Darude's "Sandstorm" Is 20 Years Old Today

Darude’s “Sandstorm” Is 20 Years Old Today

It’s been 20 years since Darude first unleashed his massive dance hit “Sandstorm” — and it’s still a banger.


The single first dropped in Finland in 1999 and was later released in many other countries in 2000. “Sandstorm” rose on the charts, hitting number one in the UK, among others. It was an instant smash.

Easily one of the most recognizable tracks in the history of EDM, Darude’s classic anthem is still relevant and thriving. The kind of hype this hit has attracted over two decades is absolutely insane. Now, it’s been pumping up crowds for 20 straight years.

Listen below.

Darude – Sandstorm

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