Marshmello is famous not only in America but around the world. But many are not aware that the most famous DJ and EDM music producer Christopher Comstock is the actual person behind the name Marshmello. (Although there are speculation on his identity as he always wears a helmet hiding his face from everywhere).
At the age of just 26, he has achieved popularity by gifting some of the best compositions to his fans. Though the EDM genre is new, the fan following is huge for this, and the name Marshmello is nothing less. But people are eager to know more of his personal life. Here we will be sharing information on the life, career, achievements and net worth of Marshmello in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
There is not even slightest information found about Marshmello’s early life. People often say that there is doubt on him as being Christopher Comstock. There are many media houses which claim that no concrete information is found about him apart from the fact that he belongs to Philadelphia and later shifted to Los Angeles to get into the music industry.
Again there is hardly any information about this famous EDM composer. The fact is that Marshmello never reveals his identity. Also known as DJ Dotcom, he is a man who is known only for his compositions, but never by his self-identity. Many newspapers have tried to do a story on his identity, but neither of them could make it a successful one.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Marshmello presented his first compositions in the year 2015. In the initial years, he made the remix of songs, and it became a hit among the listeners. Some of the compositions were ‘Outside’ by DJ Calvin’, ‘Songs by DJ Zedd’ and much more. One of his major remix hit was the song ‘Hello’ by Adele. Although the original composition is the best kind of work yet Marshmello’s remake has won many hearts.
In the year 2016 Marshmello started his independent record label known as ‘Joy time Collective’. And through that, he produced two popular singles Moving On and Love U in 2017. The same year is marked as one of his most successful time as he released another single ‘Silence’ considered to be his best work until now. This year, i.e. 2018 Mello went for collaboration with various people, and all his singles are still running successfully in the EDM musical genre.
A person whose identity is still not revealed is considered to be one of the most popular EDM artists in the contemporary time. Few of the awards that are worth mentioning are Billboard music awards for being the top dance and electronic artist, and even DJ Mag’s top 100 Dj’s award. Like this, there are few more nominations where he won the awards. But above all as said, in the beginning, his fans are crazy about his music, and for a musician, there is nothing more honourable than this.
Net Worth & Earnings
Marshmello has a net worth of about $50 million. In June 2017, Marshmello featured in Forbes‘ annual ranking of the world’s highest-paid DJ’s with earnings of $21 million, and also in July 2018 with a earning of $23 million. With all albums topping the chart and various music shows, Marshmello is one of the affluent music producers.
Fans of EDM around the world are dedicated listeners of Mello’s composition. There is not even a single album that made his fans disappointed. Over the years he has given some big hits which people love to listen till now. Talking about identity, well Marshmello is better to remain a mystery till the time he has music within him.