Lil Wayne is that this yr’s recipient of BET’s “I Am Hip Hop” award. The platinum-selling rapper will acquired the respect on the 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards ceremony on October 6.
According to a press launch, the Young Money famous person was the primary male solo artist to surpass Elvis Presley’s file for many entries on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and has earned 138 Billboard Hot 100 appearances, the third most of any artist.
Over the years, Wayne has scooped up 5 Grammy awards, a number of BET awards and a slew of different accolades, proving his immense endurance.
Fans have been eagerly awaiting his subsequent album Tha Carter V, which is rumored to be arriving on Friday (September 21). The album has been on maintain for years as a consequence of ongoing authorized battles with Cash Money CEO Bryan “Birdman” Williams.
The 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards go down at The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater in Miami.
Drake leads the cost with 11 nominations, whereas Cardi B has 10 and Childish Gambino nabs six.
Blocboy JB, Juice Wrld, Lil Baby, Rich The Kid and the late XXXTENTACION are all nominated within the Best New Hip Hop Artist class.