Today it was announced that Tiësto will be the 1st in-game DJ for a Super Bowl. Next month Super Bowl LVIII will take place in Las Vegas and the dutch dj will play a set prior to kickoff for the fans. In addition Tiësto will spin during the commercial breaks in the game as well.
“Each year, we look to elevate the in-stadium experience for our fans, and with our first Super Bowl in Las Vegas, it seems only fitting to embrace the legacy of iconic DJs in this city by having Tiësto bring his signature style to our biggest event,” said Tim Tubito, director of event presentation and content at the NFL. “As one of the most influential DJ/producers who helped define the culture of Las Vegas and electronic music around the world, Tiësto is the perfect artist to help us create an unforgettable gameday experience for our fans, players and viewers everywhere.”
Tiesto also noted:
“I’m excited to be a part of the Super Bowl LVIII! And it’s even more incredible that it’s in my favorite place – Las Vegas. Thank you to the NFL for having me. I cannot wait to party with you all at the big game!”
This is the 5th year of having a pre-game DJ however this is the first year the DJ will play the entire game. Prior djs include DJ Khaled, D-Nice, Zedd and DJ Snake.