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5-Facts You Never Heard of About Peggy Gou

Peggy Gou: electronic music trailblazer, known for her unique style & energetic sets. Discover 5 lesser-known facts about this South Korean DJ.

5-Facts You Never Heard of About Peggy Gou
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  • PublishedSeptember 18, 2023
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Discover the electrifying world of Peggy Gou, a trailblazing South Korean DJ and producer based in Berlin. Explore her rise to fame, her unique style, and the fascinating stories behind her tracks, as revealed in our special series celebrating her influence in the electronic music scene.

Last Updated: April 30, 2024 (30.04.2024)

About Peggy Gou: Who is She?

Peggy Gou (Kim Min-ji) is an electronic music virtuoso known for igniting dance floors with her energetic sets and unique style. Holding a distinctive place in the enchanting world of techno music, Peggy Gou continues to mesmerize audiences with her stage performances. In this special series to honor her, 5 facts about Peggy Gou are covered.

Peggy Gou, a South Korean-born, Berlin-based DJ, and producer, is a trailblazer in the world of electronic music known for her innovative contributions and energetic stage performances. Her unique style has garnered her a dedicated following on dance floors around the globe.

Peggy Gou first gained recognition in 2016 with her track “Gou Talk“, which received critical acclaim and put her on the map. She has graced the stages of numerous major music festivals, solidifying her position as one of the leading figures in the dance music scene.


Peggy Gou’s Top Tracks

Unknown Facts About Peggy Gou

Fact Number 1

Her first track, Hungboo, was completed in 2014. It was named this way for the hero of a Korean fairy tale. This is why she is inspired by and respects Korean culture and its reflection in her tracks. You can always find a few Korean myths in her work.

Peggy Gou - Hungboo


Fact Number 2

An organizer in the Soho club Cirque Le Soir discovered a photo of Peggy Gou‘s back sets, where she had learned many of the basics of mixing and stuff from a friend in Korea. That was the beginning of her great story: a friend asked if she would like to perform. Later, in 2009, she became a resident of the Book Club in London.

Peggy Gou


Fact Number 3

Have you ever played FIFA 19 and noticed a track called “It Makes You Forget“? Many techno lovers never catch it.

I don’t know much about football, but I do know Cristiano Ronaldo, obviously, and that FIFA is the biggest football video game in the world. I saw the artist list on the game and was like, ‘is my name really there with all these artists?’ That’s fucking amazing! Sometimes I can’t really describe my feelings, so I just use the word ‘wow’.

Peggy Gou in an interview.

Fifa 19 and Peggy Gou's "It Makes You Forget"


Fact Number 4We will talk about the fact that Peggy Gou is a fashion artist, but she left her designing and modeling side to become the youngest and first female Korean DJ to perform at Berghain. That would definitely define her talent and ignition on techno music.

Peggy Gou - DJing


Fact Number 5

As mentioned above, Peggy Gou is also a fashion designer. She runs a company and brand called Kirin, which also works with the world’s most famous ones, like Louis Vuitton. The fun fact is that the name of her company comes from her passion and love for giraffes. In Korean, Kirin means giraffe.

Peggy Gou - Style


Conclusion: Facts About Peggy Gou

Today’s article discussed the unheard facts about Peggy Gou. We wish her the best for her future career and respect. Furthermore, do not forget to join her fandom, Gou-mania, which is hardly found in the techno music world. You should also take a look at Techno Airlines’ other articles about DJs.

When I appeared on the cover of magazine, there was a line that said ‘Welcome to the age of Gou-mania’. Since then, my fans have been using that word on social media. I’ve been told many times by people that they’ve never experienced a DJ set where people shout the artist’s name. I know that is extraordinary and I am very grateful for that.


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