DJ Khaled is a popular name in the music industry as he is a rapper, record label executive, DJ and record producer. He belongs to Palestinian American family and he was born in 1975. He started his career as a rapper at a very young age when he worked for a recording store. He met with a lot of famous rappers such as Lil Wayne and Birdman while he was working here. In this post, we will discuss how he gets millionaire status and what is DJ Khaled’s net worth?
DJ Khaled started his career with the working at various radio stations as a DJ where he used to mix sound clashes. With the passage of time, his beats grabbed the attention of the people on the national and international level. In the year 2006, he released his maiden music album which got the #12 position on Billboard 200 chart. The following year, he released his second album titled ‘we the best’ which was ranked on #8 on the Billboard 200 chart that helped him to get a prominent position in the industry of music. In the year 2008, he released his 3rd album named ‘we global’ which reached on #7 ranking on the Billboard 200.
He earned the platinum record with the released of his album ‘I’m so hood’ in 2008. With his hit numbers, he got the award of ‘DJ of the year’ at BET Hip Hop award show and Ozone music awards. He became the president of Def Jam South record label and CEO of the ‘we the best music group’ in 2009. In the year 2010, he also released his album. In 2011, he released his album ‘we the best forever. These albums led him number 5 on the Billboard 200 chart. His most famous album ‘kiss the ring’ in 2012 which came at #4 on the billboard 200 charts. This album was his 6th album in six years.
How he became a millionaire:
He also released two albums in the year 2013 that went viral on the internet due to his memes which boosted his music and popularity as well. His album ‘major key’ turned out to be the most successful album of the year which was released in the year 2016. He also nominated for Grammy Award for best rap music album for the first time. He got immense success from 2013 to 2016 as his wallet benefited from $3million to $20 million. His popularity rocket went high at that time.
His album grateful and the major key got #1 position on the Billboard 200, US R&B/Hip-Hop and US Rap chart during that time span. His number ‘I’m the one got utmost popularity around the world and reached on #1 on numerous charts in the USA and UK. He also featured Rihanna and Bryson Tiller in his single ‘wild thought’ that got the whopping success. He is too much active on social media and won the award for snapchatter of the year in 2016. He is engaged to Nicole Tuck who is his business manager. The couple welcomed their first child, a baby boy in 2016 before their engagement. His estimated net worth is whopping $20 million in 2018.
DJ Khaled net worth is not only astonishing but also proves that he is a most sought rapper of the world. Leave a comment and let us know which DJ Khaled’s song do you like the most.
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