Today Spinning tunes is not just entertainment but minting cash also. Do you want to know who is top DJs of world. Here is the world’s top ten DJs.
1. Tiesto ($22 million)
Dutch-born DJ tops our inaugural list thanks to an average nightly gross of $250,000, according to Pollstar.
2. Skrillex ($15 million)
24-year-old earned 3 Grammys for putting dubstep on musical map. For more, check out our feature “Skrillex: The $15 Million DJ.”
3. Swedish House Mafia ($14 million)
Scandinavian trio became first electronic act to headline Madison Square Garden.
4. David Guetta ($13.5 million)
French DJ crossed over into pop world with albumNothing But The Beat, added cash with endorsements for Renault and HP, as well as live concerts.
5. Steve Aoki ($12 million)
Turn up the volume: Aoki earns less per show than many of his fellow Electronic Cash Kings, but played over 200 dates.
6. Deadmau5 ($11.5 million)
Performing in a mouse costume and denouncing EDM didn’t tarnish his earnings prospects.
7. DJ Pauly D ($11 million)
Jersey Shore star scores half his annual earnings from DJ gigs. For more, check out our feature: “Gym, Tan, Money: Inside DJ Pauly D’s $11 Million Payday.”
8. Kaskade ($10 million)
Clean-cut DJ cleaned up with 125 shows over the past year.
9. Afrojack ($9 million)
Dated sometime DJ Paris Hilton; doubled as pop producer for Pitbull and others.
10. Avicii ($7 million)
22-year-old Swede packed clubs, picked up Grammy nomination this year.