Rolling Stone

FAST FACTS

- MARK BRABOY

UNSTOPPABL­E

Lil Durk was such a formidable streaming phenomenon in 2021 that he tied Taylor Swift for the most songs to appear on the Billboard Hot 100 that year, with a stunning 41 hits.

BUSINESS MOVES Since relaunchin­g OTF in recent years, Durk has been able to branch out and invest in a trucking company, real estate, restaurant­s, gaming, and even NFTs. “There was really no structure like that until me and Dilla came along,” says co-manager Ola Ali.

HEAR YE, HEAR YE

In July, a few days after Kanye West canceled an appearance at Rolling Loud Miami, Durk brought the older Chicago rapper out for a surprise appearance that made headlines.

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