Illenium components methods with Seeking Blue and strikes cope with Astralwerks/Capitol Records – Dancing Astronaut

A watershed second within the swiftly rising dance act’s still-incipient profession, Illenium has parted methods together with his longtime label, Seeking Blue, and has secured a momentous contract with trade big, Astralwerks. In addition to housing his wildly profitable first two albums, Seeking Blue additionally launched Illenium’s breakthrough single, atmospheric chillstep observe, “Afterlife,” that includes Echos.

Word of the cut up unfold final week when Illenium launched “Take You Down,” on Astralwerks. While he has but to launch an announcement, his administration confirmed the cut up and subsequent new partnership. A cope with Astralwerks is a promising signal for the younger artist’s already-burgeoning notoriety, because the imprint has additionally housed blue chip acts from throughout the spectrum, together with Empire of the Sun, Halsey, Sia, Porter Robinson, and The Chemical Brothers. Illenium’s alignment with label, along with his eclipsing an total one billion amassed streams, is undoubtedly proof of his stepping outdoors the shroud of esotericism and into extra widespread prominence.

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