Dutch DJ Tiësto (Tijs Verwest) received an award for his entire oeuvre in his hometown of Breda Friday night.
Tiësto receives the lifetime achievement award from the city of Breda for his artistic identity, said Deputy Mayor Wilbert Willems of culture.
According to the Deputy Mayor, the work of DJ Tiësto is innovative and appreciated in the world. The DJ adds to city’s international reputation.
The world famous DJ will give a performance in the design concert hall Mezz in Breda on Friday night.
Tiesto was also awarded honorary citizenship by the province of Brabant.