Released as the lead single from Tiesto‘s fifth studio album ‘A Town Called Paradise’, ‘Red Lights’ is an uplifting progressive/pop-dance hybrid that seen the Dutch icon change away from his heavy-hitting festival sound to a more radio-friendly style. The release became hugely popular with Tiesto playing it in his live sets all across the world and has since gained over 250 million streams, making it one of Tiesto‘s most successful singles in the past couple of years.
In 1994, Tijs Verwest donned his pseudonym: Tiësto. Today, the DJ and dance music producer is a GRAMMY Award-winning, platinum-certified, international icon. He is the only artist to ever hold the titles of “The Greatest DJ of All Time” courtesy of Mixmag, “#1 DJ” according to Rolling Stone, and “The Godfather of EDM” as proclaimed by Billboard. After making history in 2004 as the first DJ to open the Olympic Games, he remains a sought-after headliner everywhere from Coachella, Electric Daisy Carnival, Ultra, to Tomorrowland. From his high-profile residency at Hakkasan to his crossover success, Tiësto created the blueprint that defines what it means to be a success in today’s dance music world.
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