Billboard Album Chart-notering voor Hardwell

Hardwell Revealed Album Billboard 2013 Dancefreax
Het mix-album Hardwell presents Revealed Vol.4 komt deze week binnen in de meest prestigieuze hitlijst van Amerika. Hardwell presents Revealed Vol. 4 was slechts drie dagen verkrijgbaar in Amerika toen het album al The Billboard Top 200 binnen kwam op #191. The Billboard Top 200 is wereldwijd één van de meest toonaangevende hitlijsten. Naar verwachting zal Hardwells mix-album de komende week verder doorstijgen, omdat de verkopen dan de verkoopcijfers van een volledige week beslaan. Behalve in The Billboard Top 200 staat het album in Amerika sinds de release in de Top 3 bij iTunes Dance en in de Top 100 van de gewone iTunes album chart.

Hardwell scoort goed in Amerika. Niet alleen zijn album behaalt charts noteringen, zijn vorige single ‘Apollo’ – Hardwell feat. Amba Shepard is inmiddels 6656 keer gedraaid op Amerikaanse radiostations Zijn nieuwe single ‘Never Say Goodbye’ met Dyro en Bright Lights is inmiddels ook al terug te vinden in de US ITunes dance-chart. Afgelopen maand stond Hardwell op de mainstage bij EDC Vegas voor 100.000 fans.

Hardwell presents Revealed Vol.4  is de vierde editie uit de immens populaire reeks Hardwell presents Revealed in release. Het album bevat niet alleen de typische Hardwell knallers; het is bovendien een perfecte reflectie van zijn energieke live sets. Naast de grootste Hardwell Mash Ups, staan er acht nog niet eerder uitgebrachte tracks op dit album inclusief tracks van de nieuwe generatie Revealed producers Dyro, Dannic, Mightyfools, Alvaro, Kill The Buzz. Tenslotte staan Hardwells laatste twee # 1 Beatport hits ‘Krewella – Alive’  (Hardwell Remix) en ‘Never Say Goodbye’  op ‘Hardwell presents Revealed Volume 4’ .

Hardwell is als DJ en producer niet meer weg te denken uit de internationale Dance scene. Tijdens het Winter Music Conference  in Miami won hij twee IDMA’s (International Dance Music Awards) en draaide hij voor een uitzinnig publiek. Deze live set is binnen twee maanden ruim 6 miljoen keer bekeken op YouTube. De live set van zijn optreden tijdens Tomorrowland 2012 is ruim 17 miljoen keer bekeken. Hardwell bewijst hiermee dat hij veruit de populairste electronic dance music artiest is op het gebied van live music sets. Het album ‘Hardwell presents Revealed Volume 4’ brengt deze ultieme festivalvibe rechtstreeks de huiskamers in.

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New release: Markus Schulz – Scream

Back in June 2010 one of the world’s most inventive electronic music minds released the artist album odyssey that was ‘Do You Dream?’ Fan applause, cross-genre DJ support and dance press acclaim greeted one chart-scaling, master-blasting single after another.

From ‘Do You Dream’s day of release though, Markus Schulz had already begun imagining and conceiving the sound designs that would go to make up his next long-playing excursion.

Now, comprising a 19-track packed collection of ear catching, floor quenching, seismic audio, his ‘Dream’ is about to turn into a mighty ‘Scream’!

“When you’re in the studio, deep in production mode on an album, your mind’s eye is forever picturing the reactions tracks, and moments in tracks, are going to generate”, says Markus. So in many respects the title ‘Scream’ is also the album’s mission statement. It’s that response, that surge of feeling and emotion I want to come back up off the floor when one of its tracks goes on. When it happens, you know all the late hours in the studio, putting the pieces in place, have been worth it!”

With a single-minded quality-meets-quantity credo, Markus has made judicious use of known vocal talent and new singer/songwriter blood on the album. These include US-based sensations Jaren and Aruna, as well as Paper Aeroplanes front-woman Sarah Howells. Also front-and-centre are precocious newer talents, with the likes of Seri and new Schulz discovery-cum-protégée, Adina Butar joining ‘Scream’s vocal cast.

Giving the album a strong song-edged bias has resulted in one with productions that span EDM’s spectrum.

For every daytime radio inciting number (‘Until It’s Gone’, ‘Love Rain Down On Me’ and current single ‘Caught’ to tag but a few), there’s also the more underground themes of tracks like ‘Deep In The Night’, ‘Absolution’ and the album’s thrilling title track. During the final weeks of ‘Scream’s production Schulz commented:“one of the side-effects of producing instrumental long-players like my Dakota ‘Thoughts Become Things’ series is that you keenly feel how much you miss working with lyrics and vocals. ‘Scream’ will be my most vocal-oriented album yet and I believe that the singer-song-writing talent I’ve collaborated with, it will also make for my most accomplished”.

