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Kygo (Ultra/RCA)
5/11/15

What It Is: This Norwegian DJ/producer burst onto the map with his worldwide chart-topper “Firestone” featuring Conrad Sewell. The track reached #4 on Spotify’s Global chart and has already amassed 145m+ streams on Spotify worldwide. Follow-up track, “Stole the Show,” featuring Parson James, debuted with 5m+ streams in its first week, a #1 look at Hype Machine and resounding critical praise. Billboard called the 24-year-old phenom “electronic music’s next superstar.”

SINGLE: “Firestone” f/Conrad Sewell

LIVE: Just wrapped sold-out Euro and North American tours; recent performances at Ultra Music Festival, Coachella; upcoming slots at Mysteryland Festival, CounterPoint Music and Arts, Firefly, Lollapalooza, Osheaga Festival

INTERNET: 145m+ global Spotify streams globally, 57m+ worldwide streams for “Stole the Show”; 8.6m+ video views for single; 5.3m+ video views for “Stole the Show” following its premiere as part of the YouTube Music Awards; approaching 200m total plays on SoundCloud, 18m+ plays for single on SoundCloud; 943k+ Facebook likes

RADIO: At Top 40 and Rhythmic radio now; added to BBC Radio 1’s C List and Capital’s B List

PRESS: Features in EW, Thump, Music Times, Magnetic, Your EDM, Shazam, Teen Vogue Must See, more

BOOKING: Joel Zimmerman/WME

MANAGEMENT: Myles Shear/Golden Hare Group