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Nick Van de Wall, aka Afrojack, joined Tiësto and Armin van Buuren in the line of globetrotting DJs, producers, and remixers to come out of the burgeoning Dutch dance music scene. Born in Spijkenisse in 1988, he began playing the piano at age five, but after getting his hands on a copy of music-sequencing program Fruity Loops, he started to play around with samples and creating his own songs. After discovering the Rotterdam club scene, he began performing short DJ sets before traveling to the Mediterranean to hone his craft, playing at various clubs over a five-month period. Returning to his native Holland, he signed to the independent Digidance label and released his debut single, "Afrojack: In Your Face," before forming his own record company, Wall Recordings, scoring club hits with "Math" and "Do My Dance." Following performances at dance festivals Tomorrowland and Sensation, and a collaboration on David Guetta's One Love album ("Toyfriend"), he was invited to remix the likes of Madonna's "Revolver" and Lady Gaga's "Alejandro." In 2010, he teamed up with electro-pop vocalist Eva Simons on his first U.K. Top 40 hit, "Take Over Control," and also released a rarities album, Lost & Found, featuring nine previously unreleased tracks. In 2011, he collaborated with Miami rapper Pitbull for the hit single "Give Me Everything" and released his own hit track "The Future." A 2012 tour of America confirmed his growing popularity, including dates at the Ultra Music Festival in Miami and Coachella in Indio, California, plus more than 40 other venues. Soon after, he announced a worldwide deal with Universal and Island/Def Jam, resulting in global chart success with the single "As Your Friend," featuring Chris Brown. Two more singles, "The Spark" (featuring Spree Wilson) and "Ten Feet Tall" (featuring Wrabel), preceded the release of his 2014 album Forget the World, which also included guest features from Snoop Dogg, Sting, and Wiz Khalifa. ~ Jon O'Brien
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Stations Featuring

    Trance & Progressive

    Trance & Progressive
    1 song

    Scratch DJ Academy Mixtape

    Scratch DJ Academy Mixtape
    1 song

    Kids Pop

    Kids Pop
    1 song

    LGBT Pride

    LGBT Pride
    2 songs

    Hot Summer Hits

    1 song

    Top Dance

    1 song

    Workout Songs

    1 song

    Gay Anthems

    2 songs

Albums by

Top Songs by

  1.   Song
  2.   Take Over Control
  3.   No Beef featuring Miss Palmer
  4.   SummerThing!
  5.   Can't Stop by Shermanology
  6.   Ten Feet Tall
  7.   Radioman
  8.   As Your Friend
  9.   Replica
  10.   Pacha on Acid
  11.   Bangduck
  12.   Air Guitar
  13.   Dynamite
  14.   Polkadots
  15.   Ghettoblaster
  16.   Unstoppable
  17.   Musician
  18.   Do or Die
  19.   Ray Bomb
  20.   The Spark
  21.   Keep Our Love Alive
  22.   Doing It Right
  23.   The Way We See the World
  24.   Three Strikes
  25.   Freedom
  26.   Born to Run
  27.   Polkadots 2010
  28.   Lionheart
  29.   Too Wild
  30.   Selecta by Quintino
  31.   SummerThing! by Mike Taylor
  32.   Faded
  33.   Colour
  34.   What Are You Doing
  35.   Esther 2k12
  36.   Rocker
  37.   The King
  38.   No Beef
  39.   Fatility
  40.   Drop Down (Do My Dance) by The Partysquad
  41.   We'll Be Ok
  42.   Catch Tomorrow by Sting
  43.   Pop On Acid
  44.   Yubaba
  45.   Griever
  46.   Ghettoblaster by Bobby Burns
  47.   Sovereign Light Café by Keane
  48.   Amanda
  49.   Tomorrowland 2014 Mix
  50.   Mexico by Shirazi
  51.   Montreal
  52.   Die Hard
  53.   Bald 'n' Hairy by Quinten de Rozario
  54.   Esther
  55.   Maybe
  56.   Thief
  57.   Esther
  58.   Illuminate
  59.   Don't Be
  60.   In Your Face
  61.   Waho
  62.   Polkadots
  63.   Do My Dance
  64.   Amsterdamn
  65.   Selecta
  66.   What
  67.   Prutataaa by R3hab
  68.   Do My Dance
  69.   London
  70.   No Beef
  71.   Bubblegum
  72.   Bridge
  73.   Esther 2k13
  74.   Sovereign Light Café
  75.   Intro
  76.   Funk with Me
  77.   Quaky