Originally from Russia, ILYAA was raised in Sandviken, Sweden, before moving to Norway. During his teenage years his love for music transcended into music production. The Surrender – producer moved to Norway and for some time have worked hard on perfecting his craft.
His debut single Singularity, which was co – written by Madden and 6AM, obtained the attention of Spotify. The single was placed in their New Music Friday playlist in multiple nordic countries. Since his debut single was released in 2017, ILYAA has in total one million streams, released remixes for Seeb, Tobtok, Oliver Nelson and Liw Dawson. The go – to DJ, has been praised for his uplifting and energized craft by colleagues such as Hardwell and Don Diablo and has been listed on Norway’s largest EDM radio NRK mP3.