If we take a glance at the music industry of Hollywood, we will see that it has flourished and changed a lot in the last few decades. The industry has produced some of the finest collections of artists, lyricists, composers, and music directors. Some might be involved in pop and hip-hop music; some might prefer rap style or slow music.
Hence, viewers get a lot of variety in choosing their favorite genre out of all the categories of music the artist makes. The industry has many artists working under it that have helped the industry to grow. Every year millions of music albums and posters get sold by the industry which contributes a lot to their profit.
Today the music videos and songs get released on popular platforms like YouTube and Spotify that is helping the artist in reaching out to more viewers. A popular name from this industry is “Lil Durk”.
Lil Durk Net Worth
Lil Durk is an American rapper who is also the founder of the record label named, Only the Family OTF. Durk got the major break into this industry when he released a mixtape “Signed to the Streets” in the year 2013. Talking about his net worth, as of 2021, it is estimated to be $3 million.
Durk D. Banks, also known by his stage name Lil Durk was born in Chicago, Illinois on 19th October 1992. His father was in prison when the artist was just seven months old. Durk got his first break for his songs through social media. Durk went to Paul Roberson High School. At the age of 17, he became a father after which he left his school. Later he joined a street gang in Chicago called Black Disciples.
Durk released his first-ever mixtape in the year 2011. Around that time, he was sent to prison on weapon charges. After getting out of jail, he started focusing on his career in music as a rapper. He released his second mixtape in 2012 and called it “I’m Still a Hitta”. His yet another track “Sneak Dissin” gained a lot of attention, due to which he started giving a guest performance on other artists’ tracks.
He subsequently released more mixtapes and albums and by the end of 2013, he has gained enough fan following. He has received major achievements and his albums reached #2 on the US rap and #14 on Billboard. He released his second studio album in 2016 which reached #4 on the US rap chart and #29 on Billboard 200 chart.
Durk has collaborated with artists like Travis Scott, Boosie Badazz, French Montana, etc. He hit the Billboard Hot 100 for the first time in April 2020 with his single, “Viral Moment”. Lil Durk also appeared as Kanye West on Kanye West’s tenth studio album “Donda”.
Durk practices Islam. His father has served two life sentences. Durk has six children from different mothers. It was reported that in 2021, Durk got engaged to Instagram model India Royale.
Durk has seen some of the worst phases in his life. But throughout his journey, he never gave up and worked upon his career. This has helped him make his name among the top rappers in the industry.