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The Best DJs in the World

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This is a list of the top DJs in the world right now. So, who are the best DJs of all time? It’s a crowdranked list, which means everyone gets to determine the ranking of the best DJs in the world. Who are the best DJs in the wordl? There are a lot of great house, trance, drum and bass, dubstep, and techno DJs in the world, but it is up to you to help determine the best DJ in today’s scene. A lot of people have different preferences for DJs, so make sure your voice is heard! It just begs the question, who are the greatest DJs? If you don’t see your favorite DJ as one of the top 10 DJs on this list, than make sure to start your own contributing list. This list doesn't include electronic bands like The Chemical Brothers or Prodigy who also perform from DJ sets.

List Criteria: Based on their DJ sets only.

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  1. 1
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    the people's #1 &most listed
    Armin van Buuren

    Vocal trance, Electro house, Neo-trance More
    100
  2. 2
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    Downtempo, Vocal trance, Electro house More
    99
  3. 3
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    ranked low on reranks
    Swedish House Mafia

    Dubstep, Euro-trance, Tech house More
    95
  4. 4
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    Down 645

    ranked low on reranks
    Avicii

    Electro house, Alternative dance, House music More
    94
  5. 5
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Joel Thomas Zimmerman

    Minimal techno, New Wave, Electro house More
    91
  6. 6
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    Electronic music, House music, French house More
    88
  7. 7
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    often listed
    Skrillex

    Dubstep, Piano, Emo More
    87
  8. 8
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    David Guetta

    Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop More
    85
  9. 9
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    ranked low on reranks
    Afrojack

    Hip hop music, Pop music, Tech house More
    84
  10. 10
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    Progressive music, Synthpop, New Wave More
    83
  11. 11
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Paul van Dyk

    Pop music, House music, Electronic dance music More
    78
  12. 12
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    Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house More
    74
  13. 13
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    73
  14. 14
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    controversial
    Benny Benassi

    Dubstep, Electro, Electro house More
    71
  15. 15
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    Acid house, Deep house, Electro house More
    69
  16. 16
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    controversial
    Kaskade

    Dubstep, Lounge music, Deep house More
    68
  17. 17
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    controversial
    Above & Beyond

    Vocal trance, Electronic music, Uplifting trance More
    67
  18. 18
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Carl Cox

    Acid house, Tech house, House music More
    66
  19. 19
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    ATB

    Balearic beat, Electronic dance music, Drum and bass More
    65
  20. 20
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    ranked low on reranks
    Sebastian Ingrosso

    House music, Progressive house music More
    63
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    often listed &controversial
    Paul Oakenfold

    Acid house, Balearic beat, Electronic music More
    61
  22. 22
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    ranked low on reranks
    Steve Angello

    Tech house, Electro house, House music More
    60
  23. 23
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    ranked high on reranks
    The Chemical Brothers

    Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music More
    60
  24. 24
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    ranked high on reranks
    Dash Berlin

    Trance music More
    60
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    60
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    ranked low on reranks
    Alesso

    59
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    controversial
    Fedde Le Grand

    Acid house, Tech house, Electronic music More
    59
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    often listed &controversial
    Justice

    Dance-punk, Rock music, Indietronica More
    59
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Pendulum

    Darkcore, Rock music, Electronic music More
    59
  30. 30
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Ferry Corsten

    Electro, House music, Trance music More
    59
  31. 31
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    ranked low on reranks
    Peer Van Mladen

    Tech house, Electronic dance music, Electronica More
    58
    added by: predrag
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    ranked high on reranks
    Fatboy Slim

    Rave music, Electronic music, Electronic dance music More
    58
  33. 33
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    ranked low on reranks
    Nero

    Synthpop, Dubstep, Drum and bass More
    57
  34. 34
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    Synthpunk, Alternative hip hop, Electronic dance music More
    57
  35. 35
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    Nicky Romero

    57
  36. 36
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    55
  37. 37
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    controversial
    Eric Prydz

    Tech house, Electro house, House music More
    54
  38. 38
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    often listed &controversial
    Diplo

    Hip hop music, Dubstep, Dancehall More
    54
  39. 39
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    ranked low on reranks
    Sander van Doorn

    Electro house, House music, Electronic dance music More
    54
  40. 40
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    often listed &controversial
    Infected Mushroom

    Industrial rock, Electronic music, Electro house More
    54
  41. 41
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    ranked high on reranks
    Markus Schulz

    Trance music, Progressive house music More
    53
  42. 42
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    Trance music, Progressive house music, Tech trance More
    53
    added by: devil_95_xp
  43. 43
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    DJ Shadow

    Hip hop music, Trip hop, Electronic music More
    53
  44. 44
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Moby

    Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music More
    53
  45. 45
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    ranked low on reranks
    DJ Bl3nd

    52
    added by: biba.baba.buba
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    ranked low on reranks
    Bob Sinclar

    Ragga, Electronic music, Electro house More
    52
  47. 47
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    Dubstep, Drum and bass, House music More
    52
  48. 48
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    often listed &controversial
    Bassnectar

    Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electronic dance music More
    51
  49. 49
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    Electronic music, Hard trance, Trance music More
    51
  50. 50
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    ranked high on reranks &controversial
    L-babix

    50
    added by: tommas
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