Major EDM DJ Axwell dropped a free download of ‘Underneath It All‘ this week via Dropbox.
If you’re surprised that the Swedish House Mafia alum released a highly anticipated track for free without any announcement, you shouldn’t be. This isn’t the first time he’s done this. Axwell previously shared the Stockholm version of ‘It Gets Better’ the same way.
Axel Christofer Hedfors, better known by his stage name Axwell, is a Swedish DJ, record producer, and remixer. He is one of the most successful EDM artists in the world, and is best known as a member of the Swedish House Mafia, along with Sebastian Ingrosso and Steve Angello.
Axwell was born in Lund, Sweden, in 1977. He started his music career in the early 2000s, remixing songs by other artists. He quickly gained a reputation for his energetic and uplifting sound, and his remixes were featured on some of the biggest EDM albums of the time.
In 2005, Axwell teamed up with Steve Angello to form the duo Supermode. They released the hit single ‘Tell Me Why,’ which reached number one on the Swedish dance charts. In 2008, Axwell, Ingrosso, and Angello formed Swedish House Mafia. The group quickly became one of the biggest EDM acts in the world, and their albums ‘Until One’ and ‘Until Now’ both went platinum.
Swedish House Mafia disbanded in 2013, but Axwell and Ingrosso continued to work together as Axwell Λ Ingrosso. The duo released their debut album, Sunshine, in 2014. They have since released several more singles, including ‘More Than You Know’ and ‘One More Time.’
Axwell is a Grammy-nominated artist and has won numerous awards, including the DJ Award for Track of the Season and the DJ Award for Best Newcomer. He is known for his energetic live performances, and he has toured all over the world.
Axwell is one of the most influential EDM artists of all time. His music has inspired a generation of DJs and producers, and he continues to be a major force in the dance music scene. We’re looking forward to more surprise drops! In the meantime, listen to his music or more from Swedish House Mafia.