Steve Aoki, 45
DJ, Record Producer
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  • Birthday
    November 30, 1977
  • Birthplace
    Miami, Florida, USA
  • Age
    45 Years

Steve Aoki is a talented American DJ, record producer, record executive, and music programmer. Steve Aoki is also famous as the celebrity son of Rocky Aoki, celebrity brother of Devon Aoki, and celebrity uncle of Yumi Nu.

Early Life

Steve Aoki was born on 30 November 1977 and his age is currently 44 years old. Likewise, his full name is Steven Hiroyuki Aoki. He hails from Miami, Florida, and his zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

He later grew up in Newport Beach, California, and graduated from Newport Harbor High School in the year 1995. At this institution, he was a player on the varsity badminton team.

Talking about his family, his parents are Rocky Aoki and Chizuru Kobayashi. His father Rocky is a former wrestler and the founder of Benihana – the restaurant chain.

Likewise, he has two elder siblings namely Kana and Kevin. Through Kana, he is the celebrity uncle of model and singer-songwriter Yumi Nu. On the other hand, his brother is the owner of Doraku Sushi restaurant.

Further, he has four half-siblings namely Devon, Echo V., Jenifer, and Kyle N. Talking more about his educational journey, this personality attended the University of California, Santa Barbara, and graduated with two B.A. degrees in Feminist Studies and Sociology.

This personality was also involved in student activism at UCSB as he was the founder of a Revolutionary Anti-Imperialist League chapter on campus.

Steve AokiSteve Aoki posing for a photo with his siblings and mother. Source: Daily Mail


Steve Aoki is a famous DJ, record executive, record producer, and music programmer. Likewise, he is also the heir to his father Rocky Aoki’s fortune from the Benihana restaurant franchise.

Similarly, in the year 2012, Pollstar designated this personality as the highest-grossing electronic dance music artist in North America from tours. In college, he produced DIY records and ran underground concerts out of his Biko room in the Santa Barbara Student Housing Cooperative.

As a concert venue, his apartment became known as The Pickle Patch. Likewise, by his early 20s, this personality had built his record label named Dim Mak. His record label’s name is a reference to his childhood hero – Bruce Lee.

Furthermore, this personality has worked together with various artists including a will., LMFAO, Linkin Park, blink-182, AGNEZ MO, Afrojack, Iggy Azalea, Lil Jon, Laidback Luke, BTS, Taking Back Sunday, Monsta X, Backstreet Boys, Rise Against, Louis Tomlinson, Vini Vici, Lauren Jauregui, and Fall Out Boy among several others.

Also, this DJ is famous for his remixes of artists like Kid Cudi.

Steve Aoki concert Caption: Steve Aoki posing for a photo with his fans at his concert in Cleveland in July 2022. Source: Instagram

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Similarly, this personality has released several Billboard-charting studio albums like Wonderland. This album was nominated for Grammy Award for Best Dance/Electronica Album in the year 2013.

Moreover, he is the founder of the “Steve Aoki Charitable Fund”. This charity raises money for global humanitarian relief organizations. Then in 2019, this personality published a memoir titled Blue: The Color of Noise.

Likewise, this DJ has made appearances in video games, TV, and music videos as well. Due to his keen interest in gaming, he is now a co-owner of the esports company Rogue.

He appeared as a special celebrity player in the video games NBA 2K8 and NBA 2K9. He also appeared in an anti-fur ad for PETA.

It is an organization he has supported since the young age of 14 years. Additionally, this personality appeared on Never Mind the Buzzcocks in December 2014.

Personal Life

Steve Aoki ex wifeSteve Aoki attending an event with his ex-wife. Source: Eoline

Steve Aoki was previously married to Tiernan Cowling. He was engaged to the Australian model in the year 2010. The lovers then tied the knot on the Hawaiian island of Maui in the year 2015.

However, due to his hectic life as a touring artist, his marriage with Cowling reportedly ended in 2017. Other than this, the well-known musician has never been the subject of any controversies or speculations.

He has only ever been concerned with his career and is extremely passionate about music. He currently appears to be single.

Body Measurements

Steve Aoki stands tall at an approximate height of 1.75 meters or 5 feet 9 inches and his weight is around 70 kgs or 154 lbs.

Similarly, this DJ has a chest-waist-hip measurement of around 40-35-36 inches respectively. Moving on, he has long dark brown hair and monolid eyes of the same color.

Social Media and Net Worth

Steve Aoki posing for a photo with his sister Devon Aoki. Source: Twitter

Talking about his social media presence, Steve Aoki joined Twitter in October 2008 and so far has over 8.2 million followers on his @steveaoki account. Likewise, he has over 10.1 million followers on his @steveaoki Instagram profile.

He has over 8.6 million followers on his Facebook profile. Similarly, he created his Youtube channel on 7 November 2009 and has over 628 million views and 3.11 million subscribers.

Moreover, he has more than 2.2 million followers and 21.8 million likes on his Tiktok account @SteveAoki. Moving on, he has a net worth of around $120 million US dollars.

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