Lil Dicky is an American rapper, comedian and environmentalist with a net worth of around $9 million. He came to prominence with the release of the music video "Ex-boyfriend" on April 25, 2013.
He released his debut album Professional Rapper on July 31, 2015.
Dicky started his career in 2011, when he was working on his mixtape “so hard” while still holding a side job. His title song “ex-boyfriend” from the mix-tape was released on April 25, 2013, which went viral garnering over 1 million views in 24 hours.
He released 32 songs and 15 music videos for months on end and then launched a kickstarter stating, "I've officially run out of money... In a nutshell, you are funding phase two of my rap career."
The month-long crowdfunding began on November 20, 2013, with the goal of reaching $70,000. By the end, the fundraiser had raised $113,000, exceeding its original goal.
Dicky held his first concert in Philadelphia on February 19, 2014, signing with CMSN, a company that has also signed Tyga.
He released his debut studio album, Professional Rapper, on July 31, 2015. The album went platinum-selling 1 million units in the US and peaking no.7 position in the Billboard top 200.
On March 15, 2018, he released a new single, “Freaky Friday” featuring Chris Brown alongside its music video. The song has crossed 500 million views as of 2019 and topped charts in New Zealand and the UK.
His most ambitious project, yet, is “Earth”, a single featuring a multitude of artists as animated characters. The individuals featured in the video are Snoop Dogg, Justin Bieber, Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Kevin Hart, Charlie Puth, Wiz Khalifa, Katy Perry and Leonardo Dicaprio.
The song raises awareness regarding our planet and encouraging better environmental practices.
Lil Dicky has his own YouTube channel with over 6 million subscribers as of 2019. The channel earns $8.1 thousand to $128.8 thousand per month depending on views and likes received.
His net worth of $8 million include all the luxuries he owns. He recently purchased a $2.5 million house in Venice, Los Angeles. The house spans a small area of 0.7 acres and consists of 3 bedrooms and 3 baths.
The house is covered by thick layers of trees and bushes.
We don’t know the exact cars he drives but considering his net worth, he probably has a few expensive cars laying around.
Lil Dicky supports Leonardo DiCaprio foundation. His song “Earth” was also released for philanthropic purposes and some of the proceedings from that song go to charities all over the world that help tackle climate change.
He was endorsed by Trojan condoms but was dropped because Dicky was accused of impregnating a minor in 2017.
The exact details of Lil Dicky’s tax and insurance are not public knowledge but he must have his state and county’s tax and insurance laws met.
Dicky was born David Andrew Burd on March 15, 1988, in Elkins Park, Philadelphia. He was raised in an upper-middle-class family by Jewish parents.
He attended Cheltenham High School about which he says:
"I was a pussy. I was really awkward looking. I wasn’t getting any girls at all, but I was very class-clownish and I got good grades.”
He graduated from University of Richmond and started working at the advertising agency Goodbye Silverstein & Partners.
There is no information regarding Dicky’s dating life. He is unmarried and appears to be single at present.
However, he is said to have been in a relationship in the past. In fact, his album Molly is in dedication to his former girlfriend.
In the song, he mentioned his love for music and how he left his girlfriend for his musical career.
Lil Dicky is 31 years old. He has a height of 180 cm or 5 feet 11 inches.