São Paulo
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At the end of the 80’s, São Paulo, Wagner Ribeiro de Souza, known as DJ Patife, begins to venture with cassette tapes in garage dances, birthday parties and the like, influenced by the radio programs of the Chic Show sound teams, Black Mad, Kaskatas, Zimbabwe and then from DJ’s like Iraí Campos, DJ Hum, Kljay, Ricardo Guedes, Tibor, Marky among others.

Shortly after, the first big school, the Hip-Hop movement, was DJ of the group Fatos Reais, his first great experience as a DJ.

1995, the DJ realizes a great dream, is contracted to play at Arena Music Hall in Interlagos, São Paulo, where he lived a good part of his adolescence.

1997, first trip to London.

1998, the second, where he met influential people in the world of electronic music in that city.

In 2000, he began producing remixes for Brazilian music artists, in partnership with the renowned producers Xerxes de Oliveira & Mad Zoo, highlighting singer-songwriter Fernanda Porto, and the song “Sambassim” and “It only had to be with you “by Tom Jobim & Elis Regina, which was part of the soundtrack of the telenovela” Um anjo caiu do céu “by Tv Globo.

Since then, DJ has crossed the seven seas, playing in more than 50 countries among clubs and renowned festivals like Homelands, Glastonboury, The Big Chill, The Montreux Jazz Festival (France), Exit (Serbia), Shizuoka Festival (Japan), WMC (Miami), Rock In Rio (RJ & Lisboa), Summer Festival (Salvador), Ceará Music (Fortaleza, Planeta Atlântida (RS) and all editions of Skol Beats.

PLV079CDS Various Artists - DJ Patife Presents - Viva Brazil: SUNANDBASS Sessions ALBUM SAMPLERAug 25, 2017

This profile was created September 11, 2017.   Last edited: September 11, 2017.