Nicky Romero and W&W Release “Ups & Downs”

Two of the biggest names in dance music have joined forces to create a real and timeless festival anthem: Nicky Romero and W&W. Also, their collaboration single, “Ups & Downs”, draws on progressive sounds that both artists founded their careers upon. Furthermore, Nicky Romero and W&W have combined soaring melodies, a euphoric drop, and bouncing basslines in this highly anticipated collaboration. “Ups & Downs” is released on Protocol Recordings and is available to stream/download now.

Nicky Romero

“Ups & Downs” is Nicky Romero’s latest in a list of impressive collaborations in recent months. At that, Steve Aoki, David Guetta, and Olivia Holt are now joined by W&W as collaborators of the Protocol boss. Nicky Romero has just commenced his Redefine World Tour. The Dutch producer will perform in Asia, the United States, Europe, and Israel among other destinations. Check out a full list of tour dates here.

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Over the years, W&W has had an impressive list of musical collaborators including Armin van Buuren, Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike and Vini Vici. The Dutch pair have been a consistently strong presence on the dance music scene since 2007. Also, in 2018, the duo was elevated to number #14 in the rankings for DJ Mag Top 100 DJ. Furthermore, Willem and Ward have recently launched their own imprint, Rave Culture which sparks the beginning of a new chapter in their music career.

Additionally, “Ups & Downs” makes reference to the nocturnal nature of the dance music scene when people gather together to experience music. It is only then they are truly free to express themselves. The track contains a high energy base which is certain to be popular on the festival circuit this summer.

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Lorna Murphy

Irish. Girl Boss. Ibiza lover. “Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.”

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