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Released 15 Years Ago: Axwell, Ingrosso, Angello, Laidback Luke – Leave The World Behind

Fifteen years ago, on April 1, 2009, a collaboration that would become a cornerstone in the history of electronic dance music was born. Before the official formation of Swedish House Mafia, Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso, and Steve Angello teamed up with the renowned Laidback Luke to produce ‘Leave The World Behind’, a track that remains a progressive dance music masterpiece. This collaboration, featuring the combined talents of these legendary artists, created a sound that was both innovative and timeless, resonating with audiences across the globe.

‘Leave The World Behind’ stands out for its emotive vocals and uplifting melodies, capturing the essence of progressive house music and showcasing the individual strengths of each artist. The track has become synonymous with a golden era in dance music, characterized by its blend of anthemic chords and driving beats.

Swedish House Mafia, comprised of Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso, and Steve Angello, emerged as one of the most iconic dance acts of the early 2010s. With a series of legendary dance anthems like ‘Don’t You Worry Child’, ‘Save The World’, ‘One (Your Name)’, and ‘Miami 2 Ibiza’, they made an indelible mark on the electronic music scene before their split in 2013 and subsequent return in 2018.

Laidback Luke, known for his versatility and contributions to both house and techno, has maintained a significant presence in the industry. Renowned for his talent scouting and supportive nature, he has built an impressive career, influencing the evolution of dance music and inspiring countless artists.

‘Leave The World Behind’ is a testament to the collaborative spirit and creative energy of these artists. Even though they haven’t reunited since, the track continues to be celebrated as a landmark in dance music history, a reminder of the power of collaboration in creating timeless music.

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