aqua music hall of fame
All the AquaDJs we featured so far…
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DJ Akito has been with us since the beginning and we are proud to say he’s our Resident DJ.
One of Asia’s only drag queen DJs, Akito will catch your eyes, ears and heart with her secret combination of something old, something new, something house and something…boobs?
Starting off as a bedroom DJ in Sydney, she has spread her wings over the years – having performed at the following locations in Asia:
Mismatch at the Butter Factory
Pink Dot after event at The Madmen
Hypertainment at 1-Altitude
Beachball at Wavehouse Sentosa
Poolhouse Club at Sofitel So
Truffle Thursday at P.S. Café Ann Siang Hill
Saturday Night Diva at P.S. Café Ann Siang Hill
TGIFFF at the WooBar
Splash & Dash at the W Hotel Singapore Sentosa Cove
Tatler Ball at the W Hotel Singapore Sentosa Cove
Park Lounge and Bar (Taipei)
Link Lounge (Hong Kong)
Always on the edge of style and smut, she’s been perfecting her style where she’ll read the crowd and stun you with her signature crouch-and-tucking-hidden-eye-brows. Musically the style ranges from disco, deep house, circuit and trance.
DJ Shigeki has been with us since the beginning and we are proud to say he’s our Resident DJ.
After migrating to Sydney from his native Japan, Shigeki discovered his passion for house music when he hit the clubs on Sydney’s famous Oxford Street scene in 1999. This experience was the catalyst for a sea-change and within a few short years was born one of the hottest stars on Sydney’s club music scene after scoring weekly residencies at Sydney’s legendary venues, Stonewall and Midnightshift.
He established himself as a credible master of the decks week after week, and he was admired for his impeccable technical mixing and inspiring track choices. Shigeki soon graduated to larger-scale events as his unique, dynamic sound captured the hearts and attention of both local and interstate promoters. Before long, Shigeki had some of the Southern Hemisphere’s biggest events under his belt: Sydney Mardi Gras Party, Sleaze Ball, Big Queer Nation, Harbour Party, Inquisition and Toybox to name but a few.
IIn 2005, Shigeki made his international debut at Happy in Singapore; this spurred his subsequent relocation to the island nation three years later. Having relocated to one of Southeast Asia’s nightlife hubs, Shigeki grew his international following: he has been a regular guest DJ for Atlantis Cruises and has spun in Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Bali, Hong Kong, Osaka, Beijing, Shanghai and Taipei. In Singapore, he has graced the decks at Play, Rewind, House, The Vault, White Rabbit, Tanjong Beach Club, Stereolab, Privé, Velvet Underground and me@OUE.
Shigeki played at KU DÉ TA Singapore as a resident from 2010 to 2012, which was followed by Kyō from 2013 to 2017. His current residencies include W Singapore Sentosa Cove and PS.Cafe ASH Park. Over his 15-year career, he has played alongside a wide spectrum of artists including Francois K, Miguel Migs, Kiko Navarro, The Carry Nation, Horse Meat Disco and Robert Owen. Shigeki’s music styles are always soulful and groovy, and he plays a wide spectrum of genres; from deep and soulful house to tech house; from nu disco to classic disco and disco re-edits with playfulness.
Outside of the DJ console, Shigeki compiles playlists for bars and restaurants, and edits music for theatre and event performances. He was also in the cast of The Hossan Leong Show in 2009, 2010 and 2011, and MediaCorp Suria’s 90an Gerek! in 2010 and 2013.
Aqua guest star DJS
GSP (alias George Spiliopoulos) is a London-based, International DJ/Producer and has been DJing in Greece for many years in the most important events and major clubs, until the winter 2010 when he started exporting his talent in Europe. His style is mostly Tech and Progressive House with a touch of Tribal Percusions and lots of vocals. He is considered to be one the Best European Circuit DJs having already played several times in cities like London, Paris, Vienna, Barcelona, Madrid, Athens, Dubai, Mykonos, Rome, Milan, Nicossia, Pafos, Larnaka, Agia Napa, Cologne, Beirut, Amsterdam, New York, Florianopolis, Berlin, Los Angeles, Lisbon, Shangai, Rio De Janeiro, Bahia and more. His sound is very significant known all over from his gigs and his podcasts which remain in the top 10 worldwide for the last two years (many times #1 house podcast internationally every month as can be seen at www.podomatic.com) and are broadcasted regularly by many international web radios and radio stations.
