Lil Wayne dropped out of high school in order to continue following his music career. However, his mother laid down the law and eventually brought in a tutor in order to continue with his studying. So, while Lil Wayne does not have an official high school diploma, he most likely has the equivalent of one.
His mother wanted him to finish up high school before leaving for an acting career, but when the chance came for him to appear in a canadian Tv showDegrassi, Drake jumped at theopportunity.Despite dropping out of high school, years later, he graduatedin October 2012.
This is probably the most successful high school drop out on the list. Jay-Z did not graduate from high school. Drawn to the streets, Jay Z dropped out of school and began selling crack in his neighborhood. Eventually he would accumulate enough money to start his own record label RocaFella Records.