The 25 Boldest Career Moves In Rock History

From Bob Dylan becoming born again to Panic! at the Disco dropping the exclamation mark, the decisions that have changed the music world

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Lil Wayne Makes a Rock Album

6. Lil Wayne Makes a Rock Album

Lil Wayne was the biggest rapper in the world in 2008 when he decided to make a rock record. Early buzz on the disc was horrendous and it got delayed over and over, finally seeing the light of day in February 2010. Critics tore Rebirth to shreds and Wayne took the message to heart, returning to rap on his next release. It was like Michael Jordan playing baseball – which was also a terrible idea.

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