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As the New York DJ prepares to launch his new single 'Calling All Hearts', featuring both Robin Thicke and Jessie J, get to know him a little better with these must-know facts.
DJ Cassidy, who's real name is Cassidy Durango Milton Willy Podell, was discovered by Sean Combes, aka Diddy/P Diddy/Puff Daddy, in The Lotus Club in Manhattan. He was so impressed with his skills, that he handed the DJ his phone number on a napkin and the rest was history. Picture: Instagram
Jay-Z first heard DJ Cassidy perform at the 2001 MTV VMAs after party and was insistent that he play his wedding to Beyonce in 2008.
When Barack Obama was inaugurated to office in 2009, he held a huge inaugural ball - and guess who was asked to DJ? Picture: Instagram
He must have made a good impression on the Head of State, as DJ Cassidy was asked to be the DJ for the president's 50th birthday party. Picture: Instagram
Lady Gaga has her crazy outfits, Cheryl Cole has her hand tattoo, and DJ Cassidy has his golden microphone. You'd be hard pushed to see him without it! Picture: Getty
He's a regular at the side of many runways, including New York Fashion Week. Picture: Getty
US Weekly and Time Out are among publications to name him one of their most stylish people. Picture: Getty
You'll rarely see not sporting a boater hat - they're a staple part of his vintage look.
The youngster goes by the name of DJ Fulano, and is one of New York's youngest DJs. Picture: Instagram
'Calling All Hearts' is DJ Cassidy's first foray into the charts, and the track, which features Jessie J & Robin Thicke, will be charting on the Vodafone Big Top 40 this weekend.
'Paradise Royale' is already confirmed to feature Ne-Yo, Usher, Mary J Blige and Cee-Lo Green. Picture: Getty