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In 1997, Lil Wayne joined the group, Hot Boys, which also included rappers Juvenile, B.G. and Young Turk.Then, in 1999, Lil Wayne released his platinum-certified debut album, Tha Block Is Hot, selling over one million copies in the U.S. Subsequently, he became the hottest rapper in the game. (Photos: Cash Money Records; Kevin Winter/Getty Images)