Alok Achkar Peres Petrillo (born August 26, 1991) is a Brazilian DJ and record producer. He is best known for his worldwide hit song "Hear Me Now". Alok is managed by John Shahidi of Shots Studios. Petrillo was born in Goiânia, Brazil, the son to DJs, Ekanta and Swarup, who are also pioneers of psytrance in the country and creators of the Universe Paralello, electronic music festival in Bahia. Alok is of Italian, Portuguese and Lebanese descent.