JD Davis

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Biography

90’s Dave Davis starts his career as a DJ & Producer at age 18. His first signing to the renowned Belgian label Bonzai Rrecords entitled “Transfiguration” soon follows selling 30,000 vinyls & over 15,000 CD compilations sold across Europe. 20 more singles follow over the next 3 years under different stage names such as Les Sabotages / Phrenetic System / Davis & Santini. DJ Dave Davis is considered an international DJ (Techno/Trance) throughout Europe’s biggest clubs & raves including – Mayday 1995, Love Parade 1996, Street Parade & Energy (Zurich) 1997, Mystery Land (Holland) 1997, Pacha (Ibiza), Mansion (Miami), Cherry Moon (Belgium), Gay Pride (Paris), Francofolies De Spa (Belgium).
 
1997 Davis leaves for London where he will live for 2 years with friends of the English electronic scene such as Colin Dale of KISS FM, Carl Cox, Ultimate bass Records. He then enters “Drum Tech” to work on his singing skills.
2001 Resident DJ @ Cherry Moon (Gant, Belgium) – alongside Jeff Mills, Carl Cox, Moby, Dave Clark, Sven Vath, Laurent Garnier…
2002 The release of Sinema’s album “Love emulator” featuring singles by JD Davis & Kiko titled “In my eyes” & “Confusion”. JD was also Co-writer of all the songs featured on the album which sold a total of 45,000 copies – Video directed by Durant Productions (Etienne de Crecy).
 
2004 / 2005 The Release of David Guetta’s album “Guetta Blaster”. The Platinum selling album sold over 200,000 copies & 700,000 copies internationally). JD Davis was co-writer, co-composer and singer of singles “The world is mine” and “In love with myself” – Produced by Joachim Garraud.
 
2005 Release of the single “Closer to me” by Chab & JD Davis selling Over 30,000 vinyls and signed to 100 compilations worldwide.
2006 Release of David Guetta’s album “Pop life” – another Platinum selling album selling over 200,000 copies. JD Davis was co-writer and singer of 3 of the featured songs: “Winner of the game” (featuring on the opening credits from Auto-moto TF1), “Always”, and “This is not a love song”. JD Davis receives the Best International Artistaward at the Dance Music Awards 2006 in Kiev (Ukraine) for his interpretation of “The world is mine”. The track also featured on various different ad campaigns: L’Oréal, Russian beer…
2008 The release of singles “Thrill Factor” & “Life in the Extreme” by JD Davis with “Thrill Factor” receiving airplay on M6, MCM radio stations.
2009 JD Davis co-writes and sings on “Break Down” – featured on Tocadisco’s album Toca 128.0 FM.
 
2007 / 2010 Project Davis with David Grumel, and then Jérémy Rassat. Singing classes & work on acoustic live performance.
2010 Project Davis perfomances go from strength to strength as JD performs all around the globe.
 
2011 Onwards JD has been working in the studio with Joachim Garraud. The first single is planned for release on Space Invaders Music which is a new label, to be started in June 2012 and based in L.A.
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Singer, Producer, and DJ