He’s an American hip hop recording artist.
He’s also the CEO of his own label imprint, Young Money Entertainment.
He has sold over 100 million records worldwide.
He’s Lil Wayne and here are his Top 10 Rules for Success.
1. Give it your all
He wrote his first rap song at age eight.
2. Stand out
At the age of nine, Lil Wayne joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label.
3. Work hard
At McMain Magnet School, he was an honors student, but he dropped out at the age of 14 to focus on a musical career.
4. Do what you love
In 1996, Lil Wayne formed the southern hip hop group Hot Boys.
His solo debut album Tha Block Is Hot (1999), was certified platinum by the RIAA.
6. Be real
Tha Block Is Hot earned him a 1999 Source magazine nomination for „Best New Artist“.
7. Remember your why
His albums, Lights Out (2000) and 500 Degreez (2002), went on to be certified gold.
8. Create what you like
He gained more prominence with his sixth album Tha Carter III, which became his most successful album to date.
9. Be determined
He passed Elvis Presley as the male with the most entries on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, with 109 songs.
10. Express yourself
With 100 million records sold worldwide, he’s one of the best-selling artists of all time.