Krewella is an American electronic dance music trio from Chicago, Illinois, that formed in 2007. The trio consists of Jahan Yousaf, Yasmine Yousaf and Rain Man. Their EP, Play Hard was released on June 18, 2012 exclusively on Beatport followed by an iTu...
Krewella is an American electronic dance music trio from Chicago, Illinois, that formed in 2007. The trio consists of Jahan Yousaf, Yasmine Yousaf and Rain Man. Their EP, Play Hard was released on June 18, 2012 exclusively on Beatport followed by an iTunes release on June 26, 2012. Their debut album, Get Wet, was released on September 24, 2013 on iTunes. Their musical style draws upon house, dubstep, hardstyle and drum and bass.
Krewella, formed in 2007, consists of songwriting/vocalist sisters Jahan and Yasmine Yousaf accompanied by producer Kris "Rain Man" Trindl. Their music is a blend of self-produced electro house and dubstep, with influences of many other EDM styles. In June 2012, Krewella released their EP Play Hard. The album rose to #1 on Billboard's Dance Radio Airplay chart and the single placed on the Pop Radio Airplay charts.
Krewella has headlined at EDM festivals around the globe including Ultra Music Festival, Electric Daisy Carnival, Stereosonic and Spring Awakening. These live performances earned the 2012 International Dance Music Award for "Best Breakthrough Artist."
After their performance at Ultra Music Festival 2013, Billboard declared that "Krewella is going to be huge!" Their debut album "Get Wet," charted in the Top 10 of Billboard's Hot 200 in its first week.
In January 2014, Krewella partnered with EDM lifestyle brand Electric Family to produce a collaboration bracelet for which 100% of the proceeds are donated to Dance For Paralysis. The partnership has raised over $10,000 as of February 2014.
On March 29, 2014, Krewella (without Rain Man) performed a 30 minute live set on the Mainstage at Ultra Music Festival in Miami, FL. This marked Krewella's first time to perform on the Mainstage at Ultra Music Festival.