Laidback Luke

Laidback Luke

Laidback Luke
Laidback Luke
Laidback Luke performing on August 3, 2012
Background information
Birth name Lucas Cornelis van Scheppingen
Born (1976-10-22) 22 October 1976
Manila, Philippines
Genres Electro house, dance, house, progressive house
Occupation(s) DJ, producer, remixer
Instruments Keyboard, Software (FL Studio, Ableton Live)
Years active 1993-present
Labels Mixmash Records
Associated acts Sander Van Doorn, Steve Aoki, Lil Jon, Tocadisco, Nicky Romero, David Guetta, Steve Angello, Sebastian Ingrosso, Axwell, Junior Sanchez, Sidney Samson, Robyn, Avicii, Jonathan Mendelsohn, Kaskade, Sirah, Example, Benny Benassi, Congorock, Patrick Alavi, The Bloody Beetroots, Hardwell, DJ Gina Turner
Website .comlaidbackluke

Lucas Cornelis van Scheppingen (born 22 October 1976), better known under his stage name Laidback Luke, is a Filipino-Dutch DJ and producer. He was voted #46 on DJ Mag's Top 100 DJs list in 2008, before jumping to #27 in 2009 and jumping up 10 places in 2010.[1][1]


Laidback Luke grew up in the Netherlands and made his name as a graffiti artist before turning to making music. 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.[2] He has released two studio albums: Psyched Up (1998) and Electronic Satisfaction (2002) as well as a successful 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 also released his own mix album, titled Ibiza Closing Party, as a free covermount CD in the October 2008 issue of Mixmag. He released his new album in July 2011, titled Cream Ibiza Super You & Me.

In 2012, Laidback Luke was nominated for the best European DJ award from the 27th Dance Music Awards. Luke is one half of Nouveau Yorican, a musical side project with his wife Gina Turner.

Personal life

After a first marriage,[3] he announced on the maiden voyage of Holy Ship! that he was engaged to American DJ Gina Turner[4] and they married on October 1, 2012 at The View, Piermont, New York.

Laidback Luke practices Kung Fu, especially Choy Li Fut, and participated with Team Kung Fu Holland at the World Championship 2013 in China. The team (4 men) won 23 gold medals and 5 silver medals.


Studio albums

List of studio albums
Title Album details
  • Released: November 6, 2015
  • Label: Mixmash Records
  • Format: CD, digital download


As lead artist

List of singles as lead artist, with selected chart positions, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Album
"Rocking with the Best" 2000 92 Non-album singles
(featuring Jay Underground)
2002 94
"We Can Not Get Enough! (Dance Valley Theme 2003)"
(featuring MC Marxman)
2003 5
"More Than Special"
(featuring Pimsmit)
2004 98
"Get Dumb"
(with Axwell, Angello and Ingrosso)
2007 45
"Show Me Love"
(with Steve Angello featuring Robin S.)
2008 64 25 93 25 11
"Leave the World Behind"
(with Axwell, Ingrosso and Angello featuring Deborah Cox)
2009 75 64
"Step by Step"
(with Gregor Salto featuring Mavis Acquah)
2010 65
"Till Tonight"
(featuring Jonathan Mendelsohn)
83 91
(with Steve Aoki featuring Lil Jon)
2011 37 66
"Natural Disaster"
(vs. Example)
92 99 37 Playing in the Shadows
(with Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike)
2013 Non-album singles
(with Peking Duk)
(with Martin Solveig)
(featuring Gina Turner)
(with Tujamo)
2015 48
"Beat Of The Drum"
(with Angger Dimas featuring Mina)
(with Shelco Garcia & TEENWOLF)
"Snap That Neck"
(with Chocolate Puma)
"Get It Right"
(with Moska featuring Terri B!)
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.


