David Guetta is a French DJ, music producer, and songwriter. He is one of the most successful DJs in the world, having sold over nine million albums and thirty million singles worldwide. Born in Paris, France, in 1967, Guetta grew up surrounded by music. His father was a sociologist and music producer, and his mother was a concert pianist. He began his career as a DJ in the 1980s, playing in clubs around Paris.
In 2001, Guetta released his debut studio album, Just a Little More Love. It was a commercial success and spawned the hit singles “Just a Little More Love” and “Love Don’t Let Me Go.” The album reached the top 10 in the UK and France. He followed up with his second album, Guetta Blaster, in 2004, which reached the top 10 in the UK.
In 2009, Guetta released his third album, One Love. This album featured the hit single “When Love Takes Over,” which was a collaboration with Kelly Rowland. The single reached the top of the charts in several countries and earned Guetta his first Grammy Award for Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical.
In 2011, Guetta released his fourth album, Nothing But the Beat. The album featured collaborations with some of the biggest names in music, including Usher, Chris Brown, Flo Rida, and Snoop Dogg. It was a commercial success and spawned the hit singles “Titanium” and “Without You.” Guetta continued to collaborate with other artists, including Sia, Nicki Minaj, and Justin Bieber.
In 2016, Guetta released his fifth album, Listen. The album spawned the hit singles “Dangerous” and “Hey Mama.” In 2019, he released his sixth album, 7, which featured the single “Say My Name” with Bebe Rexha and J Balvin. Guetta is also an in-demand remixer, having worked on tracks for artists such as Madonna, Coldplay, and Rihanna.
In addition to his music career, Guetta is also an avid philanthropist. He has worked with charities such as PADF, War Child, and the United Nations World Food Programme. He also established the David Guetta Foundation, which works to improve the lives of at-risk children around the world.
Guetta has achieved immense