Originally posted on June 15, 2019 @ 12:05 pm
Known for yelling his name in artist’s music and crediting himself in the third person, DJ Khaled is a one of a kind ‘Showboat.’ Some find it annoying while others call it pure ingenuity as it literally sells his name and brand. As a result, he incurs high-profit margins amidst all the naysayers while plummeting further into phenom status. Read this to know DJ Khaled’s net worth update and career in 2019.
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Who is DJ Khaled?
Initially, the record producer went with tons of different names like Big Dog Pitbull, Terror Squandian, Mr. Miami and Terror Attack. However, after the 911 incident, he dropped the last one and opted to use his real name. Nowadays, he refers to himself in the third person as Father of Asahd while his real name is Khaled Mohamed.
Off the top, Khaled’s career in music was drilled into him by his Palestinian parents as a kid. Conversely, to their Arab music tastes, he took a more scenic route in rap and soul music. As a result, some of his earliest jobs dated in radio as a DJ where he’d mix dancehall and hip-hop. Consequently, it’s where he met rappers like Lil Wayne and Birdman.
The DJ solidified his name in the genre in 2006 when he signed on to Koch Records. The oversight saw him release Listenn…the Album, which rose to position 12 in the Billboard charts. Subsequently, he started a franchise of albums called We the Best, We Global and We the Best Forever.
Lastly, Khaled’s latest release came on May 17th, titled Father of Asahd under Jay Z’s Roc Nation. Additionally, he currently sits at the helm of his record label, We the Best Music Group that has signed plenty of versatile young artists.
Khaled rebranded himself when he did more than production work on music. His career and net worth shot up rapidly when he started making cameos in music tracks. For example, I’m the One is a collaborative track he made that is currently his most famous work to date.
Moreover, his last album, Grateful dominated the Billboard US charts earning ranks as Platinum and Gold by the RIAA. Others include All I Do is Win, Wild Thoughts, I’m so Hood, Higher and I Got The Keys.
DJ Khaled Net Worth in 2019: $50 Million.
Last year alone, the executive record producer made over $27 million tallied earnings. That’s over triple the amount over what he made five years beforehand. In 2019, DJ Khaled’s net worth sits comfortably at $50 million.
Handling records may be his daily cup of tea, but that doesn’t mean it’s the only thing he is capable of doing. Khaled is set to make his presence again in the acting world in the upcoming movie, Bad Boys for Life and the animated film, Spies in Disguise.
He also draws his net worth as an author of an inspirational book titled, The Keys. The publication got him a feature on The New York Best Seller’s List. Aside from music, the songwriter also created a furniture line called We the Best Home and launched it in 2018
Houses and Cars Details.
His wife, Nicole Tuck and their son Asahd have the pleasure of living in a state of the art home in Beverly Hills, California. The mansion covers about 11,000 square feet with seven bedrooms and a total of 11 bathrooms. Equally, he can make a quick getaway to his other home in Miami, Florida if he wants to.
DJ Khaled also features a deluxe set of cars like the Rolls Royce Dawn, Wraith Coupe, a Phantom VIII, and a black Ghost Sedan. Others are a Range Rover and a Cadillac Escalade.
|Disc Jockey, Songwriter, Record Producer
|November 26th, 1975.