He is known for his Norwegian background, but here is a fun fact that might explain his tropical house influence. Kygo was actually born in the tropics in Singapore. Playing his maiden show in Singapore on September 11. was therefore very special. Even more so considering it was his 25th birthday.
In light rain, Kygo and Julia Michaels performed Carry Me at Marcana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro in front of 91.000 enthusiastic audience on August 21. Many millions more were watching at home around the world.