Alex Sensation is a Colombian-born DJ and radio personality who moves easily between turntables, radio, and arena concerts. In the last couple of years, Sensation has starting making his own singles.
Alex Sensation in New York City
Sensation hosts the Unidos Por Mocoa USA benefit for survivors of the Mocoa Landslide, Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 3-9pm. Free entry, though a $10 or more donation is recommended.
Mega Mezcla Alex Sensation is at Madison Square Garden Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 8pm.
A Bogotano Makes Good
Alex was born Javier Alexander Salazar in 1979 in Bogotá, Colombia. He immigrated to the States as a child. Alex started DJing in New York City clubs as a teenager by hiding his age. A gig at the Copacabana led him to radio.
Alex Sensation is NYC’s Top DJ
Alex is the most popular DJ on La Mega 97.9, New York City’s top Hispanic radio station. He hosts two shows.
La Original Mega Mezcla airs Monday-Friday 11am-3pm.
Alex broadcasts La Mega Mezcla Sábado en la Noche live from the Queens nightclub La Boom on Saturdays from 6-10pm.
Alex has started making his own records.
In 2015 he released Bailame featuring Yandel and Shaggy (Entertainment One).
La Mala y La Buena
Alex’ latest release is La Mala y La Buena featuring Gente de Zona (2016, Universal Music Latino).
The image is courtesy of Alex Sensation.
This article was first published on March 7, 2017