The electronic dance music industry continues to grow every year. With more people becoming interested in it, the growth has been tremendous. However, there are a lot of different artists making their mark in the electronic dance music scene. So, in order for you to get your share of recognition, here is a list of the best artists who made this year’s list.
No doubt about it, Disclosure is the biggest name in the electronic dance music industry right now. Their first album ‘Disclosure’ came out last year and made a lot of noise in the dance music world. This is just one of the very few albums that made it to the top of the music charts, which is quite an achievement. Disclosure also has a very successful tour going on right now, so it will be a great deal of competition for them. This is a band that has a lot of talent, so if you like their music, make sure you catch them when they come to your town.
This is an artist whose music everyone should check out. After taking some time off, Kaskade returned with his second album ‘Auckland’. After dropping some major releases, including ‘LP’ with Diplo, Kaskade has built a strong fan base. In fact, many fans have compared him to DJing as they sound similar. If you want to learn how to mix electronic dance music, A&R Music could be a great place for you to start.
If you love reggae and other Caribbean style music, someone who has broken into the electronic dance music scene is Juan Lopez. His new album Conde’ is out now and the first single from it is called ‘Look at Yourself’. This is a track which you will definitely want to hear. This is another artist who has made a name for himself in the electronic dance music industry. With several singles to his name, you should not hesitate to get this man’s CD.
Now, you may be wondering who is Jid Majid. This is the guy that mixed everything hip hop, dance and electronic dance in one big song called ‘Wake Me Up’. It is one of the more popular songs on most electronic dance albums. Jid Majid is also known for creating viral videos with his performances at major events such as the MTV Music Awards.
Above all, we have Disclosure whose music we are all familiar with. Their latest album ‘Reaching Out’ is out now and it contains plenty of guest spots by some huge names in electronic dance. Make sure you take a look at Disclosure’s CD after you buy their record because you will not want to leave the club until the next one takes place!
Finally, it cannot be overlooked when talking about electronic dance music. No matter where you go, you will never get tired of hearing the names of producers such as Arty Mek, Alex G, Matt Corby and many others. These producers have been driving the electronic dance music scene for years now and they are set to continue doing so for years to come. The thing is, they do not only make great music, they have also helped to open the door for other talented artists to make their own name in the music industry. In fact, some of these up and coming producers started their careers by working with these well-known names.
There are so many things to talk about when discussing electronic dance music. Hopefully, we have opened your eyes a little bit to the world of electronic dance and how it has grown in popularity over the years. Although it is still young, there is no denying the fact that it is definitely here to stay. The people behind the scenes have put together an incredible musical culture that is here to stay for the foreseeable future!