Updated 2014-08-20 15:24. Published 2014-08-20 14:44
Superior one in Forbes rankings “Electronic Cash Kings list”, however, the Scottish DJ and music producer Calvin Harris. The past 12 months is calculated he would have pulled the entire 455 million kronor, including 125 appearances at various festivals and club events, especially in Las Vegas.
Number two on list is David Guetta who is estimated to have spun home 207 million over the past 12 months. Guetta, a former nightclub manager in Paris, has toured with music artist Rihanna and written songs for pop stars Britney Spears and Lady Gaga.
third place awarded between the DJ Tiësto and 24-year-old Swede Avicii both of which are estimated to have brought in 193 million the past 12 months. Avicii, whose real name is Tim Bergling is said to have had its best year ever with the release True and the hit song “Wake Me Up” which sold four million digital and physical copies in the United States.
Even members of now defunct Swedish House Mafia earns more individual than they did as a group. The best you can for Steve Angello who raked in 83 million kronor last year and holds the list twelfth place.