Wiz Khalifa is a stage name, his original name is Cameron Jibril Thomaz. He was born on September 8, 1987, who is popularly known as an actor, rapper, songwriter, and famous singer of all time.
His debut album was released in the year 2006 named Show and Prove as he signed in 2007 with Warner Bros Records.
The minor hit of him is outreached by a Eurodance single in urban radio airplay which topped the charts in 2008.
His second album was released in the year 2009 along with Deal or No where his mixtape was released in April 2020 featuring Kush and Orange.
He signed with Atlantic for his album Black and Yellow which also peaked number one in Billboard Hot 100.
Later in 2011 his debut album Rolling Papers was released wherein in 2012 he backed up with the singles for Work Hard, Play Hard, and Remember you.
After a short gap of two years, he released his fifth album named Blacc Hollywood on August 18, 2014.
Followed by a soundtrack for the film Furious 7 in March 2015 which also peaked in the Billboard Hot 100 chart for nearly 12 weeks in number one position.
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In 2012 he acted in two films namely Ganges of Roses 2: Next Generation and Mac & Devin Go to High School where in the same year he also acted in television programs.
As Master of the Mix, This is How I Made It, Punk’d, and Ridiculousness. He performed in The Eric Andrew followed by American Dad! in the year 2016.
After 5 years of gap again he got featured in the movie of Demi Lovato: Simply Complicated in the year 2017. In 2019, he was a part of 3 episodes in Dickinson. In 2020, he is a part of Duncanville.
In the year 2011 he got nominated for his work on Wiz Khalifa followed by a nomination in See you again in 2015 for American Music Awards.
He won the BET Awards in the year 2011 as a Best New Artist for his work on Wiz Khalifa. He won an award as a Top New Artist in the year 2012 followed by an award on 2016 for See you Again in Billboard Music Award.
Wiz Khalifa was born in the region of Minot from North Dakota where his parents were military people. He had the worst childhood as his parents got divorced when he was just 3 years old.
He was brought up with his mother where they relocated to many places like Germany, Japan, UK and Pittsburgh.
Where in 1996 he joined Taylor Allderdice High School and that’s where he started to bloom as a rapper. Khalifa means successor which is a derived word from Arabic.
He tattooed his stage name when he turned 17 where all his recordings and music started in his 15th age itself.
He used to record in a studio named I.D Labs in the beginning as the management was fond of his lyrics they allowed him to record for free.
When he was just 16 years old he signed to Rostrum Records for his first label of Wiz Khalifa. In 2007 he signed with Warner Bros for several mixtapes.
He released several singles and collaborated them with other artists like Play-n-Skillz, David Banner and The Game.
In 2009, he again resumed his works by continuing with Rostrum Records. Again after a year he began working with more performers to gain popularity by signing with Atlantic Records.
After then he released Black and Yellow which was a sensational hit in Billboard Top 100.
Wiz Khalifa Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be $60 million as of the year 2020. He and his son Sebastian settled in the year 2019 at Los Angeles. He lavishly bought a contemporary home styled villa for $3. 5 million.
The area of the home covers 6, 000 square feet with five bedrooms, six bathrooms and a large kitchen with high tech appliances.
And a built in wine bar, home theatre and smart security system with a backyard, pool house, spa, and a barbecue area with outdoor kitchen.
Amber Rose came into his life and they both started to date in the beginning of 2011 where soon they ended up in engagement on March 1, 2012.
They got officially married on July 8, 2013, and the model Amber Rose became an happy mother by giving birth to her first son Sebastin Taylor who was born on 2013.
Their marriage life was not so smooth as they filed for divorce in 2014 for many differences among them where both the parents were given joint custody for their son in the year 2015.
Khalifa is transparent about his addiction towards cannabis and admits that he smokes daily.
As he spends nearly $10, 000 per month for it The Cookie Company partnered with him to introduce Khalifa Kush strain made of a medical marijuana dispenser.
He is also interested in martial art where he successfully recieved a black and red belt in 8th degree.
Wiz Khalifa is a different personality as he cannot be judged in one view. He is a popular musician, a caring father for his son, a great martial art and boxing champion who is also noted for his versatile acting in both movies and TV programs.