5 promising Hardstyle artists to watch in 2023

In our scene, many artists started out as talents and have managed to work their way up to become main artists within Hardstyle. Every year more and more talented hardstyle artists emerge, so also in 2023. We made a list of artists we think are most promising for the upcoming year, who is your favorite?


2022 was already a tremendously good year for this man. He scored his very first No. 1 hit with ‘CLOWN’ together with The Purge and a with his single release ‘ECHOES’. In addition, he was nominated at the Hardstyle Awards in the ‘Best Talent’ category and in the ‘Best Liveset’ category. So, there was no better way for this talented producer to end 2022 and we can’t help but expect a lot more from him in the coming year!


This Aussie is incredibly talented. He makes his own creative raw-hardstyle, and is currently signed with the boys from Gearbox. In 2022 he created ‘Elevate’ together with Rebelion, performed on stages like Shockerz, Knockout Outdoor, Defqon,1, and also got nominated for the Hardstyle Awards in the category ‘Best Talent’. We think this producer has got a bright future ahead.


This young producer won the GET WACK producer contest back in 2021. Since then, his career is going sky-high! He played on stages like Defqon.1, REBiRTH Festival, Decibel outdoor, and many more. Luner presents himself as a hardstyle DJ who incorporates a combination of melodies and hard kicks into his tracks. If you ask us, this really is a DJ to watch out for, we’re very curious about the future of Luner!


Riot Shift, a raw-hardstyle duo who are working hard on their career as hardstyle DJs. Recently, they got signed with the boys from Aggressive Records which is a big milestone in their career. The duo already got represented at some huge events such as Defqon.1, Intents Festival, The Qontinent, REBiRTH Festival, and many more. We definitely see potential in these guys!


Vasto is a producer that should not be missing from this list. This raw-hardstyle producer has been working on his way as a full-fledged hardstyle artist for a while now. He has been on line-ups such as Defqon.1, REBiRTH Festival, Decibel outdoor, and Shockerz. Currently, he’s signed with the brotherhood of APEX and we expect a lot more to see from him in 2023.

Of course, there are many more artists who are doing super well, but this list is definitely interesting to keep an eye on. On what artists should we keep an eye? Let us know via our socials!


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