Nero, stylised as NERO, are a British electronic music trio composed of members Dan Stephens, Joe Ray and Alana Watson. On 12 August 2011, they released their debut studio album, Welcome Reality, which reached number one in the UK Albums Chart. In August 2012, “Promises” received a Gold certification in the United States. On 10 February 2013, Nero won a Grammy Award for their collaborative remix of “Promises” with Skrillex. Their second studio album, Between II Worlds, was released on 11 September 2015.
Sasha Frere-Jones, journalist for the New Yorker Magazine, listed Nero’s remix of The Streets, “Blinded by the Lights” in his top songs of 2009. The track had radio airplay in the U.K. as well as being played by DJs including Chase & Status, Skream, Tiësto and Diplo.
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Without further ado, Nero’s top 5 tracks of all time:
5. The Streets – Blinded by the lights (Nero Remix)
4. Nero – Must Be The Feeling (Delta Heavy Remix)
3. Nero – Innocence
2. Nero – Guilt
1. Nero – Promises
BONUS: ZHU & Nero – Dreams