Follow Billboard. All rights reserved. Its thumping, stadium-sized sound took over festival mainstages and nightclubs around the world. Dutch DJ, producer and labelhead Hardwell played a key role in the genre's rise and has teamed up with Billboard Dance to share his list of the 50 best big room tracks out there. I've enjoyed so many incredible moments onstage as a DJ and shared wonderful experiences in life whilst many of these records have been playing. Collating together these records brought back so many special memories and I hope listening to my list of all-time favorite electro house tracks does the same for you. See you on the dancefloor! Search term. Billboard Pro Subscribe Sign In. Top Artists.
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Thanks to new technology, disco mutated into something thrillingly new. Melding the strut of disco with an electronic pulse, house music took its name from a short-lived Chicago nightclub called the Warehouse. Opened in , the three storey venue booked Frankie Knuckles — a disco DJ from New York — as its main resident, and the Warehouse became a home for many of the marginalised people who first adopted disco a decade earlier. Detroit has a reputation for spearheading techno, and when genre pioneer Juan Atkins formed Model , he helped to take house in a harsher, more robotic direction. An early-doors member of State, Gerald Simpson — aka. One of the most NSFW acid-house anthems going, it takes the unusual route of slowing down to a stop before erupting into a cacophony of orgasmic moans that gather pace again like a jackhammer. After laying down the instrumentals at home, he headed into the studio with Chicago-based collaborator Paris Grey — a day later, it was finished. Its escapist sentiment proved infectious. Released in , this puzzling Chicago house classic could either be about the meaning of life, or making an espresso.