DJ Khaled is a very popular DJ. He is a radio personality, author, American record producer and record label executive. He was born as Khaled Mohommad Khaled. He used to be known as Arab Attack but he changed his name after the 9/11 terror attacks. He changed the name solely because he thought it was very insensitive to keep such a name.
He was born in the year 1975 in New Orleans, United States of America. DJ Khaled is engaged to Nicole Tuck. They have a son together named Asahd. DJ Khaled has a huge fan following on the internet. He has many albums which were a big hit! He has also written a book called The Keys in which he has voiced his opinion about success and real life stories.
DJ Khaled Net Worth
DJ Khaled has been a very famous disc jockey. He is also hosts a show at the Miami based radio station which plays urban music. The radio station is called WEDR. His net worth as of 2018 is $25 million. He is the DJ of the hip hop group called Terror Squad. He has till now released 5 studio albums. His first album released in the year 2006. It was called ‘Listen…The Album’. All his albums have been successful. He is the president of Def Jam South Record Label. He is very popular on social media. His popularity on internet is massive. He has a huge fan following and people love him a lot.
DJ Khaled is versatile and has done well in many fields. He is a record producer, author, radio personality and also a record label executive. He has written a book called The Keys which is about real life stories and his opinion of success and mogul talk. This book was published in the year 2016. He is the president of Def Jam South Record Label. His popularity comes from the social media platforms where he has innumerable fans. His video went viral in the year 2015-2016 on SnapChat and YouTube.
He has been a popular personality on the internet. His fans call him the living meme. In the year 2015, there were many snapchat videos were posted by him talking about his Key to Success referring to his book. It became popular on YouTube. The one responsible for making Khaled popular on YouTube was h3h3productions. DJ Khaled gained so much popular because of his persona and the video went viral.
He is indeed very popular on social media and the internet. His 9th album called Major Key was a big hit and it is reported that there were millions of downloads and YouTube video streaming. There were sales of about 95,000 copies. The album has some popular people from the industry such as Nicki Minaj, Drake, Jay Z and J. Cole. His snapchat videos were very popular in the year 2015-16. The videos were about him eating breakfast and even applying cocoa butter on his body. It was funny but it gained much popularity.
This made him very popular on internet and the video went to YouTube. He got major popularity for these videos that he posted on Snapchat. He also posted a video on instagram after the success of his album in which he was walking around without a shirt in a very luxurious home.
DJ Khaled has been posting pictures of his son Asahd and him on social media. It has gone viral. The duo is simply looking adorable and it is gaining much popularity. Recently, Khaled announced that he is coming up with a new album called Grateful. This was announced at the Beverly Hills Hotel. He said that the title means a lot to him and it is about love. His wife and son were present there. It has been told that Khaled is working hard on the new album and there is no release date as such for now. It has not been decided yet. However we are waiting for it to release because DJ Khaled is the best!
DJ Khaled has won many awards. He has worked hard to reach where he is! He has got BET Hip Hop Award for Hustler of the Year, MVP of the Year, Best DJ of the Year and Best Collaborator/Duo Award. He was also nominated for Grammy Awards which is a huge success for him. Every artist wants to see their name in the Grammy Awards. This was a big achievement for him.
Khaled never thought that he would become a rapper because he had Arabic parents. It was not in his genes. The kind of music he is into today, he never thought he would reach till here. He was always interested in music and experimenting with it. However today Khaled is one of the best and he has reached new heights. He is doing very well in his music career. We can only wish that he succeeds in whatever he does in life. His fans are waiting for his new album Grateful. There is no news about the release date but we are sure that it will be out by 2018. He has made it to the billboard already which is a huge success for an artist. We wish him all the best for his future albums and projects.