Annika Backes – Bio, Age, Facts, Family Life of Tiësto’s Wife

Annika Backes (born September 07, 1996) is an American Model, Social Media Personality, and Celebrity Partner from Denver, Colorado. She is well recognized as the longtime lover and now spouse of Tiësto.

He is a Dutch DJ and record producer who dubbed as the Godfather of EDM. His real full birth name is Tijs Michiel Verwest. In 1997, he co-founded the label titled “Black Hole Recordings” with Arny Bink.

Annika Backes American model who is famous for being the spouse of Tiësto (Dutch DJ and record producer)

Furthermore, Tijs released his superhit work was mixed compilations named Magik and In Search of Sunrise. His remix of Delerium’s “Silence” which came out in 2000 showed him huge success.

Michiel Verwest is the first DJ to play live on stage during the 2004 Summer Olympics opening ceremony in Athens. He is also a Grammy Award-winning artist and named as “the Greatest DJ of All Time“.


Wedding, Spouse & Boyfriend

The 23-years-old Annika Backes launched a romantic relationship with her then-boyfriend, Tiësto in 2015. The couple met each other at Catch restaurant in New York City for the first time.

Theor affair often became a topic of discussion by the various media outlets due to their age difference. The award-winning DJ is 27 years age older than his model girlfriend. In December 2017, Tijs proposed to Annika during their trip to the One&Only Reethi Rah in the Maldives.

Annika Backes tied the knot with her longtime boyfriend Tiësto (Dutch DJ and record producer)

They officially engaged over the Thanksgiving holiday in 2018. Moreover, the record producer also announced his engagement to his fans on social media sites. Recently, on September 21, 2019, Backes tied the knot with her husband “Tijs Michiel Verwest” in a lavish ceremony.

Their wedding event took place in the middle of the Utah desert. Tiësto’s Wife a series of pictures along with him from their special day on respective Instagram accounts. The love birds married and said “I Do” in front of 80 guests.


Real Full Birth NameAnnika Backes.
Nick nameAnnika.
ProfessionModel and Social Media Personality.
Famous forBeing the Wife of Tiësto (Dutch DJ and record producer).
Age (As of 2019)23 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdaySeptember 07, 1996.
Birthplace/HometownDenver, Colorado, United States.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
EthnicityWhite Caucasian Descent.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)Virgo.
Current ResidenceNew York City, USA
Social Media Account StatsInstagram:
Twitter: --
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 11".
Centimeters: 180 cm.
Meters: 1.8 m.
WeightKilograms: 55 Kg.
Pounds: 121 lbs.
Bra Size34B.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)36-25-36.
Shoe Size (UK)6.5
Tattoo details?NA.
Eye ColorHazel.
Hair ColorBlonde.
ParentsFather: Name not Known.
Mother: --
SiblingsBrother: Not Known.
Sister: Berit Backes.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried since September 2019.
Dating History?Love Affair with her boyfriend Tiësto.
Husband/Spouse NameTijs Michiel Verwest.
Highest QualificationHigh School Graduate.
SchoolLocal High School Dalton.
Alma Mater.None.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Leonardo DiCaprio.
Actress: Natalie Portman.
Dream Holiday DestinationGreece.
Favorite ColorRed.
Love to doMusic and Travel.
Favorite FoodItalian Cuisine.
Net worth (approx.)$500K US dollars (As of 2019).
Salary, Income & Earnings--


Some Lesser Known Facts about Annika Backes

Annika Backes age, height, and weight

  • Tiësto’s Wife, Annika Backes was born on the 7th of September 1996 (age 23 years old, as of 2019) in Denver, Colorado, United States.
  • The model keeps her personal life away from the limelight and never mentioned anything about her father and mother on the internet.
  • She has a sibling i.e. a sister named Berit Backes.
  • Annika currently represented by Elite Model Management.
  • As a fashion model, she worked with various big brands and walked the ramp on many fashion events such as the New York City Fashion Week.
  • On Instagram, the celebrity spouse has a decent fan-following on the platform with 114+ k followers.
  • She regularly updates her fan by posting about her daily lifestyle, friends & family pictures, some glimpses of her vacation trips, professional photoshoots, and much more.
  • Backes even featured on the covers of magazines such as Luxuriant and Inlove.

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  • According to Wikipedia, she first discovered by a talent agent in the local mall.
  • During an interview, the model cited that her favorite designer is Alexander Wang.
  • Social Media Personality, Annika Backes’ is having a height of 180 cm tall or 5 Feet 11 Inches.
  • The sexy Annika blessed with a high metabolism and maintains her body weight which is around 55 kilograms (121 pounds) with a healthy diet.
  • She possesses a slim and beautiful figure with estimated body measurements of 36-25-36. Her hair color is blonde and has beautiful hazel colored eyes.



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