Armin van Buuren has been named number one in the prestigious DJ MAG Top 100 poll four times in a row, as the first DJ in the
history of the DJ Magazine and an indication of his prolific output over the more than 14 years he’s been dj’ing and producing. Being the official
World’s Most Popular DJ is just one of his many achievements, but the driving force behind his success is an overriding passion for dance music. A
State of Trance The Dutchman discovered a passion for dance music by listening to mix-tapes and radio shows, and taught himself how to his own. 20
years later, his very own radio show A State of Trance has grown out to legendary heights. Nowadays, 15 million listeners tune into his 2 hour
selection of trance and progressive, every week. A State of Trance 500, the 10th anniversary of the show, was celebrated in 5 different countries on 5
different continents; South-Africa, the Netherlands, USA, Argentina and Australia. All A state of Trance 500 events were broadcast live. Awards
Accolades Even a basic list of recent successes reads like a lifetime of work. Armin van Buuren isn’t ‘just’ the number one on the critically
acclaimed DJ Mag Top 100, but also holds the ‘Best Global DJ’ and ‘Best Trance Artist’ title, awarded to him at the International Dance Music
Awards and Beatport Awards, respectively. Radio show A State of Trance received the IDMA for ‘Best Mix Radio Show’ for 5 years in a row.
Furthermore, Armin was awarded for ‘Best Podcast’, became the most popular International DJ at Australia's Sony inthemix DJ Poll and, in
March 2010, received the ‘Gouden Harp’, the highest distinction a Dutch artist can get. On Queensday 2011, Queen Beatrix of The Netherlands named
Armin Officer in the Order of Oranje-Nassau. The Royal Distinction was handed to him after his set in hometown Leiden by mayor Lenferink of Leiden.
Albums Armin van Buuren has delivered four successful artist albums so far, ‘76’, ‘Shivers’, ‘Imagine’ and 2010 album 'Mirage'.
As the first dance artist in Dutch music history, his ‘Imagine’ entered the Dutch Album Top 100 Chart at number one. Hit singles ‘Going
Wrong’, ‘In Out of Love’, ‘Unforgivable’ and ‘Never Say Never’ didn’t only haunt the charts, but also became favourites of the dance
crowd. The music video of ‘In Out of Love’, featuring Dutch singer Sharon den Adel, received more than 88 million views on YouTube, holding the
first position on the Dutch Top 10 of most viewed videos of all-time. Armin’s back catalogue, including ‘Blue Fear’, ‘Communication’, ‘The
Sound of Goodbye’, ‘Shivers’, UEFA Youth Championship theme ‘Rush Hour’, ‘Burned With Desire’, ‘Exhale’, ‘Yet Another Day’ en
‘This World Is Watching Me’, is full of timeless tracks that wear that classic-tag and keep returning to the clubs. But, as a true artist befits,
Armin keeps creating new music and has now released his fourth artist album, 'Mirage'. For the album, Armin collaborated with the likes of
BT, Christian Burns, Ferry Corsten, Adam Young and Nadia Ali. Only four months after its release, Armin received a golden record for selling more than
25.000 copies of 'Mirage'. After the first single, ‘Full Focus’, the second release of the album was a collaboration with Sophie
Ellis-Bextor, ‘Not Giving Up On Love’. The music video for the track was shot on party island Ibiza and includes shots of Club Amnesia, where
Armin holds his residency. 'This Light Between Us', featuring Christian Burns, and 'Drowning' with singer Laura V, are the
follow-up singles. Performances Armin Only Being the world's number 1 DJ sees the Dutch DJ perform at some of the world's biggest and best
festivals, clubs, events and shows. One of the highlights of 2010 was Armin's DJ set at the Museumplein in Amsterdam in July, during the honoring
of the Dutch soccer team. Even though the national team lost in the FIFA Worldcup, they partied like they were the absolute winners, and so did the
200.000 strong crowd. Sold-out shows for Armin Only in 2005 and 2006 d eager anticipation of the third edition, which kicked off in a sold-out
Jaarbeurs in Utrecht in 2008; over 16,000 fans attended and were enthralled by the DJ’s nine hour set, under the name of ‘Imagine’. For his
fourth artist album, ‘Mirage’, Armin will kick off another Armin Only World tour. After the first show in the sold-out Jaarbeurs in Utrecht on
November 13th, Armin will continue to travel the globe with shows in 15 different countries, ranging from Australia to Ukraine, Argentina, Libanon and
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