José María Castells

Real Name:
José María Castells Lloberas
Profile:
Spanish DJ/producer from Barcelona. He began to work in the record world in the Spanish company Max Music in 1986, recording with said company a total of 65 disks of mixtures (Megamixes).
Also it recorded different albums of artists as the author and producing and great quantity of twelve-inch records and remixes of artists of first row.
In parallel was also recording with the companies Max Music U.S.A. (11 disks), Max Music Germany (2 disks), Max Music Brazil (2 disks), Max Music Mexico (7 disks), Max Music & Sony Music Venezuela (3 disks), ZYX Records Germany (1 disk), Code Records Spain (9 disks), Danger Music Spain (4 disks) and Music Net Spain (4 disks).
In summer of 1997 he abandoned Max Music to found with different associates a new Spanish label called Vale Music, recording with that company a total of 48 disks of mixtures and compilations, and different albums of artists as the author and producing and a large quantity of twelve-inch records and remixes of artists, and collaborating in different musical projects based on television, as for example Cronicas Marcianas Mix, Gran Hermano, and especially Operación Triunfo, Collaborating in the musícal selection of the program and in the recording and the development of the careers of Spanish artists as David Bisbal, David Bustamante, etc..
In parallel recorded numerous projects with the companies Vale Music & Fonovisa Mexico (6 disks), Vale Music Mexico(4 disks), Sony Music Latin U.S.A. (2 disks), Vidisco Portugal (1 disk), Ovacao Portugal (7 disks), Open Records Spain (1 disk), and the prestigious club of dj's Music Factory, with a megamix exclusive for their disk number 100.
In summer of 2002, goes to Brazil to direct the company Vale Music & BMG Music Brazil and the television program FAMA (Operacion Triunfo) in Rede Globo TV.
In 2003, abandons Vale Music, to found and to direct the new Spanish company Filmax Music, recording 7 disks compilations and numerous albums of artists, Beginning also a new project of productions dance called Castells Project.
In summer of 2004, leaves Spain to be directed to Brazil, where at present this carrying out numerous musical projects with Sony BMG Music and television with Rede Globo TV.
To principles of 2008, the sales reckoned of their disks elevate to but of 32.5 million disks, being number 1 with different disks in countries as Spain, Germany, Portugal, Mexico, Brazil and U.S.A.
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Albums

NK170CD José María Castells - Rumba Total 3 album art Various Rumba Total 3 (Megamix) Various - Rumba Total 3(CD, Comp, P/Mixed) Koka Music NK170CD Spain 1997 Sell This Version
VLDP 928 José María Castells - Todo Rap album art Various Mix Todo Rap (as José Maria Castells) Various - Todo Rap(CD, MiniAlbum, Promo) Vale Music VLDP 928 Spain 1998 Sell This Version
FLM-0019 José María Castells - Remixed Hits Vol. 2 album art Various Remixed Base Ken and 3 more… Various - Remixed Hits Vol. 2(2xCD, Comp + CD, Comp, Mixed) Filmax Music FLM-0019 Spain 2004 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

YEL-278 José María Castells - Max Mix 4 album art Various Angels Rap (as J.Mª. Castells) and 1 more… Various - Max Mix 4 (Comp) Yelsa YEL-278 Spain 1986 Sell This Version
CAST 377 José María Castells - Max Mix Collection album art Various Holiday Rap (as J.M.ª Castells) Various - Max Mix Collection (Comp) Max Music, Max Music CAST 377 Spain 1989 Sell This Version

Compilations

406.0100 José María Castells - Funk, Acid & Rap album art Various Christmas Rap (as J. Mª Castells) Various - Funk, Acid & Rap(LP, Comp) Som Livre 406.0100 Brazil 1990 Sell This Version
FLM 0010, FLM-0010 José María Castells - Remixed Hits album art Various Remixed Base Terra and 2 more… Various - Remixed Hits(2xCD, Comp + CD, Mixed) Filmax Music, Filmax Music FLM 0010, FLM-0010 Spain 2003 Sell This Version

Mixes

LPMR-TV-017-A José María Castells - Exitos De Magic Record's Vol. 1 album art Various Holiday Rap (as M, Castells) Various - Exitos De Magic Record's Vol. 1(LP, Comp, Mixed) Magic Record's LPMR-TV-017-A Venezuela 1987 Sell This Version
EC#1 José María Castells - Edit Crazy #1 album art Bobby D Max Mix 8 Bobby D - Edit Crazy #1(CD, Mixed, Promo, Unofficial) Not On Label EC#1 US 1990 Sell This Version