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Adam Richard Wiles (born 17 January 1984), better known by his stage name Calvin Harris, is a Scottish DJ, singer-songwriter, and producer. He owns the vanity label Fly Eye Records. His gold-selling debut album, I Created Disco, was released in 2007 and contained the top-ten singles "Acceptable in the 80s" and "The Girls". His second studio album, Ready for the Weekend (2009), reached number one on the UK Album Chart and includes "I'm Not Alone", which debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart, the top-five hit "Ready for the Weekend", and the singles "Flashback" and "You Used to Hold Me".

A remix album titled L.E.D. Festival was released in July 2010 as a free album in the August issue of Mixmag. Harris released his third studio album, 18 Months in October 2012, which contained the singles "Bounce", "Feel So Close", "Let's Go", "We'll Be Coming Back", "Sweet Nothing", "Drinking from the Bottle", "I Need Your Love", and "Thinking About You". All of these singles reached the UK Top 10. He has written and produced tracks for other recording artists including Kylie Minogue, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Dizzee Rascal, Cheryl Cole, Example, and Rihanna on "We Found Love", an international success and one of the best-selling singles of all time.

Harris holds the record for the most top ten hits from one studio album on the UK Singles Chart with nine hits, surpassing Michael Jackson. According to Forbes, Harris was the highest paid DJ of 2013, grossing an estimated $46 million.

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Calvin Harris joined on stage by Will Smith at day two of T In The Park

Calvin Harris joined on stage by Will Smith at day two of T In The Park

Pharrell Williams and Elbow were also among those to play notable sets during the day

  • Jul 13, 2014

Calvin Harris and Avicii to headline Creamfields

Dance giants deadmau5 and Tiesto also feature on the August festival's bill

  • Feb 26, 2014

Calvin Harris working on EDM TV comedy with Jay Z and Will Smith

Producer is helping develop new show 'Higher' for HBO

  • Jan 23, 2014

Paris Hilton claims to be one of the Top Five DJs in the world

The heiress has been DJing at Ibiza club Amnesia this year

  • Dec 30, 2013

Calvin Harris' 'Under Control' debuts in at Number One in Official UK Singles Chart

Meanwhile, One Direction score fastest-selling album of their career with 'Midnight Memories'

  • Dec 1, 2013

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Calvin Harris feat. Ellie Goulding - 'I Need Your Love'

Calvin Harris feat. Ellie Goulding - 'I Need Your Love'

Easy pickings for Calvin - time for a fresh challenge

  • Apr 22, 2013

Calvin Harris feat Tinie Tempah - 'Drinking From The Bottle'

Instead of crystal meth, Harris makes Number One singles

  • Jan 25, 2013

Calvin Harris - '18 Months'

His bosh-pop collabs with Dizzee and Flo rule the charts

  • Oct 26, 2012

Calvin Harris Featuring Example - 'We’ll Be Coming Back'

We expected a banger, but this just isn't sexy

  • Jul 30, 2012

Album review : Calvin Harris - 'Ready For The Weekend'

An enjoyable, if somewhat lightweight, return for everyone's favourite tweeter

  • Aug 25, 2009

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