Wiz Khalifa – Net Worth in 2020, Height & Relationship With Amber Rose

What is Wiz Khalifa’s net worth?

Net Worth:
$60 million
Salary:Not available
Income Sources:Music career, endoesement deals, YouTube channel
Age/Date of Birth:
September 8, 1987
Height:
In feet: 6 ft 4 in
In centimeters: 193 cm
Nationality:American
Last Updated:
2020

Born Cameron Jibril Thomaz, Wiz Khalifa is an accomplished American rapper, songwriter and actor. A well-versed international rapper, Khalifa has released over four world-class albums which all stood out and gained him popularity as one of America’s most favourite rappers.

Besides music, rapper Wiz enjoys smoking weed and is a strong advocate of marijuana. His love for marijuana reportedly began when he was a child. At the time, his mother saw no problem with it but his father kicked against it. But after some time, his father changed his mind and embraced his smoking habit.

Khalifa got his first tattoo at the age of 16 – an act which brought his childhood aspiration to fruition. Since after his mother took him to get his first tattoo, he has continued to design his body with it, including tattooing his stage name on his body.

Wiz Khalifa’s Early Life and Career Beginnings

Cameron Jibril Thomaz was born in Minot, North Dakota on September 8, 1987, to Peachie Wimbush (mother) and Laurence Thomaz (father).

As a military officer, Laurence had to move from one city to another with his young family. Together with his family, he once lived in Germany, the United Kingdom, and Japan.

However, he spent a majority of his life in Pittsburgh, where his son, Khalifa also attended Taylor Allderdice High School. Laurence and Katie separated when Khalifa was only three years old.

Wiz majorly grew up in Pittsburgh with his older brother, Doren “Lala” Thomaz, who was born on October 31, 1984. “Lala”, a transgender, died on February 20, 2017, at the age of 32 from complications from lymphoma. He also has a half-sister whose name is Lauren Thomaz.

Rapper Khalifa, whose major influences in the music industry are The Notorious B.I.G, Jimi Hendrix, Camp Lo and Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, was named Khalifa (which means successor in Arabic) and “young wiz” (a shortened representation of the name “Wisdom”) by his Muslim grandfather when he was a young boy. According to him, this was because he excelled at everything he did as a child.

His Musical Journey So Far

Wiz showed skill and efficiency in everything he did as a child. His musical journey began when he contributed to a mixed tape which featured a number of artists from Pittsburgh. President of Rostrum records Benjy Grinberg was quickly impressed by his performance and signed him.

After releasing lots of Mixtapes, The Rolling Stones magazine in 2006 announced him as an artist to watch. He later signed to Atlantic records in 2010 and released the hit single “Black and Yellow”. It peaked at the top spot on Billboard 100. Wiz has released at least 5 studio albums. “Khalifa”, released in 2016 featured the hit single “See You Again” which received a Grammy nomination. The song was a tribute to late ‘Fast and Furious’ actor Paul Walker.

Film & TV

Wiz made his film debut with 2012 movie “Mac and Devin Go To High School” which also featured fellow rapper Snoop Dogg and is the most popular of the 5 movies he has starred.

His 2011 song “Young, Wild and Free” was used as the soundtrack for the movie. The track which featured Snoop Dogg and Bruno Mars sold about 160,000 copies in its first week of release and also debuted at number 10 on the Billboard 100. Wiz has also appeared in a number of television shows like “Master of the Mix”, “Punk’d”, “This is how I made it”, and “Ridiculousness”.

Wiz Khalifa

Details of His Earnings and Net Worth

Like every other musician, he makes money from selling his records, tours, and shows. He also banks from his record label Taylor Gang records, sells branded merchandise including tees, bottoms, hoodies and other accessories.

Sponsorship and featuring in programs helps to bolster his earnings from music. In 2011, the rapper charged $70,000 per show, but recently, the price has upped by over $30,000.

