Described by leading dance blog ‘Dancing Astronaut’ as an artist with the talent and fibre to dominate 2014, Patrick Hagenaar is one of the talented group of fast-rising DJ/producers hailing from Holland.
His musical output, signature love of bold clothing and pop art, plus interactive themed parties collectively form Colour Code, Patrick’s fast rising lifestyle brand for those who want to live their lives in full colour.
Patrick served his DJ apprenticeship at some of London’s key venues, meaning his music is inspired by a mix of the big room Dutch house sounds from his homeland, with a UK flavoured twist of hi octane hooks and devastating melodies.
Firmly established now amongst the top producers around, Patrick Hagenaar has topped download charts around the world, with releases on labels like Atlantic/Big Beat, Spinnin, Hed Kandi & more.
2010’s ‘I Won’t Let You Down’ was the toast of the dance music press and more recently, Patrick’s solo work saw: ‘L.O.V.E’ hit the Top 10 on Beatport and Nr2 spot in the UK club chart.
‘Another Chance’ received over 200k hits on YouTube within 2 weeks, while DMC Buzz chart Nr1 ‘You got Me’ was a firm favourite among DJ’s like David Guetta, Tiesto and BBC Radio 1.
‘My Love’, ‘Live For the Moment’ & ‘Tears of Gold’ on his own imprint ‘Colour Code Music’ receiving continuous support by Nicky Romero, Tiesto, Thomas Gold, Gareth Emery & Laidback Luke.
‘Come Closer’ building up to be Patrick’s biggest hit to date, with early radio support from Tiesto, David Guetta, Bingo Players, Gareth Emery, Firebeatz, Afrojack and many more!
Alongside his own productions, Patrick is currently one of the most sought after remixers in the dance industry. Having remixed Nr1 records for Kiesza, Route 94, SecondCity, Haim, Martin Solveig, whilst his remixes of Rudimental’s ‘Feel The Love’ and ‘Waiting All Night’ scoring over 100 plays on BBC Radio 1. In addition, his Kylie Minogue remix topped the Billboard Dance Chart in March.
With new releases forthcoming on Ferry Corsten & Laidback Luke’s imprints, continuous support from the biggest names in dance music like Tiesto, David Guetta and being a key resident for Ministry of Sound for over 4 years, Patrick has fans across all continents. His solid foundation and that unwavering positive attitude ensure the dancefloors of the world are in for a treat. Watch this Dutchman fly!