Alan Walker, a Norwegian record producer and DJ, is ranked 17th on DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs list of 2018. Alan Walker YouTube channel has recently become the most subscribed channel in Norway with over 4.5 million subscribers. So what is Alan Walker net worth in 2018? What are Alan Walker ‘s salary/earnings? Read on…Image Credit: Maximilian Wild
Alan Olav Walker was born on August 24, 1997. He is a Norweigan DJ formerly known as DJ Walkzz. In his youth, he has always had an affinity for technology and graphic design. He learned everything he knows about music production from YouTube.
He first started dabbling in music after being inspired by David Whistle back in 2012. He was able to quickly pick up pointers and inspiration from his fans and musicians he looked up to. Around this time, he also started posting samples of his work on YouTube and SoundCloud. One of his earlier works was released on August 2014 which was titled “Fade” and was later re-released through NoCopyrightSounds on November 19. “Fade” became viral, gaining over 200 million views shortly after.
Through his new recording label MER Musikk under Sony Music Sweden, he was able to release a remastered version of “Fade” titled “Faded”. The production value significantly improved and had much better vocals than the previous version and it topped the year-end charts in Austria, Germany, Switzerland and Sweden. It also reached the top 10 on Spotify’s global chart. The music video on YouTube also has over 1.3 billion views and millions of likes. His sudden rise to fame caused him to drop out of high school to pursue a career in music.
Due to his popularity, he had the honor of playing in the Winter X games in 2018. He is also the only other Norweigan artist aside from Kygo to get number one on NRJ Euro Hot 30.
Following the success of “Faded” he’s produced multiple tracks. Among the most notable ones would be “Sing Me to Sleep”, “Alone”, and “Routine”.
His YouTube channel has recently become the most subscribed channel in Norway at over 4.5 million subscribers. He continues to produce popular EDM songs and in 2018, has released songs such as “Ignite”, “Tired”, and most recently, “All Falls Down”.
Alan Walker became famous after his song “Faded” reached the highest rank in the charts in more than ten countries. Alan Walker has earned over $1 million in the last 90 days from his YouTube channel. In all, we estimate Alan Walker net worth in 2018 at approximately$1.5 million. Not bad for a 20 year old!