DJ Barry Harris
Thunderpuss Mastermind, Juno Award Winner (Canadian Grammy), 3 IDMA Awards (Best Remixer 2 years) + "Let's Get Soakin' Wet"! Songwriter, Producer, DJ, Musician (Piano, Guitar, Bass) Remixer.
Barry Harris was the first club DJ in the world to write, produce and perform a Top 40 hit; “I Beg Your Pardon” by his debut act Kon Kan.
“I Beg Your Pardon”, became an international Top 5 hit around the world, garnering a Juno Award for Best Dance Recording in 1990.
In 1998 Barry relocated to Los Angeles and became the mastermind behind the remix team Thunderpuss producing more than 40 #1 Billboard Dance remixes including hits for major label recording artists Madonna, Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, Janet Jackson, Celine Dion & Donna Summer to name a few.
Barry is best known for Whitney Houston’s Top 5 global hit, “It’s Not Right But It’s Okay” which remains in steady rotation today.
A veteran of the Toronto DJ scene, Barry has performed at myriad gay venues, clubs and luxe events over the years and currently holds a monthly residency at Fly 2.0.
He continues to tour the U.S. and and lends his legendary skills to parties & events in Los Angeles, Atlanta, Boston, San Francisco, San Diego in 2017.
Barry Harris continues to remix & produce various genres (dirty house, alternative, hip hop etc.) consistently thinking ahead, living 'the now' and rarely looking back advancing his signature sound & skills to P!nk, Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Cardi B, Drake, Maroon 5, Nicky Minaj and many more.