Jail term is delayed so he can have dental surgery

The start of Lil Wayne‘s one-year prison sentence has been postponed until March 2.

The rapper – real name Dwayne Carter Jrwas expected to begin the prison term for gun possession today (February 9), but sentencing will now happen next month, so he can have dental surgery.

Despite not going into the specifics of the surgery, Wayne‘s lawyer Stacey Richman did reveal that he would go under the knife on Friday (February 12), while spending the rest of the time recovering from the procedure.

Meanwhile, MTV have reported that Lil Wayne recently recorded nine music videos in the space of 48 hours, in anticipation of the start of his jail sentence.