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Released 10 Years Ago: Dimitri Vangelis & Wyman X Steve Angello – Payback

Ten years ago, the progressive house landscape was forever changed with the release of ‘Payback’, a monumental collaboration between Steve Angello and Dimitri Vangelis & Wyman. Released on April 22, 2014, ‘Payback’ quickly ascended to anthem status, capturing the hearts of dance music enthusiasts worldwide. It not only became a festival staple but also achieved iconic status, garnering over 50 million online streams thanks to its unforgettable melody and compelling energy.

‘Payback’ is often cited as a quintessential progressive house track, characterized by its powerful build-ups, euphoric drops, and the seamless synergy between Angello‘s masterful production and the distinctive style of Dimitri Vangelis & Wyman. The track’s widespread appeal and enduring popularity are testaments to its quality and the impact it has had on the genre.

Steve Angello, a member of the legendary Swedish House Mafia, has long been recognized as a legend in the dance music world. Known for his versatility and prolific output, Angello has amassed a vast discography that continues to influence the EDM scene. His collaboration on ‘Payback’ is a highlight in a career filled with high points, showcasing his skill at crafting tracks that resonate on a global scale.

Meanwhile, Dimitri Vangelis & Wyman have established themselves as stalwarts of the progressive scene, consistently delivering tracks that resonate with fans and fellow artists alike. With hits like ‘Payback’, they have cemented their status as influential producers whose work continues to excite and inspire. Their ongoing success is reflected in their strong following and the sustained impact of their music on the industry.

Today, ‘Payback’ remains a beloved track, often played in sets and remembered as one of the all-time favorites among dance music fans. Its legacy continues to influence new generations of artists and producers, proving that true musical craftsmanship never fades.

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