Top 12 Lil Wayne Career Moments

Lil Wayne Signs Nicki Minaj


Singer Nicki Minaj (L) and rapper Lil Wayne of Young Money accept Best Group onstage during the BET AWARDS ’14 at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on June 29, 2014

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Weezy was on a role! The artist was receiving all the accolades from signing his overnight sensation Drake and then he saw Nicki Minaj rapping one day on a DVD. The young Queens girl was in the industry grinding hard and when Lil Wayne saw her he knew she was going to be a star. Lil sayne was right. In addition to Drake, Nicki Minaj went on to sell several million albums!

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