Best of Stress 2021


With 2021 coming to a close, Stress Records has compiled an album of 15 of our favourite releases from the past year with the Best of Stress 2021. 

Featuring a diverse collection of tracks ranging from Newcastle native Ben Hemsley’s Ibiza centric trance anthem ‘Bebé Música’, to newcomer Emily Nash’s hard hitting debut track ‘Pressure’, the compilation is sure to have something for all dance music lovers. Best of Stress 2021 displays the artists’ open minded nature and fearlessness when it comes to trying new ideas or reinventing older influences.

Other tracks featuring on the album come from Jess Bays & Hannah Wants, BluePrint, Will Easton, EYNKA, Warung, Yeadon, James iD & Ronnie Pacitti, My Friend, and Morgan Cole.

Check out Best of Stress 2021

Emily Nash – Pressure

Emily Nash’s first release on Stress, Pressure, received support from Radio 1, Kiss FM, Capital and garnering over a million and a half streams to date.
Released February 19, 2021

Hannah Wants & Jess Bays – I Don’t Know (feat. Jennifer Jamieson)

Hannah Wants, Jess Bays and Jennifer Jamieson joined forces on the catchy house tune ‘I Don’t Know‘.
Released July 30, 2021

Morgan Cole – Dancin’

Morgan Cole released a classic House track, ‘Dancin‘, on Stress and immediately captured the attention of Patrick Topping, Danny Howard, Pete Tong, Jax Jones and many more.
Released February 5, 2021

Jess Bays – Back & Forth (feat. Lily McKenzie)

Jess Bay’s second release on Stress, ‘Back & Forth‘, proved to be a big one with over 2 million streams to date.
Released April 16, 2021

My Friend – Toto

My Friend released their ode to rave culture, ‘Toto‘, featuring timeless vocals, nostalgic synths and entrancing breaks.
Released September 17, 2021

Blueprint – Uproar

Merseyside artist, Blueprint, dropped his second EP with Stress, ‘Sleeping On Your Dreams‘, with support from the likes of Pete Tong and The Blessed Madonna.
Released July 16, 2021

James iD & Ronnie Pacitti – Find Your Way

James iD and Ronnie Pacitti teamed up proving themselves to be a formidable house duo on their anthem, ‘Find Your Way‘.
Released May 28, 2021

Yeadon – Tell Me

Yeadon made his debut on Stress with his ethereal and heavy progressive two track EP, ‘Tell Me‘.
Released June 26, 2021

Will Easton – Weakness (feat. Liz Cass)

Will Easton returned to Stress with the enchanting anthem, ‘Weakness’, featuring singer-songwriter, Liz Cass.
Released March 19, 2021

Tommy Farrow – Between Two Planets

Sheffield-based Tommy Farrow impressed with a hedonistic trance anthem, ‘Between Two Planets’.
Released April 9, 2021

Ben Hemsley – Bebé Musica

Ben Hemsley pushed the boundaries with his euphoric trance debut on Stress records,’Bebé Música‘.
Released July 23, 2021

Kideko – Feel It (feat. Sian-Lee) (Warung Remix)

Warung’s euphoric remix of Kideko’s ‘Feel It‘ was Stress’ first release of the year, a great omen of strong releases to follow.
Released January 01, 2021

Warung – Ivory 

US duo, Warung, returned to Stress delivering their enchanting breakbeat track ‘Ivory‘.
Released April 30, 2021

Because of Art – Lost In The Sun (feat. Ruth Royall)

Returning for their second release on Stress Records, Because of Art deliver a break-infused banger ‘Lost in the Sun’ featuring Bristol-born vocalist, Ruth Royall.
Released January 22, 2021

Eynka – Ascendance

London based trio, EYNKA, made their debut on Stress Records with a dreamy electronica two-tracker, ‘Ascendance / Give It Up‘.
Released October 08, 2021