Armin van Buuren & Shapov Join Together Again for ‘Welcome Home’ EP


After almost three years and the crowd’s massive response to the ‘Trilogy‘ EP, Armin van Buuren and Shapov celebrate the return of festivals and events with the ‘Welcome Home’ EP. The project exalts the post-pandemic feeling with many touches of Armin’s trance sound and Russian Shapov’s avant-garde style, available via Armada Music.

Armin van Buuren and Shapov join forces again to deliver a double offering of scene-thrilling proportions. Played by Armin van Buuren at the mainstage of Ultra Music Festival in Miami and during his mid-April show at the OVO Wembley Arena, the mainstage-tailored ‘Let’s Rave, Make Love’ and the super-melodious title track ‘Welcome Home’ soundtrack one of today’s most top-of-mind sentiments in a way that will resonate strongly with people from all over the world.

Armin van Buuren, Shapov

‘Welcome Home’ is essential for any dance music fan. From the inaugural title track to the festival anthem ‘Lets Rave, Make Love’ will have fans pumping their fists in the air from the early evening to the first morning light. A zero-waste compilation that should definitely be in your collection if you are a trance lover.

One of the world’s biggest DJs, Dutch electronic music icon Armin van Buuren sports five DJ Mag Top 100 #1 positions, a Grammy nomination for his collaboration with Trevor Guthrie called ‘This Is What It Feels Like’ and countless global smash hits.

These tracks were made in tandem with Shapov, for who probably doesn’t know, DJ, producer, and former member of the electronic project Hard Rock Sofa. Shapov has also worked with Axwell, Vini vici, Nervo, and more. Some of his work is also featured in Hollywood movies and TV shows such as Fast & Furious 6, The Lego Batman Movie, and Netflix series Quicksand, Werewolf, and The Last Days of American Crime.

You can listen to Armin van Buuren and Shapov ‘Welcome Home’ below!