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A self-taught producer, London's SBTRKT -- aka Aaron Jerome -- mixes elements of dubstep, 2-step, garage, house, soul, and techno into a bass-heavy blend of flowing melodies and intricate percussion. The project's name was intended to remove the identity of any one person from the music, and SBTRKT even performed with a mask on to preserve that concept. After years of honing his craft, in 2009 Jerome sent tracks to DJs including BBC Radio 1's Graeme Sinden and Mary Anne Hobbs, who made singles such as "Nervous" into radio hits. SBTRKT's remixes for M.I.A., Basement Jaxx, and Underworld, among others, also met with success, as did his self-released singles Timeless and Right Place. He also issued a pair of singles for the enigmatic Brainmath label, LAIKA and 2020, as well as the Break Off/Evening Glow single for Ramp Recordings, which featured Jerome's frequent vocal collaborator Sampha. SBTRKT's first gig was at the famed Fabric club; he also DJ'ed at the club Plastic People, where he met an A&R rep from the Young Turks label, which released the Soundboy Shift EP in 2010 and the Step in Shadows EP and his self-titled debut album in 2011. One of its singles, "Wildfire," featured Little Dragon vocalist Yukumi Nagano and caught the ear of rapper Drake. His remix of the song received airplay on New York's WQHT and Miami's WPOW. The year 2014 saw him release his sophomore album, Wonder Where We Land, along with a trio of EPs, Transitions I, II, and III. He returned in 2016 with Save Yourself, which featured contributions from the-Dream, Sampha, and Mabel. ~ Heather Phares
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Albums by
SBTRKT

Top Songs by
SBTRKT

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Wildfire
  3.   Hold On
  4.   Living Like I Do
  5.   Something Goes Right by Sampha
  6.   Pharaohs by Roses Gabor
  7.   Look At Stars
  8.   Step In Shadows
  9.   New Dorp. New York.
  10.   Hide or Seek
  11.   Colonise
  12.   TBD by Sampha
  13.   Never Never
  14.   Revert by The Dream
  15.   The Light
  16.   Osea
  17.   Sleep in Tokyo
  18.   Fright
  19.   Go Bang
  20.   The Unspoken
  21.   Let Them In
  22.   Good Morning by The Dream
  23.   Gon Stay
  24.   Temporary View
  25.   Resolute
  26.   Gamalena
  27.   IMO
  28.   Nervous
  29.   LAIKA
  30.   Trials of the Past by Sampha
  31.   Right Thing to Do by Jessie Ware
  32.   Kyoto
  33.   Ready or Not
  34.   Jamlock
  35.   Bury You by The Dream
  36.   Voices in My Head
  37.   If It Happens
  38.   Hold The Line
  39.   Wonder Where We Land
  40.   Day 1
  41.   2020
  42.   Ride To Freedom
  43.   Problem (Solved) featuring Jesse Ware
  44.   Higher by Raury
  45.   Lantern
  46.   Everybody Knows
  47.   One Week Over
  48.   Pause For Thought
  49.   Heatwave
  50.   I Feel Your Pain featuring D.R.A.M.
  51.   Sanctuary featuring Jessie Ware
  52.   Stifle
  53.   Ready Set Loop
  54.   Day 5
  55.   Higher
  56.   Highs & Lows
  57.   Gemini
  58.   Look Away
  59.   Kaoss
  60.   Looks At Stars
  61.   Kind Of Familiarr
  62.   Midnight Marauder
  63.   Right Place
  64.   Rundown
  65.   Soundboy Shift
  66.   Timeless
  67.   Twice Bitten
  68.   Problem (Solved) by Jessie Ware
  69.   Forgotten
  70.   Paper Cuts
  71.   War Drums by Warpaint
  72.   Spaced Out featuring Boogie
  73.   Maybe featuring Andrew Ashong
  74.   Decemberist
  75.   Problem (Solved) by Jesse Ware
  76.   Forgotten by Raury
  77.   Spaced Out by Boogie
  78.   Tamagochi
  79.   Gon Stay by Sampha

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