Tavares Lamont Taylor, known professionally as Lil Reese, is an American rapper and songwriter from Chicago, Illinois. Hailing from Chicago’s drill scene in the early 2010s, he is known for his collaborations with fellow rappers Chief Keef, Fredo Santana and Lil Durk.
Lil Reese Biography
Tavares Taylor, professionally known by his stage moniker Lil Rees, is an outstanding rapper from America. He is also famous by nicknames such as Grim Reaper and Reese Money. He emerged from the drill scene of Chicago and covered the music industry’s horizon.
He started to become popular after getting featured in collaborative performances with Fredo Santana and Chief Keef. He appeared in Chief Keef’s hit track ‘I Don’t Like’ in 2012. It reached number 73 on the Billboard Hot 100, number 20 on Hot Hip Hop songs Chart, and number 15 on Rap Songs Chart. Next year he launched his debut mixtape titled ‘Don’t Like’.
The amazing rapper has successfully rolled out six back to back hit mixtapes thus far in his professional singing career. Furthermore, he has released two extended plays or EPs including Supa Vultures.
Lil Reese Real Name
The name that the musician got at birth was Tavares Taylor. Later, he decided to adopt his stage name to become more successful in the rap industry.
Lil Reese at present
In the beginning, the rapper began to upload his rap songs to the YouTube channel which helped him build a good fan base. He signed a contract with Def Jam Recordings and worked with them on many projects. Some of the most popular tracks of Lil Reese include ‘Bang like Chop’, ‘Us’, ‘Beef’, and ‘Traffic’. He has worked with US rappers Drake and Rick Ross to make his track ‘Us’. The song was also included in Rick’s collaborative album ‘The Black Bar Mitzvah’. Collaboration with Rick Ross paved Lil Reese’s way to further collaborations with rappers Lil Baby, Rico Rechlezz, Fredo Santana, Twista, and Young Jeezy.
The rapper has gained so many major accomplishments throughout his professional rap career. He has launched 7 full-length studio albums since 2012. He launched two EPs Supa Vultures and Normal Backward in 2017 and 2018 respectively. He appeared in numerous guest appearances and added more charm to fellow rappers’ tracks. Today, he has become one of the most sought-after rap artists of the American rap industry.
The rapper was born on January 6, 1993, in Chicago, Illinois. Today, he is 26 years old.
Who are Lil Reese’s Father and Mother?
The national treasure was born on Jan 6, 1993 in Chicago, Illinois. He was named Tavares Taylor by his beloved parents. The rapper had to struggle a lot in his early life. He opened eyes to a family that suffered from financial troubles. Lil Reese has been very close to his parents during his childhood. However, later he was inspired by the local guys on the streets. He started to spend a lot of time outside, hanging out with friends. Mother of the amazing boy was always worried about his future. She never wanted Tavares to get involved in drug-related chores or other criminal activities. Names of his father and mother couldn’t be known. The rap icon hasn’t shared any further information about his family life and siblings. He prefers keeping private life secret from fans and media.
Lil Reese Rap Career
Just like many other rap artists, the teenage life of Lil Reese started with gang violence and criminal activities. He used to hang out with gang members on the streets of Chicago, Illinois. The rapper got influenced by the lifestyle of wicked people around him. After getting featured in Chief Keef’s hit single ‘I Don’t Like’, he decided to pursue a career in the American rap industry. He took his hands off the crime scene and started to focus on improving his musical skills. He came to the attention of the famous music producer named ‘No ID’ and signed a contract with Def Jam Recordings.
The rapper released many awesome mixtapes. In 2012, he launched his first mixtape titled ‘Don’t Like’. It received critical acclaim even from the critics. In 2013, he came up with another fantastic mixtape ‘Supa Savage’. It contained some of the most outstanding musical numbers. People appreciated Reese’s efforts and showed an urge for more tracks. In 2015, he rolled out another mixtape with title Supa Savage 2. Soon, he became a prominent figure among other American rappers.
In 2016, Lil Reese launched his all-time favorite mixtape captioned 300 Degrezz. It turned out to be a big achievement for the talented rapper. He kept on working hard to make his future releases more successful. In 2017, the Illinois-based rap artist released ‘The Better Days’ and received appreciation from all across the United States. in 2018 and 2019, he launched two fantabulous mixtapes with titles Get Back Gang and Gets Back Gang 2. The extended plays that the American rapper launched include Normal Backwrds and Supa Vultures. He has performed collaborative acts with many renowned rap artists too.
Who is Lil Reese Dating?
Lil Reese is slightly shy when it comes to talking about his personal life and dating status. He likes to keep his girlfriend hidden from the camera’s naked eye. That’s the reason he has not been spotted with girls in front of the media. However, he fathered a beautiful daughter from his relationship with an unknown woman. He named the little girl ‘Aburi Taylor’. He has plans to provide her daughter with the best of education and future. The rapper has not unveiled information about the mother of his child.
How much is the Net Worth of Lil Reese?
Lil Reese didn’t inherit any asset from his parents. He had a tough childhood, where he couldn’t buy his favorite clothing and other necessities of life. He has worked day and night to prove himself as one of the leading rap artists in American. The guy has been pretty successful in piling up a good amount of money. Today, he owns a total net worth of $1 Million. He has amazing future plans to launch jaw-dropping musical hits.
Chicago police say Lil Reese was among several men who were shot Saturday morning in the city’s River North neighborhood.
According to the Chicago Tribune, a preliminary investigation suggests the involved parties began shooting at each other shortly before 10 a.m. Responding officers say they found three men—ages 20, 27, and, 28—inside a parking garage with gun shot wounds. The 20-year-old is reportedly in stable condition after being shot twice in the knee, while the 27-year-old is said to be in critical condition after sustaining multiple shots to the body. READ MORE