How much is Martin Garrix worth? $22 million
How did Martin Garrix earn his money and wealth?
Martin Garrix was born on 14 May 1996 and is a popular record producer, Dutch DJ, and musician. Martin started playing guitar at the age of 8. His passion for becoming a DJ developed in 2004, when he saw Tiësto performing at Olympic Games, Athens. After listening to the track “Traffic”, he developed his own software, FL Studio, and started composing and writing songs. Garrix made his debut in the world of music in 2012, beginning with songs like “BFAM” with Julian Jordan and “Just Some Loops”. In the same year, Martin signed to ‘Spinnin’ records, releasing “Error 404”.
In 2013, Garrix released the musical “Torrent” along with Sidney Samson, but he became popular worldwide with his solo release “Animals”, released in 2013 on Spinnin records. The song became a hit and topped many international charts in Europe. With his release of “Animals”, Garrix became the youngest musician to peak the spot on Beatport. In the same year on 30 November, Garrix launched a remix of “Project T” by Dimitri Vegas and Sander Van Doorn and Like Mike, which again ranked on the top of the chart on Beatport.
In December 2013, Garrix released “Wizard” with Jay Hardway that peaked at number 17 and number 6 in Netherlands and Belgium respectively. He was named in the top 100 DJ’s list on DJ Magazine’s list in 2013 and occupied the position at number 40 and jumped to spot No.4 in 2014. In 2014, Garrix released “Proxy” and made it free for download. Martin Garrix is very active on social media especially Facebook and has his own Facebook official page. In 2015, as a gift for his 10 million likes on Facebook, Garrix released the track “Forbidden Voices”. The song got many likes and had 10 million downloads. In the same year, he released the track “Don’t Look Down” performed by Usher. The track peaked at No.3 on Billboard Dance Club songs.
Garrix also got a chance to work with Ed Sheeran, a Grammy winner. Both worked on the track Rewind Repeat It, Garrix played the track at Ultra Music Festival in Miami in 2015. Other tracks on which Garrix worked in 2015 include “The Only Way Is Up”, “Break through the Silence”, and “Poison”. Garrix also acted in the EDM-themed documentary along with Carl Cox that was premiered in June 2017. It is a dance music film and did moderate business on the Box-office.
Garrix is currently ranked at No.1 in Best DJ’s of the world and won many awards including Best Electronic Act and Best World Stage Performance awards at the European Music Awards 2016. He is currently the highest-paid teenager.
What are the most popular albums of Martin Garrix?
- Animals (2013): 2,000,000 units (U.S)
- In The Name Of Love (2016): 1,000,000 units (U.S)
- Scared To Be Lonely (2017): 400,000 units (U.K)
- There For You (2017): 200,000 units (U.K)
- Wizard (2013): 20,000 units (Sweden)
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