The majority, of the party people, with whatever preference of music they have, will always find themselves in his dj-sets. He can transform any popular or classic timeless commercial tracks into amazing ass-shaking club hits! Wherever you can put him from deep house to progressive house he can adapt amazingly his sound to the crowd letting everybody satisfied.
Also he is very famous for his incredible edits, private remixes and mash ups of old and new tracksHe has shared decks with significant DJ’s producers like Eric Prynz, Boy George, Peter Rauhoffer, Ettienne de crecy, Ben Manson, Chris Bekker, Carlos Gallardo, Manuel De Diego, Phil Romano, Javier Medina, Offer Nissim, Micky Friedmann, Juanjo Martin, Rafha Madrid to name a few.
Also founder and owner of the music label Queen House Music since 2014 with many promising releases with the most significant names.
Current residencies include
XLSIOR MUSIC FESTIVAL (MYKONOS)
THE FARM (MILAN)
THE WAREHOUSE (AMSTERDAM)
GLAM CLUB (MYKONOS)
OFFICIAL RELEASED PRODUCTIONS: ORIGINALS:
DANI TORO & GSP FEAT. SORAYA NAOYIN – I wanna have fun (OFFICIAL XLSIOR SONG) [Drum-Ah Records]
GSP, ROB HARRIS – Bring it (Original Mix) [QUEEN HOUSE MUSIC]
GSP, NOOR Q FEAT. HANNAH GOLD – Your Song (Original Mix) [QUEEN HOUSE MUSIC]
GSP – Tribal Puta (Original Mix) [QUEEN HOUSE MUSIC]
DJ Dani Brasil
Dani Brasil began his career as a DJ in early 2017 by starting up as a resident DJ in Brazil’s most sought out nightclub, The Week in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. That gave him a kick-off to be present at major events that led him to play in over 12 countries and more than 30 international dates so far.
Growing up in New York City and currently living in Brazil, he has always been involved in the nightlife scene and close to renowned djs such as Peter Rauhofer, Tony Moran and Hector Fonseca. With these influences, he developed a unique playing style with high energy tribal house vocal sets with some Brazilian roots that have him constantly connected to the crowd.
His creative skills are not only noticed in his live sets but also on the musical productions that he does. Exclusive versions of songs that he has put together became instant hits and immediate successes, which served as inspirations for remixes by other famous djs.
Major Labels played:
Acquaplay Festival AHS Dubai
Angel Shanghai Arena
Big by Red Wolf Paris Carioca Festival
Eterna – Sao Paulo Pride Festa da Lili
Forever Tel Aviv
GPS Los Angeles Halloweek by The Week Joy
(660K plays) soundcloud.com/danibrasil
Malevo Buenos Aires Matinée Las Vegas MEAT New York City Miami Pride NVRLND
Pavilion – Fire Island Safado
The Manor World
TOY by The Week
Vimorá Mexico City
WE Magic Planet – World Pride NYC WE Mantra
Wonder by Divino
Since the first time he put his headphones on in 2003, Binomio has been a constant reference not only at the Madrid clubbing scene but also at all the important parties all over Europe. From the national and international desk, Binomio, merges his passion for dance music with the restlessness of the public, creating a perfect harmony between the desk and the dance floor. His energetic sets are composed of force full rhythms but with loads of groove, voices and suggestive melodies. Binomio masters to convert those elements into a perfect explosion for the dance floor. From 2015 is part of the team Djs of We Party.
We Party Tour
The Week (Sao Paulo, Brazil)
Winter Party (Miami, USA)
Song Kran Bangkok (Thailand)
White Party Bangkok (Thailand)
White Party Palm Springs (USA)
Arena Festival (Playa del carmen Mexico)
MasterBeat (L.A USA)
Sanctuary (SF USA)
Posh (Beirut, Lebanon)
Red & Blue (Antwerp)
Circuit Festival (Barcelona)
Overdrive (San Diego USA)
Hell & Heaven (Brazil)
El Mozo (Bogota Colombia)
Halloween Fest (Bogota ,Colombia)
Forever (Tel Aviv)
Babel (Guadalajara Mexico)
Male Party (Cologne)
Fly Wish (Geneve)
Asian DJ star & Producer BK (Big Kid) has cemented his international DJ status with massive gigs not just throughout the Asian continent in cities like Taipei, Beijing, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Shanghai, Guangzhou and his native Singapore but also worldwide playing to eager audiences in cities like San Franciso, Honolulu, Sydney, Zurich and Los Angeles. He has achieved the rare accomplishment of being one of a small handful of Asian DJs who have successfully crossed over into the American circuit event arena.
