Archive | Pop (Commercial House)

Alan Walker releases remix of Avicii’s ‘Lonely Together’

Alan Walker has been a producing powerhouse in 2017. He’s kept up the momentum all year with a range of songs, including remixes, originals and even a rework of his own song. He’s finishing the year on a high note with a powerful, pop-based remix of Avicii and Rita Ora‘s “Lonely Together.”Walker uses his signature […]

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Premiere: JP Saxe – Anybody Else (Win & Woo Remix)

Chicago-based duo Win & Woo have had a stellar 2017. From an array of successful singles like “Chicago” with Bryce Fox to partnering with Blue Moon brewing for “Constellation” to their current tour with fellow Windy City natives Louis the Child, Nick Winholt and Austin Woo haven’t slowed down in the slightest as the year has progressed.They’re […]

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Premiere: WHTKD – Secrets ft KStewart

German producer WHTKD is bringing his sun-soaked melodies to the waves of DA with the premiere of his latest single, “Secrets” with KStewart.The Cologne artist made a big splash nearly three years ago with the release of “Say To Me,” which has garnered more than 2 million streams on SoundCloud since it came out in April […]

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Codeko & Austin Mahone release fall anthem ‘Say Hi’ after playing 8 shows in 24 hours

While he may still be on the rise, UK newcomer Codeko is certainly making strides to make 2018 his breakout year.Last year was when the London-based producer made his first stir, earning the official Electric Zoo anthem for his song “Walking with Lions” after winning Mysteryland’s remix contest. Continuing his success into this year, Codeko […]

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Shy Martin – Good Together

Behind the scenes pop siren Shy Martin is responsible for penning such hits as Mike Perry’s ‘The Ocean’ and The Chainsmoker’s ‘All We Know,’ among a plethora of top pop and dance co-signs that now includes Astrid S, Bebe Rexhe and Kygo. This month sees the Stockholm-based artist, lesser known as Sara Hallstrom, step out […]

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The Federal Empire – Perfect Strangers

LA-based electronic/alternative duo The Federal Empire is comprised of multi-talented Chad Wolf and Grammy-nominated songwriter McKay Stevens. They’ve opened for A-list acts such as X Ambassadors and have collaborated with dance music masterminds Sam Feldt and Martin Garrix, with their latest release “Shot By My Own Gun,” featured on Feldt’s 2017 Sunrise album.The duo creates a satisfying hybrid […]

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Adam K & Soha – Lost In Twilight (Feat. HALIENE & Matthew Steeper)

Long-serving Canadian producer Adam K found his feet during a turning point for electronic music. Finding a sweet spot between the melodic finesse of progressive house, the uplifting properties of heyday trance and the vocal prowess that came to spell the genre’s footsteps into mainstream culture, the Toronto native called the likes of Kaskade and […]

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Adam K & Soha – Lost In Twilight (Feat. HALIENE & Matthew Steeper)

Long-serving Canadian producer Adam K found his feet during a turning point for electronic music. Finding a sweet spot between the melodic finesse of progressive house, the uplifting properties of heyday trance and the vocal prowess that came to spell the genre’s footsteps into mainstream culture, the Toronto native called the likes of Kaskade and […]

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Marshmello ft Khalid – Silence (Lost Kings Remix)

Lost Kings had been noticeably absent from the remix ring in recent months — until now. The duo continues to reign supreme when it comes to remixing, ironically breaking their own remix ‘silence’ with their recent revamp of Marshmello’s Khalid feature, “Silence.”The reboot’s glowing pop-oriented melodic additions and faster tempo indicate that when it comes to remixes, just […]

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Disco Fries – ‘Side By Side’

Disco Fries quickly became known figures within the EDM scene after they partnered with Tiësto in 2013 for “iTrance.” Since then, the New York-based duo have honed their sound into a highly palatable one that walks the line between pop, commercial house, and to some extent, trance.Lately, the outfit has been exploring their pop side […]

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Above & Beyond infuses pop into trance with latest release ‘Northern Soul’

A pulsing bassline and distinctive vocals plunge the listener into “Northern Soul,” Above & Beyond’s newest single. The trio has released a regular and extended version of the track, and “Northern Soul” trades Above & Beyond’s usual mystical trance elements and replaces them with an upbeat poppy sound. The breakdown and subsequent drop are still distinctively trance-infused, […]

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Star-studded ‘Dirty Sexy Money’ features Afrojack, David Guetta, Charli XCX, and French Montana

Although it may feel like 2013 with the reunion of industry heavy-hitters Afrojack, David Guetta, Charli XCX and French Montana bring us back to 2017 in new star-studded collaboration, “Dirty Sexy Money.” Charli XCX makes a statement with her commanding vocals, and French Montana complements her chorus with his rapping interwoven into the end of the track.The upbeat pop drop […]

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Cheat Codes & Demi Lovato join forces on ‘No Promises’

Dance-pop duo Cheat Codes have scored a dream collaboration Demi Lovato, a rising star in her own right. “No Promises” has a fixture charts and was performed live on Good Morning America, a notable addition to the track’s popularity.Cheat Codes have established themselves as one of the biggest acts in the electronic scene. They’re a fixture in the […]

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Two Friends add their spin on an MGMT classic

Los Angeles-based producers Two Friends are well-known for their spunky and vibrantly wild revamps of originals. Their latest, a take on MGMT‘s anthem, “Kids,” is undeniably catchy.Keeping the original lyrics from the electro-pop powerhouse, Two Friends successfully incorporate their own sound, highlighting the all-encompassing melody of the track in good measure. Adding additional emphasis to the beat, […]

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3LAU releases ‘Star Crossed’ music video, donates profits to hurricane relief

Those looking for an exotic fix without leaving the comfort of home should tune into 3LAU‘s new music video for the single “Star Crossed.” The Vegas native enlisted travel videographer Rob Strok to shoot and direct the video — a hire readily apparent in the breathtaking scenery of Kauai where the video was filmed. The music video takes […]

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Kygo enlists Wrabel for house track ‘With You’

As November 3rd inches ever closer, the date when Kygo is set to release his sophomore album Kids in Love, anticipation grows ever higher. Every day of the week preceding the album release, Kygo is releasing one track from the LP. So far, Kygo has unveiled five of the songs: title track “Kids In Love,” “Never Let You Go,” “Sunrise,” “Riding Shotgun,” and collaboration […]

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Kygo releases OneRepublic collaboration and pop-leaning ‘Riding Shotgun’ ahead of album release

Kygo‘s sophomore album Kids in Love is set for release on November 3, and for a week preceding, the Norwegian producer has been releasing one track a day from the LP. So far, the album is a combination of tropical house and pop with collaborations ranging from John Newman to OneRepublic.The first three tracks from the album […]

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Shaun Frank – Addicted ft Violet Days

Canadian producer Shaun Frank has a track record of making music ranging from deep house to pop. His latest release, “Addicted” featuring Violet Days, fits into the latter, making it perfect for radio. Days’ catchy vocals carry the track into an upbeat pop drop with a tropical house flair.Frank and Days co-wrote the track with the help […]

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