Label: Not On Label (Dreamweaver Self-released) - none • Format: 12x, File MP3, Album 320 Kbps • Country: Austria • Genre: Electronic • Style: Chillwave, Dance-pop, Downtempo, Electro, Eurodance, Minimal, Tropical House, Synth-pop
Chill-out shortened as chill ; also typeset as chillout or chill out is a loosely defined form of popular music characterized by slow tempos and relaxed moods. Some of the genres associated with "chill" include downtempoclassicaldancejazzhip hopworldpoploungeand ambient. The term "chill-out music" — originally conflated with " ambient house " — came from an area called "The White Room" at the Heaven nightclub in London in There, DJs played ambient mixes from sources such as Brian Eno and Pink Floyd to allow dancers a place to "chill out" from the faster-paced music of the main dance floor.
Ambient house became widely popular over the next decade before it declined due to market saturation. The popularity of chill-out subsequently expanded to dedicated satellite radio channels, outdoor festivals, and thousands of compilation albums. Despite the facetious intent behind the term, chillwave was the subject of serious, analytical articles by mainstream newspapers, and became one of the first genres to acquire an identity online. As on-demand music streaming services grew in the s, a form of downtempo tagged as "lo-fi hip hop" or "chillhop" became popular among I Cant Fix It - Various - Gang Related - The Soundtrack users.
There is no exact definition of chill-out music. The room's purpose was to allow dancers a Emotional Chillout Night - Dreamweaver - Electronica I to "chill out" from the more emphatic and fast-tempo music played on the main dance floor. This also coincided with the short-lived fad of ambient housealso known as "New Age house".
Jana Pope - Bohemian house declined after the mids due to market saturation. They called their product "chill-out music", and it sparked a revived interest in ambient house from the public and record labels. Ina genre called " chillwave " was invented by the satirical blog Hipster Runoff for music that could already be described with existing labels such as dream pop.
What about iTunes making it an official genre? It's now theoretically a marketable indie sound. Streaming became the dominant source of music industry revenue in InYouTube began allowing its users to host live streamswhich resulted in a host of hour "radio stations" dedicated to microgenres such as vaporwave a derivation of chillwave. Byseveral of these channels had attracted millions of followers. One DJ theorized that they were inspired by a nostalgia for the commercial bumpers used by Emotional Chillout Night - Dreamweaver - Electronica I and Adult Swim in the s, and that this "created a cross section of people that enjoyed both anime and wavy hip-hop beats.
The root word " lo-fi " refers to music of an unprofessional nature, and contrary to popular conception, is not synonymous with qualities such as "warm" and "punchy". Emotional Chillout Night - Dreamweaver - Electronica I Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For other uses, see Chill out disambiguation. A free chill-out track produced by a Wikipedia editor.
It runs at 95 BPM and is in the key of C minor. For the genre of jazz-influenced hip-hop, see Jazz rap. For the genres of hip-hop characterized by low sound quality, see Mumble rapMemphis rapand Cloud rap.
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