Before the breakthrough of DJ Khaled, he had worked with other young artists, like Lil Wayne and Birdman. In 1998, he moved to Miami and became a co-host for The Luke Show.
He eventually released his first album in 2006 titled Listennn… the Album. It hit number 12 on the US Billboard 200 chart.
His next album named We the Best was released in 2007. It reached #28 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and received a gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
He productively released albums. Several of them are Suffering from Success and Grateful.
Throughout his career, he had received many reputable awards, including Grammy Awards, iHeartRadio Music Awards, and MTV Video Music Awards.
DJ Khaled wrote a book titled The Keys in 2016. In that book, he tells his life stories and opinion on success.
In 2019, he appeared in an animated film called Spies in Disguise and an American action movie Bad Boys for Life.
- Full name: Khaled Mohamed Khaled
- Stage name: DJ Khaled
- Nickname: Arab Attack, Beat Novacane
- Born: November 26, 1975, in Louisiana, USA
- Nationality: American
- Religion: Islam
- Profession: DJ, songwriter, author
- Education: Dr. Phillips High School
- Hobbies: Traveling and listening to music
- Parents: Unknown (Father and Mother)
- Sibling: Alec Ledd
- Wife: Nicole Tuck
- Facebook: @officialdjkhaled
- Twitter: @djkhaled
- Instagram: @djkhaled
- TikTok: @djkhaled
- YouTube: DJ Khaled Official
- Khaled’s favorite song is Sexual Healing by Marvin Gaye.
- His parents came to New Orleans with only 20 USD with him.
- He met his wife, Nicole Tuck, in the 90s, but they keep their marriage secret.
- Their first son, Asahd Tuck Khaled, was born in 2016.
- He and his son became the cover of XXL magazine in 2017.
- Khaled won DJ of the Year in the 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards.
- In August 2018, he launched a luxury furniture line named We the Best Home.
- He also founded a record label called We the Best Music Group in the same year.
- Along with his wife, he built a foundation named We the Best Foundation.
- He was nominated for 5 nominations in the 2018 BET Awards. Two of them are Album of The Year and Video of the Year.
- Khaled also bought a waterfront home located in Miami for 25.9 million USD.
- In 2019, Arab Attack donated his earnings for the rapper Nipsey Hussle’s children.
- He appeared on the cover of XXL magazine again in 2019.
- In 2020, he appeared in Justin Bieber’s docu-series Justin Bieber: Seasons.
- His wife gave birth to their second son named Aalam Tuck Khaled in 2020.
- Forbes magazine included him on the Celebrity 100 list in 2020.
- During the coronavirus, he collaborated with Dove Men+Care and produced a handwashing song with his song.
- He also donated 10k masks and supplies during the pandemic.
- Khaled and his family became the cover of Parents magazine in 2020.
Pics of DJ Khaled
1. DJ Khaled passionately works on his songs
2. He hit 1 Billion Streams on Spotify in 2020!
3. He enjoyed the latte at his home
4. He loves traveling
5. Khaled wears a purple sweater on the beach
DJ Khaled is a talented DJ. With his talent and hard work, he eventually becomes an award-winning artist.