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  • Writer's pictureBehind the Song

Michael Salas aka Day 0ne

Michael Salas was born and raised in New York City and is best known as DJ and Music Producer Day 0ne. Always knowing music was his passion, he dropped out of college at 18 to attend a prestigious music school in the heart of NYC. It was at school that he was able to find the unique sound that was always deep inside this talented young artist. Believing music is a universal language, Day 0ne's captivating songs, based on real emotion, are a catalyst for bringing people together. His diverse sounds and melodic tunes have set the stage for Day 0ne to become the next big EDM artist.

For fans who have never heard your music, can you pick three words to describe it?! If I had to pick three words it would be authentic, exciting, and memorable.

What is your favorite part about being an artist? Is it songwriting, performing, recording, something else? Tell us why. Honestly it would have to be expressing myself through music and releasing it for the whole world to listen to. I get excited when people listen to my music and are able to connect with it, that alone makes everything worth it. Can you tell us what being in the recording studio is like for you? It’s where I find peace, I just enjoy going with the flow and produce whatever I am feeling in the moment. Music is art and there’s a million ways to create a masterpiece. Okay, this a fun question. When you are not doing music, what else do you enjoy doing? I enjoy going to concerts and listening to other artists perform their music. Who do you admire most in the music scene today and why? I admire that it’s now very universal as a hispanic individual, I really like how Spanish music is breaking into the mainstream and it’s getting the recognition it truly deserves. Can you tell us what song you've written that is the most emotional and describe the meaning behind it? It would have to be “Paradise ''. It's a song about living life with your loved ones. Life is too short and so we should enjoy and appreciate the people that are there for us.

Are you working on any new material right now or what's in the works for the upcoming year? Yes, I have a track called “Sunset” that was just released!

Tell us where fans can access your music. You can find my music on my website or on Spotify With a drive for success that started when he received his Black Belt in Martial Arts at just ten years old, Day 0ne is sure to be at the top of the charts. When not spinning tunes or producing new music for his fans, this bi-lingual artist enjoys maintaining a healthy lifestyle, playing sports, and having fun.



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