It takes a true talent to transform a sleepy electroni-popper into a festival-heating smash, but that’s just another Friday morning as far as Don Diablo is concerned. Taking on Martin Garrix and Khalid’s collaborative effort “Ocean,” the prolific producer shares his future house revamp this morning and DH is here.for.it.
First teased at his 2018 Tomorrowland set, the take is non-stop energy. Layers of future house synth dominate the soundscape, a subtle piano line keeps pace, while gnarled vocal takes maintain the original’s melodic integrity. It’s an electrifying flip that won’t soon be shaken: