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DJ Khaled Kicks Off VMA Weekend With Xbox Live Session in LA (PHOTOS)

DJ Skee and DJ Khaled/Photos by Matt Sayles/Invision for Xbox/AP Images

DJ Khaled helped kick off the VMA weekend in LA by hosting Xbox’s Live Session, a new live stream hosted on the Xbox Mixer Channel, a streaming service that offers viewers real-time influence and participation in live game streams.

During the livestream session, Khaled played Madden NFL 18 on Xbox One S. Among the topics discussed by Khaled during the livestream were the impact Snapchat has had on his career, gaming, flying for the first time, his son Asahd and the Mayweather fight.

Following the Xbox Live Session, Khaled hosted a gaming event at the Microsoft Lounge in Venice that was attended by such celebrities as Wayne Brady, Noah Cyrus, Anders Holm, Derek Hough, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Josiah Bell, Terrance Ross, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Stephanie Beatriz, Neil Brown Jr., Aldis Hodge and Janina Gavankar.

Radio personality and founder of Dash Radio, DJ Skee joined DJ Khaled in-studio. During the livestream, fans were able to submit questions to Khaled in addition to participate in giveaways.

Photos from the event are below.

DJ Skee and DJ Khaled host the first Xbox Live Sessions on Mixer at the Microsoft Lounge on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Venice, Calif. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for Xbox/AP Images)

DJ Skee and DJ Khaled

DJ Skee and DJ Khaled host first Xbox Live Sessions on Mixer at the Microsoft Lounge on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Venice, Calif. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for Xbox/AP Images)

DJ Skee and DJ Khaled host first Xbox Live Sessions on Mixer at the Microsoft Lounge on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Venice, Calif. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for Xbox/AP Images)

DJ Khaled and Wayne Brady at the DJ Khaled and Xbox Event at the Microsoft Lounge on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Venice, Calif. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for Xbox/AP Images)

DJ Khaled and Wayne Brady

Josiah Bell and Jurnee Smollett-Bell at the DJ Khaled and Xbox Event at the Microsoft Lounge on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Venice, Calif. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for Xbox/AP Images)

Josiah Bell and Jurnee Smollett-Bell

DJ Khaled and Xbox Event at the Microsoft Lounge on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Venice, Calif. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for Xbox/AP Images)

Utkarsh Ambudkar and Stephanie Beatriz

Noah Cyrus and DJ Khaled at the DJ Khaled and Xbox Event at the Microsoft Lounge on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Venice, Calif. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for Xbox/AP Images)

Noah Cyrus and DJ Khaled

Janina Gavankar and Wayne Brady at the DJ Khaled and Xbox Event at the Microsoft Lounge on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Venice, Calif. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for Xbox/AP Images)

Janina Gavankar and Wayne Brady

Derek Hough, left, and Hayley Erbert at the DJ Khaled and Xbox Event at the Microsoft Lounge on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Venice, Calif. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for Xbox/AP Images)

Derek Hough and Hayley Erbert