DJ Tiësto

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Tijs Michiel Verwest
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DJ Tiësto (born 17 January, 1969, Breda, North Brabant, Netherlands), also known as Tiësto, is a Dutch electronic dance music producer and DJ. In 1997, he founded the label Black Hole Recordings with Arny Bink. In 1998, Tijs met producer Dennis Waakop Reijers and this led to a long and successful collaboration. Tiësto's fame rose in the 2000's as his music was exposed to mainstream audiences. He was named "the Greatest DJ of All Time" by Mixmag magazine in a poll voted by the fans.
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Albums

0 6700 30230 2 3 DJ Tiësto - In My Memory album art DJ Tiësto In My Memory (Album) Magik Muzik 0 6700 30230 2 3 US 2001 Sell This Version
AVICD60322/3 DJ Tiësto - Just Be album art Tiësto* Just Be (Album) Magik Muzik AVICD60322/3 Taiwan 2004 Sell This Version
Magik Muzik CD 03RD DJ Tiësto - Just Be (Remixed) album art Tiësto* Just Be (Remixed) (Album) Magik Muzik Magik Muzik CD 03RD Netherlands 2005
Magik Muzik CD 07, 7MMCD DJ Tiësto - Elements Of Life album art Tiësto* Elements Of Life (Album) Magik Muzik Magik Muzik CD 07, 7MMCD Israel 2007 Sell This Version
177366-9 DJ Tiësto - Elements Of Life Remixed album art Tiësto* Elements Of Life Remixed (Album, Comp) Magik Muzik 177366-9 Poland 2008 Sell This Version
BUI 0402 DJ Tiësto - Kaleidoscope album art Tiësto* Kaleidoscope (Album, Comp) Musical Freedom (2), [PIAS] Entertainment Group BUI 0402 Brazil 2009 Sell This Version
080808087 DJ Tiësto - Kaleidoscope Remixed album art Tiësto* Kaleidoscope Remixed (Album, Comp) Musical Freedom (2) 080808087 Argentina 2010 Sell This Version
378 437-5 DJ Tiësto - A Town Called Paradise album art Tiësto* A Town Called Paradise (Album) PM:AM Recordings, Musical Freedom (2), Universal Music 378 437-5 Australia 2014 Sell This Version
none DJ Tiësto - The London Sessions album art Tiësto* The London Sessions (Album) PM:AM Recordings none Europe 2020

Singles & EPs

XTC 018 DJ Tiësto - The Tube album art DJ Tiësto The Tube XTC XTC 018 Belgium 1996 Sell This Version
Black Hole 101-5 DJ Tiësto - Tales From The Album Magik album art DJ Tiësto Tales From The Album Magik (EP) Black Hole Recordings Black Hole 101-5 Netherlands 1997 Sell This Version
RFT 003 DJ Tiësto - Gimme Some Sugar / Bleckentrommel album art Tiësto*, Montana* & Storm* Tiësto*, Montana* & Storm* - Gimme Some Sugar / Bleckentrommel(12") ReflecT Records RFT 003 Netherlands 1997 Sell This Version
XSF 001 DJ Tiësto - Subspace Interference album art DJ Tiësto Subspace Interference XSF Recordings XSF 001 UK 1998 Sell This Version
BLACK HOLE 103-5 DJ Tiësto - Tales From The Album Magik – Story Of The Fall album art DJ Tiësto Tales From The Album Magik – Story Of The Fall Black Hole Recordings BLACK HOLE 103-5 Netherlands 1998 Sell This Version
PC 9915-6 DJ Tiësto - Magic Volume III Sampler album art DJ Tiësto Magic Volume III Sampler(12", Smplr) Planetary Consciousness PC 9915-6 Germany 1999 Sell This Version
Black Hole 110-5 DJ Tiësto - Endless Wave / Theme From Norefjell (Remixes) album art Kamaya Painters / DJ Tiësto Kamaya Painters / DJ Tiësto - Endless Wave / Theme From Norefjell (Remixes) Black Hole Recordings Black Hole 110-5 Netherlands 1999 Sell This Version
none DJ Tiësto - Theme From Norefjell album art DJ Tiësto Theme From Norefjell (Single) Black Hole Recordings none Netherlands 1998 Sell This Version
TP9033MX DJ Tiësto - Sparkles album art DJ Tiësto Sparkles (Single, Maxi) Black Hole Recordings TP9033MX Spain 1999 Sell This Version
CVS001 DJ Tiësto - Wonder Where You Are? / Wonder? album art DJ Tiësto & Armin Van Buuren Present Major League DJ Tiësto & Armin Van Buuren Present Major League - Wonder Where You Are? / Wonder? (Maxi) Black Hole Recordings CVS001 Netherlands 2000 Sell This Version
ARM004 DJ Tiësto - Eternity album art Armin van Buuren And DJ Tiësto Present Alibi Armin van Buuren And DJ Tiësto Present Alibi - Eternity (Maxi, Single) Armind ARM004 Netherlands 2000 Sell This Version
Magik Muzik 800-5 DJ Tiësto - Magik Journey album art DJ Tiësto Magik Journey (Single) Magik Muzik Magik Muzik 800-5 Netherlands 2001 Sell This Version
none DJ Tiësto - Suburban / Urban Train album art DJ Tiësto Suburban / Urban Train (Single, Maxi) Magik Muzik none UK 2001 Sell This Version
none DJ Tiësto - Flight 643 album art DJ Tiësto Flight 643 (Single, Maxi) Magik Muzik none Netherlands 2000 Sell This Version
BATTLE 1 DJ Tiësto - Battleship Grey album art DJ Tiësto Battleship Grey(12", Promo) Nebula BATTLE 1 UK 2001 Sell This Version
BHMM 804-4 DJ Tiësto Lethal Industry / Suburban Train(12") Magik Muzik BHMM 804-4 Netherlands 2001 Sell This Version

