“Steve Aoki” American DJ and Producer shared his excitement regarding his “Mic DROP” remix version with BTS hitting 1 billion YouTube views! He shared his thoughts about the achievement by talking about what it was like working with BTS and what the song meant to him.
Aoki also shared clips of fans singing, dancing, rapping and creating their own versions like singing in different languages or playing the song on only instruments.
Watch the beautiful tribute
Steve Aoki is an American DJ, record producer, music programmer, record executive, and heir to his father Rocky Aoki’s fortune from the Benihana restaurant franchise.
Aoki has released several Billboard-charting studio albums as well, notably Wonderland, which was nominated for Grammy Award for Best Dance/Electronica Album in 2013. He is the founder of the Steve Aoki Charitable Fund, which raises money for global humanitarian relief organizations.
November 2017, it was confirmed that Aoki would be producing a remix of BTS’s song “Mic Drop” featuring rapper Desiigner, which was released on November 24th.
October 25, 2018, Aoki released “Waste It on Me” which features BTS members, RM, Jimin (with backup vocals) and Jungkook
Aoki even created a special BTS Mega mix to celebrate the 1 billion streams “BTS Mic Drop Celebration Mega Mix”
The mix includes all the collaborations that he has directly or indirectly done with BTS and BTS’ mega hits, they are “Dynamite” “Butter” “The Truth Untold” ” Waste it On Me” “Blueberry Eyes” and “Mic DROP”