Newport Beach, California – Steve Aoki grew up in Newport Beach, California. After graduating from Newport Harbor High School in 1995 and attending UCSB, Aoki has quickly become one dance music's biggest stars.
Now one you can own a piece Steve Aoki's childhood. The house was purchased by Chizuru Kobayashi in 1987, several years after divorcing Steve's father, Rocky Aoki, the founder theÂ Benihana restaurant chain. Even though the house was sold in October 2016 for $2.57 million, the house Steve Aoki grew up in is back in the market for a cool $2.985 million. While you may be thinking this house is a mansion in a gated community, the house is a modest home overlooking the Newport Back Bay.