He has spun for Gay Massive 1Life Music Festival as part of a stellar line up of the world’s best DJs. He is also a staple in the Los Angeles circuit scene, for the award-winning afterhours party, Reflex, Primetime & Momentum parties and for DJ Paulo’s Tribal Bitch party for NYE 2015. He is also a regular fixture in San Francisco having headlined at, Chaos, Underworld, Shangrila & most recently Evolution. Parties outside of California, include Jungle and Xion Afterhours in Atlanta, Fly nightclub in Toronto, GayGlow (Nvrland) in Chicago, and others.
BK is known for his “Big Room Big Party” sound, banging out skillful sets that blend hard-hitting and sexy tribal and tech house. He has been called “one of the hottest names on the global circuit” by CircuitCadence.com. Singapore’s I-S Magazine crowned him “one of the biggest names in the local party circuit”, and San Francisco’s Gloss Magazine described Big Kid as an “extraordinary deejay producer [that] has painted Asia deep red with his unique house music and deejay styling.”
Industry heavyweights such as DJ Paulo has also endorsed this talented star saying, “Big Kid is a DJ you WANT to hear”. LA’s DJ Alexander also adds, “Big Kid needs no introduction as his work is great and he’s a built a name for himself!”
In 2015, BK’s Official Remixes for JimiJames “DropDatBitch” (No. 39 on Billboard Dance Club Songs) and Sonomad feat. January Thompson “Beautiful People” (Prismtone Records) (Most Added Billboard Dance Club Play Songs) were very well received. His remix for British breakout star, Philip George, peaked at No. 4 on Billboard Dance Club Play Songs and No. 10 on Shazam US Dance Chart for the worldwide dance smash, “Wish You Were Mine” (Motown Records). On November 12, 2015, BK’s remix for Grammy-winning Producer Dave Aude feat. Olivia Newton John & Chloe Lattanzi, “You Have To Believe” hit the No. 1 spot on the US Billboard Dance Club Songs.
DJ Danny Dee
Danny Dee is a resident DJ at White Party Bangkok. He established himself at Bangkok’s beloved ‘The Stranger Bar’ in Silom Soi 4, playing to the packed crowd of locals and expats every weekend. It was here he caught the ears of White Party Bangkok organizer, Blue Satittammanoon. Seeing something special in this young talent, Blue invited Danny to open for Ivan Gomez at the very first White Party Bangkok in 2016 and White Party Bangkok in 2017, as they say, now is history!
Danny has since become a staple name in the Bangkok music scene. His mixture of various house genres that include Tribal, Progressive, Tech House. He was absorbed by the big clubs and festivals. He has established himself and played at So Sofitel Bangkok Hi-So Rooftop Bar, Millennium Hilton 360 Rooftop Bar, G.O.D Bangkok and New Year Party 2016 by G-Spot Entertainment. He has also been invited to perform at Divinebliss Malaysia, Nactar Philippines, Hyperise Singapore, Aquaholic FOC Sentosa Singapore, Eden’s Secret Party and Pride Music Festival in Taiwan. Danny Dee is the first White Party Bangkok Resident DJ.
Born in Madrid, Spain, Anthony felt a passion for music from a young age. He started to listen to and understand the music of the clubs and decided early on that this was where his heart was at.
Once entered into the world of a D.J. It was identified early on that he had a natural ability to draw crowds to clubs as he bought the floor alive, he has a vibrant energy that is evident in each and every one of his performances.
He then began to use his talent to start producing his own music and this has had great success and increased his following furthermore. He brings the life to electronic music that will only aid its desire to be the music of tomorrow.
He has had great success in Madrid, Barcelona, London, different cities of Brazil, Tel Aviv, Toronto, Ibiza, Dubai, Lisbon, Hamburg, Dublin, Paris, Milan and more recently been chosen as resident Dj for the very popular MALE party from Germany, and to play quite often in the very well known WE Party, from Madrid. He has played in major clubs around the world and can often be found in the booths of the most fashionable and desirable clubs on the Madrid circuit. He has shared the booth with some of the most popular DJ’s and has used these experiences to further grow his talent.
