Armin Van Buuren / Dance Chart

About Armin Van Buuren

Armin van Buuren 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 create 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 created 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 more. For more info, check www.arminvanbuuren.com, www.armadamusic.com or www.arminonly.com.


30 Sep 2018

1. ARTY - Perfect Strangers
2. ATHOM & Tony Hammer - Elevate
3. Dankann - Hades
4. Adip Kiyoi - Start With A Dream
5. Ørjan Nilsen - What A Rush
6. Alex Sonata feat Dean Chalmers - My Heart
7. Sheridan Grout & Luke Anders - Bad Days (Fahjah Remix)
8. Andrew Bayer feat Alison May - Immortal Lover (In My Next Life Mix)
9. Abstract Vision - Kepler
10. Daft Punk - Within (Purple Haze Remix)

Posted: 30 Sep 2018
16 Sep 2018

1. Above & Beyond - Rocket Science
2. Andrew Rayel & David Gravell - Trance Reborn
3. GXD & Elle Vee - A Dream
4. Enzo - Dragon vs Rank 1 – Awakening
5. FloE - Butterfly (Adip Kiyoi Remix)
6. Maor Levi - Light Years
7. Markus Schulz & JES - Calling For Love (Marcus Santoro Remix)
8. D'Jaeger - Rhapsody
9.Morgan Page - Let You Go (Luke Bond Remix)
10. Paul van Dyk - Music Rescues Me

Posted: 17 Sep 2018
2 Sep 2018

01. Joel Hirsch & Roxanne Emery - Neon Dreams
02. Daniel Wanrooy - Delta (Vigel Remix)
03. Henry Dark - Blue Days & Black Nights
04. Super8 & Tab - Blockchain
05. Leo Reyes - Reverie
06. Patrick White - Reason
07. Beatsole - Pearl
08. Axis - Kashmir
09. John Christian - The Trip
10. NWYR - Wormhole

Posted: 02 Sep 2018
19 Aug 2018

1. Maor Levi - Vintage
2. Sodality - Challenger
3. Fast Distance - Cosmos
4. D-Mad - Comeback
5. Eximinds & Jean Clemence - Gravitation
6. ALPHA 9 - Sleepwalker
7. Cubicore & Shane 54 - Budokan
8. D.O.D & Sander van Doorn - Let It Go
9. Genix - Mr H2O
10. Helix - Speed

Posted: 18 Aug 2018
5 Aug 2018

1. Armin van Buuren & Vini Vici & ALOK feat t. Zafrir - United
2. FloE feat Kate Miles - Make It Last (Denis Kenzo Remix
3. Attila Syah & Enzo - Yorkesia
4. Cubicore & Shane 54 - Budokan
5. Oliver Smith feat Natalie Holmes - Zero
6. ASCO feat Norah B - Lost Again
7. Andy Moor & Alex Ryan - Reflect
8. Maor Levi - Vintage
9. Thomas Gold & Corey James - Orinoco
10. ARTY - Tim

Posted: 05 Aug 2018