Instead of being one among the many, Wiz Khalifa net worth estimated $200 million, nicely translates to the rapper’s being one of the most prolific rappers. He, a singer-songwriter and all along a rapper, came to rock the music industry over the period of the late 2000s.
With all his city’s hip-hop glories, the American rapper has so far multiple names such as Khalifa, the Little Queer, Young Khalifa, Wiz and Cameron Jibril Thomaz while the most popular of his names is Wiz Khalifa, his favorite stage name.
Early life and family:
Originally named Cameron Jibril Thomaz, the well-versed young rapper was born in Minot, North Dakota on 8th September, 1987. Having both father and mother serving in the military, Thomaz spent time in the United Kingdom, Japan and Germany. Eventually, he settled with the family in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Wiz’s parents are Laurence Thomaz and Peachie Wimbush.
Star Natalie Nunn was Wiz Khalifa’s first girlfriend with who his relationship came to an end as he started feeling attractions for model Amber Rose, the former girlfriend of rapper Kanye West. Wiz’s relationship with his new girlfriend Amber gave raise to few controversies which included a widely recognized confrontation with Amber’s former lover Kanye West.
Wiz’s journey of love with Amber started as he proposed her on 1st March, 2012 with a precious diamond ring. Later, they got married, and the couple started dwelling in Wiz’s Pennsylvanian residence. The couple has also welcomed a son in February 2014. They named their loving child Sebastian Taylor Thomaz.
The rise of Wiz Khalifa’s net worth
Over the entire duration of the late 2000s, Wiz Khalifa executed his hardcore rhymes and young bravado quite charismatically which eventually made him become a glaring star in the industry. All the way, he seems to put some of his efforts to build up his native city’s hip-hop glamour. However, he strived to create a very special sound that is uniquely attached to Pittsburgh fashion. His reliance on the influences of East Coast hip-hop is quite evident till now.
Wiz Khalifa – See You Again (Furious 7 Soundtrack)
He started composing hip-hops at a very tender age, probably when he was nine, and got his first rap recorded when he reached 12. The release of his maiden mix tape named Prince of the City: Welcome to Pistolvania in 2005 brought him quickly into the limelight.
The following year, he came on to release “Show and Prove”, the maiden full-length album. He released another big hit titled “Black and Yellow” that stayed on top of American Billboard Hot 100 and sold more than 3 millions singles. With these two big hits and a single “Say Yeah”, Wiz Khalifa found not difficulties in establishing himself as one of the finest rap musicians in the USA. Afterwards, he released five studio albums consecutively.
In 2010-2011, his on-stage performance in over 100 shows earned him over $11 million, an amount that made him one of the richest US rappers. Wiz Khalifa net worth solely contributed to his being eleventh Cash King in the Forbes list. In 2012, the singer cum actor had an expectation to earn around a hundred million dollars.
In 2010-11, each of the rapper’s nightly performance earned him as much as $70,000 on an average, which could touch around $100,000 per night the following year. Apart from the live events, his earnings consist of merchandising and album sales.
Wiz Khalifa’s assets giving answer to how much is Wiz Khalifa worth:
A 2.8-acre private and serene wooded area in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania is probably the most important asset of the rapper.
His lavish residence that is worth $900,000 comprises a 3,891 square-foot luxurious and modern house consisting of five well-equipped bedrooms, four eco-friendly yet luxurious bathrooms, a guesthouse and a master suite. He has garaged three highly coveted cars such as Rolls Royce, Porsche 991 and Challenger SRT8 worth $31,800.
Wiz’s lifestyle ambiguously representing how much money does Wiz Khalifa make a year:
The rapper has not yet kept his weed habit as a secret as he claims to spend around $10,000 a month to nurture this infamous habit. Like all rappers, he prefers daring sartorial clothing style to conventional formal clothing.
He has panache for neither fashion nor brand. With adoration for skinny jeans, he spends anywhere between $25 and $400 to buy a pair.
Wiz Khalifa’s body measurements:
Height: 6’4″ or 1.93 m
Weight: 181 lbs or 82 kg
Hair and Eye color: Black
Star Sign: Virgo
Shoe Size: 11.5
Wiz’s distinctive features include a lot of tattoos and ear piercings. Despite the enviable Wiz Khalifa net worth, the rapper does not employ any fashion designer, but much to his fans’ surprises, he is currently working to design a clothing line that is thought to exclusively represent his style.