24-year-old producer phenomenon Hypaton has become a viral superstar with his ingenious revamps of ‘90s classics, which combine nostalgic vocal samples with futuristic house grooves. Growing up in a family where music was a central part of life, Hypaton takes his name from his father’s band and started learning guitar at 5 years old. Inspired by his cousin, the trance DJ Giuseppe Ottaviani, Hypaton has been producing EDM and trance since 2014. However it was in 2022 that he became an Instagram reel sensation with his clever future rave reworks, earning the attention of the mastermind behind the genre, David Guetta. When he posted his electrifying rework of La Bouche’s ‘Be My Lover’ and received a million views in less than 24 hours, the next step was an official collaboration with the French DJ icon. As well as releasing ‘Be My Lover’ as a single with David Guetta, Hypaton is also set to perform alongside his future rave mentor at Ushuaïa Ibiza for Guetta’s F*** Me I’m Famous party.
Hypaton’s music continues to win new fans, amassing over 50 million views and counting and being shared over 100,000 times by accounts for the world’s biggest football teams, news agencies, celebrities and everything in between. His enthusiastic and personable online charisma has built an authentic connection with his fanbase, which grows bigger and stronger by the day. Now armed with a plethora of new, original, cutting-edge music for 2023, Hypaton’s rise to stardom looks certain to be nothing short of meteoric. The hype is real for this viral wonderkid.