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He's travelled the word, made worldwide hits and worked with some of the dance world's biggest artists - and that's all by age 17. As Martin Garrix turns 18-years-old, we look at what he's already achieved in his career.
It's what some people work their entire careers towards but Martin Garrix managed to make a number one hit at just 17-years-old.
When he released 'Animals' in 2014, 17-year-old Garrix became the youngest producer to ever top the Beatport 100 chart on his own. Picture: Facebook
Alongside some of the worlds biggest DJs and producers including Capital XTRA's Afrojack, Alesso, Nicky Romero, Zedd, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike and plenty more, Martin Garrix signed to independent Dutch record label Spinnin' Records. Picture: Instagram
The track went on to be a top 10 hit in more than 10 countries including in The Netherlands, New Zealand, Ireland, Spain and more. Picture: Facebook
As a new entry and as just a teenager Martin Garrix was officially named the 40th top DJ in the world in 2013 by DJ Magazine. Picture: Facebook
Just liking Garrix on Facebook or hitting follow on Instagram will show you exactly how much Garrix is loving life. His work takes him worldwide from Thailand to Austraila, the USA and back to Europe again. It seems like every week he's in another country. Picture: instagram/martingarrix
He debuted a ton of new tracks when he performed at the huge Miami festival, including collaborations with Armand Van Helden, Dillon Francis and Afrojack, who joined him on stage to perform alongside Tiesto.
With 689,000 Twitter followers and 5.7 million Facebook fans, it's clear to see that Garrix has got peoples attention.
Most 16-year-olds are busy taking their GCSE's but not Martin Garrix. The Dutch DJ was remixing Christina Aguilera's 'Body' at age 16, which featured on the 'Lotus' albums deluxe version, alongside all his regular school work.
'Animals' was far from a one-hit-wonder for Martin Garrix. Since its release he has found success with songs 'Wizard,' 'Helicopter' and 'Tremor.'
Martin Garrix is undoubtedly EDM's biggest heart-throb. The teenager has got a huge following of adoring female fans that's growing by the day.
The popular radio station in Martin's home country named him 'DJ Talent Of The Year' in 2012, a title that Calvin Harris picked up the year prior. Picture: Instagram.
Your friends are probably cool, but lets be serious, Martin Garrix is hanging around with Hardwell, Afrojack, Alesso, Calvin Harris.. You get the idea. Hard to get cooler than that.
If you include the views it has had on Spinnin' Records YouTube page it rises to almost 2 million views. An incredible amount of eyes on one video.
When Martin Garrix joined Coco Cole in the Capital XTRA studio last year he spoke about the making of 'Animals' and gave a special DJ masterclass tutorial. Head to our YouTube page to see the full thing.
Who else have achieved a selfie like this one?
You know you're doing well when you can just give singles way. Garrix released 'Proxy' as a thank you to his fans for their support in 2013, saying; "This past year has been incredible. I can't thank you guys enough. Enjoy 'Proxy' as my gift to you. THANK YOU!"
Heplayed unreleased collaborations with Dillon Francis and Afrojack during the set. "What's cool about Coachella is the diversity of crowd. You've got rock fans, you’ve got pop fans, you've got indie fans. For me, it was an unreal experience … It was about people having fun and playing a lot of new stuff" he told TIME.