Tiesto, winner of DanceStar Best Club Dj

Tiësto was nominated several weeks ago in the category "best club DJ". The other nominees in this category were: Paul Oakenfold, Paul Van Dyk, Carl Cox, Danny Tenaglia, Roger Sanchez, John Digweed, Fergie, Sasha en Fatboy Slim.

Other categories included : Best House Act, Album Of The Year, Best Video, Best Producer and Best Breakthrough DJ. Nominees were: X-Press 2, Daft Punk, Kosheen, Basement Jaxx, Faithless, Fatboy Slim, Kylie, Chemical Brothers, Moby, Missy Elliott, Dido en Orbital.

Tiësto, who will be doing the Area 2 tour with David Bowie and Moby, has won several awards in his home country already this year, was very pleased with winning the international award. Tiësto: "It was quite an honour being one of the nominees, considering the qualities of the other nominees".

The Dancestar awards, who were hosted by Tess Daly and Boy George this year, is one of the worlds biggest award shows for the dance scene. This years program will be broadcasted in at least 35 countries on several stations like MTV.

The votes are from the general public via several internet sites and magazines. This makes the winning of such an award, quite an honour for most artists, especially for Tiësto.

Tiesto, winner of DanceStar Best Club Dj

July 10, 2002 at 11:14 AM CEST

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