Michael Gray is a hugely respected and established British DJ and music producer, best known for his hits ‘The Weekend’ & ‘Borderline’ He is also one half of the dance music production and remixing duo ‘Full Intention’ who have been at the forefront of Dance music since the early 90s.
London-based Michael is one of the most in-demand Artists on the global dance music scene today. Having relaunched his solo career as Michael Gray in 2018 to pursue his original love of Disco, Michael has already become the world #2 Soul/Funk/Disco Artist on Traxsource in 2019 – an incredible achievement and a worthy accolade for Michael’s world-class production skills. Throw into the mix awesome DJ sets at the best events in the UK, and a host of chart topping tracks with Jon Pearn as Full Intention, and you start to see the full picture of one of the UK’s most talented Artists. He has DJ’d all over the world from MOS in London to Hi (for Glitterbox) & Pacha in Ibiza and as far and wide as Poland, Germany, The Philippines, Australia, Russia, Brazil, Georgia, Spain and The Netherlands.
2019 was an incredible year for Michael by any standards – along with the aforementioned #2 ranked Traxsource Soul/Funk/Disco Artist, Michael was ranked #6 in Traxsource’s Overall Best Artists, and his remix of Sylvester’s ‘You make me feel’ (Sultra Records) was Traxsource’s second best-selling track of 2019. Between his own productions and those of Full Intention, Michael had an amazing 6 tracks in the Top 200.
2020 already has a lot in store, with 2 remixes with Dr Packer, Michael’s huge remixes of Bobby D’Ambrosio – Runaway Love on Soulfuric, remixes of Narada Michael Walden – Tonight I’m Alright, Chaka Khan – I’m Every Woman, Donna Summer – MacArthur Park & Giorgio Moroder – From Here To Eternity… with productions of this consistent quality and stature, things are only just getting warmed up. Not to mention the re-release of Michael’s huge worldwide hit ‘The Weekend’ forthcoming in the Spring with remixes by Michael himself, Mousse T, MattJoe & Low Steppa.
Michael also presents a monthly Radio show (broadcast both on Mi-Soul and Mi-House Radio) on the last Saturday of every month at 9 11 pm – a mix of the best upfront Disco & House, full of unreleased gems, the occasional forgotten classic and guest mixes from the likes of Dr Packer and Mousse T.
Michael has taken inspiration (and also receives huge support) from so many of his peers, such as Mousse T, Dimitri from Paris, Melon Bomb, Greg Wilson, Dr Packer, The Reflex, Horse Meat Disco, The Shapeshifters, Purple Disco Machine, Roger Sanchez, John Morales, Yam Who & Lo Steppa. He has also received a Grammy-nomination and is signed to Defected Records.