Based in Detroit, Michigan, Johnny Malek is a pioneer of the new generation of Spiritual Dance Music. Driven by a divine passion for Art, and Music Johnny has shared the stage and received support from artist including Chris Lake, Osunlade, NINETOES, ANANE, Eric Prydz, Louie Vega, AC Slater, Sam Divine, Dj Minx, Dombresky, Nightmares On Wax, Autograf and Mr Carmack.
In 2020 Johnny launched AN INDEPENDENT label Sauced and Found Records, to establish full creative control over HIS ARTISTIC vision with releases including his #1 Deep House EP (Hope) two full length album releases including (How to Pray, Memories) as well as a series of EP’s AND singles (Tales of Tulum, Baila, When We’re Alone, Visions, and Introverted Extrovert) before locking in AND PREPARING for his 12” Vinyl Release on prestigious House Music Label Yoruba Records titled “I Promise” FAND STARTING 2024 OFF WITH A DEEP HOUSE BANGER VIA THE LEGENDARY GLASGOW UNDERGROUND TITLED "SET ME fREE" WITH KEVIN MCKAY AND DJ TERRI ANNE.
making appearances at clubs and festivals Across the United States and around World including SOUTH AFRICA, Dominican Republic, COSTA RICA, and Colombia to sunset sets in the jungles of Tulum, Mexico
Johnny’s DJ sets create a spiritual journey through unreleased music, classic soulful samples and a catalog of hard hitting tribal drums with no two sets ever the same. His years of experience as DJ on the fly allows for a unique crowd connection with a masterful balance of heavy hitting drums and soulful samples always with an emphasis on creating a spiritual connection with the dancers.
Giving grace to GOD for everything the universe has provided along his journey.