Cirkut is a well-known Canadian songwriter and record producer. However, he rose to popularity after the news of dating American vocalist Amanda Ava Koci.

Picture of Canadian record producer, Cirkut
Caption: Picture of Canadian record producer, Cirkut (Photo: gstatic)

Cirkut Real Name

Cirkut's real name is Henry Russell Walter, born on April 23, 1986, with birth sign Taurus. He grew up in Halifax, Nova Scotia but later moved to Toronto in the year 2004. Unfortunately, he has hidden the details of his parents and early life.

Having Canadian nationality, Cirkut is of Caucasian ethnicity. Likewise, he follows Christianity as his religion. Despite being an educated person, he has kept his educational background private.


As per reports, he moved to Toronto at the age of 18 to pursue a career in music. He produced the instrumental track that would become the song "Mmm Papi" on Britney Spears' 2008 album "Circus", his first big break. Since then, he has gone on to write and produce chart-topping songs like Katy Perry's "Part of Me", "Roar" and "Dark Horse"; Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball"; Maroon 5's "Sugar" and The Weeknd's "Starboy". Cirkut has produced or written over 40 mainstream songs for artists such as Rihanna, Pitbull, Jessie J, Kesha, Shakira, Nicki Minaj, and to name a few. 

Cirkut posing for the picture
Caption: Cirkut posing for the picture (Photo: Instagram)

In his professional career, he has been nominated three times for a Grammy Award, winning in 2018 for Urban Contemporary Album for The Weeknd's album "Starboy". Once he made up one-third of the Canadian electronic music trio Let's Go to War with Adrien Gough and Peter-John Kerr besides his accomplishments behind-the-scenes as a music producer and songwriter. On August 31, 2009, they released one studio album to date, titled "Karmageddon". 

Caption: Cirkut posing for the picture (Photo: Instagram)

The duo briefly collaborated on producing music together as the production duo, Dream Machine, he had known Gough since high school and once Let's Go to War disbanded. Cirkut still produces and writes for some of the biggest names in the music industry as part of record producer Dr. Luke's production house, Prescription Songs.

What's Cirkut Net Worth? 

As per reports, Cirkut has an estimated net worth of over $5 Million. He has been earning a hefty sum of money out of his professional career. The fact that he worked as an avant-garde music producer and lyricist is generally considered to be the source of his earnings.

Cirkut posing for the picture while cars are in the background
Caption: Cirkut posing for the picture while cars are in the background (Photo: Instagram) 

The average salary of a music producer in the United States is between $30, thousand to $120, thousand per year. He lives a lavish life in Los Angeles, California, where he still produces and writes for some of the biggest names in the music industry. 

Is Cirkut Married? 

Cirkut is yet to be married, therefore, he doesn't have a wife. However, he is dating his girlfriend Ava Max, also known as Amanda Ava Koci. As per reports, they have been dating since 2014. The duo met while working and they collaborated on a song that would ultimately change both their careers and personal lives for the better. 

Cirkut with his girlfriend Ava Max
Caption: Cirkut with his girlfriend Ava Max (Photo: Instagram)

The couple has an 8-year age gap between them. Despite that, they seem happy and age hasn't raised any issue in their relationship. Cirkut and Ava have been in a committed relationship for a long time. They are yet to face any rumors or scandals regarding their relationship. 

What is the Height of Cirkut? 

Cirkut has a height of 5 feet 7 inches or 1.70 m tall. While his body weighs around 158 pounds. Likewise, Cirkut has dark brown hair with appealing dark green eyes.