LIL WAYNE’S TATTOOS
Lil Tunechi is quite popular for his numerous tattoos. Allow me to take you on a tour of each and every tatt as I explain its meaning.
LIL WAYNE’S FACE AND NECK TATTOOS
1. 9 Stars
Lil Wayne has 9 stars tattooed to the left side of his face. Wayne also has a flower inside his ear.
2. Fear God
Lil Wayne has “Fear God” tattooed on his eyelids and a “C” between his eyes. The “C” represents the inital of his mother’s first name – Cita and his last name – Carter.
3. Smiley Face
Lil Wayne has a smiley face tattoo on his inner-lip.
4. 3 Dots
Lil Wayne has 3 dots tattooed near his left eye, which represent “Laugh, Think and Cry”
5. I Am Pimp
Lil Wayne has “I Am Pimp” tattooed behind his right ear. He also has “Orleans” tattooed under his sideburn for his hometown, New Orleans, as well as the city’s symbol.
6. Black Light Stars
Lil Wayne tattooed some black light stars and lips on his face and neck, which only show under ultraviolet light.
7. Tear Drop + Number 5
Lil Wayne has a tear drop tattooed near his mouth and near his left eye. Wayne also has the number five tattooed on his hand and five stars around it for “5 Star”.
Lil Wayne has “Tune” tattooed near his ear, because it is a nickname his Grandma gave him before she passed away. Wayne also has a few cracks on his neck.
9. Fear God
A photo of Lil Wayne getting “Fear God” tattooed on his eyelids.
10. 5Boro Pigeon
Lil Wayne got the 5Boro pigeon tattooed next to his ear on the right side of his face.
11. Smiley Face + Heart
Lil Wayne tatted a smiley face next to his heart tattoo on the side of his right eye.
Lil Wayne tattooed a “Baked” logo from Baker Skateboards on his forehead.
13. Young Money Entertainment
Lil Wayne has the logo of the label he founded, Young Money Entertainment, on his neck as well as “Soo Woo”, which is a blood gang term.
14. W + Weezy
Lil Wayne has a “W” and “Weezy” tattooed on his neck. This is because “Weezy” is one of Wayne’s nicknames and “W” is his favorite letter from the alphabet.
15. 2 Tear Drops + I Am Music
Lil Wayne has 2 tear drops tattooed under his right eye and “I AM MUSIC” above his right eye. This is because he feels he is music and each tear drop represents someone who has been killed in his family.
16. Misunderstood + Lucky Me
Lil Wayne has “Misunderstood” tattooed on the left side of his face, because he feels he is often misunderstood by people. Wayne also has “Lucky Me” tattooed on his neck, because it’s the title of his favorite Jay-Z song.
Lil Wayne tattooed a gun on his neck.
18. Tribal Symbol
Lil Wayne replaced a tear drop on his face with a tribal symbol. This was because Wayne’s mother told him he had too many tears on his face, so he had to cover one up.
19. Cross + Crack
Wayne has a cross tattooed just under his forehead and a crack at the top of his head.
20. Deathwish Skateboards Logo + Heart
Lil Wayne tattooed a Deathwish Skateboards logo and a heart next to his right eye.
On the left side of his face, Lil Wayne got “17” tattooed for New Orleans’ 17th Ward, which is the neighbourhood he grew up in, and a stitch along his jawline.
22. 5 Strikes Tatt + Lightning From A Cloud
Lil Wayne added a 5 strikes tatt and lightning coming from a cloud tattoo under his sideburn.
23. 999 + TRUKFIT Tommy Logo
Lil Wayne has “999” and the TRUKFIT “Tommy” logo tattooed behind his left ear.
24. Imperfect + No Evil
Lil Wayne tattooed “Imperfect” on his face, as well as “No Evil” inside his ear for “Hear No Evil”.
LIL WAYNE’S CHEST AND ARM TATTOOS
1. Life’s A Gamble + Sqad
Lil Wayne has “Life’s A Gamble” tattooed on him with a pair of dice, as well as “Sqad” tattooed on his fingers for the hip hop group “Sqad Up”, which he joined early in his career.
2. Wing Tattoo
Lil Wayne wing tattoo on the left side of his chest.
3. Wing Tattoo
Lil Wayne wing tattoo on the right side of his chest.
