American rapper, singer and songwriter
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|Full Name:||Lil Durk|
|Birth Date:||October 19, 1992|
|Profession:||American rapper, singer and songwriter|
|Height:||5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
|Birth Place||Chicago, Illinois|
|Education||Paul Robeson High School|
|Siblings||D Thang and two sisters|
|Kids||Angelo, Bella, Zayden, Du’ mier, Skylar and Willow|
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Durk Derrick Banks aka Lil Durk (born on 19th October 1992 Chicago, Illinois, United States) is an American rapper, singer and songwriter. He is the lead member and founder of his own collective and record label, Only the Family.
Lil Durk: Bio, Age, Education
Durk Derrick Banks aka Lil Durk was born on 19th October 1992 Chicago, Illinois, the United States to his father Dontay Banks. As a sibling, he has a brother named D Thang and two sisters. As of 2019, he is 27 years old and belongs to the birth sign Libra.
By nationality, she is an American and his ethnicity is Black. Talking about his education, he attended Paul Robeson High School but dropped out before completing his diploma.
Lil Durk: Professional Career
- Firstly, he started his rapping career in 2011 with the release of his two singles, “Sneak Dissin” and “I’ma Hitta”.
- On 19th October 2012, Durk released his next mixtape titled Life Ain’t No Joke which downloaded at a massive rate on DatPiff on 22nd September 2015.
- In December 2012, he released another track named L’s Anthem which was the remix version featuring French Montana.
- Next year in 2013, he signed with Only the Family and Def Jam Recordings and released his fourth song Signed to the Streets on 14th October 2013 featuring Lil Reese.
- He released eight music videos, Bars Pt. 2, Oh My God, 100 Rounds, Dis Ain’t What U Want, Bang Bros, Traumatized, Hittaz and Times to promote the mixtape.
- Rolling Stone announced that Signed to the Streets was the 8th best mixtape of 2013.
- Furthermore, he received the title part of the 2014 XXL Freshman Class. On 7th July 2014, he released his 5th mixtape, the sequel to Signed to the Streets.
- On 25th March 2015, his album’s “Remember My Name”, first single called Like Me was released.
- The album “Remember My Name” released on 2nd June 2015 and the album peaked at No.14 on the Billboard 200.
- After that, he released his 6th track 300 Days, 300 Nights on 15th December 2015. A single named My Beyonce released on 5th June 2017 was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America.
- Moreover, he released his 2nd album Lil Durk 2X on 22nd July 2016.
- Later in November 2017, he released his 7th mixtape They Forgot featuring Lil Reese, Meek Mill, Mozzy, OTF Ikey, 21 Savage, Hypno Carlito, Dej Loaf, YFN Lucci, and BJ the Chicago Kid.
- During 2017, Durk released various mixtapes: Love Songs for the Streets in February, Supa Vultures, a collaborative mixtape with Lil Reese in August, Signed to the Streets 2.5 in October and Bloodas, a collaborative mixtape with Tee Grizzley in December.
- In addition, he released his 12th mixtape titled Just Cause Ya’ll Waited which peaked on Billboard chart at No. 57 on the Billboard 200, 28 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and 22 on the Rap Albums chart respectively.
- On 27th June 2018, he announced that he signed to Alamo Records & Interscope Records. He is about to drop his third album Signed to the Streets 3 on 9th November 2018.
Lil Durk: Personal Life; Relationship & Affairs
Regarding his love life, Lil Durk has 6 children. The oldest two named Angelo and Bella were welcomed by him and his ex-girlfriend Nicole Covone. His next three children are Zayden, Du’ mier, and Skylar.
In 2018, he married to India Royale with whom he has his 6th child named Willow. Previously, it was rumored that he was in a relationship with Dej Loaf a singer.
Lil Durk: Awards and Achievements
- Best Rapper of 2016 (Nominated)
Lil Durk: Rumors and Controversy
- Arrested on a weapon charge in 2011
- On 5th June 2013, arrested for unlawful use of a loaded .40 caliber handgun
- He was cleared of disregarding the problem when he was arrested on felony gun charges; the judge dropped the charges.
Lil Durk: Net Worth & Earnings
According to the sources, Lil Durk has an estimated net worth of $3 million as of 2019. Similarly, he owns a customized all chrome Ferrari, a red Bentley, and a Porsche. Likewise, he lives in a luxury mansion in Los Angeles.
Lil Durk: Physical Appearance & Social Media
The American rapper, Durk stands at the height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs 72 kg. Most of the part of his body is covered by tattoos. In fact, Lil Durk holds 5.5 million followers on Instagram, 3.37 million followers on Twitter and 1 million followers on Facebook.