DJ Khaled is an Arab- American radio personality, Dj, record producer, and a successful rapper. Since 2006, he is producing his own studio albums which include Father of Asahd, I’m the One and Grateful. He was the co-founder of “We the Best Music Group” and he was also the president of Def Jam Records South. He was also the judge of the music contest series The Four. His song I’m the One has received 900+ million views and on YouTube.
Here you will come to know some of the lesser-known facts about Dj Khaled, his net worth and lifestyle:-
1. Dj Khaled’s Personal life:
Born on, November 26, 1975, he comes from an Arabian family in New Orleans, Louisiana of Palestine. After his birth, his parents shifted to the US. He is a Muslim and worships Allah every day. He changed his name to DJ Khaled after the attack of 9/11.
2. Dj Khaled’s Education:
He completed his education from Dr. Phillips High public school. His parents were Arabic musician and due to his background which belonged to music, he also gained interest in music at a very young age. He was highly supported by his parents.
3. Dj Khaled’s Affair:
He had an affair with a wardrobe stylist Nicole Tuck. After dating, they got married and are blessed with a child Assad Tuck Khaled born on 23 October 2016.
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4. Dj Khaled’s Rumors:
He gave a fake proposal to Nicki Minaj a hip hop artist for the promotion of his album I Wanna Be with You. The rumors spread that they were in a relationship but it was a publicity stunt. They are still good friends from years
5. Dj Khaled’s Career:
He was passionate about singing as he belongs to the family of musicians. His first job was as a teenager at the record store Odyssey in New Orleans. In 1993, he met Birdman and Lil Wayne who was the famous rap artist.
6. Dj Khaled’s Debut:
His first radio show performance was at the pirate station. He debut album was released in 2003 by Koch Records. On June 23, 2017, his latest album Grateful was released. He also worked as DJ for the hip hop group of terror squad and the as the anchor in the urban-based radio station.
7. His Achievements:
He also worked as an assistant in the launch of popular albums like “Me, Myself, & I”. Some of his major discoveries are We the Best, We the Best Forever, the Album, Kiss the Ring, Victory and Suffering from Success. His first break was in Uncle Luke’s radio show as the co-host.
8. Dj Khaled’s Followers on social media:
He is achieving success and is rising to glory. He has millions of followers on social media and he well knows how to establish his name. His temperament and stardom make him one of the most significant names in the music industry.
9. Dj Khaled’s Net worth and Earning:
His net worth is estimated to be $50 million as of 2019. Back in 2014, due to his financial problems his worth was about $4.5 million. His properties include the bungalow of six bedrooms and seven bathrooms. He is ranked as one of the most successful DJs and rapper.
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10. Dj Khaled’s Hit albums:
Some of his hit albums whose success added to his worth are Wild Thoughts, I’m the One and How Many Times. His site WeTheBestStore.com is one of his successful projects for buying T-shirts at the cost of $24.
Over a period of 10 years, he released nine successful music albums. His awards and recognition include American Music Awards, BET Hip-Hop Awards, Ozone Awards, Soul Train Awards, ASCAP Awards, and TRL awards.
12. Dj Khaled’s Other recognition:
With the release of his book The Keys, he became the bestselling author in 2016. In the book, he bestows his viewpoints on how to achieve aims in life. After tasting success in the TV and music industry, he wants to prolong his influence into films. He became an internet sensation when his snap chat videos where he shares his views on how to be successful, went viral on YouTube channel.
13. Likes and Dislikes:
He has a personal chef. His favorite dish is egg roll. He loves to cook in the kitchen for himself. Out of his several hit albums, his favorite is Til Shiloh of Buju Banton. He has several pairs of sneakers. His sneakers are in demand by the audience. He has a closet of sneakers.
14. Favorite music:
One of his favorite artworks is dancehall music and reggae. He happily listens to the Jamaican music and Buju Banton songs. His favorite athlete is Michael Jordan. His favorite celebrity is Bob Marley. He has visited his home and performed in his events as DJ.