TIËSTO is one of the most recognizable forces in Electronic Dance Music. He’s known by millions of music fans worldwide, received several Grammy Award nominations, opened the 2004 Olympic Games, been named “The Greatest DJ of All Time” by Mixmag and the “#1” DJ by Rolling Stone, partnered with Guess and AKG for his own brands, headlined festivals worldwide including Ultra Music Festival, and Electric Daisy Carnival, launched the “Club Life” channel on SiriusXM, and hosted a storied 20-month residency at Hakkasan Las Vegas Restaurant and Nightclub and Wet Republic pool party at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino.
On June 17th TIËSTO will take over Terminal 5, the multi-level New York City hot-spot, to celebrate the release of his new album A Town Called Paradise on Casablanca Records/ Republic Records/ Musical Freedom. 7UP Presents Tiësto’s A Town Called Paradise will feature the iconic EDM pioneer headlining a DJ set for the evening. In hopes of debuting his new music in style, TIËSTO has also handpicked the rest of the night’s amazing lineup, which includes live performances by album collaborators Icona Pop,Matthew Koma, Ladyhawke, Michel Zitron, Cruickshank, DBX (aka John James Newman), and Quilla. DJ Danny Avila, one of 7UP’s Bubbling UP DJs and a TIËSTO mentee, will kick off the party at Terminal 5!
You can pre-order an official copy of A Town Called Paradise right now on iTunes! If you buy the standard edition before the album release you get two instant downloads of the first two released singles “Red Lights” and “Wasted” featuring Matthew Koma, and a new track “Let’s Go” featuring Icona Pop. A snippet of the song is played in 7UP’s current tv ads. If you buy the deluxe edition you will also receive an immediate download of “Take Me” featuring Kyler England.
“Wasted” is already primed to be remembered as this year’s song of the summer. The music video has surpassed two million views in less than two weeks. Tastemakers and gatekeepers can’t stop singing its praises. Billboard called it “his best bid for Top 40 dominance”, Idolator described it as “instantly hummable”, and Dancing Astronaut wrote that it “nails all aspects of what a smash hit will sound like in the very near future of summer 2014.” Moreover, acclaim has come from Your EDM, Your Music Radar, iHeart.com, The DJ List, In The Mix, and many more.
“Red Lights” hit #6 on the official UK Singles Chart, becoming his first-ever Top 10 track in the UK, and it accumulated over 15.7 million views on YouTube/VEVO. To date, it has sold 500,000 copies worldwide.
“A Town Called Paradise” Album Track listing:
1. Tiësto – Red Lights
2. Tiësto – Footprints feat. Cruickshank
3. Tiësto – Light Years Away feat. DBX
4. Tiësto – A Town Called Paradise feat. Zac Barnett from American Authors
5. Tiësto & Hardwell – Written In Reverse feat. Matthew Koma
6. Tiësto – Echoes feat. Andreas Moe
7. Tiësto & Firebeatz – Last Train feat. Ladyhawke
8. Tiësto – Wasted feat. Matthew Koma
9. Tiësto – Let’s Go feat. Icona Pop
10. Tiësto – The Feeling feat. Ou Est Le Swimming Pool
11. Tiësto – Shimmer feat. Christian Burns
12. Tiesto & Kaaze – Rocky
13. Tiësto and Sultan + Ned Shepard – Close To Me feat. Quilla
14. Tiësto – Set Yourself Free feat. Krewella
Deluxe Edition Bonus Tracks:
15. Tiësto and MOTi – Don’t Hide Your Light featuring Denny White
16. Tiësto and Fred Falke – Calling On Angels featuring Elan Lea
17. Tiësto and Dzeko & Torres – Can’t Forget
18. Tiësto – Take Me featuring Kyler England
“Tiësto has cooked up a springy instrumental and hummable melody for his best bid for Top 40 dominance.” – Billboard