Steve Aoki + Lil Jon

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WIRED FEST III - moved from Liacouras Center, all original tickets honored

Thu 11/6

8:00pm
Electric Factory
— 17+

Biography

Steve Aoki is an electro house musician, record producer, club promoter, and the founder of Dim Mak Records. He has quickly become one of the most popular DJs in the world. Known for his energetic live shows, in 2012 Pollstar magazine designated Aoki as the highest grossing dance artist in North America from tours. He has collaborated with producers and vocalists such as will.i.am, Afrojack, LMFAO, Iggy Azalea, Lil Jon, and Laidback Luke, and frequently remixes artists such as Kid Kudi. Aoki has released several Billboard-charting studio albums, notably Wonderland, which was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Dance/Electronica Album in 2013. The first part of his upcoming two-disc album, Neon Future, is due out on September 30, 2014. Lil Jon, is a rapper, record producer, entrepreneur, and international DJ who was a member of the group Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz. Lil Jon formed the group in 1997, and the group released several albums between then and 2004. He then went solo and released a new album in 2010 called Crunk Rock. He was also featured on Celebrity Apprentice during its 11th and 13th seasons. In addition to leading Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz, Lil Jon has also produced many hit singles. From 2003 to 2005, while still with The East Side Boyz, Lil Jon produced hits like "Salt Shaker" by Ying Yang Twins, "Yeah!" by Usher, "Freek-a-Leek" by Petey Pablo, and many more. In December 2013, Lil Jon collaborated with DJ Snake and released "Turn Down for What" on Columbia Records. The song has since peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 and gone on to be certified 3x Platinum by theRIAA. On July 22, 2014 Lil Jon released a single titled “Bend Ova” featuring Tyga which was produced by himself and DJ Kronic.

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