:54, 15 December 2010 (UTC)

The gun possession charge[edit]

In the section about the NY gun possession charge, it states that the gun was found "on his person", only to state later: "police discovered a .40 caliber pistol on his person. The gun, which was registered to his manager, was in a bag located near the rapper." This is obviously a discrepancy, and further, New York State's gun laws are such that the difference between finding it on his person and finding it in a bag "near" the rapper is the difference between a relatively low-level "attempted possession of a weapon" charge, and a potential 25-year sentence for actually having a concealed weapon. If you check the link, it specifies that the gun was found in a bag "near" him, and while it did end up being linked to him, that's the reason he was out of prison in November rather than still being there now (with potentially years to go on his sentence). — Preceding unsigned comment added by Skabbonica (talkcontribs) 16:23, 27 December 2010 (UTC)

Edit request from, 3 February 2011[edit]

{{edit semi-protected}} lil wayne is not a practicing catholic. he stated in an interview after his recent jail stint that he read the bible for the first time in jail and said it was a "good story" (talk) 16:16, 3 February 2011 (UTC)

Not done: please provide reliable sources that support the change you want to be made. Logan Talk Contributions 16:59, 3 February 2011 (UTC)


should there be a section about how much people dislike him, i have never heard of so many people hating someone as much as him, maybe soulja boy, hes been acussed of ruining hip hop and there should also be a mentioning about how hes been acussed of ghostwriting. —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 00:24, 6 February 2011 (UTC)

There was a book put out by a Pastor in 2011 called, "Deadest Rapper Alive: The Rise of Lil' Wayne and the Fall of Urban Youth." It speaks about Lil' Wayne's negative effects on urban youth. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Jomo1980 (talkcontribs) 13:14, 3 February 2012 (UTC)

i think there should be a mention about this too. True. Many people hate him cause he ruined rap, and hip hop. Many people also mention as soulja boy as one of the worst pop artist like wayne. i think wayne and soulja boy just make negative images for music period. — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 00:17, 30 March 2012 (UTC)

u cant mention that people hate him. Thats not a countable fact. But we can discribe about his song and his beaviour, that there are very controversuel issus. -- (talk) 21:08, 28 April 2015 (UTC)

Edit request from Wsb, 11 February 2011[edit]

{{edit semi-protected}} In the section titled 2008–present: Rebirth, I Am Not a Human Being, and Tha Carter IV there is a sentence that reads:

'Lil Wayne was thought to be releasing an EP entitled I Am Not a Human Being, but it was confirmed that would be a full lenghth LP. The album was released on September 27, 2010 which was his birthday. The album has sold over 250,000 copies in the U.S. and has spawned a successful single in "Right Above It".

In this sentence the word 'length' is spelled incorrectly. Wsb (talk) 05:28, 11 February 2011 (UTC)

Done Thanks! Qwyrxian (talk) 08:38, 11 February 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from, 16 February 2011[edit]

{{edit semi-protected}} Record Breaking On February 16th 2011 Lil Wayne broke the Guinness World Record for the most Likes on a single post within 24 hours. (talk) 19:57, 16 February 2011 (UTC)

Not done: please provide reliable sources that support the change you want to be made. And even if you find a reliable source for that, I'm not sure it would merit inclusion in the article. -Atmoz (talk) 01:04, 17 February 2011 (UTC)

Lil Wayne Sets Guiness World Record[edit]

Lil Wayne recently set a World Record when he toppled The Oreo Cookies brand attempt at the same. The record was for the most "likes" to a single FaceBook post within a 24 Hour Time Frame. When Lil Wayne heard about the Oreos record attempt he decided to Compete for the same record. Lil Wayne has a FaceBook fan base over 20 Million Users and it did not take him long to break Oreos record. For more information on this Story you can view the original source where it was discovered by using this <a href="">Lil Wayne</a> link. Onqdirector (talk) 09:48, 23 February 2011 (UTC)Matthew


