Khalid Donnel Robinson, born on February 11, 1998, known as Khalid, is an American singer and songwriter. He is signed to RCA Records and Right Hand Music Group. His debut single, “Location”, was released in July 2016 which managed to peak at number 16 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and was also certified quadruple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). His album, American Teen, was released on March 3, 2017.
Born in Fort Stewart, Georgia, United States, his mother’s name is Linda Wolfe. He has one sibling.
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Name: Khalid Donnel Robinson
- Nickname: Khalid
- Birth Date: February 11, 1998
- Age: 21 Years old
- Gender: Male
- Birthplace: Fort Stewart, Georgia, United States
- Current Residence: El Paso, Texas, United States
- Education: Americas High School
- Profession: Singer and Songwriter.
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Black
- Religion: Unknown
- Girlfriend: Alina Baraz
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Black
- Zodiac: Aquarius
- Net Worth: 2 Million USD
- Earnings: Not Available
- Height: 5 feet 10.5 inch (179 cm)
- Weight: 80 Kg (176 lbs.)
Trivia/Facts that you may not know about Khalid
- He got exposure after the reality star and social media star Kylie Jenner shared a three-second Snapchat of her dancing on the tunes of song, Location.
- His parents have served in US military.
- If he hadn’t found success as recording artist, Khalid would have loved to become an English teacher or a music teacher.
- His mother had her own ambitions to become an R&B singer but due to her family responsibilities she jointed a stable career work in US Army.
- Tunji Balogun, the Vice president of A&R for RCA Records, discovered him on Soundcloud.
- While studying in high school, Khalid joined school’s choir and started taking voice lessons.
- In July 2016, Khalid was at number 2 spot on the Billboard Twitter Emerging Artists chart.
- In February 2017, he was declared as the New Artist of the Week.
- Visit Khalid official website @ khalidofficial.com.