Rap and hip-hop music have been degraded, by 50% of women and 30% of men over the past years. However, it has happened to be one of the most celebrated genres of music that has helped to combine several ancient and racial traditions around the globe. By the end of this article, you will be able to know Lil Dicky’s biography: age, height, net worth, girlfriend.
As a way of appreciating rap musicians who have made rap music enticing to the ear.
We cited a fast-rising star that is not just a rapper but an actor and comedian.
It’s no other person but David Andrew Burd, also known as Lil Dicky.
Having gone through Dicky’s bio: age, height, net worth, and girlfriend.
We thought that you should know a bit about this musician.
David Andrew Burd was born into an upper-middle-class Jewish family in Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania, United States.
Though from the Jewish ethnicity but an American rapper. LD as fondly called by his fans has always had an interest in music from a younger age.
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He would always listen to the songs of Nas and Jay-Z.
These happen to be legends to be reckoned with in the music industry, especially Jay-Z. He became a billionaire as a rapper in 2019.
Sadly, David was born with a twisted Urethra and Hypospadias, which means his urethra had no opening at the tip of his penis. It, however, was corrected after numerous operations.
In addition, the global star started rapping from the time he was in grade 5 after he submitted a class report on Alexander Pushkin using rap music to communicate his point to his teacher and the entire class.
He attended a public school named Cheltenham High School in their neighborhood called Wyncote in Cheltenham Township.
Lil Dicky described himself as being clownish during his school days as a student.
By that, he meant he was often disrupting the class by either jumping on the latest prank or cracking jokes to amuse everyone.
Although he could not attract the girls’ attention, he was a class topper and, he graduated with good grades.
After High School, LD went further to complete his studies at the University of Richmond, where he studied E. Claiborne Robins School of Business and graduated ‘Summa Cum Laude’ as a class topper in 2010.
After graduation, the young man relocated to San Francisco, California. Over there in San Francisco, He worked with an advertising agency called Goodby, Silverstein & Partners.
He first worked in the accounting department and later was moved to the creative department after the management had seen how incredible his monthly report was.
David contributed remarkably in his department as he wrote weekly content for Ads promotion.
While working at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, David wrote songs for two years. It took him this duration of time because of his day job.
According to him, his intention was to transit to the movie industry as a comedian, actor, or scriptwriter through the influence of rap music.
It turns out that the musician has fallen in love with rapping.
In May 2013, the first mixtape So Hard was broadcasted on air, and the whole album had a total of 17 tracks.
One of the tracks, Ex-boyfriend got uploaded on YouTube and gained over a million views within 24 hours.
This particular song brought him to the limelight.
Subsequently, He kept uploading one track per week until they summed up to 32 songs and 15 music videos.
Lil Dicky resigned from his job in 2013 and sought the assistance of ‘Kickstarter’ public cooperation that rendered financial contribution to creatives who wanted to embark on a project.
His aim of raising funds via Kickstarter was to release a debut album with videos too.
Unexpectedly, the funds he collected from Kickstarter was way above his expectation.
He had looked forward to receiving $70,000 but got $113,00.
On February, 10th 2014, He held his first Live concert at TLA, also known as the Theatre of Living Arts in Philadelphia.
Again on July, 31st 2015, a studio album labeled, Professional Rapper was released.
It features several artists such as T- pain, Snoop Dogg, Rich Homie, and a host of others.
The album went viral and was evaluated as the No. 7 on the ‘US Billboard 200’, and it also launched at No.1 Independent albums and a host of others.
How old is Lik Dicky?
Lil Dicky is 33 years old as of March 2021. He was born on March, 15th 1988.
What is the height of Lil Dicky?
David Andrew Burd is currently 5ft, 11 inches with a weight of 76kg.
What is the net worth of Lil Dicky?
Presently, the net worth of David Andrew Burd is around $8 million.
Who is Lil Dicky’s girlfriend?
It’s being talked about that Molly was Lil Dicky’s ex-girlfriend, as he depicted from the lyrics in one of His tracks.
But their relationship hit the rock because David was all about his music career and would not agree to join him in San Francisco.
Who are the parents of David?
The identity of David’s dad is not known But, the mother of David Andrew Burd is Jeanne Burd.
And she is 61 years of age; she has been living with her son.
What inspired the stage name, Lik Dicky?
Many have wondered why the musician has a stage name that is not related to his real name.
David shared with the media team that his stage name was incited, by the condition he was born with from birth.
A condition called Hypospadias, where the hole of the urethra that urine flows through comes from beneath the pen*s, other than the tip of the pen*s.
According to him, after undergoing several surgeries, the whole incident affected his life which brought about his stage name.
Has David featured in any movie?
Yes, He has. He has featured in a comedy series titled, Dave.
The plot of the comedy was crafted based on David’s life as a rapper.
The movie also featured other stars like Taylor Misiak and Christine Ko.
It was broadcasted on-air, on March 4, 2020, on the FXX channel.
Which musical tour has David been on?
There is quite a list of them. Which include:
Professional Rapper Tour, 2014
Looking for Love Tour, 2015
Looking for Love Tour, 2016, etc
Here is a little you should know about the rap singer and comedy actor.