Continuing to make serious waves across the global music industry, Lucky Charmes’ exciting, new, groovy house sound has made its imprint in the scene, with a number of productions cooking in the studio and a tour schedule heating up across various international hot spots. Already holding a pivitol place in the Dutch dance circuit, he gets ready to fulfill his worldwide ambitions. With a love and passion for DJ-ing resonating in his teachings as a certified trainer at the Pioneer DJ School, his status as a Pioneer Ambassador has involved sharing his unique skills behind the decks with fresh, rising talent.
You can put this multi-faced DJ/Producer behind any turntable and he will express what music is all about. With recent releases such as ‘Bobotie’, receiving support from artists such as Major Lazor, Oliver Heldens, Fatboy Slim and W&W, as well as ‘Ready’ ft Da Professor and securing plays from the likes of Martin Garrix, David Guetta and Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, the status of artists showing their support has proved his relevance as a forwarded artist. According to a recent interview in Billboard, Lucky Charmes was labeled as an open-minded artist presenting “the next big thing in music” by the legendary Tiësto.
His history of other releases spans an array of some of the world’s elite imprints such as Spinnin’ Records, Mixmash Records, Cr2 Records, Sony Music, Universal Music, Blackhole Recordings, Dirty Dutch Music, Samsobeats, Vicious Music and ofcourse his own label +31 Music.
With ‘Skank’ Lucky Charmes created a true mystery. The track circulated on BBC-radio for weeks, without anyone knowing who produced it. Heavyweights like oa. Calvin Harris, Diplo and Fedde le Grand where already showing their support for the track while the artist was still unknown. Meanwhile ‘Skank’ achieved over 3,5 million streams on Spotify.
With 4 top 10 Beatport tracks already under his belt, his journey has been catapulted with another string of expertly crafted releases, including 2016’s ‘Back 2 The Basics’ EP, available as a free download via Spinnin’ Premium for two weeks, has caught the ears of industry titans. Another release highlight was ‘Fulfill’, dominating Spotify with close to 3 million plays as well as play behind the one’s and two’s from Taio Cruz, Knife Party and Bassjackers.
Throughout the years he has impressive support from colleagues in the industry and the word of his performances has spread to an array of well-known venues. With a recent armoury of tour dates including visits to Space (Ibiza), Tomorrowland (Belgium), Summer Festival (Antwerp), as well as a special back 2 back set with the legend himself Tiësto @ LIV, Miami, his impressive tour pedigree has continued to reach new heights over the years and even made him receive a personal invitation of Martin Garrix for the opening of the season at Ushuaïa, Ibiza.
The gathered knowledge and skills he has for many different styles and his living and breathing for house music, has shaped his new groovy house sound, attacking the global dancefloors for many years to come.
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2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 & 2013