Dance and music has always remained a very important part of man’s life. It provides one with great deal of entertainment. The electronic music and dance has witnessed great development with the development in the field of technology in the recent years. They have become an integral part of the industry by getting into main stream media. There are very talented and famous DJs around the world who are loved by millions of people. When the spin the tunes in the atmosphere, everyone tends to move his or her body and find great pleasure in it. These DJs not only enjoy fame but also earn a lot of money through this profession. Since a great number of dance parties are organized in every town each year, these DJs find themselves quite busy in their work which is a source of great earning for them. This article is an attempt to give our readers information about the highest paid DJs in the prevailing year, 2013. Following is the list of top 10 highest paid DJs in 2013, strictly based on the amount of their earnings. These DJs are considered to be the richest DJs in the world.
Avicii is one of the most talented DJs of the prevailing times. People love to be in the parties where he spins his tunes and amuse them. His current earnings are $7 million which help him to be at the 10th position on our list of top 10 highest paid DJs in 2013. Avicii belongs to Sweden and has a lot of fans there.
Afrojack is another highest paid DJs in 2013. His tunes are highly acknowledged not only by the people but the experts as well. The song tracks of various well known singers, such as Pitbull and Beyonce, include his compositions. He earned $9 million last year, which helps him to secure the 9th position on our list of top 10 highly paid DJs in 2013.
Kaskade, an American based DJ, needs no introduction in the industry. His recent album ‘Fire and Ice’ earned great fame and revenue for him. Kaskade is currently earning $10 million which gives him a considerable edge over his predecessors in the list.
7. Pauly D
Although Pauly D is not one of the most widely known and acknowledged DJs of the world, yet he manages to earn great sum of money through this profession. The net earnings of Pauly D constitute $11 million which helps him to secure the 7th position on our list of top 10 most paid DJs in 2013.
Deadmau5 has a very unique style and always perform in a mouse costume which helps him to remain distinguished in the minds of music lovers. Moreover, he is regarded as one of the biggest names of EDM. He is currently earning $11.5 million and manages to be regarded as one of the highest paid DJs in 2013.
5. Steve Aoki
Steve Aoki, with his unique hair style, attracts every one towards him. He is also famous for throwing champagne and cakes during the concerts. Steve Aoki’s net earnings are mounted up to $12 million which helps him to manage the 5th position on our list of top 10 highest paid DJs in 2013.
4. David Guetta
David Guetta, a French DJ, is largely famous for his album Nothing But the Beat. His most famous tune ‘turn me on’ helped him earn a great deal of popularity all over the world. He earns a great amount of money from his thrilling performances in live concerts and other endorsements such as for Renault and HP. David Guetta is currently earning $13.5 million.
3. Swedish House Mafia
Swedish House Mafia is a Scandinavian trio which holds the honor to be the 1st electronic act to headline Madison Square Garden. Their famous tunes, such as ‘Don’t you Worry Child’ and ‘Save the World’ have helped them earn great fame especially in the European countries. With the current earnings of $14 million, Swedish House Mafia enjoys the 3rd position on our list of top 10 highest paid DJs in 2013.
Skrillex is regarded as the 2nd highest paid DJ in 2013. He is a young star with the age of just 24. He really is a very talented and hardworking guy who has proved his skills in this industry and is highly praised not only by general people but also by the experts as well. It is interesting to note that in the year 2011, Skrillex played tunes in 322 live shows, which speaks volumes of his great talent and enthusiasm. Skrillex is earning $15 million each year.
Here comes the name which is regarded as the most famous and highest paid DJ in 2013. Tiesto, a Dutch born young man, is one of the most talented and most accomplished DJs of 2013. With the net earnings of $250,000, Tiesto undoubtedly leads the list of top 10 highest paid DJs in 2013.