DJ Khaled Net Worth: DJ Khaled is an American/Palestinian record producer, radio personality, DJ, record label executive, and author. Khaled is additionally president of the record label ‘Def Jam South’ and CEO and founding father of ‘We the simplest Music Group’.
In 2020, DJ Khaled’s net worth is estimated to be over $65 million. Which may be a significant improvement from earlier years in his career, when his net worth was only $3 million.
Khaled was born on the 26th November, 1975, in New Orleans , Louisiana. His parents were both Palestinian, and had immigrated to the us . They were also musicians, which naturally attracted Khaled to music also.
He started developing an interest in rap and soul music at a young age and his parents supported his interest.
Khaled’s first job was working during a local record store, which is where he first encountered Birdman and Lil Wayne. He got familiar with the young artists and helped them before their breakthrough.
During the first 90’s, Khaled DJ’d in reggae sound-clashes. within the clashes, he’d start mixing dancehall with hip-hop. And towards the top of the 90’s was when Khaled started his radio hosting career, because the host of The Luke Show.
He hosted this show with 2 Live Crew’s Luther Campbell.
After working with several music artists, Khaled began recording his own songs, and in June 2006, his debut album called ‘Listennn…’ was released. His second album ‘We the Best’ was released an entire year later.