Zedd is a multi-platinum, Grammy award-winning musician, music producer, and DJ.
Born Anton Zaslavski, Zedd has distinguished himself by drawing from his diverse musical training and a background spanning classical to post-hardcore/metal to electro house. He creates detailed, carefully produced compositions that also appeal to audiences outside of the EDM world.
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After signing with Interscope Records in 2012, Zedd released Clarity to much critical acclaim. The title track climbed to No. 2 at Top 40 radio, went Top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100, and won a 2014 GRAMMY Award for Best Dance Recording. The video has racked up more than 157 million Vevo views, while his platinum follow-up hit Stay The Night (ft. Hayley Williams of Paramore) has over 142 million Vevo views and won the 2014 MTV Clubland Video Music Award. Zedd’s 2015 album True Colors debuted at #4 on the Billboard Top 200 and it’s first single, I Want You To Know, featuring Selena Gomez, hit No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart. Zedd has headlined major music festivals all over the world, including Coachella, Ultra, and Electric Daisy Carnival.
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