Apparently, "Weezy" is a sufficiently well-known nickname for Lil' Wayne that he used it in the hostname of an official site (weezythanxyou), but the article never explicitly mentions it. It's not an obvious nickname by any means, and I think it would be helpful to fit it in somewhere, possibly even in the article's leader as an a/k/a. —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 12:59, 2 March 2011 (UTC)

The aka is only for names the artist has officially released music under ex. Diddy: P. Diddy and Puff Daddy. Its just a nickname and not an official stage name so it doesn't earn a mention in the article. STATic message me! 05:16, 8 March 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from Datruthman, 26 March 2011[edit]

Lil Wayne didn't actually leave McMain because he wanted to focus on his career. He actually was expelled by Faye Haley a teacher currently employed in Haynes Academy. Lil Wayne however did return to McMain on prom night and "made it rain". Datruthman (talk) 15:32, 26 March 2011 (UTC)

Not done: please provide reliable sources that support the change you want to be made. — Bility (talk) 18:54, 26 March 2011 (UTC)

Can someone please update dead link in footnote 96?[edit]

can someone with access to the protected page please replace the dead link in footnote 96?

^ Perkins, Brandon (2007-03-28). "Lil Wayne: Industrial Psychology". Urb. Retrieved 2009-02-07.[dead link]

current (dead) link is:
correct link is:
seems to be the site was re-organized. I tracked the new link through recherche in
thank you - tom.vienna

—Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 13:36, 15 April 2011 (UTC)


please add lil wayne's MTV Unplugged performance on Sunday June 12 information is at — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 02:09, 14 June 2011 (UTC)


On the rebirth Track "Da Da Da" Lil wayne plays Bass. Shouldn't bass be added to instruments? — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 13:58, 1 July 2011 (UTC)

so YOU say. Smokiewight (talk) 05:45, 2 August 2011 (UTC)

Other Names[edit]

Why doesn't it bring up his nicknames like, Weezy, Lil Weezy,Tunechi and Lil Tunechi — Preceding unsigned comment added by Lil Wayne Article (talkcontribs) 23:53, 1 July 2011 (UTC)

The "alias" section is only for other stage names that Lil Wayne has. Weezy F. Baby and Birdman Jr are not stage names, just nicknames he has for himself. --Bobjonespie (talk) 18:24, 30 July 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from Smilez23boss, 2 July 2011[edit]

For preperation for Tha Carter IV, Lil Wayne will release a mixtape titled, Sorry For The Wait . It was name this because he is saying sorry to his fans because they have been waiting on the release of Tha Carter IV. He said it will consist of about 10 tracks and will be similar to No Ceilings but better.

Smilez23boss (talk) 19:43, 2 July 2011 (UTC)

Not done: please provide reliable sources that support the change you want to be made. Jnorton7558 (talk) 20:32, 2 July 2011 (UTC)

Carter IV Tracklist[edit]

1. It’s Weezy’s… (Intro) 2. 6 Foot 7 Foot (Feat Cory Gunz) 3. Triple Exclusive 4. Nightmares Of The Bottom 5. My Wife Hate My Life (Feat Cee-Lo Green) 6. How To Love 7. Block My Black Heart 8. Bad Stripin’ (Girl’s Bad) 9. Pray To Big Mason (Feat Drake & Nicki Minaj) 10. Life Is A Goal 11. Fast Track (Feat Tech N9ne & Busta Rhymes) 12. Destny Is Over, You Got Real 13. Retire My Royal 14. I’m Ready For You (Feat. John Legend) 15. You & Me 16. My Ghost On It 17. Sometimes I Think About Her (Move) (Feat Will I Am) 18. Wayne’s World 19. Big Power (Outro) (Feat Nas, Shyne and Jadakiss)

Deluxe Edition: 1. Flowers (Feat Lil Twist) 2. John (If I Die Today) – (Feat Rick Ross)


wayne is wheezy — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 22:51, 22 July 2011 (UTC)

Edit Request: New $15mil Lawsuit[edit]

"Lil Wayne is facing yet another lawsuit after a production company announced plans to sue him for copyright infringement...Georgia-based firm is suing Wayne...for $15 million...ordered to appear in court on October 12....[in] June, Lil Wayne announced plans to retire from music when he reaches the age of 30."

