Dutch/Spanish, Chris Smooth was born in Hollywood, CA a star! Since Chris was born in the US he has always had a passion and ear for music. He grew up with family who listened to music as well as played many musical instruments. His ability to hear and feel the music gives him that mastery edge. (Call it a gift) Chris feels the music from his heart and soul. He also acknowledges that being a DJ is not about popularity contests but the ability to please and read a crowd. He plays for his crowd knowing as a gift what songs to play, how to play them at the correct time and the fundamentals of mixing his tracks together. Chris knows that ego doesn’t pay the bills, a packed club does! That is the motivation from many of the top clubs, owners and promotional teams to hire Chris as they know he brings a massive following and keep the club packed and having an amazing time!
Chris made a name for himself as a top DJ as “DJ Smooth” for many years in the hottest clubs in Detroit, Chicago and in the surrounding areas. Chris soon realized that moving back to California would only help expand his career as a Feature DJ personality. Moving back to California turned out to be the best move he could have ever made. DJ Smooth rocketed in the club scene in California and in Las Vegas with his unforgettable DJ presence. His true followers showed many club owners and promoters that he was the real deal.
In 2003 Chris took a break from the club scene for a tragic family loss. He restructured his life and his goals as a DJ. Realizing retirement is not an option, his fan base kept demanding a come back and realizing his heart must beat again he changed his name to “DJ Chris Smooth”. Chris’s career is now back in order, he is now in the studio producing his own tracks and with that he plans on making a stronger mark in the entertainment world not just in the United States but WORLDWIDE!
A little note written about DJ Chris Smooth for one of his Feature performances…“A master of DJing of every platform out there. Whether it’s scratching vinals or getting down with Traktor Pro. From Miami to Detroit to Las Vegas to a lot of the top clubs in the nation, the name DJ Chris Smooth has passed around the lips of them all. With a true love for music and a humble heart that has helped him stand out from them all. There is no doubt that our feet won’t be standing still when you hear him kill it on the 1′s and 2′s!” Come-Unity Events