Porter Weston Robinson, better known as Porter Robinson is an immensely popular American DJ cum record producer and a musician as well. His debut album ‘World’ is released in 2014 was a massive hit and one of the best albums of the year. Robinson is declared as the artist of the year by MTV. His 2017 released EP Virtual Self was praised enormously. He started his career in 2005 at a very young age and got huge fame within very less time. Let’s find out how much is the net worth of Porter Robinson in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Porter Robinson was born on 15th July 1992 in Atlanta of Georgia in the United States of America. He is the second child of his parents among the four, and all his siblings are connected to music. Robinson does not have any formal training in music, but he is extremely passionate about music since his childhood. He started his musical career from the age of 12 in 2005 and started posting his music at the beginning on the online forums under the name Alias Ekowraith till 2010.
His music ‘hands-up’ was released by the Yawa Recordings, and he improvised it by adding classical melodies and named it ‘Complextro’. He attended INC but came out without completing his studies because of his musical career. At present Robinson is staying with his friends and fellow DJs cum record producers Madeon and Dillon Francis.
Porter Robinson has preferred to keep his personal life away from the scrutiny of the public. The various moments of his love life have remained well hidden. There have been some speculations that he may be gay.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
From 2010, Robinson is releasing his songs under his own name. In 2011, the eleven-track Spitfire topped the Dance chart of iTunes and the Beatport’s chart. He released the single, Language in 2012 which topped the Dance chart of iTunes and the Beatport’s chart. In 2013, the single Easy came and voted number one. He made his vocal debut with Sad Machine single. He released his Worlds Remixes in 2015 and released ‘Shelter’ in 2016 with his fellow musician Madeon. In 2017, he released his new single Eon Break under the name of Virtual Self.
Robinson was honored by becoming 7th on the under 21 Billboard. He was ranked 5th on the DJ Times’ 2013 for the best DJ of America. His three records were BEATPORT’s topper when he was 21. Robinson was honored by the MTVU Artist of the Year in 2015. He got two times nomination for the Electronics Music Awards in 2017. Currently, he is ranked the 96th DJ on the Top 100 DJs List by DJ Mags of 2017.
Net Worth & Earnings:
It’s the time now to reveal the much awaited net worth of Porter Robinson in 2018. The young talented DJ is growing his career rapidly with his numerous successful singles. His net worth is growing over the years, and his estimated monthly income is around $200,000. Including all the sources of income, his estimated net worth is approximately $2 Million.
Porter Robinson is completely a self-trained musician due to his keen passion, interest and immense talent which placed him at the zenith of his musical career at such a young age. His confidence reflected in the fact that he stopped his studies due to the musical career. He is hired by the top-rated artists like Avicii and Lady Gaga for making their official remixes. He is no doubt the best DJ and record producer of the current age.