Michael Gray - The Weekend

Michael Gray 2004 hit ‘The Weekend’ reclaims the spotlight on Beatport charts

In an exhilarating turn of events, Michael Gray timeless dance anthem, “The Weekend,” has surged back onto the Beatport charts, solidifying its status as a beloved classic.

Originally released in 2004, this infectious track has not only stood the test of time but also garnered remarkable achievements along its journey. “The Weekend,” released nearly two decades ago, captured the hearts and imaginations of music lovers worldwide. Its irresistible combination of groovy beats, infectious vocals, and uplifting melodies established Michael Gray as a force to be reckoned with in the dance music scene. The record achieved extraordinary success upon its initial release, swiftly climbing the charts and earning widespread acclaim. The track reached the pinnacle of the UK Singles Chart, becoming a certified gold record and solidifying its place as a bona fide hit. Its infectious energy and catchy hooks resonated with audiences, propelling it to the forefront of the global music scene. Today, the track has over 100M+ streams on Spotify alone.


Michael Gray

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Timeless Popularity: With its recent resurgence, “The Weekend” has once again captivated a new generation of listeners. Its timeless appeal and ability to evoke a sense of euphoria have made it a staple in DJ sets, festivals, and club nights around the world. The track’s infectious rhythm and feel-good vibes continue to ignite dancefloors, serving as a testament to its enduring popularity.

Cultural Impact and Recognition: “The Weekend” has transcended the boundaries of a mere dance track, leaving an indelible mark on popular culture. Its infectious sound has been featured in numerous movies, TV shows, and commercials, further solidifying its place in the collective consciousness. The track’s recognition extends beyond the charts, becoming a cultural reference point and a symbol of joyous celebration.

Listen to Michael Gray’s all time classic below:

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Acting as the CEO and founder of the site, the highly successful entrepreneur soon saw his team grow meteorically under his stewardship, amassing more than 1 million followers across the brand’s platforms. In addition, working with esteemed global entities such as Tomorrowland, AMF, EXIT Festival, Ushuaïa, Hï Ibiza, Parookaville and many others festivals and clubs aswell as some of the world’s most reputable record labels, artists and agencies.