The author of the hit “I Like to Move It” Morillo was found dead in Miami Beach

The circumstances of Morillo’s death are still unknown. The musician was 49 years old.

In early August, Morillo was arrested on charges of sexual violence. Later he was released on bail and a court hearing in his case was scheduled for September 4.

Morillo is primarily known as a DJ, he received the prestigious DJ Awards three times as the best international DJ and three times as the best house style DJ.

The track “I Like to Move It” was written by Morillo in 1993 for his project Reel to Real. This single was repeatedly included in the lists of the best dance tracks of the decade.