The life of Asahd Tuck Khaled, the first son of DJ Khaled

Asahd Tuck Khaledi is an executive music producer and social media star better known as the son of the I’m The One singer, DJ Khaled, and his wife, Nicole Tuck. Asahd, Khaled’s very first child, was one of the most famous children with the most paparazzi. He has walked red carpets and runways before he could walk properly.

Asahd graced the red carpets of Nickelodeon Awards, VH1 events and even the Grammys. Add to that the fact that he also had business with his father on a board level; amazing this was even before his 1st birthday; in fact just when he was a few months older. Khaled clearly comes across as a father determined to make his son a child prodigy. In fact, he’s one of the busiest kids in showbiz. Asahd’s fabulousness is a joy to watch for Khaled’s fans and even others.

To say the least, he already has his own collection of designer properties, cars, significant social media followers and whatever. With all that going on, it’s only exciting to see what Kahled and Nicole’s oldest son will become. Below are Asahd’s breakdowns; every time he did something a normal toddler or baby wouldn’t do.

The birth of Asahd Tuck Khaled was the best feeling for his father

Sometime after the birth of his No. 1 son, Asahd, his father, DJ Khaled told People magazine that becoming a father to Asahd was the best feeling in his life and it was indescribable and unbelievable.

Grammy winner and record producer with his first son, Asahd Tuck Khaled. Getty

The first child of Khaled and his longtime partner, Nicole, Asahd Tuck Khaled, was born on October 23, 2016. As of 2022, he will be 5 years old and will turn 6 in October this year.

His ancestors and grandparents

Paternally, Asahd is of Palestinian descent. His grandparents emigrated from the country and eventually lived in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was reportedly Arab music enthusiasts who supported their son, DJ Khaled, for rap and soul music.

DJ Khaled Posted Asahd Tuck Khaled’s Birth On Snapchat

The aforementioned cameras were an integral part of Asahd even before he took his first breath. Just as he was about to be born, his artist father, Khaled, started recording the entire process so he could post the moment on Snapchat afterward.

Apparently the GREECE singer asked the doctors if he could film the birth of his wife Nicole; a request that was promptly granted. Consequently, Asahd became some of the famous kids whose life started with social media.

He has a younger brother

Khaled has another son besides Asahd. The second son of the record executive and younger brother of Asahd, Aalam, was born in January 2020. Khaled announced the birth of his second child’s name after winning the best rap/sung performance at the 2020 Grammys.

Asahd Tuck Khaledi Is the first known boy to sign with Jordan

As mentioned, Asahd has literally been making headlines since day 1. And the now five-year-old did that again in early 2018 when he signed with the sportswear company Air Jordan† In doing so, he became the youngest employee to work with Jordan Brand for a designer children’s clothing line.

Greek singer DJ Khaled's first child, Asahd Tuck Khaled with air Jordan.
Rapper and producer, DJ Khaled’s first son, Asahd Tuck Khaled at Air Jordan.

The merch is called The Jordan Asahd Khaled Collection. It is apparently inspired by Asahd’s red carpet style and offers a range of colorful athletic tops, bottoms, hats and socks.

The collection went public at the Rookie USA fashion show at MILK in Los Angeles in February 2018. Asahd also modeled on the runway during the launch. He has also partnered with Haddad brands to launch limited-edition children’s clothing. The deal also includes a collection of accessories.

Asahd Khaled also has A charitable organization dedicated to him

Khaled has also started a non-profit organization for his son, Asahd, called We The Best Foundation. It mainly serves underprivileged children.

Khaled often hosts events and shows to raise money for his son’s foundation. For example, the money from the launch he did at the Rookie USA fashion show at MILK in Los Angeles in 2018 went to We The Best Foundation – The Asahd Initiative.

Asahd Executive produced one of his fathers, DJ Khaled’s albums

Another time Asahd was in the news was when at just four months he became the executive producer of his father’s 2017 album Grateful, the Grammy winner’s tenth studio songbook. Asahd’s father announced this news in March 2017 during… an interview with Jimmy Kimmel

Asahd Tuck Khaled produced an album for his father DJ Khaled
Grateful Executive Producer Asahd Tuck Khaled with his father and singer, DJ Khaled. Getty

The record producer said his son, Asahd, listened to all the songs in the recording studio, after which he gave some feedback back to his father. DJ Khaled added that when his and Nicole’s first child started laughing during a song, he knew everything he had done was okay.

