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Released 10 Years Ago: Martin Garrix & Firebeatz – Helicopter

Ten years ago, on February 17, 2014, Martin Garrix, fresh off the monumental success of his global hit ‘Animals’, joined forces with fellow Dutch duo Firebeatz to release ‘Helicopter’. This collaboration quickly rose to fame as a massive festival anthem, electrifying dance floors worldwide. Characterized by its peak-time energy and main stage-worthy big room electro sound, ‘Helicopter’ exemplified the high-quality production associated with both Martin Garrix and Firebeatz, solidifying their roles as revolutionary figures in the electronic dance music scene.

Martin Garrix, known for his meteoric rise to global stardom in both the pop and electronic music spheres, has consistently been at the forefront of the EDM world. His achievements extend beyond chart-topping tracks, as he has headlined major festivals globally, founded the label STMPD RCRDS, mentored emerging artists, and secured the #1 spot in DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs list three times consecutively. Martin Garrix‘s passion, ambition, and commitment to his craft continue to drive his successful career, with his label allowing him the creative freedom to pursue his musical vision.

Firebeatz, the formidable Dutch duo, have made a significant impact in the industry with their dynamic live performances and powerful productions. Known for their energetic shows at major festivals like Tomorrowland, EDC, Ultra, and Creamfields, they have established themselves as major players in the events circuit. Their achievements, including 3 Gold Records, placements in the DJ Mag Top 100, official remixes for pop superstars, and collaborations with notable artists like Calvin Harris, Tiësto, and Martin Garrix, underline their talent and versatility. Together, Martin Garrix and Firebeatz‘s ‘Helicopter’ is not just a track but a symbol of the energy and innovation that defines the EDM scene.

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