DJ Khaled Talks Blowing Up On Snapchat, New Album & More On The Breakfast Club
As you’re aware, DJ Khaled just dropped off one of the biggest albums of the year on Friday called Major Key, which features just about everyone in the industry, including Jay Z, Jeezy, Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, Drake, Lil Wayne, Nas, Future, Big Sean, Rick Ross, Chris Brown, Bryson Tiller, and many many more. While out in NYC doing the promo run for it, Khaled of course made his way by the biggest radio outlet in The Breakfast Club for a new interview.
DJ Khaled Shares How To Become A Success
DJ Khaled will be dropping Major Key tomorrow, but before we get the -major- key, he's offering up a few keys to success. The DJ sat down with GQ in the back of a white Rolls Royce that "they" don't want him to own, where he explained his how he's become a "massive success"-- and it's basically by working all the time. He goes on to speak on his impending fatherhood, saying he only wants his son to experience joy. He talks about "they" of course. "'They' out there will try to tear down something that's good," Khaled says. Don't let them do that.
DJ Khaled On Ebro In The Morning
DJ Khaled stopped by HOT 97's morning show, Ebro in the Morning, despite Ebro himself being absent (although he pops up mid interview via the phone). Peter Rosenberg took the reigns alongside Khaled and Laura Stylez. The Snapchat King is currently hyping up fans for his upcoming album Major Key, which drops on Friday on Apple Music. He talks about the album with HOT 97 and even does a special drop for Laura ("poetry alert"). Khaled also goes into detail about 'they' not wanting us to love, meeting President Obama and going to the White House and more.
DJ Khaled & Tony Robbins Talk About Experiencing Homelessness
Earlier today, DJ Khaled appeared on the cover of Complex magazine for the second time in under a year. This time, however, he shared the cover with an unexpected celebrity, motivational speaker and self-help author Tony Robbins. Khaled has basically assumed the former role for himself these days, and it wouldn't be surprising if he put out a book in the near future.
DJ Khaled Feat. Jay Z & Future "I Got The Keys" Video
DJ Khaled Feat. Jay Z & Future
Over two months ago, Southside let it slip that he had taken part in producing a record that features Future, Jay Z, and DJ Khaled. The next month, it was revealed that this particular anthem indeed exists and that it belongs to DJ Khaled. Reserved for his upcoming album, Major Key, the kingpin collaboration was titled "I Got the Keys." Summer is now fully underway, and as much of the hip-hop world was tuned into the BET Awards tonight, Khaled decided that the time was ripe to finally share his highly anticipated new single.
DJ Khaled Speaks About The Keys To Sneaker Investment
Chelsea Handler's Chief Financial Correspondent, more commonly known as DJ Khaled, recently spoke about the importance of sneaker investment with an Entrepreneur and Wealth Advisor on her hit Netflix show, "Chelsea." If you were hoping to see a handful of major key alerts and the rare "Icon Alert" Air Jordan 3s, you've come to the right place. If you were actually hoping to find some in-depth sneaker investment strategy, you might want to look elsewhere.
DJ Khaled Hits The Nail Salon With Ray Liotta In New Apple Music Commercial
DJ Khaled is Apple Music's new de facto spokesman. In a new Beats 1 commercial released earlier this week, he cruises down the Pacific Crest Highway in a droptop Phantom driven by Naomi Campbell. He even gets a smooch from Campbell in the process. Major key!!! Just days later, Apple Music has released another new Khaled commercial. This one involves Khaled and actor Ray Liotta.
DJ Khaled & Naomi Campbell Cruise To "For Free" In New Apple Music Commercial
Apple Music is slowly -- well actually pretty damn quickly -- taking over the hip-hop game. Yesterday, DJ Khaled and Drake, two noted partners with the company, released their new collab single: "For Free." Drake returned to the Beats 1 airwaves tonight to share three new exclusives via OVO Sound Radio -- but back to "For Free," which, a day upon its release, is already featured in the latest Apple Music commerical.
