The American edition of Forbes has made a rating of the highest paid DJs in the world. The list, consisting of 15 musicians, published on the newspaper’s website.
In particular, the leader of the ranking with an income of 48 million dollars. became Scottish DJ Adam Richard Wiles better known as Calvin Harris (Calvin Harris). Among his hits – “Summer”, “We Found Love” with Rihanna, and many others. Note that last year he was also named the richest DJ in the world.
Second place went to blowing DJs, The Chainsmokers, earned in two of 45.5 million dollars.
The third position is 49-year-old Dutchman Tiesto, with annual earnings in the amount of $ 33 million.
With a difference of five million dollars, in fourth place is the American DJ Steve Aoki, and the top five Marshmello – thanks to DJing in the year he managed to earn 23 million dollars.
The top ten also included such DJs like Zedd (22 million dollars), Diplo (us $ 20 million), David Guetta (15 million dollars), Kaskade (13.5 million dollars), Martin Garrix (13 million dollars).
The last five places in the top 15 belong to the DJs Axwell & Ingrosso ($12 million), Kygo (11.5 million dollars), DJ Snake (11 million dollars), Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike (10.5 mln.), Afrojack (10 million dollars).
As previously reported, in August released a solo album, the DJ of Slipknot.