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Addictedtoedm / Alba Smith

Protocol Recordings label head and producer Nicky Romero announced his “Redefine” world tour this spring. Now he kicks the concept into full gear with the release the first episode a three-part documentary and accompanies it with a release a touching music video for his recent single “Love You Forever.” 

Redefine” documentary series focuses on the evolution  Nicky’s sound throughout his prolific career as first a DJ, then a producer, and now a media mogul. The first episode, “Past,” gives viewers insight into Nicky’s early experiences as an artist during EDM’s golden era. From handing out water backstage at local clubs to be closer to the DJs to attending mini-festivals to gain inspiration from fellow up-and-coming artists the time. It also serves as a high-level technical lesson on the details and challenges music production. 

The first episode “Redefine” documentary sets up viewers for the next part the series, “Present,” which will cover Nicky’s rise as a worldwide success and label owner.

Nicky also just debuted the touching, feel-good music video to his “Love You Forever” with Stadiumx and Sam Martin, which centers on three different stories with the common thread how small acts kindness can truly change a life. From children easing the workload their single mother to a jock learning how to knit for his elderly grandson to a young couple making a life together in their first starter apartment, the “Love You Forever” video explores deeply personal and moving stories everyday people. It ties back to Nicky’s “Redefine” concept by inspiring viewers to spread good in the world, even if just to one other person. 

Words by Alba Smith
Music Editor