A close friend introduced him to the world of dance music, and the Dutch DJ and remixer Ben Liebrand quickly became his main inspiration. It led van Buuren to investigate the roots of the electronic music he was becoming fond of, and numerous Jarre and Schulze CDs were acquired.
Computers and turntables were also purchased, and creating his own music became a priority. In , van Buuren attended Leiden University, and a local student club provided the venue for his first DJ gigs.
The same year he was fortunate enough to have some demos included on compilations, and when the money came in, it was rolled back into producing 12"s. By the end of he found time to set the worldwide record for longest DJ set 12 and a half hours at a club in The Hague , finish his law degree, and release his first non-mix CD, Shivers followed in , with Imagine arriving in The latter effort hit number one in the Netherlands and also marked his first appearance on the Billboard , spawning the hits "Going Wrong" and "In and Out of Love.
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See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions Amazon Price. Audio CD, Box set, 19 Jan. Special offers and product promotions Amazon Business : For business-exclusive pricing, quantity discounts and downloadable VAT invoices. Even though he lives an extraordinary life as one of the world's most popular DJs, he has always remained a down-to-earth guy. His five-time number one position in the critically acclaimed DJ Mag Top DJs Poll has been the result of his loyalty to fans, his creativity in the studio, the perseverance with which he hosts his weekly radio show 'A State of Trance', and the energy he brings to the crowds in front of him.
Despite the heavy pressure that comes along with being one of the world's most popular DJs, Armin has always kept his focus on the music. And that's exactly what keeps him going. The package includes an insert with lyrics. A world of vinyl at your fingertips.
Find a store. Trevor Guthrie. Cindy Alma. Beautiful Life Featuring — Cindy Alma. Laura Jansen. Lauren Evans. Alone Featuring — Lauren Evans. In 10 Years From Now. Last Stop Before Heaven. Emma Hewitt. Richard Bedford. Who's Afraid Of ?! More Intense. Save My Night. Dropping The Ball.We are proud to present the first cooperation between Armada Music and Music on Vinyl. The 2-LP release of the critically acclaimed fifth album of Armin Van Buuren, Intense, including the Grammy Award-nominated single “This Is What It Feels Like”.Through 15 sparkling songs, he intrigues, fascinates and moves the listeners.