Originally Posted by redmosquito1
According to Wikipedia bling bling was used in the 60s by comedians mocking some commercial, was first used in rap in the early 90s by a rapper then by tupac in 96. However lil wayne popularized it with his 99 song.
So, he didn't create it but did make it popular.
Wikipedia is written by its users therefore it is an unreliable source.
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