Tomorrow Land is counted as one of the biggest music festivals in the world because of the euphoric aura it creates. It is an electronic dance music festival which takes place in Boom, Antwerp, Belgium. The fest goes over two weekends and the tickets are sold out in a minute. It is the festival where each young soul longs to go before they die. And enjoy the flavuors of the different artist of what they offer.
The History of Tomorrowland.
The first ever music festival was held in 14 of August, 2005. The event was organised by ID&T . Since then it gained it’s popularity because of it’s amazing line up which it offered to the people attending the music festival. The second music festival was held on 30 July 2006 and was hosted by Armin van Buuren, Axwell, David Guetta, Marco Bailey, Fred Baker, DJ Zany and Ruthless. They also announced Paul Oakenfold on the poster, but was cancelled at the last moment as he was in tour with Madonna . The third music festival in 2007 lasted only two days for the first time in its history ,which took place on 28 and 29 July. In the year 2008 the festival introduced more than 100 DJ and the number of crowd went up like a tide to 50,000 for the first time. And so the festival continued year by year .
In 2014 it celebrated its 10th anniversary . The Music Festival was held on 18 -20 July and 25-27th July. The 10th anniversary of Tomorrowland was documented by MTV producers and was aired in the month of August. In 2018 the crowd exceed upto 400,000 and in year 2019 the numbers are expected to go up a range.
The crowd of Tomorrowland.
The magic of this festival spread like fire and left everyone under a spell of its energy and aroma. In the first year when it started (14th of August 2005) the crowd was only 9,000 as reported. On 30 July 2006, the crowd exceed from 9,000.
as counted in first year to 15,000. In the year 2007 there were around 50,000 people from all around the world. The same number of amount in 2008 was reported. In 2009 the total number of people reported was around 90,000 and it kept increasing. As in
The Music performed.
The genre of music which is performed in this festival is usually electrical dance music also known as EDM and it has offered the world’s most famous line up of International award winning DJ’S like David Guetta, Martin Garrix, Hardwell, The chain smokers, Nicky Romero, Axwell, Swedish House Mafia, Tìësto, Avicii, Afrojack, Skrillex, Steve Aoki, Marshmallow and many more jumped into the house .
Awards in pocket.
There are a number of awards Tomorrowland holds in its name. is look forward to fill the shelves up in the coming years. The first ever award which was won by Tomorrowland was in 2011 as it was nominated as “The best music festival “ by Red Bull Elektropedia Awards.
From then it has won a ton of awards both national and international. Like DJ awards for “Best International dance music festival”, DJ magazine for “World’s Best festival”, European Festival Awards for “Best Major Festival”, Festicket Awards for “Best EDN Festival” to name a few. It has also won International Dance Music Awards for “Best Music Event” and UK Festival Awards for “Best Overseas Festival” and has been nominated by MTV Europe Music Awards, Electronic Music Awards.
Tomorrowland is a great success for the music industry business as it brought $85 million into Georgia economy and $70 million directly to Atlanta and $100 million all over economy . It has became the world’s most famous music festival around these years and is still climbing the ladder of success. Tomorrowland has over 6 million followers in Instagram, 7.3 million of YouTube subscribers and over 2 million followers in Twitter and is still growing .
Tomorrowland is a must go destination in my list. I hope you are also planning your trip in the coming years. To get filled by the magic that’s in the air of this music festival. I’m sure it will give you goosebumps all over your body. So plan out your coming year and have the best time of your life.