One of Kygo‘s greatest traits is probably his ability to merge his diverse range of influences into mixes and productions that appeal to a wide variety of audience demographics. Though his legacy lies primarily in his contributions to the dance music world, it’s well known that Kygo considers the classic piano sound as his roots.
A slice of history with a pinch of the future. This is the sound of Kygo joining the Beats 1 radio show for the latest episode in an exclusive guestmix, with music from across the wide electronic spectrum. After kick-starting the year curating a new roster including Martin Garrix, Alesso and Alison Wonderland as guest mixers on their show, Beats 1 established itself as a magnetic force within electronic dance music. Returning to the radio station this week, Kygo opted to take listeners on a journey through this current favorite tracks.
Along with some classics such as Kygo’s very own “Raging” or “Stay”, Kygo assembles a stunning 1-hour mix. Sticking with some of dance music’s current bangers, the show consists of tracks from the likes of Calvin Harris, Sam Feldt, Klingande, The Weekends and Gryffin, to name a few. The mix opens up with Kygo’s take on The Weeknd‘s “Often” and also features a brand new ID. Overall, this gem-packed mix has the perfect set of versatile tracks that will attract any listener. The heavyweight proves once again, that he always manages to contain the right amount of punch in every single mix that would make anyone dance from start to finish.