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With website, T-shirts and a No. 1 album, Lil Wayne redefines stardom behind bars
With website, T-shirts and a No. 1 album, Lil Wayne redefines stardom behind bars

NEW YORK (AP) He had the top-selling album in the country earlier this month. He's on the president's iPod. He's on the charts with two singles and a collaboration on a third. He's on Facebook with updates for the more than 14 million people following them. He is, in every respect, on. By the way, Lil Wayne's in jail. But his public persona is anything but locked away. The rapper, who's on track to be released Thursday after serving eight months in a gun case, is the first artist in 15 years to release a No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart while serving a sentence. His "I Am Not a Human Being" spent a week in the top slot and has sold more...

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