Calvin Harris Biography (Wikipedia)
Adam Richard Wiles (born 17 January 1984), known professionally as Calvin Harris, is a Scottish DJ, record producer, singer, songwriter and remixer. His debut studio album, I Created Disco, was released in 2007 and was the precursor to his UK top-10 singles "Acceptable in the 80s" and "The Girls". In 2009, Harris released his second studio album, Ready for the Weekend, which debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart and earned a gold certification from the British Phonographic Industry within two months of release. Its lead single, "I'm Not Alone", became his first number one on the UK Singles Chart.
Harris rose to international prominence in 2012 with the release of his third studio album, 18 Months. Topping the UK charts, the album became his first to chart on the Billboard 200 in the US, reaching number 19. All eight of the album's singles; "Bounce", "Feel So Close", "Let's Go", "We'll Be Coming Back", "Sweet Nothing", "Drinking from the Bottle", "I Need Your Love" and "Thinking About You" reached the top 10 in the UK.
- Calvin Harris Encore: Artemesia - Bits & Pieceshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04115kw.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04115kw.jpg2016-07-10T15:02:19.000ZPerforming live on the Main Stagehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04114y7
Calvin Harris Encore: Artemesia - Bits & Pieces
- Calvin Harris - How Deep Is Your Love (T in the Park 2016)http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04119n3.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04119n3.jpg2016-07-10T13:45:08.000ZPerforming live on the Main Stagehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04110dd
Calvin Harris - How Deep Is Your Love (T in the Park 2016)
- Ellie Goulding needs to finish her vocals for Calvin Harrishttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03x4rd0.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03x4rd0.jpg2016-06-03T09:36:00.000ZWe played Ellie Calvin's response to her question and it was JUST a bit awks...http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03x4rg7
Ellie Goulding needs to finish her vocals for Calvin Harris
- Hear Calvin Harris answer questions from Grimmy and Ellie Goulding - and his new single with Rihannahttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03skt55.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03skt55.jpg2016-04-29T09:53:00.000ZWe went to LA for New Music Friday to hear a first play of Calvin Harris' new single!http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03sl0fm
Hear Calvin Harris answer questions from Grimmy and Ellie Goulding - and his new single with Rihanna
- Calvin Harris chats to Steve Wrighthttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02b8w3s.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02b8w3s.jpg2014-11-07T16:30:00.000ZThe musician, producer and DJ talks about his new album, Motion.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02b969h
Calvin Harris chats to Steve Wright
- Calvin Harris highlightshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01zsjrg.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01zsjrg.jpg2014-06-24T23:35:00.000ZHighlights of Calvin Harris' set at Radio 1's Big Weekend in Glasgow 2014http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01zsjrl
Calvin Harris highlights
- Radio 1's Big Weekend Video Mapping (Calvin Harris)http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01kl1c0.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01kl1c0.jpg2013-10-30T11:34:00.000ZRadio 1 lights up the walls of Ebrington Square to start the summer and Calvin Harris' stunning headline set at Big Weekend 2013.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01kl1c4
Radio 1's Big Weekend Video Mapping (Calvin Harris)
- Calvin Harris - Radio 1's Big Weekend highlightshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01bwv04.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01bwv04.jpg2013-06-25T15:34:00.000ZHighlights of Calvin Harris' set at Radio 1's Big Weekend 2013http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01bwvqn
Calvin Harris - Radio 1's Big Weekend highlights
- Calvin Harris at the BRITshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p015dlbz.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p015dlbz.jpg2013-02-21T17:31:00.000ZGreg and Huw chat to Calvin Harris backstage at the BRIT Awards.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p015dsbf
Calvin Harris at the BRITs
- Calvin Harris - Radio 1’s Hackney Weekendhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p00wg2rq.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p00wg2rq.jpg2012-07-24T12:52:00.000ZA highlights compilation of Calvin Harris' set at Radio 1's Hackney Weekend.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p00wg2sb
Calvin Harris - Radio 1’s Hackney Weekend
- Let's have it, BBC Three!http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p00vvs5m.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p00vvs5m.jpg2012-07-08T23:44:00.000ZGreg, Edith, and the BBC Three crew go crazy during Calvin Harris' massive set at T 2012http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p00vvs5x
Let's have it, BBC Three!
Calvin Harris Tracks
Past BBC Events
2016 T in the Park
2014 BBC Music Awards
2014 T in the Park
Glasgow Radio 1's Big Weekend
Latest Calvin Harris News
How to make it as a DJSG Lewis explains how he's found success as a DJ
Disciples' one pound record dealThe production trio talk about their cheap record deal, working with Calvin Harris and going out on their own.
Taylor not the first to use a pseudonymSee some other stars who've had pseudonyms after it's revealed Taylor Swift used the name Nils Sjoberg to co-wrote This is What You Came For with Calvin Harris.
Twitter reacts to Calvin's Taylor tweetsThe singer's name was bought up by Calvin in a series of tweets aimed at his ex-girlfriend Taylor.