This Lil Wayne has certainly found its place on our television screens. By obtaining the title of one of the best-selling artists of all time we have no doubt that the hip-hop artist has made his mark in his industry. Do you need more evidence? Lil Wayne surpassed Elvis Presley as a male with the highest number of entries on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with 109 songs. Yes Elvis Presley! Few artists can boast of having reached Lil Wayne’s height throughout their careers.
Lil Wayne is obviously not the first choice for the name you would give your little boy so it’s obviously just a stage name. The artist was born Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. on September 27 1982 and is originally from New Orleans Louisiana. Coming from the “most unique” city in the United States the artist had to pay a heavy price to the artist who joined Cash Money Records at the tender age of nine. It’s quite impressive at nine years old some of us were still holding our mother’s skirts.
His career as a rap artist began in 1991 and 8 years later his first solo album Tha Block is Hot (1999) was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. The following albums were just as good but the one that put him there was his sixth Tha Carter III. There were songs like ‘Lollipop’ ‘A Milli’ and ‘Got Money’. To this day it is still considered his most popular album.
Lil Wayne’s Height
It would be impossible to lose Lil Wayne in the crowd his many tattoos would certainly set him apart. In addition to his tattoos Lil Wayne popularly known as Weezy has other distinctive features. His eyes are dark brown and his black hair was worn in dreadlocks before we could remember. The artist has an athletic Shape with a well-toned body with well-developed abs.
We can’t help but notice him thanks to his many appearances and bare-chested performances. The real question here is how many shirts does Lil Wayne have? Back about Lil Wayne’s height the rap artist is somehow on the short side at 5 feet 6 inches (1.68m). He is the same height as movie stars Daniel Radcliffe and Elijah Wood. The’Lil’ in his name was apparently not only for the effect.
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Lil Wayne’s Weight
His toned body is the obvious proof that the rapper does everything possible to stay in shape. Weezy himself confirmed that he has a training routine that helps him maintain his weight at 59 kg. He became a personal favorite when he admitted that his routine did not require him to visit a gym every day because everyone secretly hates the gym. Except for those celebrities who exercise and rub everyone’s faces. He goes to the gym with activity breaks during the day.
Lil Wayne who loves skating makes it part of his daily routine. The rap artist also emphasizes the importance of staying hydrated which goes hand in hand with eating foods rich in healthy proteins such as beef and eggs. Other more conventional exercise routines include traction exercises bicep bending and bench pressure. All these elements work together to give him the athletic killer body that we all see although genetics certainly has a role to play.
Lil Wayne Measurements
The other measures of the rap artist’s body such as his biceps chest and waist remain unknown but we can say that he has a body that many men aspire to have undoubtedly in our hearts. He wears US size 8 European size 39 and British size 6 shoes. It’s relatively small but it’s not very unusual for someone of his stature.
Also, did you know:
Weezy’s first stage name was ‘Shrimp Daddy’, boy are we glad he decided to go with ‘Lil Wayne’
When he was 12, he mistakenly shot himself with his step-father’s gun, getting shot is the reason he writes
The artist does not think he can compete with Kendrick Lamar, a way to have confidence in yourself! We have to agree with him though.
Though he has featured in ‘everyone’s song, his all-time favorite feature was in Destiny Child’s ‘Soldier’.
Lil Wayne uses marijuana to treat headaches… and coughs, the flu, hiccups, blisters, and death.