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Pierre David Guetta (7 November 1967), known professionally as David Guetta (French pronunciation: [da vid ɡɛˈta]), is a French house music producer and DJ.[1] Originally a DJ at nightclubs during the 1980s and 1990s, he co-founded Gum Productions and released his first album, Just a Little More Love, in 2002. Later, he released Guetta Blaster (2004) and Pop Life (2007). His 2009 album One Love included the hit singles "When Love Takes Over" (featuring Kelly Rowland), "Gettin' Over You" (featuring Chris Willis, Fergie & LMFAO) and "Sexy Bitch" (featuring Akon), the last becoming a top five hit in the United States and all three reaching #1 in the United Kingdom, as well as another internationally known single called "Memories" featuring Kid Cudi which became a top five hit in many countries. Guetta has sold over three million albums and 15 million singles worldwide.[2] He is currently one of the most sought-after music producers.[3] As at 2012 David Guetta is the world's most popular DJ, claiming the #1 poll position of the DJ Mag 100 popularity poll.[4]

David Guetta

David Guetta at the 2011 MuchMusic Video Awards Background information Birth name Pierre David Guetta Born 7 November 1967 Paris, France House, electro house, hip house

Contents
1 Biography 1.1 1984–2000: Early life and career 1.2 2001–2006: Just a Little More Love and Guetta Blaster 1.3 2007–2008: Pop Life 1.4 2009–2010: One Love and international breakthrough 1.5 2011–present: Nothing But the Beat 2 Personal life 3 Discography 4 Awards and nominations 5 References 6 External links

Genres

Occupations DJ, record producer, songwriter Years active Labels Website 1984–present EMI Music France, Virgin, Positiva, Astralwerks DavidGuetta.com (http://www.davidguetta.com/)

Biography
1984 2000: Early life and career
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In 2006 the Just a Little More Love single "Love Don't Let Me Go" was re-released as a mash-up with the Tocadisco remix of "Walking Away" by The Egg. a remix of David Bowie's song "Heroes". was released in 2004. Guetta performs a one-hour set of house music.wikipedia.[5] He first played popular songs.[10] In 2009. "People Come People Go" and "Give Me Something"). The show was afterwards moved into Radio 538. the album has sold a total of 530. a collaboration with American house vocalist Robert Owens titled "Up & Away". he performed with Tiësto. Fuck Me I'm Famous. was a minor club hit.[6] Guetta's debut album Just a Little More Love was released in 2002 on Virgin Records and sold over 300. Guetta's second album.org/wiki/David_Guetta 2/8 . being aired every Friday evening after Ti sto's Club Life. In the same year. and he discovered house music when he heard a Farley master Funk track on French radio in 1987. he began hosting his own club nights. and Folies Pigalle. Willis was vacationing in France when he met Guetta. Guetta Blaster. Carl Cox.000. "Just a Little More Love". en. Since April 2009. May was elected "Best House DJ" by DJ Awards in 2008. ("Love Don't Let Me Go". he was placed third in the "Top 100 DJs" poll by DJ Magazine.Wikipedia. He played in many countries around the world to promote the album. The mash-up single entitled "Love Don't Let Me Go (Walking Away)" was charted higher than the original release of the song. According to EMI in 2010. He played in Mauritius in January 2008. he released "Nation Rap". 2007 2008: Pop Life In 2007. Joachim Garraud and Martin Solveig in front of a crowd of 40. a hip-hop collaboration with French rapper Sidney Duteil. Le Boy. David Guetta became the manager of Le Palace nightclub and he continued to organise parties there and in other clubs. David Guetta along with Joachim Garraud founded Gum Productions. Guetta 2007 had his own radio show on the internet radio station RauteMusik on Saturday evening.3/7/12 David Guetta . Guetta's third album Pop Life was released. Guetta continued recording compilations under that title. the Rex. Guetta began DJing at the Broad Club in Paris. Its name is DJ Mix.000 copies worldwide. in 2003.[9] 2001 2006: J a Li le Mo e Lo e and G e a Bla e In 2001. It included "Just for One Day (Heroes)".000 copies. named after his party in Ibiza.[6] In 1994.[6] Later in his career. accompanied by French rapper JoeyStarr. such as the "Scream" parties in Les Bains Douches. The follow-up singles. and in the same year Guetta's first hit single. the free enc clopedia At age 17. presenting mainly new talents inside.[7] In the mid 1990s Guetta played in clubs including Le Centrale. The event was called "UNIGHTED". The album was successful in the UK and Ireland as well as in mainland Europe. Guetta released a compilation.[11] and Guetta performing.[5][8] Released in 1994[7] Guetta's second single. featuring American singer Chris Willis was released.[6] In 1990. The lead single "Love Is Gone" reached Number 1 on the American Dance Chart and charted on the Billboard Hot 100. were released in 2002. he and his wife Cathy also planned a new event which took place in the Stade de France on 5 July 2008. The next year. It released four singles: "Money" and "Stay" featuring Chris Willis and "The World Is Mine" and "In Love With Myself" featuring JD Davis.

