DJ Tio was born in the Dominican Republic on June 1, 1982 in Santiago De Los Caballeros. He immigrated to the United States on December 1, 1992. Then he decided to become a DJ at the age of 17 while working and going to school. Since then music has been his passion. On January of 2015 he decide to go back to school and become a Audio Engineer at SAE Institute of New York.