Durk Derrick Banks is professionally known as Lil Durk, and he is an American Rapper and Singer. He is from Chicago, Illinois, and came under the limelight with the release of his mixtape series, ‘ Signed to the Streets’. This invited him to sign a recording contract with Def Jam Recordings, and this company released his debut studio album, ‘Remember My Name’ in the year 2015, followed by ‘Lil Durk 2X’ in the year 2016.
In the year 2020, Lik Durk made his first appearance on the ‘Billboard Hot 100’ as a lead artist with his ‘Viral Moment’ single. He continued to get commercial success throughout the year with his three singles, ‘ 3 Headed Goat’, ‘Backdoor’ and ‘The Voice’/ His album ‘The Voice’ was also released in 2020.
He released his eighth album recently in 2023, ‘Almost Healed’ Which comprises his most successful single to date, ‘All My Life’. It peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100. Lil Durk founded the collective and record label ‘Only the Family’ in Chicago in the year 2010, and he also serves as its lead member. The group has already released six albums, which included the Slain rapper, ‘King Von’.
Early life and parents:
Lil Durk was born on 19th October 1992 in the Englewood Neighbourhood of the South of Chicago, Illinois. He grew up in a simple family with a great deal of responsibility, as his father was incarcerated when he was just seven months old. When he grew up, he started to establish his presence on the social media channels like YouTube and Myspace. Soon, he grew fond of the idea of becoming a rapper as his fan base expanded. He took his career very seriously when he became a father at the age of 19 and dropped out of School to join Black Disciples, a street gang in Chicago.
Durk was born on 19th October 1992 and belongs to the Muslim religion, throughout his childhood, his father, Dontay Banks Sr, has been serving a prison sentence. His father was released from the Federal prison only on 19th July 2017. He has an older brother, Dontay Banks Jr. Information about his mother is not known. Since the year 2020, Durk has been engaged to his longtime girlfriend, India Royale. He now has six children.
Lil Durk Wiki
|Durk Derrick Banks
|Dontay Banks Sr.
|Songwriter, singer, and rapper
|Got divorced from Nicole Covone in 2012. Currently dating India Royale.
|Black and Blonde
|Date of Birth
|19th October 1992.
|Place of Birth
|High school dropout
|Singer, rapper and songwriter
|Source of Income
|Stage performances, live shows, and from Youtube.
|$ 8 million
Lil Durk Kids and Family
A renowned American Rapper and singer is now 31 years old as of 2023. He is one of the most popular rappers in Chicago and is an inspiration for many youth and children. He is 5 feet and 7 inches tall and weighs roughly around 72 kg.
Lil Durk married Nicole Covone in the year 2008 and their marriage lasted for five years before ending in divorce in the year 2013. The couple had three children: Angelo Banks, Bella Banks, and Zayden Banks. He also has two more children with his ex-partners, Du’mier and Skyler Banks. Since the year 2017, he has been dating India Royale, a renowned American fashion blogger. He also got engaged to her, and the couple has a child, Willow Banks.
Lil Durk’s net worth:
Lil Durk earns and makes money in many different ways. But his main source of income is through stage performances, live concerts, and royalties. He also earns by endorsing brands, selling items, and through YouTube marketing. Being a renowned American performer and rapper, he is estimated to earn around $540,000 to $612,000 a year. His net worth is $6.39 million.
On the basis of the number of views on his Videos, Lil Durk makes around $23,799 to $26,400 every month through his YouTube Account. Along with this, his monthly payment ranges from $45,000 to $51,000.