Lil Wayne Songs
The best Lil Wayne songs showcase the musical talent of this young Rapper. Born as Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. this rap prodigy came on the music scene since the age of 9 and has been rocking the rap world since. His most successful album “The Carter III”, was released in 2008 which went on to sell over 1 million copies in the U.S. its first week of release. We will take a look at some of the best Lil Wayne songs.
- “1000 Degrees.” This catchy rap by Lil Wayne has a nice beat and demonstrates the rap talent that Lil Wayne is. He tells of how long he was in the business with “I'm Rappin When You Sleep, I Was Rappin When You Were In Jammies.”
- “42 Bars.” This is one of the best Lil Wayne songs out there. It displays the narcissistic Lil Wayne that we all have grown to know so well – “I'm a man in every sense, I got cents, Since I got rich I got tints on every Bent.”
- “Tha Block Is Hot.” This is one of the best Lil Wayne songs from his album of the same name. Produced by Manny Fresh, this rap flashes the violent streak in this rapper. “Straight off the black gold, nuts in my hand, trustin no man Got my glock cocked, runnin this thing, ya understand”.
- “Got Money.” This is a song out of Lil Wayne’s award winning album “Tha Carter 3.” Like most successful Rappers, Lil Wayne raps about how much money he is making and what he does with all that money.
- "Mrs. Officer." "Mrs. Officer" is the fourth and final single from Lil Wayne's album “Tha Carter III”. The song features Bobby Valentino and Kidd Kidd, and is produced by Deezle. In this song he raps about a sexy police officer, perhaps ironically, since he recently completed an eight month jail term.
- "Lollipop." This is one of the best Lil Wayne songs and is the first single from Lil Wayne's album, “Tha Carter III.” The track features the late R&B artist Static Major and is produced by Deezle and Jim Jonsin. The song was released digitally on March 13, 2008. This rap is a sexually descriptive song of a girl “licking” a lollipop.
- "I'm Single." This is a 2010 single release from his album “I Am Not a Human Being.” This was recorded prior to his jail term for illegal weapons possession. Here he raps about his girlfriend and their breakup.
- "Drop the World." This is one of the best Lil Wayne songs and it features lyrics from Eminem. On June 16, 2010, the single was certified platinum. In this song he raps about his disregard for the world – “So I pick the world up and I'm a drop it on your fuckin' head.”
- "Knockout." "Knockout" is from Lil Wayne’s 2010 album “Rebirth.” It features Nicki Minaj rapping near the end of the song and singing the chorus. This song is about Lil Wayne’s relationships with the women in his life.
- "Fireman." This is one of the best Lil Wayne songs from his 5th studio album “Tha Carter II”. It was produced by Doe Boyz and released in 2005. In this song, Lil Wayne raps that he is “hot” like a fireman.