The famous rapper Lil Wayne was born Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. on September 27, 1982. His debut album Tha Block is Hot was released in 1999 and sold over two million copies being certified double platinum. The young rapper's next two albums Lights Out (2000) and 500 Degreez (2002) were a commercial success reaching platinum, respectively gold. Lil Wayne's populariy increased starting with the 2004 Carter series.
Tha Carter reached number five on Billboard 200, and number two on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums. The album's follow-up Tha Carter II released in December 2005 debuted at number two on the Billboard Top 200 albums charts and it included the singles Fireman, Grown Man and Hustler Muzik. The Grammy Award nominated album Tha Carter III was released in June 2008. It included the singles Lollipop that was number one on Billboard 100, A Milli and Got Money featuring T-Pain. It is said that the successful rapper is to release Tha Carter III: The Rebirth and Tha Carter IV, so booking Lil Wayne will bring you the artist's latest hits.