Here’s a list of the top 10 highest paid DJs in the world, 2015

Here’s a list of the top 10 highest paid DJs in the world, 2015

The Scottish music-maker, Calvin Harris, has been named the highest-paid DJ in the world for the third year running after pocketing an estimated $66 million from his music, performances fees, and lucrative endorsement deals in 2015.

The 31-year-old Calvin Harris – who’s dating pop-star Taylor Swift – was followed by the Frenchman David Guetta ($37 million) at No. 2, Dutch DJ Tiësto, came in 3rd, who raked in $36 million, while Skrillex and Steve Aoki rounded out the top 5, both made $24 million each. Forbes Magazine estimated earnings from music, endorsements and other fields for the 12 months ending 1 June, 2015 to compile the list.

The rest of the top 10 electronic cash kings 2015 list includes Avicii (No. 6, $19 million), Kaskade (No. 8, $17 million), Martin Garrix (17 million), Zedd ($17 million) and Afrojack ($16 million).

Here’s a list of the top 10 highest paid DJs in the world, 2015

1. Calvin Harris, $66 million

Calvin Harris

2. David Guetta, $37 million

David Guetta

3. Tiësto, $36 million

4. Skrillex, $24 million (Tie)

5. Steve Aoki, $24 million (Tie)

6. Avicii, $19 million

7. Kaskade, $18 million

8. Martin Garrix , $17 million (Tie)

9. Zedd, $17 million (Tie)

10. Afrojack, $16 million

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