Mike D is a professional DJ, remix artist and music producer. Mike D has taken his passion for music from the shores of Hawaii to the world. Never one to be labeled as a DJ performing in a specific genre, Mike D has demonstrated success in a variety of music formats from Top 40 to Hip Hop to EDM. He’s performed to audiences large and small giving 100% at every outing. Mike D’s unique style and approach is what makes him a commodity in the music business today.
By the age of 15 Mike D was working as a mobile DJ in Honolulu transitioning from graduation parties to proms to weddings in any given week. Within 3 years he was at the controls of some of Hawaii’s best nightclubs. His nightclub residencies through the years includeThe MAZE, Pipeline Cafe, Zanzabar Nightclub, RumFire, Pearl and more. As a mixer, Mike D was heard on POWER 104.3 (KPHW-FM) from 2004-2013 and he is currently on 102.7 Da Bomb (KDDB-FM.) He has been a featured mixer on “The Remix Top 30 Countdown” a nationally syndicated radio mixshow hosted by WKTU’s Sean “Hollywood” Hamilton and aired in over 280 cities in the United States. More than a Top-40 remixed Mike D has also been a guest on the “Riddler’s Revolution Show” Podcast. Riddler’s Revolution is an hour-long program featuring the best House Music from around the world.
As a competitor Mike D was the 2012 and 2013 Runner Up for the Red Bull Thre3Style DJ Battle. Red Bull Thre3Style gives highly skilled DJs a global platform to showcase their skills, battle and gain notoriety by rockin’ the dance floor. In addition, Mike D has opened for national artists including Rihanna, Nick Cannon, Raven-Symone and more.
Mike D has been called upon by the biggest labels and biggest artists in the United States to deliver remix services of their Pop hits. His remixes have taken artists Gotye and Demi Lovado to Number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts respectively. Mike D’s remixes are sought after by nightclub Djs all over the world and are aired in regular rotation across the United States in the largest radio markets from Hot 97, KTU and Z100 in New York to KAMP, Power106 and KissFm in Los Angeles.