Dash Berlin is a Dutch electronic music trio started in 2007 in The Hague by Eelke Kalberg and Sebastiaan Molijn. The frontman of the group is Jeffrey Sutorius, the seventh most popular DJ in the world according to DJ Mag in 2012; Kalberg and Molijn are record producers. Kalberg and Molijn left the group in 2019.
On 18 June 2018, Sutorius announced his split from Dash Berlin while severing ties with Kalberg and Molijn, citing mismanagement and career neglect issues. Beginning October 2018, Sutorius has been producing and performing under his own name, while Dash Berlin continued as a duo. Sutorius later rejoined on June 21 2019 while Kalberg and Molijn retired from Dash Berlin to pursue their own musical projects.
In 2010, Dash Berlin was nominated for the “Best European DJ” at the IDMA’s and entered the DJ Mag Top 100 poll at number 15. They won the DJ Mag Top 100 Award for “Highest New Entry”, during the Magazine’s ceremony at the Ministry Of Sound in London, hosted by Boy George, beating other famous Dutch DJ’s such as Armin van Buuren, Tiesto, Ferry Corsten as the highest Dutch entry till date.
October 2012: In Mexico Dash Berlin are nominated for a prestigious Lunas Award in the category Electronic Music among other artists such as Armin van Buuren, Paul van Dyk, and David Guetta, among others. Later that month, Dash were ranked number 7 in the DJ Mag Top 100 poll, making them the second most popular Trance DJ in the world, right after their mentor Armin van Buuren.
In February 2013, Dash Berlin headlined Ultra Chile and Ultra Buenos Aires with Avicii, Carl Cox and Armin van Buuren. In 2013, Dash Berlin received a nomination for the “Best Trance Track” at the IDMA awards for their single “When You Were Around” featuring British singer Kate Walsh.
Dash Berlin has a residency at Marquee in Las Vegas.
See a full list of upcoming Dash Berlin shows here.
Without further ado, Dash Berlin’s top 5 tracks of all time:
5. Dash Berlin – Jar of Hearts
4. Dash Berlin – Never Cry Again (Jorn van Deynhoven Radio Mix)
3. Dash Berlin with Cerf, Mitiska & Jaren – Man On The Run
2. Dash Berlin – Till The Sky Falls Down
1. Dash Berlin feat. Emma Hewitt – Waiting
BONUS: Dash Berlin feat. Emma Hewitt – Disarm Yourself