His real name is Pierre David Guetta, and he is from French. He is a famous disk jockey, songwriter, and a music producer. He is known to be the second highest paid DJ in the world the first one being DJ Calvin Harris. David Guetta is wealthy, as he has sold more than nine million albums. Now let us have a close look at the net worth of David Guetta in 2018
Early Life & Biography
He was born in 1967 in Paris, France where his parents lived. He father is from a Moroccan parentage while his mother is from Belgium. His love of mixing began at the age of thirteen, and he started displaying his talent at a club known as Broad. He worked with other DJs like Kien in the club and other clubs such as Rex Club, Central world, Wonderland Boy, and many others. There no information yet about his education.
His talent did not hinder him to fall in love. He married his girlfriend, Cathy Lobe in 1992. The two have a son and a daughter namely Tim Elvis Eric and Angie. Unfortunately, the lovebirds did not stay forever together as they separated in 2004 after being married close to twenty-two years. The reason for their decision to get divorced is yet to be known.
Career, Awards & Nomination
The Broad club in Paris is where the famous DJ David Guetta began to nature his talent. During time at the club, he used to play house music produced by Farley Funk, and after a year, he became a favorite disk jockey for many people hence started hosting club nights.
In 1990, he collaborated with Sidney Duteil, a French rapper, and together they released hip-hop known as ‘Nation Rap.’ In the same year, he continued to focus on his career as a DJ and worked in other clubs like Le Boy, Folies Pigalle, and many others.
In 1994, Guetta decided to release a second song, which was a partnership between him and a prominent artist by the name Robert Owens. The name of the song is ‘Up & Away.’ He was later promoted as the manager of Le Palace nightclub where he took the opportunity to organize events.
The year 2001 was a successful year for the skilled DJ, David Guetta as he opened a production company together with Joachim Garraud and they called it Gum Production.
He has continued to release many albums like ‘Guetta Blaster,’ ‘Pop Life,’ ‘One Love,’ ‘Nothing but the Beat,’ among others. His career has also enabled him to collaborate and feature famous artists in the music industry such as Kelly Rowland, Nicki Minaj, Justin Bieber and many others.
David Guetta has been nominated for many awards such like the Grammy Awards for Best Dance Recording in 2010, American Music Awards for Favorite Electronic Dance Music Artist, and others.
He has been awarded several awards including two Grammy Awards for the Best Remixed Recording, 2016 Best French DJ Award, Best House DJ in two consecutive years, 2008 and 2009.
Net Worth & Earnings
David Guetta has an estimated net worth of $90 million. His earnings are about $30 million annually. His fortune comes from the sales of his albums and singles. He also owns a production company and lives a comfortable life with his family, and it is believed that as he continues releasing his singles and albums his wealth will increase.
Among all the electronic DJs all over the globe, David Guetta remains an international celebrity that has risen into fame because of his unique talent and skilled career.s