DJ Casper was raised in Englewood,NJ, but he is also known as Mr C,The Slide Man. Casper’s first hit record, “Casper Slide Pt.1” also known as “Cha Cha Slide”, was created for a personal trainer at a Bally Total Fitness in 1996, which then grew in popularity as an aerobic exercise at fitness clubs. It was in the year 2000 when Willie Perry Jr. then created a second song titled Casper Slide Pt. 2 and that’s when Chicago’s WGCI-FM radio station picked it up. The song became a hit in Chicago by the year 2004, and “Cha Cha Slide” was later picked up by Universal Records. It also reached #1 on the Mobile Beat Top 200 that year. His “Cha Cha Slide” is played almost weekly at clubs, school dances, parties, skating rinks, bar mitzvahs,sports events, and,of course weddings.