The Hype Man says he often works on his music with Asahd next to him. And every time he writes down beats or a piece of music, he checks with his first son whether he likes it. Nicole’s son’s job as an executive producer in a recording studio involves throwing away subtle gestures and expressions.

Khaled claims that almost all of his and his son’s collaborations have become a hit. He also played a somewhat similar role to Jay Z and Beyonce’s single Shining. Asahd would work again as his father’s executive producer when he was 2 years old. That year, Khaled revealed to Billboard that Asahd was executive producing his then-new project, Vader of Asahd.

The Platinum-certified singer said in an interview that while working with his son Asahd, he also helps him predict which part of his song is going to be a hit. Khaled said that even if he can’t bring his son to the studio, he would confront him or put him on the phone with an artist.

Asahd Tuck Khaled expensive birthday

The Louisiana-born DJ has showered his children with glamour, since birth. And it was no surprise when he did something big for his son, Asahd’s 1st birthday. On his father’s birthday, Khaled invited all his famous friends to one of the most premium clubs in Miami, the elite LIV.

As for the birthday present, Khaled gave his son, Asahd, a gift worth $100,000. It was apparently a rose gold watch with an envelope of 600 diamonds. The birthday celebration also served as a fundraiser to help people in the local community. Khaled conducted the philanthropic part under the banner of We The Best Foundation.

Asahd Instagram is an adventure to watch

DJ Khaled’s son Asahd debuted on Instagram in early January 2017 with his own handle. Though those overseeing the account are still his parents, Khaled, and his wife, Nicole. Asahd’s domain on the image-sharing network mainly encompasses his luxurious state of life in addition to his occasional childish festivities.

singer and rapper, DJ Khaled and his wife, Nicole Tuck's first child, Asahd
Air Jordan partner and DJ Khaled’s first child, Asahd. Instagram

Another sensation on his Instagram are the custom-made four-wheelers of his own. On his Insta blog, he often exhibits his electric mini cars from the home of Ferrari and Rolls Royce. Asahd has more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram as of 2022.

DJ Khaled and his wife tried to trademark Asahd’s name

In April 2018, all reports circulated that Asahd’s parents, Khaled and Nicole, would file documents to trademark their first son Asahd’s name on merchandise.

TMZ reported the wild thoughts singer was looking for the copyright to Asahd’s name so they could name things, including key rings on mini kid’s cars.

Asahd with his father, DJ Khaled, and his brother, Aalam.
Five years old, Asahd with his father, DJ Khaled, and his brother, Aalam in June 2022. Instagram

They also wanted to put their son’s name on perfumes, cosmetics, bedding, video games and jewelry at the time. Other causes called for strollers, bibs, teethers, and others.

Asahd Khaled is quite rich for his age; What is his net worth?

Wealth has been synonymous with Asahd’s life since birth; even during childhood, he rolled around in a Fendi Monster Inglesina stroller with a market price of nearly $2000. He also had a partnership with premium stroller brand Cybex.

Even before turning one, Asahd wore designer tuxedos worth $3,000 to $4,000. His luxury is also reflected in his extravagant sneaker closet. The collection includes Asahd’s box of Jordans, Gucci and more. Other redundancies in his possession include custom-made mini-cars, a $100,000 Swiss watch and, of course, the designer sneaker collection.

It is worth noting that Khaled once posted an Instagram video in which he went to the Rolex store to buy the then 2-year-old Asahd an expensive watch. The video shows the desk clerk saying the timepiece comes with a price tag of about $34,000. Included in his assets are high fashion shoes, Jordan, Yeezy and Gucci.

What’s hard to miss is that Jordan deal his dad managed to sign for him when he was a baby. Not to mention cashing in on royalties from his father’s album, Grateful, which he co-produced with his father.

If nothing, one just can’t overlook that he has a watch worth $100k. It makes it safe to say that little Asahd’s net worth is at least hundreds of thousands of dollars. Furthermore, the advertising deals he has through his Instagram are worth 1.5 million followers.

Asahd Khaled Other Facts

  • Asahd is an Arabic name meaning ‘lion’.
  • Asahd also apparently received a letter from the former president, Barack Obama, and his family.
  • He has also been on the cover of Paper magazine.
  • Asahd is also a golf enthusiast.
  • In addition, through his contribution to his father’s music, Asahd has befriended other musicians including Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Zac Efron, Future, Justin Bieber, Diddy, Nas, and Big Sean, among others.


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