Who Are Some of Lil Wayne's Musical Influences?

Some of Lil Wayne's influences have been Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Scarface, 2Pac, The Notorious B.I.G., and Master P. Lil Wayne has won four Grammys and has sold more than 100 million records worldwide.

Bone Thugs-n-Harmony was a five-member, highly regarded gangster rap group that won numerous awards. Scarface is a Southern rapper who is considered a great lyricist. Influential West Coast rapper 2Pac was fatally shot and murdered in 1996. The Notorious B.I.G. was a world famous East Coast rapper whose life and death is depicted in the 2009 movie "Notorious." Master P is a New Orleans rapper like Lil Wayne and has garnered a net worth over $350 million through his music and business ventures, as of 2015.