Khaled Mohamed Khaled who is better and popularly known by his stage or professional name ‘DJ Khaled’ is an American DJ. Besides this, he is a songwriter, recorder, record producer, media personality and record executive. DJ Khaled net worth is estimated at $35 Million.
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DJ Khaled Net Worth And Career
During the 1960s, Khaled started to gain prominence as a radio host. However, after moving to Miami he hosted the show ‘99 Jamz’ which was based on urban music radio station WEDR which brought him extreme popularity after which he was hired as the DJ by Terror Squad, the hip hop group and there he managed the live performances.
After some time, when he gained some knowledge about productions, he released his debut studio album ‘Listennn_ _ _ The Album’ in the year 2006 followed by his next three albums ‘We The Best’, ‘We Global’ and ‘Victory’. We Global and Victory were charted in the top ten of the Billboard Hot 100 lists. His 10th studio album ‘Grateful’ was number one of Billboard Hot 100.
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DJ Khaled Early Life
Khaled Mohamed Khaled was born on November 26, 1975, in New Orleans, Louisiana of the United States. His parents were Palestinians and they were the immigrants to the United States. Khaled describes himself as a very devotes Muslim. He has a brother named Alaa Khaled, who is an actor and is known by his stage name Alec Ledd.
He belonged to a musical family and his parents were musicians who played Arabic music. Khaled was very young when he started developing an interest in rapping and soul music. His interest in music was supported by his parents and he followed his passion. His foundation in the music career was laid when he started working in a local record store named ‘merry go round’.
Being an author, Khaled wrote a book titled ‘The Keys’ and it consists of the opinions that he has for success, recounts, life stories etc. Khaled has also worked as a voice actor and has given his voice in an animated film ‘Spies in Disguise’.
DJ Khaled Quotes
1. They kick you when you’re down, but they wanna kick it when you’re up.
2. I’m all about peace. I’m all about unity. I’m all about love.
3. You can never run out of keys.
4. Stay focused and secure your bag, because they want you to fail and they don’t want us to win.
5. Don’t ever play yourself.
6. I’m gonna go hard no matter what because I gotta feed my family and I gotta feed myself.
7. The key is that I’m the king.
8. We gonna win more. We gonna live more. We the best.
9. You gotta water your plants. Nobody can water them for you.
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