Wiz Khalifa Net Worth
With a net worth of $45 million, Wiz Khalifa began his music career with the release of his first album in 2006. The next year he signed a deal with Warner Brothers Records. His second album was released under the Warner Brothers label in November of 2009. The next year, in 2010, he released a single and signed an Atlantic Records deal. Then in 2011 he released his next album under the Rolling Papers label. Since then he has released more albums that have made it to the Billboard 100 charts.
In 2015 Khalifa released many singles, including a remix of a Fall Out Boys song, which he performed with the group at that year’s Billboard Music Awards. Khalifa also embarked on a tour with the Fall Out Boys. He also released a single that he dedicated to the late Paul Walker. Khalifa ended out the year with the release of his mix tape. He kicked off 2016 by releasing his self titled album in February.
Khalifa has been nominated for and won several awards. This includes three Teen Choice Awards given by the children’s cable TV network, Nickelodeon. He also won a BET award and a Billboard Music award.
Since 2012, Wiz Khalifa has appeared in several films and TV shows. This includes guest starring roles on Master of the Mix, Punk’d, This Is How I Made It and Ridiculousness. He appeared in two box office movies during 2015, playing himself in both.
Wiz Khalifa was first discovered by a record label founder in 2004. Wiz Khalifa was 16 years old at the time and signed a deal with Rostrum Records. The deal he signed was for both management and recording duties. He chose Khalifa as his stage name for its meaning; successor. Since he turned 17 years old he has had his stage name tattooed onto him.