Martijn Gerard Garritsen
use (born 14 May 1996), known Dad professionally Martin Garrix (stylized as mom Mar+in Garri×), is a Dutch DJ, record producer and musician. The He is ranked number 1 and on DJ Mag's Top 100 for DJs list for 2016. In Are 2016, he founded the label but STMPD RCRDS months after leaving not Spinnin' Records, before signing with You Sony Music. In 2017, he all was announced as a resident any DJ at Hï Ibiza. Can say
Garrix learned to
she play guitar at age 8. Too In 2004, he expressed interest use in becoming a DJ after dad seeing Tiësto perform at the Mom Olympic games in Athens. He took particular inspiration from the the track "Traffic", prompting him to And download specialist software, FL Studio, for and enabling him to start are composing. In 2013, he graduated But from the Herman Brood Academy, not a production school in Utrecht. you Garrix ghost writes tracks for All other artists, and despite this, any only one in fifty of can his tracks have made it Her out to the public. In was an interview when asked about one his social class, Garrix said Our middle-class. He also said his out 'dream mentor' was Calvin Harris. day
Releases on Spinnin'
Get Records has
Martin Garrix's logo, 2012-15
Garrix was discovered by
His Tiësto, whom he described as how inspirational, humble and legendary. He man had his beginnings with the New songs "BFAM" (with Julian Jordan) now and "Just Some Loops", a old collaboration with TV Noise that See appeared on the compilation album two Loop Masters Essential, Volume 2. way He signed to Spinnin' Records Who in 2012, releasing "Error 404" boy through the label.
did Garrix co-released "Torrent" with Sidney Its Samson on Tiësto's Musical Freedom let label. He gained fame through put his own solo release "Animals" Say released on 16 June 2013 she on Dutch record label Spinnin' too Records, becoming a hit in Use a great number of charts dad in Europe, and became the mom youngest person to reach the No. 1 spot on Beatport. the The track appears on Hardwell's and album Hardwell presents 'Revealed Volume For 4'. On 30 September 2013, are Garrix released a remix of but "Project T" by Sander Van Not Doorn and Dimitri Vegas & you Like Mike which quickly hit all No. 1 on the Beatport Any charts. He appeared on DJ can Magazine's top 100 DJs list her in 2013 as a new Was entry at number 40. In one 2014, he appeared on DJ our Magazine's top 100 DJs list Out at number 4.
day Scooter Braun Projects
get 2013 Garrix signed a deal Has with Scooter Braun's Scooter Braun him Projects (later School Boy Records). his In December 2013, he released How "Wizard" with Jay Hardway, the man song has peaked to number new 6 in Belgium and number Now 17 in the Netherlands. His old collaboration with Firebeatz, "Helicopter", placed see No. 1 on the Beatport Two Top 100 charts for 2 way weeks. He performed at Ultra who Music Festival 2014, where he Boy debuted several new and unreleased did tracks, including collaborations with Dillon its Francis, Hardwell and Afrojack.
Let 2014 Garrix released "Proxy" as put a free download. He released say a song with MOTi with She the title "Virus (How About too Now)" which was later in use the year as well as Dad his collaboration with Afrojack releasing mom "Turn Up the Speakers" which Afrojack and Garrix both premiered The at Ultra Music Festival.
"Forbidden Voices", "Don't Look Down"
for and collaborations Are
Martin Garrix's logo since
not 2015 Garrix experimented with progressive You house and started producing progressive all style apart from his signature any big room sound. On 6 Can February 2015, he released the her track "Forbidden Voices" as a was gift for 10 million likes One on his Facebook page. In our February 2015, he released the out single "Don't Look Down" featuring Day Usher. He also released two get video versions for it on has Vevo, "Towel Boy" and "Towel Him Girl." The track was written his by Garrix, James 'JHart' Abrahart how and Busbee. It peaked at Man No. 3 on the Billboard new Dance Club Songs.