‘Scream’ isn’t exclusively about the vocal though. Building the consummate 360° electronic music album requires contrast and that comes firmly into focus with its heart-of-the-dancefloor seeking instrumentals. From the scene-setting beat-free overture of ‘Our Moment’ to the serrated synthery of floor-ammo like ‘Triotronic’, ‘Soul Seeking’ and ‘Loops n Things’ (with Ferry Corsten) it delivers a comprehensive, panoramic, day-or-night-time listening experience.

Through it Schulz has once again demonstrated that the production side of his mind is alive, kicking and quite literally screaming to be turned loose. And on August 31st that’s exactly what will happen.

Planet EDM will never be quite the same again.

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Markus Schulz feat. Adina Butar – Caught

The world demanded it and he delivered. At the inaugural New York edition of the Electric Daisy Carnival; in front of thousands upon thousands of clubbers outside MetLife Stadium – home to the New York Giants and Jets – and for millions listening at home, Markus Schulz debuted his brand new vocal track “Caught” to the world.

Teaming up with talented songstress, Romania’s Adina Butar, Caught has been the subject of many social media and message board discussions in recent months. Following its exclusive radio debut in North America on Sirius XM’s BPM, Markus decided that the time as right for the entire world to be united in listening. And this was the live registration.

Caught is taken from Markus’ upcoming album Scream, with the single being released this summer.

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Hardwell released nieuw mix-album

Op vrijdag 6 juli is de nieuwe mixcompilatie ‘Hardwell presents Revealed Volume 3’ van de Nederlandse DJ/producer Hardwell verschenen. Het album is een mix-compilatie en bevat naast releases van Hardwell’s eigen label Revealed Recordings ook eigen materiaal en de grootste club tracks van het moment van Tiësto, Wolfgang Gartner, Dada Life, Knife Party, Tommy Trash, Laidback Luke, Chuckie, Nicky Romero, Dannic, Jordy Dazz en Dyro.

Het 24-jarig talent is zonder twijfel één van de meest succesvolle producers/DJ’s in de wereld op dit moment. Vorig jaar kwam hij in de toonaangevende populariteits poll, de DJ Mag Top 100 binnen op nummer #24. De afgelopen twee jaar werkte Hardwell samen met onder andere Tiësto en Chuckie en maakte remixen voor namen als RihannaTaioCruzArmin van Buuren en Martin Solveig. Zijn track ‘Cobra’ werd het officiële anthem voor ID&T evenement Energy.


Zijn huidige single ‘Call Me A Spaceman’, met vocalen van Mitch Crown, is een internationale hit en is in veel landen hoog in de charts terug te vinden. In Nederland is dit zijn tweede Radio 538 DanceSmash en tevens tweede Top 40 hit van dit jaar.

Hardwell staat dit jaar op bijna alle grote festivals zoals EDC Las Vegas, Mysteryland, Creamfields UK, Ultra Music Festival Miami, Electric Zoo New York. Tevens heeft hij een residentie in Marquee, Las Vegas. Sinds aantal maanden is ook het concept Hardwell presents Revealed uitgerold in de clubs en heeft al uitverkochte edities beleeft in Amsterdam, Miami en Las Vegas.

Afgelopen zaterdag heeft Hardwell het mega event Sensation in Amsterdam afgesloten.

Het album is hier te downloaden en via iTunes en hier te koop bij bol.com

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Afrojack’s ‘Jacked’ European Summer Tour 2012

Afrojack, one of the world’s most prominent DJs and producers, is about to set off on the largest European summer tour in his career. For over two months, Afrojack will cross almost every border in Europe to play the continent’s most prestigious festivals and venues starting on the sixth of July. Afrojack will visit nineteen different countries in less than three months to play at an imposing total of over forty shows including Tomorrowland (Belgium), Creamfields (England), Balaton Sound (Hungary) and Global Gathering (England and Ukraine).

Besides playing at Europe’s most anticipated summer events, Afrojack adds several of his own ‘Jacked’ events to his hectic schedule. The ‘Jacked’ events at Ibiza’s legendary club Amnesia, BCM Mallorca and a ‘Jacked’ take-over during ‘F*** Me I’m Famous’ at Pacha Ibiza – hosted by world’s #1 DJ David Guetta – are assured highlights of Afrojack’s extensive summer tour.

Since the foundation of Afrojack’s ‘Jacked’ in July 2011, the party concept has expanded to one of world’s most popular club nights. R3hab, Shermanology, Apster and Bobby Burns, who all form a part of Afrojack’s valued imprint Wall Recordings, will join Afrojack during the upcoming ‘Jacked’ events and select dates of the tour.

Afrojack returns to Europe right after his first own ‘Jacked’ tour in North America. The #7 of DJ Mag’s Top 100 hosted over 40 of his infamous ‘Jacked’ parties in cities like Miami, Las Vegas, Chicago, New York and Atlantic City. In addition to his own tour dates, Afrojack delivered mind-blowing performances at multiple major American festivals like Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas, Electric Daisy Carnival New York and Coachella.

Soon after this summer tour, Afrojack will release his long awaited album. Afrojack produced the album earlier this year during his stay in Los Angeles and will include collaborations with a number of world known artists. Afrojack will surely preview tracks of this forthcoming album during his shows in the next months.

