Armin van Buuren (born December 25, 1976) is a trance music DJ and producer from Leiden, the Netherlands. In 2007, he was voted number one DJ in DJ Mag’s annual Top 100 vote.
Armin Van Buuren has chosen his career as a professional musician, despite the commitment to a career in law in his homeland, the Netherlands, where he studied law was adopted in 2004. Armin has to work as a DJ in a local nightclub called the Nexus, after the secondary school in 1995 and went to the College of Medicine study. In the meantime, he moved his equipment in his room at a ‘real’ studio. The first song he produced in his new studio, among other things, the songs such as “Touch Me” and “communication”. Van Buuren was quoted as saying: “Do not be a prisoner of your own style.” He describes his musical style as “liberating, euphoric, melodic and energetic.”
He directs a radio broadcast The state trance. The show’s 300th Follow in May 2007, has been working for more than 6 years.
In October 2002, Van Buuren was No. 5 in the DJ Mag 100th The following year he was promoted to the 3 court, and he gave closes for 3 years straight. His work led him not only to the 2 court, directly under Paul van Dyk in 2006 polls.
After all the years of waiting, Armin reached No. 1 in winning 2007 DJ Mag Top 100th.