Dana Trippe

In 2019, Jackson Stell, otherwise known as Big Wild, experienced one of his biggest years ever.

An effervescent fusion of funk and soul on last year's Superdream skyrocketed the polymath into pop music's top tier. While once a tried-and-true melodic EDM producer at the beginning of his career, Superdream, which unveiled Stell's hidden talents as a singer/songwriter, was demonstrative of Big Wild's expansive abilities. Everything felt like it was starting to come together. Stell had evolved into much more than just a DJ, and it felt like everything for him was starting to come together. He secured prime spots at Coachella and Bonnaroo for this upcoming summer and was geared up to play an already sold-out show at Colorado's coveted Red Rock's amphitheater, all after coming off a full year of sold-out shows across the country, including New York City's Terminal 5.
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