International Renowned DJ & Producer Jesus Montanez has been in the music industry for more than 8 years. Official Remixer of Billboard with more than 10 Remixes on the Top 10 Dance ChartsFrom Chihuahua MexicoJesus is considered one of the top DJ’s in Mexico,he currently spins in the best night clubs and big partys in different Countries Including Australia, Mexico, USA, Brasil, Chile, Malaysia, and many more
DJ Erik Vilar
Born in Campina Grande (PB), currently living in São Paulo, Erik’s fans crave him since 2010, when he began modeling for the Capricho Magazine. Infatuated for electronic music, initiated his DJ carrier in 2016, with a special interest for a variety of strands within the electronic universe: House, Tribal (Progressive), Deep e Tech-House.
Resident to one of the greatest electronic music festivals of Brazil, Hell and Heaven, and one of the best clubs in Costa Rica, C3 Lab. One of the biggest Brazilian Djs, having a vast public intervention through social media. His talent, professionalism and charisma enabled him to conquer, within only 3 years of carrier, a respected party curriculum around the globe. With a unique feeling, enabling him to play in all sorts of atmospheres, infecting the public with his music and energy. In 2018, initiated his carrier as a music producer.
With a well-consolidated national and international carrier, DJ Erik Vilar collets presentations in a variety of countries. Playing for important events in the electronic scene: Black & Blue Festival (Montreal, Canada), I:M Seoul (Seoul, South Korea), Winter Party Festival (Miami, USA), Memorial Day Weekend (USA). Loved by the LGBT community, Erik Vilar presents himself to a variety of Pride Parades around the world, one of them, The São Paulo and Recife LGBT Parade, in Brazil. Also in other cities such as New York, Seattle, Philadelphia, San Francisco and Calgary.
House of labs
Hailing from Lisbon, Portugal, João started his career under the name Johnny Labs before changing to House of Labs, a name that more accurately represented his evolution into a Big Room Progressive / Circuit producer and DJ. Having headlined all of the major Lisbon Gay Clubs including Trumps, Posh and Construction, as well as many of the most prestigious regions parties including We Party, Matinee, The Farm, Room Service, Everybody Together and more, the world took notice and João embarked on his first international tour in 2015 first playing the Beyond Party in London. The success of his London gig lead to South American dates in Santiago de Chile and three tours around Brazil, before returning to Europe to play Madrid, Barcelona, London, Dublin, Spain, Italy, Paris, Amsterdam, Eindhoven, and a jump over to Asia to play Pattaya and Singapore.
Like many young producers, João got his start producing unofficial remixes for pop artists which brought him wide attention on social media which eventually lead to being contacted for official production by major labels. In 2012 already working under the House of Labs moniker, João produced a club remix for pop star and current Queen frontman Adam Lambert. Shortly after the success of the Adam Lambert, João was commissioned to produce remixes for Kelly Clarkson, Britney Spears, The Wanted others.
With the name House of Labs gaining popularity and awareness around the globe, thanks to his major labels remixes and two separate Soundcloud accounts with well over 20k followers, João launched his record label House of Labs Records. With immediate hits Let’s Go Bitch, Everybody Together, Au Revoir Bitch under his belt, João has set his sites on world domination as he is fast at work writing and producing multiple new original releases and putting together another world tour.
Thomas Solvert is a young musician from Madrid (Spain), with a great projection in the musical electronic scene as well in the national area as in the international one. His trajectory as a Deejay started in 2003. Since then he has played several styles of electronic music, getting form them knowledge which has served him to become one of the most avant-garde artist in the Spanish panorama. Nowadays he is working more house and tech-house. Thanks to all these experience behind the turntable and his great talent he won the Free Style Contest in the Room Studio 42 (Madrid) in 2008. This reward would be the most important start in his career, these would permit him to have more chances to work in many discos in Spain. He is working with agencies like SuperMatriX Group (Brazil) and LidoMarlins (Spain). “Cool and Fun” is what defines this artist in his shows. All his sets involve the best musical selection of the moment, nobody who assists his live shows can remain indifferent. The last years he has concentrated on the musical production, having signed with several records companies which are very important nationally and internationally.
Musical electronic scene as well in the national area as in the international one. His trajectory as a Deejay started in 2003. Since then he has played several styles of electronic music, getting form them knowledge which has served him to become one of the most avant-garde artist in the Spanish panorama. Nowadays he is working more house and tech-house. Thanks to all these experience behind the turntable and his great talent he won the Free Style Contest in the Room Studio 42 (Madrid) in 2008. This reward would be the most important start in his career, these would permit him to have more chances to work in many discos in Spain. He is working with agencies like SuperMatriX Group (Brazil) and LidoMarlins (Spain). “Cool and Fun” is what defines this artist in his shows. All his sets involve the best musical selection of the moment, nobody who assists his live shows can remain indifferent. The last years he has concentrated on the musical production, having signed with several records companies which are very important nationally and internationally.
