Grammy-nominated Dutch DJ who produces trance music. He has been voted No. 1 in the critically acclaimed DJ Mag top 100 DJs poll multiple times and started hosting a weekly radio show called A State of Trance in 2001.
He used to perform at club Nexus and earned the 2005 International Dance Music Awards for Best Dance Radio Mix show DJ & Best Full Length DJ Mix CD on A State of Trance.
He received his Grammy nomination for the song "This Is What It Feels Like" from his album Intense, an album which also received a Dutch Edison Pop Award nomination for Best Dance Album.
He married Erika van Thiel in 2009. He has a son named Remy and a daughter named Fenna.
He had Adam Young provide the vocals for his song "Youtopia."