Tiësto (Tijs Verwest) was born on 17 January 1969 in Breda, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands) and is one of the best-known trance DJs in electronic dance music. Although trance is one of the oldest genres around for EDM, the fire still rages on because of this Dutchman. Tiesto was the first solo DJ act in the world to single handedly sell out an event of 25,000+ people. This trance head even played for millions as the official DJ for the Olympics in Athens. He ranked #1 for DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs of the world twice (2003-2004). Even as his career is decorated with numerous achievements and awards in the past decade, Tiesto still seems as passionate to the trance movement as the day he started.
Some of Tiesto’s Biggest Hits
DJ Tiesto’s Club Life Episode #295!!