Calvin Harris is recognized as the highest paid Dj in the world
25 august 2014, 08:10 2560 views


For two years the list is headed by a native of Scotland's Calvin Harris. His income amounted $66 million, in the three leaders were Frenchman David Guetta ($30 million) and 24-year-old Swede Avicii ($28 million), which is ahead in the rating of a cult figure in the world of dance music - DJ Tiesto.

Assessment of income DJs evolved from a combination of the following factors: fees for live performances, royalties from album sales and brand attributes and businesses musicians outside the industry.

Used open information from the sites as Songkick, Pollstar, the RIAA, also journalists talked with promoters, managers, lawyers and DJs themselves, reports