Mathieu Koss

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Mathieu Koss
Background information
Birth nameMathieu Bordaraud
Born (1990-05-27) 27 May 1990 (age 29)
Nancy, France
  • DJ
  • composer
  • producer

Mathieu Bordaraud (French pronunciation: ​[matjø bɔʁdaʁo]; born 27 May 1990), better known by his stage name Mathieu Koss, is French DJ, record producer and composer from Nancy.

In 2017, his cover of "Big Jet Plane" by Angus and Julia Stone with the Brazilian DJ Alok peaked at number one in Brazil and in the top 10 in multiple European countries.[1]


Mathieu was signed in 2016 to Spinnin' Records. His first single "Need Your Lovin", a cover from The Korgis, was released in the summer of 2016.[2] In the same year, Bob Sinclar requested him to remix his song "Someone Who Needs Me". Koss's collaboration with Alok, "Big Jet Plane",[3] peaked at 19th on the Belgian Wallonia Tip chart.[4][5] A music video for the song was released.[6] The single gained more than 200 million streams on Spotify, Apple Music and YouTube.[7] "Big Jet Plane" was nominated in 2018 for Clip of the Year in the MTV Millennial Awards (MTV MIAW).[8] In 2018, he released his first solo single with French singer Joan Alasta titled "Best Is Yet To Come".[2] The single gained more than 5 million streams on Spotify.


Charted singles[edit]

Title Year Peak chart positions Album


"Big Jet Plane"
(with Alok)
2017 19 Non-album singles
"Never Growing Up"
(with Aloe Blacc)
2019 15 6

Other singles[edit]

Title Year
(featuring Mingue)
"Need Your Lovin'"
"Big Jet Plane"
(with Alok)
"Best Is Yet to Come"
(featuring Joan Alasta)


  • Bob Sinclar — "Someone Who Needs Me" [Yellow Productions/Spinnin' Remixes] (2016)
  • Niels Geusebroek — "Wildfire" (Mathieu Koss Remix) [Spinnin' Prenium] (2016)
  • Cazzette — "Static" (Mathieu Koss Remix) [Icon/PRMD] (2016)
  • Destiny's Child — "Say My Name" (Mathieu Koss Remix) [Free/Ultra] (2016)
  • Kygo featuring Ellie Goulding — "First Time" (Mathieu Koss Remix) [Free/Columbia] (2017)
  • Klingande featuring Krishane — "Rebell Yell" (Mathieu Koss Remix) [Ultra] (2018)
  • Celestal featuring Rachel Pearl and Grynn — "Old School Romance" (Mathieu Koss Remix) [MCA/Casablanca/Universal Music Group] (2018)

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Recipient Category Result
2018 MTV Millennial Awards[8] "Big Jet Plane" Clip of the Year Nominated


  1. ^ "Interview: French producer Mathieu Koss". Vents Magazine. Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  2. ^ a b White, Nick (5 April 2018). "Premiere: Mathieu Koss – The Best Is Yet To Come". EDM Sauce. Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  3. ^ Dexter, Robyn (29 September 2017). "Alok & Mathieu Koss – Big Jet Plane". Dancing Astronaut. Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Alok & Mathieu Koss – Big Jet Plane". Ultratop. Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  5. ^ Huet, Thomas (8 October 2017). "Dans le bon tempo If you can dream it, you can do it..." Var-Matin (in French). Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  6. ^ "Alok Unveils Official Music Video for 'Big Jet Plane' ft. Mathieu Koss". Broadway World. Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  7. ^ "Mathieu Koss, 100 millions sur Spotify, 70 sur Youtube". L'Est Républicain (in French). Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  8. ^ a b "Anitta lidera indicações ao primeiro MTV MIAW realizado no Brasil – Diário do Grande ABC". Jornal Diário do Grande ABC (in Portuguese). Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  9. ^ "Discografie Mathieu Koss". Ultratop. Retrieved 7 June 2019.
  10. ^ "Discographie Mathieu Koss". Ultratop. Retrieved 21 July 2018.

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