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One of the highlights in Wally Lopez’s career was the remix for David Guetta, “Just a little more love” with which both artists saw their careers take a turn.
For Guetta it was his first number 1 in the world, and Wally was awarded the international award “Dj Award” and with the ¨deejaymag¨ for the best remix of the year.
This remix opened the famous Victoria’s Secret show in New York, and it became the song “stop of the pop” in England.
Both artists acknowledge being very grateful, and have maintained a friendly relationship since then.
They are also known for their collaborations and remixes for international artists such as Tiesto, Dirty Vegas, Enigma, Santana, Bob Sinclair, Light House Family, Ricky Martin, and many more.
He has been headlining at festivals and clubs around the world with renowned DJs such as Carl Cox, Marco Carola, Luciano, Dubfire, Richie Hawtin, Fatboy Slim or Chemical Brothers among others.
Wally has been part of the prestigious “Top 100” list several times, being the only Spanish in 2010, also the only Spanish DJ to do 2 “essential mix” for BBC1.
There are many songs of Wally Lopez in the market and many of them has been number 1 in radios and lists around the world, countless successes achieved throughout his career.
We can not forget that in 2004, he was resident dj Pacha Ibiza club, in “The End” in London, and parties around the 5 continents where he along with his friend Darren Emerson was part of the parties “Underwater” in a successful tour.
Shortly after Oakley chooses Wally Lopez as part of his family, being the first non-athlete to be image of the firm.
The relationship lasts just over 10 years, during which the artist has been able to perform at the Mansion Playboy or the closing party of the Olympic Games in London.
In 2013, the artist designed a special edition with glasses that bear his name.
2008 turns into a wonderful year in her career, the artist Madonna chooses Wally Lopez as the opening act during her tour “Sticky and Sweet” in Spain; the dj has the privilege of acting in the closing ceremonies of festivals such as Monegros or Creamfields in Spain, and begins his relationship with Space Ibiza (considered the number 1 disco in the world for several years)
For 4 years he was part of the Be Space parties, sharing the bill with Danny Tenaglia or Armin Van Bureen.
That same year he began a new career with his weekly radio show ¨La Factoria¨ in the most successful radio dance of the moment in Spain, Máxima fm, a program that ends in 2014.
Between 2009-2012 festivals such as Tomorrowland, Sensation, Rock in Rio among many others chose Wally Lopez as one of their artists ..
Head of poster along with other great international artists for the main stage of Rock in Rio Madrid in 2012.
In 2013 he performed for the first time at the famous Ultra Music Festival in Miami. and he is awarded the Mtv Chiuku international award for his humanitarian and social work with his participation in Dance 4 life.
It is this same year, the summer of 2013, when Wally will be remembered in Ibiza for his 3 residences on the island, (Blue Marlin, Ushuaia and Lio) with more than 40 performances in just 3 months combining with his trips to Vietnam, USA , Mexico, Belgium, Dubai, Russia … that same summer.
Always creative and addicted to work, the talented dj and producer, founder of Factomania ( Now FactoGroup) , begins his first pop album as an artist, and tab for EMI music.
Collaborations with renowned international artists such as Jamie Scott. Ron Carroll, Sister Bliss (Faithless), and collaborating in this album with Ian Dench, Grammy nominee for his lyrics written for the artist Beyonce or Shakira, and world known for being a member of the EMF group.
Featured on this album the song Now is the Time, chosen by Pepsi for its global campaign.
In 2014, Wally López collaborates Red Bull, Nivea, Vodafone, Samsung, Pioneer or Philips .. and makes his first ¨cameo¨ as an actor in the most watched series of the country, ¨La que se avecina¨, on Telecinco, with an audience of more than 4 million people.
And in 2015 Wally starts the summer performing at the famous opening of Space Ibiza, on the main stage and announcing his residency for this summer. The magazine Robb Report chooses him as the first person to be the cover of his publication of July and August, The Ibicenca Shoes Brand ¨ Ibiza By Porto¨, takes out the first shoes designed by him, new releases in Skint or Material and nowadays you can find remixes of the artist for Robbie Ribera, Dirty Vegas, Nacho Marco …
Wally Lopez after having been in many occasions the best dj of the year in DEEJAYMAG Spain, best producer, best remixer, best radio announcer, have achieved historical things like 2 essential mixes, remixes to all kinds of artists, released music on labels like Defected, Emi Music, Universal, Yoshitoshi, and without a doubt being one of the kings of IBIZA with their mythical residences in Pacha ,Space, and Heart Ibiza in the last two seasons.
From 2016 to 2018 he has done remixes for artists like Marshall Jefferson, Onur Ozman, Roland Clark, Tom & Hills, .. and releases for labels like Nervous NYC, Kinetika NYC, Something Different, Definition: Music,Freakin909, Parquet Recordings, Glasgow Underground, Selador, Kittball, Brise Records, Zero Three, Time Has Changed, Flashmob, Glasgow Underground, Eleatics Records, Beatfreak Recordings, …
Forthcoming releases for end of 2018 and 2019 will be on Toolroom, Nervous , Beatfreak Recordings,Yoshithosi, Timeless Moment ( Brazilian label)…
It also start with a new Project at the studio , ORI UNDO, (techno alter ego):
2016 release at Victor Calderone label WAVEFROM RECORDINGS! , 2017 big tune called “Acid” on the label of AFFKT, SINCOPAT.
His radioshow at Europa FM ( A3 Media Group) , is going for the fifth season, 10 hours per week of electronic music. It is strongly consolidated in the Spanish Media with great impact on the EGM ( SPANISH MEDIA STADISTICS) month by month go up and up
To listen and download all the podcasts at Itunes!
Some of Wally Lopez’s favourite clubs he performed: