Martijn Gerard Garritsen (born 14 May 1996), better known by his stage name Martin Garrix, is a Dutch DJ, record producer and musician. He is ranked number 1 on DJ Mag‘s Top 100 DJs list for 2016. He founded the label STMPD RCRDS months after leaving Spinnin’ Records.
Garritsen learned to play guitar at age 8. In 2004, he expressed interest in becoming a DJ after seeing Tiësto perform at the Olympic Games in Athens. Garritsen was discovered by Tiësto, whom he described as inspirational, humble and legendary. – Wikipedia