David Guetta

David Guetta

David Guetta is a successful French house music producer and DJ. He started deejaying in the nightclubs during the 80s and 90s. He has been married to night club manager Cathy Guetta for more then 20 years, and they have two children.

In 2002, he co-founded Gum Productions and released his first album, Just a Little More Love.

In 2006, the mash-up Just a Little More Love with the Tocadisco remix of “Walking Away” by The Egg, entitled “Love Don’t Let Me Go (Walking Away)”, was charted higher than the original release of the song.

In 2007, he released his third album Pop Life that was very successful in the UK and in all Europe, and reached a total sold of 530,000 copies worldwide. The lead single “Love Is Gone” reached Number 1 on the American Dance Chart and charted on the Billboard Hot 100.

In 2008, David and his wife Cathy planned the event called “UNIGHTED” which took place in the Stade de France on July 5th, 2008. He performed with Tiësto, Carl Cox, Joachim Garraud and Martin Solveig hiping up a crowd of 40,000.

In 2009, he was placed third in the “Top 100 DJs” poll by DJ Magazine, and was elected “Best House DJ” by DJ Awards in 2008. Since April 2009, Guetta had his own radio show on the internet radio station RauteMusik on Saturday evening. The show was afterwards moved into Radio 538, being aired every Friday evening after Tiësto’s Club Life. Its name is DJ Mix. Guetta performs a one-hour set of house music, presenting mainly new talents inside.

David Guetta, the French number #1 dj has become famous very rapidly after his fourth studio album, One Love, that was released in August 2009. Its first single “When Love Takes Over”, which featured Kelly Rowland, peaked at #1 on the UK Singles Chart and topped many other countries worldwide.

His second single from the album, “Sexy Bitch” featuring Akon, became his second #1 in the UK.

As of May 2011 the album had sold three million copies worldwide. Guetta’s fourth studio album One Love was nominated as “Best Electronic/Dance Album” at the 52nd Grammy Awards.His song “When Love Takes Over” featuring American R&B singer Kelly Rowland received two nominations; Best Dance Recording and Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical, and won the latter.

On 16 June 2009, The Black Eyed Peas released the David Guetta-produced “I Gotta Feeling” as their second single from their fifth studio album, The E.N.D.. It became a worldwide hit topping the charts in seventeen countries. It became the most downloaded song of all-time in the United States with almost 7.5 million downloads and in the United Kingdom selling more than 1 million copies.

David Guetta has sold over six million albums and 15 million singles worldwide.In 2011 Guetta was voted as the #1 DJ in the ‘DJ Mag Top 100 DJs’ fan poll.

Across 16 tracks, F*** Me I’M Famous 2013 mix features an upfront and energetic selection of some of the biggest tracks so far this year. Sure fire club fillers feature from the likes of Mat Zo & Porter Robinson, Arno Cost, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike and Hard Rock Sofa, as well as Guetta’s own recent remixes of Armin van Buuren’s smash single ‘This Is What It Feels Like’ and ‘Alive’ by Empire Of The Sun. Breakout number 1 tracks like Calvin Harris’ ‘Sweet Nothing’ featuring Florence Welch and Avicii vs Nicky Romero ‘I Could Be The One’, meet recent underground anthems including Daddy’s Groove & Cryogenix ‘Vertigo’ and Laidback Luke & Hardwell ‘Dynamo’, all flawlessly brought together by Guetta himself, while the mix also comes with new and exclusive track ‘Ain’t a Party’ with Glowinthedark and featuring Harrison.

The busy summer ahead will cap off what has so far been a spectacular year for Guetta. From surpassing 40 million fans on facebook and 1 million UK sales of ‘Titanium’ to performing on the Great Wall of China and winning the first ever Billboard award for Top EDM artist, this year has been filled with landmark achievements. The recent release of ‘Play Hard’ featuring Ne-Yo and Akon was the ninth and final single to come from ‘Nothing But The Beat’ before he starts work on his next studio album.

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