Laidback Luke reveals why Hardwell quit touring in new vlog
Laidback Luke has discussed the reasons behind Hardwell’s unexpected retirement in his latest vlog, inviting his fellow DJs Chuckie & Dannic into the conversation to explore the truth behind the announcement. Famed for his vlog series, Laidback Luke garners millions of YouTube hits each week as fans flock to see what the legendary producer has been up to, during his hectic touring life. But this time, Luke, a good friend of Hardwell, decided to take a more serious approach.
After many untimely deaths of artists this past year, a discussion surrounding mental health has been gaining traction in the dance music industry. While fans were shocked that Hardwell announced his indefinite retirement, for many friends – it made perfect sense. Both Chuckie and Dannic spoke about their memories with Hardwell and explained for the entirety of his career he has always been putting his career and success above everything in his life. Unfortunately, this mindset will eventually burn you out.
Check out the vlog below to hear Laidback Luke, Dannic and DJ Chuckie share their thoughts on why Hardwell’s decision was the right one.