Darren Styles started his career in a breakbeat hardcore group called Force & the Evolution. Paul Hobbs was a part of that group and in 1995 Styles and Hobbs split from the group and started their own label called UK Dance Records. Under the name Force & Styles they started to produce songs that became some of the biggest tracks in the Happy Hardcore genre.
In 2002 Syles officialy started his solo career. He released 2 albums and has collaberated with a number of artists. He went on a UK tour and has won over 20 awards in total.