Lil Reese bio: age, real name, net worth, is he dead? 

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A lot of people want to know more about Lil Reese since it became known that the rapper from Chicago was shot recently. This musician has worked a lot over the past years to release his creations to the public. His life story is quite interesting.

Lil Reese

This American rapper became known in the early 2010s. He is prominent for his multiple collaborations with famous industry members like Fredo Santana and Chief Keef.

Lil Reese profile summary

  • Real name: Tavares Taylor
  • Birthday: January 6, 1993
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 5 feet 8 inches (1 m 73 cm)
  • Nationality: American
  • Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Occupation: Rapper

His career

Lil Reese first rose to prominence when he became a featured artist on “I Don’t Like”, which was a hit by Chief Keef. This song gained a lot of international attention and peaked at number 73 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. He also released a few music videos to his songs “Us” and “Beef”. After this success, he got noticed by producer No I.D. and got signed with Def Jam.

His next big breakthrough was in the remix for the song “Us”, which featured Drake and Rick Ross. Later, this track was included in Rick Ross’ mixtape. He has collaborated with various music producers multiple times, one of them being Young Chop.

In 2013, after the success of his first mixtape “Don’t Like”, he released his second one titled “Supa Savage”, which featured plenty of famous guests like Chief Keef, Fredo Santana, Lil Durk, Waka Flocka Flame, and Wale. His third mixtape, which came out in 2015, was a continuation of the second one, titled “Supa Savage 2”.


Eventually, the musician would create one mixtape per year. From 2016 to 2019, he put out four works: “300 Degrezz”, “The Better Days”, “Get Back Gang” and “Get Back Gang 2”. Additionally, he also released two EPs: “Supa Vultures” featuring Lil Durk (2017) and “Normal Backwrds” (2018).

When it comes to the rapper’s criminal record, it is known that in 2013, he was arrested on charges of criminal trespass, mob action, and battery. He has also faced charges of driving without a license and without insurance, and pleaded guilty in 2010 to burglary charges. He has also been accused of assaulting a woman.

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 age

The rapper was born on January 6, 1993, in Chicago, Illinois. Today, he is 26 years old.

Lil Reese net worth

According to, the net worth of this talented musician is $1 million.

Lil Reese tattoos

The star has a few tattoos on his body, like many other rap performers. He has a number of them on his arms, neck, and chest. One of his most prominent tattoos is the “Grim Reaper” one, which is a reference to one of his nicknames given to him by DJ Akademiks.

Is Lil Reese dead?

On Monday, November 11, the musician was hospitalised while in critical condition. It turned out that he had been shot in the neck at an intersection in a Chicago suburb. Country Club Hills police responded at 2:30 p.m. Monday to reports of a gunshot victim in the nearby city of Markham, this man was identified as the famous rapper, Lil Reese.

Not much is known about his condition, as there are no further updates on it. Meanwhile, the local police are investigating the shooting and are hoping to find the suspect. So far, no one has been suspected or arrested, and the rapper is still in the hospital. Those who care about the musician’s condition are hoping that he will be alright.

What happened to the young rapper is very shocking. The whole rap industry is hoping that Lil Reese will recover from his wounds, stay safe in the future and release many more fantastic tracks.

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