He heard something that he knew to be music
Supported by the late Avicii, and EDM-heavyweights Don Diablo, Tiesto, Fedde Le Grand and many more, Maxim Schunk is no stranger to the electronic dance music scene. After dominating the Spotify charts earlier this year and gathering over 2.5 million streams with “My Name”, a collaboration between Raven & Kreyn featuring the vocals of renowned singer-songwriter BISHØP, Schunk is ready to reign the charts once again with “Light Up” on Berlin-based Embassy One.
Maxim Schunk is a German DJ and producer from Germany. Inspired by his mother, Schunk started playing the piano when he was 6 years old. At the age of 14 he started producing digital music and in 2010 he attended a music school in Wuppertal.
As one of the 90’s most iconic releases, ‚My Name‘ needs no introduction – flipping such a classic R&B anthem into a modern day Dance record bears a weighty burden, thankfully Enhanced debutants Maxim Schunk and Raven & Kreyn’s take with the talented BISHØP on vocals delivers an undeniably infectious rework.
Bringing crisp, layered piano leads around taut pads & punchy percussion, ‚My Name‘ is completely transformed into a rolling, dancefloor-ready anthem brimming with the iconic Original’s rousing energy whilst injecting modern Dance characteristics, extracting a contagious dose of 90’s nostalgia.