5 million downloads and in the United Kingdom selling more than 1 million copies. Guetta has also coproduced "Forever and a Day". and reached top ten positions in Belgium and the United Kingdom.D. "One Love" featuring Estelle. on September 27. "Memories" featuring Kid Cudi and "Gettin' Over You" featuring Chris Willis.[19] The French DJ was inspired by rock bands such as Kings of Leon and Coldplay to add rock influences to his dance productions. "Sexy Bitch" featuring Akon. Fergie and LMFAO followed.[13] His song "When Love Takes Over" featuring American R&B singer Kelly Rowland received two nominations. and won the latter. The Black Eyed Peas released the David Guetta-produced "I Gotta Feeling" as their second single from their fifth studio album.org/wiki/David_Guetta 3/8 .Wikipedia.. One Love.[12] Guetta's fourth studio album One Love was nominated as "Best Electronic/Dance Album" at the 52nd Grammy Awards. 2012. It peaked at number one on Billboard's Hot Dance Club Songs chart in the United States. David Guetta co-wrote and produced Kelly Rowland's "Commander" from her third album Here I Am. On 28 June 2010 American rapper Flo Rida released the single "Club Can't Handle Me" featuring David Guetta. was released Guetta on the One Love Tour. was released in August 2009. Its first single "When Love Takes Over".[17][18] Guetta also produced the singles "Acapella" and "Scream" for American singer-songwriter Kelis's fifth studio album. which featured Kelly Rowland. Non-Classical. which was Kelly's next UK single from that album.wikipedia. The album also features the hit single "Sweat" with Snoop Dogg.[21][22] "Little Bad Girl" featuring Ludacris January 2010.[20] "Where Them Girls At" featuring Nicki Minaj and Flo Rida.D. became his second #1 in the UK. titled "Who's That Chick?" featuring Rihanna was released a few weeks prior. Guetta also released three promotional singles for Nothing But the Beat. "Lunar" with Afrojack and "Night of Your Life" featuring Jennifer Hudson. the first single off the album. It was released as a double-disc album. One More Love was released on 29 November 2010. released on 14 May 2010. It became a worldwide hit topping the charts in seventeen countries. 2011. Flesh Tone. "Titanium" featuring Sia.3/7/12 David Guetta . Nothing But the Beat was released on August 30.[15][16] He was nominated twice for his work with The Black Eyed Peas at the 52nd Grammy Awards. worldwide on May 2. As of May 2011 the album had sold three million copies worldwide.N. In 2010. Best Dance Recording and Best Remixed Recording. [19][23] The third single "Without You" featuring Usher was released 2011. "Acapella" was released as the lead single on 23 February 2010 and topped the dance charts in the United Kingdom and United States. and Taio Cruz. The E. The song is included on the soundtrack album to the American 3D dance film Step Up 3D. peaked at #1 on the UK Singles Chart and topped many other countries worldwide. After conflicts over whether or not an album re-issue should go ahead. Guetta is also scheduled to perform alongside Nicky Romero and Nervo at London's Alexandra Palace on June 1. First single. 2011. in the category Record of the Year for "I Gotta Feeling" and Album of the Year for their album The E. 2011 present: No hing B he Bea Guetta's fifth studio album.. the free enc clopedia 2009 2010: One Lo e and international breakthrough David Guetta's fourth studio album. It became the most downloaded song of all-time in the United States with almost 7. 2011.[14] On 16 June 2009. His second single from the album. was released as the second single on June 28.[24] en.N. one disc being vocal and the other being electronic.

Tim Elvis Eric (born 2004) and Angie (born 2007).3/7/12 David Guetta .[25] and his mother is of Belgian descent. the free enc clopedia Personal life His father was a restaurateur of Moroccan Jewish descent.Wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Guetta Nominated work Result Nominated Won Won Won Nominated Won Nominated Nominated 3rd Place "I Gotta Feeling" (with The Black Eyed Peas) Nominated Nominated Won Nominated Won Won 4/8 "When Love Takes Over" (with Kelly Rowland) One Love .[29] Discography Main articles: David Guetta discography and David Guetta production discography Just a Little More Love (2002) Guetta Blaster (2004) Pop Life (2007) One Love (2009) Nothing but the Beat (2011) Guetta and his wife Cathy in January 2012 at the NRJ Music Awards ceremony. they have two children.wikipedia.[26][27][28] He is married to socialite and night club manager Cathy Guetta. Awards and nominations Year 2006 DJ Awards 2007 World Music Awards TMF Awards DJ Awards 2008 MTV Europe Music Awards 2009 DJ Awards DJ Magazine Award Category Best House DJ Best International DJ Best Ibiza Night World's Best Selling DJ Best Dance Act Best House DJ Best French Act Best House DJ Top 100 DJs Record of the Year Grammy Awards[13] Best Dance Recording Best Remixed Recording. NonClassical 2010 Best Electronic/Dance Album Best DJ Best Producer en.

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