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David Guetta and Justin Bieber’s global hit ‘2U’ gets a symphonic rework

Fans of Justin Bieber‘s role on the global hit “2U” are in for a treat, as the track now has a Symphonic rework. With help from David Guetta and german producer Tujamo, the original has amassed over 400 million streams and more than 200 million views to date on the Victoria’s Secret Angels lip sync video.Now, […]

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Scooter Braun sheds light on just how tumultuous Justin Bieber’s 2014 really was

Justin Bieber had a fairly eye-raising 2014, a year dotted with a number of shocking incidents, including an illegal street drag race in Miami, vandalism of a neighbor’s house, drub abuse, and a controversy surrounding his alleged use of a racial slur.In a recent interview with Wall Street Journal, Bieber’s manager Scooter Braun revealed that the singer’s […]

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Watch David Guetta & Justin Bieber’s ‘2U’ music video

“2U” by David Guetta and Justin Bieber has been an international sensation, garnering more than 400 million streams, 500,000 downloads, and 240 million views. Now, the worldwide hit has received the royal music video treatment.This music video was directed by Brewer, a directing duo that joined the hybrid production company PRETTYBIRD back in 2012. The duo […]

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Legendary production duo release new track under moniker BLVK JVCK [Watch]

Producer duo The Runners are legendary in the hip-hop scene, having been the forces behind singles from Rihanna, Justin Bieber, and Lil’ Wayne, among many others. Andrew “Dru Brett” Harr and Jermaine “Mayne Zayne” Jackson have now rebranded themselves to try their hand within the electronic scene under new moniker BLVK JVCK, and their first single featuring Dyo is […]

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Marilyn Manson offers reverb heavy synth track with “KILL4ME”

Marilyn Manson has released a surprisingly palatable single entitled “KILL4ME.” The track combines the sound he’s carried for decades with less rigid, more modern feel. While Manson has long occupied one of the darkest corners of the music industry, this release is along the lines of a radio ready, reverb-laden electronica track.Read MoreDavid Guetta & […]

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Marilyn Manson offers reverb heavy synth track with “KILL4ME”

Marilyn Manson has released a surprisingly palatable single entitled “KILL4ME.” The track combines the sound he’s carried for decades with less rigid, more modern feel. While Manson has long occupied one of the darkest corners of the music industry, this release is along the lines of a radio ready, reverb-laden electronica track.Read MoreDavid Guetta & […]

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Someone played ‘Despacito’ on calculators and it isn’t too awful

Just as the summer comes to a close, someone has given “Despacito,” a strong contender for song of the summer, fresh legs as the seasons shift. Using a pair of calculators, a YouTube user has uploaded a video of himself playing an animated, 8-bit rendition of the inescapable “Despacito.”While we here at Dancing Astronaut may not condone […]

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What the hell does it mean to be a producer in 2017?

It’s 2014, and 60,000 festival attendees at Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival are staring expectantly up towards a sea of lights and a DJ board. Over the course of the weekend, they’ll watch Pharrell Williams, Zedd, and Calvin Harris light up the desert sky, but now, they stand and wait for two men whom […]

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David Guetta & Justin Bieber – 2U (R3hab Remix)

 R3hab follows in the footsteps of David Guetta and Justin Bieber with his interpretation of their recent summer hit, “2U,” crafting a melodic future bass anthem carefully crafted to light up the main stage. However, where the two iterations differ is that the Dutch producer takes a softer approach, replacing vocoded vocal edits with high-pitched […]

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Bieber denies “religious enlightenment” led to tour cancellation

Justin Bieber has been the subject of speculation since his recent cancellation of the remaining dates of his Purpose World Tour.Spanning an eighteen-month period, the Purpose World Tour resulted in more than 150 shows held across six continents. Bieber’s cancellation of the final fourteen dates of the tour closes out the massive initiative.While “unforeseen circumstances” […]

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It looks like Skrillex and Poo Bear have new music coming any minute now

