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Kygo, David Guetta, and more slated for Avicii tribute concert

As the gargantuan hole in the electronic bedrock that is Avicii‘s death remains audibly agape, plans to honor him on behalf of his most ardent artist friends and collaborators are underway. On December 5, 19 Avicii collaborators, a 30-part band, and some of the Swedish superstar’s most auspicious companions, like David Guetta, Nicky Romero, and […]

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Kygo, David Guetta, and more slated for Avicii tribute concert

As the gargantuan hole in the electronic bedrock that is Avicii‘s death remains audibly agape, plans to honor him on behalf of his most ardent artist friends and collaborators are underway. On December 5, 19 Avicii collaborators, a 30-part band, and some of the Swedish superstar’s most auspicious companions, like David Guetta, Nicky Romero, and […]

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Kygo, David Guetta, and more slated for Avicii tribute concert

As the gargantuan hole in the electronic bedrock that is Avicii‘s death remains audibly agape, plans to honor him on behalf of his most ardent artist friends and collaborators are underway. On December 5, 19 Avicii collaborators, a 30-part band, and some of the Swedish superstar’s most auspicious companions, like David Guetta, Nicky Romero, and […]

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Kygo enlists Riverdale star Vanessa Morgan for Whitney Houston collaboration, ‘Higher Love’ music video [Watch]

Kygo teams up with Riverdale star Vanessa Morgan for the official music video of their recent single together “Higher Love.” The track features vocals by Whitney Houston, who died in 2012. “Higher Love” served as a momentous release, considering it was the first record to feature Houston posthumously. The Houston estate reached out to the […]

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Kygo raises more than $110,000 for LGBTQ charities with UTOPIA live show

Earlier this summer, Kygo made his highly anticipated return to NYC during Pride Month to share a new live concept called UTOPIA. The event benefitted a number of LGBTQ charities and organizations, and with performances by Kiiara, Cirque du Soleil, JHART, Danny Verde, and more, the show proved to be one of the electronic highlights […]

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Galantis purvey pop leanings on ‘Roots,’ with Valerie Broussard

Linus Eklöw and Christian Karlsson of Galantis have teamed up with previous Kygo collaborator, Valerie Broussard for a new high-energy dance pop release “Roots,” Galantis’ fourth release of the year. Broussard’s commanding vocals carry the song from the outset with plucky guitar synth dancing between her lyrics. The song welcomes Galantis back to their pop-directed […]

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Whitney Houston’s estate enlists Kygo to produce first release in a decade, ‘Higher Love’

Kygo has paved the way for the tropical house genre, bringing it to the masses thanks to the genre’s wide commercial crossover appeal. The producer has taken another big step in his career after getting his hands on the vocals of none other than musical icon Whitney Houston for his latest, “Higher Love.” Houston died […]

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NMF Roundup: Kygo puts spin on Whitney Houston’s ‘Higher Love’ vocals, Wave Racer returns + more

It’s most important day of the week: New Music Friday. With the overwhelming amount of tunes hitting the airwaves today, Dancing Astronaut has you covered with the latest edition of The Hot 25. Kygo kicks off this week’s NMF with a dancefloor-ready posthumous Whitney Houston collaboration, “Higher Love,” and Wave Racer returns after more than two years with […]

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Kygo taps Norwegian rappers Store P and Lars Vaular for ‘Kem Kan Eg Ringe’

Norway’s own Kygo—real name Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll— just released “Kem Kan Eg Ringe,” his first single sung in his native language of Norwegian. The song features two fellow Norwegian rappers, Store P and Lars Vaular, to give the track even more authenticity. “Kem Kan Eg Ringe” represents both new and familiar sonic territory for Gørvell-Dahll. His […]

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NMF Roundup: Skrillex remixes Kelsey Lu, Drezo returns with ‘Afterlife’ + more

It’s most important day of the week: New Music Friday. With the overwhelming amount of tunes hitting the airwaves today, Dancing Astronaut has you covered with the latest edition of The Hot 25. The second-to-last NMF of May brings fresh material from Skrillex in the form of a Kelsey Lu remix. Drezo returns to drag his fans to […]

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Kygo reinstates his tropical house prowess with the help of Chelsea Cutler on ‘Not Ok’

