Posts tagged "Tiesto"

Sam Smith’s “Lay Me Down” Gets A Surprisingly Mellow Tiesto Remix: Listen

The remixes for Sam Smith’s new single “Lay Me Down” keep on coming. Listen to Tiesto’s overhaul after the jump.

By: Mike Wass / April 15, 2015

Charli XCX’s New Single “Break The Rules” Gets A Monster Tiesto Club Mix: Listen

Charli XCX is on a roll at the moment. After earning a well-deserved commercial breakthrough with Iggy Azalea‘s summer-soundtracking smash “Fancy”, the 22-year-old swiftly returned to the upper reaches of the Billboard Hot 100 with infectious The Fault In Our Stars soundtrack cut “Boom Clap”. In fact, the song was so successful that…

By: Mike Wass / September 29, 2014

Jay Z, No Doubt And Carrie Underwood Billed For Global Citizen Festival

Jay Z will headline this year’s Global Citizen Festival on September 27 at New York’s Central Park. Other confirmed acts include No Doubt, Carrie Underwood, fun., Tiesto and the Roots.

The one-day festival aims to raise awareness fir extreme poverty worldwide, with hopes of eradicating it by 2030. “I think what we found…

By: Christina Lee / July 9, 2014

Tiesto’s ‘A Town Called Paradise’ Album: Listen To His New Tracks Featuring Icona Pop, Ladyhawke, Krewella & Others

A full week ahead of its June 17 release, you can now listen to Tiesto‘s major label debut (and fifth album overall) in full via iTunes Radio. The Dutch DJ takes listeners on a 14-song journey (18 songs, if you grab the Deluxe Edition) with A Town Called Paradise, which features such guests as Ladyhawke

By: Robbie Daw / June 10, 2014

Win A Pair Of Tickets To The Thank You Festival In Washington D.C. Featuring Tiesto, Krewella And Above & Beyond!

It’s festival season! And each summer, it seems like more and more new festivals are being added to the increasingly packed summer line-up — and this year is certainly no exception.

For the first time ever, Global Citizen Movement and World Childhood Foundation have organized The Thank You Festival, a major one-day showcase…

By: Bradley Stern / May 20, 2014

Tiesto Debuts “Let’s Go” Featuring Icona Pop: Listen

“One night to save the day / We’ll show them all,” Icona Pop sings in Tiesto‘s “Let’s Go.”

While “Let’s Go” is hardly Tiesto’s first crossover effort (that may be his remix of Delerium‘s “Silence,” featuring Sarah MacLachlan), the bridge makes clear exactly why the veteran trance DJ thought Icona Pop to be…

By: Christina Lee / May 13, 2014

Tiesto Announces Feature-Filled ‘A Town Called Paradise’ LP, Debuts “Wasted” Video

Tiesto‘s first album in five long years is a feature-filled ode to Las Vegas titled A Town Called Paradise. The Dutch DJ’s breakthrough hit “Red Lights” is included as well as new single “Wasted”. He also debuted the Matthew Koma-voiced floorfiller’s video today (April 25), which is set in the 1960s.

All fourtee…

By: Mike Wass / April 25, 2014

Tiesto Follows Up Crossover Pop Hit “Red Lights” With Matthew Koma-Voiced “Wasted”: Listen

Tiesto‘s decision to try his hand at an Avicii-like crossover dance-pop hit turned out to be inspired. “Red Lights” swiftly became the biggest (non-remix) hit of the Dutch DJ’s blockbuster career and is still climbing the Billboard Hot 100. He’s hoping to find similar success with catchy follow-up single “Wasted”, which features the voice of…

By: Mike Wass / April 22, 2014

Icona Pop Team Up With Tiësto On “Let’s Go”: Hear A Snippet

Icona Pop are not done giving the world shouty rave pop anthems, as they’re back with a feature on a new Tiësto track called “Let’s Go,” which is a very Icona Pop-y title for a song. The Swedish gals linked up with the Dutch EDM producer/DJ as part of some 7Up campaign involving seven DJs acro…

