Markus Schulz born 3 February 1975) is a German-American DJ and music producer based in Miami, Florida. Best known for his weekly radio show titled “Global DJ Broadcast” that airs on Digitally Imported radio, After Hours FM and other online stations, Schulz is also the founder of the label Coldharbour Recordings and Schulz Music Group (SMG), an artist management company that manages rising stars in the industry including Nifra, Fisherman & Hawkins, Mr. Pit, Grube and Hovsepian and Adina Butar. In September 2012, Schulz was crowned America’s Number 1 DJ by DJ Times.
In early 2013, after several spontaneous back-to-back performances, Schulz and Ferry Corsten announced they would be producing and touring together as the new EDM group New World Punx. Their debut arena show was held at Madison Square Garden.
Schulz has released 15 mix compilations and seven artist albums under his own name. He has also released productions and albums, Thoughts Become Things, Thoughts Become Things II and The Nine Skies, under the alias Dakota. Through his work with remixing tracks, he has had the opportunity to work with such artists as: Depeche Mode, Madonna, Everything but the Girl, Jewel, OceanLab, Gabriel & Dresden, Télépopmusik, Fat Boy Slim, Miro, Book of Love, Blue Amazon, and PQM. His remixes of “Intuition” and “Stand” by Jewel both hit #1 on the Billboard club chart. His seventh studio album, We Are The Light, released on 12 October 2018.
Markus Schulz has a residency at Marquee in Las Vegas.
See a full list of upcoming Markus Schulz shows here.
Without further ado, Markus Schulz’s top 5 tracks of all time:
5. Markus Schulz feat. Nikki Flores – We Are The Light
4. Markus Schulz & Emma Hewitt – Safe From Harm
3. Markus Schulz feat. Delacey – Destiny
2. Markus Schulz & Adina Butar – Indestructible
1. Markus Schulz feat. Ana Diaz – Nothing Without Me
BONUS: Markus Schulz & Christina Novelli – Symphony of Stars