Fedde Le Grand

Fedde Le Grand (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈfɛdə lə ɡrɑnt]; born 7 September 1977) is a Dutch house DJ, record producer and remixer from Utrecht.

Fedde Le Grand
DJ Fedde le Grand playing the 2019 Tomorrowland mainstage
DJ Fedde le Grand playing the 2019 Tomorrowland mainstage
Background information
Birth nameFedde le Grand
Born (1977-09-07) 7 September 1977 (age 44)
Utrecht, Netherlands
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • DJ
  • record producer
  • remixer
Years active2002–present
Labels
Associated acts
Websitefeddelegrand.com
Fedde Le Grand in May 2014

BiographyEdit

In 2006, his single "Put Your Hands Up For Detroit" (UK/US) / "Put Your Hands Up 4 Detroit"[1][2] (Europe, excluding the UK) reached the top five on the Dutch Top 40, number one in the UK Singles Chart[3] and spent five weeks on the dance charts in Spain.[citation needed]

DiscographyEdit

  • Output (2009)
  • Something Real (2016)

Awards and nominationsEdit

Award Year Category Nominee(s) Result Ref.
Beatport Music Awards 2012 Best Remix "Paradise" (Fedde Le Grand Remix) Won [4]
Best Techno Track "Metrum" Won
Billboard Music Awards 2008 Top Hot Dance Airplay Track "Let Me Think About It" Won [5]
DJ Awards 2007 Best Breakthrough Fedde Le Grand Won [6]
2008 Best House DJ Nominated
Danish Deejay Awards 2008 Danish Deejay-Favourite "Let Me Think About It" Won [7]
Dancechart.dk Award Won
International Dance Music Awards 2007 Best Breakthrough Solo Artist Fedde Le Grand Won [8]
Best Underground Dance Track "Put Your Hands Up 4 Detroit" Won
Best Breaks/Electro Dance Track Nominated
2008 "Let Me Think About It" Nominated [9]
2015 Best Progressive House/Electro DJ Fedde Le Grand Nominated [10]
MTV Australia Awards 2007 Best Dance Video "Put Your Hands Up 4 Detroit" Won [6]
MTV Europe Music Awards 2009 Best Dutch & Belgian Act Fedde Le Grand Nominated [11]
P3 Guld Awards 2008 Listener's Favourite Hit "Let Me Think About It" Nominated [12]
Zulu Awards 2008 Best Danish Hit "Let Me Think About It" Nominated [13]

DJ MagazineEdit

Top 100 DJs rankingsEdit

In DJ Magazine, Fedde Le Grand debuted on the rankings at 22nd in 2007.[14]

Position Year Movement
22 2007 New Entry
29 2008 Down 7
29 2009 No Change
21 2010 Up 8
14 2011 Up 7
26 2012 Down 12
29 2013 Down 3
35 2014 Down 6
35 2015 No Change
50 2016 Down 15
39 2017 Up 11
22 2018 Up 17
30 2019 Down 8

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ IMO Records "Fedde Le Grand Biography" Archived 4 September 2012 at archive.today, IMO Records, Retrieved 11 February 2012.
  2. ^ "Fedde Le Grand". Ultra Music. Archived from the original on 15 March 2014. Retrieved 20 January 2015.
  3. ^ "put your hands up for detroit | full Official Chart History | Official Charts Company". Officialcharts.com. Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  4. ^ "FEDDE WINS 2 AWARDS DURING WMC2012". Feddelegrand.com. Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  5. ^ "Rock On The Net: Billboard Year-End Chart-Toppers: 2008". Rockonthenet.com. Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  6. ^ a b "Fedde Le Grand". IMDb.com. Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  7. ^ "Du søgte efter artistnyhed". Kick.dk. Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  8. ^ "31st Annual International Dance Music Awards - Winter Music Conference 2016 - WMC 2016". 26 November 2016. Archived from the original on 26 November 2016. Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  9. ^ "31st Annual International Dance Music Awards - Winter Music Conference 2016 - WMC 2016". 26 November 2016. Archived from the original on 26 November 2016. Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  10. ^ "31st Annual International Dance Music Awards - Winter Music Conference 2017 - WMC 2017". 2 February 2017. Archived from the original on 2 February 2017. Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  11. ^ "Esmée Denters wint Nederlandse MTV-prijs". Parool.nl. 12 October 2009. Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  12. ^ Af John Fogde (28 November 2007). "P3 offentliggør P3 Guld-nomineringer – Nyhed". Gaffa.dk. Retrieved 5 November 2011.
  13. ^ "Anders Fogh nomineret til Zulu Award – TV 2 Vip". Vip-dyn.tv2.dk. Archived from the original on 30 July 2012. Retrieved 5 November 2011.
  14. ^ "Top 100 DJs 2016". Djmag.com. Retrieved 3 December 2016.

External linksEdit