X MUSIC 2017
X MUSIC 2017
Julie Bergan, a creative and talented songwriter and dedicated artist, has already managed to achieve more than 100 million streams in her career. Doors began opening for real when she released her smash hit ”All hours” October 2015, followed by ”I Kinda Like It”, February 2016. The success continued and she reached an impressive peak later in 2016, when she climbed all the way to the top of the Norwegian charts with the #1 banger ”Arigato”.
Kaveh Kholardi er en rapper, låtskriver, produsent og artist som er født og oppvokst i Oslo, Grünerløkka. 22-åringen har vært et kjent navn i det norske musikkmiljøet i flere år og har de siste årene vært en av Norges mest strømmede, omtalte og omdiskuterte rappere.
Det voldsomme gjennombruddet kom i 2014 da Kaveh slapp “Snufs”. Låten tok sats oppover listene på nyåret og ble en av årets mest strømmede norske låter. “Snufs” ble nominert til P3 Gull og NRJ Music Awards i kategorien Årets låt. Kaveh ble også nominert til årets nykommer på Spellemannsprisen 2014. Han fulgte opp suksessen med hjertebarnet “Sannheten Sårer” som ble sluppet i 2014. I 2016 slapp han så oppfølgingsalbumet “Salute” som ble kritikerrost med femmere både av P3 og Dagbladet.
Seeb are an electronic music trio consisting of Norwegian musicians and producers Espen Berg, Simen Eriksrud and Nick Strand. Based in Oslo, Norway, Espen, Simen and Nick have, until recently, been working as producers and songwriters, the turning point came when they began to focus completely on their own unique sound and music. That was the start of Seeb.
Their debut single “Breathe” was released in March 2016. Their remix of Coldplay’s ”Hymn For The Weekend” currently sits in the Spotify Global Top 30 with over 200 million streaming plays. You may know their newest hit single ”What Do You Love”.
After 10 years and 8 records, Dunderbeist still deliver quality rock in Norwegian. This is a band that stands steady as a mountain in the hearts of its fans, no matter if its the 7-year-old or the 80-year-old. During their career they have built a strong name for themselves within the Norwegian rock-scene with fantastic concerts and top scores in the media. They have also left their mark outside of Norway, and have toured Europa with, among others, Fear Factory and Devin Townsend project. They have received international reviews such as as 5/6 in Metal Hammer (DE) and 4/%5 in Terrorizer (UK) to mention a few. The 10. of March this year they will release their new single «Tvilja», with a following tour of Norway that starts with a definite bang at X Games Norway in Hafjell.
Dunderbeist just released “Kometen kom”, the first single from their upcoming album, to be released the same date as their live performance here at X Games at Hafjell march 10th. Check it out:
Artist, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and producer Mugisho was born in Congo, but raised in Norway. Mugisho has had a blast working in studios in Norway and abroad, developing his own music as well as working creatively with other artists and producers. The feedback is singularly positive, with standing invitations to work with some pretty big names. He is described as talented, hard-working, ambitious and focused, yet relaxed, creative, fun and playful.
When the two creative souls Dag and Halvor met in Liverpool in 2010 their immediate friendship quickly developed into an exciting and interesting musical collaboration.
The boys started as song writers and producers for other acts, such as SVAL, Julie Bergan, OMVR and Ylvis, with great success and over 40 million streams (!). Still, 2015 was the year that Dag and Halvor became Skinny Days, and the year they stepped away from their anonymous existence behind the mixing desk, and towards their rolls as respected artists and musicians – once and for all.
Meet SISTEMA, a DJ/Producer, from the west coast of Norway, Haugesund, based in Bergen.
Started with DJing in the end of ’09, and have already performed at the biggest clubs in Norway such as Emil&Samuel(Oslo), Taket(Stavanger), Luux(Oslo, Bergen), Ricks(Trondheim, Bergen), Krasnapolsk (Haugesund), many other large locations and nightclubs, and a number of major events. Reached the semifinals in Bergen in 2011, and the norwegian finals in Movida Corona DJ Competition in Oslo, 2012.
Future Duper are Lars and Benjamin. Producer ninjas. Playfully creative. Unfiltered. Restlessly productive. Boldly ambitious. Comfortable outside of comfort zones. Almost 4 metres tall. Future Duper like San Holo and Flume, ice hockey and drum machines, Los Angeles and Hønefoss*, pre-parties and after-parties. Fever (feat. Hilde) is their debut single. As hot as the title implies. Out January 27.
Pasha is truly one of the most exciting hip-hop acts emerging from Norway’s rap-scene. Despite being only 22 years old, Pasha has already created buzz in media such as NME, Transworld, 730.no, Clique and Kingsize Magazine with his unique and playful style. With his iconic “fro”, Pasha’s first singles ‘Around the Area’ and ‘Colorblind’ received great feedback topping Spotify’s viral lists all over Scandinavia.
Pasha has a reputation for being a highly charismatic and energetic live artist, and has supported hip-hop legends such as ONYX and DJ Premier. Last year, Pasha performed at the X-Games in Oslo and was highly praised by the event’s participants and audience alike.