DJ Khaled Net Worth: DJ Khaled is an American record producer, radio personality, rapper, DJ and record label executive who has a net worth of $50 million dollars. DJ Khaled is also a radio host for the Miami-based urban music radio station WEDR. He is also the DJ for the hip hop group Terror Squad. He has released mulitple studio albums, and had many succesfull singles reach Platinum and Gold. He is the current president of Def Jam South. He was born Khaled bin Abdul Khaled on November 26, 1975, in New Orleans, Louisiana. He released his debut album "Listennn… the Album" in 2006. He has gone on to release many more successful studio albums including "We the Best" (2007), "We Global" (2008), "Victory" (2010), "We the Best Forever" (2011), "Kiss the Ring" (2012)"Suffering From Success" (2013) and "I Changed A Lot" (2015). DJ Khaled has also released the albums Major Key in 2016 and Grateful in 2017. With his debut, he landed at the number 12 position on US Billboard 200, while his third album's single "I'm So Hood" earned him a platinum record in 2008. The same year, he also received the DJ of the Year awards both at the Ozone Awards and BET Hip Hop Awards. It was in 2009 that DJ Khaled took on his position as president of Def Jam South record label, and shortly after became the founder and CEO of We the Best Music Group.
DJ Khaled Career Earnings By Year:
2014: $7 million
2015: $8 million
2016: $15 million
2017: $24 million
2018: $27 million
Total (so far): $81 million
Today he is one of the most sought-after producers in hip-hop and a very popular social media personality. DJ Khaled's albums Major Key and Grateful both reached #1 on the Billboard 200, US Rap, and US R&B/Hip-Hop charts. His single "I'm the One" (featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, and Lil Wayne) reached #1 on several charts including in the US and the UK. His single "Wild Thoughts" (featuring Rihanna and Bryson Tiller) was also a huge commercial success. Between September 2017 and September 2018, DJ Khaled earned an impressive $30 million thanks to touring, producing and, most importantly, endorsements. The vast majority of his earnings in a given year are from endorsements with companies like Ciroc, Apple and even Weight Watchers. He is one of the highest-paid people in hip-hop and his money doesn't actually have that much to do with hip-hop or even music in general.