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Tiësto

Dutch Dj and Record Producer
Male
Born Jan 17, 1969
Age 45
Hometown Breda
Genres Trance + Progress...
Performed With Gouryella + Kamay...
Record Label Black Hole Record...
Other Names Tiësto; Tiesto

Tijs Michiel Verwest, OON, 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 alias which is a twist of his childhood nickname.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1969 Birth Born on January 17, 1969.

TWENTIES

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 Meanwhile from 1995 to 1996 he released four extended plays on Bonzai Jumps and XTC, sub-labels of Lightning Records.
1997 28 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1997, Tiësto 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.

THIRTIES

1999 - 2002 6 More Events
On March 28, 2003; Tiësto, Dieselboy, Bad Boy Bill, and Noel Sanger joined the PlayStation2 Dual Play tour. … Read More
Just after releasing his second studio album Just Be in 2004 at the Summer Olympics, he performed live at the opening ceremony in Athens, Greece, becoming the first DJ to play live on stage at an Olympics. … Read More
The tour continued in 2005, and Tiësto performed live at Brazil, Argentina, Panama, Peru, Costa Rica, Uruguay, Paraguay, Ecuador, Venezuela and Colombia. … Read More
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 the world's biggest dance event in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. … Read More
On April 6, 2007 Tiësto began presenting a new weekly two-hour radio show called Tiësto's Club Life on Dutch radio station Radio 538.
The album reached number one on the Dutch 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

FORTIES

2009 40 Years Old 1 More Event
During his time at Privilege he previewed tracks from his upcoming artist album. InTheBooth, the official members-only fansite of Tiësto launched July 17, 2009. … Read More
On March 16, 2010, Tiësto released his greatest hits album called 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 April 4, 2011, his mix compilation Club Life: Volume One Las Vegas was released. … Read More
2012 43 Years Old 1 More Event
As at 2012, Tiësto attained the #3 poll position of the DJ Mag 100 Popularity Poll, and he refers to the styles he mainly plays as House, Electro House, and Progressive House. … Read More
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