The Firestone of pop music collaborating with the evergreen band Imagine Dragon on their next album ‘Born to be yours’. Kygo is one of the successful and young DJ, record producer, musician, and songwriter, banging the international charts for several years. His remix of the track “I See Fire” by Ed Sheeran, brought worldwide attention and received over 55 million plays on SoundCloud and 65 million views on YouTube.
In other hands, Imagine Dragons one of the most famous American pop rock band joining for the first time with Kygo and their album ‘Born to be yours’ made over 62M views in youtube within a month. When the biggest band intersect Kygo, made a delightful treat for the fans, another banging jingle for the listeners.
Kygo originally named Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll born on 11 September 1991 from Bergen, Norway. He has quoted Swedish DJ Avicii as his main inspiration and started his musical journey by producing music with Logic Studio and a MIDI keyboard when he was 16. His first single called “Epsilon” released on 15 May 2013, but Kygo gained international recognition for the single “Firestone”, released on 1 December 2014.
Firestone was the most viewed song from Kygo in youtube with over 543M views. His second single titled “Stole the Show” released in 2015 and now over 297M views in youtube. He became the fastest artist in history to reach one billion streams on Spotify.
‘Stole the show’ won YouTube Music Video Award in 2015 and ‘Song of the Year’ Spellemannprisen in 2016. So far many other awards won by this young musician and last year “It Ain’t Me” brought Best International Video award by LOS40 Music.