Forbes magazine has once again launched its annual list of the world’s highest paid DJs. The US-based business, economy and finance platform revealed some surprises over the previous year’s record.

Britain’s Calvin Harris remains the No. 1, for the fifth year in a row, but with a steep decline in earnings. The DJ and producer saw their maturity of $ 63 million, equivalent to 53 606 826 million euros, be reduced to “only” $ 48.5 million (approximately 41.2 million euros) as a result of weaker programming and of a not so succesful new album.

Other descents have occurred. The Frenchman David Guetta left the third place to occupy the 7th; Zedd fell from 4th place to the last (10), and Kaskade and the duo Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike were completely out of the list. The American, Diplo, was the only one to maintain his position (6th), although with an additional $ 5 million (4.2 million euros) in the bank.

The newcomers were happier on the list. Marshmello invaded the Top 10 in eighth place and the most popular duo of the moment, surpassing colossi like Steve Aoki, Skrillex or even number 1 of Dj Mag, Martin Garrix, The Chainsmokers, with its debut in the third position added an impressive $ 38 Million – 32 million €.

Overall, the top 10 totaled $ 298 million, up from $ 270.5 million in 2016 (254 and 230 million, respectively).

You can see all the list below.

1. Calvin Harris – $48,500,000 / 53 606 826 €

2. Tiesto – $39,000,000 / 33 196 605 €

3. The Chainsmokers – $38,000,000 / 32 345 410 €

4. Skrillex – $30,000,000 / 25 535 850 €

5. Steve Aoki – $29,500,000 / 251 10 252 €

6. Diplo – $28,500,000 / 24 259 057 €

7. David Guetta – $25,000,000 / 21 279 875 €

8. Marshmello – $21,000,000 / 17 875 095 €

9. Martin Garrix – $19,500,000 / 16 598 302 €

10. Zedd – $19,000,000 / 16 172 705 €

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