It’s no Déjà vu but a brand new version of Raiden & Bright Lights’ “Heart of Steel”. More than a year after the original version’s release Nicky Romero’s Protocol Recordings along with the Korea’s fastest rising talent – Raiden, and Grammy nominated singer/songwriter – Bright Lights, released a Festival Mix of the notable record. The brand new, energizing version of “Heart of Steel” fits perfectly into the Protocol’s iconic sound and will please musical tastes of the most demanding upbeat progressive fans. “Heart Of Steel” started to pick up speed when its initial version was performed for the first time by Raiden at Ultra Japan in 2015. After its official release, in January 2017, the single has clocked up over 1.7M streams on Spotify and surpassed 2M views on Youtube. The newely released Festival Mix is destined to do its magic at festivals around the world and if you are up to date with Nicky Romero’s recent performances, chances are you have already danced to it.
Raiden is an academically trained producer and a critically acclaimed artist. He has been feeding music lovers with releases like “Hanabi” (with Florian Picasso), “C’est La Vibe” (with Tom Tyger) or the monumental “Always Find You” for which he joined forces with YURI of the top K-Pop group Girls’ Generation. Raiden’s most recent single “Hit The Club” (a collaboration with Fedde Le Grand) has dropped on Fedde’s very own Darklight Recordings. Thanks to his successful creations Raiden has earned himself performances at Ultra Music Festivals worldwide (6 different Ultra locations to be exact, and counting). In addition, he has performed at Tomorrowland, Fabrik, Life in Color Ibiza and World DJ Festival alongside with a loyal international audience. As part of the Protocol family, Raiden will continue evolving into one of the industry’s most esteemed producers.