DJ Melao's worldwide presence on social media has has earned him a following of over 200,000 fans and a reach of millions of visitors on a weekly basis. His platform has been utilized to promote and strengthen Cuban music and culture.
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David “Melao” Figueroa is recognized as one of the world’s top Cuban Timba DJs and a driving force in the promotion of Cuban music around the world. His passion for, and understanding of, Cuban rhythms and their roots is evident in his exceptional repertoire as he combines an interesting fusion of Timba, Rumba, Songo, Son, Charanga, and other variations of original Cuban music the island has produced over the last five decades.
Melao's DJ career which spans over a decade throughout the globe has won him international recognition and respect from dancers, fans, and many of the worlds top Cuban artists. Melao has been invited to work and tour alongside top tier Cuban bands such as Los Van Van, Elito Reve y su Charangon, Havana d' Primera, Pupy y Los Que Son Son, Manolito Simonet y Su Trabuco, and Issac Delgado among others. Melao is the first Cuban American DJ to ever be officially invited to DJ in Havana, Cuba where he DJd for over 10 thousand Cubans and dancers from around the world.