When Skrillex and Poo Bear join forces, a radio hit is undoubtedly in the works. The producer pairing grabbed Justin Bieber his lone gramophone, Sonny’s eighth, in 2015 with “Where Are Ü Now,” as well as follow up smash, “What Do You Mean” from Bieber’s Purpose LP. Recently news surfaced that Poo Bear, real name Jason Boyd, was […]

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Justin Bieber beats his own streaming record as ‘Despacito’ becomes the most streamed song of all time

‘Despacito’ is now the most streamed track of all time, having hit 4.6 billion streams yesterday. Justin Bieber’s remix of Daddy Yankee and and Luis Fonsi’s track was released in January and has been labeled as 2017’s ‘Summer Anthem’ by many. ‘Despacito’ supersedes ‘Sorry,’ also by Bieber, which was the previous record holder at 4.38 billion streams.‘Despacito’ […]

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Wiz Khalifa’s “See You Again” Now Most Watched Video In YouTube History

Wiz Khalifa is on top of the YouTube world as his music video “See You Again” featuring Charlie Puth, and honoring the late, great Paul Walker, is now the most watched video ever on YouTube. It passed Psy‘s “Gangnam Style” – which has been the leader since 2012, passing Bieber’s “Baby” way back in 2012 […]

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David Guetta – 2U ft Justin Bieber (Robin Schulz Remix)

Electronic music icon, David Guetta, and pop music sensation, Justin Bieber, recently paired up to release “2U.” The original tune features a future bass feel with slamming percussive elements. Bieber’s warm and soothing vocals dominate the song, but that’s not necessarily the case in the beautifully crafted Robin Schulz remix of “2U.”Robin Schulz’s rework is chock-full […]

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David Guetta is working on new music with Black Eyed Peas, Shakira and Sean Paul

Superstar French DJ David Guetta has alluded to two more upcoming mega-collaborations that are each guaranteed to garner some significant airtime: one impending joint piece with pop royals Shakira and Sean Paul, and another in the works with the Black Eyed Peas. Though the Atlantic Records veteran hasn’t yet personally confirmed these new projects himself, Guetta retweeted a fan account’s post about […]

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Roundtable: Revisit 10 iconic DJ Snake tracks in honor of his birthday

1ROUNDTABLE: THE DA STAFF REFLECTS ON 10 ICONIC DJ SNAKE HITSThough time comes and goes, DJ Snake’s birthday comes but once a year. To honor everyone’s favorite Frenchman, join the Dancing Astronaut staff in reflection on 10 of his most iconic tracks to date. From the ubiquitous to the regrettably underplayed, they’re all here.Allons y!2BIRD MACHINEPerhaps […]

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DJ Khaled taps Calvin Harris for new album ‘Grateful’ with Beyoncé, Rihanna, Chance The Rapper and more

Here comes anotha one.DJ Khaled’s much-hyped (and even more self-hyped) forthcoming album is finally ready to be heard, and with a first glance at the record’s newly announced tracklist, Grateful is looking to be stacked with star power. Like the 1992 Olympic Dream Team of hip-hop stacked. The album, supposedly produced by Khaled’s infant son Asahd, is due […]

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David Guetta drops ‘2U’ with Justin Bieber

David Guetta‘s anticipated collaboration with Justin Bieber is finally here and can’t be discounted as just another pop collaboration. The new song titled “2U” is, unsurprisingly, carried by Bieber’s vocals in the intro, though he drop is harder than you would expect for a Guetta/Bieber collaboration. For this reason, this production has strong potential for pop/electronic crossover appeal.Bieber is no […]

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David Guetta drops ‘2U’ with Justin Bieber

David Guetta‘s anticipated collaboration with Justin Bieber is finally here and can’t be discounted as just another pop collaboration. The new song titled “2U” is, unsurprisingly, carried by Bieber’s vocals in the intro, though he drop is harder than you would expect for a Guetta/Bieber collaboration. For this reason, this production has strong potential for pop/electronic crossover appeal.Bieber is no […]

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