Facts of Wiz Khalifa
|Full Name:||Wiz Khalifa|
|Age:||36 years 3 months|
|Birth Date:||September 08,1987|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Capricorn|
|Birth Place:||Minot, North Dakota, United States|
|Father's Name:||Laurence Thomaz|
|Mother's Name:||Peachie Wimbush|
|Marital Status:||In Relation|
|Profession:||rapper, singer, songwriter and actor.|
|Education:||Taylor Allderdice High School|
|Height / How tall? :||6 feet 4 inches (1.93m)|
|Net Worth:||$45 million|
|Eye Color:||dark brown|
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Wiz Khalifa is a rapper, singer, songwriter as well as an actor. He is also well known for his debut single for Atlantic, “Black and Yellow”, which peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100.
Rapper Wiz Khalifa’s new song
Below is the official video of the rapper Wiz Khalifa’s new song called ‘Hunnid Bands’. Directed by Sebastian Maldonado, the song track has been produced by Tay Keith. It is not certain whether the song may be part of Wiz’s forthcoming LP called Rolling Papers 2.
This sing follows the last project titled Laugh Now, Fly Later. This was released in November 2017.
Wiz Khalifa real name and age
Wiz Khalifa was born as Cameron Jibril Thomaz. He was born in Minot, North Dakota, the USA on 8 September 1987 making his age as 30 years. His parents worked in the military. When Wiz was 3, his parents separated. Due to his parental military job, Wiz has been to multiple places such as Germany, the UK, and Japan. He then settled in Pittsburgh where he studied at the Taylor Allderdice High School.
Explaining how he got the name of Wiz Khalifa, he had once said:
’cause I was good at everything I did, and my granddad is Muslim, so he gave me that name; he felt like that’s what I was doing with my music.”
This name is tattooed on his body on his 17th birthday. He had an interest and love for music right from his childhood days.
Wiz and his career
Wiz’s name caught the attention of Rostrum Records president Benjy Grinberg in 2004 when he heard one of his mixtapes. On meeting 16-year-old Wiz, Grinberg decided immediately to launch him. He later said:
“Even though he wasn’t all the way developed you could just tell that he was a diamond in the rough, and that with some polishing, guidance and backing he could become something special.”
He was with this label for 7 years and continued to refine and develop. After his mixtape in 2005, he released his first album called Show and Prove in 2006. He was named an artist to watch by Rolling Stone magazine.
In 2007, he released two more mixtapes. He released a single with Warner Bros which peaked on number 25 on Billboard Rhythmic Top 40 list. He released more mixtapes in the year 2009. His second album was called Deal or No Deal and it was released on 24 November 2009.
He also performed and did opening acts at various music festivals. He was on the cover of XXL Magazine with other musicians. He also started music tours for his songs as well as with other artists. He also appeared in the music videos of other singers and rappers.
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The mainstream success
His mainstream success came in 2010 with his single Black and Yellow which was on Billboard Top 100. His debut album with Atlantic Records came in 2011. He also began his record label called Taylor Gang Records. In 2011, he was also nominated for the BET awards. He collaborated with British rapper Tinie Tempah. His album O.N.I.F.C. had great sales and won him accolades. He released more albums many of which had many hit songs.
Split with Benjy Grinberg
After 10 years of partnership, Wiz split with his former manager Benjy Grinberg. The case also went to court.
Wiz Khalifa relationships and children
Wiz dated model Amber Rose from 2011. They got engaged in 2012 and married on 8 July 2013. The couple had a child named Sebastian in 2013. In 2014, they divorced.
The two continue to be friends and co-parent their son. They had a recent playful back-and-forth on social media recently.
Wiz Khalifa Body measurement
Wiz Khalifa has obtained a height of 6feet 4 inches and owns a weigh of 78kgs. His hair color is black and has a pair of dark brown eyes. Furthermore, his distinctive feature is Body covered in tattoos and piercing ear.
Wiz Khalifa social media
Wiz Khalifa is active on social media including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube. He has gained more than 33.7 million followers on Twitter, more than 25.8 million followers on Instagram, more than 38.5 million followers on Facebook, and over 17 million subscribers on YouTube.