Roger Sanchez, an American house music DJ of Dominican ancestry, was born on the 1st of June of 1967.
Roger the oldest of 2 sons. He has a younger brother named Gabrial and his parents, Hugo Sanchez and Angela Almonte actually immigrated to the USA from the Dominican Republic.
Sanchez attended New York City’s Art & Design High School from which he graduated. Thereafter, he went to Pratt Institute, functioning towards a college degree in architecture, but took his dad’s suggestion to take a rest from his studies to dedicate his complete power to DJing and find out whether he might earn a job of it.
Finally he discovered achievement and started to play cabarets in New York, and after around the globe. As well as fellow NY house DJs Danny Tenaaglia and David Morales, Roger Sanchez is now popular within the European celebration scene, particularly to the Spanish isle of Ibiza. He’s preserved residency on the website every summer since the year 2000.
Sanchez is likewise the creator of his own own-label in 2002, Stealth Records. Yearly, Sanchez curates a group of compilation albums called Launch Your-Self, that are recognized due to their combination of deep home, Latin, tribal and technology sounds.
In 2003, Sanchez captured his 1st Grammy-Award for The Test Remixed Recording because of his remix of No Doubt’s “Hella Good”. He features a regular terrestrial and internet radio program named “Release Yourself”. This show has fifteen-million global listeners. Combined with radio present, Sanchez offers a bi-weekly podcast, dispersed globally. In 2007 the podcast was granted the very first-ever Greatest Podcast Award in the International Dance Music Awards (IDMA).
During the 45th Grammy Awards in 2003, Sanchez won his first prize for Best Remixed for his remix of No Doubt’s “Hella Good”. Inside the DJ Magazine listing of 2007, Sanchez positioned 25th.
On the 28th of October back in 2009, DJ Magazine introduced the outcomes of the yearly Top 100 DJ Survey, with Ultra Records. Roger Sanchez was ranked at #60
Additionally, Sanchez has obtained several hits within the European and Worldwide Charts with both their own audio along with the remixes he’s produced for a collection of celebrities. This list includes Maroon 5, No Doubt, The Police, Madonna, Daft Punk and Kylie Minogue.