LIL DURK is a rapper, singer, and songwriter.
Born and raised in Chicago, he recently paid tribute to the late King Von.
Who is rapper Lil Durk and what’s his real name?
Lil Durk, born Durk Derrick Banks, is an American rapper.
He is the founder of famous Chicago rap collection Only The Family.
After starting out creating rap tracks on social media, Durk gained fame on the rap scene with his mixtape Life Ain’t No Joke.
He was then signed to Def Jam Recordings and released Signed to the Streets, which was put in the top 10 of mixtape releases in 2013 by Rolling Stone.
While carving out his space in the industry, Durk collaborated with artists like A Boogie wit da Hoodie, Future, Kevin Gates, and Ty Dolla Sign.
Lil Durk backstage at Watsco Center on September 27, 2019 in Coral Gables, Florida[/caption]
His big break came in 2020, after being featured on Drake’s single, Laugh Now Cry Later.
Lil Durk, who is 28, is the father of six children.
What’s Lil Durk’s height?
It is believed the musician is about 5-foot-11-inches tall.
What’s Lil Durk’s net worth?
Lil Durk has a net worth of about $3million.
What are Lil Durk’s biggest songs?
The rapper is known for many songs, but he paid tribute to King Von with the music video for his new one, Backdoor.
Lil Durk backstage at PlayStation Theater on September 19, 2019 in New York City[/caption]
King Von, 26, died after getting shot during a gunfight that broke out near an Atlanta nightclub on November 6.
The rapper announced the video with the caption: “Midnight. I love y’all like family #doit4von.”
The 28-year-old started up the hashtag after Von King’s death, writing: “MY TWIN GONE. I LOVE YOU BABY BRO – D ROY!!!!!”
In the clip, the Chicago rapper wore King Von’s favorite chain necklace.
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The lyrics shed light on Lil Durk’s struggles growing up in the streets and issues with the legal system.
King Von died after a fight between two groups of men outside the Monaco Hookah Lounge in downtown Atlanta escalated to shots being fired, TMZ reported.
Other memorable Lil Durk songs include Like Me, She Just Wanna and My Beyonce.