DJ / Writer / Producer Chris Dececio aka Bellatrax rose to international acclaim with his first single in 2008 “I Can’t Help Myself” featuring Sophia May, becoming a worldwide radio and club hit with support from DJs including Pete Tong & Judge Jules on BBC Radio 1, XM Radio, Kiss FM, Hed Kandi, Radio 538 Holland, Tom Novy, Eddie Thoneick, Michael Grey, David Vendetta, ATFC, Marco Lys etc. The track took US radio by storm and held the No.1 spot of the Billboard Dance Airplay Chart for 3 consecutive weeks. Bellatrax was the second most played dance artist in the US in 2008. The single was also featured on prestigious compilations such as Clubbers Guide 2008, Ministry Sessions, Ministry’s Summer 2008, and Hed Kandi’s World Series amongst others.
Since the success of the first Bellatrax single, Chris’ production skills have been in high demand with remixes for the likes of Ultra Records, Strictly Rhythm, Oxyd, Nervous, Island Records, Hed Kandi, Universal, Island, Polydor, Armada, Decode, and both Dannii and Kylie Minogue! Bellatrax remixes and productions consistently feature in the top 20 of the US Billboard Club Chart, the UK Upfront Club Chart, and the DMC Buzz chart.
The second Bellatrax single featuring Tina Cousins “Can’t Hold Back” had great support in clubland and radio, including over 3 months of plays on both Kiss FM & Radio 538 Holland.
Chris is now an internationally respected DJ, producing a regular Bellatrax podcast on iTunes, and www.mixcloud.com/bellatrax. Bellatrax live gig highlights include the Miami Winter Music Conference, San Francisco Pride launch party, various slots around the UK including Pacha, Ministry of Sound & Glastonbury Festival, and a tour of New Zealand. Chris also does guest mixes for XM/Sirius Satellite Radio, Radio 538 Holland, Kiss FM, Gaydar and various other terrestrial & digital radio worldwide.