With a year as smoldering-hot as MOTi’s, it’s easy to see how the Dutch standout and Tiësto protege has forged his way to the top of the electronic food chain. While power releases like “Virus” with Martin Garrix and “Zeus” displayed stamina, MOTi’s latest output “Lion (In My Head)” tantalizes. Lush vocals fill the air before “Lion”’s deep and bouncy, full-bodied, hooks and melodies swoop in attacking with fury and speed.

Out now on Beatport.