SHAH Biography: Roger-Pierre Shah was born in Esslingen,
Stuttgart in Germany. He has released multiple singles and albums under
the following aliases: Roger Shah, Sunlounger, Dj Shah, Black Pearl,
Magic Island, High Noon at Salinas, Global Experience, Savannah, Endless
Blue, Alongshore, Samara, Balearic Session, Purple Mood and Magic Wave.
He started his career in 1996 and year after year he reaches
the top 10 dance charts in Germany. In 1999 he released his first solo
single, the “claps” which went on the top 5 of all dance charts and got
attention from the most importants DJs in Europe. He later released
"Commandments" and "Riddim" both of which reached top 3 positions in all
dance charts. His latest productions have been supported by Paul Van
Dyk, Armin van Buuren, Above & Beyond, Ferry Corsten, Tiesto and
many more leading DJs of the scene. In October 2005 he debuted on
Tiesto's label Blackhole with 'Shah & Laruso pres.
Experience'. After releasing various other tracks on multiple
international 1st class labels such as Ministry Of Sound UK and Ultra
Music USA, he reached 23 in UK's sales charts with the project Commander
Tom. Roger Shah is the only German producer who has collaborated with
Tiesto’s compilation In Search of Sunrise 5 (ISOS5). Later on he signed a
deal with Armada for his solo single 'DJ Shah meets Jan Johnston -
Beautiful (Glimpse Of Heaven)' as well as a second project 'Sunlounger'.
It was under the latter that he released the “Another Day on The
Terrace” album in 2007, which reached No.1 on Dutch iTunes’
‘all-musicgenres’ chart. Besides the follow up single of Global
Experience, Black Hole also signed his project 'Savannah' for the world.
He collaborated with Armin van Buuren. Together they made the tune
“Going Wrong” featuring the vocals of Chris Jones which entered the
Dutch singles chart at No. 5 in the first week, right after he performed
the single live at 'Armin Only' 2008 which is Armin van Buuren’s solo
concert. Together with Pedro Del Mar he ran the German radio show
"Mellomania". DJ Shah has released 14 double-CD compilations under
the name Mellomania together with Pedro Del Mar up to date.
Shah was recently named 58 on DJ Mag's list of the 2008 Top 100 DJs .
He is currently ranked 33 on the Global DJ List. On December 18 2008,
it was announced that Shah's single "Lost" won the title of A State of
Trance Tune of the Year 2008.  2008: 'Magic Island Records' - founded
and owned by Roger-Pierre Shah will function as a sublabel of Armada
Music (Armin van Buuren's Label). Magic Island Records will in the
future release several upcoming productions and collaborations Roger is
doing with a lot of his buddies from the international edm scene. As a
solo artist 'Roger Shah' and also for his famous 'Sunlounger' project he
is signed to Armada Music. Armada will take care of all activities as
marketing, promotion, releasing and licencing.