Soldier Says Lil Wayne’s “Tie My Hands” Saved His Life in Afghanistan Incident

Lil Wayne is one of the biggest stars in rap, but even he is still appreciative when his music influences another person’s life. He was recently thanked by an American soldier for his song “Tie My Hands” off his Grammy-winning album, Tha Carter III. Lander Chappell, who is a private first class in the U.S. Army, says the song encouraged him to stay alive when he stepped on a hidden bomb and lost his leg in Afghanistan. Chappell recalls during an interview posted on Lil Wayne HQ that he was losing blood and consciousness. A soldier who was trying to keep him ...

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