Popular rapper Lil Wayne has been charged with possessing a firearm as a convicted felon. Federal agents found a gold plated weapon during a search of the 38-year-olds private plane in Miami in 2019. Drugs were also found on the plane, but no charges were pressed in relation to those. If convicted, Lil Wayne a.k.a. Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. faces up to 10 years in prison.