Afrojack Net Worth: Career & Income

Afrojack
Afrojack (Source: WallpaperFlare)

The World-class DJ and Music Producer, Afrojack, has a Net Worth of $60 million as of 2022.

Now goes by the stage name “Afrojack,” Nick van de Wall, born on September 8, 1987, in Spijkenisse, Netherlands.

“Morning shows the day,” as a well-known English saying goes. Nick began playing the piano at the age of five and grew up with a love of music. Later, he began playing with samples and writing songs.

However, after obtaining a copy of Fruity Loops’ music-sequencing application, he began to experiment with samples and compose his compositions.

He began delivering quick DJ sets after exploring the Rotterdam club scene before heading to the Mediterranean to polish his skill, playing at various clubs over five months.

His mother, who operated a local gym, nurtured him on her own. After finishing high school, Afro studied graphic design for almost a year before embarking on a career as a DJ and musician.

At 14, he started DJ’ing at local pubs and clubs and earning additional income by designing websites for fellow musicians.

The Grammy winner has collaborated with several other famous artists such as David Guetta, Madonna, Ne-yo, Beyonce, and more. In addition, he is consistently ranked in the top ten of Mag’s top 100 DJs.

Quick Facts

Born Name Nick Leonardus Van De Wall
Nick Name Afrojack, NLW,Kapuchon
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Date Of Birth 9 September 1987
Birth Place Spijkenisse, Netherlands
Age 34 Yrs Old
Height 6ft 9inch
Profession DJ, Music Programmer, Record Producer, Remixer
Weight 101 Kg
Net Worth $60 Million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Nationality Dutch
Social Media Instagram, Facebook , Twitter
Shoe Size 15 (US) or 48 (EU)
Body Measurements Chest –46  inches Biceps –16  inches Waist –37 inches
Marital Status Married
Spouse Elettra Lamborghini
Years active 2003-Present
Last Update May, 2022

Afrojack Net Worth and Income

Nick is a very accomplished music producer, but he is more recognized and loved as a DJ. According to Forbes, he is also one of the world’s highest-paid DJs.

As of 2021, Afrojack’s net worth is $60 million. He makes the majority of his money via DJing, producing music, and so on.

Afro and other DJs are likely to charge up to $100,000 for nighttime live gigs at clubs, arenas, different venues, and music festivals.

Yearly Earnings made by Afrojack according to Forbes:

Year Income
2012 $9 million
2014 $22 million
2016 $15 million
2018 $10 million
2019 $13 million

Afrojack House, Cars, Private Jet and watches

Nick owns a lavish house back in his hometown, Spijkenisse, Netherlands.

The popular EDM performer Afrojack, being a rich man, has amassed quite a collection of bizarre automobiles. He spends a large portion of his money on such autos. He became obsessed with vehicles as a kid after playing computer games like ‘Need for Speed.’

Afrojack Car Collection Prices
540-horsepower BMW M6 $75,000-$100,000
Rolls-Royce Ghost $337,850
Audi RS 6 $109,995
Lamborghini Aventador SV $490,700

Afrojack is also a massive admirer of Bugatti cars and owns two highly costly Bugattis wrapped in blue: Bugatti Veyron, which costs $1.9 million, and Bugatti Chiron, worth $2.9 million.

Bugatti owned by Afrojack
Bugattis owned by Afrojack

The rich and famous DJ also has a private jet. Owning a private jet means spending anywhere between $2 million to over $100 million, including taxes, routine maintenance, and more.

He does his touring using the jet. He attempts to be productive while on the plane by making music in the air. In fact, he composes the majority of his music while flying.

Afrojack's private jet
Afrojack’s private jet

DJ Afrojack also owns a very pricey watch, ‘Audemars Piguet Rose Gold Royal Oak,’ which costs approximately $50,800.

Afrojack Lifestyle and Vacations

Lifestyle

The Dutch DJ earns ample money to live a lavish lifestyle. He owns an extensive collection of high-end branded shoes and clothing.

Nick has roughly 300 pairs of shoes at the moment.

He also had shoes that don’t fit him but are so appealing that he purchased them and added them to his vast collection. Though, his favorite pair of shoes is the Yeezy Red October, which costs more than $100,000.

