Hailing from Maryland, Ian Carey has growen up exposed to a world of music.
His father was a sound engineer, working with bands such as Kool & The Gang and The Duke Ellington Orchestra.
He started to produce his own music while at college in Baltimore, where he was introduced to house music while working at a record store.
'Get Shaky' has already been a huge hit in Australia and New Zealand, spending 11 weeks in the Aussie chart, now it looks like could be about to break in to the Big Top 40.
Take a look at the video for 'Get Shaky' below...