Florian Ruiz Picasso, (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, February 21, 1990), better known as Florian Picasso is a French DJ and producer, of Vietnamese origin, oriented to the Electro House and Progressive House. He is great-grandson of the famous artist
He gained recognition for his collaborations with Martin Garrix and Steve Aoki. In 2016, he entered the Top 100 DJ made by DJ Mag magazine directly at # 38.
Picasso was born in Vietnam and was adopted by Marina Picasso, a granddaughter of the famous artist, Pablo Picasso. He was delighted when Kanye West named his album, The Life of Paul, after his great-grandfather. He started making music at the age of 13, when he would perform at events at his boarding school. He became more serious about his music career at the age of 19. He currently resides in Geneva, Switzerland.
Picasso has performed at major music festivals like Ultra Music Festival and Tomorrowland. He has been performing in big clubs since he was 16 years old, has opened for acts like Swedish House Mafia and started heading his own shows. On April 27, 2015, he released "Can not Stop" as a single with fellow producer Tom Tyger via Mixmash Records. On November 16, 2015, Picasso released "Want It Back (Origami)" as a single.
On June 29, 2016, he released a single titled "Final Call" through Armada Music under the exclusive license of Protocol Recordings, a label led by Nicky Romero. The song peaked on Billboard's Dance / Mix Show Airplay chart at 39. An official music video was posted by Protocol Recordings, it was directed by Fauns / Clubbing Vision. On November 23, 2016, it was announced that Picasso signed an agreement with Spinnin 'Records, with whom she released a single titled "C