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World's Highest Paid DJ to Calvin Harris for Fourth Consecutive Year

Annually, Forbes releases their Electronic Cash Kings ranking, pinpointing just exactly who is the highest paid party starter. Calvin Harris has made his way right to the top, locking in a solid $63 million.

The publication points out that his Vegas gigs are pivotal to his overall income, making $400,000 per show. These numbers seem high, but actually prove to be less than last year's by $3 million... Just pocket change, right?

You could see the full list below. Congrats on your fourth year at the top, Calvin!

Below, catch the full list of Forbes’ kings of cash in the world of electronic music.

1. Calvin Harris ($63 million)
2. Tiësto ($38 million)
3. David Guetta ($28 million)
4. Zedd ($24.5 million)
5. Steve Aoki ($23.5 million)
6. Diplo ($23 million)
7. Skrillex ($20 million)
8. Kaskade ($19 million)
9. Martin Garrix ($16 million)
10. Dmitri Vegas & Like Mike ($15.5 million)
11. Afrojack ($15 million)
12. Avicii ($14.5 million)

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Written by GrooveVolt


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