The London-based DJ, songwriter, singer, producer, and remixer became famous quite recently, and gained his international recognition almost in an instant, when he debuted his cover of Tracy Chapman's "Fast Car" in 2015. The song peaked number two in UK Singles Chart and remained in the top 10 for 11 weeks. Jonas Blue enlisted the talents of young British singer Dakota whose sultry vocals helped carry the song reached number one in Germany, Sweden, Australia and New Zealand, as well as reaching the number one spot on the US viral chart on Spotify. The single has been certified Platinum in Italy and the UK, two times Platinum in New Zealand and three times Platinum in Australia. To date, the track has been streamed almost 732 million times on Spotify, and has achieved over 310 million views on Vevo.