Durk Derrick Banks, famous as Lik Druk, is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, and media. He is popular for his albums Remember My Name, Signed to the Streets 3 and mixtapes such as I’m a Hitta, Life Ain’t No Joke, They Forgot, and more. Further, he is known as the founder and member of recording label Only the Family.
Durk was born and brought up in Chicago, Illinois along with his family and relatives. He went to Paul Robeson High School but dropped out at the beginning only. He gained initial fame on his Youtube channel as a video content creator. At the age of 21, he decided to make a career in music and release two singles “Sneak Dissin'” and “I’ma Hitta” which gave him initial fame.
|Name||Durk Derrick Banks|
|Nick Name||Lil Durk|
|Birth Place||Chicago, Illinois, U.S|
|Date Of Birth||October 19, 1992|
|Age(as of 2021)||28 Years|
|Profession||Rapper and songwriter|
Lil Durk Age, Height, and Weight
Durk’s age is 28 years. He is 5′ 11″ tall and his weight is approximately 74 kg.
- Durk began his musical career at the age of 21 in 2011 and released two singles “Sneak Dissin'” and “I’ma Hitta” which received positive feedback from listeners. In the same year, he released his first debut mixtape “I’m a Hitta”. Subsequently, he released his second mixtape “I’m Still a Hitta” in 2012. Both mixtapes were commercially successful and gave him recognition as a rapper.
- With increasing popularity as a rapper, Durk released more mixtapes such as Life Ain’t No Joke (2012), Signed to the Streets 2 (2014), 300 Days, 300 Nights (2015), They Forgot (1060, and more. In 2013, he joined Only the Family and Def Jam Recordings labels on a joint venture deal.
- Durk released his debut album “Remember My Name” under Only the Family and Def Jam labels. The album was commercially successful and received 2nd in US R&B, 2nd in US Rap, and 14th position in US Billboard. Subsequently, he released popular albums like Lil Durk 2X (2016), Signed to the Streets 3 (2018), Love Songs 4 the Streets 2 (2019, and Just Cause Y’all Waited 2 (2020).
- Durk’s latest album “The Voice” under Alamo and Geffen labels recorded 1st position in US R&B and Rap charts. In addition to this, he has released a few compilation albums such as Only the Family Involved Vol.1, Family over Everything, Loyal Bros, and more.
- Besides this, Durk has garnered millions of followers on various social media sites including Instagram, Facebook, and Youtube. On Instagram, he has amassed more than 10m followers as of now. He also has a Youtube channel with more than 3m subscribers, where he uploads his own music videos and vlogs.
Awards and Achievements
In 2020, Durk received nominations in the Grammy Awards for his song “Laugh Now Cry Later” in Best Melodic Rap Performance and Best Rap Song categories. Recently, in 2021 he won a nomination in the NAACP Awards for the same song.
Parents and Siblings
Dontay Banks Sr is Durk’s father, who is serving two life sentences and there is no information about his mother. He has a brother named Dontay Banks Jr.
Girlfriend and Children
Durk is in a relationship with India Royale, a social media celebrity. He has six children as of now named Zayden, Angelo, Bella, Willow, Skyler and Du’mier.
- Lil Durk hails from Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
- He has over 10.1m followers on Instagram.
- He has gained over 3.41m subscribers on YouTube.
- Lil Durk has amassed 1.1m followers on TikTok.
Durk has worked with popular Canadian rapper Drake in various projects.
Durk’s net worth as of now, in 2021 is estimated to be more than $6m. Sources of his earnings are singing, recording, live concerts, brand promotions, and other business ventures.
What is the age of Lil Durk?
Age of Lil Durk is 28 years.
When is the Birthday of Lil Durk?
Lil Durk’s birthday is on October 19, 1992.
How tall is Lil Durk?
Lil Durk is 5′ 11″ tall.
Where is Lil Durk from?
Lil Durk is from Chicago, Illinois, U.S.