Celebrated Name: Kygo
Real Name/Full Name: Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll
Gender: Male
Age: 32 years old
Birth Date: 11 September 1991
Birth Place: Singapore
Nationality: Norwegian
Height: 1.80 m
Weight: 71 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children: No
Yes (Maren Platou)
Profession: Norwegian DJ, Songwriter and Record producer
Net Worth in 2024: $30 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Kygo is a world-famous Norwegian DJ and record producer who is known for his numerous hit songs. He is also a songwriter and has collaborated with several other artists to create music which brings melody in one’s ear.

Maybe you know about Kygo 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 Kygo’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

Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll, commonly known by his stage name “Kygo,” was born on September 11, 1991, as a non-native foreign in Singapore whose origin belongs to Bergen, Norway. He was born to his mother, Kjersti Gjerde, who is a dentist by profession, while his father, Lars Gørvell-Dahll, is an abroad worker in the maritime industry. He grew up with four siblings and traveled a lot with his family.

Kygo was born into a rich family, and he often spent his vacations in places like Brazil, Japan, Kenya, Egypt, etc. He developed an interest in music right from childhood. He was just six years old when he received his first piano lessons. Ten years later, with the help of some piano lessons, Kygo started his own music using a keyboard.

There is no information about his schooling, but he was halfway through his degree in Business and Finance at Heriot-Watt University in Scotland when he decided to pursue a career in music.

Kygo got the idea of his stage name through a username he received in his high school. The name “Kygo” was chosen as it was very easy to pronounce in both English and Norwegian. Besides music, Kygo loves watching football and is a fan of an English Football club called ‘Manchester United.’ He often visits their stadium ‘Old Trafford’ on a game day to enjoy a game of football.

Personal life

Getting to some of the facts about Kygo’s personal life, he is still unmarried. He has been dating Bergenser Maren Platou for a long time, even before he emerged as one of the famous DJ’s. She is often seen with him during his concerts, and the duo travels together a lot.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 11 September 1991, Kygo is 32 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024. His height is 1.80 m tall, and his weight is 71 kg.


Kygo’s breakthrough came when he released ‘Firestone’ featuring vocals from Conrad, which gained him popularity all around the world. He made a debut on several charts across the globe, earning him much needed fame and fortune. He then was contacted by ‘Coldplay’ to make a remix of one of their songs.

One of the turning points of his career came when Avicii supported him to appear in one of the festivals in Norway. He later replaced Avicii at the festival of ‘TomorrowWorld’ as a mainstream artist. One of his tracks became the official music for the EA Sports’ FIFA 16, a popular video game among football fans around the world.

Kygo made several singles with numerous artists around the globe, and most of his singles were on the top of the chart. His recent hits include a single ‘It Ain’t Me’ with an American singer Selena Gomez and ‘First Time’ with a British Singer Ellie Goulding. He also had the honor of remixing one of the songs by ‘U2’. Till now, Kygo has released two studio albums, ‘Cloud Nine’ and ‘Kids In Love.’

Awards & Achievements

Kygo is a gifted artist who has achieved a lot at a very young age. The list of his nominations and awards is quite big. Apart from being nominated for ‘MTV Europe Music Awards,’ he has been the winner of the ‘YouTube Music Award.’ Kygo has also won the ‘International Dance Music Award’ on numerous occasions.

Net Worth & Salary of Kygo in 2024

Kygo Net Worth 2019As of July 2024, the estimated net worth of Kygo is approximately $30 million. His main source of income has been his contribution to the world of music.

Kygo has already achieved success only the best musician can dream of. A lot of traveling has inspired him to create music, which is one of its kind. Currently, he is unmarried but has been going out with his longtime girlfriend, who always supports him to grow his career to greatness.


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