Absolut and Beatport reveal the final lineup for NYE 2020

Absolut and Beatport announced today additions to the lineup of #DanceAway2020, the biggest online New Year’s Eve bash in the world, which will pay homage to the power of connection whilst saying goodbye to one of the most challenging years in recent memory.  DJs added to the star studded lineup include Honey Dijon, who will be performing a stream for the first time since the shutdown, Nicole Moudaber, Patrick Topping, Sydney Blu, BLANCah, MACHÌNA & SEKITOVA and Mendy Indigo.  These outstanding performers will join previously announced superstars Carl Cox, TOKiMONSTA, Jamie Jones, Nastia, Jaguar, BLOT!, RayRay, and Jixo & Danz on the epic, global 20+ hour live stream event.

Beatport x Absolut NYE 2020 kicks off before midnight local time in Melbourne, Australia with Carl Cox, ringing in one of the first 2021 New Year’s celebrations on the planet. From there, the world’s most ambitious New Year’s Eve party will seamlessly bounce through 15+ time zones and cities, including Shanghai, New Delhi, Dubai, Odessa, Berlin, London, Florianópolis, Miami, Calgary and Los Angeles, before finishing up back in Melbourne with a closing set from Carl Cox. #DanceAway2020 will be available to watch on Beatport’s Twitch channel, as well as on YouTube and Facebook. For a full list of artists, times and more information please visit www.absolut.com/NYE2020 or follow @AbsolutVodka

The #DanceAway2020 livestream combines up-and-coming DJs from around the globe with the world’s most successful performers. The full lineup and time zones are below and in order of performance:

City                         

Melbourne – Carl Cox

Tokyo – MACHÌNA & SEKITOVA 

Shanghai – Ray Ray

Koh Phangan – Mendy Indigo

New Delhi – BLOT!

Dubai – Jixo & Danz

Odessa – Nastia

Berlin – Honey Dijon

Newcastle – Patrick Topping

London – Jaguar

Florianópolis – BLANCAh

Barbados – Nicole Moudaber 

Miami – Jamie Jones

Calgary – Sydney Blu

Los Angeles – TOKiMONSTA

Melbourne – Carl Cox

British DJ/producer, Nicole Moudaber commented,“Barbados is a very special place to me, I’ve been coming to this beautiful island for many years. I can only visualise how lit it will become when I go live for the Absolut and Beatport 2020 NYE stream, bringing in the new year with you. Let’s kiss that b@!%h 2020 goodbye!”

Leading up to the stream, Beatport is allowing fans the chance to enter a remix competition that will focus on the House anthem, “President House” by Roland Clark featuring Urban Soul. Producers who enter will have a chance to win a $5,000 prize package, including a personalized bottle from Absolut, a release on the seminal house and garage label, King Street Sounds, as well as a global track premiere during the Beatport x Absolut NYE 2020 Livestream. Competition entrants have until December 18th, 2020 to participate and can download the stems and acapella via our website. Get started here: https://remix.beatport.com/ 

Beatport has been a maverick in creating live stream events for the dance music community. With over 152 streams in 2020, kicking off in March with a 33-hour marathon that raised nearly $200,000 for DJs who have been sidelined by the pandemic.  Since then Beatport live streams have driven more than 114 million views with more than 500 million impressions.