Zedd is a Russian-German disc jockey, producer and songwriter who has officially been making music since 2010. He is known for dropping hits such as “Stay” (2017) with Alessia Cara, “The Middle” (2018) with Maren Morris and Gray. He is also noted for getting featured on Ariana Grande’s song “Break Free” in 2014.
Both his father, Igor Zaslavski and his mother, Marina Vladimirovna Zaslavskaya, are musicians. His older brother is named Arkadi Zaslavski and the younger, Daniel.
His debut album, “Clarity”, won a Grammy Award in 2014.
His second album, “True Colors”, won a Billboard Music Award in 2016.
His stage name is actually derived from the British-English pronunciation of the letter Z (“zed”), which is the first letter of his last name.
He dated Selena Gomez in 2015.
In 2019 his music was “permanently banned” in China due to his support of the controversial cartoon “South Park”.
Zedd is 1.74 m tall.
Zedd is a famous Russian DJ, who was born on September 2, 1989. As a person born on this date, Zedd is listed in our database as the 11th most popular celebrity for the day (September 2) and the 33rd most popular for the year (1989).
People born on September 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Zedd is the 181st most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Zedd's birthday, Zedd is the 8th most famous Russian.
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