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TheFatRat (aka Christian Büttner) is a German musician[3] His motto is 'Ze german disco brazza in da glitch hop electro house'. [4]


Music and Career

TheFatRat received his moniker from his nickname in school in which he was known as "The Rat." Throughout his life, he has been involved with  Band, Choir, Jazzband, and Orchestra, but EDM has always been his greatest passion.[21] TheFatRat has worked as a ghost producer since 2004 but a few years ago started releasing music under his own name. He is 100% independent and does not have a label he is signed to.[25]


TheFatRat's song "Unity" has over 55 million views on YouTube.[15] He uses Ableton to produce his music.[21]


TheFatRat describes his music as a musical expression of ADHD. He draws from a wide variety of influences including Knife Party, Porter Robinson, Daft Punk, Queen, Max Martin, and Bach.[21]