Dave Burd, known by his stage name Lil Dicky, is an American rapper and comedian. He came to prominence with the release of the music video for his song “Ex-Boyfriend,” which went viral on YouTube with more than one million views in 24 hours. In 2015, Lil Dicky released his debut album Professional Rapper, which featured collaborations with artists including Snoop Dogg, Fetty Wap, Rich Homie Quan, T-Pain and Brendon Urie. In 2018, Lil Dicky released his hit single “Freaky Friday,” which has over 575 million streams on YouTube and 1.5 billion global streams.
In April, Lil Dicky premiered his single and video “Earth,” which features over 30 artists including Justin Bieber, Sia, Ariana Grande, Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran and Kevin Hart. The video racked up 11 million views in its first 24 hours, resulting in over 500 thousand signatures on the Global Deal for Nature petition.
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