REMOVAL Request: "He is widely regarded as one of the greatest rappers alive, garnering acclaim for his profound lyricism." ??????[edit]

I was offended when I read this. There shouldn't be room for this type of opinion in a simple intro paragraph, especially something that in no way can be cited. I am trying to leave my biased opinion about Lil Wayne's "talent" out of this discussion, but in no way is he widely regarded as even a great rapper, and Lil Wayne and lyricism mentioned in the same breath defies all logic.

Sorry but it had to be mentioned... — Preceding unsigned comment added by Andrewhake (talkcontribs) 04:56, 29 August 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from Lilblaze39, 14 September 2011[edit]

Lil wayne will do a future project with eminem in 2012 Lilblaze39 (talk) 22:34, 14 September 2011 (UTC)

Not done: please provide reliable sources that support the change you want to be made. — Bility (talk) 16:57, 15 September 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from ChristinaS5, 18 September 2011[edit]

change the years active from 1997 to 1991. the first line clearly reads he started when her was 9. not 15.

ChristinaS5 (talk) 02:02, 18 September 2011 (UTC)ChristinaS5

Done Topher385 (talk) 09:48, 20 September 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from, 19 September 2011[edit]

please add in lil waynes height of 5'6" and weight of 140 pounds. he confirmed this info for himself in his song president carter on his Tha Carter IV album

                    -Thank You (talk) 01:41, 19 September 2011 (UTC)

Not done, needs a more reliable source, and doesn't appear to be particularly noteworthy to include his height and weight anyway--Jac16888 Talk 14:24, 19 September 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from Jk9357, 25 September 2011[edit]

Can someone add to the Future projects section that he wants to collaborate with Rick Ross.


Jk9357 (talk) 13:24, 25 September 2011 (UTC)

From reading the current section it appears that listed are just the people that it has been reported that he collaborating with, not who he wants to. --Jnorton7558 (talk) 23:13, 26 September 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from, 4 October 2011[edit] (talk) 14:07, 4 October 2011 (UTC)lil Wayne is actually 28 now

Unless the birthdate listed is also incorrect then he is 29 as it is showing. --Jnorton7558 (talk) 14:22, 4 October 2011 (UTC)


Jay Z is not the one who started the beef, it was Baby and Lil wayne doing a series of interviews in 2009 and 2010 saying that Lil wayne and Baby both had more money than Jay Z

Yes check.svg Done AugustusGloop (talk) 15:36, 24 February 2015 (UTC)

Edit request from , 21 October 2011[edit]

There was some discussion about Lil Wayne's picture on the Lil Wayne wiki page. A better picture was requested, and I have one of him. I uploaded it to Commons, but I am new and don't know how to change the picture out. The picture is my own property and I have already licensed it here for public domain.

The picture that I uploaded is at

Sorry, but I am an artist, not a computer person! =( please help me by changing the pic out? (There is discussion about changing it out anyway)

Samantis (talk) 01:16, 21 October 2011 (UTC)

Photographs are generally preferred to paintings; either way, it seems you're able to edit the page. – Luna Santin (talk) 01:29, 22 October 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from , 10 November 2011[edit]

In August of 2011 there were charges against Lil Wayne over him having sex with teens behind his wifes back.



Hostedge (talk) 13:31, 10 November 2011 (UTC)

Not done for now: I took a look at the sources, and it looks like the first one is a celebrity gossip site with no real notability to speak of. The second one is actually referencing Lil' Wayne's record label, Universal, staging an "intervention" on Wayne regarding the multiple copyright infringement issues. Do you have any reliable references that specifically are about this particular lawsuit, and not Wayne's plethora of litigation in general? Ella Plantagenet (talk) 19:01, 12 November 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from , 13 November 2011[edit]





Hostedge (talk) 07:31, 13 November 2011 (UTC)

Done I didn't use that specific wording, but added the info requsted. --Ella Plantagenet (talk) 18:45, 13 November 2011 (UTC)

