- Name: DJ Khaled
- Age: 42 years old
- Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
- Occupation: Record Producer
- Net Worth: US $20 Million
- Status: Alive
DJ Khaled is an American music producer, rapper, disc jockey and radio personality. Dubbed a “living meme”, he’s also known for his popularity on Snapchat and other social media platforms. His discography includes We the Best Forever (2011), Kiss the Ring (2012), and Major Key (2016). Khaled Mohamed Khaled was born on November 26, 1975 in New Orleans, Louisiana. His parents are Palestinian immigrants. The family moved to Orlando, Florida when Khaled was 13.
Khaled worked briefly at the New Orleans record store ‘Odyssey’ in the early 1990s. There he met upcoming artists like Birdman and Lil Wayne. Khaled then moved to Miami, Florida, where began to establish himself as a radio DJ on Mixx 93. He became a host on Luther Campbell’s “The Luke Show” on WEDR in 1998. Khaled served as the DJ for the hip-hop group, Terror Squad. He was a producer on their second album, True Story (2004). The group was active from 1998 through 2009.
Khaled’s debut studio album, Listennn: The Album (2006), was released by Koch Records. It featured the single “Holla at Me”, produced by Cool & Dre. Khaled’s second album, We the Best (2007), rose to #8 on the Billboard 200. It was led by the singles “We Takin’ Over” and “I’m So Hood”. The album featured guest artists like T.I., Rick Ross and Akon. Khaled founded his own record label, We the Best Music Group, in 2008. Current artists include Ace Hood, Mavado and Vado. He also served as president of Def Jam South from 2009 to 2012.
Khaled released three albums on the Cash Money label, We the Best Forever (2011), Kiss the Ring (2012) and Suffering from Success (2013). His 9th album, Major Key (2016) was released by We the Best and Epic Records. It debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 and was certified Gold by the RIAA. A 10th album titled “Grateful” is scheduled for release in 2017. The lead single “Shining” featuring Beyonce and Jay Z was released in February 2017.
DJ Khaled is 5ft 6in tall and he’s of Palestinian descent. His net worth is estimated at $20 million. Khaled is engaged to ‘Nicole Tuck’. The couple welcomed their first child, Ashad, in October 2016.
DJ Khaled Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Khaled Mohamed Khaled
- Birthday: November 26, 1975
- How Old : Age: 42 years old
- Place of Birth: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
- Occupation: Record Producer, Rapper, Radio Personality
- Years Active: 1998-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $20 Million
- Marriage(s): Nicole Tuck
- Death-O-Meter: Alive