Saturday night, May 20th, marks ARUNA's return to LA hotspot Avalon where she'll be taking over the decks alongside Argentina's Heatbeat and local favorite Kristina Sky. Click the link below for more info and to purchase advance tickets.
Grammy-nominated Christian and Latin artist Jaci Velasquez is back with her first studio album in 5 years, kicking off with the release's title track, Trust You, written by ARUNA and Jaci along with Nashville-based songwriters Bobby Hamrick and James Slater. The album peaked at #3 on the iTunes Christian chart the day of its release, and Trust You is currently the #1 most downloaded track off the album. Click below to listen or purchase.
Five years after the release of the now classic summer anthem, Live Forever, with Ferry Corsten, two fresh new reworks emerge by the likes of Gareth Emery and Solid Stone, breathing new life into the beloved collab. Garnering massive radio support from BBC Radio 1, Armin van Buuren, Above & Beyond, Nicky Romero, Cosmic Gate, Markus Schulz and dozens more, the track is available to stream Friday February 10th and download on Monday February 13th. Click below to preview.
The B-side of ARUNA's What If/Sunrise EP, Sunrise, finally sees its own release in the form of her Sunrise (Remixes) EP. Here the track gets 5 different reworks in genres ranging from Trance and Drum & Bass to Big Room and Future Bass, including a mix from ARUNA herself. The EP has been steadily climbing the Beatport charts in all five of its respective genres since its release there in late September, currently peaking at #18 in both Big Room and Future House. Most of the mixes have also seen widespread support from some of the biggest DJs across all spectrums of dance music including Nicky Romero, Armin van Buuren, Gareth Emery, Ferry Corsten, Morgan Page and more. Click below to listen and/or purchase.
Originally debuted on ARUNA's mix compilation The Hot List: Volume 1 and subsequently released as an EP along with her tune Sunrise, ARUNA's What If gets a fresh coat of paint from some of the scene's most gifted producers. Reworks by Rodrigo Deem, Mike Dyne and Richard Caddock in the Trance, Progressive House and Future Bass genres (respectively) have earned the release support from some of the world's biggest DJs including Above & Beyond, Cosmic Gate, Vinai, Breathe Carolina and more. Click below to listen and/or purchase at Beatport.
Aruna's second appearance on an iTunes #1 album comes in the form of Monstercat 027, another superbly curated compilation by the Canadian label which hit #1 the day after its release. The track, Time To Say Goodbye, a collaboration between Aruna and producers Mr Fijiwiji and Direct was originally released on Mr Fijiwiji's latest EP 'Dogma' and is a poignant, bittersweet musing inspired by her decision to leave a long relationship. Click below to listen or purchase.
Just over four months after the release of Boom JInx's debut artist album on Anjunabeats comes the single release of his collab with Aruna, Light As A Feather. The package features four new mixes, including one from Aruna herself, each of which have seen overwhelming support from some of the world's biggest DJs including Armin van Buuren, Above & Beyond, Cosmic Gate, Markus Schulz, Andrew Rayel, Gareth Emery, Ferry Corsten and more. Click below to preview and/or purchase at iTunes.
Following on from the release of her exceptional debut mix compilation album 'The Hot List, Vol.1', Aruna delivers a timely dose of two of the compilation's hottest tracks, her very own brand new singles, "What If" and "Sunrise", positioning the seasoned producer/DJ/vocalist at the forefront of a new fusion of melodic Trance with Progressive House flavors. Released February 5th as a Beatport Exclusive and nabbing #3 and #7 peak spots in Trance and Progressive House Release charts, the EP comes out February 19th at all stores including iTunes and Spotify. Click below to listen or buy.
Out at last, Aruna's long awaited debut mix compilation, The Hot List: Volume 1, was released Friday December 4th on both digital and CD formats and rocketed up to #36 on the iTunes Top 200 Dance Albums chart the day of its release. Full of exclusives, mashups both old and new, and two brand new Aruna singles, the disc represents a new career milestone for the artist celebrating four years of growth and development as a DJ, both live and as curator and mixologist of her highly popular biweekly podcast The Hot List. Click below to order from iTunes and Beatport or stream from all popular streaming sites.
Aruna's debut house release comes by way of Laidback Luke's brand new artist album, Focus. The two paired up with GTA to create "The Chase", an infectious, summery, deep house tinged, electro affair, which has remained amongst the top 3 most downloaded tracks off the album since its release November 5th. Click below to watch the official music video and head to iTunes to buy.
After much anticipation, Aruna's collaboration with respected Anjunabeats heavyweight Boom Jinx, Light As A Feather, drops as part of Jinx's debut artist album, No Answers In Luck, on October 30th. The track is currently available to stream on Spotify and also as an Instant Grat on iTunes for those who pre-order the album. Meanwhile don't miss this exclusive Soundcloud teaser clip in which Aruna discusses the juicy backstory behind the song's lyrics.
Earlier this year Aruna's 'The End' saw the American producer/singer/DJ burst back onto the scene with another highly anticipated release, teaming up again with Dutch talent Husman. Now with this collection of remixes released June 29th, she's passed the torch to five unique, up and coming producers who've taken the track and reframed it in their own special way. Thanks to a Must-Hear feature from Beatport on the main Dubstep page and a YouTube feature by Suicide Sheep, Dubstep and Future Bass remixes from Culture Code and WRLD have steadily climbed the charts to peak at #22 and #29, the latter racking up over 200,000 views and 90,000 Soundcloud plays in just over a week. Click the link below to listen to all mixes and/or purchase.