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Wiz Khalifa is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and actor. He is one of the best rappers in the world.
Since debuting his first album in 2006, Khalifa has since released several hit songs.
As of 2023, Wiz Khalifa net worth is $ 50 million
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Wiz Khalifa Profile
Khalifa was born Cameron Jibril Thomaz on September 8, 1987 in Minot, North Dakota, to parents serving in the military.
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His parents divorced when Khalifa was about three years old. He is a military brat with his parents’ military service causing him to move regularly. Khalifa lived in Germany, the United Kingdom, and Japan before settling in Pittsburgh with his mother in around 1996 where he attended Taylor Allderdice High School. Soon after moving to Pittsburgh, Khalifa began to write and perform his own lyrics before he was a teenager.
Khalifa stage name is derived from Khalifa, an Arabic word meaning “successor”, and wisdom, which was shortened to Wiz when Khalifa was a young boy.
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Khalifa stated that the name also came from being called “young Wiz ’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.” He got a tattoo of his stage name on his 17th birthday.
By the age of 15 he was regularly recording his music in a studio called I.D. Labs. The management of the studio was so impressed by his lyrics that they allowed Khalifa to record for free.
Wiz Khalifa Net Worth
As of 2023, Wiz Khalifa net worth is $50 million .
Wiz Khalifa earns a lot from music but spends large amount of his earnings on drugs.
Khalifa is open about his use of cannabis, and he has claimed in many interviews that he spends $10,000 a month on cannabis, and also smokes daily. As of early 2014, Khalifa no longer pays for cannabis and is sponsored by The Cookie Company, a medical marijuana dispenser which sells his “Khalifa Kush” (KK) strain, which he partnered with RiverRock Cannabis to create.
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Khalifa graduated from Pittsburgh’s Taylor Allderdice High School and in January 2012, purchased a home in nearby Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.