Ville Virtanen (born July 17, 1975) known as his artist name Darude, is a Finnish electronic dance music producer and DJ. He started making music in 1996, But when he released his biggest hit called Sandstorm, it became one of the biggest internet memes in the world.
Sandstorm is an old techno song made back in 1999, released in 2000 and climbed up to commercial success all over Europe. The song became popular, Because someone on his Livestream played the song, And now anyone who asks Whats that song ? Your answer will be Darude Sandstorm. On 1 April 2015 YouTube made a prank witch who searched for anything it would be written: "Did You Meant: Darude Sandstorm?" It was not the only prank of YouTube, They made if someone goes intro some video, They woud see a note, And if they click on it they would hear the Sandstorm song.