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Singer-Songwriter Dylan Matthew Teams Up With Producer Nitti Gritti to Deliver Nostalgic Summer Record “Drive You Crazy” on Monstercat

Grammy-winning and 12x Platinum producer Nitti Gritti today made his debut on Monstercat alongside returning Gold-certified singer-songwriter Dylan Matthew, with their infectious new single, “Drive You Crazy.” The nostalgic song is a callback to falling in love for the first time and feeling the insatiable high of an endless summer. Accompanied by a rush of endorphins in the music video, the pair blend the best of their talents with matured dance sensibilities, catchy vocals, and pop-punk guitar chords, cementing the track as an instant hit.

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Nitti Gritti shares, This is a really feel-good summer record that provides some nostalgia of your first summer romance.” 

Dylan Matthew adds, We wanted to encapsulate what the song is about in the music video – Malibu, the beach, summer love, nostalgia, and California. We’re excited to put this one out, hope you guys like it!

One-half of SIDEPIECE, Nitti Gritti has traversed every genre from hip-hop to house, exploring influences from his upbringing in Haiti and his home-base flavors of Miami. Since winning a Latin Grammy with Bad Bunny and Diplo in 2019, he’s toured the world, playing Coachella, Bonnaroo, and more, with a slate of headline dates in 2022. Meanwhile, Dylan Matthew earned Gold certification for his track “Love Is Gone” with Slander this year, collecting over 300 Million streams to date. He’s made multiple appearances on the Billboard Hot Dance charts, performed on stages from EDC to Lollapalooza, and is undoubtedly the next big thing in pop music. Catch him performing “Drive You Crazy” live in LA at Avalon on July 23.

Dylan Matthew Bio

Singer/songwriter/producer Dylan Matthew skyrocketed to success as a crossover indie pop and electronic dance artist with his passionate vocal work on the 2019 Slander track “Love is Gone,” and his subsequent piano version became RIAA Gold-certified as his most streamed song with 194 million Spotify streams, the YouTube video garnering 134 million views. Today, with 4.6 million monthly listeners on Spotify, 762,000 TikTok followers, and multiple tracks in Billboard’s Dance Top 50, Matthew is a rising indie pop star and one of the most recognizable voices on the dance music scene. Currently finishing his fifth EP, he is also preparing a joint album and tour with Slander, set to visit close to 40 U.S. markets this fall. An engaging live performer, Matthew has wowed sold-out crowds in some of North America’s most storied venues and festivals, including EDC Las Vegas and Lollapalooza, and will make his debut at Coachella this coming April.

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Nitti Gritti Bio

Nitti Gritti is a name that is synonymous with boundary-pushing electronic music. The world-renowned DJ and fan-proclaimed edit master is a Latin Billboard and Latin Grammy award-winning producer is his own right, and one half of the Grammy-nominated project, SIDEPIECE.

The 12x Platinum certified producer has continuously proven himself as a force to be reckoned with, boasting an impressive and ever-expanding list of A-list collaborators that includes Bad Bunny, Cardi B, Diplo, Major Lazer, Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull, Shaquille O’Neal and Saint Jhn, in addition to his world-wide touring through five continents, playing esteemed festivals and venues including Tomorrowland, EDC Las Vegas, Electric Zoo, Electric Love Austria, Red Rocks, Exchange LA and more.

Last year Nitti Gritti was ranked as the 14th best producer in the world by 1001 Tracklists and scored the #1 most supported dance record of the year with ‘On My Mind’, released as part of the aforementioned SIDEPIECE project. His long standing relationships with top tastemaking producers such as shndo (accredited on top pop hits including Justin Bieber’s acclaimed ‘Peaches’) further ascertain his bonafide position in the landscape of popular and electronic music. 

Maintaining momentum, 2021 has seen Nitti Gritti collaborate with fellow global dance stars Valentino Kahn, Timmy Trumpet and Marshmello alongside mega-star Megan Thee Stallion, charting on Billboard with January single ‘Where I Belong’ and hitting 1.7 million monthly Spotify listeners.  

Nitti Gritti has demonstrated his top-tier production proficiencies by way of a cutting edge catalogue of electronic music, cultivating a devoted base of fans across the United States and abroad that cement his position in the scene with no signs of slowing.

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