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Armin van Buuren voted best DJ in the world

Armin van Buuren has been voted No.1 DJ in the World – for the third consecutive year.

For the third consecutive year, the international dance audience described the Dutch DJ Armin van Buuren as the best DJ in the world.

Van Buuren is in the DJ Mag Top 100 of the global DJ Magazine. He has been listed in DJ Mag Top 100 since 2001,he is in the top 3 since 2003 . This year, more than 300,000 votes in 263 countries.

Armin’s rise has been unstoppable, from his first appearance in the Top 5 in 2002 to that first inevitable win. Last year was probably the biggest year of his career, with the Armin Only: Imagine concerts and his Buma Cultuur Pop Award. But 2009 has been another a solid year for the world’s favourite DJ – winning this year is the purest example that real clubbers around the world hold him in the highest regard.

Van Buuren was surprised with the first place:”At this moment I can say that I am the most fortunate man on earth! It is a huge privilege to do what you like best every day, and get the audience and the fans in return.

Armin van Buuren is currently working on his new album.

Top 10 DJ’s in the DJ Mag Top 100:

1. Armin van Buuren
2. Tiesto
3. David Guetta
4. Above & Beyond
5. Paul van Dyk
6. Deadmau5
7. Ferry Corsten
8. Markus Schulz
9. Gareth Emery
10. Sander van Doorn