Alan Walker (earlier known as DJ Walkzz) is a Norwegian based record producer and DJ, who is best recognized for year 2015 single entitled “Faded”, which got platinum authorizations in more than 10 countries.
Moreover, he is famous too for being ranked as 17th on DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs list of 2017, getting place at 38 positions higher as compared to its last year. Keep reading to know more about Alan Walker’s net worth in 2018.
Alan Walker Early Life
Alan Walker was born in year 1997 to Philip Alan Walker and Hilde Omdal Walker. Since the time of his birth, he got approved with dual citizenship owing to his parental base. He shifted to Bergen, in Norway with his sister and parents, when he was two years old.
His upbringing was done with his two siblings, one sister Camilla Joy, who is older to him and one brother Andreas Walker, who is younger to him.
As his upbringing was done in the latest digital era, this record producer has developed interest in computers, and later he also developed passion for programming and graphic design as well.
He is among those record producers who were in absence of any musical based background. Later, he was self-taught by learning from tutorials which were posted on youtube and related to music production.
Alan Walker Career, Awards & Achievement
Alan Walker started off his career in year 2012, when he was listening to song produced by Whistle, and then he approached to a DJ with goal to know how he has produced that music.
Besides, he was inspired by EDM producers known as K-391 and Ahrix. His other motivations are film composers namely Steve Jablonsky and Hans Zimmer. It is found that he started most of his music works right on his laptop by FL Studio.
This record producer has released a track known as “Fade” during year 2014. The track became famous post its re-release via well-known record label termed as NoCopyrightSounds.
He too signed with MER Musikk under leadership of Sony Music Sweden and also next released single known as “Faded”, which was a premastered kind of vocal of “Fade”. This has shown a pop singer Iselin Solheim.
The corresponding single even topped year-end charts within Austria, Sweden, Switzerland, and Germany. It also got place on iTunes charts in total 32 countries, and also making position in top 10 lists within Spotify Global Chart.
One music video of him which was shown on youtube holds higher than 1.2 billion views along with 7.9 million likes, getting place among top 20 maximum liked youtube videos. Post “Faded” changed as a global hit, this record producer come out from high school.
Awards & Achievements:
Alan Walker has won Årets Musikk (Music of the Year) from organization named Gullsnutten for his work done as Alan Walker in year 2016. He has also won Eksportprisen ’16 (The Export Prize ’16) from Spellemann and Music Norway 2017. Besides, he has won Best Norwegian Act from MTV Europe Music Awards 2017.
Net Worth of Alan Walker:
Alan Walker has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He makes most of his income with his career as a record producer and DJ.
He earns major share of his income from his career as a record producer, by release of many singles, albums and collaborating with many producers. The record producers receives great share of income right from youtube revenue and also by performing as DJ.
He earned well by many of his songs he too arranged some concerts which allowed him to earn goof net worth. As he is active in this field from year 2012 till today and also he is expert in genres such as Electro house, Progressive house, and Electronic dance music.
Alan Walker is one of the young and skilled record producers who have made his name in record production industry in his young age. He has by now got enough wealth and success which is a matter of jealous even for experienced record producers.