Afrojack is a DJ record producer and mixer from Netherland. His real name is Nick Van de Wall. However, the artist is popular with his stage name Afrojack. Afrojack always features in top 10 in the list of Top 100 DJ. Here are the complete details about the career, biography and the net worth of Afrojack in 2020.
Early Life & Biography:
Nick birth took place in Spijkenisse, Netherlands. His date of birth is September 9, 1987. He spent his childhood in Spijkenisse, Netherlands. He is half Dutch and a half of the Surinamese descent. His mother’s name is Debbie van de Wall. He has a keen interest in music from his early childhood. Afrojack started playing piano at the age of five. His mother takes care of him in early childhood. She was the owner of a local gym. He completed his school and took admission in the course of graphic design in Rotterdam. Within a year he finds his career as a DJ/producer.
Afrojack is not married till now. However, he was in the relationship for two times. He initially dated Paris Hilton for six months. They come close to each other while Afrojack was working on her second album. His second relationship was with a Dutch model Amanda Balk. He has a daughter from his second relationship. Her name is Vegas.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Van De Wall began his musical career at the age of 14. He started DJing at local pubs and clubs. He also designed websites for other musicians to earn additional income. His first recording was released in the year 2007 under his name Afrojack. He got international recognition for the song “Take over Control” featuring Eva Simons. The song charted in ten different countries. He participated in the comedy series “Behind the Speedo.”
He created “Essential Mix” for BBC Radio I in July 2010. He collaborated with world top singers like Pitbull, Beyonce. His song The Spark was in the list of 3 in New Zealand and Australia. He also got an opportunity to work with David Guetta and Madonna. His album Forget the World received mixed Reviews. He won the award of Best Dutch Act in 2012. His initial period of struggle has opened gates of success for him in the future.
Net Worth & Earnings:
How much wealth will a DJ recorder have who has recorded many songs? Over the course of his career, he has established himself as one of the leading DJ in the music industry. In doing so, he has been successful enough to make a net worth of over $70 million. There has been a steep increase in his salary over the time. The singer famous studio album “Forget the World” is a popular hit in the world.
Afrojack is one of the best DJ producers in the world. He has produced many studio albums. Nick got an opportunity to work with many star singers in their record. The youth interested in making a career in DJ can learn many lessons from him.