Chris Schambacher

Artist Bio

With millions of Spotify fans and listeners, in no time Chris Schambacher has built a rapid and ever growing fanbase with his records and live performances. The internationally revered Dancing Astronaut media portal calls Chris Schambacher, “a crossover artist who breeds originality”, and as of the time of this writing he is obliterating the Beatport Charts, with 5 separate EP’s from Chris clocking in on the Top 10 Beatport Charts.  All of his instrumental club records have hit the Beatport Top 100 and Top Release Charts, and he currently has the Number 1 Most Downloaded Record on Traxsource Electro House Charts.  Chris’s remix for Grammy winning electronic act ‘Cash Cash’ on Atlantic Records / Big Beat, was widely acclaimed in the press world, and garnered over 150,000 streams in just a few days, as well as being featured on major American Spotify playlists.  Another major remix from Chris for Grammy-Nominated & Billboard Charting duo “Nervo” on Virgin Records saw great success in 2020. These are staggering numbers and achievements for an artist who is truly just beginning his exciting musical journey. His VICE Network Premiere of ‘They Know’ was a wonderful homage to the Chicago house scene and as VICE said, “Chris revives the classic with a whole new approach to the genre”. Chris Schambacher has a truly unbelievable number of Beatport Charting Records with 37 Releases in the Top 100 Charts, Two Number 1 Releases and his records seeing more than 1,003 Days in the Beatport Charts.  

2021 is a monumental year ahead for Chris as it brings the debut of his full-length artist album. The first song off the album and out now called “Gravity” featuring legendary artists Karl Wolf & Glenn Morrison has been well received on both streaming and terrestrial radio. “Gravity” has received radio airplay on major stations such as KISSFM across USA & Canada. Spotify also included “Gravity” on their major editorial playlist “Pop All Day” as well as including it on their “Best Pop Songs of 2020 Canada” playlist alongside major artists such as Drake, Dua Lipa, Future, The Weekend, DJ Khaled, Diplo, Marshmello, Roddy Rich, Kygo and Loud Luxury. 

Besides his record accolades, he is an active internationally touring DJ who packs emotional dynamite when performing live.  Chris Schambacher has held residencies at 2 of the Top USA ranked nightclubs and shared the stage with the world’s leading electronic artists and acts, such as Tiesto, Diplo, Kaskade, Nervo, Dada Life, Benny Benassi, Chris Lake, CID, Autograph, Eli Brown, Ansel Elgort, Boombox Cartel, Will Sparks, Party Favor, Dyro, , BT, Don Diablo & more. Chris Schambacher’s international tour has included such legendary venues as Soldier Field Chicago, Anaheim Angel Stadium, CenturyLink Field Seattle, Raymond James Stadium and Texas Rangers Stadium. He’s currently about to embark on a 35-city international tour with Night Nation, with a large part of the proceeds going to Stand Up 2 Cancer with notable press mentions on E! tv, The New York Times and GQ Magazine.  Other notable festival performances have included Something Wicked Festival, sharing the stage with the likes of Diplo, Hardwell, Carnage, 3Lau, Audien, Jauz, Slander, Slushi, & Yellow Claw.  As well he performed at the Something Wonderful Festival, sharing the stage with Tiesto, Dada Life, Sam Feldt, Borgore, & Markus Schulz.  Other notable festival performances have included Backwoods Music Festival saw him share the stage with Porter Robinson and Odesza.  Internationally he had a headlining show in Sydney Australia with Will Sparks and has performed for large audiences of 20,000 people in a Toronto summer headlining show, two shows in Vancouver each capped at 10,000 people per event, and one show in Montreal for 11,000 people.

His current sponsorship deal with award winning and leading audio company JLab also sees Chris’ name, picture, & brand in the big box retailers of Walmart and Best Buy in America.  His dedicated focus to releasing great records is a prime interest for Chris this year, as well as developing his international touring dates and show performances. In 2020 Chris Schambacher has also had the incredible honor to be a “Voting Member of The Recording Academy” for the “Grammys”.

Allowing an artist time to grow and develop his craft is of paramount importance in the current music market, and with DMC World Magazine calling Chris Schambacher ‘Dallas’ Most Exciting Upcoming Artist” we say hear hear – let Judge Schambacher throw the gavel and announce his calling card.   He has been nominated in 2017 for the Bell Media / Kiss FM “One to Watch Program Artist”, and his latest radio record ‘My World’ was featured on Spotify’s ‘Time to Dance” playlist.  Chris has started 2018 off with an impressive Number 1 Release on Beatports Top 100 Big Room Charts topping artists like Tiesto, Hardwell and more.