Intense is the fifth studio album by Dutch DJ and record producer Armin van Buuren. It was released on 3 May 2013 by Armada Music.The first song announced to be on the album is “Waiting for the Night”, featuring the singer Fiora, which was released on 21 January 2013 as the theme song to the Dutch film Loving Ibiza (Verliefd op Ibiza).The second song announced to be on the album is “Forever is Ours”, featuring the singer Emma Hewitt.The third song and first official single to be released is “This Is What It Feels Like”, featuring the Canadian singer and songwriter Trevor Guthrie, was released on 5 April 2013. The accompanying music video, featuring Ron Jeremy, was released on 17 March 2013.The album was first released exclusively on Spotify on 29 April 2013, followed by its official release on digital and physical media on 3 May 2013.
An extended version of the album, called Intense (The More Intense Edition), was released on 12 November 2013. This album contains remixes from musicians such as John Ewbank, Andrew Rayel, W&W;, Cosmic Gate, Tritonal, Ummet Ozcan and Ørjan Nilsen, along with radio edits, music videos, and two new songs from Armin van Buuren: “Save My Night” and “Don’t Want to Fight Love Away” featuring Cindy Alma.
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