Pierre David Guetta (born 7 November 1967), known professionally as David Guetta, is a French house music producer and DJ.
Originally a DJat nights clubs during the 1980s and 1990s, he co-founded Gum Productions and released his first album, Just a Little Love.
His 2009 album One Love included the
hit singles “When Love Takes Over"
(featuring Kelly Rowland), “Getting’ Over
You” (featuring Chris Willis, Fregie & LMFAO
and “Sexy bitch" (featuring Akon), the last
becoming a top five hit in the US and all
three reaching #1 in the UK, as well as
nother internationally known single called
“ Memories" featuring Kid Cudi which
became a top five hit in many countries.
At age 17, Guetta began DJing at the Broad Club in Paris. He first played popular songs, and he discovered house music when he heard a Farley master Funk track on French radio in 1987. The next year, he began hosting his own club nights. In 1990, he released "Nation Rap", a hip-hop collaboration with French rapper Sidney Duteil.
In the mid 1990s Guetta played in clubs. Released in 1994 Guetta's second single, a collaboration with American house vocalist Robert Owens titled "Up & Away", was a minor club hit. In 1994, David Guetta became the manager of Le Palace nightclub and he continued to organise parties there and in other clubs, such as the "Scream" parties in Les Bains Douc
Just a little more love
In 2001, David Guetta along with Joachim Garraud founded Gum Productions, and in the same year Guetta's first hit single, “Just a Little More Love"
Guetta's debut album was released in 2002 on Virgin Records and sold over 300,000 copies
Guetta released a compilation, Fuck Me I’m Famous, in 2003, named after his party in Ibiza. It included “Just for one day (heroes)", a remix of David Bowie's song “Heroes"
Later in his career, Guetta continued recording compilations under that title.
Guetta's second album, Guetta Blaster, was released in 2004. It released four singles: “Money" and “Stay" featuring Chris Willis and “The world is mine" and “In Love with my self" featuring JD Davis.