Lil Durk Net Worth 2022

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Durk Derrick Banks, known professionally as Lil Durk, is an American rapper and singer. He is the lead member and founder of the collective and record label Only the Family. Durk garnered a cult following with the release of his Signed to the Streets mixtape series, leading to a record deal with Def Jam Recordings.

Lil Durk Net Worth 2022
Lil Durk Net Worth 2022

Lil Durk Biography

Real Name Durk Banks
Nickname Lil Durk
Age 29 years old
Date Of Birth October 19, 1992
Birth Place Chicago, Illinois,
United States
Nationality American
Hometown Chicago, Illinois
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 72 kg (159 lbs)
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Girlfriend India Royale
Father Dontay Banks
Brother D Thang
Education Qualification Dropped Out
Debut Album Remember My Name (2015)

Lil Durk Net Worth 2022

Name Lil Durk
Net Worth 2022 $4 Million
Age 29
Annual Income $500,000
Profession Rapper, Singer,
Songwriter
Gender Male
Zodiac Sign Libra

Early Life

Durk Derrick Banks was born on the 19th of October 19, 1992, in Chicago. Banks is the son of Dontay Banks and a nurse in Chicago. The name of his mother is not known. He had to shoulder responsibility at a very young age as his father was jailed when he was just 7 years old. In an interview with a magazine, Lil Durk recalled that there was not even enough food in their home when he was young. The violent neighborhood in which he was brought up had a deep impact on Lil Durk.

Personal Life

According to reports, Lil Durk is a father of six children, each from a different mother, as he first became a father of a son at the age of 17. The rapper hasn’t disclosed much information about his relationships. His kids are including, Bella Banks, Angelo, Zayden, Du’mier, Skylar, and Willow. At the end of 2017, Durk started dating social media star, India Royale. After dating for almost 3 years, the two got engaged in 2021.

Highlights

Here are some of the best highlights of Lil Durk’s career:

  • Bloodas (Album, 2017)
  • No Label (Song, 2019)

Career

In 2011, Lil Durk took his passion more seriously and started collaborating with French Montana and Chief Keef’s promoted label called Glo Gang. However he was never signed into the record and due to that, Durk decided to create his own name and fame in the music industry.

At the beginning of his career, he dropped two singles Sneak Dissin and I’ma Hitta, and then came up with the release of a mixtape entitled Life Ain’t No Joke. The project became successful on social media platforms and was downloaded more than 216,000 times on DatPiff.

Lil Durk teamed up with a group of childhood friends to form his own rap collective called Only The Family. Growing up music had always been Durk’s outlet of choice, he tried to escape the daily worries of his life by listening to the likes of Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, and Rick Ross. At the age of 17 he started making music for himself and released his first mixtape  I’ma Hitta. Shortly after the release of the mixtape, he was arrested for a DUI and a Fire possession and after a few months in jail he was released.

After that, Durk got to work and dropped the new mixtape I’m Still a Hitta in 2012. The mixtape went viral and his single Sneak Dissin quickly gained the attention of other artists. He then got a chance to guest perform on other rappers’ singles including Fredo Santana, King Louie, Chief Keef, and Lil Reese.

Durk’s 2013 mixtape called Signed to the Streets, became even more successful and was included in the magazine Rolling Stone’s 8th Best Mixtape of the Year. The mixtape features guest appearances from artists like Jim Jonez, Trae da Truth, Chinx Drugz, and more.

But that same year Durk got arrested again, this time he was charged with unlawful use of a weapon by a felon and he was held on a $100,000 bond. Thanks to his lawyer, he got to work and he found a witness that testified to the gun not being Durk’s. After spending a little over a month Durk was released from the prison and he right back to work.

In the very next year, Durk made the XXL Freshmen Class list and in 2015 he released his debut studio album Remember My Name. The album peaked at number 2 spot on the US Rap and US R&B/Hip-Hop charts as well as 14 on the Billboard 200 chart. Around the same time as the album’s release, he signed a deal with the popular label Def Jam Records.

In 2016, Lil Durk dropped his second studio album called Lil Durk 2x, which peaked at the number 4 spot on the US Rap chart and number 5 on the US R&B/Hip-Hop chart. The album also included the breakthrough track My Beyonce (ft Dej Loaf) which made its place number 21 on the US Rap chart. He then grabbed the attention of several rappers and collaborated with French Montana, Travi$ Scott, will.i.am, Young Thug, Boosie Badazz, RiFF RaFF, and Meek Mill, among others. That time he also received the Best Rapper of 2016 nomination.

In 2018 Durk would leave Def Jam Records and quickly get picked up by Interscope Records and drop his third studio album Signed to the Streets 3. In April 2020, Durk Billboard Hot 100 by making his first appearance with the release of his hit track “Viral Moment” off his fifth studio album, Just Cause Y’all Waited 2. The album climbed even higher to the number 2 spot.

The rapper gained further recognition in the industry with the release of singles like 3 Headed Goat ft Lil Baby and Polo G, Backdoor, and The Voice. Lil Durk collaborated with fellow rapper Lil Baby to release the 2021 joint studio album The Voice of the Heroes, which became a commercial success as well as becoming his first release to debut at the top of the Billboard 200 charts.

On the 29th of August 2021, Lil Durk also made his guest appearance on legendary Kanye West’s 10th studio album entitled Donda on the track Jonah.

The rapper released his most recent song Ahhh Ha in February 2022 and the single amassed more than 40 million views within a month of its release. After that, he dropped his seventh studio album, 7220, which consists of 17 tracks, including guest arrivals from rappers Future, Gunna, Morgan Wallen, and Summer Walker.

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