Popularly known for familiarizing with the moombahton genre, Dillon Francis currently has an estimated net worth of $15 million. Francis is an American DJ a composer and a record producer.
He caught the attention of an American producer, Diplo, who gave him the opportunity to showcase his talent.
Dillon Francis is known for having a unique style to present his videos and music works which are of high quality.
Artists have shown interest to collaborate with him for his creativity. Francis has worked with DJs like Calvin Harris and Kygo in his most recent mixtape.
To know more about Francis’s career, how he rose to fame and how his personal life is, keep on reading this small biography provided for you.
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Dillon Francis Net Worth and Overview
|Net Worth||$15 Million|
|Date of Birth||October 5, 1987|
|Source of Wealth||Record Producer, Composer, Internet Celebrity|
|Country of Origin||United States of America|
|Last Updated||February 2021|
Dillon Francis was born on 5th October 1987 in Los Angeles, California. His father’s name is Robert Drew Francis and he is an American. Dillion’s mother is from Croatia.
Dillon’s father is a medicine doctor and Dillon mentioned on the internet about not being able to spend much time with him.
Much detail about his educational background has not been disclosed but it has been reported that Dillon comes from a well-educated family.
As a kid, Dillon was a fan of the show Sesame Street and he used to watch it every day for at least two hours.
Dillon’s first work was with American producer, Diplo who helped him earn a name for himself. Dillon collaborated with Diplo on a song named “Que Que” which also featured Maluca, a Latin Pop musician.
His next hit song was “Masta Blasta” which Dillon composed by being influenced by Munchi, who is a Dutch Musician. This song became so popular that it was later added to Dillon’s Moombahton track.
Dillon’s musical album named “Swashbuckle” got released in 2010 on Play Me Records. Two years later in 2012, two of his singles got released in the names “Bootleg Fireworks (Burning Up)” and “I.D.G.A.F.O.S.”
Dillon was featured by many labels. Some of the noteworthy labels that worked with him are Mad Decent, Dim Mak Records, and OWSLA.
In this same year, Dillon won the number one spot on the Beatport chart, making him the first Moombahton artist to achieve this spot. The song that won him this position was “Something, Something, Awesome”.
Dillon went on a tour at the end of that year with an electronic music group named Nero in North America. He also supported a tour named Standing on a Hill by Flux Pavillon.
Dillon announced a tour across Canada and United States with a debut album in 2013 which later did not take place.
He appeared as a guest performer in many music festivals like Camp Bisco, Coachella, Electric Daisy Carnival, TomorrowWorld, Electric Zoo, and Ultra.
Dillon has a comedy production as well with fellow comedians named Meowski666 and Kill the Noise.
In 2014 Dillon released works in collaboration with American singer Brendon Urie, American Rapper Twista, musical trio The Lazer, and many other artists.
He has released a single with DJ Snake named “Get Low” in the same year.
In 2015, Dillon went back to working on the Moombahton genre with his album “This Mixtape is Fire”. This album has collaborated works with Calvin Harris, Skrillex, Bro Safari, Kygo, and Chromeo.
In 2016 three of his singles were released. All three tracks were made in collaboration with other artists. They were “Need You” collaborated by Nghtmre, “Candy” featuring Snappy Jitand GTA, and “Anywhere” in collaboration with Will Heard.
Dillon released his song “Say Less” which was collaborated by G-Eazy in 2017.
This year Dillon made an announcement that he was no longer working under the label Columbia Records and want to make music independently.
He revealed to his fans that he wanted to focus on his Moombahton genre.
He released a studio album named “Wut Wut” which contained singles all on the Moombahton genre. Dillon has also worked on a comedy series name “Like and Subscribe” in 2018.
Highlights and Achievements
- In 2013, MTV labeled Dillon as Artists to Watch.
- Dillon won the spot 73 in the same year in a poll named DJ Mag Top 100.
- In 2014 his album “Money Sucks, Friends Rule” achieved a spot on the “Top Electronic Albums of 2014″ by Rolling Stones.
- Dillon’s album “This Mixtape is Fire” won number one position on the Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart of Billboard.
- In 2018 Dillon was nominated for his album “Wut Wut” by Latin American Music Award and also received a Latin Grammy nomination for his single “Sexo”.
Age, Height, and Weight
Dillon Francis was born on October 5, 1987and as of February 2021, he is 33 years old. Dillon is 1.80 meters in height and his weight is 171 lbs. (78 kg).
Dillon Francis never openly talked about his relationships and has not revealed much about his personal life.
He has mentioned in many interviews that he is not very good at dating. Rumor has it that Dillon is still single and just focusing on his music career.
In 2013 Dillon Francis called out Katy Perry for copying a message and the video editing style from his music video. He tweeted a few times regarding this plagiarism issue and accused Perry.
Dillon Francis Net Worth in 2021
Dillon Francis’s hard work and dedication paid off well and he is at present one of the most well-known music artists. He is quite popular among his fans as a DJ and an amazing record producer.
He has collaborated works with many artists and rappers and he never let go of his Moombahton roots.
In February 2021, Dillon Francis’s estimated net worth is $15 million. He has released multiple albums and singles and worked on many music videos in different genres.
Dillon is considered a music idol by his fans and also in the music industry.