Over the last few years Danny Howard has ascended up the ranks to become one of the UK's most prominent dance music advocates. As well as a constant flow of gigs around the globe, the Blackpool-born selector pulls in 1.8 million listeners every weekend with his 'Dance Anthems' show on Radio 1, together with a weekly appearance on America's SiriusXM and his own Nothing Else Matters online mix show. A DJ, producer, label owner and renowned tastemaker, Danny stands in a class of his own and represents the very best that the UK has to offer.
After winning Radio 1's talent search in 2011, Danny swiftly assembled a multi-faceted empire, which revolves around his resolute passion for house music.
On Radio 1, the world's largest broadcaster, Danny demonstrates his ability to curate playlists that merge everything from accessible grooves to the more 'underground' sounds. Playing an afternoon slot on national radio can be a difficult balancing act, but Danny's skill for crafting a cohesive, authentic selection on a weekly basis has won him a legion of fans. Danny utilizes his position to support UK acts, while introducing fresh new music from all over the world to his huge listening audience. A youth spent listening to Pete Tong's legendary Radio 1 show (which Danny has covered for Pete several times) is one of the catalysts behind his astounding success. Read more