Enrico Meloni, international dj, producer and remixer, is based in Rome were he holds residence in the best club in Italy, Muccas sassin a. He has thousands of followers worldwide among the gay club scene, where he plays the hottest progressive and tribal house, combines with amazing vocals & melodies. His sets are always strong and energetic. It doesn’t stop there, Enrico Meloni’s collection of studio works remains continually active & creative with new projects, remixes & mashups. His discography includes original tracks and remix works in collaboration with the most influential DJs and singers of the worldwide gay scene.
He has played his sets around the world in the best clubs & parties: Circuit Festival (Barcelona, Spain), We party (Madrid), We Pride Festival (Madrid) Hell & Heaven (Bahia, Brasil), Bigger (San Paolo, Brazil), The Original Brazilian Poolparty (Rio, Brazil), Brave (Brasilia, Brazil), Kluster (Madrid, Spain), Selva Festival (Santiago, Chile), Bordello (Lausanne, Swiss), Red & Blue (Antwerp, Belgium), Centuryon (Torremolinos, Spain), Construction (Lisbon, Portugal), Xtra (Florence, Italy), Trumps (Lisbon, Portugal), Jubileo (Mexico City), Posh (Beirut – Lebanon), Xoxo (San Francisco Pride), Heaven Festival (Shangai), Divine Bliss (Kuala Lumpur) and many more. Few years ago opened Lady Gaga’s concert at Europride of Rome where he played for a crowd of over 100.000 people
“a DJ who entertains but never forgets to educate ”
That’s how Brian describes himself as a DJ. Never afraid to go too deep nor campy, his carefully curated playlists have entertained the dancefloors of Malate to Fort BGC. Having grown up on his uncle’s vinyl disco collection, synth-infused 80s, 90s and 2000s house music, Brian ended up with quite a mixed spectrum of musical influence. Today, this translates into sets that are full of vocal house anthems, with lush synth breakdowns and big beats.
Already a established music producer for jingles and albums, Brian started his DJ career as a resident legendary Manila gay club, BED in 2008. His production skills first earned recognition at dirrtyremixes.com, and that paved way to producing several US Billboard chart-topping official remixes (either solo or with Drew G as Dirty Pop) for artists like Madonna, Beyonce, Paris Hilton, Martha Wash, Deborah Cox, Cher, among others.
Brian maintains a regular guesting at Manila’s top clubs like Nectar, Revel, XXXX and O Bar. Abroad, he has spun in top US clubs likeThe Endup (SFO), The Cuff (Seattle) and Town Dance Boutique (Washington, DC). He has been also featured in local music events like Jungle Circuit Party, Summer Siren and Exception Music Festival.
Born and raised in Taipei, currently based in Shenzhen as the resident DJ at Onana club. DJ Herric has been whipping the crowd into frenzy for years. He has also been invited by other big cities in Asia to hear his mesmerizing and refreshing sets.He was the opening DJ for Alex Acosta in 2015 Summer Heaven Party, and he will also spin with DJ Ivan Gomez in 2016 Spring Heaven Party (Shanghai) in April and DJ Paulo in Summer Heaven Party (Shanghai) in June. In 2018, Herric was invited to spin at Fin Wonderland Festival in Pattaya with sheer talented Dj Thomas Solvert and House of Labs. DJ Herric’s musical style combines hard-hitting tribal and house and can always create a new sound that generates sexy dance floor anthems that speak to the crowd. With his charming style, fierce determination, and golden touch on the wheels, Dj Herric has changed the landscape and will continue to shine.
The bars where Herric has been invited are :
- XS club
- Fin Wonderland Festival
- AngelHeaven party
- Icon club
- 390 club
- HIM by pulse
- Gray club
- Looking club
- Le queen club
- I:M circuit party
- G5 Luxy
- Jump club
Singapore – Taboo
Tokyo – Owl Tokyo bar
Chongqing – APP
Beijing – Destination
After amazing performances in Brazil from 2011 to 2012, the Handsome and talented Dj Daniel Noronha, left his country to live a dream in the place that always been in his heart, looking forward to bring his music around Asia.
Daniel become popular after a spin in more than 9 Countries, as a headline in a short period, always showing vibrant performances with own tracks and style.
Based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, he is one of the superstar producers of the powerful EPRIDE Label, with hits like “Real”, “Divas’s Groove” and “I Wanna Dance” that became Anthems at the most clubs in Asia, Europe and America.