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Midnight-City

Midnight-City

September 10, 2020
I first heard of Tiësto back in 1999 when I was in Virgin Megastore shop and saw his first In Search of Sunrise sitting in the rack. I recognised a lot of the tracks so decided to buy it, and immediately loved it. I was a big fan for the next couple of years, and probably the best memory was travelling from London to Bournemouth to see him DJ in early 2000.

We arrived at 22.00 expecting him to be the main DJ (playing at around midnight or something), instead he started at 22.00 and so we missed the beginning, but enjoyed the rest of his set. Once he'd finished, I noticed him standing at the back of the venue, sipping a drink and watching the next DJ. No one really knew who he was and so he was able to enjoy the music on his own for a while, before eventually leaving.

I loved Magik 6 Live In Amsterdam, but that mix album was probably the beginning of the end, in terms of me listening to his music. I can't really comment too much on his music since about 2003, as I haven't listened to much of it, but those early memories were great, and were part of the reason I starting buying records and learning how to mix.
adamalada

adamalada

September 2, 2020
Who gives a fuck if Tiesto sold out. I was lucky enough to be at Gatecrasher the night he debuted his mix of silence to UK clubland. A feeling that will last a lifetime.
_skyline_

_skyline_

August 17, 2020
One of my favourite DJ's / producers of all time... That is what i thought it was. I know since a few years that none of alle the productions or remixes that are 'made' under the name "Tiësto" were made by him.
The ghost producers that like Ronald Van Gelderen, Dennis Waakop Reijers, ... are the real ones behind the scenes. He has chosen for the money and popularity. Some underrated guys like M.I.K.E. Push, Ferry Corsten, Daniel Kandi, Fred Baker, ... should get more respect than this guy...
DaveTheGreat

DaveTheGreat

August 15, 2020
Probably one of the most overrated Trance DJ's of all time.
Yuukaa_Sa

Yuukaa_Sa

July 4, 2020
edited 3 months ago
The new Insomania track is the first track in so many years that actually sounds superb from Tiesto! Great vocal progressive house!
ijustspeak

ijustspeak

January 14, 2020
Shocked to come in here after a few years to see how commercial this guy has become. Just a bunch of complete wank of electro big room house and dance pop. He has become washed up and flushed out so it is sad to see an artist like Tiesto do whatever he can to maintain in the game by leaving his old fan base and produce commercial dance-pop hits for 12 year olds.
sad sad sad.. But that is the price of going to the top. You have to come down at one point.
JFC92PX

JFC92PX

September 1, 2019
edited about 1 year ago
best tunes he has ever made "Just Be/Love Comes Again/Break My Fall/Silence" anything other past last decade sucks. the last tune last heard from tiesto was iTrance. and it sucked Dog Turd. since he hasn't made anything trance. my ears don't wanna care to know him much today. i tried to listen somethin trashy he created a few years back. was like WTF is this Horse S***...
aliu12021

aliu12021

January 4, 2019
SO much salt in this comments section. Yeah I get it, the main consensus is that Tiesto's music has been declining since the turn of the decade, and I generally agree with that. Everyone thinks that pestering him over and over about making trance again will actually get him to make trance again. But no, that will never work. So get over it; stop wishing for nostalgia that will never come. Choosing to follow the trends isn't a bad thing at all. If you hate his new stuff just listen to his old stuff.

*gets completely pestered for having a differing opinion*
SpaceFenix

SpaceFenix

December 6, 2018
Used to make some incredible House and Trance music. Contemporarily, not terrible. It's no secret that his shift from Trance to Big Room House caused a noticeable drop in quality. However, while I'm not a large fan of big room house, his most recent works aren't terrible, just don't expect something far from the easily monetized generic music you'd find on Spinnin Records.

Definitely give some of his older works a listen. If you're a fan of big room house, his newer stuff may interest you.

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