Ansel Elgort AKA Ansolo's 'Totem' Enters Top Music Charts [VIDEO] Talks Musical Career in Intimate Interview

By Alma

Ansolo also known as Ansel Elgort is making a name for himself in the world of Dance music. "The Fault In Our Stars" and "Divergent" actor, Ansel Elgort, dropped a funky track called "Totem" that has just entered the iTunes Top 10 Dance Chart. 

Ansolo teamed up with London music producer, Tom Staar, for the bass-heavy "Totem" tune. The song was was released on July 21, 2014 on Sound Cloud. 

"Maintaining the high standard of previous Size releases, 'Totem' is a melodic masterpiece of a house anthem," the description on the track read on Sound Cloud. "All about the full on tribal assault, the track combines dark synths with thumping drums and a hypnotic vocal that will stick in your head for days."

Ansolo was very excited to see his track on the iTunes Top 10 Dance chart that he posted a screen shot and posted on his Ansolo Twitter account. 

"GUYS WE ARE F***ing # 10 ON ITUNES DANCE CHARTS!!! YESSSS!!!" Ansolo posted. 

The message has been retweeted more that 500 times and favorited more than 1900 times. Fans flooded the page to leave their congratulations and excitement. 

Not many, however, were aware of Ansel Elgort's budding music career as Ansolo. In a video posted on August 21, 2013, Elgort explains his artist background and his work as Ansolo. 

"I have been doing music for a long time. And then recently, like a little over a year ago, I started producing house music and dance music and that really just got me," Ansolo explains in short video interview. "I just love it because it makes you happy when you listen to it... it just makes you happy."

Watch Ansolo's interview here

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