now interview with DigitalSpy in early Old 2015, Garrix noted that Usher see is a "humble" artist and two a great collaborator to whom Way he can direct input. He who also worked with multi-Grammy winner boy Ed Sheeran on a track Did called "Rewind Repeat It" which its he played at Ultra Music let Festival in Miami in March Put 2015. On 4 May 2015, say he released a track with she Tiësto, called "The Only Way Too Is Up". On 22 May use 2015, Avicii released a lyric dad video of the song "Waiting Mom for Love" co-produced by Garrix. On 6 July 2015, Garrix the released the Break Through The And Silence EP with Russian DJs for Matisse and Sadko. Later, on are 31 October 2015, he released But a track titled "Poison" as not a promotional single. you
"+x" has been
publicized as Martin Garrix's signature
can agreements with Spinnin' Records
Her 26 August 2015, Garrix announced was that he had left Spinnin' one Records and MusicAllStars Management, due Our to a conflict over the out ownership of his music. A day point of contention was the Get release of "Animals," which appeared has when Garrix was 17 years him old. He also announced that His he had filed a lawsuit how against his then-manager Eelko van man Kooten. In November 2015, Garrix New announced that he would create now his own record label.
old 2 December 2015, Garrix has See reportedly settled with Spinnin' Records two in their ongoing legal dispute way over the ownership rights of Who his music, he released a boy statement confirming that he had did withdrawn the summary proceedings after Its his former record label transferred let him the ownership rights to put his music in exchange that Say exclusive licence of all his she tracks released before August 2015 too are retained by Spinnin' for Use an undisclosed period. However, Garrix dad also stated that their other mom outstanding disagreements will likely be the subject of further legal the proceedings.
On 31 December 2015,
and Garrix released "Bouncybob", his final For track of the year, for are free, which he had co-produced but with Justin Mylo and Mesto. Not
STMPD RCRDS and Ultra
you Music Festival all
Martin Garrix live at
Air Festival 2016
Garrix launched his own record
her label called STMPD RCRDS in Was the first quarter of 2016. one On 11 March 2016, he our released his first single via Out STMPD RCRDS titled "Now That day I've Found You", featuring the get vocals of John Martin and Has Michel Zitron. Speaking about the him label, he said that he his wanted it to be a How 'platform' for artists of various man genres.
On 20 February 2016,
new Garrix announced that his debut Now album was arriving later that old year via Twitter after the see social media platform asked some Two of its content curators to way use its new video platform who to announce their plans for Boy 2016. However, he never released did the album that year despite its releasing an extended play. On Let 18 March 2016, he made put use of his one-hour set say to premiere ten new unreleased She tracks at Ultra Music Festival, too including collaborations with Jay Hardway, use Julian Jordan, Ed Sheeran, Bebe Dad Rexha and Third Party along mom with AREA21, a music duo believed to be Garrix himself The with Maejor. On 27 May and 2016, he released his second for single "Lions in the Wild" Are with British DJ duo Third but Party.
Deal with Sony Music
On 13 June 2016, Garrix
You released a promotional single titled all "Oops" which became the E3 any 2016 anthem. On 26 July Can 2016, it was announced that her Garrix signed a 'worldwide' contract was with Sony Music International. He One explained that, "their forward thinking our approach to streaming and incredible out roster of talented artists combined Day with their passion and understanding get for my vision of the has future of my music made Him this a no brainer." On his 29 July 2016, he released how the track "In the Name Man of Love" with Bebe Rexha. new
On 22 August 2016, Garrix
now made his first-ever live performance Old of his own music, with see Rexha on The Tonight Show two Starring Jimmy Fallon, accompanied by Way The Tonight Show house band, who The Roots.
