Calvin Harris top songwriter of 2012 in UK

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The DJ and producer tops a countdown based on the top 100 UK downloads of 2012.

Calvin Harris has topped a list of the most successful songwriters of 2012 in the UK.

The Scottish DJ/Producer beat the likes of other hitmakers Sia Furler (who wrote Rihanna’s Diamonds and David Guetta’s Titanium) and Coldplay to the title of most successful songwriter of 2012 in the UK, according to a list compiled by Music Week magazine.

Based on the top 100 downloads of 2012, it seems that Harris ruled with a stream of hits including Let’s Go ft Ne-Yo, Sweet Nothing ft Florence Welch and We’ll Be Coming Back ft Example for his own album. He also wrote hits for Rihanna and Cheryl‘s number one track ‘Call My Name’.



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