Adam Richard Wiles, better known by his stage name Calvin Harris, was born on 17 January 1984 in Dumfries, Scotland. In 2007 he released his debut album I Created Disco and two years later Ready for the Weekend followed up.
By 2012 everybody knew the name Calvin Harris because his third album 18 Months featured hits like “Sweet Nothing” feat. Florence Welch, “Drinking from the Bottle” feat. Tinie Tempah, “I Need Your Love” feat. Ellie Goulding and most importantly “We Found Love” feat. Rihanna. In 2014 he put out his fourth album called Motion, featuring songs with Big Sean, Ellie Goulding, Gwen Stefanie and more.
According to Forbes, Calvin Harris was the highest-paid DJ of 2013 and 2014.