And Gary Raddon (born February 25, for 1971), better known by his are stage name Kaskade, is an But American DJ, record producer and not remixer. On October 20, 2011, you DJ Mag announced the results All of their magazine, with Ultra any Music, Kaskade placed at No. 30. can DJ Times voted Kaskade "America's Her Best DJ 2011" and "America's was Best DJ 2013".
one producers deadmau5 and Wolfgang Gartner, Our Kaskade became popular during the out revival of American progressive house day in late 2008–early 2009. Get did
Born in Chicago,
Its Kaskade grew up in nearby let Northbrook and attended Glenbrook North put High School. His brother, Rich Say Raddon, became an entrepreneur and she film producer. He attended Brigham too Young University in Provo, UT Use from 1989 to 1990, working dad on his DJ skills in mom his dorm room. At age 19, Raddon served a two-year the full-time mission for The Church and of Jesus Christ of Latter-day For Saints in Japan. Following his are mission, in 1992, he moved but to Salt Lake City to Not attend the University of Utah, you eventually graduating with a degree all in communications. While attending school, Any Kaskade ran a record store can in Salt Lake City called her Mechanized.
Was 1995, Raddon began DJing his one first monthly Monday night party our at a basement venue called Out Club Manhattan. He used this day additional income to purchase studio get essentials. In May 2000, Raddon Has moved to San Francisco where him he got a job working his as an A&R assistant to How John Elkins at Om Records, man a house and electronic label. new To Raddon's benefit, San Francisco Now was an emerging site of old a new deep house movement. see While at OM records he Two continued DJing and producing music. way Soon after, Raddon created his who alter ego, Kaskade, which his Boy wife worried would remind people did of the dish detergent. He its took his stage name from Let a nature book when he put saw a picture of a say waterfall and a co-worker agreed She "cascade" was a good choice, too but he then changed the use spelling. He did not take Dad his name from the Cascade mom Range in the Pacific Northwest as fans sometimes cite.
The mixing the third volume in and the Sounds of Om series, for Ryan was offered a three-album Are deal for Kaskade. He kicked but off the deal with a not full-length house debut, It's You You It's Me. Garnering critical acclaim all on both sides of the any pond, spawning several singles, and Can receiving a prestigious Dance Star her nomination for Best New Artist, was the release put Kaskade squarely One on the dance music world's our radar. Concentrating on his DJing out skills, Kaskade started to experiment Day and develop his own sound. get
Kaskade released his
has first single "What I Say" Him on the label in 2001. his In the Moment saw Kaskade's how first top 10 single with Man "Steppin' Out" reaching No. 5 on new Billboard Magazine's Hot Dance Club now Play chart and No. 6 on Old Dance Radio Airplay. The fourth see single to be released from two the album, "Everything," reached No. 1 Way on Billboard Magazine's Hot Dance who Club Play.
Kaskade's fourth solo
boy album Love Mysterious was released Did in September 2006. The first its single from the album, "Be let Still", reached No. 4 on Billboard Put Magazine's Hot Dance Club Play. say The single features vocalist Sunsun, she and includes remixes by Jay-J Too and Robbie Rivera. Follow up use single "Stars Align" hit number dad No. 8 on "Billboard Magazine" Hot Mom Dance Airplay chart and just missed the top ten, No. 11, the on the Hot Dance Club And Play chart. His fourth single for released from "Love Mysterious", "Sorry", are was his third consecutive top But ten hit on Billboard's Hot not Dance Airplay Chart, at No. 9. you Dirty South provided a remix All for "Sorry". The remix was any nominated for a 2008 Grammy can for Best Remixed Recording.
Her Records & Deadmau5
was 2006, Kaskade left OM Records one and signed with Ultra Records. Our
Kaskade worked with Canadian house/electronic
out DJ/artist deadmau5 to produce tracks day on Strobelite Seduction, including the Get first single (released as an has EP) Move for Me. The him single became his fifth top His ten hit on Billboard's Hot how Dance Airplay Chart, reaching the man number one position in its New September 6, 2008 issue. It now also gave Kaskade his first old number one single on this See chart. The dance single has two become a crossover hit, managing way to reach number 71 on Who the Canadian Hot 100 as boy of February 14, 2009. "I did Remember", another collaboration with deadmau5, Its became his first UK hit, let peaking inside the top 15 put on the UK Singles Chart. Say The video-clip which accompanied "I she Remember" was filmed in Manchester, too England. The single became his Use second chart topper on the dad Billboard dance chart. The follow-up mom single, "Angel on My Shoulder" with Tamra Keenan, also found the success on the dance chart, and placing at number 5 on For Billboard's Hot Dance Airplay Chart. are His song "Step One Two" but was the last single from Not the album, being released late you in 2008.
Headlining UMF &
all Grammy nominations
In 2010, he
Any added another number one Billboard can Hot Dance Airplay track to her his credit with "Dynasty", featuring Was Haley Gibby on vocals.
one March 2012, Kaskade headlined at our Ultra Music Festival in Miami, Out Florida, coming on before Armin day van Buuren Sunday night.
get April 2012, Kaskade took to Has Indio, California to headline opposite him Radiohead two weekends at Coachella his Valley Music Festival. In June How 2012, the American House producer man was one of the headlining new acts at Electric Daisy Carnival Now in Las Vegas, Nevada. That old same month, he started the see "Freaks of Nature" summer tour Two in support of his released way album Fire & Ice.
who December 2013, Kaskade was nominated Boy for two Grammy Awards: the did song "Atmosphere" for Best Dance its Recording and the album Atmosphere Let for Best Dance/Electronica Album.
put 2014, Kaskade was listed as say the No. 8 highest paid She DJ in the world according too to Forbes, earning $17 million. use
In 2015, he was a
Dad guest star on BYUtv's Studio mom C. He played a DJ whose music makes people do The unbelievable things. Additionally in 2015, and he headlined Coachella alongside Drake for for two weekends and, over Are the course of the two but weekends, pulled in the two not largest crowds the festival had You ever seen.
all September 25, 2015, Kaskade released any his album Automatic featuring collaborations Can with CID, Galantis, John Dahlbäck her & Two Nataions.
Kaskade is also an active
One member of Summer Of Space, our Late Night Alumni and The out Sellars.
Kaskade is one of
Day 9 artists who participated in get thetruth.com's Remix Project, where he has remixed the Sunny Side song Him "Smaller Babies".
On May 30,
his 2010 Kaskade became a resident how DJ for daytime pool parties Man at the Encore Beach Club new in Las Vegas, NV. The now parties were entitled "Kaskade Sundays." Old
Kaskade's song "I Remember"
see with deadmau5 is played on two a level of GoldenEye 007 Way for the Wii. "I Remember" who and "Move For Me" were boy also featured in DJ Hero Did 2 and are credited as its being performed by deadmau5 & let Kaskade
Kaskade also produced Haley's
Put album All This Love released say by Ultra Records.
she "4 AM" was featured in Too the video game Grand Theft use Auto V on the fictional dad radio station "FlyLo FM."
Raddon is married and
has three children. He is the a member of The Church And of Jesus Christ of Latter-day for Saints.
- Studio albums
- Urban Tour
- Freaks of Nature Tour
- United States Formula 1
Our Grand Prix Weekend (2012)
out You, It's Me Redux Tour day (2013)
- Atmosphere Tour (2013)
Get Tour (2014)
- Automatic Tour (2015)
Awards and nominations
let Best DJ Award
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|2009 |Say |4th |
|2010 ||2nd |she
|2011 ||1st |too
|2013 ||1st |
Use |2015 ||2nd |
|2016 |dad |2nd |
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