10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Steve Aoki

Posted at November 29th, 2017 | by Tithi Mukherjee | in Dance Music, Entertainment

Steve Aoki is a lot of things. Apart from being a DJ and a stalwart in the EDM scene, he is also a restaurant owner and has a video game character modelled after him. Here are 10 things you probably still don’t know about this multifaceted man:

 

He used to be a vocalist for a punk band called This Machine Kills, from years 1997 to 2000.

 

 

He guest starred as a DJ in the hit TV show Arrow.

 

 

His father founded the first Benihana restaurant in New York City, back in 1965.

 

 

 

His favourite love song is Angel by Sarah McLachlan.

 

 

He is a dog lover.

 

My brother @travisbarker happy birthday!!🎉🎈🎂🎁

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He graduated from University of California with a degree in Feminist Studies and Sociology.

 

 

He deejayed at Lindsay Lohan’s house party.

 

 

He is a chess prodigy and started playing at the age of 4.

 

 

 

He founded the Steve Aoki Charitable Fund, which raises money throughout the year through his tours and merchandise to donate to relief organizations.

 

 

He holds two Guinness World records.

 

 

Tithi Mukherjee

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