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Danny Quest & Cheat Codes return with ‘That Feeling’ (feat. Hayley May)!

By Alex Cristian – February 20, 2021 2 0

‘That Feeling’Expectations are high as the acts join forces again. This is our third one together, and we are so glad to be able to keep working with him.” – Cheat Codes

Follow us on socials Following their earlier hit records together, US acts Danny Quest and Cheat Codes have now dropped an upwinding piece of vocal house, featuring the ecstatic vocals of London singer-songwriter Hayley May, warm piano chords and punchy drops. Making ‘This Feeling’ an incredible blend of classic house vibes and strong, contemporary sounds, as well as underlining both Danny Quest and Cheat Codes’ eagerness to get this right, once again.And sure enough, they did. For sure, life is good with ‘That Feeling’ – out now on Spinnin’ Records. Thanks to its relentless groove and feel-good character, this is a tune that will last a long time. Danny Quest has been delivering sure shot club tunes for a couple of years now, first making waves in 2018 when teaming up with Cheat Codes for the popular tune ‘NSFW’. This has resulted in millions of streams (as of 2020, their total stream tally eclipses a staggering 6 billion plays) and a global audience eagerly looking out for every new release from this continuously evolving, inimitable group. ‘That Feeling’ sees Danny Quest & Cheat Codes return in style, turning up their energy a few notches as they fuse the powerful, soul drenched vocals of Hayley May with an uptempo house groove fueled by hot blooded piano chords.As if there’s no time to lose to get this party started, the record bursts out with lively hooks, sweet drum rolls and punchy beats. If there’s one record that’s able to get the spirits lifted again in 2021, it’s this one. Coming soon, the group will drop their debut full-length album. We couldn’t have hoped for more: a new year, a new team-up, a fired-up house gem and a party that’s ready to start with ‘That Feeling’“We are so excited to have been able to make this song with our best friend Danny Quest! Speaking to their international impact, ‘Only You’ [feat. Little Mix] soared to #1 on Pop Radio in the UK, while they received dozens of platinum certifications in 20 countries.By now, the guys are renowned for exploring their potential in genres as wide as pop, R&B, electronic and alternative. As 2021 is getting into its groove, a highly anticipated collab has emerged for what’s sure to be one of the year’s ultimate dance gems. Demi Lovato], the gold-certified ‘Feels Great’ [feat. Fetty Wap & CVBZ], and gold-selling breakout ‘SEX’ with Kris Kross Amsterdam. A year later, the guys followed up on this collab with the massive hit record ‘I Feel Ya’, a moody piece of vocal deep house that struck a chord with a wide audience

Maintaining a prolific pace, the US trio Cheat Codes has steadily amassed a diverse discography, including the platinum Pop Radio Top 5 smash ‘No Promises’ [feat. Safe to say, these guys have a name to uphold.

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GATTÜSO opens the year strong with house anthem “Somebody”, out on Ultra Music this week !

By Alex Cristian – February 20, 2021 13 0

Following an impressive six single releases in 2020 alone, GATTÜSO is gearing up for an exciting year ahead. He hit the ground running in summer 2018 with his first original production “Who We Are,” and in just over a year’s time he signed an exclusive record deal with legendary dance music label Ultra Music. Driven by an energetic bassline and gritty drums, the song is made to make you move. GATTÜSO opens the year strong with house anthem “Somebody“, out on Ultra Music this week! Follow us on socials His last single of 2020, “Bring That Back,” topped Spotify’s “Dance Rising” playlist, along with many others, and now has over 1.5 million streams across DSPs. New York City-based DJ, producer and remixer GATTÜSO (AKA Reem Taoz), is quickly making a name for himself on the global dance music scene.

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ALAN WALKER JOINS FORCES WITH “MAD AT DISNEY”HITMAKER SALEM ILESE ON NEW SINGLE “FAKE A SMILE” !

BRIT-Awards nominee and diamond-selling DJ/Producer, Alan Walker teams up with the impeccable “Mad at Disney” hitmaker Salem Ilese for their captivating new collaboration “Fake A Smile.” The hypnotic track further develops Alan Walker’s unique production style, which, in combination with Ilese’s honest and vulnerable vocals, showcases why they are two of the most sought after musical acts in the game. I’m really happy with the result and proud of the work done by the entire video team and Kristian Berg, the director who I’ve worked closely with for a majority of my past videos.”

