A DJ, producer, songwriter and classically trained musician, Greek artist Xenia Ghali has shaken up the dance music scene with her recent, stellar emergence. With debut single ‘Broken’ featuring Katt Rockell released on Pitbull’s Mr. 305 Records, and her follow up ‘Get Dirty’ a collaboration with Grammy winning rapper Wyclef Jean, it is clear that the some of the biggest names in the industry are taking notice of Xenia’s talents in the studio and on the stage.
With a distinctive style, in both a musical and aesthetic sense, Xenia Ghali has turned heads and gained a legion of loyal followers with her passionate stage presence, her venue filling DJ sets, and her house-influenced studio offerings. Owner of the independent label Funky Sheep Records, Xenia walks the line between mainstream success and underground credibility, producing high-energy club tracks such as 2015’s powerhouse ‘Prophecy’ and ‘Renaissance’ alongside her major label releases.
Both an enigmatic and dynamic figure, Xenia Ghali’s DJ sets are defined by their combining of soulful house and pulsating beats, bringing together shimmering synth melodies and vintage groove laden rhythms for a unique brand of modern electronic dance music. Additionally, her remixes of established artists such as the aforementioned Pitbull (‘Fun’ feat Chris Brown) and Mr Vega (‘My Jam’ feat Pitbull) have demonstrated a keen ear for reinterpretation and undoubtedly bear her distinctive signature.
Having performed at events such as Greece’s ‘MADwalk’ fashion and music event, composed the soundtrack for internationally renowned designer Michael Costello’s Fashion show video, and appeared in issues of People Magazine, Runway and Madame Figaro, it is clear that her reputation is steadily building across the planet.
Her DJ sets are electric, her style impeccable, and her talent behind the decks undeniable – Xenia Ghali is set to reach much further in 2016. With latest single ‘Under these lights’ building on the energetic nature of her first two releases, it comes as no surprise that the track reached #1 in the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart, as well as claiming #22 in the Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart for US radio airplay. ‘Under These Lights’ also rose to #25 in the UK Music Week Upfront Club Chart and placed at #6 in the Top 10 Breakers chart. Xenia is fast becoming an artist in high demand, with recent standout sets in New York, Miami, Chicago and Athens all firmly under her belt.
With her music punching weight in chats and playlists around the world, upcoming performances at the festivals such as Color Day, DreamWorld, Lake Party and River Party, Xenia Ghali is making made sizeable waves in the dance music community, as well as the music industry at large, it is only a matter of time before her career enters the stratosphere.