Top of the Charts: Billboard Names Lil Wayne #1 R&B/Hip-Hop Artist of 2011


Billboard may have just put the cherry on top of Lil Wayne’s amazing year. Tha Carter IV sold almost a million copies in less than one week; Wayne had four number one singles and the I Am Still Music tour grossed more than $46 million dollars. Now, Billboard has named the rapper and Young Money CEO the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Artist of 2011.


Lil Wayne’s been doing something right as his artist Nicki Minaj came in #2 on Billboard‘s list of 2011’s top artists and holds it down as the Top Rap Artist of the Year.


Watch the video below to see why Lil Wayne is the top R&B/hip-hop artist of 2011:

Stay tuned for more on Lil Wayne and the Young Money clan.


Video via DJ Scoob Doo