DJ Khaled has addressed rumors he died in a car crash in a new video after sparking concern from fans.
The rapper took to Instagram on Thursday to share a message with his over 33 million followers.
DJ Khaled responded to rumors that he died in a car accident in a new postRexGettyRumors have been circulating since earlier this month that DJ Khaled tragically lost his life[/caption]
Instagram / DJ KhaledHe took to Instagram on Thursday to prove that he is alive and well[/caption]
In the clip, DJ Khaled recorded himself sitting in his living room with the fireplace burning behind him.
Family photos could be seen throughout the room as he directed his attention at the camera.
He then gushed over the yellow and black Savage X Fenty he was sporting, boasting about its quality and comfortability.
DJ Khaled concluded the video by giving a shoutout to the designer, Rihanna, and encouraging fans to purchase the sweatshirt.
The post comes as rumors have been circulating that the Grammy award winner tragically died in a car wreck.
It all started earlier this month when a viral article claimed DJ Khaled had lost his life in a motor vehicle accident
The website Not Allowed To reported the 47-year-old was using Snapchat when the incident occurred.
The post also claimed DJ Khaled’s vehicle was “badly damaged.”
It added the father of two “suffered mostly minor injuries” that included a minor fracture, cuts, and bruises but was still alive.
A TikTok video additionally claimed the rapper had died.
The post showed a clip of a news outlet named Channel 46 news reporting that the Louisiana native had died.
It read: “Khaled’s death was informed by the Broward County Sherrif’s office at exactly 5:30 pm.”
Snopes quickly debunked this claim after other rumors emerged.
DJ Khaled, born Khaled Mohamed Khaled, is a musician, record producer, and rapper from New Orleans.
Over the course of his career, he has released 13 albums – nearly all of which have received critical acclaim.
His fans were understandably upset and confused by the rumors.
One took to Twitter saying: “DJ Khaled is dead ??”
Another said: “Is the Reported Demise of DJ Khaled True or False?”
The rumors seemed to have been cleared up quickly, much to the relief of his adoring fans.
The Mega AgencyThe chatter of his alleged death began after an article circulated online claiming that DJ Khaled died and his vehicle was ‘badly damaged’[/caption]
GettyDJ Khaled is a producer and rapper who has released 13 notable albums throughout his career[/caption]