David Guetta is a French musician, DJ, producer and songwriter known for his singles “Come On”, “Touch Of The Magi”, “Wake Up Tonight” and “Fire’. He is also a member of the band Leona Lewis. David has also made a number of guest appearances on other artists albums including Ashanti’s “Life Is A Dream”, Rihanna’s “RN And The World” and Cashmere Cat’s “Fancy”. This article will concentrate on the life of David Guetta, an American musical genius whose impact has spanned continents and touched the hearts and minds of music lovers around the world. We take a brief look at his early years, how he became famous, and the influences that have shaped him.
David Guetta was born in Washington DC. At the age of seven, he was already studying music theory and practicing his skills with his family and friends. In the late eighties, he went to stay with his cousin’s family in Brazil. There, he picked up the local language and, later learning English, which he used to make friendships with Brazilian musicians. David moved to New York in the late nineties and soon began working with underground DJs, such as DJ Poppers, who introduced him to producers like Paul McCartney, JLS, Price & David Bowie.
David Guetta started a long association with Jon Bon Jovi, initially on the tracks “A Little bit About Me” and “Love Actually’. Eventually, the two became a well-known pair, performing together at clubs and other functions. Eventually, they formed a crew called Juice Crew, which David promoted throughout Europe, promoting their songs and getting involved in collaborations with artists like David Bowie and David Byrne. They even had a song named “Guetta Me Up” which features David playing keyboards.
David Guetta Measurements
|Body Size||34 inches|
|Waist Size||30 inches|
|Hips Size||32 Inches|
|Height||80 kg in Pounds- 176 lbs|
|Weight||80 kg in Pounds- 176 lbs|
David Guetta first released his own album ‘Guetta Me Up’ in February of this year. It featured the track “Look at Me”, which features production from Four Tet. The album has been met with critical acclaim, featuring guest spots from David Blaine, Rihanna and Aluna Francis. One of the singles, “Hips Don’t Lie”, received a cool 8.5 rating on Metacritic. The album was produced by DJ Zebra and featured artists including Elton John, Rihanna, Ashanti and Killian Marley.
During the summer, David Guetta made an appearance on a major UK radio show where he talked about his upcoming album and the song that would be its first single. The single was finally revealed to be the track titled “Wake Me Up”. The song was featured on David’s forthcoming album’Worlds Collide’ which will be released in early 2021. David is also scheduled to feature on the upcoming collaboration album between Reebok and Kanye West, entitled ‘David West x Kanye West’.
No doubt fans around the globe are excited about this new track and look forward to the collaboration between David Guetta and West. David has also hinted that there may be more collaborations to come in the future. Other artists that have been featured on David Guetta’s singles such as Rihanna and Elton John have included songs on his album such as Rihanna’s “Love Yourself” and Elton John’s” Rocket Man”.