Otto Knows will be spinning tunes at Highline Ballroom on Saturday, September 12th in New York City. Keep scrolling down for a few fun facts about the Swedish DJ and Producer. Don’t miss out on an epic and crazy night and be sure to buy your tickets here before they are sold out!
1. He is an electro house DJ and Producer from Stockholm, Sweden.
2. He was placed on the radar in 2010 after his successful collaboration with Imogen Heap that was well received by critics.
3. He co-wrote the hit single “Work Bitch,” which was released by Britney Spears in 2013.
4. He launched his own solo career with the single “A Million Voices” which charted in countries like Germany, France, Denmark, and the Netherlands. His inspiration came from Sebastian Ingrosso and Alesso when they were working on their track “Calling.”
5. The lyrics on his latest hit, “Next To Me,” are of his own writing. His friend Simon Stromstedt is the vocals.
Otto Knows- Million Voices
Otto Knows- Next To Me
Otto Knows is a Swedish DJ and music producer who has a number of hits in Sweden, Belgium and the Netherlands. Otto Knows first fell for house music when he turned 16 years old and explored Stockholm’s wealth of underground dance clubs. He set out to become a DJ, but in later years he hung with Aviici and the members of Swedish House Mafia, who influenced him to try his hand at remixing. His remix of Imogen Heap’s “Hide and Seek” climbed the dance charts in 2010, the same year that Otto joined Aviici and Oliver Ingrosso on their collaborative single “iTrack.” A successful remix of Dada Life’s “Kick Out the Epic Motherfucker” followed in 2011, and in 2012 he launched his own solo career with the single “A Million Voices.”
The track dominated EDM clubs across Europe and crossed over to the pop charts in Belgium, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. He has collaborated with artists including Britney Spears, Avivii, Sebastian Ingrosso, Alesso and has made remixes for ATB, Imogen Heap, and many others. Otto Knows is undoubtedly the next in a line of explosive new talent to emerge from the Refune Records stronghold. He is quickly becoming one of Sweden’s most popular exports, the next in the country’s rich lineage of musical talent. Stay tuned for upcoming events and shows featuring the talented DJ, Otto Knows. Click below to hear a track, we promise you won’t be disappointed!