Ryan Gary Raddon well-known for his stage name Kaskade, is an American remixer, DJ and record producer. He spent his childhood in adjacent Northbrook and went to Glenbrook North High School. As a youngster, he would look for music on Clark Street at Gramaphone Records in Chicago. His sibling named Rich Raddon turned into a film producer and entrepreneur.
From 1989 to 1990, he went to Brigham Young University in Utah, taking a shot at his DJ abilities in his residence room. Following his goal, in 1992, he shifted to Salt Lake City to go to the University of Utah, inevitably graduating with a degree in communications. While going to class, Kaskade and his dear companion Jodi Call owned a record store called Mechanized in Salt Lake City.
In 1995, Raddon started DJing his first month to month Monday night party at a storm cellar scene called Club Manhattan. He utilized this extra salary to buy studio essentials. In May of 2000, he shifted to San Francisco with his significant other where he landed a position as an A&R aide at Om Records to John Elkins, electronic name and a house. To Raddon's advantage, San Francisco was a developing site of another amazing house movement.
While at OM records, he kept DJing and creating music. Before long, Kaskade made his modify the sense of self, Kaskade, which his better half stressed would help individuals to remember the dish detergent. He got his screen name from a book of nature when he looked at a photo of a cascade and a colleague concurred "course" was a decent decision, yet he at that point changed the spelling. In the wake of blending the third volume in the Sounds of Om arrangement, Ryan was offered a three-collection bargain for Kaskade.
He commenced the album with a full-length house entry; It's You It's Me. Accumulating praise on the two sides of the lake, bringing forth a few singles, and getting a lofty Dance Star assignment for Best New Artist, the discharge put Kaskade unequivocally on the move music world's radar. Concentrating on his DJing abilities, Kaskade began to test and build up his particular sound. Kaskade launched his first single on the label titled "What I Say" in 2001.
The second album In the Moment saw Kaskade's first best ten single with "Steppin' Out" coming to No. 6 on Dance Radio Airplay and No. 5 as Hot Dance Club Play diagramon Billboard Magazine. The fourth single to be discharged from the collection, "Everything," came to No. 1 on Billboard Magazine's Hot Dance Club Play. Kaskade's fourth solo collection Love Mysterious came out in September of 2006, which put on Billboard's electronic collections graph.
That same year, he went separate ways with OM and signed with Ultra Records. Landing in 2008, Kaskade worked on the fifth solo album Strobelight Seduction - including generation by Canadian DJ Deadmau5 turned into his greatest business accomplishment to date, floated by the lead single "Move for Me." He released in 2010; Dynasty commended his new notoriety with a motorcade of vocal highlights and a co-creation with Tiësto featuring singer Haley Gibby.
It additionally turned into his first LP to outline on the Billboard 200. That year, Raddon set up together Electric Daisy Carnival, a blend exhibiting specialists on the bill for the debut move music celebration of a similar name. In March of 2012, Kaskade featured at Ultra Music Festival in Miami, Florida, going ahead before Armin van Buuren Sunday night. In April of 2012, he went to Indio, California to play two ends of the week at Coachella Valley Music Festival.
He was one of the featuring demonstrations at Electric Daisy Carnival in
in June 2012. That same month, he began the "
Freaks of Nature
" summer tour in the help of his discharged collection Fire and Ice. In December of 2013, Kaskade selected for two Grammy Awards: the melody "Atmosphere" as a Best Dance Recording and the collection Atmosphere as a Best Dance/Electronica Album.
In 2014, he recorded as the No. 8 most generously compensated DJ on the planet as per Forbes, procuring $17 million. In 2015, he was a visitor star on BYUtv's Studio C. Also in 2015, he featured Coachella close by Drake for two ends of the week and, through this pulled in the two huge groups the celebration had ever seen. On 25 September of 2015, Kaskade launched his collection Automatic including joint efforts with Two Nations, CID, John Dahlbäck and Galantis.
He discharged a Christmas-themed collection titled "Kaskade Christmas" on 24 November 2017. He likewise a functioning individual from The Sellars, Summer Of Space and Late Night Alumni. He is one of 9 specialists who took an interest in Remix Project of thetruth.com, where he remixed the tune "Smaller Babies" from the Sunny Side. On 30 May of 2010, Kaskade turned into an inhabitant DJ for daytime parties at a pool in Las Vegas at the Encore Beach Club.
The gatherings were entitled "Kaskade Sundays." His melodywith deadmau5 "I Remember" played for the Wii on a level of GoldenEye 007. The songs "Move For Me" and "I Remember" additionally taken in DJ Hero 2. He also delivered Haley's collection All This Love discharged by Ultra Records. Kaskade's single "4 AM" included in the computer game Grand Theft Auto V on the anecdotal radio station "FlyLo FM."