open format & house dj / producer
Since her early teens, Ayla Simone has dedicated herself to the art of DJing. Beginning as a radio host and turntablist at the age of 16 then progressing to the large club stage, she has steadily built her career and fan base. Over the years, her passion for music has helped her succeed to become one of California’s top female DJ’s, earning residencies and bookings at prestigious venues across America. Remaining a focus in the nightlife, she has been distinguished by Billboard Magazine as an industry expert and also named by Riviera Magazine as their must hear DJ of the year. Her exotic look and technical skill set place Ayla Simone a cut above the rest. In high demand for her energized club sets, she’s been working nonstop.
Although based in Southern California, she plays in Las Vegas, San Francisco, Miami, Switzerland, Los Angeles, Houston, Denver, Canada and more. Trusted by many promoters and clubs, she has played supporting sets for top artists such as Morgan Page, Paul Oakenfold, Fedde Le Grand, LMFAO, and Gareth Emery to name a few. She currently holds a residency at the W Hotel in San Diego and plays frequently at Hard Rock, Stingaree, and Bassmnt nightclubs.
When she’s not mixing for the crowd she is in the studio working on new productions, including mix CDS, original vocal tracks and remixes. With her love of music combined with pure ambition, there’s no question that Ayla Simone is quickly becoming a dance-floor staple across the U.S. and on the international market.
Ayla Simone’s style is defined by her ability to mix music from many different genres in a single set. Her background as a singer has aided her in melodic mixing and proper song combining. Each song is carefully selected to match and build the energy in the room. From explosive Electronic Dance Music, to the softer sounds of deep house, she reads the crowd and tailors her sound to create the desired mood in each venue. This blend, accompanied by her crowd engaging stage presence, brings an unforgettable quality to her sets. She seamlessly brings music from the classic age to the current and beyond with a sultry twist.