Steve Aoki is a talented DJ, record producer, music programmer, and also record executive. Steve Aoki is the owner of the “Steve Aoki Charitable Fund” which promoted humanitarian liberation and medical study.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
The musician’s birthdate is 30th November 1977 and his birthplace is Miami, Florida, US. As of 2020, Steve Aoki’s age is forty-three years old and his sun sign is Sagittarius. Steve Aoki is an American native and has been following the Christian religion. Likewise, his full name is Steve Hiroyuki Aoki and is of Japanese-American ethnicity. Aoki was born from his Japanese parents and their names are, his father, Rocky Aoki, and his mother, Chizuru Kobayashi. Steve’s dad is a former wrestler who as of now has established the “Benihana” chain of restaurants.
Steve Aoki even has siblings and their names are, Kevin Aoki, Kyle N. Aoki, Jennifer Crumb, Kana Grace Nooteboom, and Echo V. Aoki. Also, the name of Steve’s half-sister is Devon Aoki and she is also an actor and model. Aoki grew up in Newport Beach, California, and went to Newport Harbor High School from where he graduated in 1995. The musician has achieved 2 BA degrees, one in the field of feminist studies and the other in the field of sociology. He gained the, from the University of California. A
At the time of his college, Steve was a member of the “Revolutionary Anti-Imperialist League”. Steve even conducted secretive concerts from the room of his hostel in the “Santa Barbara Student Housing Cooperative”. He formed do-it-yourself records and formed his own record tag, “Dim Mak” to the age of twenty years. Steve’s company brought music from other musicians like The Bloody Beetroots, Infected Mushroom, and the Mystery Jets.
Career and Professional Life
The musician got into the band, “Moving Units” and began creating remixes. Steve also was a member of other bands like “This Machine Kills” with whom he brought out an album, “Ebullition Records”. In 2006, Steve joined C5 bassist Michael Davis’s “Music Is Revolution Foundation”. It was a charitable foundation that gives music education in public schools. In October 2008, Aoki came up with his 1st mix album, “Pillowface and His Airplane Chronicles”.
Steve was then present on Essential Mix, which was publicizing on ‘BBC Radio 1’ in August 2008 and also in October 2012. Steve resumed creating remixes of several musicians, which got popular through his social media accounts. In December 2009, Aoki’s remix of the song, “Forever” reached the top of ‘Hype Machine’s chart. He went on tours with other artists and even conducted shows all over the US and Canada in 2010. Aoki then went on a tour to China and Japan and gained more fans.
He rose to fame after performing acrobatic stunts on stage and cooperated with the viewers. In March 2010, Steve came up with his single, “I’m in the House” after working with Zuper Blahq. Steve then came up with his 1st solo album, “Wonderland” in January 2012. It was present in the nomination list at the ‘55th Annual Grammy Awards’ as ‘Best Dance/Electronica Album’. Steve soon brought out his 1st EP, “It’s the End of the World As We Know It”.
Some more his career
Aoki turned out to be the 6th best DJ at the ‘2013 America’s Best DJ’ competition. It happened due to his number “A Light That Never Comes” that was made together with Linkin Park. At this time, Steve brought a line of tracks for several commercials, television shows, and films. Some of the tracks are “Get Me Outta Here” which was utilized in a commercial for “Scion” and “Back to Earth” which was used in the film, “Step Up: All In”. Steve’s another two-part album, “Neon Future” (Parts I and II) also got success.
In fact, both of them reached the top of the list of the “US Dance/Electronic Album” in the years 2014 and 2015. Steve’s fame climbed and “Relativity Productions” made a decision to provide the documentary, “I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead” which is based on his life. Also, it was recorded at the time when the 2 parts of “Neon Future” were also made. After then, the musician came up with his 4th studio album, “Steve Aoki Presents Kolony” in July 2017.
Steve also brought out several singles together with other artists from all over the world, adding the Korean band, “BTS”. Recently, Steve has reported about the release of his 5 track EP, “5OKI” which is a cross-genre venture, presenting Quintino, Laidback Luke, Hardwell, and other several artists from all over the world. At a point, the musician reported that he desired to return back to the world what Steve had earned from it. The musician, Steve Aoki is still working very hard to unite the whole world through his music.
Steve Aoki has been earning a great amount of fortune from his professional career. As of now, the net worth of Steve Aoki is around $75 million. However, there are no details regarding Steve Aoki’s present net worth, salary, and assets. But it is for sure that the popular musician has a lavishing lifestyle. The primary source of income of the talented Steve Aoki is from his profession as DJ, record producer, music programmer, and also record executive.
The wife of Steve Aoki is his Australian girlfriend, Tiernan Cowling. Tiernan Cowling is an Australian model and fashion passion. Their wedding took place in Maui, Hawaii in 2015, after having their engagement done before 5 years. It was a simple ceremony where their close friends and relatives were only present. Furthermore, Steven’s wife is fourteen years smaller than Steve Aoki.
Unfortunately, there is news that the couple has parted ways. Apart from this, the popular musician has never been surrounded by any controversy and rumors. Steve is very passionate about music and has always just focused on his career. As of now, he seems to be single.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Regarding Steve Aoki’s body measurement, he has a good height of 5 feet 8.5 inches. The musician also has a suitable bodyweight of around 70 kg or 154 lbs. Likewise, Aoki’s body measurements are 40 inches, 35 inches, and 36 inches. Steve’s biceps size is 11 inches and he has been wearing a shoe size of 11 (UK). In addition, Steve has a fair complexion with black eyes and long black hair.
Coming to social media, Steve Aoki has been highly active all over the social media platforms. On Instagram, Steve Aoki has 9 million followers whereas, on Twitter, he has 8.2 million followers. Likewise, the musician has gained 8.8 million followers on his Facebook page. Steve Aoki even has his own YouTube channel where he has gained 2.93 million subscribers as of May 2021.