New York-Based Noriyuki Kitao better known as DJ NORI is one of the most in-demanded DJ talents, performing regularly at exclusive nightclubs and high-profiled venues around NYC - including, Rose bar, Jimmy at the James, Tao Downtown
to name just a few.
NORI started his career in his home town Osaka, Japan at the age of 16, spending all his time throughout his teenage years in record stores, collecting thousands of vinyls and making hundreds of mixtapes. And he held his residency at nightclubs in his hometown and spun numerous venues and notable events all around Japan includes ageHa Tokyo.
NORI moved to NYC In 2007 to explore his talent. He DJ'ed every single gig came up to him for years. His encyclopedic knowledge of records and fascinating ability to switch between different genres from all eras, were recognized and hooked up by legendary DJs, venue owners and celebrities. He has shared the DJ booth with DJ VICE, Just Blaze and Stretch Armstrong. And he has spun private events for some of the most prominent celebrities, such as Paris Hilton, Jay-Z, Beyonce, Pharrell Williams and Derek Jeter.