Jamn 94.5 Summer Jam, the all star concert featuring Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, and Russ is coming to the Xfinity Center!
Lil Wayne (birth name Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr.) was born in New Orleans in 1982 and is a rapper, singer, author, songwriter, record executive, and entrepreneur. He began his musical journey by writing his first rap song when he was 8 years old. He studied drama in school and was an honors student but decided to drop out to pursue a career in music. At the age of nine he joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label, and 5 years later he formed the southern hip hop group Hot Boys (along with his Cash Money label mates Juvenile, Young Turk and B.G). Regarding his stage name, he saidn in an interview with CBS, “I dropped the D because I'm a junior and my father is living and he's not in my life and he's never been in my life. So I don't want to be Dwayne, I'd rather be Wayne”. He’s had a stellar career with 13 studio albums, 3 compilation albums, 1 extended play, 24 mix tapes, and he' received many accolades including 5 Grammy Awards, 1 American Music Award, 10 BET Awards, and 1 MOBO Award.
Don’t miss your chance to see the multi platinum MC who’s famous for his free flowing rhymes and unique delivery!