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“Murder This Shit”

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“Was too cute to work in a checkout line/So I stayed at home bagging up. But as soon as they got their checks they came to check out mine/And I was working the checkout line, I twerking from chickens to dimes, nigga whaaaan.”

Lil Wayne Born 9/27/1982

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"BM J.R."

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"And when we hungry you look like pie/ Sweet potato-ass nigga you lemon merengue, apple custard/ Cherry jelly, don't make me get the biscuit busta"

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"All My Life"

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"Yeah, times is hard as it is/ That's why I got guns and my guns got kids / That's why I be going so tough on them hoes / I play my own hand, I don't shuffle or fold"

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"Cali Dro"

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"I can get it cross the boarder, I got a Ryda name Winona/ And I be calmer than a soma, inside of the phantom/ And it's lookin' like a sauna, and I still stay high/ And I still got my diploma And I still keep the maggie on me like a Homer"

Lil Wayne puts out a rock album in 2010

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In honor of Dedication 5, XXL thought it appropriate to gather up some photos of the man himself, Lil Wayne. As a huge contributor to hip-hop and the founder of one of the most prominent labels in hip-hop to date, Weezy more than deserves this recognition. Salute!