How Much is the DJ Martijn Gerard Garritsen worth?
The infamous DJ and musician Martin Gerard Garritsen is more popularly famous by his stage name- Martin Garrix. Based on Netherland, the record producer is the number one on the DJ magazine’s Top 100 DJ’s list.
Working as the resident DJ at the famous club called- Hï Ibiza, he is also signed to the Sony Music Label. Earning from all of his careers he has made an enormous amount of earnings.
Currently, the popular DJ has the net worth value of over $14c million.
Talented young musician showed his talent at a very young age when he learned to play the guitar when he was just eight years old. Born in Netherland, his birthdate is 14 May 1996.
His musical influence to become a DJ started when he saw the performance of Tiesto in the Olympic Games in Athens. Not many details about his early life before fame is disclosed to the public.
After finishing his primary schooling, he attended the Herman Brood Academy to finish his education. Graduating from the production school, he used to write the ghost tracks for other artists.
Starting and breakthrough
Tiesto had always been his inspiration to become a DJ, and the famous DJ also became the discoverer of his talents. Starting his career with the song BFAM along with another artist Julian Jordan, he quickly rose to fame.
The song was released with another song- Just Some Loops which is a collaboration with the TV Noise that appears on the album- Loop Masters Essential Vol2. These songs became his way to sign a record contract with the Spinning Records om 2012. Through the Spinning Records, he released his debut album- Error 404.
The following year in 2013, he co-released Torrent through the DJ Tiesto’s label- Musical Freedom.
However, his breakthrough became his first solo released titled- Animal. Releasing the single on June 16, 2013, through Spinning Records, it instantly became a hit song to peak the charts worldwide. Because of this, he also became the youngest person to top the Beatport. Again in 2013, his name came to fame with his release of the remix version of the Project T by Sander Van Doorn.
Once again topping the Beatport with his music, his name was also included in the DJ magazine’s Top 100 DJ of the same year. After that, he signed a deal with the Scooter Braun Projects releasing his collaborative work- Helicopter through the label.
Success and releases
The song was a collaboration with another DJ Firebeatz which stayed on number 1 on the Beatport Top 100 charts for almost two weeks. His fans base increased, and he also got the chance to perform at the Ultra Music Festival in 2014. There, he performed along with other artists like- Hardwell, Afrojack as well as Dillon Francis.
The same year he released his track- Forbidden Voices and Don’t Look Down. The track became the club anthem for the party people in 2014.
Each track following success, he released another track along with his inspiration and discovered- Tiesto titled The Only Way Is Up.
After this, he released an EP called Break Through The Silence followed by his single- Poison. These were all released through the Spinning Records.
Later in 2015, he announced that he had left the record label and also made it clear that he will soon be creating his record label for his future music.
In 2016, Garrix finally launched his very own record label named- STMPD RCRDS through which he released his single- Now That I’ve Found You which featured John Martin and Michel Zitron. That same year in May, he released his second single- Lions In The Wild alongside Third Party, a British DJ duo. He then signed a worldwide touring deal with the Sony Music International.
In 2016, he was named the world’s Top DJ through the DJ Mag’s Annual Top 100 DJ’s Poll. The award got presented to him by none other than his inspiration and mentor himself- Tiesto. He is also currently the resident DJ for the Hï Ibiza, the popular dance club.
|Date of birth||May 14, 1996|
|Height||5’9″ (175 cm)|
|Weight||72 kgs||Profession||DJ, Record Producer||Married||N/A||Nationality||Dutch||Father’s name||N/A||Mother’s name||N/A||Birth sign||Taurus||Measurement||40-15-33||Net Worth||$14 Million||Siblings||N/A|
Dating and Lovelife
The DJ is quite favored as an eligible person to date by many. However, there have only been rumors and no confirmed relationship until now.
The infamous DJ is currently the hottest topic for the party goers as he is the Top DJ from all over the world. Quite popular, he has a huge fan base following him on his social media as well. He has over 4.36 Million followers on his Twitter and around 10.2 million followers on his Instagram.
The DJ has earned all of his net worth mostly from his musical career. Making a mountainous amount of $14 million, his brand endorsements and sponsorships have contributed to it as well.
Rumors and Controversy
Although a party animal, the young DJ is more serious about his career than occasional flings and fun. He is yet to catch the eyes of the public making a controversy. There are no rumors that go around him at the moment as well.