DJ Trevi

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DJ Trevi
DJ Trevi.jpg
Performing at the Lexington
Background information
Birth name Treavor Alvarado
Also known as DJ Trevi, The Treavor Project
Origin Los Angeles, California, USA
Genres Electronica, trance, electro house[1][2]
Occupation(s) Producer, musician
Years active 2005–present
Labels CS Recordings,
Associated acts Axwell, Buy Now, TV Rock, Swedish House Mafia, Supermode, Steve Angello, Mickey Santos, Mitomi Tokoto, Billy Seal, Mike Avery

Treavor Alvarado known as DJ Trevi is an American electronic musician, DJ, music producer, reality show personality, and actor, having appeared on the independent film "Left At The Rio Grande"[3] and 12 Corazones, the second season of Telemundo's long-running reality television series, 12 Corazones.[4] Trevi first single "Love" scored him his first top ten. The single "Love" peaked at number 9 on "MTV" "Jango Radio Airplay.[5] In 2012 his debut album EP, ''Apocalypse 2012'', was released[6][7] on CS Recordings.


Before becoming an international DJ/Producer Treavor was an intern at American Broadcasting Company working on the Emmy winning magazine show Vista LA[8]]. Treavor TV appearance include, 12 Corazones. In 2005 Karla Shelton cast Treavor in the independent film Left At the Rio Grande,[9] a film directed by Kevin Abrams.[10] Treavor who at this point took a break from DJ'ing kept working in television, and a Personal Trainer. In 2007 Treavor did production work on Kids By The Dozen:The Cason for TLC reality series, Kids By The Dozen.[11][12]

In 2009 he recorded his demo, X (ecstasy),[13] but it wasn't until 2011 that he would get his first hit single, Love. The song went on rotation with artist like Deadmau5, Tiesto, Daft Punk, and Swedish House Mafia[14][15] peaking at number 9 on MTV owned Jango Radio Air Play.[16] With his first hit gathering momentum, Dj Trevi started recording his debut EP, Apocalypse 2012. ''Apocalypse 2012'' was released June 28, 20012 and it featured the songs: "Apocalypse 2012", "Get Down", "Superohero, and the Hard Dance Track "Schizophrenia" .[17]

Both "Love" and "Apocalypse 2012" were featured in the documentary Gay Latino Los Angeles: Coming Of Age[18][19] While the hard dance track "Schizophrenia" was featured on the mega series "Amsterdam Dance Essentials: Hard Dance". "Schizophrenia" became one of the most downloaded songs on iTunes for that album. With fair reviews,[20] No Way Out was released on Aug 14, 2012, and was nominated for best Dance/Electronic single of the year at the 23rd Annual L.A. Music Awards.[21] In 2013 Trevi teamed up with Mike Avery and Tiffany Jackson and released the single "Movin'", his first single to reach the top 20 on Track It Down; Hard Dance Charts. The fallow up a Billy Seal remix of Apocalypse also reached the top 10 on Track It Downs; Electro House Charts.

Television work[edit]

Film work[edit]



L.A. Music Awards[edit]

In November 2013, DJ Trevi was nominated for best dance single of the year.[22]

Year Recipient Award Result
2013 No Way Out Best Dance/Electronic Single of Year Nominated


  1. ^"DJ Ranking-Trvi Official Ranking"
  2. ^"The DJ list- Dj Trevi"
  3. ^ At The Rio Grande
  4. ^"IMDb: Look At Treavor Alvarado"
  5. ^"Jango Airplay Top 10
  6. ^ " Beatport"
  7. ^"BMI-Repertoire"
  8. ^ Tuncore: Dj Trevi"
  9. ^"Left At The Rio Grande-Cast and Crew"
  10. ^"IMDd-Kevin Abrams"
  11. ^"Kids By The Dozen: Cast and Crew"
  12. ^ By The Dozen:The Casons
  13. ^ "Discogs-Explore Music"
  14. ^"The Untz- A Look At DJ Trevi"
  15. ^ "Dj Trevi Jango Radio"
  16. ^"Jango Airplay: Jango Airplay Top 10"
  17. ^"BMI: Repertoire"
  18. ^" NBC-New Documentary Highlights Growing up Gay In Los Angeles"
  19. ^"Music- SoundTrack Listing to Gay Latino. LA."
  20. ^"Hard Dance Essentials"
  21. ^ Awards
  22. ^ "L.A Music Awards 2013 results announced". LA Music Awards. November 14, 2013. Retrieved November 14, 2013. 

External links[edit]


DJ Trevi at the Internet Movie Database