After the introduction of "The Hum" in 2015 with Ummet Ozcan, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike propelled themselves into the No. 1 spot in the DJ Mag Top 100 listing in 2015. The song's music was so popular that it earned 18 million views worldwide. From BeatFM Radio to world-class DJs, the brothers still stand as one of the leading artists who release tracks that top the charts and are loud enough to blow through your speakers. When you attend one of the brother's live performances, the duo will forever remain an unforgettable experience.
Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike Background and Accolades
The brothers were born Dimitri Thivaios (1982) and Michael Thivaios (1985) in Willebrook, Belgium. The Greek-Belgian brother duo moved to Ibiza in 2003 and began summer residencies at many of the island's top clubs. Eventually, the brothers were noticed by members of the festival organizer company called ID&T, and the two were invited to host Tomorrowland in 2010. Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike were commissioned to produce the festival-themed tune that same year as well as the year after that. The brothers have earned many awards throughout the years, including Best Belgian Act in 2014, 2015 and 2018 from MTV Europe Music Awards. The duo also won the DJ Award D'Honneur from NRJ Music Awards. In addition, the two also took the winning spots in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 as Best Breakthrough DJ, Best European DJ and Best Group from the International Dance Music Awards. Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike currently hold the No. 2 position in the DJ Mag Top 100 DJs list.
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What other events have the brothers headlined?
In addition to Tomorrowland, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike headlined other major music festivals, including the Ultra Music Festival, the Electric Daisy Carnival and Lallapalooza in Argentina. The brothers also host events regularly at the Garden of Madness in Ibiza as well as at multiple clubs across Europe, Asia and the Americas.
What labels were Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike associated with?
Both men have worked under Sony, Epic Amsterdam, Armada Music, Axtone, Spinnin Records and Smash the House Records labels.
What instruments do Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike use to produce music?
Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike have the Korg nanoKEY2 USB Keyboard Controller and the Akai Professional MPK Mini Mk2 as the main keyboards. The studio monitors consist of the Grimm Audio LS1be, the Pioneer S-DJ05 and the KRK ROKIT 8G3. The brothers couple all of these with software plugins such as Sonic Academy and Dada Life Sausage Fattener to help produce music.
What are some unique tracks and albums that Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike is known for?
The DJ brother duo collaborated with many artists throughout the years, including David Guetta on "Complicated," the 2017 version of "He's a Pirate" with Hans Zimmer from Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, "Higher Place" with Ne-Yo and "Louder" with VINAI. Some of the albums that the two released include The Best of Tomorrowland Anthems, Bringing the World the Madness and Bringing the Madness.
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Will Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike be performing near my city?
Dmitri Vegas & Like Mike are booked regularly at festivals across the world, including the Medusa Festival in Cullera Beach, Spain and the Mysteryland Festival in Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands. The only US stop scheduled for 2019 is at the Waterfront Park in San Diego, Calif., in late November.Back to Top