Mar 13, 2015 - Mar 14, 2015
- Venue9 Aviation Park Road
When Finnish DJ and producer, Darude released the smash hit, ‘Sandstorm’ back in 1999, he didn’t foresee how influential it would become. The track has sold over 2.5 million copies and has been featured in 300 over compilations. Fifteen years later, that epic track still conquers the dance floor all across the globe. Darude aka Ville Virtanen hails from Hinnerjoki, Finland but has for many years lived in Atlanta, USA.
His iconic hit has managed to storm back into the charts, hitting the #18 spot on the Australian iTunes chart with thanks to name checks from Peking Duck and others. ‘Sandstorm’ has been listened up to 16 million times on Spotify, 5 million more than Cher’s ‘Believe’, Billboard’s most popular single the year it was released.