Alan Olav Walker born August 24 1997 is an English-born Norwegian DJ and record producer. In 2015 at the age of 18, Walker received international acclaim after releasing the single “Fade”, which received platinum certifications in 14 countries. In 2019, he was ranked 27th on DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs list of 2019. He released his debut studio album, Different World, in 2018.
Walker signed with MER Musikk under Sony Music Sweden and released his next single, “Faded”, a remastered vocal version of “Fade”. It was released on December 8, 2015 and featured uncredited Naustdal pop singer Iselin Solheim. The single topped the year-end charts in Austria, Germany, Switzerland and Sweden, iTunes charts in 33 countries, as well as entering top 10 in Spotify Global Chart. The music video on YouTube has over 2.7 billion views and 19 million likes, placing it among the top 10 most liked YouTube videos. It has over 1.1 billion plays on Spotify, and is also one of the Top 10 Most Shazam-ed tracks of 2016. The single also received official remixes from Tiësto, Dash Berlin, and Hardwell.
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Without further ado, Alan Walker’s top 5 tracks of all time:
5. Alan Walker – Force
4. Alan Walker – Sing Me To Sleep
3. Alan Walker ft. Gavin James – Tired
2. Alan Walker – Alone
1. Alan Walker – Faded
BONUS: Alan Walker – The Spectre