Like other rappers in the music industry, Wiz is always on the outlook for other money-making business ventures with a focus on sponsorship and licensing deals. For instance, after he had a run-in with the cops in 2016 for riding his hoverboard at the airport, the rapper took to his Twitter handle to hint a new hoverboard business when he said that cops could soon be riding his self-designed hoverboards.

READ   Geddy Lee Net Worth And What To Know About His Wife & Family

Khalifa owns a house in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania which he bought for $900,000 and about 10 cars including a Porsche and a classic 1964 Impala. He has an estimated net worth of $60 million which he accumulated from rapping, writing songs and other endeavours.

Relationship with Amber Rose and Son

Wiz Khalifa

While Amber Rose is well known for being rapper Kanye West’s ex-girlfriend, “Work Hard, Play Hard” hitmaker, Wiz Khalifa is famed for being Amber’s former husband. The respected rapper got married to the American model in a 2013 high-toned marriage ceremony which was graced by American magnates and heavyweights.

The American first-rate rapper and his then sweetheart started seeing each other in early 2011. They, however, took their relationship to the next level on March 1, 2012, when they formally announced their engagement.

A year and four months after their world-class engagement, Khalifa and Amber Rose then tied the knot, precisely on July 8, 2013. In the same year, the pair welcomed their first child Sebastian Taylor Thomaz, who arrived on February 21, 2013.

Khalifa and Amber’s marriage, however, took a turn for the worse in 2015 which saw them go separate ways after Rose filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences between her and her husband. The pair finalized their split in June 2016 when they officially ended their crisis-torn and short-lived marriage. They went on to mark their divorce at a strip club, where the pair apparently showed that there’s still love between them despite their separation.

As contained in the court documents, Khalifa was ordered by the law to pay Amber a whopping $1 million. Amber is said to have received $356,000 of the money from her ex-husband and is patiently waiting for the remaining $644,000.

Despite separating from each other, Khalifa and Amber have continued to play influential parental roles in the life of their only son. In addition to this, both share legal and physical custody of young Sebastian.

Khalifa’s Philadephia-born ex, Amber, is a renowned American actress and model who has walked the runway and has also appeared in numerous reality shows and first-rate music videos of celebrated musicians like Trinidadian-born American Nicki Minaj and ex-husband Wiz.

Amber dated respected rapper Kanye West who is now husband to American reality television personality, Kim Kardashian from 2008 to 2010. Her father (Michael Levonchuck) is of Irish and Italian descent while her mother is of Cape Verdean African.

Profile Summary 
First Name:Cameron
Last Name:Thomaz
Also Known As:
Wiz Khalifa, Little Queer
Sex/Gender:
Male
Profession:
Rrapper, singer, songwriter, and actor.
Famous For:The Eurodance-influenced single, “Say Yeah” and his albums like Show and Prove (2006), Deal or No Deal (2009), Rolling Papers (2011), O.N.I.F.C (2012), among others
Colleges/Universities Attended:
Taylor Allderdice High School
Educational Qualifications:
Not available
Religion:
Unknown
Birthday & Zodiac
Age/Date of Birth:
September 8, 1987
Zodiac Sign:Virgo
Birth Place:
Minot, North Dakota
Nationality:American
Ethnicity/Race:
African American
Country of Residence:
USA
Physical Attributes
Height:
In feet: 6 ft 4 in
In centimeters: 193 cm
Weight:
In kilograms: 78 kg
In pounds: 172 lbs
Eye Colour:
Dark Brown
Hair Color:
Black
Other Body Measurements:
Chest Size: 39 Inches, Waist Size: 31 Inches, Biceps Size: 13 Inches
Relationships
Marital Status:
Dating
Spouse/Partner:
Aimee Aguilar
Family and Relatives
Father:
Laurence Thomaz
Mother:Peachie Wimbush
Children:
Sebastian Taylor (born 2013)
Siblings:Trasgender sister Doren “Lala” Thomaz (died in 2017)
Other Relatives:
Not known
Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth:
$60 million
Salary:Not available
Source of Wealth:
Music career, endoesement deals, YouTube channel
READ   A Complete List Of All The Men Ariana Grande Has Dated and How She Garnered Her Net worth

Trivia Questions and Answers

The rapper is 6 feet 4 inches tall.

