When bass house first started gaining steam at the end of 2014 and beginning of 2015, it was still a fledgling genre that hadn’t found its place. However, with artists such as Jauz, Ghastly, Ephwurd, Habstrakt, Jvst Say Yes and more taking it by the horns, it has grown into one of the most powerful genres of the year. Good bye big room and tropical, bass house is where it’s at now.
Early in 2015, Zac Brown Band surprised fans with the release of a new single called “Homegrown.” But to anyone who has attended the group’s Southern Ground Music & Food Festival, it’s no surprise that the popular event will return to Charleston, South Carolina, next spring.
To most people, the top artist of the year will be the one whose music you like best, or listen to most. For most people, this kind of rudimentary metric is sufficient. To Billboard, the information goes much deeper.
Good news for LA dance music fans – the city isn’t going after your events.