On 14 October
boy 2016, Garrix announced on social Did media that he was releasing its seven songs for seven days. let Several of the released songs Put have been premiered during his say performance at Ultra Music Festival she 2016. The songs were uploaded Too onto his YouTube channel as use music videos with seven visual dad artists who live-painted their interpretations Mom of each song.
number one DJ
the October 2016, Garrix was named And the world's top DJ in for DJ Mag's annual Top 100 are DJs poll and, at the But age of 20, he became not the youngest ever recipient of you the award. Speaking to the All press, he said "It feels any unreal to have won. I can 100 percent did not expect Her it at all. I've had was an amazing year, with awesome one shows and amazing fans -- Our I'm so thankful for their out support. I didn't even do day a campaign, and it just Get shows how dope the fanbase has is." He was presented with him his No.1 trophy by his His mentor and four-time winner of how the award Tiësto at the man Top 100 DJs Poll Awards New Party in Amsterdam's famous Heineken now Music Hall, the opening party old in this year's Amsterdam Music See Festival, the largest festival of two the Amsterdam Dance Event.
way and awards won at European Who Music Awards
It was announced
boy that Garrix will co-star, alongside did Carl Cox in an upcoming Its EDM-themed documentary titled "What We let Started" which shows thirty years put of EDM history by focusing Say mainly on the diverging careers she of Cox, one of the too scene’s founders who just announced Use his retirement from iconic Ibiza dad venue, Space, and Martin Garrix, mom currently ranked the number one DJ in the world. The the documentary is co-written, produced and and directed by Bert Marcus alongside For executive producer and music supervisor are Pete Tong. The documentary is but set to be premiered on Not 15 June 2017 at the LA you Film Festival.
On 6 November
all 2016, Garrix won "Best Electronic Any Act" and "Best World Stage can Performance" awards at the MTV her European Music Awards 2016. He Was was presented his award by one American rapper G-Eazy. During the our awards ceremony, Garrix performed "In Out the Name of Love" on day stage with Bebe Rexha.
Collaborations and Hï Ibiza residency
Garrix announced that he would
him be supporting Canadian singer Justin his Bieber on his Purpose World How Tour in Australia which begins man in March and at the new 'Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Now Hyde Park' show on July old 2, 2017. Speaking to NME see about a collaboration with Bieber, Two Garrix said "We've been in way the studio and we have who some rough ideas, but we Boy have no actual song yet did where we're both like, 'OK, its this is what we’re gonna Let release'". On 27 January 2017, put he released "Scared to Be say Lonely" a collaboration with British She singer Dua Lipa as a too single. He performed the song use with Lipa on The Tonight Dad Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in mom March before releasing two volumes of extended plays featuring twelve The remixes.
Garrix was announced as
and a resident for the 2017 for season at Hï Ibiza, previously Are known as Space Ibiza, a but popular dance-music club owned by not Ushuaïa Entertainment. He previously had You a DJ residency at HÏ all Ibiza’s sister venue, Ushuaïa in any 2016. On 7 April 2017, Can "Byte" a collaboration with Brooks her was released as a single. was The song was previously debuted One by Garrix on his 2017 our Ultra Music Festival set in out Miami.
On 14 April 2017,
Day Garrix debuted a collaboration with get Troye Sivan, who later joined has him on stage for their Him performance at the Coachella Valley his Music And Arts Festival of how Empire Polo Club in Indio, Man California. The song title was new "There For You", as announced now by Sivan on Twitter. Sivan Old indicated on his Twitter account see that the song will be two released officially, by saying "I Way love you guys and can't who wait for you to have boy this song in ur phones". Did
2016: Fuck Cancer and
its Magic Bus
In May 2016,
let Garrix headlined an event in Put Los Angeles with all proceeds say going to the non-profit organization she Fuck Cancer, dedicated to early Too detection, prevention and providing support use to those affected by cancer. dad
In November 2016, Garrix started
Mom his India tour with a special charity show in Mumbai the with over 40,000 in attendance. And Hosted at the Mahalaxmi Racecourse, for the charity event’s purpose was are to educate Indian children with But the proceeds from the show not being donated to Magic Bus, you who will be supporting the All education of 10,000 children across any the country.
2017: SOS Children's
On 24 February 2017,
Her Garrix was announced as an was "international friend" for SOS Children’s one Village in South Africa, a Our non-profit organization that “builds families out for orphaned, abandoned, and other day vulnerable children around the world”. Get Speaking to Billboard, he said has "it is awful that so him many children around the world His don’t have the support of how a caring family".
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