Chance The Rapper Feat. 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne "No Problem" Video
Chance The Rapper Feat. 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne
Few projects this year have garnered as much excitement as Chance the Rapper's Coloring Book, and the anticipation exploded in the hours leading up to the release, as Chance shared a surprise collaboration with 2 Chainz and Lil Wayne, "No Problem," that's already a frontrunner in the unofficial "song of the summer" contest.
DJ Khaled On Hot 97
Yesterday, in addition to announcing a new album (Major Key, on the way) and a new business deal with Epic for We The Best, DJ Khaled also appeared on Ebro in the Morning for Hot 97. This forty-five-minute-long "cloth talk" episode finds Khaled explaining how his "whole life" changed.
Nardwuar Vs. DJ Khaled
DJ Khaled may be having something of a moment with SnapChat right now, but he's had a long storied career as a DJ, and naturally, Nardwuar made sure to dig deep in his latest interview with Khaled at SXSW this year. Right off the bat, Nard brings Khaled back to his early days in Florida, getting him to reflect on a few legendary vinyl releases from the city's vibrant music scene.
DJ Khaled Talks Positivity & "They" On "Ellen"
DJ Khaled is bigger than he's ever been, breaking through to a whole new audience through his incredible SnapChat talents, and building an incredible cult in the process. Today, he guested on Ellen's show, which is a key to success in itself, and surely should give him some more exposure to the older audience that still has no idea what a SnapChat is.After explaining exactly who "They" are for probably the hundredth time, Khaled talked about his positive approach to life, and accepted a few gifts from Ellen, which he naturally took some Snaps of right away.
Watch DJ Khaled Interview French Montana Before The "Wave Gods" Premiere
French Montana & DJ Khaled
DJ Khaled's We the Best radio on Beats 1 is giving OVO Sound a run for its money.
DJ Khaled Interviews Nas For We The Best Radio
DJ Khaled & Nas
DJ Khaled is putting his new platform -- his own We the Best radio show on Beats 1 -- to good use. On the inaugural episode, he premiered Future's latest album, EVOL, and on the second episode, which originally premiered on February 12, he sat down with Nas for an illuminating in-depth interview. It turns out that interview was filmed, and you can now watch Khaled's fireside chat with Nas, which came with a side of fine Cognac.
DJ Khaled Speaks On His Snapchat Success
DJ Khaled has become a larger figure as of late thanks to his 24/7 presence on Snapchat. If you follow him, you know that he is constantly Snapping his daily routine, whether that's an egg-white breakfast "they" don't want you to eat, elliptical talk, or watering his flowers. He's seen a sudden increase in popularity thanks to Snapchat alone-- he estimates in this ABC Nightline segment that half of his followers are new-found fans, thanks to his Snapchat.
Yo Gotti "Down In The DM" Video
"Down in the DM" has been one of the biggest rap songs of the past couple of months -- and certainly the biggest of Yo Gotti's career. Earlier today, the CMG boss unveiled the official remix, which was done justice with a couple of thirst-trapping verses from Nicki Minaj, and now it's time for the official video.
Azizi Gibson "DJ Khaled" Video
Azizi Gibson released the very hot track “DJ Khaled” earlier in January, inspired by the Snapchat God’s lessons. Now the track has an 16-bit version and it’s major key.
DJ Khaled & Future Perform On Jimmy Kimmel
DJ Khaled & Future
Last night, DJ Khaled was the musical guest on Jimmy Kimmel, and he brought Future along for a mash-up of his hits. Although Khaled's last album, I Changed A Lot, was pretty lacklustre, the Miami native has found new avenues for success: Snapchat.
DJ Khaled Appears On The Daily Show, Shares Keys To Success
It didn't take long after the release of DJ Khaled's disastrous album I Changed a Lot for fans to accept him again, this time as Snapchat philosopher dispensing pearls of wisdom to his loyal followers, a life coach making teachable moments out of the most mundane aspects of his day. Few artists have successfully commodified/monopolized an emoji, but when somebody sees the 🔑, they think Khaled.