Demarkus Lewis


Demarkus Lewis

Known for a SOLID ability to take things deeper while maintaining the energy that keeps the dance floors moving, Demarkus Lewis has grown to be one of the most diverse underground artists in music today.  Lewis emerged on the scene with “Making It Happen in Kaotic Times” on Swerve Records in 1999 and has gone on to release more than 100 singles on labels including Salted Music, Large Music, King Street, Nervous, Guesthouse, Audiophile.

Demarkus has definitely earned his reputation as the hardest working man in HOUSE music, while continuing to build on his anointment by Traxsource as the ‘#1 Jackin’ House Artist of 2014’. The owner of Grin Music, Demarkus has steadily developed an empire. In addition to some of Demarkus’ own original work, Grin has featured well-known artists such as Gene Farris, Boo Williams, Wally Callerio, and Glen Underground.

Recognized and respected by his peers for his innate sense of ENTERTAINMENT and exceptional work, you’ll find Demarkus’ music on numerous dance music compilations including Seamless Recordings' Bargrooves series, DJ Mag's 'DJ Face Off' cd comp, Mark Farina's 'Live at Om' compilation on Om records, Slip n Slide presents Ibiza, and Roger Sanchez’s ‘Release Yourself’.

With decades of experience as a DJ and a crate full of tech-house bombs on labels like Nervous Records, soulful nuggets on Kingstreet Soundz, hypnotizing afro rhythms on Slip n Slide, body-jackin’ grooves on Guesthouse, and deep and raw deliciousness on Lost My Dog, time and time again Demarkus has exhibited his staying power.