LAST UPDATED: 2018
What is the net worth of this American Record Producer, Rapper, Record Label Executive and CEO/Founder of We the Best Music Group whose real name is Khaled bin Abdul Khalid?
Well, in 2015, he was said to be worth less than $8million. He then moved up to worth over $10million in 2016. In 2017, DJ Khaled’s net worth shot up and was estimated to be between $20million and $30million. So far, he has become amazingly successful and worked with some of the best Hip Hop Artists in this generation.
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DJ Khaled’s parents were both Palestinian. They had moved to the united states where they had Khaled on the 26th of November, 1975 in New Orleans, Louisiana. At a very young age, little Khaled started developing an interest in Rap and Soul music. His parents who were also musicians at that time supported his interest by doing everything they could to help him reach his full potential.
He first met with Birdman and Lil Wayne while working at a local record store where he helped them before they hit it big. This helped him lay the foundation for his music career.
Khaled is engaged to Nicole Tuck. On the 23rd of October, 2016 they had their son and named him Asahd Tuck Khaled. Anyone can achieve whatever they set to achieve by persevering through hard times and staying focused on the goals we’ve set for ourselves.
He started his career as a radio host for the Miami-based Urban Music Radio Station “99 Jamz” and as the DJ for “Terror Squad Hip Hop Group”. During this period, he was also working with different artists in the production of their songs. He worked on songs like “Talk” by Fabolous, “True Story” by Terror…among many others, then he started doing his own songs too and in 2006, he released his debut album titled “Listennn…” which placed him on the 12th position on the US Billboard 200. Since then, he has been increasing in fame and in wealth.
He followed up with the Album “We the Best” in 2007. In 2008, he released another Album he titled “We Global” with one of the singles “I’m So Hood” earning him a platinum record in the same year. He also received an award for DJ of the Year both at Ozone Awards and BET Hip Hop Awards. He became the president of Def Jam South record Label in 2009. Shortly afterward, he started “We the Best Music Group”.
He continued on to release Albums titled “Victory” in 2010, “We the Best Forever” in 2011, “Kiss the Ring” in 2012, “Suffering from Success” in 2013, “I Changed Alot” in 2015, “Major Key” in 2016 and finally “Grateful” in 2017. All these Albums were a success especially “Major Key” and “Grateful” which placed him on number one on the US Billboard 200, US Rap, and US R&B/Hip-Hop Charts. On the 26th of October, 2017, himself and Demi Lovato announced that they would go on the Demi X Khaled tour together.
Back in 2015, he started his Miami Garden Restaurant he called “Finga Licking”. He owns two of this restaurant actually and they both bear the same name. This business has also contributed to the increase in his net worth.
Last Updated: 2018
Full Name: Khaled bin Abdul Khalid (DJ Khaled)
Date of Birth: 26th of November, 1975
Occupation: American Record Producer, Rapper, Record Label Executive and CEO/Founder of We the Best Music Group
Net Worth: Between $20million and $30million
- Listennn… (2006)
- We the Best (2007)
- We Global (2008)
- Victory (2010)
- We the Best Forever (2011)
- Kiss the Ring (2012)
- Suffering from Success (2013)
- I Changed Alot (2015)
- Major Key (2016)
- Grateful (2017)
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