|Real Name/Full Name:
|61 years old
|July 29, 1962
|Manchester, United Kingdom
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Is Carl Cox Gay?:
|DJ and Producer
|Net Worth in 2024:
Cox is one of the most renowned personalities in the world of music production. In the ’80s, Carl was the mainstage DJ in the electronica industry. He is famous for hosting the BBC Radio 1’s Essential Mix. He has been hosting the “Music is Revolution” at the renowned club Space Ibiza every summer from 2001 to 2016.
He runs the label Intec Digital which was founded in 1999. He worked on his radio show titled “Global’ till 2017 when he left the show. He has been on his own “Carl Cox and Friends” so far, performing at Ultra Music Festival, The BPM Festival, and in Tomorrowland.
Maybe you know about Carl Cox very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Carl Cox’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Carl Cox was born on July 29, 1962, in Oldham, England. He was inclined towards the world of music while he was still a teenager. When Carl was 15, he worked as a mobile DJ, trying to find his passion for disco music. He made his career debut around the same time as Chicago House Music finding it’s forefront in the world of dance music. Carl Cox was later on known as the founders of the sound and brought the emerging rave scene in Britain, revolutionizing the modern-day electronic music.
He is known to be the only DJ to utilize a three-deck mixing. Carl Cox, since then, started performing in the most renowned clubs across the world, such as The Eclipse, Shelley’s Laserdome, Stern’s Nightclub, Heaven, Sir Henry’s, Angels and The Hacienda.
The artist is single and doesn’t share much regarding his personal life. It is quite unusual for someone of his popularity status to be discrete regarding his life’s details. Carl has been a humble man who has embraced his roots and values while leading a simple life even after reaching such peaks of success.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on July 29 1962, Carl Cox is 61 years old as of today’s date 21st February 2024. His height is 1.8 m tall, and his weight is 80 kg.
Carl released his debut single as a music producer for Paul Oakenfold’s Perfecto Label “I Want You” in the early ’90s. To this day, Carl is considered to be one of the best “celebrity DJs” in the world. He had a vision for this genre, bringing about enough change in and embracing the sounds of underground techno, knowing it will be a hit someday. Carl used to run The Ultimate Base at the currently defunct Velvet Underground Club located the Charing Cross Road in London during the mid to late ’90s.
The DJ Magazine placed Carl on the 1st position in the top 100 polls in 1997. He created his record label titled Intec Digital in 1998. It was responsible for releasing numerous hits from 1999 to 2006 and in becoming the best in dance music. Carl then put Intec Digital on a halt for some time before relaunching it in 2010. Carl Cox starred in the film Human Traffic in 1999 in the role of Pablo Hassan. Carl debuted his “Carl Cox and Friends” arena at the Ultra Music Festival in 2004.
Carl then started a yearly residency in the Spanish club Space Ibiza in 2001. On September 20, 2016, he released “The Final Chapter,” which marked the end of his seasonal residency at the club. Cox will be starring in the documentary “What We Started,” which would be an EDM themed film portraying the history of electronic music, and it’s an evolution over the period. After sixteen years of being aired, his podcast titled “Global” came to an end in 2017.
Awards & Achievements
Carl won the DJ Award for Best International DJ in 2019, 2018 and 2016, NME Award for Best Club DJ in 2001, DJ Award for Best Techno in 2017,2016 and 2015, DJ Award for Ibiza Set in 2000, DJ Award for Ibiza night in 2011 and 2006 and the DJ Award for Music Events in 2017.
Net Worth & Salary of Carl Cox in 2024
Although Carl’s salary is yet to be known, according to a report, his net worth is stated to be $18 million as of February 2024. Most of his revenue is generated due to his career in music production, although the artist seems to have various other sources of income.
Carl serves as a role model of many young men who have the urge to venture out in the world of music production. Perhaps the reason we look up to him for inspiration is that he has proved that success purely is an outcome of your efforts and not passed down over from one man to another. A lesson from his life story would be to follow what ignites a spark in you.