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Your favorite beats on TV

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    Your favorite songs and DJs have been featured in more TV commercials than you thought! Check them out:

    Avicii's "Levels" was used in a Bud Light Platinum Super Bowl Commercial in 2012. And you definitely sang along.


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    NJOY recently used Avicii's "Hey Brother" off his debut album True in their "Return the Favor: Friends Don't Let Friends Smoke" commercial.


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    In 2011, Weetabix (a cereal sold in the UK) featured Mord Fustang's "A New World" in one of their commercials, with an adorable little girl who has better dance moves than you, and her teddy bear back-up dancers.


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    Adidas used A-Trak & GTA's "Landline 2.0" in a commercial for Unite All Originals ... and some good old-fashioned street inspiration.


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    Last year, Doritos used Diplo's "Express Yourself" for one of their commercials. That chrome car is amazing.


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    GAP used Daft Punk's "Digital Love" for one of their commercials. ... starring the robots themselves - in DENIM! Robots can be stylish too!


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    In 2001 Beats By Dr. Dre released a commercial for their Beats By Dr. Dre Studio Color campaign, featuring Nero's "Me & You." This commercial is basically Dayglow.


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    In 2012, Swedish House Mafia's "Greyhound" was the star of ABSOLUT's ABSOLUT Greyhound commercial ... as well our three favorite Swedes. <3


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    GoPro used Skrillex's "Scary Monsters & Nice Sprites" for one of their commercials, which was shot with a GoPro HD HERO camera!


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    In 2011, a Mortal Kombat 9 commercial featured Skrillex's "Reptile."


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    Armin van Buuren was the subject of a European Mentos commercial. From beat-maker to fresh-maker.


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    Kia used one of dance music's biggest anthems when their spokes-hamsters broke it down in a commercial for the Kia Soul, featuring Axwell's remix of of Ivan Gough's "In My Mind."


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    To advertise their new vodka flavor this year (Cherry Noir), Grey Goose used Style of Eye's "Homeless" in their commercial.


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    In 2012, Pepsi used Calvin Harris' track with Ne-Yo, "Let's Go," for a Pepsi Max commercial in a huge EDM festival setting.


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    Although one of his songs wasn't used in this recent Apple commercial, Porter Robinson did made a cameo!


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    In 2007, Apple used Daft Punk's "Technologic" in a commercial for iPod. A technology company using "Technologic" in one of their ads - genius.


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    In 2003, a commercial for Mitsubishi aired in Australia featuring Fatboy Slim's "Praise You."


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    In 2006, Geico used Royskopp's "Remind Me" in one of their famous caveman commercials. Doesn't this make you miss the caveman?


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    Nero's "Promises" was used in an HP commercial for the HP Envy 4 Ultrabook Beats laptop!


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    As Swedish House Mafia parted ways (tear), they teamed up with Volvo for a "Leave The World Behind" campaign. As a result, the guys starred in a video featuring the Volvo XC60, showcasing a slow version of their hit "Leave The World Behind" with the help of Lune. Any true SHM fan definitely cried during this.


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    In 2002, Pringles used Basement Jaxx's "Where's Your Head At?" in one of their commercials.


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    Saab used Paul Oakenfold's "Ready, Steady, Go" in one of their commercials.


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    Paul Oakenfold's "Starry-eyed Surprise" was used in a Diet Coke commercial that you wished you lived in.


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