Martin Garrix is one of the youngest DJ’s in the world. He was ranked number one on DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs list from three consecutive years 2016 to 2018.

Martin is a DJ, Dutch musician, and record producer. He is also composer and actor, known for Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015), Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb (2014) and Ibzia (2018). His most famous singles are “Animals,” “In the Name of Love,” and “Scared to be Lonely.”

Martin Garrix

Let’s get more information about Martin Garrix’s age biography, affairs and many more.

All information about him:

1. Family & Born Details

2. Study & Career

3. Personal Life

3.1 Bio

3.2 Physical Appearance

3.3 Favorite Things

3.4 Affairs & More

4. Book

5. Filmography

6. Discography

7. Awards

8. Current Work & Details

8.1 Social Media Accounts

8.2 Some Other Facts

Family & Born Details

Martin Garrix was born on May 14, 1996, in Amstelveen, Noord-Holland, the Netherlands as Martijn Gerard Garritsen. He raised in Amsterdam.

Date of Birth:- May 14, 1996

Birth Place:-  Amstelveen, Noord-Holland, Netherlands

Birth Name:- Martijn Gerard Garritsen

Father’s Name:- Gerard Garritsen

Mother’s Name:- Karin Garritsen

Sister:- Laura

Study & Career

At a young age, he would handle the music at his friends’ parties. He really started with his song “BFAM,” a track he co-produced with Julian Jordan, another DJ signed to his label Spinnin’ Records.

At the age of 14, Martin begins his career as a Dance Music star. When he served as a disc jockey at his high school dance. After meeting Tiesto, he released his first tracks, BFAM, with Julian Jordan and ‘Just some loop’ with TV Noise.

He released ‘Error 404’ with Jay Hardway in 2012, his first track through ‘Spinnin’ Records’. On June 16, 2013, released as a digital download, his first mega-hit, ‘Animals’, was also his first solo work. The track topped multiple listings in Europe. It also helped Garrix become the youngest person with a song that climbed to the No.1 spot on the electronic music store ‘Beatport’.

On 2 December 2013, His collaboration with Hardway, ‘Wizard’ was released. the song was later used in the film ‘Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)’. In early 2014, he headlined the Ultra Music Festival’ for the first.

2015 to present

He released the single “Don’t Look Down” featuring Grammy-winner Usher in February 2015. He also released two video versions for it on Vevo, “Towel Boy” and “Towel Girl.” He played the song ‘Rewind Repeat It’ featuring Ed Sheeran at the Ultra Music Festival in 2015 in Miami.Martin Garrix with ED Sheeran

The mid-2015 saw his exit from ‘Spinnin’ Records’ over a contention about the ownership of his music. In early 2016 he launched ‘STMPD RCRDS’, and through the label, he released his new track ‘Now That I’ve Found You’.

His promotional single ‘Opps’, released on June 13, 2016, was picked as the ‘Electronic Entertainment Expo 2016’ anthem. His contract signing with ‘Sony Music’ came about on July 26, 2016.

Garrix and singer Troye Sivan performed their collaborative song ‘There For You’ at the ‘2017 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival in California. He is now all set to support Justin Bieber at the ‘Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park’ show in July 2017.

He has also made two appearances on ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ as a musical guest, first in 2016, and then again in 2017.

Garrix announced an upcoming collaboration with Bonn, titled “No Sleep.” The single was released on February 2019, along with the music video. He performed at the Ultra Music Festival Australia, a two-day festival held in Sydney and Melbourne in February 2019.

He headlined Tomorrowland Winter, held in France, and Ultra Music Festival, held in Miami on March 2019.

School:- Not Known

College/University:- Academie in Utrecht

Educational Qualification:- Not Known

Debut:- 2012

Personal Life

On 14 May 1996, Martin Garrix was born as Martijn Gerard Garritsen in Amstelveen, a municipality in the province of North Holland, Netherlands, to Gerard and Karin Garritsen. He has a sister, Laura. In 2013, he graduated from the ‘Herman Brood Academie’ with the MBO diploma in ‘artistic pop music’. He is currently dating model Charelle Schriek.


