Oliver Heldens

Oliver Heldens

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Oliver Heldens, a Dutch House music DJ/Producer who found success with his song Gecko at the age of eighteen. In 2020 he held the position of 8 out of 100 DJs in DJ mag.com.

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Summary Dutch House music DJ/producer Oliver Heldens is a House music specialist with most sub-house genres under his belt. The DJ displays his commitment & passion for his music and has performed in more than 100 shows in a year. Early years While at high school, he became acquainted with electronic music, his school would host House parties, and that’s when Oliver felt the energy of the music and became inspired by the genre. Aged thirteen, he began teaching himself how to make beats and experimenting with sounds. Career Oliver’s inspirations came from the UK deep house sound and artists like Disclosure & producer Kaytranada. In 2013 he gained the opportunity of signing with Spinning Records. He released a few tracks, but it wasn’t until he dropped the track “Gecko” with its deep house that he got his first big break. The track blew up and reached the no:1 spot in the UK charts. After sending the song to Tiesto, he stated that he wanted to sign the track to his label “Musical Freedom” label. Oliver created Heldeep label in 2015, combined with a weekly radio show. The DJ/producer was keen to promote aspiring producers. What transpired was the release of the “Heldeep talent” EP with some of the label's emerging producers. Heldens and the label's new talent went on to tour many countries around the world. Signed to RCA records in 2018, Oliver has remixed for a host of artists such as Katy Perry & Calvin Harris and performed at an array of sets, notably Tomorrowland, Glastonbury, and Electric daisy carnival.