All About Calvin Harris
Calvin Harris Bio
Calvin Harris is a Scottish singer-songwriter, remixer, recording artist, record producer, and DJ. He was born Adam Richard Wiles on 17 January 1984 in Dumfries to English parents David and Pamela. His father was a biochemist while his mother was a Housewife. The parents tied the knot in Oxford, but later moved to Dumfries suburb Georgetown. He has an older brother, Edward, and an older sister, Sophie. After leaving Dumfries High School, Calvin worked in a local fish-processing factory and stacked shelves in supermarkets in order to buy DJ gear.
Besides being a renowned DJ, Adam Richard Wiles, is also known for hits like Thinking About You, I Need Your Love, Ready for the Weekend, I’m Not Alone, Let’s Go, Drinking from the Bottle, and many more. He was first introduced to electronic music in his teens. He was recording bedroom demos by 1999. At the age of 18, he released 12-inch club singles and CD-EPs, Brighter Days and Da Bongos.
Calvin Harris Body Measurements
Calvin in not afraid to show his impressive body. He stripped down to his skivvies to model in the Summer/Spring 2015 Emporia Armani and Campaign. The handsome star debuted his good-looking physical transformation with a series of underwear shoots for the designer. To maintain his body fitness, Calvin has a blonde hair girl personal trainer.
Body Type: Athletic
Height: Calvin Harris height is 6 feet and 5 inches or 196 cm tall.
Weight: Calvin has a body weight of 91 kg (201 lbs)
Chest: 109 cm (43 inches)
Biceps or Arms: 39 cm (15.4 inches)
Waist Size: 91 cm (32 inches)
Eye Color: Has blue eye color
Hair Color: Dark Blonde
Feet/Shoe Size: 46 (EU) | 12.5 (UK) | 13 (US)
Fun Interesting Facts
– Calvin wanted to be a footballer before he ventured into music. His favorite football team is Queen of the South (QoS). He was featured in a football campaign by Pepsi Max commercial in 2012.
– He launched his own label Fly Eye Records in March 2012. The label partnered with Sony/ATV music publishing in 2014. Later on the same year, he was appointed the head A&R team.
– Calvin has toured with Deadmau5, Skrillex, and Rihanna. The tour with Rihana, in 2012 was in support of the European leg of her Loud Tour. On 5 March 2011 he played the Mardi Gras Party which was held in Sydney.
– He won the Ivor Novello Award for Songwriter of the Year the same year when he was the highest paid DJ, year 2013. He has three more albums besides I Created Disco. They’re Motion (produced in 2014), 18 Months (produced in 2012), and Ready for the Weekend (produced in 2009).
– He is a true Casanova and dated many female celebrities. There were gossips of him having an encounter with Anne Vyalitsyna, a Russian model in 2013, and the British singer Ellie Goulding. He later dated Singer Rita Ora from 2013 to 2014. From July 2015, he started dating Aarika Wolf, an American model.