Alan Walker Biography

Updated On Jan 30, 2019 Published On Apr 20, 2017
Facts of Alan Walker
Date of Birth: 1997 , August-24
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Alan Walker
Birth Name Alan Olav Walker
Nick Name DJ Walkzz, Walkzz
Father Philip Alan Walker
Mother Hilde Omdal Walker
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Northampton, England
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Norwegian
Profession DJ, Musician
Net Worth $1.5 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Famous for Faded
Married No
Online Presence Spotify, SoundCloud, YouTube
Sisters Camilla Joy
Siblings Andreas Walker
Albums Different World
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Alan Walker is a British-Norwegian music producer and DJ (Disc Jockey) who is popularly recognized for the 2015 music Faded as DJ Walkzz. He was placed at no#36 on the DJ Mag's, list of Top 100 DJs.

Alan Walker's Early Life And Education

Alan Walker was born Alan Olav Walker on August 24, 1997, and is 21 years old as of 2019. He was born in Northampton, England to Norwegian mother, Hilde Omdal Walker, and British father, Philip Alan Walker.

Alan grew up along with his two siblings Camilla Joy (elder sister), and Andreas (younger brother).

He is of Norwegian nationality and belongs to the Hispanic ethnicity. Talking about his educational background, Alan Walker hasn't disclosed details regarding the college he attended, but Alan has quite a knowledge in computer programming and graphic designing.

Alan Walker's Career

After grabbing a knowledge in computer programming and graphics designing, he then began listening songs of DJ Ness, formerly known as David Whistle and started composing music on a laptop. His breakthrough performance came after he released his song, Faded in the year of 2015, which gravitated the attention of millions of people.

Alan Walker has worked with singer Noah Cyrus, in his song titled All Falls Down. The song has been viewed over more than 132 million times on YouTube alone.

As of now, Alan has released eight songs, and they are Faded, Spectre, Sing Me to Sleep, Routine, Alone, Force, Grandmix, and Ignite. Besides that, he has world toured along with famous Barbadian singer, Rihana, ex of rapper Chris Brown.

Alan Walker has worked with Canadian singer Justin Bieber supporting him in the Purposed World Tour (third worldwide tour).

Alan Walker is also a DJ to received platinum certifications in over ten different countries and has been ranked 55th on British magazine, DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJ’s list of 2016. He is currently ranked at no#36 on the list, below Martin Garrix who occupies the 1st position.

Alan Walker's Personal Life

Alan Walker, who came into the spotlight in 2015, has always been quite secretive when it comes to his personal life. He leads a very private life away from the eyes of the camera and has been sighted in public areas wearing a black mask.

However, Alan was once reported to be dating girlfriend Cree Cicchino; an actress by profession. The couple is reported to be secretly dating but has not disclosed anything about their relationship till the date.

Alan stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs around 72 kg. He has blue eyes and dark brown hair color.

Alan Walker's Net Worth

Alan Walker has been earning a decent amount of money by his music professions. As of early 2019, Alan Walker's net worth is reported to be around $1.5 million.

He has been in collaborations with many big musical names and has toured with many big artists, which have helped him gain a lot of exposure as well as income. With his rising career, Alan Walker is likely to earn more in the coming future which is going to improve his current net worth.    

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Born in Northampton, England

August 24 , 1997

Alan walker, a young DJ better known as DJ Walkzz and for the 2015 music "Faded" is a British-Norwegian music producer born on August 24, 1997, in Northampton, England. He was gifted to a beautiful parent, Norwegian mother, Hilde Omdal Walker, and British Father, Philip Alan Walker.  

Learned to produce music


At the beginning of his music career, the young Alan Walker first learned programming and graphic designs. In that respect, he takes an interest in listening to music which made him dive deeper into it. From the year of 2012, he began listening to the song of DJ Ness, well known as David Whistle from where he learned to produce music.  

Released first song Faded


Alan Walker released his first album "Faded" in the year of 2015 which become the most popular track on the youtube and gravitated the attention of millions of people. The tracks has over 220 million views on Youtube, 20 million streams on SoundCloud, online audio distribution platforms, and 50 million plays on Spotify.  

Made Live performance debut

February 27 , 2016

Alan Walker made his first live performance debut at the Winter X Games in Oslo in the year of 2016, Feb 27 where he performed 15 tracks with Norwegian singer, Iselin Solheim. In the same year, he also World Toured along with famous Barbadian singer, Rihana.   

World Tour with Justin Bieber


Alan Walker is currently planning to World Tour along with famous Canadian singer, Justin Bieber. The tour begins in 2017, May in India. At present, his youtube channel became most subscribed channel registered in Noway.     

Alan's Net worth


Alan Walker is a one of the leading DJ who has been rising day by day. He earns a good amount of money by his music career. According to 2019, his net worth has been estimated to be around $1.5 million.