Beloved DJ Alesso has thrilled fans this week, dropping a teaser of what is sure to be his next hit on Twitter.
Alesso is a Swedish DJ and electronic dance music producer. He was born in Stockholm, Sweden in 1991 and began playing the piano at age 7. He became interested in electronic music when he was 16 and started producing his own music.
Alesso’s first EP, Alesso EP, was released in 2010. A year later, he released his first single, ‘Calling (Lose My Mind),’ with Swedish house producer Sebastian Ingrosso (of Swedish House Mafia) and featuring Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic. The song was a commercial success, reaching number one on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart and number 11 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Alesso has since released a number of other successful singles, including “Heroes” (featuring Tove Lo), ‘Under Control’ (with Calvin Harris and Hurts), ‘If It Wasn’t for You’ (with OneRepublic), and ‘I Wanna Know’ (with Nico & Vinz). He has also collaborated with a number of other artists, including David Guetta, Sebastian Ingrosso and Usher.
Alesso has headlined a number of major music festivals, most notably Tomorrowland, Coachella and Electric Daisy Carnival. He has also won a number of awards, including the Electronic Music Award for Best Newcomer in 2012 and the MTV Europe Music Award for Best Electronic Dance Music Act in 2014.
Alesso is easily considered one of the most successful DJs in the world. He is known for his melodic and uplifting sound, which has helped him to become a popular choice for both club and festival crowds.
Listen to more of his music on Spotify to prepare yourself for his next drop.