DJ Herkules have created the sound of Norwegian action sports for decades, with heavy involvement in skateboarding, motocross, skiing and snowboarding. As one of the leading hip-hop DJs in Norway, as well as a semi-professional snowboarder, DJ Herkules is able to adapt his musical pursuits to action sports contests far and wide, inspiring fans and athletes to push the envelope.
Beginning in 2003, DJ Herkules served as the official DJ for The Arctic Challenge. And in the time since, DJ Herkules became one of the most prominent names at clubs, events, concerts and festivals, including live appearances with Warlocks, Diaz, Son of Light, Don Martin, Mad Con, Lars Vaular, Kenneth Engebregtsen and many more. When International hip-hop stars visit Norway, DJ Herkules is the favourite warm-up act for many.
And because of his longstanding partnership with Terje Haakonsen and crew, DJ Herkules became the obvious choice for turning tables at X Games Norway. With an ability to seamlessly cross musical genres and get athletes pumped, look for DJ Herkules to be providing the inspiration and push at X Games Norway 2018.
Christian Thoresen, born in Herøy, Norway 26 of June 1987, a producer and DJ better known as Chris Viviano.
Chris Viviano has already built himself a great position in the European market by playing in countries like Italy, the Netherlands, Deutschland, and Switzerland. Back home, Chris Viviano has attended great music festivals such as Palmesus (Kristiansand), Færder-festivalen (Tønsberg), Havana (Sandnessjøen), and Opptur (Bodø).
Viviano learned early how to master the art of writing and producing which lead him to a collab with another Dj, SJUR on a remix of Faded by Alan Walker. The remix has generated 3.71M on Chris Viviano’s own Soundcloud profile. The Remix got international recognition on the music festivals Tomorrowland (BE) and Ultra Music (US).When in 2015 – 2017 Chris Viviano had his own radio show, “Late Night Session” on NRJ Norge, the biggest pop commercial music radio station in Norway.
Three15 Records and Warner Music Norway signed him later on, and he has now produced and released “Holding You Back”, “Got Your Love” and “Like Us”. The songs have been rotating on national radio stations: NRKP3, NRKMP3, KISS and NRJ Norge.