Edit request from , 13 November 2011[edit]





Hostedge (talk) 07:32, 13 November 2011 (UTC)

Already done: see section above. Ella Plantagenet (talk) 18:46, 13 November 2011 (UTC)


Future projects: There will be no Lil Wayne and Drake collaboration as of 11/9/11. source: — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 05:12, 20 November 2011 (UTC)


I think the image should be a more recent picture of him (e.g. this one: Lil Wayne in Concert.jpg) than just that plain old picture (Lil Wayne.jpg). But I got a post to my talk page saying I CAN'T DO THIS. Is there anything we can do to solve this problem? Ian Streeter (talk) 21:15, 22 November 2011 (UTC)

Simple. Secure the copyright to whatever picture you want to use and then allow Wikipedia to use your copyright. --Ella Plantagenet (talk) 10:58, 26 November 2011 (UTC)

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Shot Self Age Wrong[edit]

The citation cited for Lil Wayne shooting himself at 13 actually says 12. — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 19:24, 5 January 2012 (UTC)


Edit request on 12 January 2012[edit] (talk) 19:07, 12 January 2012 (UTC)

No request--Jac16888 Talk 19:15, 12 January 2012 (UTC)

Invalid link for Lil Wayne's "I'm Not A Human Being 2"[edit]

Link #155 should be deleted as the web page does not have any information on the upcoming album/mixtape; an unnecessary link. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Mr.Reifer (talkcontribs) 06:08, 15 January 2012 (UTC)

Gay boy?[edit] where is the mention of his relationships? — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 18:33, 28 May 2012 (UTC)

Jay Sean Association[edit]

Under the heading "Associated Acts" in the box there is no mention of Jay Sean, Bruno Mars (as far as I know). Lil Wayne has been featured in two songs of Jay Sean. Bruno Mars has been featured in the song "Mirror" of Lil Wayne. Please add these names - Jay Sean & Bruno Mars under "Assiociated Acts". — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 14:23, 2 February 2012 (UTC) Lil Wayne Vs. Jay Z — Preceding unsigned comment added by IsmaelMacedo (talkcontribs) 03:28, 15 February 2012 (UTC)

New Picture[edit]

There needs to be a new picture of Lil Wayne on this article. His eyes aren't even open in this one, for christs' sake. — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 04:57, 24 March 2012 (UTC) i know right — Preceding unsigned comment added by TunechiLover (talkcontribs) 06:38, 11 January 2013 (UTC)

Edit request on 1 April 2012[edit]


Hellothere3424 (talk) 19:30, 1 April 2012 (UTC)

Not done: No request. Celestra (talk) 21:59, 1 April 2012 (UTC)

Edit request on 3 April 2012[edit]

Change the 'Also known as' to 'Tunechi' because it is used in many Lil Wayne songs

QuincyDSMITH (talk) 12:27, 3 April 2012 (UTC)

You would need to provide a third party reliable source that says that, and not just base the claim on your interpretation of lyrics. -- The Red Pen of Doom 12:34, 3 April 2012 (UTC)


The Pusha T Wayne Beef should be added. — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 19:29, 28 May 2012 (UTC)

Edit request on 22 June 2012[edit]

Paragraph #3, section "Arrests and incarceration", near the end of sentence #2. The link to "MDMA" should be piped, with the word "ecstasy" visible. It is what it is most commonly known as, and many people would have to check what it is. I only know what it is because I have written an essay on it. Thank you.-- (talk) 16:59, 22 June 2012 (UTC)

Good idea. Will do it. Andie ▶Candy◀ 17:19, 22 June 2012 (UTC)

Done Andie ▶Candy◀ 17:23, 22 June 2012 (UTC)

Record Label[edit]

Lil Wayne's record label Universal Republic Records is now defunct, he and all of his label-mates moved to Republic Records which will prompt him to release this album under this label instead of the former one, and why did you changed it back? If you don't believe me, then just do research and darn I put a link and you didn't bother to look at it. Wow so ignorant (from I Am Not a Human Being II. comment added by Smarty9108

