Deadmau5 is a DJ and producer who has been active in the music industry since 2005. He won the "Beatport Music Award Best Electro House Artist" in 2008 and 2009. His single "Not Exactly" won best single in 2008. In 2010, he won the "Best Artist" award and the "Best Electro Track" at the "International Dance Music Awards".
Deadmau5 has had three number one singles in the US Hot Dance Club Songs charts with all three coming in 2008. He has collaborated with artists such as Kaskade and Rob Swire.