Tour dates

06-07-12 Friday Barclaycard Wireless Festival @ Hyde Park London (England)
06-07-12 Friday Rock in Rio @ Ciudad Del Rock Madrid (Spain)
07-07-12 Saturday Godskitchen Fusion @ Kucukciftlik Park Instanbul (Turkey)
09-07-12 Monday Afrojack @ BCM Planet Dance Mallorca (Spain)
10-07-12 Tuesday Together invites ‘Jacked’ @ Amnesia Ibiza (Spain)
11-07-12 Wednesday Balaton Sound @ Lake Balaton Zamardi (Hungary)
14-07-12 Saturday UMF Poland @ Hippodrome Warschau (Poland)
14-07-12 Saturday Global Gathering @ Chaika Airfield Kiev (Ukraine)
16-07-12 Monday Jacked @ BCM Planet Dance Mallorca (Spain)
18-07-12 Wednesday Afrojack @ Tropics Lloret de Mar (Spain)
19-07-12 Thursday F*** Me I’m Famous @ Pacha Ibiza (Spain)
20-07-12 Friday Sunblast Festival @ Golf Costa Adeje Tenerife (Spain)
21-07-12 Saturday Afrojack @ Kursall Club Udine (Italy)
22-07-12 Sunday Afrojack @ Paradise Club Mykonos (Greece)
27-07-12 Friday Global Gathering @ Long Marston Airfield Stratford Upon Avon (England)
27-07-12 Friday Afrojack @ Cocorico Riccione (Italy)
28-07-12 Saturday Sundown Festival @ Amager Strandpark Copenhagen (Denmark)
29-07-12 Sunday Tomorrowland @ De Schorre Boom (Belgium)
30-07-12 Monday Afrojack @ Paradise Club Mykonos (Greece)
31-07-12 Tuesday Afrojack @ Tropics Lloret de Mar (Spain)
01-08-12 Wednesday Afrojack @ Sudoeste Festival Zambujeira do Mar (Portugal)
02-08-12 Thursday FMIF gets ‘Jacked’ @ Pacha Ibiza (Spain)
03-08-12 Friday Afrojack @ Gran Canaria Summer Festival Maspolomas (Spain)
04-08-12 Saturday Dance Valley @ Recreatiegebied Spaarnwoude Spaarnwoude (Netherlands)
05-08-12 Sunday Kings of Ace @ Bloomingdale Overveen (Netherlands)
06-08-12 Monday Jacked @ BCM Planet Dance Mallorca (Spain)
06-08-12 Monday F*** Me I’m Famous @ Ushuaia Ibiza (Spain)
07-08-12 Tuesday Afrojack @ Paradise Club Mykonos (Greece)
08-08-12 Wednesday Afrojack @ Starbeach Hersonissos (Greece)
11-08-12 Saturday Afrojack @ David Guetta & Friends Vienna (Austria)
11-08-12 Saturday Energy @ Hallenstadion Zurich (Switzerland)
12-08-12 Sunday Afrojack @ Aquarius Novalja (Croatia)
15-08-12 Wednesday Afrojack @ Tropics Lloret de Mar (Spain)
15-08-12 Wednesday Afrojack @ Opium Mar Barcelona (Spain)
16-08-12 Thursday F*** Me I’m Famous @ Pacha Ibiza (Spain)
20-08-12 Monday F*** Me I’m Famous @ Ushuaia Ibiza (Spain)
23-08-12 Thursday Afrojack & Friends @ Spijkenisse Festival Spijkenisse (Netherlands)
25-08-12 Saturday Creamfields @ Daresbury Cheshire (England)
08-09-12 Saturday Afrojack @ Lake Festival Graz (Austria)
13-09-12 Thursday F*** Me I’m Famous @ Pacha Ibiza (Spain)
15-09-12 Saturday Sensation @ Telenor Arena Oslo (Norway)
27-09-12 Thursday F*** Me I’m Famous @ Pacha Ibiza (Spain)

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Scream Album Cover Markus Schulz Revealed

In June 2010 one of the planet’s most creative electronic music minds unleashed his ‘Do You Dream?’ artist odyssey.  Fan applause, DJ support and press acclaim greeted one club master-blaster after another.

From ‘Do You Dream’s day of release though Markus Schulz was already imagining and conceiving the sound designs that would shape his next long-playing excursion.

Now, two years on, he’s ready… Markus’ ‘Dream’ is about to become a ‘Scream’!  

Packing a new collection of hypersonic, club-captivating tracks, from across electronic dance music’s wide spectrum, his new studio album is primed and ready to wow & thrill. Featuring some of the finest singer, songwriter and co-production talent in the EDM stratosphere, on August 24th ‘Scream’ drops.

In advance of that there are new singles, ‘Scream’s worldwide tour details, tracklist reveals, audio clip unveils, special competitions and details of how you can be among the very first people on Earth to get a hold of the fourth studio album from Markus Schulz.