Donilus – “Above All Else” EP
The Eau de Dance Music is the definitive guide to the ever-increasing popularity of electronic dance music. This book includes more than sixty full-length tracks in a compact, professional-looking book. Each artist featured on the album has been featured on previous A Guy’s Guide To Electronic Dance Music albums, and many are newcomers to the genre. They are a diverse group of artists with styles ranging from IDM to techno to funk. What’s more, each artist provides a “dance mix” for you to mix and master on your computer. You can preview some of the songs on this collection here.
Jlo is an electronic dance musician from Los Angeles. With seven years of experience, he has developed a style all his own. His music is a blend of hip-hop, pop, jazz, rhythm and break, and traditional reggae. For this A Guy’s Guide To Electronic Dance Music, we feature his song, “Take Me Away.” In this track, Jlo delves deep into his mind and reaches out to his subconsciousness for inspiration.
The beat comes from reggae legend Donacio Di Lotto. In his set, he plays the classic Donacio da Rocha hit “Girl from Ipanema.” Di Lotto’s unique sound is very distinctive. Some producers have tried to copy his sound, but most have failed. Di Lotto’s music is hard to pin down because it is different from other traditional Brazilian music.
Justine Timberlake is another breakout star from the U.S. who has brought the world with her unique sound as well as her massive persona. Her incredible voice and the beats have brought her to Number One on the charts in the U.S. and she continues to tour the globe. In A Guy’s Guide To Electronic Dance Music, she offers a great alternative to traditional reggae music.
Above all, Fatboy Slim has been an influential force in the electronic music scene for several years. He has made an enormous impact with his music. His radio shows across the U.S. have been successful, and he has a number of videos that have gone viral on YouTube. The producer owes his success to a multi-dimensional sound that is reminiscent of hip-hop and heavy metal.
Above all, though, his sense of style has drawn fans in droves. His style is distinctive, and it comes from his roots as a performer with the Talkies. He has created his own sound and brought it to the electronic music world. The producer’s beats are distinctive and funky. They are often reminiscent of reggae, but they have a modern flavor that appeals to a younger audience.
No other producer has broken through to the mainstream like Diplo has. He has a distinct sound and style that have made him a headlining act at festivals around the world. Diplo’s set at Take Me Out Camp 2021 in South Africa is a testament to his popularity. But his roots run deeper. In fact, his very first recording was a tape that he produced while he was still in high school.
While the rise of Above All Else is credited to people like Diplo and producers such as him, it is still debatable whether or not his rise to fame was truly a success. Some would argue that Above All Else was simply the first release of what would be a career that would span over 30 years. Regardless of which side you agree with, the reality is that Above All Else remains a major part of the electronic dance music landscape. Diplo’s influence will be present for many years to come.
Above All Else was released just as radio was beginning to shift towards dance music and away from club music. The timing couldn’t be better as Above All Else made a huge leap into the mainstream, reaching No. 2 on the U.S. radio charts. The producers of Above All Else have also done a great job of capitalizing on the momentum that Above All Else created. They have crafted some of the most memorable beats in the history of electronic dance music.
This new production from artists like Diplo and producers such as him offers something new to the dance fan. Many of the songs on the radio today sound like they have been lifted right from the soundtracks of old animated films, but with a twist. Today’s electronic dance music has taken a dark turn, which is true of much of the material being churned out today.
Above All Else is a classic example of how a new beat can change the course of electronic dance music. Diplo and his producers have blended a great beat with delicate vocals to create a track that stands head and shoulders above the rest. If you’re looking for a track to take to the clubs and change the way your party goes, grab Above All Else by Donilus. No other producer has put together such a stellar package of high quality music. You’ll be glad you did when the big night rolls around.