Erick Orrosquieta born August 30, 1991, commonly known by his stage name Deorro, is an American DJ signed to Ultra Records. He formerly used the name TON!C.
Deorro began his DJ career by playing at local gigs when he was 14. He was born in Los Angeles to Mexican parents. By the time Deorro turned 17, he was already producing his own tracks. In 2012, he was asked by DJ Chuckie to remix his track “Make Some Noise”. Deorro’s remix landed in the top 50 on Beatport. He has since remixed tracks from multiple international famed DJs such as Steve Aoki, Laidback Luke, and Gareth Emery, among others.
In 2013, he released the track “Yee” on Hardwell‘s label, Revealed Recordings, which charted in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Netherlands, and Switzerland. On March 18, 2014 he released the single “Freak” with Steve Aoki and Diplo. On March 24, 2014 he released the single “Flashlight” with R3hab. On May 17, 2014, Deorro announced on his Twitter page he was going to take a break from DJing in order to have a bigger focus in making music and expanding his record label, Panda Funk. He guest-starred on the MTV Series Teen Wolf as the DJ. In August 2014 he released the single “Rambo” with J-Trick. In March 2015, he released a third version of “Five Hours” with Chris Brown, titled “Five More Hours”. The song has charted in Ireland, the Netherlands, and Sweden. On March 31 2017, Deorro released his debut album, Good Evening, which features 26 tracks, including his new single “Rise and Shine”.
Deorro has a residency at Marquee in Las Vegas.
See a full list of upcoming Deorro shows here.
Without further ado, Deorro’s top 5 tracks of all time:
5. Deorro, Juan Magan, MAKJ – Muñequita Linda (Lyric Video) ft. YFN Lucci
4. Deorro, Elvis Crespo & Henry Fong – Pica
3. Deorro – Five Hours
2. Deorro – Bailar feat. Elvis Crespo
1. Deorro x Chris Brown – Five More Hours
BONUS: Deorro – Rise and Shine