Antoine Clamaran (FR)
Since gaining international recognition, Antoine Clamaran has been setting fire to dance floors throughout the world. He is more dynamic and creative than ever, with a busy international tour schedule Antoine still manages to find time to work on his own productions and also seek new talent for his record label Pool e Music. Antoine kicked of his career back in the early 90’s with a weekly residence at Le Palace, famous for hosting “Gay Tea Dance” every Sunday alongside Laurent Garnier and David Guetta. In dedication to his fans at “Gay Tea Dance” Antoine’s first released was simply named “GTD”. 1995, Antoine became DJ/Promoter for the “Absolutely Fabulous” party hosted at Le Queen Club in Paris, Now run under the name “Over Kitsch” and is still to this day one of the most popular events in Paris. Antoine Joined forces with Laurent Pautrat in 1998 and started to produce together under the name “Omega” They released club #1 hit “Dreaming of a Better World” selling 250,000 copies worldwide and gaining 3 gold disk awards. The same year saw Antoine start his own radio show “Extravadance” on NRJ Radio. Committing himself to house music, Antoine went on to sign a deal with American label “Filtered”. His music reflected his musical influences with productions been a mix of Disco, Funk and Hard Tech. Mixing in clubs around the world as far and wide as New York and Tokyo and working with celebrities such as Billy Paul William, Blue James and Bassment Jaxx vocalist. 2005 & 2006 were both big years for Antoine. With the success of his Album “Release Yourself” Antoine was awarded “Best French DJ 2005” Have released big compilations “Dancefloor Summer FG 2006” (Gold disc), “All Night Long”,“Mix Inc”, and tracks “Keep On Trying” and “Give Me Some Love” he sold over 1,250,000 copies. 2009 saw the release of another album “Spotlight”. This was a massive change to Antoine’s usual productions however this album was full of sounds that have inspired Antoine throughout his career. The tracks “Gold” and “Reach for the Star’s” reached top ratings and won over both the radio and fan’s hearts. "Ministers de La Funk vs Antoine Clamaran & Sandy Vee – Believe feat. Jocelyn Brown" reached top ratings… Antoine then went on to work closely with singer/songwriter Soraya Arnelas, where they released tracks “Live Your Dreams” and “Feeling You” all which proved to be great success. 2012 Antoine released the album “Retrospective” showcasing some of his finest work from over the past 10 years as a producer. The same year Antoine was also awarded recognition to honour his whole career in the dance music industry. 2013, The latest project Antoine has been part of, is the creating of “Reepublic”, teaming up with French Superstar DJ/producers: Gregori Klosman, Michael Canitrot, Sebastien Benett and Tristan Garner. The 5 of them want to change the music world in a big way and are currently hosting big Reepublic parties internationally. With Reepublic’s latest release "Turn Off The Light" and with plenty of Antoine’s solo, the year has been very busy ! 2014, Antoine has released several fresh hits : “This is my goodbye” feat Fenja has been charted #2 at Dance Billboard USA, “Right Here Right Now” #TOP 20 billboard, and the brand new single “Breaking into my heart” just released end of March is invading the charts all around the world, already #TOP 20 beatport also.
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