Akira is a devout pop culture enthusiast and a true trendsetter. His recent GOLDTRON LP series fuses trap, grime, rave, triphop, future bass and vaporwave and has just been chosen to soundtrack the new ad campaign for YouTube.
Akira has produced and co-written 3 UK top 40 hits and has made music for movies, video games, catwalks and ad soundtracks. He has released myriad singles, albums, mixtapes and featured tracks.
By day Akira pumps out future defining hit records from the luxurious confines of Don Studios in downtown Los Angeles. By night he brings his remarkable energy to some of LA's top clubs and events.
The depth and breadth of Akira's musical knowledge, combined with his sensational skill for live editing and delighting a crowd, makes every set a unique and unforgettable experience.
Akira has collaborated with a galaxy of amazing individuals, including:
Justin Bieber . Kid Ink . 2Many DJs/Soulwax . Neon Neon . Gonzales . Fat Tony . Big Narstie . Bashy . The Darkness . Lethal Bizzle . Scroobius Pip . MC Lars . Sauce Twinz .
Akira has DJed parties for some of the biggest brands and stars on the planet, including:
The Weeknd . Harry Styles . Channing Tatum . Guns N Roses . David Hasselhoff . Alex Israel . Rita Ora . Alessandra Ambrosio . Christie’s . The BET Awards . Youtube . Livenation . Interscope . Nylon Magazine . VMAs . Maxim . Tesla . Surfair . Chevrolet . The Huntington Gallery . Topshop . Gibson
CLUBS & Festivals
Akira has played the following legendary clubs and festivals, amongst countless others:
Blind Dragon . No Vacancy . Breakroom 86 . Bootsy Bellows . The Peppermint Club . Delilah . Good Times At Davey Wayne's . The Nice Guy . Break Room 86 . Henry's . Teddy's @ The Roosevelt . Spare Rooms @ The Roosevelt . Tropicana @ The Roosevelt . Soho House . The Standard . The Roxy . Skybar @ The Mondrian . Fabric . Cargo . Millennium Dome . Reading Festival . Vans Warped Tour . V Festival