Back in July, Hardwell established his own charity, the United We Are foundation, named after his debut album, with the goal of improving education. While the main event tied in with the charity, Hardwell’s massive “World’s Biggest Guestlist” Event, is still a few weeks away, Hardwell nevertheless found another way to break a record in the name of charity!

Wow I just raised 50.000 euro for the United We Are foundation! Gelsenkirchen let’s do this!

Posted by Hardwell on Saturday, November 7, 2015

Playing a massive “I AM Hardwell” Show in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, Hardwell actually broke the German record for biggest DJ show ever with 40,000 in attendance to party with the former #1 DJ in the world. In what can be described as nothing less than a massive success Hardwell posted a photo of himself holding two cheques, one for €10,000 from bigcitybeats as well as a massive €40,000 donation from himself! (That is approximately $54,000 in USD.)

YouTube user Showtek Deqi uploaded a whole bunch of clips from the show like this clip below of Hardwell’s edit of Quintino’s “Scorpion”. Definitely head on over to the YouTube channel if you’re interested in more footage, and if you’re interested in learning more about Hardwell’s philanthropic efforts swing by the foundation’s official website here.

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