Nick van de Wall, born September 9, 1987, commonly known by his stage name Afrojack, is a Grammy Award Nominated Dutch music producer and DJ. Born and raised in Spijkenisse, Netherlands, He was listed as number 19 on DJ Mags top 100 DJs of 2010. This was the highest new entry of the year’s list.
Afrojack’s song “Take Over Control,” which features Dutch singer Eva Simons, charted in a number of countries. In July 2010, Afrojack created an Essential Mix for BBC Radio 1. In December 2010, Afrojack announced, via his website, that he would release an album called Lost & Found. The album was released December 22, 2010. In 2011 Afrojack opened the year by remixing Ian Carey and Snoop Dogg’s single “Last Night” to great acclaim. Later on, Afrojack was featured on Pitbull’s #1 hit single “Give Me Everything” along with Ne-Yo and Nayer. He also contributed to the single “Run the World (Girls)” by Beyonce.
Afrojack performed live at the 20th anniversary of Lollapalooza in Chicago on Friday, August 5th, 2011. See video footage of Afrojacks legendary performance at Lollapalooza 2011 below: