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The Godfather of EDM and a mentor to many, Tiesto has been on the scene for over 20 years. At the age of 45, Tijs Michiel Verwest was born in Breda in the Netherlands, but has gained global success DJing all over the world. Spotted by Basic Beat Recordings back in 1994 Tiesto’s career really started to pick up speed; meeting Arny Bink and after releases on different, he and Bink decided to leave big beat and set up their own label, Black Hole Recordings. Since then Tiesto has seen an unprecedented rise in EDM; contributing to it’s success, releasing 6 studio albums and touring and performing every chance he gets, he is one of the highest paid DJs around.

networth_

50 Million

social

releases_

  • (2001) In My Memory
  • (2004) Just Be
  • (2007) Elements of Life
  • (2009) Kaleidoscope
  • (2011) Kiss from the Past (as Allure)
  • (2014) A Town Called Paradise

affiliation_

  • Gouryella
  • Harwell
  • Krewella
  • Martin Garrix
  • Nocuan
  • Big Beat
  • Black Hole
  • Ultra
  • Magik Muzik

influences_

  • Ferry Corsten
  • Avicii
  • Armin van Buuren
  • Showtek
  • Hardwell
  • Diplo
  • Alvaro
  • Arty Cosmic Gate

trivia_

tech_

  • M-Audio Keystation 61es MIDI Controller
  • IIformed Glitch 2
  • Dada Life Sausage Fattener
  • FabFilter Pro-Q Equalizer
  • kiloHearts Faturator
  • Xfer LFO Tool
  • reFX Nexus 2
  • Camel Audio CamelCrusher Distortion plugin
  • Antares Auto-Tune Evo Pitch Correcting plugin
  • Ableton Live 9
  • FI Studio 11
  • Moog Prodigy Synthesizer
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