David Guetta is a six times Grammy nominee and two of them he won. For more than 10 years he has been in the list of the best DJs of the world. 5 of his six CDs and 22 tracks became platinum. In general, the musician has more than 10 million albums and 40 million singles sold. Additionally to his own tracks, the DJ sets the record for the number of star collaborations: with Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Fergie, Madonna, David Bowie, Snoop Dogg, Nicki Minaj, Lady Gaga, Lil Wayne, Bruno Mars, Sia, Akon and a lot of others.
David has a lot of fans around the world: 54 mln followers on Facebook having exceeded any other artist in electronic music; more than 8 mln followers on Instagram, and more than 14 million users subscribed to his Youtube channel. Before we move forward – check out wellhello app review here.
The clips of David Guetta were reviewed totally more than 10 billion times. The most popular clip was on the track Hey Mama (+one billion views). It is time to recall his best collaboration clips.
1. Hey Mama feat Nicki Minaj, Bebe Rexha & Afrojack (1,2 bln views)
2. Titanium ft. Sia (1 bln views)
3. 2U ft Justin Bieber (392 mln views)
4. Without You ft. Usher (319 mln views)
5. Gettin’ Over You Feat Chris Willis, Fergie & LMFAO (195 mln views)
6. ‘Sweat’ Snoop Dogg vs David Guetta (156 mln views)
7. Dangerous ft Sam Martin (140 mln views)
8. When Love Takes Over Feat. Kelly Rowland (139 mln views)
9. Light My Body Up ft Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne (32 mln views) 10. Sexy Chick feat Akon (12 mln views)
The Start of the Career
In 1990s, David Guetta with his friend Sidney Duthey released the CD “Nation Rap”. A couple of years later, he got acquainted with the legendary Robert Owens, and they released the track “Up & Away”. The song instantly became popular in France. Soon he opened his own night club “Le Bain-Douche” in Paris. His performances attended John Galliano, Calvin Klein, Roger Sanchez and others. At that time, David met Chris Willis. Two days later, Guetta and Willis came up with the song “Just A Little More Love”. In 2001, the song won all the European charts, and also became the anthem of the Ibiza summer festival.
Where Is He Now
Guetta is on the top of popularity and in demand everywhere: there are regular offers of cooperation from George Michael, Kylie Minogue, Cassius and other famous stars. For several years now, critics have called David “remix master”. David does not focus on ratings a lot and he is calm about fame, since “music has become his passion”. However, in the past 3 years, Guetta is considered the best house DJ in the world ranking.