Record Label[edit]

Lil Wayne's record label Universal Republic Records is now defunct, he and all of his label-mates moved to Republic Records which will prompt him to release this album under this label instead of the former one, and why did you changed it back? If you don't believe me, then just do research and darn I put a link and you didn't bother to look at it. Wow so ignorant (from I Am Not a Human Being II. comment added by [[Smarty9108 (talk) 03:28, 10 December 2012 (UTC)Smarty9108]]

Edit request on 14 January 2013[edit]

Lil Wayne also known as Lil Tunechi also known as Weezy "F" Baby is 24 years old. He has 7 children and is the youngest out of 12. He has created a LAME brand in the name of Truk Fit®. He has a brand of Beats® By Dr. Dre headphones called the TUNECHIS — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 01:26, 14 January 2013 (UTC)

People don't know what hip hop is[edit]

I just got a message, ten seconds after correcting Lil Wayne's genre, saying please don't edit unsourced info on Lil Wayne. That sort of thing doesn't NEED to be referenced. I only put it there to help all you ignorant people see that Lil Wayne is a pop artist. Hip hop is dead nowadays, and Lil Wayne is definitely the biggest example of that. Wiki editors won't let me change it, so unfortunately, all you kids are going to be mislead into thinking Lil Wayne is a hip hop artist. He is far from that. Those who actually think he's hip hop, you need to open your eyes. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Jdjd021 (talkcontribs) 08:54, 4 February 2013 (UTC)

Really, Lil Wayne is not a rapper? He was one in the song "Just in love" by Joe Jonas. Regarding your other edits, we would appreciate some references. Arctic Kangaroo 10:31, 5 February 2013 (UTC)

Date confusion - hospital admission[edit]

There has been some conflicting information on the date Lil Wayne was admitted to the ICU. The initial report from TMZ ( made it clear he was first given medical attention at the hospital in the evening of Tuesday, March 12 and released in the early hours of Wednesday, March 13, and then later went back and was put into the ICU. The initial report from TMZ about him returning to Cedars-Sinai and being admitted to the ICU was published on Friday, March 15 and noted that the admission to the ICU occurred "just hours later" from his Wednesday, March 13 release ( It seems many other news sources interpreted "hours later" as referring to the day the article was published (Friday) and so reported him as having been admitted to the ICU on Friday. I originally wrote in this article that he was admitted the 13th, but another user pointed out the articles listing it as Friday and changed it to reflect that. However, the original source (TMZ) published another article today (Monday, March 18) noting specifically that Lil Wayne was admitted to the ICU on Wednesday, March 13 and that today (the 18th) is his sixth day in the ICU ( Accordingly, I have changed the date listed in the paragraph on this "event" back to Wednesday, March 13. Hope that clarifies any confusion. Starswept (talk) 21:50, 18 March 2013 (UTC)Starswept

