Steve Aoki: Man of Random beats
Steve Aoki has its complete name as Steven Hiroyuki “Steve” Aoki (born November 30, 1977) in Miami, Florida. The world ‘s eminent DJ known by its several working fields including electro house musician, record producer, club promoter, and also the founder of Dim Mak Records.
The Guy is widely known over the globe for his energetic crowd surfing stunts, throwing cake at fans, spraying champagne bottles, and riding rafts on the dance floor.
The EDM devotee starts off by recording in its college underground concerts. By early 20s, Aoki had put together his own record label, which he named as Dim Mak.
Aoki established his name, Faint Mak Records, in 1996. At the time Aoki started with club promoter and DJ. He has collaborated with Blake Mill operator of the LA-based band Moving Units to create remixes.
In May 2006, Aoki turned into a load up part for Mc5 bassist Michael Davis’ Music Is Upset Foundation, a non-benefit association that gives music training backing inside open schools Aoki’s introduction blend collection, Pillow face and His Plane Accounts was discharged in January 2008. He had a Key Blend that circulated on BBC Radio 1 on August 2, 2008 and again on October 27, 2012.On October 11, 2013, Aoki teamed up with Linkin Park on the tune “A Light That Never Comes “that was incorporated on the remix album collection, Recharged after 18 days.
He has remixed numerous specialists and groups, including Jackson 5, Drake, Kanye West, Eminem, Lil Wayne, Mike Posner, Young ladies Era, All American Rejects, Cannot, The Executioners, Bassnectar, Lenny Kravitz, Alliance Gathering, Snoop Dogg Home slice, Robin Thicke, S.p.a., Kid Cudi, Fernando Oviedo, Chester French and Peaches. He remixed the track “When The Wind Blows” that gimmicks on the UK release of The All-American Rejects’ 2008 collection When The World Comes Down. On November 10, 2009, Aoki discharged a remix for Drake’s tune “For eternity“. The tune characteristics Drake, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, and Eminem. The track made it to the highest point of Build up Machine’s outline in December 2009.
Aoki finished in 6th place in the 2013 America’s Best DJ competition-a vote and promotion to find out the country’s most popular DJ conducted by DJ Times magazine and Pioneer DJ.
He has released with various singles with famous pop idols of Music including The Bloody Beetroots, Afrojack, Tai, Chris Lake, Angger Dimas, Laidback Luke, Sidney Samson, and Tiesto & many more.
He has been performing at various stages including the prominent ‘Tomorrowland’ in Belgium, Ultra festivals and a bulk of EDM festive over the world.
In March 2010 Aoki released “I’m in the House“, a collaboration with Zuper Blahq—alter-ego of The Black Eyed Peas singer will.i.am.
Aoki’s last solo album, Wonderland was released January 2012 and features guest vocalists and musicians LMFAO, Kid Cudi, Kay, Travis Barker, will.i.am aka Zuper Blahq, Wynter Gordon, Rivers Cuomo, Lil Jon, Chiddy Bang, Lovefoxxx of CSS, Big John Duncan (former guitarist of the punk band The Exploited), and others. A remix album was released shortly after. On December 11, 2012, Aoki released his first EP It’s the End of the World As We Know It, which includes three songs. Aoki was nominated for Grammy Award for Best Dance/Electronica Album for Wonderland at the 2013 55th Annual Grammy Awards.
The said words by Aoki on Grammy day “That was like a big, big deal. I slaved over that album and I did not at all expect it to be nominated for a Grammy.
“As far as live touring, Tomorrowland was by far one of my most proud moments. Closing the main stage on day three, closing up the entire festival was just an incredible feeling. I felt totally comfortable with the crowd. It was just one of the best sets.
The compilation of Aoki’s best albums includes:
- Neon Future (2014)
- Wonderland (2012)
- It’s the End of the World As We Know It. (2012)
- I love Techno (2010)
- Pillowface and His Airplane Chronicles (2008)
Steve Aoki who plays for the audience has its prevailing and miraculous hands which create a vibes of EDM let everybody shaking their head and body with full zest and liveliness.