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Calvin Harris

 

Calvin Harris is the stage name for British DJ and multi-award winning solo artist Adam Richard Wiles, who is probably best known for his variety of top ten singles including “I’m Not Alone”, “Acceptable in the 80’s” and “Bounce”. Harris has gained global acclaim as a solo artist and DJ for his three albums, “Ready for the Weekend”, “I Created Disco” and “18 Months”, which all charted in the top twenty in the UK music charts, and has also received encouraging reviews for his TV performances and live performances.

Calvin Harris is one of the UK’s most popular DJ’s and is often contracted to perform at some of Britain’s biggest music events; his guest appearances and stints as host on prominent music TV shows such as Never Mind the Buzzcocks portrays his confidence and personality whilst his musical performances are both exciting and easily accessible. His name and music is recognizable for a large portion of the British public, As well as his own work Harris has acted as producer and disk jockey for various other high profile music acts and solo artists including Tinchy Stryder and Rihanna; his work has also gained a high amount of critical acclaim, with Harris himself receiving numerous nominations for various honourable awards as well as being presented with both an NME Music Award and a Grammy. Beginning his career as a DJ in the underground club, electro and dance scene Harris quickly graduated to the mainstream music scene and can now boast almost four million followers on Twitter alone.