If you are a lover of music, you must be a fan of the song “Faded.” Today, I will tell you about the famous singer who sang this song. Known famously as DJ Walkzz or simply Walkzz, Alan Olav Walker’s song “Faded” earned platinum certifications internationally in 14 countries!
As of 2023, Alan Walker's net worth is estimated to be $15 million.
|Net Worth||$15 million|
|Given Name||Alan Olav Walker|
|Famous Name||Alan Walker|
|Source(s) of Fame||DJ, Record Producer, YouTuber|
|Date of Birth||August 24, 1997|
|Place of Birth||Northampton, England|
Alan Olav Walker is the son of Philip Alan Walker, who is of British origin, and Hilde Omdam Walker, of Norwegian origin. He was born in Northampton, England, on the 24th of August, 1997.
Alan Walker, along with his sister and parents, shifted to Bergen in Norway when he was just two years old. He grew up with his two siblings, a younger brother Andreas Walker and an older sister Camilla Joy.
Since he was born in the digital era and grew up in modernization, he naturally developed an interest in computers. Later, he developed a passion for graphic designing and programming.
Alan Walker is among those who do not possess a strong musical base but have become successful and famous singers. He taught himself through tutorials and then started posting music videos on YouTube.
Alan Walker started his musical career in 2012 by listening to a song by Italian DJ David Whistle. He later reached out to a DJ to further pursue his musical career. Initially, Alan would produce his music on his laptop by FL Studio.
Alan Walker made his debut single in 2014 titled ‘Fade.’ This song went viral worldwide through the famous record label NoCopyrightSounds.
After reaching the heights of fame, Alan Walker signed with several big names such as MER Musikk under Sony Music Sweden. He then released his next single titled ‘Faded.’ This song is a vocal version of his debut single ‘Fade’ and features pop singer Iselin Solheim.
This song became the most viewed single of his entire music career and ranked at the top of year-end charts within Germany, Switzerland, Austria, and Sweden. It also came in at number 10 on the Spotify Global Chart and was included among the iTunes charts in about 32 countries!
This outstanding song has received a total of 24 million likes and 3.1 billion views on YouTube to this day.
Alan Walker is among those people who keep their life closely guarded and do not disclose much about their personal life. He is not known to be in a relationship and is not married yet. Being an active person on social media does not mean that he discloses much about his personal life.
Alan Walker created a YouTube channel on 26 August 2012. He uploads his songs on his official YouTube channel and has about 41.1 Million subscribers on YouTube.
An interesting thing to add to the fame of Alan Walker is that he became the top “YouTuber” in Norway in 2018, having more than 15 million subscribers!
The famous Norwegian DJ and music producer has collected fame and popularity far and wide. His single track “Faded” took him to the heights of fame, and it received platinum certification in more than ten countries. The fame and popularity of Alan Walker give him a net worth of $15 million.
Alan Walker has sometimes been associated with other Personalities such as Sofie Dossi, Shahid Kapoor, Thomas Petrou , Zaid Ali, Alexia Clark, DJ Citizen Jane, stevewilldoit, IShowSpeed, and Juana Ahumada.