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Lil' Wayne: Through the Years

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    Lil Wayne's 2010 album 'Rebirth' was promoted as Wayne's rock music. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne and Drake during their performance at the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards. (2010) (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Eminem joined Lil Wayne and Drake for a performance of 'Drop the World' and 'Forever' at the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards. (2010) (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    In 2005, Lil Wayne made one of his smartest career moves when he founded his Cash Money Records label imprint, Young Money Entertainment. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne attends NBA finals with rumored girlfriend Dhea Sodana (2011) (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne and Chris Brown onstage during the BET Awards (2011) (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne joins Nicki Minaj on stage during her Pink Friday Tour (2012). (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    How can we forget this performance...oh right we can't. Nicki Minaj gives Lil Wayne a lap dance onstage during the 2013 Billboard Music Awards (2013) (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne President of Cash Money Records Lil Wayne appears onstage during MTV's Total Request Live at the MTV (2006) (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Hip-hop artists Lil Wayne and Lloyd perform on MTV's Total Request Live (2007) (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne rocks the stage during HOT 97 Summer Jam (2008) (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Rapper Lil' Wayne during the 2008 BET Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium (2008) (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne speaks during the 51st Annual Grammy Awards where he walked around with Best Rap Album and Best Rap Song (2008) (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne sings 'Take Me Out to the Ball Game' during the National League Championship Series. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Wayne performs on-stage at the Gibson Amphitheatre on August 13, 2009 in Universal City, California. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil' Wanye rocks some different unique style but these pants were a little aggressive...and tight. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Rappers Baby and Lil' Wayne arrive at the MTV 2006 Video Music Awards. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne with T Pain performed onstage during the 'I Am Music' Tour with Lil Wayne featuring T-Pain. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil' Wayne strips down during his performance onstage during his 'I Am Music' Tour featuring T-Pain. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil Wayne's got 4 baby mama's so far! (Yes, we said so far.) Nivea is one of the baby mamas...(Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil' Wayne has been known for his Grillz...(Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil' Wayne goes by several names: Lil' Weezy, Baby Jr., Birdman Jr., Weezy, Weezy F. Baby and Young Carter. But his real name is Dwayne Michael Carter. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    The diminutive rhymesters latest album,Tha Carter IV, sold a million copies in its first week; Lil Wayne also launched clothing line Trukfit and a partnership with Pepsis Mountain Dew. He raked in $27 million for both projects. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil' Wayne with Chris Brown, Busta Rhymes accept the Best Collaboration award onstage during the BET Awards '11. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil' Wayne performs during the 2008 Voodoo Experience at City Park. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil' Wayne accepted the award for Viewers Choice Award during the 2008 BET Awards. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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    Lil' Wayne performs onstage during the BET Awards '11. (Photo via 'Getty Images' )
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