Armin van Buuren is a recognized trance DJ and produced, considered one of the best DJ of the world the past years and currently known as the undisputed king of trance. He’s an Ibiza veteran that has been resident at Amnesia, Space and Privilege and since 2014 at Ushuaïa Ibiza.
He hosts the radio show A State of Trance (ASOT) since 2001, where he goes over the news and best tracks of trance and progressive. In 2014 he has hosted his 650 broadcast, with a special stage at the Ultra Music Festival in Miami. He is also the founder of Armada Recordings, the label specialized in electronic and trance music and counts with some of the most improtant artists of the genre such as Dash Berlin, John O’Callaghan, Aly & Fila, Paul van Dyk or W&W, that usually join him in performances and festivals.
In the past years, Armin van Buuren has obtained a great amount of prizes that have placed him in the highest positions of the world DJ rankings. ‘Best Trance DJ’ (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013) and ‘Best International DJ’ (2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013) at the Ibiza DJ Awards, ‘Best European DJ’ (2008, 2009 & 2011) and ‘Best Global DJ’ (2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013) at the International Dance Music Awards, and ranked #1 DJ at the DJMag top 100 five times (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2012).