Durk Derrick Banks is known as Lil Durk and is a rapper, singer, and songwriter. He is also the founder of his own record label, Only The Family. The rapper has also been nominated for two awards including a Grammy Award in 2020 for his feature on Drake’s Laugh Now Cry Later.
Lil Durk Net Worth is $3 Million
According to celebritynetworth, Lil Durk has an estimated net worth of approximately $3 Million for the year 2021.
Lil Durk’s Age
Born on 19th of October in the year 1992, he is currently 28 years old.
The Rapper’s new album
Lil Durk had an amazing year when he collaborated with Canadian star, Drake on the first single of Certified Lover Boy, Laugh Now Cry Later. However, Lil Durk has taken the rap world by storm with the release of his album titled The Voice. The project had 16 tracks and has features from the greats like 6LACK. YNW Melly, Young Thug, and the late King Von.
The release of the album was announced on Lil Durk’s Instagram page where he wrote, “The voice dropping midnight, Tell the trenches I’m back.” He also released Backdoor which is a tribute to King Von and the song featured on the new album as well.
Myspace star and run-ins with the police
Lil Durk was born on the 19th of October in the year 1992 in Chicago in Illinois. Lil Durk grew up with the responsibility of looking after his family as his father had been burnt alive when he was just seven months old. He first rose to fame through social media platforms like MySpace and YouTube. He took more interest in his rap career after he noticed he was being recognized and after he became a father at 17.
Lil Durk was a student at Paul Robeson High School and he dropped out in his senior year to become a member of Black Disciples. He had various run-ins with the Chicago police and in 2011 he was arrested for possession of a firearm with a defaced serial number and he, however, pled guilty. In 2013, he was arrested with a loaded 50 caliber handgun.
A life with Personal Loses
In 2014 on the 31st of May, Lil Durk lost his cousin, rapper McArthur “OTF Nunu” Swindle to murder. In the following year on the 27th of March, Lil Durk’s friend and manager, Uchenna “OYG Chino Dolla” Agina was shot dead. Five years went by and just as Lil Durk thought everything was going to be fine, on the 6th of November in 2020, Lil Durk’s closest childhood friend and the famous rapper, King Von was murdered in Atlanta.