The Chainsmokers proved themselves to be the breakout story of 2016 with over 5 Billion global streams and three multiplatinum singles across the globe. “Closer” dominated the charts in 2016 as one of the biggest singles of the year holding the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 for 12 weeks, making it the longest running #1 of 2016.The duo recently received three Grammy nominations including 'Best New Artist' & 'Best Pop Duo/Group Performance'. To kick off 2017, The Chainsmokers released their newest single “Paris” and have recently announced a debut album to come this year.
Dutch DJ/Producer Don Diablo, currently #15 on DJ Mag’s Top 100 list, has become a major force in the dance music world where he is credited with being one of the founders of the Future House movement. After scoring multiple hits on Beatport with records such as "On My Mind,” “Universe,” "Anytime," “Chemicals" and "Cutting Shapes"; Don is working on his forthcoming artist album for 2017.
To say that Valentin Brunel, aka KUNGS, was born under a lucky star is something of an understatement. The very first single released by the young DJ / producer from Toulon fired up the world’s dancefloors. 'This Girl' went to number 1 in 30 countries, entered the top 10 in the USA and was certified diamond 13 times. Rarely has a debut effort been met with such global success. His second single, Don’t You Know, was also a hit with 15 million streams to date and gold-record status. Kungs still had his feet firmly on the ground, and is working on his first album 'Layers'.
'If you focus only on what you want to do, you can bring it to life, leaping over all of the difficulties.' That focus continues to yield incredible results for the LA-based trio Trevor, Matther & Kevin. Their 1st independent single, 2015’s 'Adventure,' clinched #1 on Spotify’s Global Viral 50 and earned over 5 million-plus plays in a year. Shortly after, the boys hit the road with The Chainsmokers, Ansolo & DallasK on a sold out U.S. tour, garnering support from the likes of Diplo, Like Mike & Dimitri Vegas and more.Their next smash 'Sex' vaulted to #10 on Spotify’s Global Charts, went Top 20 in 20 countries.