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HIT-MAKER DAVID GUETTA’S ‘ONE LOVE’ IS THE BEST PARTY ALBUM OF THE YEAR! FIRST WEEK SALES OF ALL-STAR ALBUM EXPLODE WORLDWIDE

HIT-MAKER DAVID GUETTA’S ‘ONE LOVE’ IS THE BEST PARTY ALBUM OF THE YEAR! FIRST WEEK SALES OF ALL-STAR ALBUM EXPLODE WORLDWIDE

Guetta Scores His 3rd Consecutive #1 Single With “Sexy Bitch” Featuring Akon, The Follow-up To “When Love Takes Over” With Kelly Rowland And The Black Eyed Peas Smash “I Gotta Feeling” Which He Produced

“…David Guetta has been on a hot streak this summer. That continues with this party-rocking album..” – People Magazine

“Bring America to the club? Nah. He’ll bring the club to America.” – Los Angeles Times

“Guetta’s new CD is one big party!” –Associated Press

“The French DJ and the Destiny’s Child alumna make bootylicious music on this supercharged club hit” – USA Today

(New York, NY – Sep. 3rd, 2009) – International DJ/Producer/Artist David Guetta continues to reach new heights around the globe with the Astralwerks release of his non-stop, party-thumping album ‘One Love,’ which features an all-star cast that includes Akon, apl de ap, Estelle, Kid Cudi, Ne-Yo, Novel, Kelly Rowland, will.i.am and Chris Willis. The album, released last week has set new records for Guetta, debuting at #1 France and Belgium, #2 in the UK, Germany, Canada and Switzerland while landing in the top 5 in Austria, Italy and Ireland. In the U.S., One Love debuted at #12 on the iTunes album chart and #1 on the iTunes dance album chart while landing in top 70 on the Billboard 200, marking Guetta’s highest position on the chart to date.

“I’m thrilled with the success of my album,” expressed Guetta. “I knew from the moment I first stepped into the studio with Kelly Rowland and will.i.am that we were creating something really special and that continued with each artist I worked with on ‘One Love.”

Guetta’s unique fusion of European dance music with contemporary American hip-hop and R&B vocals has been winning over critics and fans around the world since the release of ‘One Love’s” first single last spring, “When Love Takes Over” featuring Kelly Rowland. The single infiltrated dance floors and radio airwaves everywhere, quickly becoming one of the anthems of 2009, sky-rocketing to #1 on the European singles chart where it stayed for two weeks. “When Love Takes Over” which Entertainment Weekly proclaimed “the jam” spent 7 consecutive weeks at the top of the U.S. Billboard dance chart, reached # 28 on the Top 40 radio airplay chart and #76 on the Billboard Hot 100 which at the time was a new record Guetta.

The summer of David Guetta rolled on as the superstar DJ/Producer continued to set new records. The Black Eyed Peas monster hit “I Gotta Feeling” which Guetta produced hit #1 around the world and has spent 8 weeks at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart which helped the Black Eyed Peas to achieve a new Billboard Hot 100 milestone as the longest running artist on the top of the chart. “I Gotta Feeling” replaced a 12-week consecutive run at #1 by their previous single “Boom Boom Pow.”

The second second single from One Love is shaping up to be another global smash both on and off the dance floor. The pulsating “Sexy Bitch” featuring Akon knocked “I Gotta Feeling” off the top of the chart in the UK, where it has spent the last two weeks, giving Guetta his 3rd consecutive #1 in the region.
“Sexy Bitch” is currently heating up dance clubs in the U.S. and climbing to the top of the Billboard dance chart while officially impacting Top 40 radio this week. To date, the single has sold over 140,000 downloads in just 4 weeks. The video premiered on Yahoo! Last week.

DAVID GUETTA’s name is synonymous with the world’s greatest house and dance music, and with the parties that bring that music to life. Since releasing his first pioneering single “Up 1 Way” in his native Paris, France in 1992, David Guetta has sold over 2 million albums worldwide and over 4 million singles. He has been France’s No. 1 club DJ for a decade, and was named the world’s No. 1 House DJ in 2008. Attesting to his global appeal, Guetta is also a bona-fide YouTube star, holding the record for “most watched” of any artist in the electronic music genre with over 110 million youtube hits, over 32 million views alone of his 2007 classic “Love Is Gone.” Guetta nearly 1 million fans on social network site facebook.

In Europe, Guetta has previously released three chart-topping albums (Just a Little More Love, 2002; Guetta Blaster, 2004; Pop Life, 2007). Guetta and his wife Cathy are also famed for staging the mega-sized dance parties, F*** Me I’m Famous, for tens of thousands of house, electro, and dance-loving fans from Ibiza to Miami, New York, London, Barcelona and Paris. They have released four best-selling compilation packages of the same name.

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