Martin Jensen originally wanting to take more of a ‘behind the scenes’ role as a lighting engineer and designer, but his unmistakable talent as a DJ quickly placed him in the spotlight as a creative powerhouse.
“I’m drawn to the songs that get into your head and seem to stay there. That’s the music that I love to create” says Martin Jensen whose uncompromising and unorthodox production style has garnered listeners from all over the world and racked up millions of followers on Facebook.
His first few singles launched him into the musical stratosphere, showcasing his innovative way of crafting sounds and tracks that resonant with fans from all over the globe. His breakthrough viral track “Sí” featured a sample of famous footballer Cristiano Ronaldo. And his follow up single, “All I Wanna Do”, cemented his position as one of the world’s leading hitmakers.
Continuing his meteoric rise, the next single “Solo Dance” featured a young singer that wanted to remain unknown. “She wanted to be anonymous and we kept our promise.” Says Martin Jensen, who goes on to explain the idea behind the song’s lyrics. “It’s about going out clubbing, and that it is really only a great night if you’ve been dancing all night long.” With an unbelievable 122 million streams and counting on Spotify, “Solo Dance” is quickly converting new listeners to fans.
He was also named one of DJ Mags top 100 DJs in the world in 2016, the first Danish artist since Trentemøller in 2007. “It’s a massive achievement for a DJ. It’s just as awesome as reaching the charts in the US or the UK” says Martin Jensen. “It’s amazing and extra awesome because DJ Mag’s top 100 is created by its readers – the fans that actually listen and dance to the music.” Continues the 25-year-old Danish DJ and Producer phenomenon. “Next I’m going to conquer the world!”