  • Lambda – Hold on Tight (LBL Remix)
  • DJ Hyperactive – Wide Open (LBL Remix)
  • Jark Prongo - Rocket Base (LBL Remix)
  • MYPD – You're Not Alone (LBL Remix)
  • Hardrox – Feel the Hard Rock (LBL Remix)
  • Another Chance – The Sound of Eden (LBL Remix)
  • TV Rock vs. Dukes of Windsor – The Others (LBL Remix)
  • DJ DLG & Laidback Luke – Ambition (LBL Remix)
  • David Guetta featuring Cozi – Baby When the Light (LBL Remix)
  • Denis Naidanow – Ascension (LBL Remix)
  • Natalie Williams – U Don't Know (LBL Remix)
  • Roger Sanchez – Again (LBL Remix)
  • Paul Johnson – Get Get Down (LBL Remix)
  • Juice String – Sex Weed (LBL Remix)
  • David Guetta featuring Tara McDonald – Delirious (LBL Remix)
  • TV Rock featuring Rudy – Been a Long Time (LBL Remix)
  • Steve Angello – Gypsy (LBL Remix)
  • The Black Ghosts – Repetition Kills You (LBL Remix)
  • Martin Solveig – I Want You (LBL Remix)
  • Roger Sanchez featuring Terri B – Bang That Box (LBL Remix)
  • Hervé - Cheap Thrills (LBL Bootleg)
  • Joachim Garraud – Are U Ready (LBL Remix)
  • Bob Sinclar – Gymtonic (LBL Bootleg)
  • Chromeo – Fancy Footwork (LBL Remix)
  • Beyoncé – Me, Myself & I (LBL Bootleg)
  • Coldplay – Viva la Vida (LBL Bootleg)
  • Tocadisco – Streetgirls (LBL Remix)
  • Surkin – White Knight Two (LBL Remix)
  • Zombie Nation – Kernkraft 400 (LBL Bootleg)
  • Daft Punk – Teachers (LBL Rework)
  • Dada Life – Rubber Band Boogie (LBL Remix)
  • Ray Parker Jr. – Ghostbusters Theme (LBL Remix)
  • Notorious B.I.G. featuring Puff Daddy and Mase – Mo Money Mo Problems (LBL Bootleg)
  • David Guetta featuring Kelly RowlandWhen Love Takes Over (LBL Remix)
  • Nas – Made You Look (LBL Bootleg)
  • Tiësto – I Will Be Here (LBL Remix)
  • MSTRKRFT featuring John Legend – Heartbreaker (LBL Remix)
  • Junior Sanchez featuring Good Charlotte – Elevator (LBL Remix)
  • Avicii – Ryu (LBL Edit)
  • The Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling (LBL Remix)
  • Dizzee Rascal featuring Chrome – Holiday (LBL Remix)
  • Martin Solveig featuring Dragonette – Boys & Girls (LBL Remix)
  • Sandro Silva – Prom Night (LBL Remix)
  • Depeche Mode – Fragile Tension (LBL Remix)
  • Robbie Rivera – Rock the Disco (LBL Edit)
  • Calvin Harris – You Used to Hold Me (LBL Remix)
  • Wynter Gordon – Dirty Talk (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Jay-Z featuring Swizz Beatz – On to the Next One (Laidback Luke Bootleg)
  • Moby – Wait For Me (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Christina Aguilera – Not Myself Tonight (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Carte Blanche featuring Kid Sister – Do! Do! Do! (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Bad Boy Bill featuring Eric Jag – Got That Feeling (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Lil Jon featuring Kee – Give It All You Got (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • iSquare – Hey Sexy Lady (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Kissy Sell Out - Garden Friends (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Benny Benassi featuring Gary Go – Cinema (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Alice Deejay – Better Off Alone (Laidback Luke Bootleg)
  • Katy PerryLast Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) (Laidback Luke Bootleg)
  • Jump Jump Dance Dance – 2.0 (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Laura LaRue – Un, Deux, Trois (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Skream featuring Sam Frank – Where You Should Be (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Anjulie – Brand New Bitch (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • GTA featuring Zashanell – U & I (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Chris Brown featuring Benny Benassi – Beautiful People (Laidback Luke Edit)
  • Patric La Funk – Time And Time Again (Laidback Luke Edit)
  • Pitbull featuring Marc AnthonyRain Over Me (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • David Guetta featuring Nicki Minaj – Turn Me On (David Guetta & Laidack Luke Remix)
  • Aaron Smith featuring Luvli – Dancin' (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Madonna featuring Nicki Minaj and M.I.A.Give Me All Your Luvin’ (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Felix Cartal featuring Polina – Don't Turn On the Lights (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Congorock - Ivory (Laidback Luke Edit)
  • Mariah Carey - Triumphant (Laidback Luke Dub)
  • Chuckie and Junxterjack - Make Some Noise (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Gregor Salto - Samba do Mundo feat. Saxsymbol and Todorov (Laidback Luke EDM Bootleg)
  • Kryoman - Loaded (Laidback Luke Remix)
  • Jack Eye Jones - Story (Laidback Luke Remix)


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