Hardwell Biography | Dj Hardwell
Hardwell is Dutch electro house DJ, record producer and remixer from Breda, Netherlands. He is well known for his sets at music festivals like Ultra Music Festival, Sunburn and Tomorrowland.
He gained recognition in 2009 for his bootleg of “Show Me Love vs. Be” in 2009. He has a record label, Revealed Recordings that he formed in 2010 as well as a radio show and podcast Hardwell On Air in 2011. Through his label, the DJ has 8 compilation albums and a documentary film.
He released his debut studio album, United We Are, was released in 2015 by Cloud 9 Music, Revealed Recordings, Sony Music and Ultra Music. On 7th September, he announced his indefinite hiatus from touring, stating that he wanted to focus more on his personal life instead.
He was born on 7 January 1988 in the Dutch city of Breda, based in the southern region of the Netherlands. He is 30 years old as of 2018.
He was born Robbert van de Corput to Anneke and Cor van de Corput. His stage name, Hardwell, Comes from his father’s idea who translated his surname into Latin and English, “Cor” meaning “heart” and “Put” meaning “well”. However, he changed the “heart” to “hard”, to make it sound more appealing. He began taking piano lessons and attending music school at the age of four.
Hardwell On Air
Abbreviated as HOA, this is a weekly radio show created and hosted by the Dutch DJ and record producer. Since 4 March 2011, it has been broadcast live on Fridays from 11:00pm to 00:00 via the DJ’s official YouTube and Facebook profile. A number of Internet and FM radio stations broadcast the podcast in their program as well.
During the show, he presents new productions in an one-hour set. According to his own statement the tracks embody the genres electro-,progressive- and tech-house. Since quite some time, the episodes are finished with a hardstyle track and even during the set there are several deviations from the genres. All episodes are offered as free download on iTunes in the category “Podcasts”
- Thursday 18 October 2018
with Metropole Orkest
Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, Netherlands
- United We Are – 2015
- He presents ‘Revealed Volume 1’ – 2010
- He presents ‘Revealed Volume 2’ – 2011
- He presents ‘Revealed Volume 3’ – 2012
- He presents ‘Revealed Volume 4’ – 2013
- He presents ‘Revealed Volume 5’ – 2014
- He presents ‘Revealed Volume 6’ – 2015
- He presents ‘Revealed Volume 7’ – 2016
- He presents ‘Revealed Volume 8’ – 2017
DJ mix albums
- Eclectic Beatz – March 2006
- Eclectic Beatz 2 – November 2006
- Eclectic Beatz 3 – April 2007
- Eclectic Beatz 4 – July 2007
- Eclectic Beatz 5 – December 2007
- Eclectic Beatz 6 – April 2008
- Eclectic Beatz 7 – October 2008
- Eclectic Beatz 8 – The Miami Edition – June 2009
- Eclectic Beatz 9 – The After Summer Edition – October 2009
- Eclectic Beatz 10 – The Final Edition – May 2010
The DJ has quite a number of songs. The following is a selected list of his songs.
- Feel So High (featuring I-Fan)
- Get Down Girl (with Funkadelic)
- Smoke / Voyage
- Alright 2010 (with Red Carpet)
- Move It 2 the Drum (with Chuckie featuring MC Ambush)
- The World
- Beta (vs. Nicky Romero)
- Munster (with JoeySuki)
- Kontiki (with Dannic)
- Call Me a Spaceman (featuring Mitch Crown)
- How We Do (with Showtek)
- Apollo (featuring Amba Shepherd)
- Arcadia (with Joey Dale featuring Luciana)
- The Dance Floor Is Yours (with W&W)
- Young Again (featuring Chris Jones)
- Don’t Stop the Madness (with W&W featuring Fatman Scoop)
- Sally (featuring Harrison)
- Follow Me (featuring Jason Derulo)
- Off the Hook (with Armin van Buuren)
- Mad World (featuring Jake Reese)
- Live the Night (with W&W featuring Lil Jon)
- Wake Up Call
- No Holding Back (featuring Craig David)
- Thinking About You (featuring Jay Sean)
- Party Till the Daylight
- Creatures of the Night (with Austin Mahone)
- Woest (with Quintino)
- Get Low (with Sick Individuals)
- Safari (with Jewelz & Sparks)
- Bigroom Never Dies (with Blasterjaxx)
- Unity (with Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike)
- Bella Ciao (with Maddix)
- This is Love (with KAAZE featuring Loren Allred)
- Light It Up (with Suyano featuring Richie Loop)
Live at Tomorrowland 2018 WEEK 1
The DJ has his own YouTube Channel where you can find his music. Click here to view.
Hardwell Live | Hardwell 2017
Live at Ultra Europe 2017
1. 25 Sexual Questions to Ask A Girl.
2. Things Girls Wants But Wont Ask For
3. 20 Things Women Should Never, Do.
4. Top 20 Things Men Should Never, Do.
5. 60 Really Sweet Things To Say To A Girl.
6. 25 Romantic Ideas to Make Your Lover Melt!
7. Things Women in Relationships Must Not Do.
8. 10 Things that are Killing Your Kidneys.