Dash Berlin ( born November 8, 1979 in The Hague, real name Jeff X. Sutorius ) is a Dutch trance DJ and producer. The production team includes also Eelke Kalberg and Sebastiaan Molijn who have participated already at various dance acts (including Alice DeeJay ).
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In 2007 Dash Berlin released his debut single, " Till the Sky Falls Down" on the label Captivating Sounds, a sub-label of Armada Music. The track was 10 weeks in the Dutch charts and reached number 36 Armin van Buuren played the track in his A State Of Trance Year Mix 2007.
However, the major breakthrough came in 2009 with his successor singles " Man on the Run" and " Waiting" as well as his debut album "The New Daylight". He was nominated this year at the International Dance Music Awards ( IDMA ) as " Best Break -Through Artist". It was also founded his own sub label of Armada Music, " Aropa Records ". The single " Waiting", published in 2009 Dash Berlin with Australian singer Emma Hewitt, reached number 25 in the Belgian singles chart and became available on the Internet platform YouTube has been more than 18 million times. The IDMA 2010, the song was awarded Best HiNRG / Euro track. In the Best Trance Track category Dash Berlin was nominated twice, with "Waiting" and " Man on the Run".
Dash Berlin published in March 2010, his first official DJ mix album, a double album, titled "United Destination". A year later came the sequel, also a DJ mix double album, called "United Destination 2011 ". Included on this album was, among others, the single " Disarm Yourself", which was created in collaboration with Emma Hewitt and its accompanying video was filmed in Australia. Only a few weeks later there occurred large floods. Dash Berlin and Emma Hewitt decided to give all proceeds from the song " Disarm Yourself" in the Flood Relief Fund. "United Destination 2011 " also contains the track "Earth Hour". The accompanying video contains quotes from Severn Suzuki.
From January to December 2011 published Dash Berlin once a month a compilation, " Dash Berlin Top 15 ", with the supposedly best trance tracks of the month. This monthly compilation was continued in the following year under the title " Dash Berlin Top 20 " and ended in December 2012.
27 April 2012 globally released their second Dash Berlin album called "# musicislife ", which reached number 38 in the Dutch album charts. Included on this album are 13 tracks, and include the following guest musicians there: Jonathan Mendelsohn, Chris Madin, Sarah Howells, Kate Walsh and Emma Hewitt again. In addition, this album contains the single " Apollo Road ", which produced Dash Berlin with ATB. Following the release of the album "# musicislife " followed early May 2012 on a world tour starting in Mexico.
Dash Berlin became effective on January 16, 2013 in Mexico City was the first DJ Armin van Buuren for ' A State Of Trance 600 "on. Performances in Minsk, Sofia, Beirut, Guatemala and Den Bosch followed.
End of August 2013, the double album "# # musicislife Deluxe " was released. In addition to the 13 known tracks from the previous album "# musicislife " contains "# musicislife # Deluxe" and the 2013 newly produced singles " Steal You Away " and " Jar of Hearts ", a second CD with all the remixes (including Ferry Corsten ) and a DVD with all official music videos. In the Netherlands this album regarded as collector's item among fans was represented two weeks in the album charts.
At the annual worldwide ranking of DJ Mag to Dash Berlin placed in 2013 for the third year in a row among the top 10 DJs.
