Alesso, aka Alessandro Lindblad, is a Swedish DJ and electronic dance music producer specializing in progressive house, He achieved popularity and worldwide attention in 2011 with support of his original productions and remixes from Avicii, Swedish House Mafia, Tiesto, Sander van Doorn, Kasakde and other well established DJs. His remix of “Pressure” was one of the most played EDM songs of 2011. He made his debut on DJ Mag's Top 100 DJ list in 2011, garnering the 70th spot. Being one of the hottest artists that year was enough for MTV to name him an EDM artist to watch in 2012. And in 2012, Alesso released his first BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix, jumping 50 numbers to take the 20th spot on the Top 100 DJs list by DJ Mag. His more recent hits have included "Years" featuring Matthew Koma and “Calling (Lose My Mind)” with Sebastian Ingrosso of Swedish House Mafia, “Every Chance We Get We Run” with David Guetta and Tegan and Sara, and “City of Dreams” with mega DJ Dirty South.