This man was rapping since he was 6 years old and got signed to Cash Money Records years before he was even consider a legal adult. Since then at least for the longest time he’d remix every other rappers song and give it all away to his fans for free.
He’s dedicated to his craft and the money just seems to follow him. Music is all he cares about an truly isolates himself when composing completely disregarding the outside world and life events.
The most influential part about Weezy however is the fact that he recognizes he has a purpose to fulfill as witness during a short interview he gave during his very early stage of his professional career.