The Knocks are a New York City-based electronic music institution who have consistently evolved throughout their successful career and have shown no signs of slowing down this year. Their 2020 single “Bodies” (with MUNA) has been streamed over seventeenmillion times globally since release, resulting in a brilliant performance on Jimmy Kimmel Live!. The follow up, “All About You” with Foster the People soared up the Alternative Radio charts (#14) and was Tiktok’s “Year End Wrap” ad campaign song. In addition, their collab with Purple Disco Machine, “Fireworks”, has become a global hit, reaching top 20 on the global airplay charts, #1 on the airplay charts in Germany and Italy, has already gone platinum in Italy. Most recently, the single received a big sync with Abercrombie in a campaign that celebrates June pride month. The Knocks’ 2021 single “R U High” featuring Australian breakthrough talent Mallrat continues to grow globally, with 5M streams and counting and international radio attention, reaching number 1 on Triple J’s “Most Played” chart. June 2021 single “Bedroom Eyes” also follows The Knocks’ Melody & Silence mixtape with Foster the People, which got the attention of Stereogum, Under The Radar, NME, and more respected music outlets. The duo top that off with commanding a lifetime high of 24 million monthly streams on Spotify.
The Knocks have collaborated with some of music’s biggest names through the years [Carly Rae Jepsen, X Ambassadors, Big Boi] and toured around the world with music heavyweights including The 1975, Justin Bieber, and Ellie Goulding. Their hit single, “Ride or Die” featuring Foster the People reached #11 on the alt radio charts and landed them a live performance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. In addition, their collaboration with Sofi Tukker “Best Friend” has accumulated more than 190 million streams across platforms to date. They performed the song live on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and was the feature song in Apple’s iPhone X campaign and keynote address. The Knocks’ hit song “Shades” is currently featured in Pepsi’s 2020-2021 national ad campaign.