Scottish record producer, DJ, singer, songwriter and musician Calvin Harris rose to international prominence following the release of his third studio album 18 Months in 2012. It topped the UK charts and became his first to chart on the US Billboard 200 chart peaking at number 19. All eight of the albums singles including “ Bounce”, “Feel So Close”, “Sweet Nothing” and “Need Your Love” reached the top 10 in the UK.
Born Adam Richard Wiles in 1984 he was first attracted to electronic music in his teens and began recording bedroom demos in 1999. His career continued to rise with milestones along the way including the success of his fourth studio album Motion which became his second consecutive number one album on the US Dance/Electronic Albums chart. The albums first three singles “Under Control”, “Summer” and “Blame” all topped the UK charts.
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“Pray to God”, released in 2015, is one of Harris’ many songs you can hear at your favourite internet radio station Lovesongs247. The house song features vocals from American rock band Haim. It enjoyed moderate commercial success with a top 40 position in the United Kingdom. He’s won a Grammy for Best Music Video, the British Academy’s Ivor Novello Award for songwriter of the year in 2013 and at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards was named top Dance/Electronic artist. Among numerous other accolades Harris topped Forbes’ list of the world’s highest paid DJs for three consecutive years between 2013 and 2015.
He runs his own record label, Fly Eye Records, and is regarded as one of the most successful musicians in contemporary British popular culture. Enjoy the great music from Calvin Harris and find new friends at Lovesongs247.