Lil Wayne Released From Jail

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"I was never scared, worried nor bothered by the situation," the rapper wrote on his website after serving eight months on New York's Rikers Island on gun charges.

Lil Wayne is no longer behind bars.

The rapper was released Thursday after spending eight months on New York's Rikers Island on gun possession charges.

"I was never scared, worried nor bothered by the situation," he wrote on his website, Weezythanxyou.com.

Lil Wayne (real name: Dwayne Carter Jr.) released his latest album, I Am Not a Human Being, while in jail. It went on to top the Billboard 200 chart.

The Grammy winner pleaded guilty to attempted weapon possession in October 2009 after he was arrested for having a loaded semiautomatic .40-caliber gun on his New York City tour bus.

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