DJ Chucky NYC Latin DJ Biography English Version
DJ Chucky’s history with music goes back to his childhood in his hometown, Imbert a small town in the province of Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic. As a young child, DJ Chucky begins to develop his musical inclinations and began studying music at the school of fine arts in the city of Santiago, Dominican Republic, where he studied piano. In its early days as an arranger, he begins to create remixes of songs from world renowned artists as Enrique Iglesias, Luis Fonsi, Shakira, Juanes, Paulina Rubio, among others.
His musical skills lead him to join the hit show “The Luis Jimenez Show” which is broadcast simultaneously by the X-96 station in New York, Puerto Rico, Miami, Boston and other cities in the United States. DJ Chucky produced the soundtrack for movies such as “El Vacilon: The Movie” written by Luis Jiménez, “A Wonderful Christmas” distributed by Lion’s Gate, plus the music for several jingles as (The TV Show, The Moment McDonald’s, Choice NY, X96.3 FM). DJ Chucky has also been responsible for the production of musical projects for Universal Music Latino, Sony Music, EMI, J & N Records SoundChek, with productions such as: the group Aguakate, DJ Chucky On Fire, Sinnematográfico, Watatah, 2Divine, Kiki La Asesina, Miel De Palo and other both stablished and upcoming artists.
Whether as a Radio and TV personality, or as a pioneer of the clubs, and nightlife, DJ Chucky transmits its energy mixing musical styles as diverse as merengue, salsa and bachata, to house, reggae, and rock en espanol, among other genres. His creative sources as a musician and arranger has made his musical productions go to new horizons by adding new sounds to his mix, creating original remixes that make his style unique. In 2003 DJ Chucky created a project called “The Showcase” which gives opportunity for independent artists to showcase their talent on stage in front of a select audience of journalists, promoters, artists, record label executives and music producers, resulting in the benefit of many young artists.
DJ Chucky produced the track of the WWE wrestler “Carlito (Who am I?), Which was included in the compilation” Wreckless Intent, “which debuted at # 8 on the Billboard chart and reached millions of WWE fans worldwide. At the same time, DJ Chucky was the producer and host of the show “El Punto” which was broadcast on Saturdays from 7 to 12 pm at La Kalle in New York City, becoming the number one show selected by the audience. In “El Punto” DJ Chucky interviews stars like Emilio and Gloria Estefan, Juanes, Tego Calderón, Ivy Queen, El Sujeto, El Lapiz, Tulile, and Wason Brazoban.
DJ Chucky has ventured into television as a comedy writer for the “TV Show” aired on Univision, where he also hosts a variety and interview segment in which he has interviewed stars like the actor Luis Guzmán, the actress Christina Millian, Don Omar, Aventura , Daddy Yankee, Johnny Ventura, among others.