Next Habit emerged from the shadows of the UK underground scene in September 2019 to drop their debut track ‘U Got Me’ via Hoxton based label Perfect Havoc, which impressively saw over 250,000 streams on Spotify and support from BBC Radio 1’s Scott Mills and Mistajam, KISS FM, KISS Dance and Capital’s Anton Powers. Now Perfect Havoc is ready to release Next Habit’s second single, ‘Identical’ featuring vocals from in-demand Australian singer/songwriter, Yeah Boy. Yet again the duo shows their mainstream accessibility and skills for producing catchy songs mixed with their infectious house orientated productions.
Next Habit’s music presents an insight into the character of an enigmatic duo who is poised to make a breakthrough in the UK scene. Their live shows demonstrate an eclectic range of talents and their ability to craft crowd-pleasing DJ sets that keep the dance floor moving all night long. Currently, in the studio crafting new music, this is just the start of what looks set to be an exciting time for this emerging duo.
Originally hailing from Adelaide is singer/songwriter/producer, Johnny Castro aka Yeah Boy. Johnny has already seen wild success with his former group, Parachute Youth, having reached platinum and gold record sales, a #1 position on the iTunes charts, #1’s in nine countries and tallied over 50 million streams online. His first EP ‘Can’t Get Enough’ was released via Warner Music (UK) and Big Beat (US). During this time Johnny played major festivals and shows all around the world including the Australia Parklife Tour alongside fellow Aussie artists Flume, Alison Wonderland, and The Presets, I Love Techno (Belgium), Leeds & Reading Festival (UK), Fieldview Festival (UK), and supported Rudimental on the road across the UK and Europe. He’s produced and written for artists across genres with 3LAU, Benson, Starsmith, Stefan Abingdon, Kelli-Leigh, Jasmine Thompson, and Artful Dodger, and he’s now busy working on a debut album.
‘Identical’ marks yet another quality release for Perfect Havoc. The label has now achieved over 100 million streams on Spotify and Apple with tracks from its roster of breaking talent such as Joel Corry, Oliver Nelson, Tobtok, Mahalo, Eat More Cake, Karen Harding. Parx and Kokiri. The label has a highly tuned ear for both underground and mainstream hits, licensing to labels including Atlantic Records, RCA, Columbia Records, Ministry of Sound, Polydor, Toolroom, Thrive and Astralwerks. Perfect Havoc is also a dab hand in the club world, throwing pop-up parties around the globe in London, Norway, Sweden, LA/San Francisco, Paris and South Korea.