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Released 11 Years Ago: Alesso & OneRepublic – If I Lose Myself

Eleven years ago, the world of electronic dance music was graced with a collaboration that would leave a lasting impression: Alesso‘s remix of OneRepublic’s ‘If I Lose Myself’. Following the success of his earlier hit ‘Calling (Losing My Mind)’ with Sebastian Ingrosso and Ryan Tedder, Alesso teamed up once again with OneRepublic in 2013 to deliver this iconic track.

Alessandro Lindblad, known professionally as Alesso, had already begun to make waves in the EDM scene, particularly in his home country of Sweden. ‘If I Lose Myself’ further solidified his standing as a premier talent in the genre. The remix, characterized by its powerful, uplifting melodies and seamless blend of electronic and pop elements, resonated deeply with audiences worldwide. It became a massive streaming success, accruing over 200 million online streams and earning a 4x Platinum certification in Sweden.

Alesso‘s interpretation of ‘If I Lose Myself’ is renowned for its emotive energy and the seamless integration of OneRepublic‘s original pop-rock sensibility with his own distinctive style of progressive house. The track has stood the test of time, remaining a favorite in live sets for many artists within the electronic music community.

This collaboration between Alesso and OneRepublic is a testament to the power of cross-genre collaborations in music. ‘If I Lose Myself’ is not just a track but an enduring piece of the EDM landscape, showcasing Alesso‘s ability to create music that transcends boundaries and resonates with a wide array of audiences.

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