All the sites that reported it happened on Wendsday took that information from TMZ, which according to his camp has been getting all the facts wrong. Birdman also said just today that he had the most recent seizure on Friday not Wednesday. As I was saying, with the way the public reacted when TMZ reported that he was in critical condition, we would have known about this the day it occurred, not days later. Source: [7]. What is more reliable, a celebrity gossip website or his friend and mentor since he was a teenager? Also Mack Maine recently said that Wayne was released from the hospital.[8]. STATic message me! 03:18, 19 March 2013 (UTC)
You might want to re-add the comment you earlier deleted here because your comment reads a little out of context unless you go back and compare versions to see your deleted comment. Anyways, this link you provided (dated March 18) states that Birdman said a seizure occurred Friday, but that Lil Wayne was hospitalized on Tuesday, March 12 for dehydration and exhaustion (which is a new twist on things and seems to be conflating the issue with what happened in October) and then released, before being readmitted Friday, March 15 after the seizure:
"Additionally, the executive and artist in his own right said that Wayne experienced a single seizure on Friday (March 15). This was contrary to initial reports of multiple seizures. Friday's health concerns were however Wayne's second seizure incident of last week, following a Tuesday (March 13) hospitalization that was said to be a result of dehydration and exhaustion."
Note that this article doesn't even correctly name the dates of the month, listing Tuesday as March 13, when it was in fact March 12. So I would take it with as large a grain of salt as I would TMZ.
Yet the MTV piece (also dated March 18) currently cited in the Wiki article Source: [9] has Birdman saying that Lil Wayne had one seizure only, and it was on Tuesday, and he's been in the hospital continuously ever since then:
"According to the music mogul, Wayne was on his way to a video shoot when he had the seizure on March 12. An ambulance then took him to the hospital, where he's been ever since."
So it's not true that all media sources listing Tuesday as the date of admission are taking it from TMZ - MTV, which is a reliable source, is taking the information not from TMZ, but directly from Birdman, who you say is highly reliable. It seems that there are a lot of people speaking on Lil Wayne's behalf all over the place, and they're saying conflicting things. Hopefully he will have an official publicist make a statement. I don't see any benefit to us arguing about it here when it seems the media we have to rely on for sources is extremely confused as to the course of the events (which might be intentional on the part of Lil Wayne's friends/associates). And I'll update the article to reflect his release (note though that many articles reporting the release are consistent with his admission being Tuesday, noting that he is being released after six days and that he was admitted Tuesday - see this MTV article Source: [10]_ Starswept (talk) 03:59, 19 March 2013 (UTC)Starswept

Minor Edit[edit]

In the last paragraph of the "Health issues" section, it says Lil Wayne feels "more then good."

It should read, "more than good." — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 22:59, 31 March 2013 (UTC)

Edit request on 3 June 2013[edit]

The nickname is wrong, lil wayne's nickname is "weezy" "tuenchi" or "weezyF" sources: I'm a big lil wayne fan and in many songs he says these names. Thanks, Spugach Spugach (talk) 23:11, 3 June 2013 (UTC)

Not done: If you're referring to the infobox line "Also Known As Baby D" - that line isn't for his nicknames. Baby D is a stage name that he used before Lil Wayne. Nicknames are not typically included in an infobox. --ElHef (Meep?) 23:56, 3 June 2013 (UTC)

American Flag Controversy[edit]

On June 17, 2013, a video was released, showing Carter walking on an American flag during filming for a music video in New Orleans. [11] — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 15:09, 18 June 2013 (UTC)

Edit request on 25 June 2013[edit]

Please add the genre, "Rap" to where it shows the types of music he produces. He is a rapper. Thank you . Rainbowstarfish (talk) 00:45, 25 June 2013 (UTC)

X mark.svg Not done - We already have Hip hop. Rap music and Hip hop music are the same thing. STATic message me! 01:27, 25 June 2013 (UTC)

edit request[edit]

did he died from od? we should update.

X mark.svg Not done - No, he didn't die. Today's widespread comments that he died from overdose are result of a 4chan vandalism raid on his YouTube, Twitter and Facebook pages. 2Flows (talk) 12:04, 4 July 2013 (UTC)
This is why I am glad we have page protection on WIkipedia, because this would have probably been the first place they went to vandalize. STATic message me! 17:29, 4 July 2013 (UTC)

death edit request[edit]

i've heard he died from overdose, is this true? in that case it should be stated, right?

Read above. He definitely did not die. STATic message me! 17:25, 4 July 2013 (UTC)

Edit Request 7/4/2013[edit]

During the death hoax additions this morning someone changed his years active in the infobox to "1994-2013" instead of "1994-present". This needs to be changed as he is still very much alive and making music in the present. STATic message me! 23:04, 4 July 2013 (UTC)

Fixed.—Kww(talk) 23:20, 4 July 2013 (UTC)

Different Infobox?[edit]

Is there a reason why ever other artist I've searched uses Template:Infobox person while this article uses another? -- (talk) 02:24, 22 October 2013 (UTC)

The {{Infobox musical artist}} that this one uses is certainly correct. I can't comment on all the others. Maybe the people who created the infoboxes didn't know of this template? I don't know --Stfg (talk) 21:13, 21 November 2013 (UTC)

noticeable absence of lawsuits[edit]

