When Corona hit the world, nothing cheered us up more than some energizing bangers that allowed us to dance our asses off in our bedrooms. As in 2021 probably not much will change, and we will still be forced to forget about music festivals and raves, it’s a great opportunity to get to know the newcomers to the scene! We put together a list of 5 EDM artists you have to check out and stream this upcoming year!
From his utopian studio in Sydney, Australia, Naderi has established his status in electronic music by breaking new ground in the scene — he’s widely known as the artist to pioneer and develop the now-ubiquitous melodic bass sound in dance music, an achievement that’s spurred a flurry of cutting-edge music from all over the world. Since the inception of his career, Naderi defies traditional music conventions that privilege genres over artistry.
LATEST BANGER > EP ‘HOTBOX’
4/ JULIAN KNOXX
Music has always been one of the most fascinating points for JULIAN KNOXX. He received professional piano/keyboard lessons and later played keyboard and percussion in a band. Over the time JULIAN KNOXX became more interested in electronic dance music, especially when he discovered his idol Martin Garrix. After that he started to create his own music and later deejayed in local clubs. His debut single @Never Let Me Go was added to Spotify’s playlist Friday Cratediggers.
LATEST BANGER > ‘Line’
20-year old Jacob Kucera, better known as MEJKO – is a producer and multi-instrumentalist from the Bay Area in California.Combining the deep and lush textures of organic instruments with electronic synths, MEJKO’s works have been featured on label imprints such as Trap Nation, Lowly. Palace, and Artist Intelligence Agency’s tastemaker label “Wonderlust”. During the past year, MEJKO has amassed over 2 million Spotify streams across his discography. His singles “False Eternity” and “DEREALIZE” have both amassed over half a million streams across YouTube and Spotify. For the future ahead, MEJKO is constantly striving to push his sound forward against the grain of generic musical limitations.
LATEST BANGER > EP ‘Rebirth’
2/ SOUND QUELLE
Valery Lebedev, better known as Sound Quelle, is a Russian musician from the city of Togliatti. The Sound Quelle sound focuses on a beautiful harmonious music in combination with moderately aggressive bass lines. Sound Quelle has released his productions via Armada Music, Black Hole Recordings, Enhanced, Premier and many other labels. Furthermore supported by some of the best DJs in the world, such as: Above & Beyond, Markus Schulz, Ferry Corsten, Paul van Dyk, Paul Oakenfold, and many others.
LATEST BANGER > EP ‘Kinkajou / Vozzhayevka’
Awakend is an electronic producer & artist that combines lush, sweeping soundscapes & heart-wrenching melodies with high energy, driving bass-lines and percussion. Minnesota producer Kevin Lang melds several genres together including trance, future bass, and melodic dubstep in an attempt to create sonic worlds that you can get lost inside of. His most popular tracks to date include Breathe, Feels Like a Dream, and his remix of Jason Ross’s ‘When The Night Falls’ with Fiora.
LATEST BANGER > ‘Let You Go’