Alan Walker is the British-born Norwegian DJ and music producer behind the international hit song “Faded“.Far from a one-hit-wonder however, Walker is a prolific songwriter who has a studio album and has toured all over the world with such acts as Rihanna, Justin Bieber, and Martin Garrix.
In this article, we provide a breakdown of the net worth of the Norwegian-English DJ, Alan Walker:
What is Walker’s Net Worth? Wealth and Salary Breakdown
As of June 2020, Alan Walker has a net worth of $15 million.
Walker’s wealth comes from his career as a successful DJ and record producer. He was inspired by other EDM artists and started mixing his own material on his laptop.
When he displayed an innate talent for music production, he started posting his mixes online and was scouted by major record labels.
He gained recognition for his instrumental track “Fade“, which was re-released under the NoCopyrightSounds record label. The track helped cement Alan Walker and remains his first breakthrough hit. To date, the song has over 400 million views on YouTube,115 million plays on Spotify, and has been streamed over 41 million times on SoundCloud.
He followed that up with the tracks “Spectre” and “Force“.
In 2015, Walker signed with MER Musikk under Sony Music Sweden and released a remixed version of “Fade”, called “Faded” which featured vocals from the Norwegian singer, Iselin Solheim.
The track dethroned its predecessor as Walker’s biggest hit. To date, the song has over 2.7 billion views on YouTube and over 1.1 billion plays on Spotify. The track was certified platinum in 14 countries and topped music charts in more than 10 countries,
He went on to find success with tracks like “Sing Me to Sleep“, which marked his second collaboration with Solheim. The track also found worldwide circulation and has over 570 million views on YouTube and over 250 million plays on Spotify.
To date, Walker has released one studio album — titled Different World, two EPs, nineteen singles, and nineteen remixes.
Following the success of many of his singles, Walker became the most subscribed Norwegian YouTuber and currently has over 34.5 million subscribers. His channel also has over 8.3 billion lifetime video views.
Earnings from YouTube
His channel is the 45th most-subscribed channel and 15th most subscribed music channel.
How old is Alan Walker? Who are his parents?
Alan was born Alan Olav Walker on August 24, 1997. As of this writing, he is 22 years old. The second of three children born to an English father, Philip Alan Walker, and a Norwegian mother, Hilde Omdal Walker, Alan has dual citizenship of both countries.
Alan was born in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, but moved with his family to Bergen, Norway when he was two.
Who is Alan Walker Dating?
On October 13, 2019, Walker revealed during a Q&A segment on his Instagram that he was dating Viivi Niemi.
Since then, the two have been seen together on their social media handles.