DJ Khaled, one among hip-hop’s largest personalities and most profitable artists, acquired his star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame on Monday.
Khaled, 46, was joined by his spouse, Nicole Tuck, and their two youngsters, Asahd and Aalam. Fats Joe, Sean “Diddy” Combs, and Jay-Z had been additionally available as he unveiled the star that bears his identify.
The ceremony was presided over by Dwayne Gathers, previous chair of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, with different company like Epic Information CEO Sylvia Rhone, government Antonio “LA” Reid, Jeezy, Future, and Teyana Taylor, in attendance. Fats Joe and Combs had been each visitor audio system on the ceremony.
Certainly one of Khaled’s large breaks was working with Fats Joe because the on-stage DJ for his hip-hop collective, Terror Squad, throughout their stay exhibits.
“After I first met Khaled, I fell in love with him, his charisma, his character,” Fats Joe mentioned. “I knew that in the future, all people else on this planet would get what I acquired; a particular man.”
Identified for his catchphrase, “We the Greatest,” Khaled earned his spot as the two,719th recipient of a Hollywood Stroll of Fame star after almost twenty years of releasing platinum and multi-platinum singles and albums.
Khaled made a reputation for himself by connecting star-studded artists of rap, R&B, pop, and different genres on songs that turned large hits. Such songs embrace “All I Do Is Win,” with T-Ache, Rick Ross, Ludacris, and Snoop Dogg, “I Received the Keys,” characteristic Jay-Z and Future, and “I’m On One,” with Drake, Ross, and Lil Wayne.
With all of his accomplishments, Khaled credit his success to his ambition and work ethic, impressed by his household and religion.
“All people who places out nice work loves greatness to come back again,” Khaled advised Variety main as much as receiving his star.
“Now, am I pushed by awards or different accolades? No. That I got here from nothing, that I made it this far, and that I hold going and I continue to grow — that’s what drives me. Being a father of two youngsters drives me. Being a great man drives me — being there for my household and my youngsters. I’m grateful for blessings that God gave me.”
Khaled joins a bunch of different famed musicians on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame together with Mary J. Blige, Quincy Jones, the late Michael Jackson, LL Cool J, Janet Jackson, Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, and extra.
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