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 Artist 


Netsky
   
Number of songs: 4 | Total weeks on charts: 38
Appearing in a total number of: 7 charts | Total period running: 199 days
Biography
Rarely have we seen someone rise through the ranks as quickly as 23 year old Boris Daenen, a.k.a Netsky. Having a Belgian passport doesn’t often turn D+B heads, so you can be sure it’s his tunes which do the talking! Having secured releases on some of the biggest labels in the scene, gained DJ support from the likes of Friction, Hype, Fabio and London Elektricity, the young Belgian from Edegem near Antwerp earned a nomination as “Best Upcoming Producer” at the Drum + Bass Arena Awards in 2008 and fulfilled this ambition two years on with is “Best Newcomer Producer” award in 2010.

Leading a wave of new skool D+B talent from Europe with his blend of uplifting, melancholic melodies and heavy dancefloor bass + beats, Netsky’s popularity as both a DJ and producer is second to none.He first came to Hospital’s attention with “Smile” and “Tomorrow’s Another Day” was quickly snapped up, signing exclusively to Hospital in late 2009. Netsky’s first release on Hospital was the iconic “Memory Lane” (as featured on “Sick Music 2″ in 2010) and this was swiftly followed up by his chart topping debut album - “Netsky”– in May of the same year. Following virtually unanimous praise and hype from all corners of the globe, it plunged Netsky firmly into the limelight, where he has remained ever since, delivering a potent mix of dancefloor anthems, vocal led classics and that clean cut new jungle sound which has become his trademark.

Since then, Netsky’s profile as a remixer has been affirmed by his huge remixes of ubiquitous club anthems such as Pendulum – “Witchcraft”, Plan B, Leftfield – “Release The Pressure”, Audio Bullies – “Only Man”, Swedish House Mafia – “One” and most recently Jessie J – “Nobody’s Perfect” and Rusko – “Everyday” (which was included on the recently released “Fifteen Years Of Hospital Records” album).

Alongside all this, is Netsky’s hectic DJ schedule which regularly takes him across Europe, the UK, US, Australia and across the world, headlining Hospitality events and beyond. His skills behind the decks are enviable and he seems to have a Midas touch; able to transform even the most subdued of parties into an ecstatic, bouncing rave within a matter of minutes and it is no coincidence that he was nominated for the Radio One ‘Essential Mix Of The Year’ in 2010.

With a huge fan base and celebrity status in his home country, Netsky’s star just keeps on rising. What’s more there are more big things in the pipeline, including a new album underway, meaning 2012 is looking to be another golden year for Belgium’s premium D+B export.

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Sources: Last.fm, Wikipedia


Netsky in the news
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Bazzi Is Back With Sun Kissed Track "I.F.L.Y." (19/07/2019) UKF Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary At Exit Festival With Chase & Status, Dub FX And Dozens More! (14/05/2019)
Netsky Releases Remixes For Smash Hit "I Don't Even Know You Anymore" Ft. Bazzi & Lil Wayne (16/03/2019) Netsky Releases New Single "I Don't Even Know You Anymore" Ft. Bazzi & Lil Wayne (15/02/2019)
Ari & Mia Releasing New Album In March, "Sew The City" (07/01/2019) Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike Releases Live Set Of 'Garden Of Madness' (03/01/2019)
Netsky Reveals New Single "Ice Cold" Ft. David Guetta (15/10/2018) Jay Z, J. Cole, The Chainsmokers Headline 2017 "Budweiser Made In America" Festival (02/05/2017)
Virgin Records' Beth Ditto Announces New Album "Fake Sugar" (05/04/2017) ignore (05/04/2017)
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IndiMusic TV Global Launch Event With Tim No 37 And Juliya Chernetsky On June 5th At Slake NYC (26/05/2015)
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