Over the past few years New York City-based Music Producer and DJ Charles Lima has becoming in one of the most popular DJ’s in the world. According to the official world DJ rankings governed by DJMag, Charles was ranked #751 DJ in the World in 2011 and #15 genre Tech House according to The DJ List.
Originally from Brazil but raised in the United States, Charles is an icon not only because of his mix technique, but also because of his stage presence and incomparable charisma. An established fixture on the international party scene, Charles finds meaning and joy forming an intimate connection with the crowd, and this dynamic is what packs the dance floor.
A regular at America’s most recognizable nightclubs, Charles is a resident at Greenhouse in New York City. Greenhouse, “one of the most luxurious night clubs in the world,” is frequented by celebrities such as U2, Madonna, Rihanna, Al Gore, Bruce Willis, HSH Prince Albert ll of Monaco, Jodie Foster, Felicity Huffman, Mary-Kate Olsen, Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton, Benicio Del Toro, Steven Soderberg, and other celebrities of similar caliber. Charles is also a resident at Kiss & Fly and Pacha NYC (Made In Brazil), where he made history drawing a record crowd in 2010.
Charles has performed with influential DJs like Chris Liebing, Above & Beyond, Markus Shulz, Dave Seaman, Nick Warren, Erick Morillo, UMEK, Chus & Ceballos, Victor Calderone, Sander Kleinenberg, Louie Vega, D- Formation, LMFAO, Manufactured Superstars, Paolo Mojo, Phunk Investigation, Paul Harris from Dirty Vegas, Ramon Tapia and many others.
Graduated by SAE Institute of Technology in the City of New York, he is known for a perfect, unique mix between Brazilian Groove and NYC Tech House called “Face of Brazil”, along with partner DJ/Producer Iaell Meyer. Additionally, Charles is a co-owner of Made in Brazil Record Label & Management based in New York who promote talents on both, the underground and mainstream circuits from around the world, and his work has been released with labels such as ABP (UK), KULT, EON5, Dub Control, Fly, System Recordings (USA), Lo Kik (Brazil), Retorica (Colombia), Celebration (Japan), Supermarketing (Spain) and many others. The Face of Brazil is supported by Superstars Chris Liebing, Markus Shulz, Shlomi Aber and continues to garner attention, constantly on charts worldwide.