Firebeatz, the name says it all. The fast rising Dutch duo made up of Tim and Jurre are wellknown for their fierce productions and high energy DJ sets, and it’s not too hard to see how they went from being students in The Netherlands to the dynamic force that is Firebeatz. With massive dancefloor hits and widespread support from their peers and fans alike, Firebeatz have already become an established name within the global dance music industry. By consistently touring the world and spreading their musical philosophy, Firebeatz continues to grow their fanbase every single day.
After forming Firebeatz in 2008, Tim and Jurre immediately began firing out releases. Soon their tracks “Funky Shit,” “Where’s Your Head At,” “Miniman,” “Dear New York” and “Here We F*cking Go” began to rise higher and higher in the Beatport charts.
In 2012, the “Just One More Time Baby” collab with Chocolate Puma was highly praised by BBC Radio 1’s Pete Tong, and topped the Beatport House chart for weeks. "Dear New York," a collab with rising talent Schella incorporated a classic sample within a bass heavy production, and enjoyed massive DJ support, subsequently skyrocketing up to #2 in the Beatport Top 100. Due to its massive popularity, "Dear New York" remained a Beatport Top 10 track for weeks on end in 2012.
In 2013, Firebeatz released numerous hits including “Gangster”, and their collaboration with Bobby Burns entitled “Ding Dong,” released via Tiësto's famous Musical Freedom label. “Yeahhhh” was released through Calvin Harris's Fly Eye Records, and the duo was additionally asked to rework “Thinking About You,” a collaboration between Calvin Harris and Ayah Marar. Following this, “Wonderful” got the thumbs up from a lot of big name DJ’s.
With gigs in every continent, from Korea to the USA and everything in between, they’ve proven themselves to be on top of their profession. Whether its Los Angeles or Seoul, dance floors will be wrecked. With the festival season coming up, these guys are ready to do some damage.
Their remix skills got noticed outside the electronic sphere as well. Firebeatz has become one of the first electronic dance music artists who successfully managed to cross over to other genres by collaborating with superstars such as Snoop Dogg, Timbaland, and Sean Paul, giving them diverse capabilities and an open understanding of sound. Rihanna, Britney Spears, Pitbull, James Blunt, Ian Carey, Freestylers, Flo Rida, Fatman Scoop and Wynter Gordon are just a few more of these artists who have come to Firebeatz for remix jobs.
In December of 2013, Firebeatz released “Max Ammo” on DOORN Records, a spectacular production that rose quickly into the Beatport charts. It’s rhythms, drops, and unexpected turns grab your attention and set the bar for what to expect from Firebeatz in 2014. And they did not disappoint, shortly after delivering their collaboration with DubVision “Rockin’” on Spinnin,’ as well as their collaboration with Martin Garrix “Helicopter” on Spinnin,’ which flew up the Beatport chart to the #1 position.
2014 looks very bright for the Dutch duo, collaborations with Tiesto, and with Sander van Doorn, a slew of new hits ready to hit the dancefloors, a highly popular “Firebeatz FM” radio podcast, playing the world’s best festivals and clubs, there will be no stopping the fire from these beatmasters!