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.

Background information

Birth name:Lucas Cornelis van Scheppingen
Born 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, Johnathan Mendelson, Kaskade, Sirah, Example, Benny Benassi, Congorock, Patrick Alavi, The Bloody Beetroots, Hardwell, DJ Gina Turner

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.


Psyched-Up (The Early Works '96-'98) (1999)
Electronic Satisfaction (2002)
Mixmash E.P. Vol. 1 (2004)

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