Award Winning and Number One selling artist, Rui Da Silva saw his music leap from club to radio when his song Touch Me became an
international number one single. Producer, Engineer, Beatmaker, Remixer, Writer DJ and Programmer. Very few people manage to combine genuine underground respect with commercial success, but Portuguese Rui Da Silva has just managed that.
Rui is continuously trying to push boundaries and moving forward, as he puts it, “trying to change the sound and evolve as staying still gets me bored”.
Over the years he’s also notched up a broad array... [read more]
of collaborations including Underground Sound of Lisbon with DJ Vibe and Coco Da Silva with Chris Coco. Other notable notches on his belt include label owner – Kismet Records – DJ and general computer whizz. He’s also a man who’s never satisfied, constantly looking to learn and re-learn music-making science and skills.
He has recently produced and written with Queen Of Hearts, Ruby Goe, Aggro Santos, Ayah Marah, Penny Foster, Animals, along with developing artist projects such as Dr Kirsch, Dena Latoya, Syron and Bloom Twins. He also has a new project with Clive Henry, under the name of disCHoRDs, that has been received with Critical Acclaim. Rui has just remixed for Alexandra Burke (RCA) on her most recent single; ‘Let it Go’ and forth coming Chris Willis Single; ‘My DJ Rock Superstar’, plus US rock band Thousand Foot Krutch, and the iconic David Morales.
Rui has scheduled for 2013 a new single with Atlantic Records in the US and a string of new releases on Kismet Records.
Previous work includes additional production and remixing for Yoko Ono, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Timberlake, Ananda Project, Danny Tenaglia, Lighthouse Family, Ben Onono, Keli Ali and many others. His work has been released in many labels like Virgin, Polydor, Nitegrooves, RCA, Tribal America, Crosstown Rebels, Fabric, Nettwerk, NRK, Ministry Of Sound, BMG, Sony, DMC, Twisted, EMI, Leftroom, Sogni, Dreamworks, Warner, Kult, Destined and Ultra.
Rui Da Silva is available for production, writing collaborations, mix engineering, and remixing.