Making his the third consecutive appearance in the first five months of 2019, tropical house sentinel Kygo is retaking the reins at the forefront of the tropical house subgenre on his latest offering, “Not Ok” with singer-songwriter Chelsea Cutler. Graceful guitar plucks held in the undertone of Cutler’s calming words set the pace for a […]

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Kygo and Rita Ora rendezvous for ‘Carry On’

Tropical house tycoon, Kygo, and Rita Ora have teamed up for a new track, “Carry On,” to be featured in the brand new Pokémon: Detective Pikachu movie. The track arrives alongside an Ora-starring visual, in which the syrupy songstress sweeps across the screen in a Pikachu yellow trench coat. Shots of a dancing Ora flash […]

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Kygo and Rita Ora rendezvous for ‘Carry On’

Tropical house tycoon, Kygo, and Rita Ora have teamed up for a new track, “Carry On,” to be featured in the brand new Pokémon: Detective Pikachu movie. The track arrives alongside an Ora-starring visual, in which the syrupy songstress sweeps across the screen in a Pikachu yellow trench coat. Shots of a dancing Ora flash […]

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Kygo and Rita Ora rendezvous for ‘Carry On’

Tropical house tycoon, Kygo, and Rita Ora have teamed up for a new track, “Carry On,” to be featured in the brand new Pokémon: Detective Pikachu movie. The track arrives alongside an Ora-starring visual, in which the syrupy songstress sweeps across the screen in a Pikachu yellow trench coat. Shots of a dancing Ora flash […]

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Kygo and Rita Ora rendezvous for ‘Carry On’

Tropical house tycoon, Kygo, and Rita Ora have teamed up for a new track, “Carry On,” to be featured in the brand new Pokémon: Detective Pikachu movie. The track arrives alongside an Ora-starring visual, in which the syrupy songstress sweeps across the screen in a Pikachu yellow trench coat. Shots of a dancing Ora flash […]

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The Chainsmokers, Zedd, & Calvin Harris nominated for Billboard Awards

The nominees for Billboard Music Awards’ 2019 have surfaced, with quite a few of the usual EDM suspects making their way into mix. A-listers like The Chainsmokers, Calvin Harris, and Kygo unsurprisingly make up the Top Dance/Electronic list, with ODESZA as a notable standout. In the crossover realm, Zedd’s infectious Grey collaboration “Middle” continues to […]

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No better way to ball: Summer Splash Las Vegas announces stacked lineup with Diplo, Kygo, Skrillex, The Chainsmokers, ZEDD, Alesso and more

Back for its 12th season, Las Vegas’ best kept secret, Summer Splash Las Vegas has revealed this summer’s programming with a star-studded cast of the world’s most in-demand DJs. This year’s staggering lineup features Diplo, Skrillex, The Chainsmokers, Tiësto, Kygo, ZEDD, Major Lazer, Alesso, Galantis, Dillon Francis, among many more soon to be announced. Along with […]

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Outside Lands’ 2019 lineup features Childish Gambino, Flume, Kygo, Flying Lotus, and more

In line with a lengthy track record of top-notch annual programming, Outside Lands‘ 2019 lineup is a mixed bag of musical talent that offers something for all types of music lover. The San Francisco affair’s collection of headliners is rife with artists who are in the midst of career hot streaks. Recent multiple Grammy Award-winning […]

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Cardi B, Skrillex, Kygo, Tiësto, and more top phase one of 2019 VELD lineup

A veteran of Toronto’s electronic events circuit, VELD Music Festival will bring a balance of dance and hip-hop acts to Downsview Park for the the festival’s 2019 iteration. The first phase of the two-day affair’s lineup features headliners Cardi B, Skrillex, Kygo, and Tiësto. Alesso, Loud Luxury, Zeds Dead, 3LAU, Ekali, FISHER, Shiba San, and […]

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New Kygo has officially arrived in the form of sentimental, ‘Think About You’ with Valerie Broussard

Valentine’s Day brought in good news for Kygo fans. The renowned crossover star Tweeted to fans that new music was on the horizon, and now “Think About You” has officially arrived. A vocal collaboration with Valerie Broussard, the tune starts off with warm guitar notes and soft padding. Soon, however,”Think About You” turns into the […]

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