Durk Derrick Banks, better known by his stage name Lil Durk, is an American rapper and vocalist from Chicago, Illinois. He was born on October 19, 1992. Only the Family is his collective and record label, and he is the founder and primary member (OTF).
Durk gained a cult following and a record deal with Def Jam Recordings with the release of his Signed to the Streets mixtape series (2013–2014). Durk’s fifth studio album, Just Cause Y’all Waited 2, debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 in April 2020 well with the track “Viral Moment” (2020).
He attended Paul Robeson High School but dropped out to join a street rappers gang in Chicago called “Black Disciples”. He was a passionate lover of music since his childhood, but due to his very humble background, he never got a chance to take music lessons.
Lil Durk Bio
|Real Name||Durk Derrick Banks|
|Nick Name||Lil Durk|
|Date of Birth||19th October 1992|
|Age (in years)||30 Years Old (2022)|
|Birth Place||Englewood, Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, and Rapper|
|Home Town||Englewood, Chicago, Illinois|
|Family||Father : Dontay Banks|
Mother : Not Available
|Siblings||Brother : D Thang|
|Height||5’11” (feet & inches)|
180 cm (in centimeters)
1.80 m (in meters)
|Weight||75 kg (in kilograms)|
165 lbs (in pounds)
Education Details & Debut
|Schooling||Paul Robeson High School,New York|
|College||High School Dropped Out|
Social Media Info
If you Like Lil Durk and you want to know more about him, You can follow him on platforms such as Instagram, and Twitter.
Lil Durk Instagram : @lildurk
His Twitter : @lildurk
Some Lesser Known Facts about Lil Durk
- He was named “Rapper of the Year” by Underground Interviews in 2016.
- In 2011, Durk was arrested on a weapon charge and sentenced to three months in jail. He was arrested multiple times and was on and off the jail.
- His two children Angelo and Bellara were born to his wife Nicole Covone, however, the third child Zayden was born to another woman. he hasn’t disclosed a lot of information about her yet.
- He follows fashion and is always noticed with sophisticated accessories like watches, glasses, and jewelry. He is also a fan of dirt bikes.
- In 2021, he released the song titled The Voice of the Heroes, which debuted atop the Billboard 200.