28-year-old Tobtok aka Tobias Karlsson, is one of the most talented artists leading the new wave of Swedish electronic music DJ / producers. He has generated over 100 million streams on Spotify alone, enjoyed consistent DJ and radio support (BBC Radio 1, KISS FM, Capital Xtra and more) is in high demand as a remixer and producer for other artists, and still finds the time to DJ around the world. Tobtok continues to prove he is a rare talent.
Tobtok has released on such eminent labels as Kitsuné, Astralwerks, Perfect Havoc, Ministry of Sound, Toolroom, Armada and more, showcasing a sound ranging from nu-disco to uplifting house. His tropical-flavoured ‘Fast Car’ ft River (Neon Records) crashed into the top 20 in Australia, reached double-platinum sales and charted around the world. As a producer he’s worked on other tracks such as Karen Harding’s hit, ‘Picture’ (7.5 million streams) and Alex Ross ‘Dreams’ (23.5 million streams) and his remix skills have been called upon by the likes of The Magician, Blonde, Ella Henderson, John Newman, Wretch-32, Christina Aguilera ft Nile Rodgers, Take That, and most recently, Sam Feldt, Wilder Woods, Aloe Blacc, and Kesha to name a few.
Recent releases such as ‘Pick You Up’ (with Redondo ft Penny F), ‘Something ‘Bout The Music’ (with AKA George & Oliver Nelson), ‘The Stand Off’ and ‘The Sting’ (both with Adam Griffin) have all received heavy DJ and radio support, including Mistajam and Scott Mills’ shows on BBC Radio.