Last night, at the prestigious Buma Awards show in Studio 21 in Hilversum (NL), Armin van Buuren was awarded with no less than 3 Buma Awards! The prizes follow up on Arminās āGouden Harpā award in 2010, the highest distinction a Dutch artist can get.
The Buma Awards Nationaal was handed to him for the staggering success of single āThis Is What It Feels Likeā, based on national sales and airplay. āThis Is What It Feels Likeā, the Grammy-nominated first single of his āIntenseā album, is Arminās collaboration with Benno de Goeij and John Ewbank. Armin also received the Buma Award 2013 Filmmuziek is the prize heāll share with Martijn Schimmer, Matthijs Kieboom and Benno de Goeij, for the music he produced on Dutch movie āVerliefd op Ibizaā.
On winning that award, Armin said the following:āI think itās a great honour that I was asked to provide music for the movie ā it was a really nice challenge. Iām very thankful that now, together with the composers and writers, Iāve been rewarded for that.ā
A third prize, the Buma Awards International was awarded to Armin for the international success he had with āThis Is What It Feels Likeā.