Calvin Harris, is a Scottish DJ, record producer, singer, and musician. His debut studio album, entitled I Created Disco, was released in June 2007. His singles titled ‘Acceptable in the 80s’ and ‘The Girls’ both reportedly reached the top 10 in the UK. In 2009, he released his second studio album, Ready for the Weekend, which debuted at number one in the UK Albums Chart and whose lead single, titled I’m Not Alone , turned into his first song ever to top the UK Singles Chart. . In 2012, Calvin Harris achieved worldwide prominence with the arrival of his third studio album, A Year and a Half, which topped the UK Albums Chart and became his first album to chart on the US Billboard 200, peaking at number 19.
Many music producers or DJs have been taking over the world through their music and since their songs are ruling the charts, they can fetch a hefty measure of cash. Until recently, Calvin Harris responded to a fan’s question where he explained how he makes money through his music. It all started when a Twitter user shared a curious question, asking how artists like DJ Khaled and Calvin Harris get cash as the vast majority of their songs feature vocals from other artists.
Dj Calvin Harris Clap Back On Twitter User Who Asked How He Makes Money
Calvin Harris is a Grammy-winning music producer and artist, and he took to the social media platform Twitter on Friday August 26 to fire back at a Twitter user who addressed how compensation works, particularly when stars like Calvin Harris and DJ Khaled are known to people in general for their registries full of highlighted artists. I usually can’t help but think about how DJs like DJ Khaled and Calvin Harris make bread. Like their songs they are all different artists. Production revenue only? the Twitter user composed.
Explaining his side, the ‘This Is What You Came For’ hitmaker said he earns an income as he composes, produces, mixes, plays every instrument, and sometimes does vocals for his songs. We found love, Summer, and Feel so close for example 100 percent publication because I did everything. The only reason I got the Frank Ocean feature was that he told me the song called we found love was one of his favorite songs, he added. The DJ ended his post by saying that he was the person who composed the hit song with Rihanna titled ‘We Found Love.’
Because I write, produce, mix, play every instrument and sometimes vocals. We found love, Summer, Feel so close for example 100% publication because I did everything. The only reason I got the Frank Ocean feature was that he told me we found love was one of his favorite songs. I wrote that song https://t.co/aIc0Wktscb
— Calvin Harris (@CalvinHarris) August 26, 2022
Calvin Harris may be the highest paid DJ/music producer ever, but little did fans have any idea that he started out as a supermarket stockist in Scotland before rising to -popularity. As indicated by SCMP, the ‘Skrt On Me’ hitmaker has an estimated total net worth estimated at $300 million. His income comes mainly from his music and live performances as he is reportedly being paid $400,000 per gig at his Las Vegas Residency. He has likewise acquired an incredible $100 million over the last few years.
Additionally, he recently sold his music catalog to Vine Alternative Investments for a staggering $100 million which was used for more than 100 tracks from his career, spanning from collaborations with artists such as Dua Lipa to ‘One Kiss ,’ Ariana Grande, Sam Smith, and a few more. Moreover, he earns cash from his YouTube account as he has more than 18 million subscribers as of now. The DJ supposedly earned $7.50 per 1000 views on his platform.
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