Rico Bernasconi is one of the bustling House DJs and producers of the last years. The name should be familiar to some in the business, because a couple of years ago, he was – under the pseudonym Rico Bass – part of Master Blaster (Top 10 & echo nomination) and Vinylshakerz (Top 20), who both were very successful dance music projects with hits like “Hypnotic Tango” or “One Night in Bangkok”.
For a few years, Rico has been concentrating on his solo paths and has remixed, among other things together, the 2008er version of Yves Larocks’ “Rise Up” with his Buddy Vinterra. With this Mix, they accomplished the track once more in the top 10 of the entire Dance Charts.
As professor of Old School and Reggae Fan, Rico Bernasconi catched the first Summer Feelings in the beginning of April 2009 with “Love Deep Inside” and celebrated high peak positions in each Dance Charts, and successful Sale Charts Entries.
Youtube Video Rico Bernasconi – Love Deep Inside:
After “Love Deep Inside”, Rico contacted a world famous 90ies Top Act from Sweden! The speech is from no one less than ACE OF BASE. In the 1990’s, the Combo revealed a worldwide Chart Hit with the cover version Cruel Summer. Rico decided quickly to interpret this theme with the vocals of ACE of Base. And it carries on !! Shortly after the single Ace of Base started in the Media Control Billboard he sent out the follow-up “Hit The Dust” with real hit potential.
Youtube Video Rico Bernasconi vs Ace of Base:
Youtube Video Rico Bernasconi – Hit the Dust:
2010 had just begun and already exists Partychow for the crowd .
This time Rico and his protégé Max Farenthide really got cracking. Together they conjured another really club hit on the dancefloor.
After 2009 everybody was on the “BITCH TRIP”, Rico & Max top it up once more with the idea “Nympho”
What happens when Rico Bernasconi meets the DJs From Mars? – Easy.. a sensational HIT!! With “Luv 2 Like it”, this dream team created a felicitous production, which completely flashed the DJs.
In September of 2010 Rico started a collaboration with the US-Rapper “Coolio” and the french producer “Kylian Mash” and togther they re-freshed the 90ies Grammy Hit “Gangsta´s Paradise”.
Youtube Video Coolio vs Rico Bernasconi & Kylian Mash:
In the end of 2010 Rico got more attention with a cover version of the world wide hit “Nah Neh Nah” by Vaya Con Dios.
Youtube Video Rico Bernasconi vs Vaya con Dios:
In Summer of 2011 Rico re-freshed the track “Girls” with the King of Dancehall “Beenie Man” and worldwide Superstar “AKON” .
Look forward for news and the videoclip soon here on Rico Bernasconi`s Fanpage!
Youtube Video Rico Bernasconi & Beenie Man feat Akon – Girls – Snippet
Rico rocks every big event, both Club and Housefloor, and shows why he is not only extremely inquired as a DJ in Germany.
Linda Pritchard – Wicked Game | 2011 (Valicon Entertainment / Universal)
Sak Noel – Loca People | 2011 (Sony Music)
Alexandra Stan – Mr. Saxobeat | 2011 (Sony Music)
Vesto Caino – Dolce Vita | 2011 (Sony Music)
Lou Bega – This is Ska | 2011 (DA Music)
Eleni Foureira – Simadia | 2011 (Universal Greece)
Dee-Jay Chucky – Give me Tonight | 2011 (Clubtronics)
Degress – 2 of us | 2011 (Yawa Recordings)
Steve Murano – Passion 2011 | 2011 (Kontor)
Mike de Ville – Pump it Up | 2010 (Planet Punk)
Glam feat Snoop Dog & Coolio – One Nite in LA | 2010 (Subside rec)
Kaatchi – Be Free | 2010 (CAPP rec USA)
Platinum Gold – No More | 2010 (hookmaster rec)
Andrew Spencer – No Soul | 2010 (gmg music)
Ginuwine & Timbaland ft. Missy Elliott – Get Involved | 2010 (Subside rec)
Dr. Alban – Hello Soutafrica 2010 | 2010 (Sony Music)
Luke Payton – Get Busy | 2010 (Kontor)
Brainstorm – I Believe | 2010 (Optimistic rec)
Mr. Malo – S`Express | 2010 (Malo Tracks)
DJ Tomekk – Kimnotyze | 2010 (Boogie Down Berlin)
Kit Da Funk – Freak it! | 2010 (Starshit-recordings)
Real Mc Coy – Two Hearts | 2009 (sony music)
Darius & Finlay ft. Nicco – Rock To The Beat | 2009 (sony music/trak-music)
Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling | 2009 (interscope)
Lovestoned – Rising Girl | 2009 (universal)
R.I.O. – After The Love | 2009 (tiger rec)
BoomTown – How Old Are You | 2009 (clubtronics/ starshit)
Vinylshakerz – Hypnotic Tango | 2008 (Ministry Of Sound)
Yves Larock – Rise Up! | 2008 (Ministry Of Sound)