This post is about the best paid DJs in the whole world currently. They rule the music industry and produce the best beats out there. The richest DJs in the world presently are the best at what they do and currently we will look at the top 6 of them.
Below is a list of top 6 Richest DJs In The World Presently
1. Calvin Harris – $66 Million
The highest paid DJ in the world at the moment is none other than theScottish producer, remixer and songwriter, Calvin Harris. Between June 2014 and June 2015, he amassed a whopping $660 million. Calvin Harris, without doubt is the highest earning DJ on earth.
2. David Guetta – $37 Million
The second highest earning DJ in the world presently is none other than the French beat producer, David Guetta. David Guetta is world famous and his earnings of $37 million put him in second position on this list. He performed live at Euro 2016.
3. Tiësto – $36 Million
Dutch DJ Tiësto comes third on this list. He has been around for more than ten years and in that time he has established himself as one of the highest paid DJs in the world. His earnings of $36 million is only lower than that of David Guetta. Tiësto represents huge influence in House, Progressive House and Trance. His career began back in the mid-90s when he was resident in local Dutch Clubs. Possibly оne оf the mоst significant mоments оf his life, was prefоrming live at the 2004 Athens Olympics.
4. Skrillex – $24 Million
The American king of Dubstep remixes, Skrillex, comes fourth on the list with a total earnings of $24million. He began his career as part of From First to Last, as singer, but in 2007 began his solo path to glory. We can probably all remember the sudden spree of Skrillex remixes suddenly flooding YouTube, and even if some of them were possibly awkward in sound, they still managed to attract millions. He earns from live shows and from OWSLA label.
4. Steve Aoki – $24 Million
Steve Aoki came in tied with Skrillex at fourth place, earning $24 million. This year was probably one of the most successful years for the American Electro and Dubstep king, adding $1 million to last year’s $23 million. Over the 12 months evaluation period he clocked 216 shows due to his ability to pack in three shows a day. His active career dates back to 1996, when he founded the Dim Mak Records, associated with famous artists like MSTRKRFT and The Bloody Beetroots.
6. Avicii – $19 Million
Avicii is highly popular worldwide, his being 6th on this list is because those ahead of him have paid their dues in the music industry. Between 2014-2015 Avicii earned $19 million.
There you have it, these are the highest paid, highest earning, most expensive DJs in the world currently.