By: Carl Williott / March 17, 2014

Tiesto’s “Red Lights” Video Is One Hell Of A Wild Ride: Watch

Tiesto‘s brilliant stab at an EDM-pop crossover anthem “Red Lights” now has an eye-popping video that will, no doubt, be played in nightclubs and sweaty gyms for years to come. The theme of the colorful visual is finding freedom and that’s represented by a couple of small town girls (with supermodel looks), who escape their…

By: Mike Wass / February 10, 2014

John Legend’s “All Of Me” Is Equally Irresistible As A Ballad Or Dance Anthem Thanks To Tiesto

John Legend‘s soulful rendition of “All Of Me” at the 2014 Grammy Awards resulted in a massive sales spike, which now finds the swoon-inducing ballad sitting pretty in the iTunes top 10. With radio stations finally catching on to the song’s brilliance, it’s only a matter of time before it blasts into the upper reache…

By: Mike Wass / February 5, 2014

Tiesto’s Pop Crossover “Red Lights” Gets A Furious Afrojack Remix: Listen

Tiesto‘s “Red Lights” is a safe bet for the next track to make the leap from clubs to top 40 radio. It’s an expertly calibrated EDM-pop excursion with the kind of anthemic chorus that hits like a sledgehammer regardless of whether you’re tearing up the dance floor or driving to work.

While time…

By: Mike Wass / January 17, 2014

Tiesto Drops Crossover Dance-Pop Monster “Red Lights”: Listen

With relative newcomers scoring massive hits around the globe with radio-friendly EDM anthems, it was only a matter of time before the highest paid DJ in the world took a shot at crossover glory. And Tiesto comes hard with “Red Lights” — striking a perfect balance between melodic pop and hands-in-the-air club fodder.

Picking up where Avicii‘…

By: Mike Wass / December 19, 2013

Zedd’s “Stay The Night” (Featuring Hayley Williams) Gets A Tiesto Remix: Listen

Zedd is already conquering clubs with atomic-powered Hayley Williams collaboration “Stay The Night”, so imagine the damage he’ll do when the Tiesto remix reaches DJs. Egos can get in the way when EDM titans collide but everything about this electro-overhaul works.

In its original form, the “Clarity” hitmaker’s latest plays like a soaring…

By: Mike Wass / October 2, 2013

Ellie Goulding’s “Burn” Gets A Tiesto Remix: Listen To The Towering Club Banger

Ellie Goulding proved that recycling is always a good idea — in music as in life — by overhauling an old Leona Lewis demo for her new single and promptly landing in the iTunes top 10. “Burn” was custom-designed for club play, so it’s only fitting that Tiesto (the world’s most successful DJ and infamous Daft

By: Mike Wass / July 29, 2013

The Beyonce Remix Flood Continues: Hear “Grown Woman” (Nervo Remix) & “Standing On The Sun” (Tiesto Remix)

I’m choosing to remain mum on recent reports swirling about the behind-the-scenes disaster of Beyonce‘s next album campaign (I’ve said enough), but hark! What’s that, off in the distance? More monster dance remixes of King Bey’s two most recent jingles? Don Draper would be so proud. 

So! Whether they’re official or not…

By: Sam Lansky / July 25, 2013

iHeart Radio Music Festival 2013 Line-Up: Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus + More

The iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas is heading into its third year, and the fest has rightly earned its reputation for having the biggest pop talent, like, ever: The just-announced line-up features an absurd roster of performers, including Justin Timberlake and Katy Perry on the main stage with Miley Cyrus and Avril Lavigne in the adjacent iHeartRadio Music Festival Village, which will feature…

By: Sam Lansky / July 15, 2013

Tiësto Is Not A Fan Of Daft Punk: The World’s Highest Paid DJ Explains

If you have been inside a nightclub in the last decade, chances are you’ve seen Tiësto or at least danced to one of his remixes. The 44-year-old is the King of clubs and has the receipts to back it up. He’s also rather outspoken and told Huffington Post exactly what he thinks of Daft Punk

By: Mike Wass / July 2, 2013

Best Of Bonnaroo: 11 Great Pop Moments In The Festival’s History

This weekend marks the 11th iteration of Manchester, Tennessee’s Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. At the inaugural fest in 2002, it was a jam-band paradise, heavy on the noodling but light on the zeitgeist. Each year, though, it has expanded in size and scope, and this year’s lineup is the biggest and arguably the most…

By: Carl Williott / June 7, 2012