Robbert van de Corput (born 7 January 1988), better known by his stage name Hardwell, is a Dutch progressive and electro house DJ and music producer. He is currently the world's #1 DJ based on DJ Magazine's annual Top 100 DJs poll.

Robbert van de Corput was born on 7 January 1988 in Breda, Netherlands, where he also grew up. He started playing the piano when he was four years old. When he was 13, he signed his first major record label and by the age of 14, he had begun DJing at reputable clubs across the Netherlands. He often cited DJ and fellow Breda native Tiësto as his biggest inspiration and mentor.