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Joel Thomas Zimmerman (born January 5, 1981), better known by his stage name deadmau5 (pronounced "dead mouse"), is a Canadian electro-house music producer, DJ, and performer based in Toronto. Deadmau5 produces a variety of styles with the house genre, or other forms of electronic dance music. His tracks have been included in compilation albums such as In Search of Sunrise 6: Ibiza, MixMag's Tech-Trance-Electro-Madness (mixed by Zimmerman), and on Armin van Buuren's A State of Trance radio show. His debut album, Get Scraped, was released in 2005, followed by others in the next few years. As well as his own solo releases, deadmau5 has worked alongside other DJs and producers, such as Kaskade, MC Flipside, Rob Swire of Pendulum, Skrillex, Bighorse and Steve Duda under the BSOD alias. He is known for performing in a iconic headdress, or mau5head, which resembles a mouse head that he originally created while learning to use a 3D program. The costume mouse head Zimmerman wears at concerts, called the "mau5head" appears in many different colors and designs, and has been shown on the cover of most of Zimmerman's albums, with the exceptions of At Play and Vexillology. Zimmerman was born in

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Paris Hilton -- Take That Deadmau5 ... I Won a DJ Award

Paris Hilton
Take That Deadmau5 ... I Won a DJ Award

Deadmau5 may have won the battle, but it looks like Paris Hilton won the war -- because the heiress scored an award in Monte Carlo for spinning ... and it was presented by a legendary… READ MORE >

Skrillex -- I'd Need WAY MORE than Deadmau5 ... to Spin With Paris Hilton

Skrillex
I'd Need WAY MORE than Deadmau5 ... to Spin With Paris Hilton

Skrillex says he'd charge way more than $2 million bucks to spin alongside Paris Hilton -- but unlike Deadmau5 ... he's got a good cause on his mind.Skrilly was heading into LAX to catch… READ MORE >

- 20 days ago
Deadmau5 -- I Would Perform With Paris Hilton ... FOR A RIDICULOUS PRICE!

Deadmau5
I'll Perform With Paris Hilton ... For a Ridiculous Price!

Deadmau5 says he'd ACTUALLY perform a show with his DJ archnemesis Paris Hilton ... but his price tag makes us skeptical.The EDM star was having dinner Saturday night at Mel's with a Make-A-Wish… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
Paris Hilton -- Slammed by Deadmau5 ... And It Screams of Haterade!

Paris Hilton
Slammed by Deadmau5 And It Screams of Haterade!

Deadmau5 -- one of the biggest DJs in the EDM world -- just threw major shade at Paris Hilton ... calling her a phony artist.  But in reality, the dude just looks like a hater.The… READ MORE >

- 35 days ago
Deadmau5 vs Mickey Mouse -- Fighting Over Ears ... and Maybe Molly

Deadmau5 vs Mickey Mouse
Fighting Over Ears And Maybe Molly

The battle between DJ Deadmau5 and Mickey Mouse isn't just a legal showdown over who gets the trademark on giant ears ... it's also about DRUGS!And by that we mean, much like an EDM rave --… READ MORE >

- 86 days ago
Deadmau5 -- Of Mice Against Men ... Disney Fights DJ Over Ears Logo

Deadmau5
Of Mice Against Men ... Disney Fights DJ Over Ears Logo

Deadmau5 is now in a legal brawl with Disney over whether his famous headgear is too similar to its logo  -- but the DJ says the Mouse House hasn't made a squeak about this for a decade.In… READ MORE >

- 87 days ago
DeadMau5 -- I'm Hunting the Scumbag Who Burgled My Mother

DeadMau5
I'm Hunting the Scumbag Who Burgled My Mother

His feuds with Madonna and Paris Hilton will have to wait ... 'cause DeadMau5 is waging a brand new war -- with the "dumbasses" who ransacked his mother's home. The DJ behind "Ghosts n' Stuff" and… READ MORE >

- 872 days ago
Neil Diamond -- Collateral Damage in Pauly D's War with Deadmau5

Neil Diamond
Collateral Damage in Pauly D Twitter Attack

Pauly D has finally lashed back at Deadmau5 in their ongoing Twitter war ... but the MTV star inadvertently trashed a living legend in the process -- Neil 'Frickin' Diamond. Pauly obviously saw… READ MORE >

- 918 days ago
Deadmau5 -- Pauly D's a Hack!!!

Deadmau5
Pauly D's a Hack!!!

Pauly D's a no-talent poser -- at least according to electronic music legend Deadmau5.The famed mouse-headed DJ was shooting a music video in LA over the weekend -- when we asked if he thought the… READ MORE >

- 920 days ago
DeadMau5 -- Madonna Feud Was THE WORST

DeadMau5
Madonna Feud Was THE WORST

Seems Deadmau5 is experiencing a little post-feud remorse ... admitting things didn't go exactly as planned in his cyber-feud with Madonna. The super DJ was at Pearson International Airport in… READ MORE >

- 972 days ago

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