Salem Ilese jumped on the track after connecting with Walker through mutual friends adds:

“Fake a Smile” to me is a song about the people in your life that have the power to pull you out of your darkest moments. We were able to put something so special together from a distance, I hope everyone enjoys it!”

Follow us on socials Alongside the single, I’m also releasing my new music video which we shot more than 6 months ago. I’m honored to be a part of this song with Alan Walker! The video further tells the story of the Walkers and the challenges they had to face, and I hope people like this new chapter in the story. Those are the people I keep closest to my heart and whom I wanted to acknowledge in this song. I really like the meaning behind it, and Salem Ilese did an amazing job of performing the vocals. She’s an exciting artist that I think people should definitely pay attention to in the time to come. In anticipation for the single, Walker released a 2021 supertrailer in December 2020, exciting fans and gearing Walkers all over the world up for the continuance of the story preceding and following “Fake A Smile.”  Walker recently announced his global partnership with gaming-industry giant ASUS, proudly presenting as the ambassador for their “Republic of Gamers”-line. Alan Walker who also produced the single offers:

”’Fake A Smile’ is a song that I’ve been working on for a while. In celebration of the release of his new single today, Walker also dropped his new “Fake A Smile” merchandise collection.

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FAITHLESS ENLIST LATIN GRAMMY AWARD-WINNER MALA RODRIGUEZ ON POWERFUL ‘NECESITO A ALGUIEN’ (I NEED SOMEONE) !

By EDM Nations – February 20, 2021 3 0

Featuring in several Best Albums Of 2020 lists, ‘All Blessed’ charted at No.6 in the Official Album Chart and No.1 in the Dance Album Chart and No.1 in the Independent Album Chart. Mala Rodríguez was the first (and only) female artist to win both Best Urban Album and Best Urban Song at the Latin Grammy Awards. Mala Rodriguez has toured globally and has collaborated with a range of artists that include Romeo Santos, Nelly Furtado, Calle 13, Ibeyi, and Tego Calderon and her recent tracks with Juan Magan (‘Usted’), Beatriz Luengo (‘Caprochosa’) and Ibeyi (‘Me Voy’) have all gone Platinum. Faithless have graced festival stages the world over, including Glastonbury’s famous Pyramid Stage twice. Previous Faithless single ‘Synthesizer’ received strong support, including BBC Radio play from Pete Tong, Annie Mac, Jo Whiley, Annie Nightingale, Shaun Keaveny, and Nemone. Full of emotion, on ‘Necesito a alguien’ (‘I Need Someone’), Spanish superstar Mala Rodríguez‘s beguiling and haunting vocal perfectly complements Nathan Ball’s sublime original vocal. With its themes of loneliness and isolation, ‘Necesito a alguien’ (‘I Need Someone’) couldn’t be more relevant to these current times. Globally, they’ve sold out multiple arena runs. In a history that stretches back some 25 years, Faithless have long occupied a pivotal position in the world of British electronica. Marrying elements of house, trip-hop, dub and a songwriting flair into arena-filling explosive, euphoric sounds. Their accomplishments tell their own story: seven Top 10 singles, six Top 10 albums (three at Number 1), a Mercury Prize nomination for their brilliant sophomore album, 1998’s ‘Sunday 8PM’ and their impressive four times Platinum certified ‘Forever Faithless – The Greatest Hits’ adding to a career total in excess of 15 million worldwide. Her extensive catalogue has garnered her a multitude of fans, including Barack Obama, who featured Mala Rodríguez’s ‘Tengo Un Trato’ in his 2015 Summer Spotify Playlist. ‘All Blessed’ charted at No.6 in the Official Album Chart and No.1 in the Dance Album Chart and No.1 in the Independent Album Chart. Follow us on socials  The new Faithless album ‘All Blessed’, their first studio LP in 10 years, is out now on BMG and has been winning rave reviews from press and fans alike. Faithless’s poignant second single ‘I Need Someone’, which quickly became a fan favorite on their acclaimed album ‘All Blessed’, receives a powerful update courtesy of double Latin Grammy Award-winning Spanish rapper Mala Rodríguez. ‘I Need Someone’ is the second single released from Faithless’s first studio LP in 10 years, ‘All Blessed’, out now on BMG and winning rave reviews from press and fans alike. DJs supporting the track included Roger Sanchez, John Digweed, Tom Novy, Marco Carola, Claptone, Gabriel & Dresden, and Kryder.