DJ Khaled Gives Disabled Fan a We the Best Chain
New friendship alert. DJ Khaled recently linked up with one of his biggest fans, Christopher Alvarez, and Khaled gave the 18-year-old his phone number and an official We The Best chain.
According to TMZ, Alvarez suffers from thanatophoric dysplasia, a skeletal disorder that affects about one in 60,000 births. Doctors told Alvarez that he would only live to age five, but he recently turned 18 and graduated as valedictorian of his high school class.
TMZ reports that Alvarez and Khaled have already set up another meeting. The New York native and We The Best superfan wants to become a reporter, and he has already landed one-on-one interviews with Jennifer Lopez, Selena Gomez, Enrique Iglesias and Maroon 5.
In other Khaled news, the Snapchat God recently dropped the tracklist to his upcoming album Major Key. The 14-track project contains features from artists including Jay Z, Future, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Nas, Big Sean, J. Cole, Bryson Tiller, Gucci Mane, 2 Chainz, Lil Wayne, Travi$ Scott, Wiz Khalifa, Wale, Busta Rhymes, French Montana and more.
K. Dot appears on the track "Holy Key," and he really goes in. The TDE rapper spits, "I destroy and divorce what you eating, don’t you hire me/Tape recording my voices and tweak it, let’s play hide and seek/Wall distortion and forfeit this evening, you should try at least/I’m restoring the portrait of feasting, nigga, high on beast/I don’t like to sleep, I’m up like coyote, I might OD/Hair like ODB, I’m off a higher need/Khaled is valid, I been looking for inspiration/But when you the only king, you the only one in the matrix."
You can check out Khaled and Alvarez' meeting in the video above via TMZ. Keep it locked to XXL for more DJ Khaled news.
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