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Style: 
House
Best known for: 
'Gymtonic', Yellow Productions, 'Africanism…'
Tune of the year: 
My 'Peace Song' on Yellow.
Gig of 2009: 
The Defected party at Pacha Ibiza, on 24th July. The connection was unbelievable.
Breakthrough DJ/Producer of 2009: 
Axwell; he just keeps growing and growing. An amazing DJ and a really nice guy.
The track that changed your life: 
Apart from my 'Love Generation', it would have to be 'Rockit' by Herbie Hancock. That sound made me discover hip-hop and it all went from there.
What makes a good DJ great: 
They have to be an entertainer, play for the crowd and take the crowd into the music.
Most underrated DJ: 
I'm going to say Axwell again. I think he needs just one mainstream hit to really make it.
Biggest challenge this year: 
Updating my formula - finding a new conviction, a new style and new messages.
Top tech toy: 
I'm not into technology, it's too cold. I'm into something more spiritual, something more real.