Tameka Kute is the ex-girlfriend and baby mama of Lil Durk, the famous American rapper and singer. Tameka Kute and Lil Durk were friends long before they started dating and eventually had their daughter Skylar. The relationship crashed shortly after the birth of their daughter.
Tameka’s relationship with Lil Durk thrust her into the limelight and had his fans wanting to know more about her life and why the two are longer a couple even though they share a child. Regrettably, for various reasons, Tameka Kute has made a good effort to stay away from the limelight since the breakup. Let’s learn more about Tameka Kute, Lil Durk’s baby mama.
Tameka Kute was Born in the United States of America
Tameka Kute was born in the United States; however, her date of birth is unavailable as she has not disclosed it to any source. Likewise, she has not revealed any information about her parents, such as their names, occupation, or religious backgrounds. Tameka holds an American nationality and comes from an African-American ethnic background.
On the aspect of her educational background, Tameka, according to information from various sources, is a graduate, which means she has finished her elementary, high school, and university education. However, the schools she attended have yet to be discovered.
Tameka and Lil Durk Had a Brief Relationship
The foundation of Tameka and Lil Durk’s relationship is still shrouded in mystery, so there are no details on when/how they met. Some sources say they were friends for a long time before they started dating. However, like most of the rapper’s other relationships, their relationship did not last long.
The timing of their relationship was around the start of Lil Durk’s career, which is one of the primary reasons why there are hardly any details about them together. Moreso, it means there are hardly images of them together as a couple. His future relationships received a lot more attention.
Tameka Kute’s Ex is a Famous Rapper
Tameka Kute’s ex-boyfriend Lil Durk is a prominent American rapper, singer, and songwriter famous for his mix tape series Signed to the Streets. He was born on October 19, 1992, in Chicago, Illinois, the United States of America.
Working with the Glo Gang label at the beginning of his career allowed Lil Durk to gain the support of Chief Keef, another Chicago-based rapper. But he was never signed by the label. As a result, Lil Durk started to build his reputation in the music industry and released his debut mixtape via his record company, Only The Family (O.T.P).
In 2011, the rapper decided to take his music career to another level when he signed with the well-known record company Def Jam. Some of his notable and biggest songs include The Voice, 3-Headed Goat, Laugh Now Cry Later feat Drake, and Havin My Way feat Lil Skies. His first two tracks as he started his career were a success; Lil Durk then went further to carve out a niche for himself by releasing a mixtape titled “Life Ain’t No Joke”.
On the mixtape distribution website DatPiff, Lil Durk’s Life Aint No Joke mixtape was downloaded 216,000 times. He has since gone on to have a successful career as a rapper, releasing more hit albums and mixtapes.
Tameka and Lil Durk Share a Daughter Named Skyler Banks
While their relationship lasted, Tameka Kute and Lil Durk gave birth to a daughter who they named Skyler Banks. She was born on August 29, 2014. Even though many websites record her birth year as 2014, there have still been disagreements about whether she was born on August 29. Skyler Banks is the first child of her mother, Tameka Kute, but the fifth child of her father, Lil Durk, who has had other children from other women.
Besides her name and year of birth, not much is known about Skyler Banks as her parents have kept her personal life private as they want their child to have a normal childhood away from the media. This notwithstanding, she is often seen alongside her siblings on her father’s social media platforms.
Why Did Tameka and Lil Durk Break Up?
The former lovers have never discussed what led to their split, but the information gathered indicates that Lil Durk’s promiscuous lifestyle put a lot of strain on the relationship. Lil Durk frequently Made news headlines for hooking up with different women even though he was dating Tameka then. The situation did not improve when she got pregnant with their daughter.
Lil Durk’s philandering ways kept the couple constantly at odds. The situation persisted throughout her pregnancy and came to a head shortly after the birth of their daughter. Tameka decided to end the relationship as she was tired of being disrespected. Their separation, however, did not affect Skyler’s relationship with either of her parents, even though she primarily lives with her mother.
What Does Lil Durk’s Baby Mama, Tameka Kute, Do For a Living?
Being that she caught media attention due to her relationship with Lil Durk, not much attention has been paid to what Tameka Kute does for a living outside of being the mother to Lil Durk’s daughter. Moreso, the fact that she chose to stay out of the limelight did not help matters.
Kute is also not active on any social media platform using any of her known names. Speculations are that she chose to use an entirely different name to avoid Lil Durk’s fans pestering her.
Tameka Kute’s Net Worth is About $20,000
Although the detail of Tameka Kute’s professional life remains to be discovered by the media and public, according to various sources, Tameka Kute has a net worth estimated to be about $20,000.
Since she has no known source of income, it is assumed that she receives a generous monthly allowance from Lil Durk that accounts for her net worth. Lil Durk is financially stable as a singer and has gathered a net worth of $4 million.