MP3 Various Artists - House Music All Night Long!
Top-charting dance tracks from the creator of the hit song "Shiny Disco Balls".
12 MP3 Songs in this album (78:29) !
Related styles: ELECTRONIC: Dance, ELECTRONIC: House
Jorge Jaramillo AKA Mr. Shiny Disco Balls career is punctuated by great musical achievements. He scored a hit with his single ''Shiny Disco Balls'', making him a household name and catapulting him to global acceptance in the ''House'' world. Shiny Disco Balls was the first house track ever featured on Play Station''s ''Dance Dance Revolution''. It became an international dancefloor anthem and also spent eight weeks in the UK Top 40 chart earning him cover features in I-DJ and DJ magazines. He performed his hit song live in front of millions of people during the ''Top of the Pops'' show.
Jorge Jaramillo also received two back to back Winter Music Conference awards, one for ''Best House Track'' and the other for ''Best Underground Track''. But despite his success, Jorge Jaramillo remains grounded about his good fortunes and achievements.
Raised in Miami, Jorge Jaramillo became a DJ because he "fell in love with electronic music". "At a young age, I was the only kid in school carrying around a portable radio I had a friend that was heavily into New York mix tapes. My friend was the only person in my town that had access to mix tapes from New York. It was "old school hip hop" and the song ''Planet Rock'' was what slapped me in the face and made me say "yeah...party people", I fell in love with electronic music.
Jorge soon became a battle style DJ for a Miami Bass group Vicious Bass of which he was also the co-founder and performer. In 1989, Vicious Bass'' first hit ''Shake That Thang'' was quickly added to regular rotation on Power 96, this was his first taste of fame. "I just thought this is it! DJing soon became a passion".
Though known for his pioneering contributions to the "Miami Bass" scene, Jorge Jaramillo''s new found love was "House Music" the genre which he has embraced as his life and for life. His productions and DJ set, ranges from "hands in the air" peak time hits, to electro and dirty house. Jorge Jaramillo is also known for an energetic and fun performance.
On Subliminal/SUBUSA Records, Jorge has released numerous singles and remixes as well as mix compilations such as ''Subliminal Winter Sessions 3 & 4'' mix compilation series. Jorge has now joined forces with ''Pacha Recordings'' as an artist releasing his first Pacha Recordings track, Liar''s Game ft. Sarah Tancer along with a video for the release. He is set to mix Pure Pacha III Black Compilation for 2009, as well as upcoming Dj Compilation for UC Music Group exclusively for South America titled "We Love Colombia", and A Mix Compilation for Portamento Records due out later this year.
As a producer, Jorge has worked with, J-Lo, Marc Almond, Erick Morillo and Cristina Aguilera to name a few.
In 2007 Jorge launched his record label "Lectro Chik Records", a successful venture which saw its first release "Girlz Rock Da House Music" nominated for best album (Shock Magazine Music Awards). Several Lectro Chik Records releases have been licensed on Sony/BMG DJ Compilations, Subliminal Records Sessions and UC Music Compilation series. The label has had top releases such as disKo loKO''s "F**KN Rad","Till I Feel OK" ft. Shawnee Taylor, and "The DJ''s Girl" ft. Alexandra Marin.
The future for Jorge promises yet further success, both as the solo artist, label CEO and the DJ we all love to smile along with.