DJ Chris Lake is a house DJ and music producer who was born on August 8th of 1982 in Scotland.
Chris first became renowned for his bootleg remixes of The Prodigy’s “Climbatize”, Leftfield’s “Phat Planet”, and Eurythmics “Sweet Dreams”, which he created while using the alias “Cristophe D’Abuc”.
Thereafter, Chris was brought in to a global contract NYC-based imprint Ultra Records, his latest productions consist of ‘Black Thong’, (a cooperation with music maker Michael Woods), and other track ‘Ohh Shhh.’ A musical path that will be divided in two with an important emphasis for Chris because the top executive of his Rising Music label.
Since its inception, Rising Music is becoming an avenue to develop and help young and gifted artists, and Chris Lake has prominently displayed his talent assessment skills by bringing in talented artists such as TJR and Nom de Strip.
Nevertheless, it is Chris Lake’s own music which has cultivated his popularity. For instance, his 2006 song “Changes” which included vocals from Laura V, reached the 27th spot on the UK Singles Charts. However, “Changes” was actually first introduced in 2005 on Alternative Route Recordings and was originally accredited to Universal Music for a complete world-wide launch in the Summer of 2006. It was at this time that the single reached the 10th place on Billboard’s Hot Dance Airplay charts.
In 2007, Chris Lake’s track, “Carry Me Away” (which featured Emma Hewitt), reached the top of the Billboard Hot Dance Airplay Chart. Lake scored his 3rd successive top 10 triumph on the USA dance charts with the release of the track “Only One”. Furthermore, the record “If You Knew” showcasing Nastala became his 4th straight single to reach top 10 on the USA dance charts.
Once 2009 arrived, Chris looked to venturing to North America with the desire of winning over 2 of the large musically social land masses.
What was the result? A couple of Billboard number ones and several excursions have made certain that from Toronto to Vancouver and Los Angeles to New York to Miami the music of Chris Lake has spread everywhere.
In addition to putting out hit after hit, Chris Lake has been a guest DJ on several radio programs for example Pete Tong’s Radio 1. Tong praised Lake as the “best artist come from Scotland since Mylo.”
Within the last half a dozen years, DJ Chris Lake has journeyed the earth spoiling his crowd in the more intense hordes of digital music. With cross-over victories like “La Tromba”, “Sundown”, “If You Knew”, “Only One” and “Changes”, in addition to existence in the deeper aspect of digital music, Chris is now recognized for a ‘champion of innovative independence’.
Nowadays, Chris Lake operates a pair of music labels: the aforementioned Rising Music and Rising Trax. For in-studio mixes, Lake works by using Logic Pro. He does this while being managed by the Three Six Zero Group.
As time goes on, DJ Chris Lake plans on continuing to tour the earth, along with launching songs as a producer and promoting the operations on his imprint Growing Songs. Additionally, Chris’s label Rising Music keeps growing with duplicating results, assisting youthful and gifted musicians from around the globe.