| LBL, Laidback Luke|
DJ · laidbackluke.com
DJ Gina Turner (m. 2012)
| Lucas Cornelis van Scheppingen|
22 October 1976 (age 39)
Manila, Philippines (1976-10-22)
Electro house, dance, house, progressive house
Keyboard, Software (FL Studio, Ableton Live)
DJ, producer, remixer
Lucas Cornelis van Scheppingen (born 22 October 1976), better known under his stage name Laidback Luke, is a Dutch DJ, producer and martial artist.
Van Scheppingen was born to a Dutch father and Filipino mother and grew up in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands together with a younger brother. He has worked with artists such as David Guetta, Steve Angello, the percussionist Nebat Drums, Sebastian Ingrosso, Axwell, Example and Junior Sanchez and played throughout Europe and North America as well as shows in Japan and Ibiza. He has released three studio albums: Psyched Up (1998), Electronic Satisfaction (2002), Cream Ibiza Super You & Me (2011) as well as a mix album, Windmill Skill (2003). In 2003, van Scheppingen did a remix of the Daft Punk song "Crescendolls" for the duo's remix album Daft Club. Luke has released his own mix album, titled Ibiza Closing Party, as a free covermount CD in the October 2008 issue of Mixmag.
In 2012, Laidback Luke was nominated for the best European DJ award from the 27th Dance Music Awards. Luke was one half of Nouveau Yorican, a musical side project with Gina Turner. He appeared in the 2016 Grammy-nominated documentary film about American DJ and producer Steve Aoki, titled I'll Sleep When I'm Dead.
After a first marriage, he announced on the maiden voyage of Holy Ship! that he was engaged to American DJ Gina Turner and they married on October 1, 2012 at The View, Piermont, New York. In 2014, their daughter Evalina was born. In 2017, he announced his separation from Turner.
Laidback Luke practices Kung Fu, especially Choy Li Fut, and represented the Netherlands at the World Championship 2013 in China.Electronic Satisfaction (2002)
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