Real Name:- Martijn Gerard Garritsen

Nickname:- GRX

Hometown:- Amstelveen, Netherlands

Zodiac sign:- Taurus

Famous For:- Dj

Profession:- DJ, record producer, musician

Year Active:- 2013

Nationality:- Dutch

Source of Wealth:- Professional DJ

Physical Appearance

Age(2018): 23 Years

Height(approx): in centimeters- 175cm

in meters- 1.75m

in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”

Weight(approx): in Kilograms- 66 kg

in Pounds- 145 lbs

Body Measurements: – Chest: 40inches

– Waist: 33inches

– Biceps: 15inches

Hair Color:- Light Brown

Eye Color:- Blue

Favorite Things

Food:- Steak, Sushi, Pizza

City:- Los Angeles

Record Producer:- Deorro, Jay Hardway

Wizard:- The Wizard of oz

Affairs & More

Marital Status: Unmarried


Current relationship status:- Charelle SchriekMartin's Girlfriend Charelle Schriek

Martin Garrix and Charelle Schriek keep their high profile relationship relatively low key. Recently he celebrates his GF birthday in a new way. Martin posted pics on Instagram with lovely captured pics.

He was born and raised in Amsterdam. In 2016 He is dated Bebe Rexha and he began dating. In 2015, Dutch model and artist Lynn Spoor.

Money Factor

Net Worth (Approx):- As of 2019, Martin Garrix’s net worth is estimated to be $22 million.

Martin Garrix’ s Logo


Martin Garrix releases his own book Entitled “Life = Crazy” on 23 August 2018. Garrix posted a picture of the cover of his then-upcoming book Martin Garrix Life = Crazy and containing photographs of his career life and personal life. In the book, the photographs featured were taken by Louis Van Baar. This book was released in October 2018.


NCIS: Ibiza2015HimselfShort comedy film by Funny or Die
The Ride2016Documentary by MTV
What We Started2017Documentary



compilation albums

The Martin Garrix Collection
  • Released: 21 April 2017 (Japan only)
  • Label: Epic Amsterdam
  • Formats: Digital download, CD, vinyl

Extended plays

Gold Skies
  • Released: 8 July 2014
  • Label: Casablanca, Spinnin’, School Boy
  • Format: Digital download
Break Through the Silence

(vs. Matisse & Sadko)

  • Released: 31 August 2015
  • Label: Casablanca, Spinnin’, School Boy
  • Format: Digital download
  • Released: 28 October 2016
  • Label: STMPD, Epic Amsterdam, Sony Netherlands
  • Format: Digital download
  • Released: 19 October 2018
  • Label: STMPD, Epic Amsterdam, Sony Netherlands
  • Format: Digital download


Martin Garrix won the ‘2013 Dance Music Awards’ for ‘Best Electro / Progressive Track’, ‘DJ of the Year’, and ‘Newcomer of the Year’. In 2014, he was awarded ‘The Buma Award’ for ‘Best International Song’ and ‘MTV Clubland Award’ for the track ‘Animals’. In 2016 he received the ‘MTV Millennial Award’ for ‘Beat Guru’, ‘MTV Europe Music Award’ for ‘Best Electronic’ and ‘Best Word Stage Performance,’ and ‘NRJ Music Awards’ for ‘Best International DJ’ and ‘Best Live Performance’.

