Ricardo Motta started his career when he was very young, acting as a DJ on his friends house party. With 14 years old,he started to play professionally at legendary clubs. In 1994, he played at Garage Club in São Paulo. In 1997 he started to play as a resident DJ at Disco Fever, one of the most famous clubs in São Paulo. He played there for four years.
In 2000, Ricardo was invited to play as resident DJ at Sound Factory Club in São Paulo. From 2001 to 2003, he started to play at The Hall Club in Curitiba city as a resident DJ and, at the same time, he played in most of dance clubs of the city and was responsible to innovate the electronic music developing together with a saxophonist, the Sax Heaven Project. That was a proposal that joined the House Music with references that goes from jazz to soul music.
Ricardo Motta presented the Sax Heaven Project in a tour to Europe innovating and impressing by the sound quality and dynamic provided by his sets.
He is an versatile artist, with a strong technical precision and a large music repertory. His predominant stile is House and Tech House going through Electro and Minimal.
Ricardo Motta talent is over than mix music art, he works as a music producer and his work received several press praises on 2003. He became know in Europe by the CD player of british magazine DJ Mag (the main and biggest electronic music publication in the world) on tracks “Bem Melhor” and “Galinhada”. At the same period, Nic Fanciulli launched the track Spy on the British label Renaissence in connection with artists as Basemente Jaxx, Sandy Rivera, Anthony Acid and Paolo Mojo. This track is one of Ricardo´s preferred tracks and use to be played on his sets.
This knowhow gave him credentials to play on Label Renaissance party in Brazil on clubs as Pacha, Warung and others.
Nowadays, Ricardo has several Eps and singles released by renowned labels as: Renaissance, Exun Records, Knob Records, BugEyed Records, Absolutely Records,Music Records,Privilege Records,Miniatures Records, Play da Groove Records, 3Star de Luxe,911 Records,Shinshy Records, White Minds Records,76 Recordings,Dj Mag, Superbia Records,Red Hammer Records, Southamerican House, Intelecto Records, Housbeat Records, Urbr, Lua Music, Eletrodomésticos, Smart Traxx, Memorabilia Records, Puzzle Records, This Beat Records, Display Records,and musical production partnerships with famous international names as:Oscar L, Del Horno, Joy Marquez ,Monxa, Karlos Kastillo, Tonny Puccio, Dj Dextro, Human Beans, Alex Milan, Jordi Sanchez, Jake Chec, Alejandro Roman, Jerome Zambino and others.
During those last years, he has played in important events and national and international clubs as: W.Club (Lisboa Portugal),Rose Bar (Cancún), Beach Club (Cancún), Rools Pub (Figueira da foz Portugal), Vinyl Plazza (Figueira da foz Portugal), Discoteca Karma ( Rio Maior Portugal), Pk Club (México City), Living (México City), Lotus, Reebok Tops, Disco, Pacha (Sp), Daslu, Warung,Kiwi (Florianopolis),Vila Uber, Cabaret, Deluxe.E, Tostex, Deseo (Balneario camburiú) Disco Fever, Garage Club, It Club, Muzik, Ultralounge, Sound Factory, W. Mix, Rave EXP (Cuiabá), Mercado Mundo Mix (Rio de Janeiro, Campinas e São Paulo), Festa Da Val, Rave Indústria Cluber (Aracaju), Fashion Club (Recife), DOT (Maringá), Big Fish (Curitiba), The Hall (Curitiba), Box Club (Curitiba), Mediterrâneo (Curitiba), Factory, Confraria (Florianópolis), Nightlife (Florianópolis), Stereo Pub (Curitiba), Warp Zone, MTV Eletrônica, Lov.e, D-edge, Loungedeluxe, BuBu Lounge, SPKZ, Club Z, Skol Spirit,Zoof Club (Campinas), Clube Vila V, Hall, Cokeluxe, MTV Eletrônica, Big Fish, Warp Zone, Christmas of Love, Eletrogroove, and others.
Due to his differential set list that causes euphoria, his charima and capacity to captivate his public, Ricardo is admired by a lots of fans and divided pick ups with famous names as: John Digweed,Oscar L, Derrick Carter, Audiofly, Wally Lopez, Little Louie Vega, Yousef , Max Graham, Ricky Ryan, Ton Neville, Josh Wink, Behrouz, King Unique, New Order DJ set, Joy Marquez, Eric Entrena, Desyn Masielo, Demi, OMID 16B, Sven Vath , Marco Carola, Christian Varela, Jeff Swing, Dj Fist,Del Horno, Jordi Sanchez, Oscar Velazquez, Miguel Alanis and others.
Resident in every Wednesday night CHIC and Saturday night TOP! at Bubu, consideration by the Brazilian press and public as one of the best parties in Brazil.
His ability to captivate people with their full set list that causes euphoria, earned him the respect and admiration of a legion of fans and makes it one of the central figures in the house scene, his talent goes beyond the art of mixing , a versatile artist with great technical precision and a great repertoire.
In short, Ricardo Motta track vibrates with music!