(born December 9, 1962) is an American musician. He is widely credited as the originator of techno music, JuanAtkins Biography - AOL Music specifically Detroit techno along with Derrick May and Kevin Saunderson. The three, sometimes called the Belleville Three, attended high school together in Belleville, Michigan, near Detroit.
09.12.2011 [UNLIMITED CMU] - On New Year's Eve, Lost has roped in the massive Detroit star that is JuanAtkins, aka Model 500/Cybotron. He is one of the founding fathers of the genre, and one of the Belleville Three, alongside Kevin Saunderson and Derrick May.
29.11.2011 [The Quietus] - My introduction to dance music was reading an interview with Kraftwerk, and in the preface they talked about how they had influenced these guys from Detroit, so I went and bought the early JuanAtkins 'No UFOs' 12". That's how I discovered it.