Recent reports have it that Wiz is currently dating model Aimee Aguilar. This comes just shortly after he parted ways with model Winnie Harlow.

Avatar
Chuck Dez
Chuck is a personal finance and entertainment writer with over 15 years of experience covering famous biographies, personal finance, celebrity net worth, and celebrity lifestyles. He loves the process of researching new information, discovering and learning new things, as well as putting into words, interesting things others might like to read. When he's not talking about the future of media, business or entertainment, you'll find him watching films, reading or spending time with his wife and kids

Recommended

Who Exactly is Satoshi Nakamoto and What is His Net Worth?

The global economy has witnessed several upheavals in recent years but one that is quite momentous and enduring is the issue of cryptocurrencies. These...

What is Donald Trump’s Actual Net Worth and Who are His Wife and Children?

What is Donald Trump's actual net worth? Donald Trump is an American politician, businessman, real-estate developer, author, politician and television personality who has a net...

Chris Brown Net Worth and Facts About His Numerous Girlfriends and Daughter

Christopher Brown is an African-American musician who majored in the R&B genre. Aka Breezy, Chris Brown is also a songwriter, dancer, and actor who...

20 Famous Bitcoin Billionaires and Millionaires

Following the creation of Bitcoin on January 3rd, 2009 by the mysterious developer, Satoshi Nakamoto, many early adopters of the cryptocurrency have greatly increased...

15 Most Expensive Gifts in the World and How Much They Cost

One proven way of expressing our affection for loved ones is through gifts. It could be something as simple as a card or a...

15 Most Expensive Phones In The World Today and Their Prices

Some 50 years ago, the mere thought of a device the size of a wallet pulling off the amazing things digitally possible in today's...

17 Celebrities That are Fighting Serious Illnesses

Forget all the glitz and glamour, forget also the extravagant lifestyles, celebrities aren't any different from the rest of us. They are humans and...

Drake – Drake Net Worth, Height and Facts About His Baby Mama and Girlfriends

What is Drake's net worth? As of 2021, Drake's net worth is $180 million. The Canadian-born rapper stands out as one of the greatest rappers...

The Best and Worst Airports in Europe

Airports are the gates through which visitors who fly in or out of every state must pass. More often than not, travellers get to...

Is Oprah Winfrey Married? What is Her Net Worth and How Old is She?

Oprah Winfrey is a media mogul, actress, philanthropist, television host, and producer who has a net worth of $2.6 billion. In 2018, she won...

The 20 Most Expensive Private Luxury Yachts And Their Owners

The world's billionaires can pretty much afford anything they want - from the rarest diamonds to private jets, the most luxurious apartments, super-fast cars,...

The Worst And Best Airports Around The World Right Now

SleepingInAirports, a travel website that conducts yearly survey using travellers' experiences in order to establish the best and worst aviation terminals every year recently...

Featured Today

Who is Zack Snyder’s Daughter Autumn Snyder and Why Did She Commit Suicide?

It could be hard to understand why someone would ever take their own life; leaving their family and loved ones to suffer in a...

Understanding Vivian Liberto’s Early Life, Ethnicity and Relationship With Johnny Cash

Everyone finds a way to leave a mark on the world and while many do so through their profession, some do so through their...

Erica Herman – Age, Height & Net Worth Of Tiger Wood’s Girlfriend

Erica Herman is an American woman who shot into the limelight after she was romantically linked to Tiger Woods, one of the world's most...

Pokémon Card Value and Price Guide: How Much Money Are Your Cards Worth Now?

In recent years, interest in the Pokémon Trading Card Game (PTCG) has grown immensely as multiple cards have been sold for jaw-dropping prices at...

Is Jamie Clayton Transgender? What Was She Like As A Boy?

Fame they say doesn’t come by age; Jamie Clayton is a clear proof to that fact. The American actress garnered fame in her thirties...

Related Stories