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Eric Prydz Reigns As BBC Radio 1’s “Essential Mix Of The Year” Winner

Eric Prydz’ February take over of Pete Tong’s Essential Mix has been named “Essential Mix of the Year”.

The two-hour mix included tracks by Prydz’ protégé, Jeremy Olander, and tracks by Prydz’ alter egos, Pryda and Cirez D. His 2013 singles, “Power Drive”, “Layers” and “Rotonda” made into the non-stop mix. Over 65 DJs were featured in Essential Mix including Claude VonStroke, Disclosure, Duck Sauce, Armin van Buuren, Skrillex, Dirty South and Duke Dumont.

This year has been filled with high honors for the Swedish producer that included a Grammy nomination for his remix of M83’s “Midnight City”. Prydz also made the festival rounds with headlining spots at Ultra, Coachella, EDC Las Vegas and HARD Day of the Dead. His North American tour, “EPIC 2.0”, was a stunning 3D visual masterpiece that left fans in awe at the level of showmanship Prydz delivered to cities like New York City and Chicago.

Listen to Eric Prydz’ Essential Mix below and check out his latest tour stops!

Dec 20 – Flames Central – Calgary, Canada
Dec 21 – World Waterpark – Alberta, Canada
Dec 29 – New City Gas – Montreal
Dec 30 – Elektricity – Michigan
Dec 31 – Echostage – Washington DC
Jan 1 – Story – Miami

Eric Prydz Essential Mix Tracklist
1. Pryda – Liam
2. Not Mani – Need You
3. Tonja Holma – Spanish Delight
4. Christopher Kah – Evolution 909 (Magnus Froblom Remix)
5. Cory Lasser – Cypher
6. Pryda – Snaz
7. Pryda – Border Control w/ Pryda – Reeperbahn (Chordapella Mix)
8. Pryda – Layers
9. Arpo – Interlude
10. Pryda – Warrior
11. Pryda – ID
12. Pryda – Games
13. Pryda – Rush
14. Pryda – Power Drive
15. Pryda – Clapham
16. Cirez D – Drums In The Deep
17. Jeremy Olander – Apex
18. Jeremy Olander – Let Me Feel (Eric Prydz Dub Remix)
19. Pryda – Rotonda
20. Jeremy Olander – Rorschach
21. Pryda – Welcome To My House
22. Eric Prydz – Every Day (Interlude Mix)
23. Pryda – One Day
24. Jeremy Olander – Let Me Feel

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