David Anthony Burke (born March 28, 2005), known professionally as d4vd (pronounced David), is an American singer and songwriter. He is best known for his song "Romantic Homicide", which peaked at number 33 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Born David Anthony Burke in Houston,Texas, he would later move to Queens, New York City.
Burke's career in music started when he made montage videos of the video game Fortnite and decided to make his own music in order to prevent himself from receiving copyright strikes. Burke has been a long-standing member of the esports organization Team Limit.
"Romantic Homicide" and "Here with Me"
In July 2022, he released the single "Romantic Homicide". "Romantic Homicide" charted at No. 3 on the Hot Alternative Songs charts until Freddie Gibbs released his platinum album Blonde.
Burke's second hit single "Here with Me" was released in September 2022, and a music video was released in November 2022. "Here with Me" charted at No. 4 on the Hot Alternative Songs and No. 7 on Singaporean charts.
The usage of his songs on TikTok would help boost his career and the popularity of his songs. "Romantic Homicide" is RIAA certified Gold, ARIA certified platinum, and MC certified platinum, and "Here with Me" is ARIA certified gold and MC certified platinum.