So , have just been doing some research related to mixtapes and uncleared samples and Lil Wayne comes up in respect to Lil Wayne and Jonsin's unauthorised use of a sample from Karma-Ann Swanepoel's “Once” in creating the backing for “I Feel Like Dying” - Jonsin is the direct target of one lawsuit started by Lil Wayne (as Dwayne Carter) and an indirect target of the suit brought by Urband & Lazar Music Publishing against Dwayne Carter in respect of Karma-Ann Swanepoel's publishing rights

cf with


I will concede that there is little available material on which to provide a complete and unbiased view of the lawsuit, its merits and its outcomes, but it should still be included in any definitive biography, as most of Lil Wayne's lawsuits do (this pair are a notable exception in this regard)Bandcoach (talk) 18:56, 17 December 2013 (UTC)


Does he plays the guitar as shown on "Let It Rock" music video or was that just for a pose? Does he plays any other instruments? --Wudumindif (talk) 06:23, 10 January 2014 (UTC) dman bryan — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 01:13, 12 February 2014 (UTC)

Semi-protected edit request on 20 May 2014[edit]

I would like to correct some of the grammar that is in this piece and also add some forgot on information

--Zombiearr (talk) 20:28, 20 May 2014 (UTC)§ Zombiearr (talk) 20:28, 20 May 2014 (UTC)

Padlock-dash2.svg Not done: requests for decreases to the page protection level should be directed to the protecting admin or to Wikipedia:Requests for page protection if the protecting admin is not active or has declined the request. — {{U|Technical 13}} (tec) 20:48, 20 May 2014 (UTC)

Semi-protected edit request on 27 June 2014[edit]

Add "Tunechi" into his "Also Known As" list 2601:6:1D00:469:D96:30AD:A383:A7B0 (talk) 12:18, 27 June 2014 (UTC)

Red information icon with gradient background.svg Not done: as you have not cited reliable sources to back up your request, without which no information should be added to any article. - Arjayay (talk) 12:24, 27 June 2014 (UTC)

Semi-protected edit request on 21 July 2014[edit] (talk) 20:58, 21 July 2014 (UTC)


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Semi-protected edit request on 13 September 2014[edit]

Gridin' is out now for the Carter V session. Bdboyc (talk) 19:22, 13 September 2014 (UTC)

Red question icon with gradient background.svg Not done: it's not clear what changes you want to be made. Please mention the specific changes in a "change X to Y" format. Cannolis (talk) 08:08, 14 September 2014 (UTC)

Semi-protected edit request on 19 September 2014[edit] (talk) 12:09, 19 September 2014 (UTC)

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Semi-protected edit request on 15 November 2014[edit]

In "Also known as" you could add Lil Tunechi. Tityboi (talk) 01:48, 15 November 2014 (UTC)

Red information icon with gradient background.svg Not done: please provide reliable sources that support the change you want to be made. Stickee (talk) 02:22, 15 November 2014 (UTC)

My Little Pony guest appearance[edit]

Can someone remove this? The source article is the only one that mentions this happening, and it's just from some MLP fansite (and also appears to be satirical). — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 19:09, 10 April 2015 (UTC)

Real talk, get your shit right[edit]

Just because "Shrimp Daddy" and "Baby D" were used at one point a million years ago before he was known does not mean he is also known by those names - he is NOT KNOWN BY THOSE NAMES. He is known by "tunechi" and "weezy" aka "weezy f baby" - please say the baby.


If only to silence the 50 other edit requests for this - And I'm slightly saddened that none of those 50 editors denying the requests had a quick google - here's my 5 minute request:

Lil Wayne is also known by nicknames "Lil Tunechi", "Weezy" and "Weezy F", as well as many other, less notable ones.

Please add " (Also known as "Lil Tunechi", "Weezy" and "Weezy F Baby")" in between "known by his stage name Lil Wayne" and ", is an American." Thank you.

Sources (Tunechi):

Sources (Weezy):

Sources (Both):