Popular Dutch music label 'Spinnin' Records', creators of the EDM boom, have become leaders in the world of dance music. Now, in the 21st Century, dance music does not hold on well without them. A least half of all EDM songs becoming a big hit all over the world are released by Spinnin' Records. Founded in 1999 by Eelko Van Kooten and Roger De Graaf, Spinnin' Records now leads about 18 sub-labels and has gained massive support all over the world. Some of the big name artists signed to Spinnin' Records include Tiesto (hosting his Musical Freedom label here), Oliver Heldens (with his Heldeep label), Blasterjaxx and KSHMR, all of whom placed within the top 25 on DJ Mag's list of TOP100DJS in 2015. Also affiliated with the label is 'MUSICALLSTARS MANAGEMENT', the management company which is run by Eelko Van Kooten. It is home to some well known DJ's such as Oliver Heldens, Quintino, Sam Feldt, Kris Kross Amsterdam and Mike Williams to name but a few. For an artist, Spinnin' Records are a huge presence and are seen as the gateway to success. DJ Mag asked Eelko Van Kooten about the history of Spinnin' Records.
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Next Spinnin' Session Info:
Excited to announce we're back at AIR Amsterdam for another special ADE edition of Spinnin' Sessions! Tickets are on sale NOW. There's a limited amount of early-bird tickets available, make sure to get yours today! Tickets available at: http://www.spinninsessions.com/
Line-up so far (in alphabetical order): Bolier, Kris Kross Amsterdam, Lucas & Steve, Mike Williams, TUJAMO, Throttle
Spinnin' Records continues to lead within the world of dance music. It has attracted overwhelming support on YouTube where it's number of subscribers has exceeded 14 million people. On the official record of global YouTube channel rankings, Spinnin' Records placed at #26, thus proving that it is supported by fans from all over the world. Eelko Van Kooten himself boasted "Spinnin' Records is the worlds leading record label" and today he continues to advance, frantically finding new possibilities in its responsibility to EDM. With the continued global release of music, Spinnin' Records continues to satisfy a wide range of audience, from the EDM beginner to the more advanced listener and will carve out a new era as one of the top leaders within the EDM scene.
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