10. Avicii. He may have a name that sounds like a recruitment agency, but Swedish DJ Avicii earned $7m (£4.5m) last year with his superstar record-spinning skills. Click through as we look at the top ten highest earning electronic musicians and DJs from Forbes’ newly published list of “Electronic Cash Kings”.
1. Tiësto. Earning a wallet-busting, bank manager-pleasing, lottery-trumping $22m (£14m), Dutch DJ Tiësto tops the list of high-earning DJs. The producer – whose music has a pop-friendly edge – recently admitted to travelling the world in a private jet. In his position, who can blame him?