Born in New York City, DMS12 was buying his first records at the age of 6. By 13 DMS12 was already putting his love of music to work interning at Miami's HOT 105. In 1990, he broke into the club scene as a Promoter and DJ in Miami. About 1995, DMS12 bought his first pieces of gear. With production skills that matched his prowess behind the turntables putting his love of music to work and producing a cross-culture fusion of different styles of music. In 2001 DMS12 Signed a 3 Year Deal Emilio Estefan as a Manager and became a writer for FIPP that is a subsidiary of Universal Publishing Inc.