DJ Khaled, whose real name is Khaled Mohamed Khaled, was born on November 26, 1975. He is primarily recognized as an American disc jockey.
He has also held positions as a record producer, executive, and songwriter. He has a sizable fan base on social media and is a well-known media figure worldwide.
In 2009, he headed ‘Def Jam Records South as its president. He was a founding member of “We the Best Music Group.”
He served as a judge on the singing competition program “The Four.”
Khaled Mohamed Khaled was born to an immigrant Palestinian in New Orleans, Louisiana.
They were also Arab musicians, but the media does not know their names because they are not well recognized.
His mother and father were the ones who first sparked his interest in music and encouraged him to pursue a career in the field.
DJ Khaled Early Career
He always had a thing for hip-hop and soul, and it started at a young stage. During his formative years, he spent his time working at record shops.
While working at Odyssey, a music store in New Orleans, he was instrumental in helping the careers of numerous well-known musicians, including Birdman, Mavado, and Lil Wayne.
After he left the shop, he began his career as a DJ, blending together genres such as dancehall, hip hop, and reggae.
DJ Khaled Net Worth 2022
As of 2022, DJ Khaled’s net worth is currently estimated to be around $75 million dollars. DJ Khaled makes his fortunes from his music and other endorsement deals.
DJ Khaled has endorsement relationships with a number of brands, including Weight Watchers, T-Mobile, Ciroc, and Apple, which bring in tens of millions of dollars annually.