In the summer of 2004, Wayne's album Tha Carter was released, marking what critics considered advancement in his rapping style and lyrical themes.  In addition, the album's cover art featured the debut of Wayne's now-signature dreadlocks .  Tha Carter gained Wayne significant recognition, selling 878,000 copies in the United States, while the single " Go DJ " became a Top 5 Hit on the R&B/Hip-Hop chart.  After the release of Tha Carter , Lil Wayne was featured in Destiny's Child 's single " Soldier " with . , which peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs charts.