Quick Facts of Durk Derrick Banks
- Full NameDurk Derrick Banks
- Net Worth$3 million
- Date of Birth19 October, 1992
- Marital Status In a Relationship
- BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States
- Ethnicity Mixed
- Nationality American
- Active Year2011-present
- Eye colour Black
- Hair colour Black
- SpouseNicole Covone
- Height5 feet 11 inch
- Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
They say there’s a rainbow after every storm. Well, not everyone believes the proverb, but the same proverb fits perfectly with American rapper Lil Durk. Lil got arrested on a weapon charge and sentenced to three months in jail back in 2011. Durk Derrick Banks aka Lil Durk is an American rapper, singer and songwriter.
Durk is a lead member and founder of his own record label, Only the Family. Let’s dig into the article to know more about Lil.
Bio of Lil Durk
Lil Durk was born as Durk Derrick Banks on October 19, 1982, in Chicago, Illinois, the United States of America. Durk holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. At a very young age, Lil Durk had to shoulder a lot of responsibility because his father was imprisoned at the age of 7.
Durk attended a Southside high-school by the name of Paul Robeson High School after dropping out his senior year to be a part of the gang war in Chicago. Lil began his singing career in 2011. Despite his intentions to sign the labels with Chief Keef and French Montana, he found raping to be a full-time profession after the release of his two songs, Sneak Dissin and I’m a Hitta. Nf(Rapper), Fat Joe, China Mac, and Playboi Carti are some other popular American rapper.
Net Worth in Millions
Lil Durk has earned most of his fortune from album sales and collaborations with other artists. All of his albums have received generally positive feedback and comments. So, as of 2019, he has a net worth of $3 million. Since the star is still active in the field, so his net worth is bound to increase in the coming days.
Check out Durk’s music video Bora Bora
Besides, the success of his career has helped him to become a brand ambassador of several big brands. Similarly, he earns $54,118 as an average salary and $10458 from his endorsements deals.
In addition, the budding artist does not have a bike but a soft cushion for cars. He’s got a customized Jaguar, a blue Bentley, and a Porsche. Moreover, the customization has also helped him gain a unique personality as a rapper. With such earnings and fortune, he is living a rich and lavish life.
Girlfriend- India Royale
Well, celebrities are sure to be asked about personal life after being in constant limelight. Lil Durk is no new to such questions and speculations. He is in a relationship with girlfriend India Royale who is a social media personality. The couple has shared several pictures together on their social media, via Instagram. The love birds often appear together in several occasions and seminars. Besides, India is very close to Durk and his family.
Previously, Durk was married to the artist Nicole Covone. The couple shares three children including two sons Zayden Durk, Angelo Durk, and Bella Durk. In addition, Durk took his career more seriously after becoming a father at 17 and leaving high school.
Moreover, Nicole and Lil began dating since 2008. However, the couple split up in 2013. Despite the couple had a great beginning, the two failed to take their relationship for a long time.
After being apart from Covone, he started dating Dej Loaf in 2014. However, the couple ended their relationship in 2016. Besides, there are no rumors related to India and Durk’s separation and extra affairs.
Bits of Gossips & Controversies
Unlike any other celebrities, Lil Durk hasn’t been dragged in any kids of relationship scandals. However, this is not the case in recent days as he entered hot water after being accused of a weapon charger and sentenced for three months jail. In the same way, he was arrested after allegedly throwing a loaded 40 caliber handgun in his car when he was approached by police on Chicago’s South Green Street.
Moreover, he was convicted by a criminal of illegal use of a gun. He was held on $100,000 bail, and his attorney will say to have nine witness affidavits supporting the innocence of Durk.