Get ready to experience the ultimate in Dutch dance music! Breda’s own Dannic is a true heavyweight in the scene, with his signature groovy big-room club sound leaving audiences worldwide begging for more. This is an artist that lives and breathes music, and it shows in everything he does.
Dannic is a highly acclaimed Dutch DJ and producer hailing from Breda. Over the years, Dannic has made a name for himself as a go-to artist within the music industry, consistently delivering high-quality productions and outstanding DJ sets that confirm his status as a driving force in the scene.
From his early releases on Toolroom and his close relationship with Hardwell’s Revealed Recordings to the launch of his highly praised Fonk Recordings, Dannic’s constant output of dance floor-ready bangers and groove-laden productions continue to excite audiences worldwide. His music has received widespread support from industry stars such as Swedish House Mafia. Afrojack, Hardwell and Martin Garrix.
Dannic’s live performances are nothing short of legendary. Dannic’s DJ skills are also highly regarded in the industry. He is a master at beatmatching and mixing, and he often incorporates creative transitions and effects into his sets. He is also known for his flawless track selection while gracing the stages of some of the world’s biggest festivals, including Creamfields, Tomorrowland, and EDC. His impressive DJ skills and stage presence have earned him a reputation as one of the most exciting live acts in the business. He knows how to read a crowd, and he always delivers exactly what they want. According to the legendary Fedde Le Grand, “Dannic is a DJ’s DJ. His sets are second to none, and his productions always deliver the goods.”
One of the standout features of Dannic’s career is his own label, Fonk Recordings. From sourcing Demos, A&R’ing, design and production, the first release through Fonk Recordings, ‘Funky Time’, was supported by industry stars Axwell Λ Ingrosso and David Guetta, as a swathe of Top 10 releases year on year via the imprint has gone on to signify its cult and club-loving status, Fonk Recordings also hosted another sold-out showcase party of label family and friends during the Amsterdam Dance Event in October – a feat Dannic has now succeeded in elevating three years on the run, as well as playing a whole host of the city’s arenas, underground clubs and boat parties. As over 400,000 music-lovers descended onto the city, all of these components proved the perfect catalyst to propel Dannic and the future of Fonk Recordings into its next exciting chapter. This imprint is all about the groovy big room club sound that Dannic has become known for. With solo releases and VA EPs, he has brought together some of the most exciting artists in the scene to create a sound that is truly his own. Fonk Recordings has seen huge success, with tracks like “Bump N Roll” and “Blaze” topping the charts and earning Dannic global acclaim.
Despite his success, Dannic remains humble and grounded, always striving to connect with his audience and provide them with an unforgettable experience. As he notes, “I always try to keep a balance between the music I love and what the crowd wants. It’s not always easy, but that’s what makes it so rewarding.”
Dannic’s experience playing in different countries and cultures has given him a unique perspective on music and its ability to bring people together. He explains, “Music is a universal language, and it has the power to transcend borders and cultures. When I’m playing in a foreign country, I always try to incorporate local music and culture into my sets. It’s a great way to connect with the audience and show them that we’re all united by our love of music.”
In the words of Hardwell, “Dannic’s music is the perfect balance between high energy and smooth grooves. He knows how to create a vibe that gets people moving and keeps them there. I’m excited to see what he’ll do next.”