WESLEY ERIC WESTON, JR. (born March 3, 1981), better known by his
stage name LIL\' FLIP, is an American rapper from Cloverland, Houston
* 1 Musical career
* 2 Other ventures
* 2.1 Clover G Records * 2.2 Fashion designing * 2.3 Author
* 3 Controversy
* 4 Discography * 5 Filmography * 6 Bibliography * 7 References * 8 External links
1999–2003: THE LEPRECHAUN AND UNDAGROUND LEGEND
Lil' Flip and Dat Boy Zo would sign his first record deal
with independent Houston,
2004–05: U GOTTA FEEL ME
Lil' Flip released his third album & first double-disc album
U Gotta Feel Me , his most successful album to date. Lil' Flip's label
Columbia restructured Flip ended up at
Sony Urban Music which could
promote his work better. The first single from the album was "Game
Over (Flip) ". After that he quickly released his second single,
"Sunshine " featuring
Lea Sunshine . This album sold 198,000 domestic
copies in its first week and was certified double Platinum by August,
Lil' Flip also made an appearance on the "Naughty Girl (Remix)"
Beyoncé in 2004. He was also featured on
Chingy 's Powerballin\'
on the remix of
Chingy 's successful hit single "
Balla Baby ". In 2004
he also made a remix to his hit single "
Game Over (Flip) " which
2007–09: I NEED MINE AND RESPECT ME
Lil' Flip left
His planned fifth album
Ahead of My Time was originally set to be
released as early as 2007, but was pushed back many times. Lil' Flip
released two "album-before-the-album's" in 2009 to help promote the
Ahead of My Time . On September 29, 2009
Lil' Flip would
release his fifth album titled Respect Me to promote Ahead of My Time
, it would be distributed by High Powered Entertainment &
2010–PRESENT: EL JEFE
On July 6, 2010 Lil' Flip would release Ahead of My Time as his second independent album,and debuted his artist Damienn jones "Beauty and the Beast" album, it would be distributed independently by Lil' Flip's self-owned label Clover G Records.
On October 31, 2013 Lil' Flip released his third independent album The Black Dr. Kevorkian, it would also be distributed independently by Lil' Flip's self-owned label Clover G Records & would sell over 10,000 copies its first week.
On March 17, 2015 Lil' Flip released his sixth album titled El Jefe, it was distributed by SoSouth Records. The lead single from the album was titled "Game Over II", which was sequel to his critically acclaimed single " Game Over (Flip) ". The second single from the album, was titled "In My Pimp C Voice", which was a dedication song towards deceased artist Pimp C . The third single from the album, was titled "Bestfriend" the single would feature artist's E.J. & Rev City.
CLOVER G RECORDS
CLOVER G RECORDS
FOUNDER Wesley "Lil' Flip" Weston, Jr (CEO) & (President)
DISTRIBUTOR(S) Asylum , Warner Bros. (2007-2008)
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
CLOVER G RECORDS or CLOVER G LA FAMILIA is a record label owned by
* Chris Sko * Sunny Red * Absent * J. Napoleon * Simes Carter * Street Action * Young Zillion * Lil Peace * Numberz * Stubba Lean * DJ Big Redd * Ice * Lil A * R3D * Big J * Damienn Jones
In 2004 Lil' Flip released his shoe line titled "Clover Footwear" which is branded off his self-owned label Clover G Records. Lil' Flip also has a fashion clothing line titled "Clover G Clothing" which is also branded off his self-owned label Clover G Records.
On April 15, 2014 Lil' Flip released his first book titled Don't Let the Music Industry Fool You!, the book was released with a soundtrack album.
In 2004 while
YEAR TITLE ROLE NOTES
2003 Hustletown Mobbin' D Main Role
2004 Def Jam: Fight for NY As Himself Video Game Role
2006 Bikes and Babes: This Is How We Do As Himself Writer/Guest Role
2007 April Fools As Himself Guest Role
YEAR TITLE ROLE NOTES
2006 Las Vegas As Himself (Season 3, episode 12)
* Don't Let The Music Industry Fool You! by Wesley "Lil' Flip" Weston (2014: Harris Royal Bloodline Publishing, 15 April 2014)
* ^ A B Birchmeier, Jason (2008). "Lil\' Flip: Biography".
allmusic. Retrieved August 17, 2009.
* ^ Proctor, Becky (April 18, 2002). "Lil\' Flip OK after shooting,
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University Wire. Retrieved August 17, 2009.
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* ^ Arnold, Paul W (2009-09-18). "
* ^ "Clover G Clothing - Online". Clover G Clothing.
* ^ "Amazon.com: Don\'t Let The Music Industry Fool You! eBook:
Wesley "Lil\' Flip" Weston: Kindle Store".
* ^ "Don\'t Let the Music Industry Fool You (Soundtrack)". iTunes.
* ^ Mack, Bayer L. (2004-11-01). "T.I.: Return Of The King
Talk Hip Hop Beef & Old School Hip Hop". HipHop DX. Retrieved
* ^ All Hip Hop. "Sources Say