Artist 101: Marshmello

Your go-to guide for everything you need to know about Marshmello!

What is his birthday?

May 19th, 1992.

What is his most popular song?

His most popular song is “Alone”, the song that put him on the map, attracting attention from some of the biggest names in electronic music. Released in 2016, the track has been played more than 72 million times on Soundcloud and peaked at #60 on the Billboard Top 100. Since its release, “Alone” has also been remixed by countless other artists. The music video, released through Monstercat on YouTube, has been viewed more than 150 Million times!

You can watch the music video here:

What else do I need to know about him?

Marshmello, (born Christopher Cornstock) has quickly become one of the most buzzworthy names in mainstream EDM in recent years. He made a humble start on Soundcloud, posting original songs on the site that quickly caught the attention of millions of listeners, including artists such as Skrillex. He released his debut album Joytime on January 8th, 2016, and it reached iTunes’ Top Electronic Albums on the day of its release. Since then, he has collaborated with artists such as Selena Gomez, Khalid, and Anne-Marie on tracks that have dominated the charts, and has played shows worldwide. Having built a name for himself, Marshmello has joined other EDM giants at countless music events such as Veld, Tomorrowland and Wango Tango.

Most recently, he released a song with Bastille, “Happier” with a music video that will tug at your heartstrings.

What is his social media?





You can also stay updated on his official website.

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Written by Kath Jiang

Western University grad, music lover, and pizza enthusiast from Toronto.

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