Who is the richest between Lil Wayne and Justin Bieber, what’s their net worth? Lil Wayne is a legendary American rapper and founder of popular record label, Young Money Entertainment. He has achieved quite a lot in his musical career and is respected big-time by top artistes in the music industry, artistes like Drake Aubrey, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, Kendrick Lamar and several others.
Lil Wayne’s known also to be one of America’s most popular Hip-Hop artistes. He has gone on tour in several nations, won countless awards and earned a lot of nominations. Where he’s featured to land a vocal role in a song, Lil Wayne does it good and makes records sell.
He has several hit songs and albums to his name. Lil Wayne is living large and has got a teeth grill worth millions of dollars. Justin Bieber appears to be the majority’s favourite every time. He’s a top musician, pretty young at the time of this writing and also famous. Justin Bieber though is young, but isn’t an upcoming star in the American music hall of fame.
He equally has worked with a lot of singers and is considered one of the highest earning American musicians. With no doubt, Lil Wayne and Justin follow enjoy so much the expensive life of American celebrities with millions of followers and fans. Who’s richer between Lil Wayne and Justin Bieber?
Lil Wayne and Justin Bieber: Who is Richer?
Lil Wayne’s Net Worth
Lil Wayne is a famed Hip-Hop music act birthed in New Orleans on September, 27, 1982 as Dwayne Michael Carter. He began trading on his path to rapping at the age of nine and also did music at that age with artistes who were known in the hood then.
His first rap song was written when he was 8 years of age under the care of his mother who solely catered for him after his dad abandoned them. Out of carelessness and unintentionally, he shot himself with a 9mm handgun when he was nine years of age.
Lil Wayne was studying at McMaim Magnet school before He dropped out at age 14 to focus on music. A year after dropping out, he joined the Hot Boys crew, and was the youngest in the group. At age 16, he released his debut studio album titled “Tha Block is Hot”.
The album topped charts and attained Platinum after its release. Since then, Lil Wayne has collaborated with several music acts, won awards, and built his own music empire. Lil Wayne has signed a multimillion dollar endorsement deal with Pepsi’s Mountain Dew, and owns a clothing line, Trukfit. He’s paid over $150,000 dollars per show booking and has an estimated net worth of $120 million dollars.
Justin Bieber’s Net Worth
Justin Bieber is a Canadian singer who got popular after his YouTube videos garnered the attention of a marketing executive and Usher. He eventually signed a music deal under Usher’s watch and guide. After signing a deal, he started working to produce a debut album.
Just before the release of the album, he dropped the lead single of the album titled “One Time”. The single entered the Billboard Hot 100, sitting on the #17 spot. It also ranked #12 on the Canadian Hot 100 music chart. As time past and he grew famous, he was invited to performed for the 44th president of the US, Barack Obama.
According to Billboard, the Canadian singer has released 6 number 1 albums and 3 number 1 singles so far. Bieber has been featured on chart-topping singles by other artistes and has won several music awards including Grammy and America Music Awards.
Justin has also signed endorsement deals with brands like Best Buy, Calvin Klein, Adidas, Proactiv, and Macy’s. He has over 90 million followers on Instagram alone and is pretty powerful with a whooping estimated net worth of $265 million dollars.