Eva Simons op 1 in de Britse hitlijst

Eva Simons leeft niet alleen “the American dream”, maar inmiddels ook “the British dream”. De Nederlandse zangeres is namelijk te horen op will.i.am’s nieuwe single ‘This Is Love’, die deze week op nummer 1 is binnengekomen in de Britse Top 40. Eerder deze week trad Eva met de Black Eyed Peas-zanger op in ‘America’s Got Talent’.

Eva’s eigen single ‘Don’t Like You’ is verkrijgbaar via iTunes.

Connect:
http://www.evasimons.com
http://twitter.com/evasimons
http://www.facebook.com/evasimonsmusic
http://www.youtube.com/evasimons

Introducing: Dani Deahl

Few in electronic music do as much as Chicago’s Dani Deahl. Counting credits as a DJ, producer, journalist and blogger, Dani’s reach within electro is all encompassing. She’s produced a Billboard charted track, interviewed heavyweights like David Guetta and Tiga for national publications, played Lollapalooza three times and currently runs a successful blog.

Born and raised in the city that invented house music, Dani was drawn to the genre at an early age, becoming a DJ and landing her first residencies while still in high school. Since then, she’s expanded into production and quickly made her mark. She’s worked with vocal artists from Sue Cho to Oh Snap! and Whiskey Pete, who lent vocals to the Billboard featured “Poppin Bottles”, her songs have been praised by artists like Diplo, Smalltown DJs and Donald Glaude and signed to prestigious labels Red Stick (a Strictly Rhythm label), Royal One, Dirty Fabric, Atomic Zoo and more.

Dani hasn’t just made her mark with music, but is an established writer as well. Beginning as a contributor for URB Magazine, she was later hired as the House Section Editor and branched out to write for other publications. Since then, she’s also written for Chinashop (Red Bull’s magazine), TimeOut, Mateo, BPM and more, interviewing the top artists in the world, reviewing albums and singles and writing feature articles. Dani also began her own blog, dsquared, in 2009. Featuring artist-approved, high quality downloads for free, she applied her journalism background to the site, offering detailed reviews for the audio posted. The format and music selection quickly garnered a worldwide fan base and the site now boasts between 60,000-80,000 monthly visitors with five staff writers.

Connect:
http://www.danideahl.com/
https://twitter.com/#!/danideahl
https://www.facebook.com/DJDaniDeahl
http://www.youtube.com/DaniDeahl
http://soundcloud.com/dani-1

Introducing: DJ / MC Vika Kova

Everyone knows DJ Vika Kova who has been rocking the dance floors for some time now, but not everybody knows that she started out in 2001 as an MC/vocalist. Over the years she shared the stage with every “big boy in the business” such as Tiesto, Paul van Dyk, Armin van Buuren, Carl Cox, Bob Sinclar, Shapeshifters, Freemasons, Fedde Le Grand, Chuckie, Afrojack, Laidback Luke and many more.

Nowadays DJ Vika Kova is bringing you the best of both worlds when she gets behind the decks, with a mic just within her reach so she can empower her set with live vocals anytime she feels like it.

Using her perfect sense of timing that she developed over the years of live MC-ing, she keeps her sets fresh and fun, stunning the crowd with her vocal skills when they least expect it.

Born in Russia, she grew up in Germany and went back to Russia just to settle down in Amsterdam (The Netherlands) a couple of years later. No matter where she went though, music always remained a constant factor in Vika Kova’s life. Always supported by her parents, she graduated cum laude from the Music and Ballet Academy, followed by the prestigious Music Conservatory of Moscow.

As MC, Vika expended many boundaries of this profession and was the voice of the main ID&T events, such as MysteryLand, Sensation White and Innercity. Also Carl Cox choose Vika Kova to be the voice of his Revolution radio shows and tours.

Today she’s playing the hottest parties at some of Holland’s finest clubs such as Paradiso, Panama, Escape and VIP Room. DJ Vika Kova spreads her message of love and peace and has great fun doing it! She is regularly touring in the Middle East, Eastern Europe and in Asia and is now a part of the innovative club concept called Supper & Sound @Het Bosch (Amsterdam, NL). From 6th of March Vika’s new club concept “Sunday Slide” will be to visit @VIP Room in Rotterdam (NL) every first Sunday of the month.

As the voice of a producers duo 2Dirty, in 2009 she reached Nr.1 on Dancetunes.com with “Climax in my Head”. Their next track “In the Army” has been released in 2010 on Mostiko Records. Vika’s next creation, collaboration with producer/DJ Kasper Kwant, is called “Night Together” and was released in May, 2010 on Omerta Records.

For now Vika Kova is the voice of Carl Cox Revolution tour and radio shows again. For the 4th year in the row you can hear Vika every Tuesday.

Connect:
http://www.vikakova.com/
https://twitter.com/#!/vikakova
http://www.facebook.com/vika.kova
http://soundcloud.com/vika-kova
http://premium.vikakova.podomatic.com/
http://www.myspace.com/vikakova
http://vikakova.hyves.nl/

Introducing: Miss DJ Pookie

Ellen van Olst is the girl behind Miss DJ POOKIE. She was born in the south of The Netherlands. As a little babygirl, she loves MUSIC….singing & dancing from the age of 1. In 2008 she got more & more involved with the dancescene and she started to work for ID&T BV. End of 2009, Ellen got inspired by her boyfriend “DJ Pascal Heemskerk” who infected her with the DJ – Virus. It’s 4 april 2010 when her first set “Entering The First Time” is born! I’m an intuitive/emotional artist, audiojunkie and soundlover from the heart, addicted to beats, bass and magical sounds. I have to feel the music!! It must be energic, melodic with nice feelings.

http://www.pure.fm/Pookie2/
http://soundcloud.com/miss-dj-pookie
http://www.facebook.com/pages/miss-DJ-POOKIE/108883132532055
https://twitter.com/#!/DJMisspookie