Calvin Harris & Alesso’s “Under Control” turns 4 years old
Undoubtedly two of the biggest acts in electronic dance music, both Calvin Harris and Alesso to date reign among the worlds best DJs on the EDM scene. Although each DJ progresses on their own musical genre path, the pair shares a lot in common. Both Harris and Alesso sell-out shows worldwide and put on exhilarating performances across the worlds biggest stages including Tomorrowland, Creamfields, and Ultra. And while both have booked tracks into the EDM history books such as Calvin’s ‘Feel So Close‘ and Alesso’s ‘Years‘, undeniably one of their tracks to go down in history was their collaboration ‘Under Control‘ and it just turned four years old.
Coming together for this sensational track, the duo collaborated with Hurts whos fantastic vocals were added to the production. ‘Under Control’ got its world premiere during an Alesso performance at the open-top superclub Ushuaïa in Ibiza back in 2013. Not only did the thousands in attendance feast their ears upon the beautiful track, BBC Radio 1 listeners were able to tune in to the radio station as they broadcasted the set live on air.
The illustrious track got a music video that enlisted the help of 1,000 fans who were given the chance to feature in the video production. The music video was shot in LA and to date has over 195 million views. Relive Calvin Harris and Alesso’s electronic masterpiece ‘Under Control‘ and watch the video below.