22-year-old Houston native Ape Drums has quickly made a name for himself within the electronic world, gaining support from heavyweights like Major Lazer, Flosstradamus, Dillon Francis, and more. Mixing unique dancehall rhythms with big room sounds, Ape D is ready to blow the roof off at Mad Decent!
Boaz van de Beatz
Dutchman Boaz van de Beatz has indelibly put himself on the map in a relatively short time. Since then, he’s won the State Award for ‘Best Producer’ and is the man behind the success of the Nouveau Riche label. Whether it’s trap, dubstep, Moombahton, hardstyle, or hip-hop: all styles come together in his energetic tracks and live performances. When Boaz steps on stage at Mad Decent, prepare for ultimate carnage to prevail.
Mexican-born DJ/Producers Americo Garcia and Jorge Medina have quickly risen as one of the most anticipated news duos in the electronic spectrum with their one of a kind low end, heavy genre-bending sound. Their tracks are played all over the world by the likes of RL Grime, Diplo, Skrillex, DJ Snake and have received support from Mad Decent, Billboard, Noisey, ThisSongIsSick, Complex, and many more. Come find this mighty DJ-unit when they enter the realm of Mad Decent.
Moombahton pioneer Dillon Francis joins the rest of the gang at the Mad Decent stage this year! His most recent EP ‘This Mixtape is Fire’ snared the top of the Billboard Dance/Electronic chart. Dillon’s unique blend of charisma and quick-witted humour have made him an internet phenomenon, with viral success of his trademark campaigns #IDGAFOS, ‘DJ Awareness’, and alter-egos like ‘DJ Hanzel’ and ‘DJ Richasfuck’ which have garnered the attention of film and TV producers.
Currently based in Brooklyn, Flosstradamus came to prominence in Chicago while collaborating with acts such as Major Lazer, Matt & Kim, A-Trak, and Baauer. In addition to his musical endeavors, he’s become synonymous with a Hi-Def lifestyle ultimately resulting in a lifestyle brand that’s extended to apparel, their own annual HDYFEST event, and record label Hi Def Youth. Witness it all come together at Mad Decent.
Grandtheft is a DJ/Producer based in Toronto, Canada. Establishing an eclectic, custom club sound by playing largely his own originals and remixes, Grandtheft has slayed clubs worldwide and is respected as one of the best live DJs Canada has to offer. The music he produces is varied beyond categorization, except to say that it seems to move people. His captivating rhythms will astonish you at Mad Decent.
Hasse de Moor
Born and raised in the Netherlands, Hasse de Moor aka ‘Monkeyboy’ is a 19-year-old DJ and Producer. Before his twenties, he already had a long list of international DJs supporting and playing his tracks such as Diplo, Skrillex, DJ Snake, Dillon Francis, Deorro, GTA, Chuckie, Valentino Khan, and Bro Safari. Hasse has an impatient creative mind, which has led to the success of him producing numerous originals, remixes, and bootlegs in the past year. This is one electrifying and rising talent you don’t want to miss on the Mad Decent stage.
With her chart climbing tracks such as ‘Drop It Down Like’ and ‘Return of the Mack’ ruling your playlists, Lady Bee’s collabs with names like TWRK, TropKillaz, Alvaro, and MR-Vegas, remixes for NERVO and Deorro have been making an impact in every way. With her energetic mix of hip-hop, trap, bass, and Moombah, she’s cracked the code to conquering hearts at every show, and that’s just what she’ll do at Mad Decent.
NGHTMRE’s rise to the top has been a dream to say the least. Some say he arrived the day Skrillex played his single “Street” on the main stage at Ultra Music Festival 2015. The record would go on to be one of the biggest trap songs that summer, and lead Tyler Marenyi to become the darling of Diplo’s Mad Decent imprint, an international festival superstar, and a resident DJ at Las Vegas famed Hakkasan. Needless to say, NGHTMRE is a force to be reckoned with at Mad Decent.
One of South East London’s most closely guarded secrets has recently emerged from the shadows and is set to take the music industry by storm. Known only as TroyBoi, this multi-talented musician is exploding on the scene with his unique, versatile, and highly musical trap beats. Buckle up and get ready to be taken into the world of TroyBoi at Mad Decent, because once you’re in, you will never want to leave.