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3LAU at Paradiso Festival at The Gorge Amphitheatre in Washington, USA.
Background information
Birth nameJustin David Blau
Born(1991-01-09) January 9, 1991 (age 26)
Syosset, New York, United States
OriginLas Vegas, Nevada, United States
GenresProgressive house, electro house, deep house
Occupation(s)DJ, producer
InstrumentsSynthesizer, mixer, piano, guitar, vocals
Years active2011-present
LabelsRevealed Recordings, Strictly Rhythm, Island Records, Musical Freedom, Dim Mak Records
Associated actsEmma Hewitt, Martin Garrix, Bright Lights, Luciana, Estelle, Bootleg, Botnek, Audien, Charles


Justin David Blau (given birth to January 9, 1991), better known by his stage name 3LAU (pronounced “Blau”), can be an American DJ and electronic dance music manufacturer. Based in NEVADA, he provides released three mixtapes since 2011 and many singles, and provides performed at celebrations such as Electric powered Zoo in NY and EDC Vegas. In 2014 he released the monitor “Vikings” with Botnek on Dim Mak Information.

Early life

Justin David Blau was created in Syosset, NY, USA on (1991-01-09) January 9, 1991 (age group 26). Blau was raised around an creative family members, and was shortly playing piano, playing electric guitar and performing. At thirteen, he transferred with his family members to NEVADA, Nevada, where he spent the others of his youngsters. He went to The Meadows College for senior high school and Washington School in St. Louis for university.


A lot of 3LAU's music incorporates electro home, dubstep, deep home, and progressive home. He's known for his melodic undertake dance music and live models that integrate sampling. He's also known for using Ableton.

Music career

2011–12: First releases

In 2011, at age 20, he vacationed in Sweden, where he uncovered digital dance music. After time for college he began making mashups, "due to the fact [he] didn't believe anyone was performing a great work." He shortly began mixing beneath the professional name 3LAU, and by June of this season was uploading mashups to YouTube.3LAU gained identification in the digital music world in 2011 along with his two bootlegs, "Young ladies Who Save the Globe" and "FOREVER Long". He also gained a remix competition for his remix of Tiesto's "Function Hard, Play Hard".Before 2012, 3LAU spent his days their studies at Washington School in St. Louis and DJing during the night. He has already established remixes graphs in the very best 10 on both Beatport and Buzz Machine.

2012–15: Singles, touring

In 2012, he centered on DJing and launched his 3LAU YOUR BRAIN tour. That same 12 months, he released his second bootleg recording, Dance Ground Filth. In 2012, the NEVADA Review-Journal explained him as "among America's fastest-rising DJ-producers." In 2012 he released Dance Ground Filth 2, an recording featuring his creation.In past due 2013, he continued a brief tour with Carnage known as the night time Riot tour. Wrote Jonah Ollman of Sound of Boston about 3LAU's live shows in past due 2013, "A good stability of mashups, electro-house, poppy vocal examples, and a 90’s throwback occasionally keep the youthful 20-something crowd heading and constantly amused."In the summertime of 2015, 3LAU did his first Western tour visiting Barcelona, Germany and Ibiza. Later on that fall, he continued his 1st Asian tour including Bangkok, Jakarta, Tokyo and even more.


3LAU has raised more than $200,000 to nonprofit Pencils of Guarantee. In 2013, 3LAU announced he previously built his 1st school using the nonprofit and was on his method to create a second.



Table shows set of album titles, year and details Name Year Details Dance Floor Filth 1 2011 Label: Self-released Format: Digital download Dance Floor Filth 2 2012 Label: Self-released Format: Digital download Dance Floor Filth 3 2013 Label: Self-released Format: Digital download March Mashup Mondays Label: Self-released Format: Digital download Dance Floor Filth 4 2014 Label: Self-released Format: Digital download Dance Floor Filth 5 2016 Label: Self-released Format: Digital download


"Bang" (Tiësto Bootleg) "Don't Wait around" (unreleased however, 3LAU himself singing) "Often" (with Blinders featuring Charles) Desk shows set of one titles, release schedules and record brands Release Title Discharge Date Discharge Label 3LAU & Paris & Simo offering Bright Lighting - Get away 24-06-2013 Uncovered Recordings 3LAU offering Bright Lighting - How YOU LIKE Me 18-03-2014 Isle Information Botnek & 3LAU - Vikings 08-04-2014 Dim Mak Information Dash Berlin & 3LAU offering Bright Lighting - In some way 29-08-2014 Mainstage Music 3LAU offering Luciana - We FOUND Bang 28-11-2014 Musical Independence 3LAU & Nom De Remove offering Estelle - THE NIGHT TIME 12-01-2015 Uncovered Recordings 3LAU offering Emma Hewitt - Alive Once again 06-07-2015 Armada Music Shiny Lights offering 3LAU - Runaway 16-10-2015 Dim Mak Information 3LAU offering Yeah Boy - COULD IT BE Like 29-03-2016 Blume Music 3LAU & Said The Sky - "Fireplace" offering NEONHEART 25-10-2016 Blume Music 3LAU offering Utmost - You Desire Even more 25-11-2016 Blume Music


Zedd - "Spectrum" (3LAU Remix) Adam Egbert - "Back again to New" (3LAU Remix) Kap Slap - "E.T. Feels Starry Eyed" (3LAU Remix) Adele - "Established Fire towards the Rainfall" (3LAU Bootleg) Tiësto - "Crimson Lighting" (3LAU's Acoustic Edition) Jessie J, Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj - "Bang Bang" (3LAU Remix) Shawn Mendes - "Stitches" (3LAU Remix) Justin Bieber - "Sorry" (3LAU Remix) The Chainsmokers - "DON'T ALLOW Me Down" (3LAU Remix) Ariana Grande - "Into You" (3LAU Remix)