DJ AM was best known for performing at some of Hollywood's most exclusive parties and was previously engaged to Nicole Richie and also dated singer Mandy Moore.
He was known for his DJing style with beats that kept the dance floor packed and clubgoers hypnotized.
Nicole Camille Richie (born Nicole Camille Escovedo; September 21, 1981) is an American fashion designer, author, actress and television personality.
Richie rose to prominence for her role in the Fox reality television series, The Simple Life, alongside her childhood best friend and fellow socialite Paris Hilton, which lasted five seasons.
VIDEO: Nicole Richie taps Steven Spielberg's daughter to model her clothing line "Sometimes I keep it to myself and sometimes I can't help myself and I gotta tell the whole world how much I love her," the rocker wrote in a sweet note about his fashion designer love.
"I feel like the luckiest man alive to have my wife and kids.
The daughter of music icon Lionel Richie, Nicole has made a name for herself in the world of fashion and reality television.
"But I don't think I'm the obvious choice. Just give me one date.' If I can get my foot in the door..." PHOTOS: Nicole Richie's style transformation Richie, of course, did eventually give him that one date -- and many more after it.
Four years after they first got together, the couple tied the knot in Beverly Hills in a winter-themed ceremony officiated by Run-DMC rapper and reality star Rev. Last December, they celebrated their second anniversary.
Yo gabba gabba: The rocker started dating The Simple Life star in December of 2006.
They had two children together - Harlow, now eight, and Sparrow, 6 - before finally getting engaged in February 2010 and married in December of that year (pictured 2010)The rocker - who used to be in a relationship with Hilary Duff, 28 - started dating The Simple Life star in December of 2006.