Jorge Jaramillo AKA Who Da Funk’s career is punctuated by great musical achievements. He scored a hit with his single ‘Shiny Disco Balls’, making him a household name and catapulting him to global acceptance in the ‘House’ world. Shiny Disco Balls was the first house track ever featured on Play Station’s ‘Dance Dance Revolution’. It became an international dancefloor anthem and also spent eight weeks in the UK Top 40 chart earning him cover features in I-DJ and DJ magazines. He performed his hit song live in front of millions of people during the ‘Top of the Pops’ show.
Jorge Jaramillo also received 2 back to back Winter Music Conference awards, one for ‘Best House Track’ and the other for ‘Best Underground Track’. But despite his success, Jorge Jaramillo remains grounded about his good fortunes and achievements.
His productions and DJ set, ranges from “hands in the air” peak time hits, to electro and dirty house. Jorge Jaramillo is also known for an energetic and fun performance. As a producer, Jorge has worked with, J-Lo, Marc Almond, Erick Morillo and Cristina Aguilera to name a few.
On Subliminal/SUBUSA Records, Jorge has released numerous singles and remixes as well as mix compilations such as ‘Subliminal Winter Sessions 3 & 4’ mix compilation series. Jorge has now joined forces with ‘Pacha Recordings’ as an artist/remixer. He is set to mix Pure Pacha III Black Compilation for 2009, as well as upcoming Dj Compilation for UC Music Group exclusively for South America titled “We Love Colombia”.
In 2007 Jorge launched his record label “Lectro Chik Records”, a successful venture which saw its first release “Girlz Rock Da House Music” nominated for best album (Shock Magazine Music Awards). Several Lectro Chik Records releases have been licensed on Sony/BMG DJ Compilations, Subliminal Records Sessions and UC Music Compilation series. The label has had top releases such as,”Till I Feel OK” ft. Shawnee Taylor.
The future for Jorge promises yet further success, both as the solo artist, label CEO and the DJ we all love to smile along with.