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Questions Top100 DJs 2007 - admin - 2015-06-30 17:20

Style: 
House
Best known for: 
Axwell 'I Found U'
Tune of the year: 
Arno Cost and Arias 'Magenta'
Producer of 2007: 
Laidback Luke
Breakthrough DJ/Producer of 2007: 
Dirty South
Your musical inspiration: 
Bob Marley, disco, le French Touch
Best festival on the planet: 
Summadayze, Melbourne
Best bit of kit: 
Earplugs - to get some peace and quiet on the planes!
What tune makes you cry: 
Shakira 'Hips Don't Lie'… and not in a good way.
Naughtiest thing you've done this year: 
I threw ice-cubes on a warm-up DJ who played 'Feel The Vibe' before I was going on.

Unless you've been buried in a K-hole for the last year or so chances are you will know that 2007 has been a big year for this multi-talented DJ/producer/remixer. Having reached the heady heights of No. 6 in the UK singles charts with his summer bomb 'I Found U' (as well as notching up remixes for the likes of Bob Sinclar and Madonna), he has successfully managed to bridge the divide between underground and overground, consequently securing his place within the current crop of dance music royalty.

With an ever-growing legion of fans, including the likes of Judge Jules, Roger Sanchez, Erick Morillo, Pete Tong and Annie Mac, Axwell has also been busy spreading the good word, enlisting a whole new legion of fans with a hectic DJ schedule that has seen him touch down in nearly every continent of the world, including a Summadayze tour of Australia; Cream, Amnesia and Pacha in Ibiza; Fabrique in Moscow; countless gigs in South Africa and, of course, his Swedish House Mafia night at Miami WMC (which he hosts alongside fellow countrymen Stonebridge, Eric Prydz and Steve Angello).
With the hype on his current single building nicely, you could say 2007 has been quite a year for this Swedish wunderkind.

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