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Musical artist

Christian Büttner (born 1 June 1979), known as TheFatRat, is a German record producer and musician. His genre is often described as "glitch-hop".[1] His YouTube channel has over 1.2 million subscribers and over 193 million views.[2]

Music career

Büttner began producing music in 2001 under his real name. He began by making background music for television, radio and advertisements and produced music for DJs.

In 2013, he began making solo music under the pseudonym TheFatRat.

TheFatRat's music is popular within YouTube, and has been used in over 1.5 million YouTube videos.[3]

His single "Unity" was included on the album Sounds of Syndication Vol. 1[4] curated by Tom Cassell, the most-subscribed streamer on Twitch.tv.[5]

In November 2016, TheFatRat released his first EP, Jackpot on the Universal Music label.[3] Some of his music has been accompanied by vocalist Laura Brehm.[6]

He is currently signed onto Casablanca Records, which is owned by Universal Music Group. He will perform at the Electric Forest Festival in July 2017.[7]

Discography

EPs

Title Album details
Jackpot
  • Released: 18 November 2016
  • Label: Universal Music
  • Format: Digital download
  • Tracklist:
    1. Jackpot
    2. Epic
    3. Prelude
    4. Elegy
Do Be Do Be Do
  • Released: 2011
  • Label: self-released
  • Format: Digital download
  • Tracklist:
    1. Do Be Do Be Do
    2. Less Than Three
    3. Some Body

Singles

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Title Date Album Views (YouTube) Plays (SoundCloud)
"Jackpot" 18 November 2016 Jackpot EP 2.64M 446K
"Epic" 1.12M 179K
"Prelude" 856K 137K
"Elegy" 853K 126K
"Youtubers Life Rap" (with Kronno Zomber) 4 July 2016 N/A (instrumentals released on Jackpot EP as "Epic") 568K 336K (Kronno Zomber's SoundCloud)
"No No No" 3 June 2016 N/A 7.24M 906K
"The Calling" (feat. Laura Brehm) 31 March 2016 9.44M 2.04M
"Monody" (feat. Laura Brehm) 7 November 2015 27.3M 15.5M
"Telescope" 9 October 2015 Taking You Higher Pt. 4 (MrSuicideSheep) 3.92M 630K
"Time Lapse" 17 April 2015 N/A 19.7M 2.38M
"Never Be Alone" 29 January 2015 Tasty Album 001 - Entree (Tasty Network) 8.27M 2.33M
"Xenogenesis" 29 November 2014 6.09M 4.85M
"Windfall" 19 November 2014 9.48M 2.99M
"Unity" 29 September 2014 Sounds of Syndication Vol. 1 (Tom Cassell and Heard Well) 58.2M 5.94M
"Infinite Power!" 12 January 2014 N/A 7.84M 1.01M
"Dancing Naked" 21 September 2013 2.54M 506K
"Splinter" (on Spinnin' Records) 25 January 2013 168K on Spinnin' Records N/A
"Do Be Do Be Do" 2011 Do Be Do Be Do EP 1.26M 255K
"Less Than Three" N/A 132K
"Some Body" 102K

Remixes

2017

  • TheFatRat & JJD - Prelude (VIP Edit)

2016

  • TheFatRat - Monody (Remix for Rolling Sky)
  • TheFatRat - Monody feat. Laura Brehm (Radio Edit)

2015

  • Sound Remedy – We Are The Dream

2013

2012

Mashups

2012

Mixtapes

2016

  • TheFatRat 1 Million Subscriber Mega Mix
    • TheFatRat & JJD - Prelude (VIP Edit)
    • TheFatRat - Dancing Naked
    • TheFatRat - Do Be Do Be Do
    • TheFatRat - Less Than Three
    • TheFatRat - Time Lapse
    • TheFatRat - Xenogenesis
    • TheFatRat - No No No
    • TheFatRat - The Calling (feat. Laura Brehm)
    • TheFatRat - Telescope
    • TheFatRat - Elegy
    • TheFatRat - Epic
    • TheFatRat - Infinite Power
    • TheFatRat - Unity
    • TheFatRat - Windfall
    • TheFatRat - Monody (feat. Laura Brehm)
    • TheFatRat - Jackpot
    • TheFatRat - Never Be Alone
  • 5 Million Subscriber Gaming Mix (for MrSuicideSheep)
    • TheFatRat - Monody (feat. Laura Brehm)
    • Alan Crown - Imperium
    • Daydreamer - Swoon
    • Kubbi - Cascade
    • Define Light & Miles Dominic - Elsewhere
    • Doctor Vox - Level Up
    • IZECOLD - Swiggity
    • MORTEN - Beautiful Heartbeat (Deorro Remix)
    • Funklow - Don't Fake The Funk
    • Daydreamer - Traveling Light
    • Snocker Cot - Number One (ft. Caroline Lowery)
    • Tiasu - Metamorphosis
    • Daydreamer - Pages
    • Shirobon - Under The Moonlight
    • Itro - Flavour
    • Faux Tales - Ascent
    • Daydreamer - Skyscrapers
    • Faux Tales - Atlas
    • Sex Whales & Fraxo - Eternal Way
    • Razihel - Love U
    • Finding Hope - Hero's Sword
    • Aruna - The End (WRLD Remix)
    • Vindata - Better
    • Alizzz - Your Love (Hoodboi Remix)
    • Didrick - Smoke
    • Nitro Fun - Fading Away
    • K-391 - Earth
    • Teriac - Dust
    • Fox Stevenson - All This Time
    • Snail's House - Grape Soda
    • Feint - Pastels
    • Snail's House - Ma Chouchoute
    • nanobii - Sugar Rush
    • Virtu - Blunt Force
    • Jenaux - Get It On
    • Digital Math - Hop Up
    • TheFatRat - Unity
    • DEAF KEV - Samurai
    • Matthew Parker - Gone
    • Elephante - Age of Innocence (Jenaux Remix)
    • TheFatRat - Time Lapse
    • Tiasu - Plummet
    • Different Heaven - Far Away
    • Xanwow - Spectral
    • Ghost'n'Ghost - The Adventure
    • Jacob Tillberg - A Dream
    • Faruk Sanbanci - Be The 1
    • Kozori, Zeni, & Koo Read - In Your Eyes
    • IZECOLD - Close (feat. Molly Ann)
    • Hellberg - Slumber Party

2015

2012

  • TheRatNest - Skinny Dip Edition
    • Foster the People - Don't Stop (TheFatRat Remix)
    • Modulation - Groovy Movie
    • Noisestorm - Renegade
    • The Knocks - Brightside (TheFatRat Remix)
    • Fasto - Together (Rabbit Killer Remix)
    • Trampboat - Ah
    • TheFatRat vs Daft Punk - Do Harder Be Faster (TheFatRat Mashup)
    • Probe - Time Machine
    • Mr. X & Hardwax - Records Back (Darth & Vader Remix)
    • Congorock - Babylon
    • Calvertron vs Qualver - Raw 2 Da Floor (Lazy Rich Remix)
    • Zedd - Stars Come Out
    • Wolfgang Gartner - Push and Rise (PrototypeRaptor Bootleg Remix)
    • Wolfgang Gartner vs PrototypeRaptor - Drive Space Junk (TheFatRat Mashup)
    • Lucky Date - Ho's & Disco's (Space Laces Remix)
    • Zedd - Scorpion Move vs GLaDOS - Still Alive

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