Akira is a devout pop culture enthusiast and a true trendsetter. Both a music innovator and multimedia pioneer, he creates unforgettable experiences through his unique soundtracks.
Akira has produced and co-written 3 UK top 40 hits and makes music for movies, video games, catwalks and ad soundtracks. He has released myriad singles, albums, mixtapes and featured tracks.
Akira is widely regarded as Los Angeles’ most dynamic, open format DJ. His phenomenal live-performance sets have been spun for a host of private clients and partygoers. The depth and breadth of his musical knowledge, combined with his sensational skill for live editing, ignite every crowd.
Akira has collaborated with a galaxy of amazing individuals, including:
Justin Bieber . Kid Ink . 2Many DJs/Soulwax . Super Furry Animals . Chilly Gonzales . Fat Tony . Big Narstie . Bashy . The Darkness . Lethal Bizzle . Scroobius Pip . MC Lars . Sauce Twinz . Neon Neon
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 . Live Nation . 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