Robbert van de Corput, better known as Hardwell, is the newest superstar DJ and the youngest ever winner of Top 100 DJs award in two consecutive years (2013&2014). In the role of a lead artist, he has released a lot of famous singles since 2007, but his first debut album United We Are has just come out in January this year (2015).
Hardwell began learning the classic piano when he was 4 years old and started producing dance music when he was only 8. A documentary about DJ on Dutch MTV inspired him to become a DJ. At the age of 14, Hardwell signed his first record deal with a Dutch label, officially starting his DJ career.
Hardwell was born and grew up in in Breda, Netherlands.