Fonzerelli

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Not to be confused with Fonzarelli.
Fonzerelli
Birth name Aaron McClelland
Also known as Yer Man, Touch & Go, Startraxx, Brazen, Skelpt, Dr Dapper, The Tone Ranger, Digital Glitter
Origin UK
Genres House, progressive house, alternative dance, nu-disco
Occupation(s) DJ, producer
Years active 2000–present
Labels Mena Music, Big In Ibiza
Website facebook.com/djfonzerelli,menamusic.com, soundcloud.com/menamusic

Fonzerelli is a DJ and music producer from the UK. 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 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.