Dayvon Daquan Bennett, better known as King Von, was an American rapper. He was signed to Lil Durk’s record label Only the Family and Empire Distribution.
Let’s see the biography of Bennett, his family, his career, his relationship and much more.
King Von hailed from Chicago, America. He had an Afro-American ethnicity and was just 26 years old when he died.
|Name||Dayvon Daquan Bennett|
|Professional Name||King Von|
|Birth date||August 9, 1994|
|Birth place||Chicago, Illinois, US|
|Death date||November 6, 2020|
|Age||26 years (2020)|
|Parents||Father- Not known|
Mother- Not known
|Siblings||Three siblings, Six Half siblings|
King Von had a good physique and a well-maintained body. He was adored for his unique and cool looks and his fans loved his rapping style.
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
FAMILY AND EARLY LIFE
Bennett was born on August 9, 1994, in Chicago, Illinois. He had six half siblings from his father and three siblings from his mother, Taesha, who he was raised by. His father, Walter E. Bennett, known as Ada Park Silk, was in and out of his life due to his incarcerations. He was shot and killed when Von was 11. Von would pay tribute to his father in multiple songs, notably in the song “Exposing Me”. At age 16, Von went to jail for the first time. This would only be the start of a long course of legal troubles for him. In 2014, he was accused of a shooting that killed one and wounded another. Von was eventually acquitted after a trial by jury. Bennett had a son and a daughter from an ex-girlfriend, but he always kept the identity of the mother a secret.
Bennett dated Asian Doll but the couple broke up. Before his death, Bennett was supposedly single.
CAREER AND NET WORTH
After fellow rapper Lil Durk signed King Von to his Only the Family label, Von released his single “Crazy Story” on December 6, 2018, and it became his breakout single. On Valentine’s Day 2019, Von’s girlfriend, rapper Asian Doll, released a music video for her track about the artist, “Grandson,” in which Von appeared. In May 2019, “Crazy Story 2.0” featuring Lil Durk was released, and a subsequent music video was later released on May 20, 2021 and peaked at number four on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 chart. On September 13, 2019, a third rendition of the single called “Crazy Story Pt. 3” was released. On July 9, 2019, Lil Durk and King Von released their collaborative single “Like That”. On September 2, 2019, Von released his single “What It’s Like”. The single then appeared on his album Grandson, Vol. 1. On September 19, 2019, Von released his 15 track mixtape, Grandson, Vol. 1, featuring Lil Durk on a pair of tracks. The album debuted at number 75 on the Billboard 200 and number 27 on the Hip Hop/R&B albums chart. On November 16, 2019, Von released his single “2 A.M”. On November 29, 2019, Von released his single “Rolling” featuring YNW Melly, accompanied with a music video. On January 10, 2020, Detroit rapper Sada Baby’s single “Pressin” was released featuring King Von. On February 21, 2020, Von released “Took Her to the O”, which went on to become one of his most popular songs. It was included on his mixtape, Levon James, released on March 6, 2020, which peaked at number 63 on the Billboard 200. The album features verses from NLE Choppa, Tee Grizzley, G Herbo, Lil Durk, and YNW Melly, among others. On April 29, 2020, King Von released his single “Grandson for President”, which did well in popularity. He followed that up with a music video release for “Broke Opps”, a song from Levon James. He then released another single, titled “Why He Told” on July 27, 2020, and followed that up with another popular single, “All These Niggas”, featuring Chicago rapper Lil Durk, which garnered over 21 million views on YouTube. He then released another single, titled “How It Go”, on August 26, 2020.On October 9, 2020, King Von released “I Am What I Am”, featuring New York rapper Fivio Foreign. This release was in anticipation of his debut studio album Welcome to O’Block, released on October 30, 2020. The 16-track album features production Chopsquad DJ, Tay Keith, Wheezy and Hitmaka, among others. The album includes the Polo G collaboration “The Code”, which was released with a music video. On December 24, 2020, Lil Durk released his album The Voice as a tribute to King Von who also appears on the album cover and on the song, “Still Trappin'”.
King Von’s estimated net worth was US$750K.
On November 6, 2020, at around 2:15 am, Bennett was involved in an altercation with Quando Rondo outside of the Monaco hookah lounge in Atlanta, Georgia. The dispute quickly escalated into gunfire, and Bennett was shot multiple times. He was subsequently transported to a hospital in critical condition and died there later that day during surgery; he was 26 years old. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation reported that three people were killed. Four people were wounded; one of them was placed in police custody for the murder of King Von while being treated for a gunshot wound. The suspect was identified as Timothy Leeks, known as Lil Timm, aged 22. On November 14, 2020, King Von was buried in Chicago, Illinois. It was a tragic incident that is still very difficult to move on from.
- King Von still has an Instagram with more than 3 million followers on Instagram.
- He died very young in a tragic incident.
Who is King Von?
King Von was an American rapper, who was shot on November 6, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia.
How old is King Von?
He was 26 years old at the time he died.
Is he married?
He wasn’t married when he died.
How tall is he?
King Von was 5 ft 9 in tall.
How much is his net worth?
King Von had an estimated net worth of US$750K.
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