Lil Dicky is a famous American rapper and a comedian. He rose to fame after the release of the song called, “Ex-Boyfriend”. The song went viral with a million views on YouTube within 24 hours of the release. Finally, on July 31, 2015, he released his debut album.
The rapper turned 30 this March. He came into the industry in the year 2013 and has been involved in the business ever since like Chief Keef.
Lil Dicky: Early life, Career, and Nationality
Born as David Andrew Burd, Lil Dicky used this alias simply as his rapper name. He was born on March 15, 1988, in Cheltenham Township of Pennsylvania, the U.S in a Jewish upper-middle-class family. This makes his nationality an American. He did well in his school and even got good grades. After high school, Burd also attended the University of Richmond from where he graduated summa cum laude in the year 2010. Post Graduation, he began working in an advertisement agency Goodby, Silverstein & Partners. He was first appointed as an accountant but later moved into the creative department writing copy for ads.
He was interested in music since childhood but he mainly took the career path as a rapper because he wanted to get attention as a comedian with the hopes to write movies, TV shows and act in them. Later he began his career with his debut mixtape which took him two years to finish. However, in the year 2013, he began releasing one song a week for five months straight. On April of 2013, his release called, ‘ex-Boyfriend’ gave him the ultimate fame after the video went viral with millions of views on Youtube. Following the success of this song, he released another album named, “Hump Days”. He held his first concert in Philadelphia going live. He has then released albums like “Professional Rapper”, a music video called “Pillow talking”. Similarly, in the year he released an EP as his alter ego Brain.
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Lil Dicky: girlfriend, relationships, and personal life
Talking about the personal life of the rapper, it is not as exclusive as his career but isn’t a secret either. He has only chosen to speak about his relationship in his rap songs and music videos.
In the music video, he released with the title, “Molly” is dedicated to his real-life ex-girlfriend. The rapper says that the video is a real-life impersonation of his relationship and love for his past girlfriend. The video signifies that he had a relationship with the girlfriend that ended because of his love for rap music that grew over her. In the music video, he also expresses how he felt after seeing her marry another man.
However, we are not sure about the potential of a new Lil Dicky girlfriend. The rapper has revealed that he is so far very single but whether or not he is dating somebody is a complete question mark.
Lil Dicky: Net Worth
The rapper is a self-made artist and it won’t probably be wrong to say that, as he began making music all by himself initially. The rapper within his short career span has already garnered plenty. With music videos, live concerts and tours the rapper has a total net worth estimation of 46 million.
Lil Dicky is also very active on social media channels. He has about 1.4 million followers on Instagram and 459K followers on a Twitter account.