Rui da Silva (born 25 April 1968) is a Portuguese producer and DJ, whose single "Touch Me" went to number one in the United Kingdom in 2001. At the time, he was the only Portuguese musician to have a hit in Britain, and hence was the first to score a chart-topping hit there.
Silva started producing house music in 1992, just as club culture was getting established in Lisbon. Noticing the lack of dance music labels in Portugal, he teamed up with DJ Vibe to form Kaos Records, the first label in Portugal specialized in house and electronic music.
His first major hit (and Kaos' first release) was "Não", a track that sampled vocals from a Xutos & Pontapés track, released under the alias Doctor J. With DJ Vibe, he also formed the Underground Sound of Lisbon project in 1993. A year later, their track "So Get Up" (which featured spoken word vocals by rapper Ithaka) achieved worldwide fame after gettingЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Loving You / Touch Me [2000, сингл]
- The 4 Elements [2000, макси-сингл]
- Touch Me [2000, сингл]
- Produced and Remixed By [2002, альбом]
- DJ International Allstars [24.06.2004]