Vacation

Afrojack is continually traveling to different nations to perform as a DJ. He has visited various countries, including India, China, Japan, the United Arab Emirates, and others.

Furthermore, the wealthy DJ has a studio in Dubai where he spends most of his weekends working on new ideas.

The famous DJ also vacations a lot with his wife. To celebrate New Year 2021, the pair traveled to Gstaad Palace in Switzerland and posted a pic on Instagram.

Afrojack on vacation
Afrojack on vacation

Charity

With Afrojack’s Net Worth, he is expected to undertake a lot of charity work.

As a result, in 2015, Afrojack chose to donate all of his proceeds from the Awakening Festival to charity, which is likely to exceed $100,000.

Besides, he took part in a program organized by “Youth Cancer Europe” with his fellow DJ pals Kygo and others to meet young cancer survivors from all around the world.

Investments, Movies & Endorsements

Investments

Afrojack invests in cryptocurrency; he started investing in crypto ever since he began endorsing “SafeMoon,” and he posted on his Twitter handle that it is fascinating to invest in crypto and risky.

Movies

The DJ has appeared in three music-related movies that featured several other musical artists such as Steve Aoki, David Guetta, Usher, Diplo, and more.

Afrojack starred in the documentary “I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead” which was released on Netflix in 2016 and was based on the life of DJ and Producer Steve Aoki.

It was a Grammy-nominated documentary that included other musicians such as Steve Aoki, Diplo, Tiesto, Kid Ink, etc.

In 2014, the DJ also acted in a crime series, namely ‘RTL Boulevard’ as himself.

Endorsements

Van de Wall endorses brands like Nike, G-star Raw, and his clothing line, which has also accelerated his total net worth.

Afrojack wearing G-Star raw apparel on a show
Afrojack wearing G-Star raw T-Shirt on a show

In addition to that, Afrojack also launched his clothing line collaborating with G-Star, which includes clothes such as T-shirts, hoodies, Socks, caps, and several other items.

Afrojack is presently endorsing the most popular cryptocurrency on the internet, “Safemoon,” one of the fastest-growing cryptocurrencies. As a result, the DJ is adequately compensated.

Career

Having a deep interest in music, Afrojack started playing piano at the age of 5 and consequently kicked off as a DJ at local clubs and pubs while he was 14.

In 2007, he officially released “In Your Face” under the identity Afrojack.

However, after releasing “Take Over Control,” he became a significant success, which featured Eva Simons and became a worldwide smash that charted in ten countries.

Following that, he rose to global notoriety with singles such as “Give Me Everything,” starring Pitbull and Ne-Yo, and co-writing Beyonce’s “Run The World (Girls).”

In 2011, he began co-producing tracks with other artists such as his close buddy DJ David Guetta, Madonna, and others.

Afrojack with fellow DJ friend Guetta
Afrojack with fellow DJ friend Guetta

He also begins to perform in music festivals like Tomorrowland, Ultra Music Festival, and Coachella.

In May of 2014, he released his first album, which received mediocre reviews.

He is consistently placed in the top ten of DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs.

Since the beginning of his career, he has been involved in multiple popular singles, including “Hey Mama,” co-produced by David Guetta and starring Nicki Minaj and Bebe Rexha, released in 2015.

Afrojack and David Guetta shared a Grammy Award in 2011 for their best-remixed track, Non-Classical. In addition, he has received other awards on various occasions.

3 Facts about Afrojack

  • Afrojack makes most of his music on airplanes.
  • His song “Give Me Everything” feat. Pittbull was certified six-times-platinum in Australia.
  • In 2007 he formed his record label ‘ Wall Recordings,’ which used to run as a sub-label Spinnin’ Records until January 2016.

FAQs

Does Afrojack have a child?

Yes, Afrojack has a daughter named Vegas Van De Wall.

Is Afrojack the richest DJ in the World?

Yes, Afrojack is one of the richest DJs in the world. He is often ranked under Top 10 DJ by Mag 100 DJ.

How tall is Afrojack?

Afrojack stands 6ft 9 inches tall.

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