Deephouseit Podcast 022 – Zoo Brazil

Grammy and Brit Award nominated Zoo Brazil, also known as John Andersson, has released over 160 singles and 8 albums under various monikers.

Through out his career, he has steadily carved out a reputation for himself as one of dance music’s most innovative and respected producers and DJs. With releases on label like, Defected, Sci/Tec, Get Physical, Saved, Systematic, Kittball, Deeperfect, Size, Great Stuff, Dessous, Strictly Rhythm, Loaded, Turbo, Blackhole, Noir, Spinnin, Ministry of Sound, Armada, Stealth, Skint to name just a few a few.

As a DJ he has performed all over the world at some of the best clubs including Ministry of Sound, Space and Pacha, and has played underground clubs and festivals all over the world from Australia, Europe, Asia,  North and South America.

The club music and djing being his main focus, he has also as a producer and songwriter been very successful in the world of pop music, co written Kylie Minogue’s hit song “The One” featured on her album “X”. This album was nominated at the 51st annual US Grammy Awards for Best Electronic/Dance Album. “X” was also nominated for a BRIT Award for Best International Album, and to date has sold over 3 million copies. John has also been writing music for various European and Hollywood movies and world wide tv-productions as for BBC, Discovery Channel, MTV,  Channel4 and much more. In 2012 he composed music for the para Olympics opening ceremony in London and music for 2 Dermablend/Loreál commercial wish reached over 100 million views on youtube, got awarded with the prestige of 2 silver lion´s awards at the Cannes festival.

He has worked with and remixed some of the world’s largest artists including Fatboy Slim (Skint/Astralwerks), Lana Del Ray (Interscope Records), Kylie Minogue (Emi/Virgin), Inflames (Universal music), Giorgio Moroder (Sony), Human Leauge (Virgin), Danni Mingoue (FFRR), and Nitin Sawney (V2),as well as a whole host of the most respected and credible “underground” dance acts like James Holden (Loaded/Border Com.),  Steve Angello (Size) Ian Pooley (V2/Ministry Of Sound) Blaze (Slip N Slide), Dirty Vegas (Credence/EMI), Lo Fidelity Allstars (Skint/Astralwerks), Zoot Woman/Stuart Price, and many more.

During of 2015/16 John released his third Djmix cd called “Zoo Brazil – Songs for Clubs vol.3”,  remixed Giorgio Moroder & Kylie Minogue’s “Right Here, Right Now” that went nr 1 on Billboard Dance Chart, and the underground hit single “Save Us” on Size Records. and the very successful Djmix album for Get Physical Music – Full Body Workout. Singles for Souvenir, and legendary King Street Records, and releases for Saved Records, Noir, Natura Viva and Get Physical Music.

2017/18 John released a is handfull of releases for Hot Since 82 Knee Deep label, various collabs with Mark Fanciulli with releases on Joris Voorns Rejected/Green Records, release on the much loved Berlin club Watergate 22 album with Catz n Dog. Nic Fanciulli´s Saved Records, Co-write and Produced and mixed the Wolf and Moon album ”Before It Gets Dark” wish was feat on a ”Game of Thrones” advert. The Exploited Records release ” Zoo Brazil – Complicated” wish the vinyl sold out in a week and was played various times on BBC/Radio1.

2018/19 also did see the light of the Zoo Brazil album ”Point Of View” wish includes remixes from Ramon Tapia, Monkey Safari, Alos the year for the Underground club hit ”Sand” wish was essential tune on Pete Tongs/BBC Radio 1 Show.

Releases on Booka Shades Bluefield label, Sven Väth´s Cocoon. Monaberry and many more.

Coming up for 2020 is a new Zoo Brazil album ”For Sins And False Alarms” on Magik Muzik, Various singles for John Digweeds legendary Bedrock label, Skint Records, Booka Shades Bluefield label, AnjunaDeep, Systematic Recordings, Super Flus Monaberry label. and much much more.

OUT NOW: Zoo Brazil – Your Love (Skint Records)