Lil Wayne On Top – XXL Issue 149

Standing Ovation Three hip-hop powerhouses hit the road in a tour of epic proportions. Images Jonathan Mannion Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in the July/August 2013 issue of XXL Magazine. This is part one of the three-part story with Lil Wayne, T.I. and 2 Chainz. Four years ago Lil Wayne sold 800,000 tickets and grossed $42 million on Young Money’s America’s Most Wanted Music Festival, then was anointed the most profitable touring artist in hip-hop. The title remained in 2011 with the success of Weezy’s I Am Still Music Tour, which had 78 shows spanning three different continents: North America, Australia and Africa. ...

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