- The New Daylight
- The New Daylight ( Extended Versions )
- The New Daylight - The Remixes
- # musicislife
- # Musicislife (Extended Club Mixes)
- # # Musicislife Deluxe
- United Destination
- United Destination 2011
- United Destination 2012
- United Destination 4
- Worldwide Trance Sounds
- Worldwide Trance Sounds Vol 4
- Armada Night "The After"
- A State of Trance 550
- Till the Sky Falls Down
- Man on the Run ( with Cerf, Mitiska & Jaren )
- Waiting ( feat. Emma Hewitt )
- Wired (feat. Susana )
- Believe In You (feat. Sarah Howells & Secede )
- Janeiro (feat. Solid Sessions )
- Never Cry Again
- Disarm Yourself (feat. Emma Hewitt )
- Earth Hour
- Apollo Road ( ATB )
- Better Half of Me ( feat. Jonathan Mendelsohn )
- World Falls Apart (feat. Jonathan Mendelsohn )
- Go It Alone (feat. Sarah Howells )
- Silence In Your Heart (feat. Chris Madin )
- When You Were Around ( feat. Kate Walsh)
- Fool for Life (feat. Chris Madin )
- Steal You Away ( with Alexander Popov feat. Jonathan Mendelsohn )
- Jar of Hearts (feat. Christina Novelli )
- Dragonfly (feat. Carita La Nina )
Remixes ( selection)
- 2006: Sarah McLachlan - The First Noel Mary Mary
- 2008: Cerf, Mitiska & Jaren - You Never Said
- 2009: Depeche Mode - Peace
- 2010: Armin van Buuren vs. Sophie Ellis -Bextor - Not Giving Up on Love
- 2010: Medina - You and I
- 2010: First State feat. Sarah Howells - Reverie
- 2011: Filo & Peri feat. Audrey Gallagher - This Night
- 2011: Morning Parade - A & E
- 2011: Lange pres. Firewall - Touched
- 2011: 2Pac feat. Dr. Dre - California Love
- 2012: Coldplay - Clocks Ticking
- 2012: Band Of Horses - The Funeral
- 2012: Diddy - Dirty Money feat. Skylar Grey - Coming Home
- 2012: Ferry Corsten feat. Betsie Larkin - Not Coming Down
- 2013: Alice Deejay - Better Off Alone
- 2013: Nicky Romero & Nervo - Like Home
- 2013: Motorcycle - As The Rush Comes
- 2013: Hardwell feat. Amba Shepherd - Apollo
- 2013: Krewella - Live For The Night
- 2013: OneRepublic - If I Lose Myself
- 2014: Zedd feat. Matthew Koma & Miriam Bryant - Find You
- 2014: John Legend - All of Me
- # # Musicislife Deluxe
- 2007: Till the Sky Falls Down
- 2009: Man on the Run
- 2009: Waiting
- 2010: Janeiro
- 2010: Never Cry Again
- 2011: Earth Hour
- 2011: Disarm Yourself
- 2011: Apollo Road
- 2011: Better Half of Me
- 2012: World Falls Apart
- 2012: Better Half of Me & World Falls Apart
- 2012: Go It Alone
- 2012: The Official Video Hit Mix
- 2012: Callisto
- 2012: Silence In Your Heart
- 2012: Like Spinning Plates
- 2012: When You Were Around
- 2013: Fool For Life
- 2013: Steal You Away
- 2013: # # musicislife Deluxe Video Mix
- 2013: Jar of Hearts
- 2014: Dragonfly
Awards and nominations
- 2009: Dash Berlin was nominated at the International Dance Music Awards in the category "Best Break -Through Artist (Group) '.
- 2010: Dash Berlin with two tracks in the category "Best Trance Track" nominated ( Waiting and Man on the Run) at the International Dance Music Awards.
- 2010: Dash Berlin wins at the International Dance Music Awards with Waiting in the category "Best Hi-NRG/Euro track".
- 2010: In the worldwide ranking of DJ Mag Dash Berlin is ranked 15 among the top 100 DJs.
- 2011: Dash Berlin was nominated at the International Dance Music Awards in the category " Best European DJ ".
- 2011: In the worldwide ranking of DJ Mag Dash Berlin is ranked 8 in the Top 100 DJs.
- 2012: In Tunisia Music Award Dash Berlin was nominated in the category "Best DJ Producer ".
- 2012: Dash Berlin was nominated at the International Dance Music Awards with Better Half of Me in the category "Best Trance Track".
- 2012: In the worldwide ranking of DJ Mag Dash Berlin is ranked 7 in the Top 100 DJs.
- 2013: Dash Berlin was nominated at the International Dance Music Awards with When You Were Around in the category "Best Trance Track".
- 2013: In the worldwide ranking of DJ Mag Dash Berlin is ranked 10 among the top 100 DJs.