Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll, known as Kygo, is a Norwegian DJ, songwriter and record producer. He drew international attention with his December 2013 remix of Ed Sheeran's "I See Fire" and his December 2014 single "Firestone" with Conrad Sewell. By the end of 2015, he became the fastest stream artist on Spotify and by June 2016, he reached 2 billion streams on Spotify. Kygo has since released several singles, such as "Stole the Show", "Here for You" and "Stay" in 2015, "It Ain't Me" in 2017, and a 2019 remix. of "Higher Love" performed by Whitney Houston, all of which have debuted on several international charts. His debut album, Cloud Nine, was released on May 13, 2016. Kygo became the first music producer to perform at the Olympic Closing Ceremony on August 21, 2016 at World. Rio 2016 Olympic Games In March 2018, Billboard ranked Kygo at No. 3 on the 2018 chart of dance musicians titled Billboard Dance 100
|Birth name||Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll|
|Born||September 11, 1991, Singapore|
|Genres||Deep house, Tropical house, progressive house, downtempo|
|Occupation(s)||DJ, songwriter, record producer|
|Instruments||Programming, piano, keyboards|
|Labels||Sony, Ultra, RCA|
|Associated acts||Alan Walker, Avicii, Chelsea Cutler, Coldplay, Conrad Sewell, Daft Punk, Dillon Francis, Donna Summer, Ed Sheeran, Ella Henderson, Ellie Goulding, Imagine Dragons, James Hersey, Julia Michaels, Kodaline, Maty Noyes, Miguel, OneRepublic, Parson James, Rita Ora, Sandro Cavazza, Sasha Sloan, Selena Gomez, The Chainsmokers, The Night Game, The Weeknd, Tina Turner, Tyga, U2, Whitney Houston, Will Heard, Zak Abel, Zara Larsson|
His remix of Seinabo Sey's "Younger," which has over 80 million views on YouTube and SoundCloud, made him a household name in Norway. Since then, he's released original songs like "Firestone" and "Stole the Show," worked with Coldplay, Ellie Goulding, and Diplo, and performed at sold-out events all over the world.
After discovering Avicii as a teenager, he began taking piano lessons at the age of six and began composing electronic music.
He collaborated with the EDM group Electric Family to develop a customized bracelet, with the earnings going to the charity Doctors Without Borders.
Kyrre Gorvell-Dahll is his given name. Johanne and Jenny, his two older sisters, and Sondre, his younger half-brother, raised him.
21st century Norwegian musician TM_VZ! Musicians from Tønsberg. Norwegian DJ. Ultra Records Artists. Norwegian record producers. The musicians come from Bergen. RCA Records Artists