Pakito

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Pakito
Birth name Julien Ranouil
Born (1981-01-26) January 26, 1981 (age 36)
Bergerac, France
Origin France
Genres Eurodance, house, electro house, trance
Occupation(s) DJ
Years active 2006–2009
Labels Electro V, Pan Music, ULM
Website www.pakito.rocks

Julien Ranouil (born 26 January 1981), known by his stage name Pakito, is a French electronic dance music artist.[1] His cover of Trans-X's "Living on Video" reached number one on France's singles chart.[2] Later hits are "Moving on Stereo" and "Are U Ready". So far his music style can be best determined as Eurodance. His name is taken from 'Paquito el Chocolatero', a famous pasodoble dance from Alicante, in the Comunidad Valenciana region of Spain.

His album Video was released on November 8, 2006 in the United States.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Singles[edit]

  • 2006: "Living On Video"
  • 2006: "Moving On Stereo"
  • 2007: "Are You Ready"
  • 2007: "You Wanna Rock"
  • 2008: "Electro Music"
  • 2009: "Harmony"
  • 2009: "Living on Video 2.9"
  • 2017: WARRIORS vs PAKITO - "Living On Video 2k17"
Year Song France Dance Chart Spain Dance Chart NL Top 40 Belgium Ultratop 50 SWE Dance Chart FIN Dance Chart SVK Dance Chart European Hot 100 Chart Album
2006 "Living on Video" 1 1 7 12 14 9 6 Video
"Moving on Stereo" 5 6 9 3 2
2007 "Are U Ready?" 2 14 41 7
2008 "Electro Music" 2
"You Wanna Rock" n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

Bootlegs[edit]

  • 2006: "Moving to the Beat" (Pakito vs. Black & White Brothers)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Pakito - Biography". AllMusic. Retrieved 17 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "Hits of the World". Billboard. 118 (25): 76. 26 June 2014. ISSN 0006-2510. 

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