Kai Tracid

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Kai Tracid
Kai Tracid 2002.jpg
Kai Tracid
Background information
Birth nameKai Franz
Also known asAcut Genius, Aeon FX, Arrow, Attractor, The, Christian Phoenix, Computer Controlled, Formic Acid, K, Kai MacDonald, Kenji Ogura, Mac Acid, Mac Music, TBA, Tek, Tyrone T.B., W.O.W.
Born (1972-01-17) 17 January 1972 (age 47)
GenresTrance, hard trance, acid trance
Occupation(s)composer, songwriter, producer
Years active1997 - present
LabelsTracid Traxxx

Kai Tracid (born as Kai Franz on 17 January 1972 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany) is a trance DJ and producer. The name Tracid originates from the combination of the two music genres trance and acid. In 2009 he stopped making music and co-founded a yoga centre ([1]).

In Germany he became famous with his first single, "Your Own Reality". In 1998 he gained worldwide fame with Liquid Skies. In November 2001 he got his first Top-10 hit in the German single charts. Since 2000 he releases his records under his own record company Tracid Traxxx.



Remix Albums[edit]


Year Single Peak chart positions Album
1996 "So Simple" Singles only
1997 "Makin' Friends"
"Your Own Reality" 22 Skywalker 1999
1998 "Dance For Eternity" 26
"Liquid Skies" 31
1999 "Destiny's Path" 29 75 Trance & Acid
2000 "Tiefenrausch (The Deep Blue)" 41 77
2001 "Too Many Times" 24 73
"Life Is Too Short" 9 32 49
2002 "Trance & Acid" 37
"4 Just 1 Day" 12 38 Contemplate (The Reason You Exist)
2003 "Conscious" 44 Singles only
2007 "Inflator/Aural Border"
"Depressive Mood/Discreet Charm"

Early Works[edit]

  • Radon (1996) As Mac Acid II
  • Waveshaper (1999) As K
  • Only The Strong (1996) As K

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