How much is Tiesto net worth? How much does he earn now?
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Tijs Michiel Verwest whose professional name is Tiesto belongs to the Netherlands, Tiesto is a Dutch disc jockey (DJ) and a professional record producer.
DJ Tiesto has also got some of the best titles like “the Greatest DJ of All Time” by Mix Magazine in a fan poll during two years 2010 and 2011. Another title he got was the “best DJ of the last 20 years” by DJ Mag reader in 2013.
He is well known for the formation of the record label Black Hole Recordings in collaboration with Arny Black in 1993.
From this label, Tiesto released two of the music series, Magik and In Search of Sunrise. In 1998, Verwest met Dennis Waakop Reijers 1998 who was a producer.
Since then both of them have worked a long way. Afterwards in his career, a total of six debut albums were produced by him which are well known.
As of 2022 Tiesto’s net worth is estimated to be about $20 Million.
Early Life and Biography
Tiesto was born on January 17, 1969 in Breda, Netherlands with an official name of Tijs Michiel Verwest. Just at the age of twelve, he began to be passionate about music.
From that age, he was addicted to listening to radio shows like In The Mix and Soulshow by Ferry Maat and Ben Liebrand respectively.
When he was 14, he began to become a DJ at school parties. Then Tiesto began to perform in Spock, a small club in Breda on the behalf of his manager from 10 PM to 4 AM in the morning.
All of this is just on the weekends. In his early life as a DJ, Tiesto usually played new beat (which is Belgian electronic dance music) and acid house (by the DJs of Chicago).
If we talk about his family, there is not much information available. The information available is still under review. His parents got separated after some time of his birth.
But the information about his marriage is available. Tiesto got married to Annika Backes in Amangiri, Utah in 2019. In November 2020, the couple was blessed with a daughter, Viola Margreet Verwest.
|Tijs Michiel Verwest
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How Did Tiesto Get So Rich And Famous?
The first solo album of Tiesto was released in 2001 entitled In My Memory. This album contained 5 hits as follows, “Lethal Industry”, “Flight 643”, “Suburban Train”, “Obsession” and “In My Memory”.
The second album of DJ was released in 2004 named Just Be. This album, the first single and a hit in the 23 years history of Dutch National Charts released with the title, “Traffic”.
Later in 2007, Tiesto released the third album entitled Elements of Life. This album was a greater hit than previously released albums and moved 73k units in the first April release.
During the same year, DJ Tiesto started to present a weekly based radio show named Tiesto’s Club Life.
In October 2009, DJ Tiesto released his fourth but not the last studio album with the title Kaleidoscope. In this album, many other artists such as Calvin Harris, Tegan and Sara, Nelly Furtado, and Priscilla Ahn were featured.
Moreover, if we talk about the present situation, Tiesto announced the 7th studio album The London Sessions. And in 2022, Tiesto released another hit remix with the title Imagine.
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There is no doubt that DJ Tiesto is one of the most popular DJs of all time and is recognized around the world. He is well known for the production of 7 of his studio albums and currently working on more.
As of 2022, as a professional DJ and a record producer, Tiesto’s net worth is estimated to be about $20 Million. This amount is huge and will grow in the near future as his albums are still in running.