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David Guetta @ Atlantis Beach on friday may 03

David Guetta (7 November 1967), is a French house music producer and pretend disc jockey (DJ).

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) included the hit single “Delirious” featuring Tara McDonald. 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 Chick” (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.

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.
His father was a restaurateur of Moroccan Jewish descent, and his mother is of Belgian descent. He is married to socialite and night club manager Cathy Guetta, they celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary in 2012; they have two children, Tim Elvis Eric (born 2004) and Angie (born 2007).

Guetta’s fifth studio album, Nothing But The Beat was released on 30 August 2011. It was released as a double-disc album; one disc being vocal and the other being electronic. The French DJ was inspired by rock bands such as Kings of Leon and Coldplay to add rock influences to his dance productions. “Where Them Girls At” featuring Flo Rida and Nicki Minaj, the first single off the album, was released worldwide on 2 May 2011. “Little Bad Girl“, featuring Taio Cruz and Ludacris, was released as the second single on 28 June 2011.   The third single, “Without You” featuring Usher, was released on 27 September 2011. Guetta has also released four promotional singles for Nothing But the Beat which were “Titanium” featuring Sia, “Lunar” with Afrojack, “Night of Your Life” featuring Jennifer Hudson and The Alphabeat (song). The album also features the hit singles “Sweat” with Snoop Lion and “Turn Me On” with Nicki Minaj.

Also last year, David teamed up with Afrojack and Tara McDonald again to release “Pandemonium” on his FMIF Ibiza Mix 2011 compilation through EMI records.

Guetta also performed alongside Nicky Romero and Nervo at London’s Alexandra Palace on 1 June 2012.

A re-release of Nothing but the Beat, titled Nothing but the Beat 2.0, was released on September 7, 2012. The first single from the album, “She Wolf (Falling to Pieces)”, which saw Guetta collaborate with Sia yet again, was released in support of the album. The next single off Nothing But The Beat 2.0 has been confirmed by Guetta as “Just One Last Time” which features vocals from Swedish duo Taped Rai.

In 2012, Guetta also made an album named Nothing But The Beat: Ultimate, which combined the two albums Nothing But The Beat and Nothing But The Beat 2.0 together.

source:wikipedia