David Guetta
DJ David Guetta celebrates his 48th birthday on 7 November, 2015.Facebook

DJ David Guetta (born as Sonny John Moore) celebrates his 48th birthday on 7 November, 2015 (Saturday). Often referred to as the artist who first brought dance music to American mainstream radio, David Guetta was also the first DJ to be featured on the cover of Billboard Magazine.

Whether an EDM lover or not, but DJ David Guetta is the name that party peeps across the globe are sure to know. The man behind hits like "Hey Mama", "Sexy B**ch", "Titanium", "Without You", "Turn Me On", "She Wolf" and "Love is Gone" among others, got his first break when Kelly Rowland saw him DJ in Cannes, France. They collaborated and recorded "When Love Takes Over" and since then, there has been no looking back for Guetta.

On his birthday, we decided to draw a list of some interesting facts that you may want to know about this French DJ.

  • David Guetta discovered house music while he was working in a gay club.
  • Guetta began hosting parties at the age of 13 in his basement, charging £1 to get in. And he started DJing at the age of 17, playing records in his bedroom after school.
  • His essential grooming product is Dr. Sebagh Supreme Eye Serum and his favourite fashion icon is Steve McQueen. He loves his shoes --- Stan Smith by Adidas.
  • His favourite hotel is The Siam in Bangkok and he enjoys having meals in restaurants that include Roca Cookery in Mykonos, Greece and Queue de Cheval in Montreal.
  • Guetta loves reading, his all-time favourite book is "The Little Prince" by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.
  • An art lover, Guetta's favourite museums are The Museum of Old and New Art in Hobart, Tasmania and the Pompidou in Paris, France.
  • David Guetta has over two million fans on facebook, five million twitter followers. He has over 33 million Facebook likes and 889 million You Tube views.
  • He writes many of his songs in aeroplane that he titles work in progress after reaching a destination.
  • He was the first to play dance music on radio.
  • Interestingly, this DJ is a non-smoker and non-drinking music producer.

And what better way, but to party hard and dance to the best of David Guetta songs.

1) Titanium

2) Hey Mama

3) Dangerous

4) Without U

5) Sexy B**ch

6) Bad

7) Play Hard

8) Shot me Down

9) Lovers on the Sun

10) She Wolf

11) When Love take Over

12) Love is Gone

13) Gettin' Over

14) Turn Me On