“Levels” by Avicii or “Sandstorm” by Darude? — If you’ve never pondered that question before, now is the time to make your choice. We’re calling on our readers to pick their favorite between two of the biggest songs in dance music history, because why not.
The iconic October 1999 release “Sandstorm” by Darude brought trance into the mainstream. It ranked #83 on the Billboard Hot 100, #5 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play, and even ranked on the Top 40 chart at #38.
“Levels” launched Avicii into superstardom when it released in July 2011, and became an instant classic. The song hit #60 on the Billboard Hot 100, #1 on Billboard’s Dance Club Songs, and reached #33 on the mainstream Top 40 chart.
So, “Levels” or “Sandstorm” — take your pick!