Steven Hiroyuki Aoki is an American DJ, record producer, music programmer, recording director and heir to his father's fortune, Rocky Aoki of the Benihana restaurant franchise. In 2012, Pollstar named Aoki the Most Earned Dancer in North America on her tour. He has collaborated with artists like will.i.am, Afrojack, LMFAO, Linkin Park, Iggy Azalea, Lil Jon, flash-182, Laidback Luke, BTS, Monsta X, Louis Tomlinson, Backstreet Boys, Rise Against, Vini Vici, Lauren Jauregui and Fall Out Boy and are known for their remixes from artists like Kid Cudi. Aoki has also released several Billboard studio albums, including Wonderland, which was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Dance / Electronic Album 2013. He is the founder of the Steve Aoki Charitable Foundation that raises funds for organizations. global humanitarian. In 2019, Aoki published a memoir, Blue: The Color of Noise.
|Birth name||Steven Hiroyuki Aoki|
|Born||November 30, 1977, Miami, Florida, U.S.|
|Origin||Newport Beach, California, U.S.|
|Genres||EDM, electro house, big room house, Dutch house, trap|
|Occupation(s)||DJ, record producer, music programmer, record executive|
|Instruments||Keyboards, synthesizer, programming, turntables|
|Labels||Dim Mak, Ultra, Spinnin', Ministry of Sound|
|Associated acts||3 Are Legend, BTS, Laidback Luke, Linkin Park, Travis Barker, will.i.am, Yellow Claw|
DJ and producer of electro house music who had his first huge breakthrough with the tune "I'm in the House" in 2009. He'd already established himself as one of the most successful DJs in North America by the time his debut album, Wonderland (2012), was released. Iggy Azalea, will.i.am, LMFAO, and Linkin Park are among the musicians with whom he has worked on tracks and records.
He was a member of the badminton team at Newport Harbor High School.
Dim Mak, an indie record label, was formed by him in 1996.
Kevin and Kyle, his two siblings, were his childhood companions. Devon Aoki, his younger sister, is a well-known model. Jenifer, Kana, and Echo are his other sisters.
In 2012, he released the single "Cudi the Kid" with Kid Cudi.
Dim Mak Records - Dim Mak Records is an independent Los Angeles-based lifestyle and events company, label and lifestyle company founded in 1996 by Steve Aoki. The label has released music in the genre of punk, indie rock, hardcore, hip hop and electronic dance music.. Ultra Records - Ultra Music is a global music organization, comprising Ultra Records, Ultra Music Publishing, and Empire Artist Management. Ultra Music was founded in New York in 1995 by Patrick Moxey, former CEO of Polygram and Virgin Records, as the owner.. Musicians in Newport Beach, California. American transanthropologists. The house has extended life. Miami businessman. Electronic musicians. Musician Dubstep. Musician Miami. Businessman from California. Alumni of the University of California, Santa Barbara. DJ club. Record Producers in California. American DJ