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CALVIN HARRIS

Scotsman Adam Richard Wiles, better known as Calvin Harris, is a worldwide multitalented DJ.

 

FULL NAME: Adam Richard Wiles

OCCUPATION: DJ, singer-songwriter, and producer

NATIONALITY: Scottish

DATE OF BIRTH: January 17th, 1984

 

Who is he?

First and foremost, Calvin Harris is a singer, songwriter, respected record producer, and owner of the highly coveted vanity label Fly Eye Records. He is ranking among the world’s highest paid DJs and he is also holding the record for the most top ten hits from one studio album on the UK singles chart, which made him surpass legends such as Michael Jackson.

 

Awards and nominations

He has been nominated for several awards and won prizes for songwriter of the year and best commercial pop dance track.

 

What’s more?

Calvin Harris has written and produced tracks for numerous recording artists, including Kylie Minogue, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Cheryl Cole and Rihanna, such as her internationally acclaimed single, ‘We Found Love.’