Mickey Perez

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Biography

  • Chicago born/Miami raised, Mickey Pérez is a first generation American of Cuban & Ecuadorean descent who’s been putting down the funkiest rhythms from Africa, South America, Brazil, the Caribbean & U.S. to NYC dance-floors strong since 2008.
    A Brooklyn resident since 2002, his Borderless Diasporic Disco Sound’s been holding down a weekly residence called Rhythm Section Sundays at Bembe for the past 5 years in addition to playing regularly throughout Brooklyn & Manhattan. NYC aside, Mickey has also rocked crowds abroad in London, Montreal, Almaty, Kazakhstan, Mexico City, Bogotá & Medellín in Colombia as well as Havana in Cuba in addition to Washington DC, St. Louis, New Orleans & Miami here in the United States. In 2018, Mickey became the newest member to join the legendary New York City Salsa record label - Fania Records’ Collective of DJs/Producers & in 2019, he launched the popular Fuentes vs Fania Soundclash featuring dance music strictly from the catalogs of those 2 immensely influential record labels at various Brooklyn dance-floors. This dance party was featured during Miami Music Week in March of this past year.