DVBBS (pronounced “dubs”) is a Canadian electronic music duo formed in 2012, composed of brothers Chris Andre (born Christopher van den Hoef, January 1, 1990) and Alex Andre (born Alexandre van den Hoef, October 17, 1991).
The creator of the track “Tsunami” was initially unknown. In August 2013, the single, which had been a big hit at festivals for months and occasionally been attributed to DJ Sander van Doorn, was confirmed by Pete Tong to be the work of DVBBS and Borgeous.
In its world exclusive, Tong played the song on his show on BBC Radio 1 on August 16, 2013. Billboard magazine called it “the most played tune at Tomorrowland,” the 2013 Belgian electronic music festival.
It was officially released on Doorn Records on August 19, 2013. A week later, it reached #1 on the Beatport 100.
The song has charted worldwide on iTunes, reaching #1 in the Netherlands, #4 in Belgium, #35 in Cyprus, #77 in Austria, #80 in Denmark, #95 in Sweden, #167 in Canada and #200 in Germany.
DVBBS has performed with Tiësto, Steve Aoki, MSTRKRFT, LMFAO, Calvin Harris, Deadmau5, Dragonette, Far East Movement and others. In 2013, they will be joiningAdventure Club for their North American fall/winter tour, and performing at festivals including Osheaga, Electric Forest, Electric Zoo and HARD Summer LA.
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