Sander van Dijck born 26 November 1990, better known by his stage name San Holo, is a Dutch DJ, musician, record producer and composer from Zoetermeer. He gained international recognition for his remix of Dr. Dre’s “The Next Episode”, which currently has over 205 million views on YouTube. He has released music on several record labels including Spinnin’ Records, OWSLA, Barong Family, and Monstercat. He also founded Bitbird, a label which has released several of his singles including “Still Looking” and “Light” and his debut album Album1. San Holo’s first EP, Cosmos, was released via Heroic on 18 September 2014 and was in the Top 100 Electronic category of iTunes. San Holo’s first album, Album1, was released via Bitbird on 21 September 2018 and debuted at #7 on the Billboard Dance/Electronic Albums chart.
Van Dijck studied music production and guitar at Codarts. He graduated in 2012. Before he became a well-known DJ and producer, he was teaching children to play guitar. After years of working with bands, Van Dijck began ghost producing for DJs. His production experienced considerable commercial success, which led him to consider going solo and creating the stage name, San Holo.
In 2017, he was nominated at the Electronic Music Awards for New Artist of the Year.
San Holo has a residency at Marquee in Las Vegas.
See a full list of upcoming San Holo shows here.
Without further ado, San Holo’s top 5 tracks of all time:
5. San Holo – Honest (ft. Broods)
4. San Holo – lift me from the ground (feat. Sofie Winterson)
3. San Holo – Light
2. Afrojack – Ten Feet Tall (Official Lyric Video) ft. Wrabel
1. Fais – Hey ft. Afrojack
BONUS: Afrojack vs. THIRTY SECONDS TO MARS – Do Or Die (Remix)