David Andrew Burd, popularly known by his stage name Lil Dicky or LD, is an American rapper and comedian. He came into prominence following the release of the music video of his track ‘Ex-Boyfriend.’ The video garnered over a million views on YouTube within 24 hours of its release. Dicky was born into an upper-middle class Jewish family from Pennsylvania. He excelled in studies, graduating as a topper in his class from ‘Richmond Robins School of Business.’ Thereafter, he relocated to San Francisco, penned down rhymes, made storyboarding videos, and cut demos in the next couple of years. Following the success of ‘Ex-Boyfriend,’ there was no looking back for this hip-hop enthusiast. ‘Ex-Boyfriend’ found a place in his mixtape titled ‘So Hard,’ which released in 2013. He followed it up with the release of singles like ‘Lemme Freak,’ ‘White Crime,’ and ‘Classic Male Pregame,’ and then released his debut studio album ‘Professional Rapper.’ His 2015 single ‘Save Dat Money,’ which was part of ‘Professional Rapper,’ featured American rappers Fetty Wap and Rich Homie Quan. ‘Professional Rapper’ also featured many other artists like Snoop Dogg, Brendon Urie, and Hannibal Buress in 2015. The album debuted on the ‘US Billboard 200’ and also peaked at number seven, thus emerging among the popular releases of the year.