Kai Tracid (born as Kai Franz on 17 January 1972 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany) is a German Trance DJ and producer. The name Tracid originates from the combination of the two music genres trance and acid.In Germany he became famous with his first single, "Your Own Reality". In 1998 he gained world-wide fame with Liquid Skies. In November 2001 he got his first Top-10 hit in the German single charts. Since 2000 he releases his records under his own record company Tracid Traxxx.