electronica / pop / chill
“Take You to The Sea” – claims Belau about their compositions. In the world of electronic music duo (Peter Kedves and Krisztian Buzas) a constant buoyant mood and a sense of optimism meets innovative electronic beats. The message of Belau is a simple one: leave the busyness and monotony of everyday life behind, get rid of our barriers, and experience every moment to its fullest. Belau takes their listeners to cheerful places, filled with sunshine, where one can relax, unwind and find peace and harmony. The music starts you on an inner journey which is a gift in our world of increasing isolation. The debut song of Belau, Island of Promise was released in late 2015. The music video won the Hungarian Video Music Award’s Special Prize and it was the music video of the year at some of the biggest Hungarian sites. Now it counts nearly half million views. The first Belau song has been chosen the top hits of 2015 at Deezer Hungary and the biggest Hungarian news portal, Index; also appears in a famous HBO series called Aranyélet (Golden Life). In 2016 they released their debut album, which won the Hungarian Grammy Awards in the best electronic music album category. In 2017 they released a remix EP from their debut album, and one of the song was also airplayed by BBC Radio 1. Tunes of Belau are also featuring in international commercials like Pepsi, Telenor, Sziget Festival. In two years, the band had more than 150 shows in 21 countries including several major festivals, like Eurosonic, Reeperbahn, SXSW, Sziget, Untold, they were also selected by Midem’s top 50 artist. In 2018 Belau released their new single featuring Sophie Lindinger (Leyya) from their upcoming album. The long term goals of the ever-growing project include the creation of multiple concept LPs, each capturing the vibe of a different geographical region around the world.