DJ Khaled is a renowned American/Palestinian rapper, record producer, radio host and record label executive. He is also CEO of the ‘We the Best Music Group’ and president of ‘Def Jam South’. His net worth was not noticeable when he started his music career in 2006. He is also working for the radio station WEDR as radio host with hip hop and rap music. He release various music albums including ‘Kiss the Ring’, ‘we the best’, ‘we the best forever’ and ‘we global victory’ after his debut album ‘Listen’ in 2006. His debut album got immense success with 12th position on US Billboard 200. In 2008, his 3rd album titled “I’m So Hood” hold platinum record. With all these success he earned a lot of money and fame. Read on, if you want to know DJ Khaled net worth, his personal life and successful career.
He was born in 1975 in New Orleans, United states. Khaled’s parents were immigrant with Palestinian. His parents were also musicians that developed an interest in hip hop and rap music. He had also interest in soul music at his tender age. His parents supported him to work as singer. At the start of his music career, he worked with Lil Wayne and Birdman. His current age is 42 years and he belongs to Palestinian-Arab origins. Yet there is no information known about his siblings and relatives. He is living with his wife Nicole Tuck and a son named Asahd.
He debuted in music industry with his first solo album “Listen” in 2006 which was on the top chart of US Billboard 200 on this year. He launched this album under Koch Records because he meant Koch as his family. After one year. He released his 2nd album titled as “We the Best” with T-pain, Piles and Rick Ross. His number “We Takin Over” with Akon and TI peaked on the US Billboard Hot 100 with number 28 and manage to take 11th position on the Hot Rap Tracks chart in 2007. The RIAA (Record Industry Association of America) got him certified Gold. In 2009, he launched his fourth music album named ‘Victory’ in 2010 featuring Drake, Ludacris, Snoop Dogg, Nas and more. The BET Hip Hop Awards and Ozone Awards gave him the DJ of the Year awards in 2008. However, this album earned less money relatively to his first three albums. The “Victory” premiered on Billboard 200 at twelfth position. After one year, he became the president of Def Jam South record label. All his success not only gave him fame but also increased DJ Khaled net worth over the years.
DJ Khaled Net Worth:
After 7 years of his career, he managed to hold $3 million net worth in 2013. According to Forbes, His estimated net worth is over $20 million in 2018.
DJ Khaled has amazingly successful career as he worked with big names of hip-hop artists of this modern era. Leave a comment and share your thought about DJ Khaled net worth and his music career.