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Listen to Parachute’s acoustic cover of Zedd’s ‘The Middle’

American pop rock band Parachute broke through in 2009 with the hit single, “She Is Love” — or as some might recall, the catchy song from the Nivea TV commercials. Fast forward a few years, and a few succeeding albums, and Parachute takes on Zedd and Maren Morris’ mega hit in a barely recognizable cover […]

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Zedd – Illusion ft Echosmith (Marcus Schossow & Years Remix)

That Zedd gravitates towards vocal centric song constructions is hardly a secret—listeners can look of late to the producer’s collaboration with Maren Morris and Grey, “The Middle,” or can alternatively trace back to 2012’s “Clarity” with Foxes. Zedd released his second studio album, True Colors, back in 2015, an offering that concluded with the Echosmith […]

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Calvin Harris, Zedd, Tiësto & more: Don’t miss the full Hakkasan Group Memorial Day Weekend recap

It’s certainly no secret that the Las Vegas-based Hakkasan Group is the crowned owner of esteemed nightlife destinations. 2018’s Memorial Day was no exception, with fervorous performances from fellow 2020 residency holders Calvin Harris and Tiësto, to hip-hop heavyweights all the way down the strip. Hakksan brought their A-game and this year DA‘s here to […]

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WATCH: Zedd and Maren Morris finally perform their hit ‘The Middle’ together for the first time

The stars are aligning. After months of radio play Zedd, Maren Morris, and Grey’s hit collaboration, “The Middle,” has finally received its highly anticipated live rendition. On Saturday, April 28, Morris joined Zedd onstage at the OMNIA Nightclub in Las Vegas and absolutely stunned the crowd with her verses, later commenting on Twitter that it was her “first time […]

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The genealogy of a hit: the complex crafting of Zedd’s ‘The Middle’ [Watch]

From his Grammy-nominated Alessia Cara feature to his comparatively more recent release, “The Middle,” Zedd makes music production look easy. The mastered singles that infiltrate radio air waves, though, bespeak layers of complexity that are not immediately perceptible to listeners. “The Middle’s” seamless amalgamation of Maren Morris’ vocals with chord progressions outside of Morris’ country aesthetic […]

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The genealogy of a hit: the complex crafting of Zedd’s ‘The Middle’ [Watch]

From his Grammy-nominated Alessia Cara feature to his comparatively more recent release, “The Middle,” Zedd makes music production look easy. The mastered singles that infiltrate radio air waves, though, bespeak layers of complexity that are not immediately perceptible to listeners. “The Middle’s” seamless amalgamation of Maren Morris’ vocals with chord progressions outside of Morris’ country aesthetic […]

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Technology meets nature in Zedd’s new music video for National Geographic’s ‘One Strange Rock’

When Anton Zaslavski was tapped to score National Geographic’s new documentary, “One Strange Rock,” the German-Russian producer known as ZEDD was shocked and intrigued. Although the project would take a very different avenue from a traditional ZEDD release, the classically trained musician took on the challenge to get back to his roots. Now comes the music video inspired by […]

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Zedd, Yellow Claw, and KillaGraham produced songs on Thirty Seconds to Mars’ new album

Five years after their last LP, Thirty Seconds to Mars have released their fifth studio album, America. The rock band has teamed up with a variety of big names to round out the album, and fans will find production credits from Zedd, Yellow Claw and KillaGraham on the LP. At the beginning of 2018, Thirty Seconds to […]

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Zedd gives tour of his $16 million Beverly Hills home [Watch]

The quality of a Zedd production would suggest that the “Stay” hit-maker sleeps in the studio. Yet as the Grammy Award-winning artist’s recent interview with Architectural Digest affirms, this, of course, is not the case. The collaboration between Zedd and the magazine has resulted in a near 10-minute video tour of the artist’s 9,400-square-foot Beverly […]

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Zedd writes score for new National Geographic documentary, ‘One Strange Rock’

From M&Ms commercials to the cover of Forbes, Zedd’s career continues to surge ahead with undeviating momentum and unsurprising versatility. The Grammy award-winning artist’s latest endeavor figures Zedd as the writer of the cinematic score for National Geographic’s new documentary, “One Strange Rock.” Hosted by recent Ultra 20 surprise guest Will Smith and directed by Darren Aronofsky, […]

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Ryan Browne smashes remix of Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey’s ‘The Middle’

When Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey‘s “The Middle” came out at the beginning of the year, it quickly garnered millions of plays and views across platforms. The sugar-sweet dance/pop original featured Morris’ charming vocals over catchy production from Zedd and Grey, making for a surefire hit for all three artists. Over the months since its release, […]

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Lollapalooza announces 2018 edition with The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Vampire Weekend, ODESZA, more

The Midwest’s premier music festival, Lollapalooza, returns to Chicago’s Grant Park August 2–5 with a newly announced lineup for the behemoth, 4-day affair. Topping the 2018 bill are The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Jack White, Arctic Monkeys, Travis Scott, Logic, and ODESZA, and, most notably, Vampire Weekend — the band’s first live performance in four years. Other high-profile acts include Tyler, The Creater, CHVRCHES, LL Cool […]

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The complete iHeartRadio Music Awards 2018 Winners List

Hosted on March 11, iHeartRadio‘s annual music awards show saw dance floor dominators The Chainsmokers and Zedd leave more decorated than they’d arrived. Up for awards in three respective categories, The Chainsmokers secured their first victory for “Best Collaboration” for their Coldplay single, “Something Just Like This,” and their second for “Dance Artist of the […]

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Zedd reveals he’s working with Matt Belamy from Muse on upcoming album

One of electronic music’s biggest producers, Zedd, has been a bit distant from the public eye since the release of his sophomore studio effort, True Colors. The top-of-the-charts stalwart ramped things up a year ago with the release of “Stay” featuring Alessia Cara, which almost immediately rocketed to the number one spot on the Top 40. More recently, Zedd released a collaborative […]

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Zedd reveals he’s working with Matt Belamy from Muse on upcoming album

One of electronic music’s biggest producers, Zedd, has been a bit distant from the public eye since the release of his sophomore studio effort, True Colors. The top-of-the-charts stalwart ramped things up a year ago with the release of “Stay” featuring Alessia Cara, which almost immediately rocketed to the number one spot on the Top 40. More recently, Zedd released a collaborative […]

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Zedd reconvenes with Grey for first single of 2018, ‘The Middle’

After a 2017 led by the smash success of his double-platinum, Alessia Cara-assisted single, “Stay,” 2018 holds high expectations for Zedd. “Stay” held a consecutive six-week residency at the #1 spot on Top 40 radio in the US, and “The Middle” looks primed to be another contender for the top of the charts.The track also sees […]

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Zedd the first artist of 2018 to renew his Las Vegas Hakkasan Group residency

Following in the titular fashion of his double-platinum single, when it comes to Las Vegas, Zedd is there to “Stay.”The entertainment capital of the world will see Zedd grace a variety of Hakkasan Group venues, with the world renowned hospitality company officially extending the Grammy nominee’s residency into 2020 in what is Hakkasan Group’s first residency […]

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Apple Music’s Beats 1 Radio kicks off the year with ‘Welcome 2018’ mixes from 20+ DJs

Apple Music’s Beats 1 Radio is ushering in the new year with 24 hours of new DJ mixes, featuring ‘Welcome 2018’ cameos from some of the top names active in the electronic industry. The ‘Welcome 2018’ roster sees leading artists of 2017 Martin Garrix, Zedd, Above & Beyond, Sub Focus, Illenium and more face off […]

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