Kris Kross Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Jordy and Sander Huisman, brothers from the Netherlands, started hosting music parties in the Dutch capital in 2011, calling themselves Kris Kross in honour of rappers Chris 'Mac Daddy' Kelly and Chris 'Daddy Mac' Smith who performed under that name in the 1990s. When DJ Yuki Kempees joined them in 2014, they added the name of their home town and performed with a mix of house, electronic, dance, R&B, hip-hop, funk and soul.
They released their debut track, 'Until the Morning' with MC CHOCO in 2015 and in 2016 they paired with American DJs Cheat Codes on the track 'Sex'. It went to number two on the Dutch Chart, number nine on the UK Singles Chart, number ten on Billboard's Hot Dance/Electronic Songs Chart, number eleven on the Dance/Electronic Streaming Songs Chart, number 14 on the Dance/Electronic Digital Song Sales Chart and number 18 on the Dance/Mix Show Airplay Chart. 'Are You Sure?' (2017) with Conor Maynard featuring Ty Dolla $ign reached number 37 on the Hot Dance/Electronic Songs Chart and 'Whenever' (2018) with The Boy Next Door featuring Conor Maynard peaked at number 18.
They perform around the world in concert and at festivals such as Mysteryland in the Netherlands, Parookaville in Germany, Tomorrowland in Belgium and the Ultra Music Festival in America. Their latest track is 'Hij Is Van Mij' (2018) with Dutch singers Maan and Tabitha and hip-hop performer Bizzey.
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