Music sensation and Grammy award winner DJ David Guetta
has announced the release date for his much anticipated 5th studio album, Nothing But the Beat
. The album will drop August 30th, following the success of its first single, “Where Them Girls At” featuring Flo-Rida and Nicki Minaj, which has gained Guetta 800,000 digital downloads and reached the top 10 on the singles charts. DJ David Guetta
has jam packed his new album with an array of A-list musicians, which include Taio Cruz, Ludacris, will.i.am, Akon, Snoop Dogg, Usher, Timbaland, and many more.
His previous album, One Love
, reached new heights for electronic dance music, with four #1 hits in the UK, as well as four #1 hits on the Billboard charts. The second single from the album, “Sexy Bitch” featuring Akon, went #1 on the Billboard charts, and 3x platinum in the U.S. One Love
also generated hits including “Memories” featuring Kid Cudi and “Gettin’ Over You” with Chris Willis featuring Fergie and LMFAO. Overall, Guetta has sold a total of over 5 million albums and 17 million singles worldwide, making him the world’s biggest DJ, most notably for his ability to bridge the gap between electronic dance and mainstream music.
To celebrate the release of his latest album, and the success of his social media empire, Guetta has begun a huge Facebook giveaway for his over 20 million fans. A trip to a secret location to watch him mix before thousands of people, mobile phones, digital tablets, watches, albums and free downloads are just some of the prizes Guetta is offering his fans, which recently passed 20 million on Facebook, half a billion views on youtube, and 1.2 million followers on Twitter.
David Guetta’s return to the states starts off strong on June 25th in Las Vegas where he will be headlining The Electric Daisy Carnival alongside electronic music’s biggest acts. In addition, Guetta will also be headlining the East Coast’s largest electronic music festival, Electric Zoo on September 3rd. Keep an I out for DJ David Guetta as he makes appearances across the country promoting his brand new studio album, Nothing But the Beat