List of awards

2013Dance Music AwardsBest Electro / Progressive TrackMartin GarrixWon
DJ of the YearWon
Newcomer of the YearWon
2014Young Hollywood AwardsBreakout Music ArtistNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Music: Electronic Dance Music ArtistNominated
Choice Music: Electronic Music Dance Song“Animals”Nominated
The Buma AwardsBest International SongWon
MTV Video Music AwardsMTV Clubland AwardNominated
NRJ DJ AwardsBest MusicWon
Best Live PerformanceMartin GarrixWon
MTV Europe Music AwardsBest Dutch ActNominated
World Music AwardsWorld’s Best Song“Animals”Nominated
World’s Best VideoNominated
Best Male ArtistMartin GarrixNominated
World’s Best Entertainer of the YearNominated
Best Electronic Dance Music ArtistNominated
Echo AwardBest Club / Dance ArtistNominated


YouTube Music Awards50 artists to watchWon
iHeartRadio Music AwardsDance Song of the Year“Animals”Nominated
MTV Europe Music AwardsBest ElectronicMartin GarrixWon
Best Dutch ActNominated
DJ AwardsBest Electro/Progressive HouseNominated
Best International DJNominated
2016International Dance Music AwardsBest Electro / Progressive House Track“The Only Way Is Up”Nominated
Best Global DJMartin GarrixNominated
MTV Millennial AwardsBeat GuruWon
MTV Europe Music AwardsBest ElectronicWon
Best World Stage PerformanceWon
NRJ Music AwardsBest International DJWon
Best Live PerformanceWon
2017WDM Radio AwardsBest DJMartin GarrixWon
Best Party DJNominated
King of Social MediaWon
Best Global Track“In the Name of Love”Nominated
Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite DJ/EDM ArtistMartin GarrixNominated
MTV Millennial AwardsBest DJWon
Worldwide Instagrammer of the YearNominated
Electronic Music AwardsSingle of the Year“Scared to Be Lonely”Nominated
BreakTudo AwardsBest DJ“There For You” feat Troye SivanNominated
DJ AwardsBest International DJMartin GarrixNominated
Best Big Room HouseNominated
2018WDM Radio AwardsBest DJMartin GarrixWon
Best Party DJNominated
King of Social MediaNominated
Best Bass Track“Scared to Be Lonely”Won
International Dance Music AwardsBest Male Artist (Mainstream)Martin GarrixNominated
Best Song“Scared to Be Lonely”Nominated
MTV Europe Music AwardsBest ElectronicMartin GarrixNominated
2019International Dance Music AwardsBest Male Artist (Pop/Electronic)Martin GarrixWon

Current Work & Details

Upcoming events

WED, 2 OCT 2019Echostage, Washington DC, District of Columbia, USA21:00
THU, 3 OCTEchostage, Washington DC, District of Columbia, USA21:00
FRI, 18 OCTRAI Theater, Amsterdam, Netherlands22:00
SAT, 19 OCTRAI Theater, Amsterdam, Netherlands19:00
SAT, 26 OCTBig Four Building, Calgary, Canada20:00
SUN, 27 OCTRoyal Purple Raceway, Baytown, Texas, USA14:00
2-3 NOVWuhan Garden Expo Park, Wuhan, China14:00-22:00
13-15 NOVJiExpo Kemayoran, Jakarta, Indonesia16:00-23:00

Social Media Accounts

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Some Other Facts

  • He is ranked no. 1 on DJ Mag’s 100 DJs list for 2016.
  • He expressed interest in becoming a DJ in 2004.
  • In 2013, he completed his graduation from the Herman Brood Academy, a production school in Utrecht.
  • In 2016, he separated from Spinnin records and founded STMPD RCRDS.
  • when he was 8 years old, he learned guitar.
  • In the 2004  Athens Olympics games, he became interested in being DJ, having seen Tiesto Performance.
  • In 2012 he signed to Spinnin Records.
  • Martin Garrix’s name has been inscribed on the side of a private plane.
  • Martin Garrix is living the high life.
  • Only 17 years old, he was born and brought up in the Netherlands.
  • He made waves with his remix of Christina Aguilera’s Your Body’ at 16 years old.
  • Martin is best known for the track Animal which was a top 10 hit in more than 10 countries.
  • He peaked at number 1 in the UK.
  • He is the youngest person ever to reach the #1 Spot on online music store Beatport.
  • Once he received hit on the head by the number 1 DJ in the world Hardwell.
  • Martin Garrix hung out with Nicki Romero and Calvin Harris at the EMAs earlier this year.
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