DJ Khaled Biography
DJ Khaled is a record producer, DJ, and a record label executive. He has also established himself as a radio personality. He is also known for his albums like; Listennn... the Album, We the Best, We the Best Forever and so on. Multi-talented, DJ Khaled was born as Khaled Mohamed Khaled on 26 November 1975 in New Orleans, Louisiana, the United States of America to Palestinian parents. His parents moved to the United States before he was born.
DJ Khaled is one of the celebrities who love to keep his personal life low profile. For last few years, there was no any information about his, affairs, relationships, and dating life, but in 2013, news came regarding his engagement with his long-term girlfriend Nicole Tuck. Though they are not married yet, the couple is already blessed with a child, a baby boy and they named their son Asahd Tuck Khaled. His nationality is American and he is of Palestinian ethnicity.
During his career, Khaled used many names, monikers, to go with including Arab Attack, Big Dog Pitbull, Terror Squadian, Beat Novacane, The Don Dada etc.
As both of his parents were talented musicians, DJ Khaled became interested in music at a young age. After receiving support and with a musical background, he became more involved in music. He began working at a local recording store and this provided him the foundation for his musical career.
He also became friendly with young Birdman, Lil Wayne, and Mavado. In the early 1990s, he did DJing in reggae soundclashes, mixing dancehall and hip-hop. At the end of the 1990s, he came out as the co-host of The Luke Show.
He hosted the show with an American hip-hop group from, Miami, Florida, 2 Live Crew’s Luther Campbell. After working with several musicians, he began recording his own songs. His debut album Listennn... the Album was released on 6th of June 2006. His second album We the Best was released on 12th of June 2007. To date, he has ten album releases to his name, We Global (2008), Victory (2010), We the Best Forever (2011), Kiss the Ring (2012), Suffering from Success (2013), I Changed a Lot (October 23, 2015), Major Key (July 2016) and Grateful (June 23, 2017).
DJ Khaled endorses brands like Belarie Rose, 22 Days Nutrition, and Ciroc Apple.
He currently lives in his Sunny Isles Beach, Florida house which is worth $6 million.
His net worth is $20 million as of 2017-18.Edit
Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Multi talented, DJ Khaled was born as Khaled Mohamed Khaled at the end of 1975 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America to Palestinian parents. His parents moved to United States before he was born. His nationality is American and he is of Palestinian ethnicity.Edit
Worked at the New Orleans record store Odyssey
He began working at a local recording store and this provided him the foundation for his musical career. He also became friend with young Birdman, Lil Wayne and Mavado. In the early 1990s, he did DJing in reggae soundclashes. He also worked at New Orleans record store Odyssey.Edit
Became the co-host of The Luke Show
At the end of 1990s, he came out as the co host of The Luke Show. He hosted this show with 2 Live Crew’s Luther Campbell. With the turn of 21st century, he began hosting the weeknight radio show on WEDR.Edit
Released his debut album, Listennn the Album
After working with several music artists, he began recording his own songs. He began recording his debut album in 2005. His debut album Listennn... the Album was released on 6th of June 2006. This album was released by Terror Squad Entertainment and Koch Record.Edit
Released his second album, We the Best
DJ Khaled is a record producer, DJ and a record label executive. He recorded his second album in 2006 and his second album We the Best was finally released on 12th of June 2007. This album was released by Terror Squad Entertainment.Edit
Won BET Hip Hop Awards
In 2007, he got nominated in BET Hip Hop Awards for the first time in his life. He got nominated in this award for Best Hip-Hop Collabo. Next year he also got nominated in this award for MVP of the Year, Best Collaboration and DJ of the Year. He won this award from his later two nominations.Edit
Won Ozone Awards
Till date he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won several of them. He got nominated in Ozone Awards for the first time in his life in 2008 and he was also honored with this award that year for DJ of the Year.Edit
The 41-year-old hip-hop rapper DJ Khalid is not married yet but in 2013 he got engaged to a bussiness person Nicole Tuck. The couple are even blessed with a child; a son named Asahd.Edit
Net Worth Update
As of 2017-18, DJ Khaled has an estimated net worth of $20 million.Edit