artist
Zedd
Connections
577
Wins
1
Nominations
5

"A DJ can't just play one song. It's about playing a set, or how you connect songs in those two hours, and where you place them."

  • Anton Zaslavski, born September 2, 1989, known professionally as Zedd (/ˈzɛd/; derived from the first letter of his surname), is a Russian-German record producer, DJ, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter. He primarily produces and performs electro house music, but has diversified his genre and musical style, drawing influences from progressive house, dubstep, and classical music.
     
  • Zedd grew up and began his career in Kaiserslautern, Germany.[10] In 2012, he released "Clarity", which propelled him to mainstream success, reaching the 8th position on the Billboard Hot 100 and earning him a Grammy for Best Dance Recording at the 56th Grammy Awards.[11] Subsequent well-known songs include "Stay" with Alessia Cara, peaking at number 7, and, as a featured artist, "Break Free" with Ariana Grande, peaking at number 4.  
  • Did you know? Zedd began playing the piano at the age of four and drums at twelve years old.
     
  • On 23 February 2017, Zedd released his collaboration along with Alessia Cara, "Stay" which debuted at number 28 on the Billboard Hot 100 and 33 on the UK Singles Chart
     
  • On 23 February 2017, Zedd released his collaboration along with Alessia Cara, "Stay" which debuted at number 28 on the Billboard Hot 100 and 33 on the UK Singles Chart
     
  • On 6 July 2017, Zedd released his single with Liam Payne, "Get Low”.  
  • On 23 January 2018, Zedd released his single with Maren Morris and Grey, "The Middle", which was raised to No. 1 on the Billboard Pop Songs radio chart and peaked at No. 5 spot on the Billboard Hot 100.
  • Zedd was tapped by National Geographic to make a song inspired by the upcoming miniseries One Strange Rock and released a video to the song, also titled "One Strange Rock" on his YouTube channel on 9 April 2018.
     

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