Fonzerelli

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Not to be confused with Fonzarelli.
Fonzerelli
Birth name Aaron McClelland
Also known as Yer Man, Startraxx, Brazen, Skelpt, Dr Dapper, The Tone Ranger, Digital Glitter
Origin Northern Ireland
Genres Progressive house, electro house, nu disco
Occupations DJ, producer
Years active 2000–present
Labels Mena Music, Big In Ibiza
Website facebook.com/djfonzerelli, soundcloud.com/menamusic

Fonzerelli is a DJ and music producer from Northern Ireland. His 2005 single, "Moonlight Party", charted in the Netherlands, Finland and Australia. Fonzerelli's remix of J. Majik & Wickaman's "Crazy World" is featured on the Grand Theft Auto IV soundtrack on Vladivostok FM.[1]

Fonzerelli has also remixed for various UK artists and labels; most notably "Now You're Gone" and "All I Ever Wanted", featured on Basshunter's Platinum selling Now You're Gone - The Album. He also had his own productions and remixes played on Saturday nights on BBC Radio 1 than any other artist in 2006 and 2007, as DJ Judge Jules was a massive supporter of Fonzerelli's work on his Saturday warmup show.[citation needed]

His new single "Dreamin' (Of A Hot Summers Night)" hit number 2 in the DMC Buzz Chart[2] and number 6 in the Cool Cuts Chart.[3]

Many of the world's major and influential labels have commissioned Fonzerelli remixes for acts such as Fedde Le Grand, J. Magik & Wickerman, Chanel, Sash!, Mauro Picotto, Beatfreakz and Tiësto featuring Maxi Jazz and Basshunter[4] as well as original material for his own Mena Music label and Big In Ibiza.

Fonzerelli's debut single "Moonlight Party" was championed by Tiësto[5] and soon became the number 1 selling download of 2005 on download store DJ Download.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fonzerelli - "Moonlight Party" (song)". Australiancharts.com. Retrieved 2009-08-25. 
  2. ^ "DMC Buzz Chart Issue 336". DMC Update. Retrieved 2009-08-25. 
  3. ^ "Cool Cuts Chart 09/07/09". Music Week. Retrieved 2009-08-25. 
  4. ^ "Discogs - Fonzerelli". Discogs. Retrieved 2009-08-25. 
  5. ^ "Tiesto - In Search Of Sunrise 5". Discogs. Retrieved 2009-08-25. 
  6. ^ "Fonzerelli - Dreamin'". Single Minded Promotion. Retrieved 2009-08-25.