4. Star Tattoos + Sikk Fuck
Lil Wayne coloured in the star tattoos on his chest in red for “5 Star Blood” and also has “Sikk Fuck” tattooed on him
5. Cracks + Alien
Lil Wayne got some cracks tattooed on his chest and some sort of alien on his left tricep.
6. Hot Boy
Lil Wayne “Hot Boy” tattoo with a star and fire, which means you are “hot” from Uptown, New Orleans.
7. Red Swirl
Lil Wayne has a red swirl tattooed on his left arm.
8. In Memory Of Rabbit : It’s Up To Me
Lil Wayne has “In Memory Of Rabbit: It’s Up To Me” tattooed on his right arm for his step-father and a cross on his right tricep.
9. Wing Tattoos
Lil Wayne getting the wing tattoos done on the side of his chest.
10. Date Of Birth + God
Lil Wayne tattooed his date of birth over previous tats on his right arm, as well as “God” under his adam’s apple.
11. To The End + JR + 504
Lil Wayne tattooed “To The End” under his “JR” tattoo, plus “504” on his arm for his hometown area code.
12. Skull Tattoo + PIRU + 17
Lil Wayne outlined a skull tattoo in red ink over his chest tats and added “PIRU” above it to show his affiliation with the blood gang. Wayne also has “17” tattooed on him for the 17th Ward of New Orleans, which is where he grew up.
Lil Wayne tattooed “ESPN“ on his arm, which is a sports television network.
14. Apple & Eagle + DAMU + Green Martian
Lil Wayne has the street he grew up on “Apple & Eagle” tattooed on his chest, as well as “DAMU” to show his affiliation with the blood gang. Wayne also has a green martian tattooed on his left arm.
15. Cash Money + MOB
Lil Wayne has “Cash Money” tattooed on his chest, as well as “M.O.B”, which is short for “Money Over Bitches” or “Member Of Bloods”.
16. BR + JR + Nae
Lil Wayne has “BR” and “JR” tattooed on each side of his navel, and “Nae” on each arm for his daughter. Wayne also has the Rolls Royce logo on his left arm.
17. Slim + Baby
Lil Wayne colored his “Slim” and “Baby” tattoos on his shoulders in red. Baby and Slim are the CEOs of Cash Money Records, who also brought Wayne up from an early age.
LIL WAYNE’S BACK TATTOOS
Lil Wayne got some sort of skull tattooed on his back.
2. Map Of Louisiana
Lil Wayne has a map of Louisiana tattooed on his back, which is the state he was born and brought up in.
3. Lil Wayne’s Back
A recent photo of what Lil Wayne’s tattooed back looks like.
4. A Prayer
Lil Wayne tattooed a prayer on his back. Wayne also raps this prayer at the end of his “Let’s Pray” song.
LIL WAYNE’S HAND TATTOOS
1. The World
Lil Wayne has “The World” tattooed on his left palm to show he really does have the world in his hand.
2. A Gun + The World
Lil Wayne has “A Gun” tattooed on his right palm and “The World” tattooed on his left palm.
3. Chinese Symbol
Lil Wayne covered up his Trina tattoo on his wedding ring finger by tattooing a Chinese symbol over it.
4. Hot + Boy
Lil Wayne has “Hot” and “Boy” tattooed on his hands for the hip hop group he was part of early in his music career called “Hot Boys”.
Lil Wayne got “Trigger” tattooed on his right index finger.
6. Shake Junt + Skateboard
Lil Wayne tattooed “Shake Junt“ on his hand and a skateboard on his wrist.
Lil Wayne tattooed his ex-girlfriend Trina on his wedding ring finger.
8. Index Finger Tattoo
A photo of Lil Wayne getting a tattoo on his index finger.
LIL WAYNE’S LEG TATTOOS
1. Young Money
Lil Wayne has “Young Money” tattooed on his right leg, which is the name of the label he founded.
2. A Verse From Jay-Z’s “Lucky Me”+Belfast
Lil Wayne has a verse from Jay-Z’s “Lucky Me” song tattooed on his right leg and “Belfast” tattooed on his left leg, which is for Belfast Street in New Orleans.
3. Wayne’s Leg Tattoos
A closer look at Lil Wayne’s leg tattoos.
4. Alien Face
Lil Wayne has some sort of alien face on his left knee.