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Tank

Biography

Grammy Award-nominated R&B singer and producer who released albums like Right now or Under no circumstances. He offers released singles like “Crisis” and “Sex Music.” He was a soccer player who was simply offered the chance to try out in university but he flipped it right down to go after music. He released the recording Sex, Like, & Pain, that was nominated to get a Grammy for Greatest R&B Recording in 2008. He offers four kids called Jordan, Ryen, Zoey, and Durrell Jr. from earlier relationships. He documented the music “Consider My Period” with Chris Dark brown.

Quick Facts


Full Name Tank
Date Of Birth January 1, 1976
Place Of Birth Milwaukee, WI
Height 1.75 m
Profession R&B Singer
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1On his 2001 debut album "Force of Nature", Tank recorded a song entitled "Kill 4 U." The premise of the song, is a romantic summary of the events that occur in the James M. Cain novel, "Double Indemnity." (Though whether or not Tank wrote the song with the intention of connecting it to the novel, has never been disclosed.).
2Has released 7 Albums in the span of his solo career and one as apart of the R&B trio "TGT." With the exception of his Sophmore album "One Man" and his 6th album "Stronger", each of his album covers displayed him shirtless.
3Acquired the nickname "Tank" due to his physical prowess. Durrell had a chance at a professional football career, but opted to pursue a career in music instead.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Me, Myself, & Them2016Short completedMr. Jones
Illicit2017/IIPerry
Saints & Sinners2017TV SeriesPlaying Himself
The New Edition Story2017TV Mini-SeriesJheryl Busby
Born Again Virgin2015-2016TV SeriesDonovan
Togetherness2015TV SeriesCop
November Rule2015Paul
Second Chance Christmas2014TV MovieDaron Richard
Single Ladies2012TV Series
The Protector2011TV Series
Preacher's Kid2010Devlin Mitchell (as Durrell 'Tank' Babbs)
KeAnthony: A Hustlaz Story2008ShortJay
It Ain't Easy2006Video

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Trainwreck2015performer: "My Body" - as Tank / writer: "My Body"
2010 Soul Train Awards2010TV Special performer: "Emergency", "For the Love of You Part 1 & 2" / writer: "Emergency"
More Than a Game2008Documentary performer: "If You Dream" / producer: "If You Dream" / writer: "If You Dream" - as Durrell "Tank" Babbs
The Fast and the Furious2001performer: "Race Against Time Part 2"

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Me, Myself, & Them2016Short completed
Pitbull Feat. Shakira: Get It Started2012Video short

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Me, Myself, & Them2016Short producer completed

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Grand Theft Auto IV2008Video Game special thanks
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas2004Video Game special thanks
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City2002Video Game special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Unsung2017TV Series documentaryHimself
Soul Train Awards2016TV MovieHimself
The Real2016TV SeriesHimself
Today2016TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
WGN Morning News2016TV SeriesHimself
Steve Harvey2015TV SeriesHimself
2015 Soul Train Awards2015TV MovieHimself (as Tank)
The G Xperience2015TV SeriesHimself
2014 Soul Train Awards2014TV MovieHimself (as Tank)
BET Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimself (as Tank)
According to Him + Her2014TV SeriesHimself
The Wendy Williams Show2011-2014TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest / Himself - Guest / Himself
The Arsenio Hall Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
2013 Soul Train Awards2013TV SpecialHimself (as Tank)
2012 Soul Train Awards2012TV SpecialHimself (as Tank)
Don Cornelius: Visionary, Trailblazer & Cultural Icon2012TV MovieHimself (as Tank)
E! Buzz with Carla B2011ShortHimself - Guest
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
The BET Honors 20112011TV SpecialHimself (as Tank)
2010 Soul Train Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
The Mo'Nique Show2010TV SeriesHimself
The Music of 'The Preacher's Kid'2010Video documentary short
The Prodigal Experience: Reflections on a Story2010Video documentary shortHimself
Soul Train2002TV SeriesHimself

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014GrammyGrammy AwardsBest R&B Album· Tyrese Gibson
· Ginuwine
2008GrammyGrammy AwardsBest R&B AlbumFor the album "Sex, Love & Pain."


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#Trademark
1Appearing Shirtless

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