The NBA star player LeBron James just hinted about a music album in the making. And the fans just can’t keep calm over the best of both worlds; Dj Khaled and LeBron James collaborating. Is LBJ ready to knock the bottoms out in the court of music too? Here’s all the conjectures and details of the awaited to-be alliance.
Lebron James: The four-time NBA MVP (Most Valuable Player)
Born in Akron, Ohio, Lebron Raymone James Sr. was always a prodigy when it came to basketball. He is presently in the Los Angeles Lakers team since 2018 after playing for the teams Cleaveland Cavaliers and Miami Heat. The 6 feet and 8 inches tall, American basketball player has a blend of the perfect skills, strength, and abilities and holds several records. Popularly nicknamed King James, he has won the Olympic Gold medal in 2008 and 2012.
Dj Khaled: The Don Dada of hip-hop music
Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, the now 45 years old pop star Khaled Mohamed Khaled has his fair share of struggles as a disc jockey before making it huge in the music industry. This DJ and songwriter worked with budding rap artists like Lil Wayne and Birdman and made his debut with the music album “Listennn: The Album (2006)”.He is known for being the Dj of the renowned hip-hop group Terror Squad. Khaled has been a top-notch music composer and all his songs have topped the Billboard charts including the recently released Popstar in 2020. He has also bagged a Grammy award in the category “Best Rap/sung performance” for the track “Higher”.
The LeBron James tweet that took the internet by storm
All the fans were in awe when the terrific Bron-Bron took to Twitter on the night of 17th February 2021. He posted about his ardent passion for music and how it has always enamoured him. James also showed his interest in trying an amateur attempt in the field of music too. While he jokingly assured his fans that he won’t be beating someone to the draw for rap skills, he does have many friends to turn this wish of his to downright reality.
Here’s the said golden tweet by King James:
After this tweet, Fans all over the world have gone gaga over the possibility of the collab of LeBron James and Dj Khaled. Since Khaled being a good, old friend to James is also one of the best rap artists in town, fans can’t help but notice the mindblowing amalgamation of the two.
The LeBron-Khaled friendship
The famous songwriter and NBA athlete have always had a comradeship that goes way back. There have been several incidents that have given a sneak peek of their fun. Like in 2016, after leading his team Cavaliers to a win against the Los Angeles Clippers; James started walking across the court to get in the frame of Khaled’s Snapchat selfie even before the final buzzer of the game.
They have also taken their friendship to the professional level, when in October 2020, Dj Khaled partnered up with James for his first-ever podcast. Lebron James’ Springhill Company along with Amazon music announced the podcast” The First One” hosted by Khaled where he invited several celebrities in.
Though King James can surely team up with the many comrades of his, all ace in the music industry; it is very much likely that his buddy from Terror Squad introduces James in his music debut. And until that is confirmed, the fans can’t take-it-easy for sure!