Top 30 EDM Tracks of August 2021

Summer is rapidly on the outskirts and even though it was not nearly quite back-to-normal, the dance music community was grateful for its valiant attempt at normalcy around the world.

In the live entertainment sector there continued to be an outpouring of announcements that included Goldrush Music Festival, Imagine Music Festival, Freaky Deaky Portland, GRiZMAS 2021, Dusk Music Festival, Paradise Blue, and more.

Electric Zoo 2021
Electric Zoo 2021

Over Labor Day Weekend Electric Zoo, New York City’s only dance music festival, successfully took place and featured a massive lineup of artists that included Tiesto, Fisher, Galantis, Steve Aoki, KSHMR, Kaskade, Alesso, Cosmic Gate, among numerous others.  The festival was accompanied by a number of pre and after parties at Avant Gardner’s one and only Brooklyn Mirage.

The summer would not be complete without closing out with a sensational number of singles that made their way from artists DJ Snake, Dillon Francis, Valentino Khan, AREA21 and Fedde Le Grand to name a few.  August’s “Track Of The Month” has been granted to Don Diablo & AR/CO with, “Hot Air Balloon” via HEXAGON. Enjoy! 

Don Diablo & AR/CO – Hot Air Balloon [Hexagon]

Stream/Download: “Hot Air Baloon” here

The following is a list of the top EDM releases from August 2021 based on support by some of the most esteemed artists and labels in the dance music industry.

GAWP + The Melody Men – So High [Altramoda Music]

Stream/Download: “So High” here

Dillon Francis – Reaching Out ft. Bow Anderson [Mad Decent]

Stream/Download: “Reaching Out” here

Loud Luxury feat. Tyler Mann – Lemons [Armada Music]

Stream/Download: “Lemons” here

Fedde Le Grand, Vince Freeman – Devils [Universal Music]

Stream/Download: “Devils” here

DJ Snake – Run It (ft. Rick Ross & Rich Brian) [Interscope Records]

Stream/Download: “Run It” here

Kriss Reeve – Talking On IG [Revealed Recordings]

Stream/Download: “Talking On IG” here

Cedric Gervais & Tom Staar – Tag Your Sponsor [Armada Music] 

Stream/Download: “Tag Your Sponsor” here

MARINA – Venus Fly Trap (Sofi Tukker Remix) [Ultra Music]

Stream/Download: “Venus Fly Trap” here

Love Regenerator, Eli Brown – We Can Come Together [Columbia Records]

Stream: “We Can Come Together” here

PAX – Cosmic Kiss (Gorgon City Remix) [Factory 93 Records]

Stream: “Cosmic Kiss” here

Max Styler & LA Riots – I Promise You [Dim Mak]

Stream: “I Promise You” here

Marvin Aloys & PvssyCat feat. DJ Roland Clark – Spiritual Thing [Milk & Sugar]

Stream/Download: “Spiritual Thing” here

Jake Tarry – Hot Tonight [Spinnin’ Records]

Stream/Download: “Hot Tonight” here

Afrojack & Chico Rose – You Got The Love [Never Sleeps]

Stream/Download: “You Got The Love” here

Valentino Khan – Stop Talkin (feat. ALMA) [Astralwerks]

Stream/Download: “Stop Talkin” here

AREA21 – Lovin’ Every Minute [Hollywood Records]

Stream/Download: “Lovin’ Every Minute” here

Felix Jaehn, Robin Schulz – I Got A Feeling [Universal]

Stream/Download: “I Got A Feeling” here

Gryffin – New Blood (with Boy Matthews) [Darkroom]

Stream/Download: “New Blood” here

Alesso & Marshmello – Chasing Stars ft. James Bay [Astralwerks]

Stream/Download: “Chasing Stars” here

Rudimental – Jumper (Feat. Kareen Lomax) [East West Records]

Stream: “Jumper” here

Kryder & B Jones – Girlfriend [Spinnin Records]

Stream/Download: “Girlfriend” here

Manston & Simms – Sunshine [Perfect Havoc]

Stream: “Sunshine” here

FAUL & WAD vs. PNAU – Changes (Timmy Trumpet Remix)

Stream: “Changes” (Timmy Trumpet Remix) here

AC Slater x Bleu Clair – Green Light (feat. Kate Wild) [Musical Freedom]

Stream/Download: “Green Light” here

Tommy Trash & Kiesza – Tectonic [hau5trap]

Stream/Download: “Tectonic” here

Joachim Pastor – Saint Louis [Armada Music]

Stream: “Saint Louis” here

Small ToK & Yarden Saxophone – Your Own [Black Hole Recordings]

Stream: “Your Own” here

Ben Böhmer – Escalate feat. JONAH [Anjunadeep]

Stream/Download: “Escalate” here

RÜFÜS DU SOL – Next To Me [Reprise/Warner Records]

Stream/Download: “Next To Me” here

This rounds out our top EDM tracks of August 2021. Be sure to come back every month to receive our monthly news highlights and best dance music tracks in the industry.