CLOUD NINE DEBUTED AT #1 ON iTUNES DANCE ALBUMS CHART
AND AT #1 ON NIELSEN SOUNDSCAN’s ELECTRONIC ALBUMS CHART
(Los Angeles, CA)—Today, Norwegian superstar, Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll, a.k.a Kygo, releases the music videos for “Raging (feat. Kodaline)” and “I’m In Love (feat. James Vincent McMorrow)—two songs off of his recently released debut album, Cloud Nine. Directed by Ariel Elia, the music videos portray a romantic storyline between two lovers that moves from one video to the other, one set in Rio de Janeiro and the other in Paris.
Click HERE to watch the music video for “Raging (feat. Kodaline)”
Click HERE to watch the music video for “I’m In Love (feat. James Vincent McMorrow)”
Additionally, Kygo’s Cloud Nine also debuted at #1 on iTunes Dance Albums Chart and at #1 on Nielsen Soundscan’s Electronic Albums Chart. The album has received tons of positive attention from critics, in which Rolling Stone called it “unfailingly gorgeous”. EDM.com also stated, “It entertains from beginning to end with little to no lulls in flow and vibe. People will likely point to this album as another milestone in the career of Kygo, or as a turning point in dance music in general.” A few days after Cloud Nine was released, Kygo performed his new single, “Stay (feat. Maty Noyes) on Good Morning America for the first time in the U.S. Click HERE to watch.
Since blowing up on the electronic music scene, tropical house maven, Kygo, has gone from bedroom producer to one of the most hyped artists on the planet in unprecedented time. His most recent U.S. single, “Stole the Show (feat. Parson James)”, was certified gold or platinum in sixteen countries. Kygo was also crowned Spotify’s Breakout Artist of 2015, as songs including “Firestone (feat. Conrad Sewell)” and “Stole the Show (feat. Parson James)” helped him become the fastest artist to reach 1 billion streams on Spotify. Tipped by Billboard Magazine as “electronic music’s next superstar”, Kygo made his U.S. television debut on The Late Late Show with James Corden on October 27th, where he performed an acoustic version of his hit song, “Stole The Show (feat. Parson James)”. Before the show, Kygo was awarded with a plaque commemorating RIAA Certified Gold Sales of more than 500,000 downloads for his hit single “Firestone (feat. Conrad Sewell)”, out now via Ultra Records/RCA Records. Kygo also performed “Stole The Show (feat. Parson James) on The Ellen DeGeneres Show (Click HERE) and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Additionally, he landed on the cover of the February 19th issue of Billboard Magazine. With the release of Kygo’s debut album and continued success as a tropical house maven, it is clear this is only the beginning for the 24-year-old Norwegian superstar.
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