Dutch Dj and Record Producer
Born Jan 17, 1969
Age 46
Hometown North Brabant
Genres Progressive house...
Performed With Gouryella + Hardw...
Record Label Magik Muzik
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Nationality Dutch

Tijs Michiel Verwest, known as Tiësto, is a Dutch musician, DJ and record producer of electronic dance music. Although he has used many aliases in the past, he is best known for his work as DJ Tiësto. On his latest productions, however, he has dropped the "DJ" label and is now known simply as "Tiësto", an artist name which is a twist of his childhood nickname.… Read More

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1969 Birth Born on January 17, 1969.


1994 25 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1994, he began releasing material on Noculan Records' sub-labels Chemo and Coolman. … Read More
1995 26 Years Old From 1995-96 he released four extended plays on Bonzai Jumps and XTC, sub-labels of Lightning Records.
1997 28 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1997, he joined his friend Yves Vandichel on his sub-label, DJ Yves, a division of the now defunct Human Resource label XSV Music.
Through Black Hole, Tiësto released the Magik series and also created two major sub-labels in 1998; In Trance We Trust and SongBird.


2000 - 2002 4 More Events
On 28 March 2003; Tiësto, Dieselboy, Bad Boy Bill, and Noel Sanger joined the PlayStation 2 Dual Play tour. … Read More
Just after releasing his second studio album Just Be he performed live at the 2004 Summer Olympics opening ceremony in Athens, the first DJ to play live on stage at an Olympics. In April 2007 Tiësto launched his radio show Tiësto's Club Life on Radio 538 in the Netherlands and released his third studio album Elements of Life. The album reached number one on the Belgian album chart as well on "Billboard Top Electronic Albums" in the U.S. and received a nomination for a Grammy Award in 2008. … Read More
The tour continued in 2005, and Tiësto performed live in Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Panama, Peru, Costa Rica, Uruguay, Paraguay, Ecuador, Venezuela and Colombia. … Read More
2006 37 Years Old 1 More Event
The United States tour that was part of Tiësto in Concert was dwarfed by his appearance at Sensation White in 2006 where he performed to over 45,000 people in Amsterdam. … Read More
On 6 April 2007, Tiësto began presenting a new weekly two-hour radio show called Tiësto's Club Life on Dutch radio station Radio 538.
2008 39 Years Old 1 More Event
On 10 January 2008, Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf announced that Tiësto and his girlfriend Stacey Blokzijl were going to get married on 10 October 2008 in Cartagena, Colombia. He proposed to her in December 2007 while they were visiting Mauritius. Tiësto cancelled his wedding for 10 October citing a busy schedule and too little time for the preparations. During Christmas 2008, Blokzijl broke off the engagement. … Read More


2009 40 Years Old On 6 October 2009, he released his fourth studio album Kaleidoscope, which featured artists such as Priscilla Ahn, Calvin Harris, Tegan & Sara and Nelly Furtado. … Read More
On 16 March 2010, he released a greatest hits album, Magikal Journey: The Hits Collection 1998–2008, a two disc album focusing on his most famous songs and remixes of his songs.
2011 42 Years Old On 4 April 2011, his mix compilation Club Life: Volume One Las Vegas was released. … Read More
2014 45 Years Old 1 More Event
He followed up his third "Club Life" installment with the 2014 effort, A Town Called Paradise. … Read More
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