Lil Wayne gets candid with Katie Couric on the season premiere of Couric’s talk show “Katie.” The Young Money star discusses his health, family, his childhood and more. Catch a sneak peek.
Lil Wayne got open on the "Katie" Season 2 premiere by addressing; jail, drugs, seizures, hospitalization and being a high school dropout.
He reveals that his mother pulled him out of high school for his safety. “I had an album out, I was platinum already, and I was still trying to go to public school,” said Weezy. “She saw me getting ready for school one day and she saw me putting my gun in my backpack. She said, ‘You gotta bring that to school with you?’ And I remember I asked her, ‘You don’t want me to bring it?’ She thought about it. She said, ‘I do.’”
The full interview airs Monday, Sept. 9 at 3pm. Watch a couple clips below.