Khaled Mohamed Khaled, known professionally as DJ Khaled, is an American DJ, record executive, songwriter, record producer, and media personality. Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, Khaled first gained prominence as a radio host in the 1990s on Miami hip hop station 99 Jamz. His popularity later prompted hip hop group Terror Squad to hire Khaled as the DJ for their live performances. After gaining some production credits on the group's material, Khaled then transitioned into curating albums, releasing his debut studio album Listennn... the Album in 2006, which earned gold certification. He followed that up with the album We the Best, which contained the top 20 single "I'm So Hood". His subsequent two releases — We Global and Victory — were released after the founding of Khaled's record label We the Best Music Group. Both albums charted within the top ten on the US Billboard 200, with the latter containing the single "All I Do Is Win", which was eventually certified triple platinum.
|Born:||Khaled Mohamed Khaled, November 26, 1975, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.|
|Other names:||Beat Novacane, Arab Attack|
|Occupation:||Disc jockey, songwriter, record producer, record executive, media personality, hype man|
|Home town:||Miami, Florida, U.S.|
|Television:||The Four: Battle For Stardom|
|Twitter:||DJ Khaled's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||DJ Khaled's Instagram profile|
|Facebook:||DJ Khaled's Facebook profile|
|Youtube:||DJ Khaled's Youtube channel|
|IMDb:||DJ Khaled's IMDb|
|Spotify:||DJ Khaled's Spotify|
|iTunes:||DJ Khaled's iTunes|
About DJ Khaled
Producer, DJ and music executive who released Kiss the Ring in 2012. That same year, he received a Grammy nomination for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for the song "I'm the One." In 2016, he won the Shorty Award for Snapchatter of the Year.
He began his career as a Florida radio DJ in the 1990s.
In 2008, he won the DJ of the Year Award at the Ozone Awards.
He has one brother. He his and wife Nicole Tuck had a son named Asahd on October 23, 2016.
He featured Lil Wayne on his song "Take It to the Head."
Information related to DJ Khaled
- Terror Squad (group) members
- Roc Nation artists
- Cash Money Records artists
- Republic Records artists
- Musicians from Miami
- American hip hop DJs
- Musicians from New Orleans
- Southern hip hop musicians
- American Muslims