Lil Wayne, one of the most successful rappers in the world, recently announced that he will be performing in Rishon LeZion this summer on August 24th.

Lil Wayne will perform in Israel this summer

Lil Wayne will perform in Israel this summer Photo Credit: EPA

American hip hop star Lil Wayne is set to perform in Israel this summer for a concert at Live Park Rishon LeZion. The concert date is August 24th and ticket prices range from 289 to 389 NIS.

Born Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. in New Orleans, the 34-year-old hip hop phenomenon began his career by joining Cash Money Records. He rose to fame upon releasing his fourth solo album, Tha Carter, one of a series of albums titled with his last name. Tha Carter III, which Lil Wayne released in 2008 and featured the hit single “Lollipop”, sold one million copies during the first week of its release and earned him four Grammy awards, including best rap album.

Lil Wayne went on to establish Young Money Entertainment. He also discovered rap talents Drake and Nicki Minaj aiding them in their rise to fame.