Philly Rapper Lil Bucks | Bio, Real Name, Net Worth, & Girlfriend

Lil Bucks born as Kynief Magum is a young up-and-coming rapper from West Philadelphia. Bucks has a unique way of twisting his verses during rapping making him one of the aspiring rappers.

Bucks started his musical journey in 2019 with fellow Philly rapper 1Mere. Both members of the local gang “02DA4” or “0-4,” the duo has given hits like “We Spinnin,” “We Spinnin 2,” and “Spin Again.”

Bucks was just fifteen when his work with 1Mere became popular, but he had to stay away from making music for some time as he had to serve time in juvenile. 

In juvenile, he had many people who encouraged him to focus more on music, and even he had time to think about it, so when he came out, he shifted all his focus to writing songs and released many solo songs.

Lil Bucks is currently serving a three-year sentence at the State Correctional Institution in Camp Hill. His imprisonment stems from charges related to the illegal possession and trade of weapons.

What is Lil Bucks’s Real Name?

Lil Bucks’s real name is Magnum Kynief.

Wiki Summary (Real Name, Age, & Bio)

Popular NameLil Bucks, Buckets
Real NameKynief Magum
Date of birthJanuary 13, 2004
Age20 years old
Place of birthChicago, USA
HometownWest Philly, Philadelphia
FatherNot disclosed
MotherNot disclosed
SiblingsNot disclosed
Net worthUnknown
Height5 ft 9 inches
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBrown

Where is Lil Bucks from?

Rapper Lil Bucks is from West Philly. The 20 years old rapper was born on January 13, 2004.

Lil Bucks’ Net Worth and Rap Earnings

Bucks tasted fame for the first time three years ago when his work with 1Mere started getting appreciated.

With the success of their songs, he got more exposure and became famous.

Along with this fame, he also earned a good deal of amount.

So, though we do not have the exact amount, it is a no-brainer that the rapper is making good money and has a decent net worth.

Personal Life and Family

The rapper is a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

He was born in Chicago and moved to the western part of Philadelphia when he was just seven.

Bucks had a difficult childhood. He grew up in a hood, and his father went to jail when he was eleven years old.

Due to the lack of a father figure in his house, he started looking for it outside.

He got involved with gangs in the hood and lost his track.

By the time he was seventeen, he had been in and out of the juvenile center four times.

He even went in while his songs with 1Mere were heating the streets.

However, this time it was different.

This time people knew him even within the juvenile center and had heard his songs. So, everyone around him, including his mother, advised him to take music seriously and get back on track, as he had potential.

While serving his time, he got time to think about his musical career without disturbance.

With all advice and thinking, Bucks was determined to make a name in the industry and earn lots of money.’

When he came out of the center, he focused on writing songs and making music, and now he is one of the known Philly rappers.

Who is Lil Bucks Dating?

Bucks has mentioned that he used to get a lot of attention from girls while he was in school but has not shared any particular details about the girls he dated.

So, until he shares the details about the people he has dated, his dating life and relationship will still be a mystery to his fans.

However, from his Instagram posts, it looks like the rapper is a happy single.


The young Philly rapper went to a local school in the western part of Philadelphia and was also part of the Parkside Saints Football team.

He later moved to another school near Spring Garden to complete his high school.

However, after moving to a new school, he got arrested and could not complete his schooling.

During an interview last year, he shared that he was still in school.

Career and Songs

Lil Bucks began making music in middle school when he was just thirteen.

He used to perform solo and with his cousins on different occasions and was a local star.

However, his talent got noticed widely only when he was fifteen, and his songs with fellow rapper 1Mere became a sensation.

The duo soon had thousands of subscribers on their YouTube channel and made good money.

But for Bucks, his music was interrupted as he got arrested and sent to a juvenile facility.

He resumed his musical journey after serving his time and worked with his musical partner for a while before releasing his solo songs.

He then released some of his best works, such as Game Over, Certified Campers, Loyalty, and his recent Backseat Boys.

The 20 years old rapper has earned a great deal of fame in just over three years and has made his place among other talented Philly rappers.

Fights and Controversy

Ybc dulMrdisrespectful instagram post for Lil Bucks

Lil Bucks is a member of 02DA4 Gang which has a beef with another rival gang YBC(Young Bag Chaser). Once rapper YBCdul “Mr.Disrespectful” of the “Young Bag Chasers” posted on Instagram an offer of $360 for whoever smashes “Lil Bucks”

Bucks also fought with Ameen Hurst, a guy who was accused of committing four murders. He was also beaten up by rapper Lil Spazz.

Lil Bucks’s Instagram, YouTube, & Spotify

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