Future Hit: Milky Chance’s Quirky “Stolen Dance” Is Absolutely Undeniable

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International acts have wreaked havoc on the US charts in 2014 like never before. Norwegian duo Nico & Vinz led the charge with summer smash “Am I Wrong”, while Sweden’s Tove Lo broke big with “Habits (Stay High)” and Australian singer/songwriter Vance Joy just cracked the Billboard Hot 100 with debut single “Riptide”. Another name to add to that growing list is German duo Milky Chance.

They have one of the most unlikely hits of the year on their hands with “Stolen Dance”. Clemens Rehbein (vocalist) and Phillip Dausch (producer) posted the hypnotic folk-pop anthem online and were soon topping charts across Europe. The song’s popularity then extended to Australia and New Zealand, and it’s now climbing iTunes stateside. Fall in love with Milky Chance up top.

Will “Stolen Dance” work in the US? Have your say in the comments below.

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  • Eric

    Yes, it does. It’s going to take listeners away just like Gotye did a couple of years ago. Infectious, laid-back but fun summer pop song.

  • dougie

    milky chance are excellent

  • Sharon

    Fell in love with this song the first time I heard it. It has a tropical feel to it and is very infectious.