Real Name/Full Name Durrell Artez Babbs
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Tank
Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U. S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 1 January 1976
Age/How Old: 48 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimeter – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
Weight: In Kilograms – 79 Kg
In Pounds – 174 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Unknown
Mother – Unknown
Siblings: N/A
School: Crossland High School
College: N/A
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Zena Foster (m. 2018)
Kids/Children Name: Ryen Babbs, Jordan Babbs, Durrell Jr.,  Zoey Babbs, Zion Babbs
Profession: American R&B singer-songwriter, record producer and actor
Net Worth: $8 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Tank’s real name was Durrell Artez Babbs. He is a renowned R&B singer, songwriter, actor, and model who has performed several popular albums. His songs are very popular among the masses that he sold approximately 1.76 million albums in the year 2013. His songs include the very famous “Maybe I Deserve,” “Please Don’t Go,” “When We,” etc. He started his career in the Music Industry with Ginuwine, where he sang in the background in one of Ginuwine tours.

Well, how well do you know about Tank? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Tank’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Tank to date.

Biography and Early Life-

Tank was born and brought up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where his father worked in the U. S. Air force. There is not much information about who Tank’s parents are, but his mother used to be quite religious. Tank developed his interest in singing while he sang in the choir of a church. When he was young, his family left Milwaukee to live in Washington, D. C. He was also fond of playing sports like basketball, football and was quite good at it.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Tank in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Tank’s age is 48 years old as of today’s date 23rd May 2024 having been born on 1 January 1976. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 174 lbs in Pound and 79kg in Kilograms.


When Tank was young, he and his family shifted to Washington D. C. from Milwaukee. He completed his high school diploma from Crossland High School there where he developed his interest in music. He also used to play basketball and football, and he was invited to pursue a college degree because of his skills as an athlete. However, he had decided that he wanted to make his career as a singer and joined the musical tour of Ginuwine, where he debuted.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Tank With Wife Zena Foster
Tank With Wife Zena Foster

Tank prefers keeping his life away from the clutches of the media, though he has been in a few relationships. He and his long time girlfriend Zenna Foster got married in 2018. He was in a relationship with her since 2005.

The couple has two kids named Zion and Zoey. Tank has three children named Jordan, Ryen, and Durrell Jr. from his former relationships. Tank has been a strong supporter of the LGBT community and has performed in their rallies, for which he has acquired accolades and criticism.

Is Tank Gay?

Tank has had relationships, girlfriends, and married to her, Zena Foster, and has two kids with her and three from earlier relationships. This makes it clear that he’s not gay though he supports the LGBT community.

Professional Career

His prime focus was on singing when he started his career. He released an album, say debut album that is Force of nature, in 2001. And the same year later, he released another one named one man. That was a hit. Then entering the U.S. billboard top 100 hit list and Ranking 42nd was his 3rd album sex, love, and pain in 2007 while working as a member of TGT. He got to work with many great artists like Chris Brown, Drake, etc. while making albums and singles.

At that time, he released Now or Never in 2010. Gathering more fans and popularity and even collaborating with Chris Brown, Busts, T.I., etc, he released his fifth album in 2012; This is How I Feel. That year he got selected to sing the national anthem of the U.S. in a fight between Floyd Mayweather and Saul Alvarez in L.A. A lot of his songs that he released in 2014,15 made their space in billboards top 100 and the U.S. top 20 chart lists.


Following are the awards and nominations he received throughout his professional career of singing:

  • Nominated for best R&B album – Sex, Love and Pain.
  • Best R&B group performer for the album – Take my Time.
  • Nominated for the best R&B male artist for performance in 2014 – Himself

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Tank in May 2024

Tank Net Worth
Tank Net Worth

Tank’s net worth is around $8 million as per the data as of May 2024. He used to sing since he was a child getting a little money from that. Most of his income comes from live shows, performances in concerts, etc. He has released several popular albums worldwide and has also collaborated with some top artists of this generation.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Tank was basically into sports before gaining an interest in music.
  • He sold approximately 1.76 million albums in 2013, becoming very popular and a favorite among his fans.

Tank has reached heights in his career. He played most of the sports in his school but keeping his basics clear about singing. He has worked hard enough to manage practicing music and studies, and achieving everything he has today is all because of that. He has won several prestigious awards throughout his career and has received a lot of fame in social media as well.


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