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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
    Up 2065
    Down 1051
    Downtempo, Vocal trance, Electro house More
    99
  3. 3
    Up 1632
    Down 790
    Dubstep, Euro-trance, Tech house More
    95
  4. 4
    Up 1615
    Down 645
    Electro house, Alternative dance, House music More
    94
  5. 5
    Up 1453
    Down 894
    Minimal techno, New Wave, Electro house More
    91
  6. 6
    Up 1163
    Down 574
    Electronic music, House music, French house More
    88
  7. 7
    Up 1380
    Down 830
    Dubstep, Piano, Emo More
    87
  8. 8
    Up 1620
    Down 1096
    Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop More
    85
  9. 9
    Up 1036
    Down 569
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Tech house More
    84
  10. 10
    Up 801
    Down 439
    Progressive music, Synthpop, New Wave More
    83
  11. 11
    Up 651
    Down 590

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Paul van Dyk

    Pop music, House music, Electronic dance music More
    78
  12. 12
    Up 773
    Down 512
    Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house More
    74
  13. 13
    Up 460
    Down 158
    73
  14. 14
    Up 694
    Down 533

    controversial
    Benny Benassi

    Dubstep, Electro, Electro house More
    71
  15. 15
    Up 497
    Down 408
    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
    Up 381
    Down 471

    controversial
    Carl Cox

    Acid house, Tech house, House music More
    66
  19. 19
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    Down 499

    controversial
    ATB

    Balearic beat, Electronic dance music, Drum and bass More
    65
  20. 20
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    Down 357

    ranked low on reranks
    Sebastian Ingrosso

    House music, Progressive house music More
    63
  21. 21
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    Down 359

    controversial
    Paul Oakenfold

    Acid house, Balearic beat, Electronic music More
    61
  22. 22
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    Down 314
    Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music More
    60
  23. 23
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    Down 318
    Tech house, Electro house, House music More
    60
  24. 24
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    controversial
    Dash Berlin

    Trance music More
    60
  25. 25
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    60
  26. 26
    Up 327
    Down 354

    controversial
    Fedde Le Grand

    Acid house, Tech house, Electronic music More
    59
  27. 27
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    Alesso

    59
  28. 28
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    controversial
    Justice

    Dance-punk, Rock music, Indietronica More
    59
  29. 29
    Up 314
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    controversial
    Pendulum

    Darkcore, Rock music, Electronic music More
    59
  30. 30
    Up 296
    Down 324
    Electro, House music, Trance music More
    59
  31. 31
    Up 345
    Down 41

    ranked low on reranks
    Peer Van Mladen

    Tech house, Electronic dance music, Electronica More
    58
    added by: predrag
  32. 32
    Up 292
    Down 295
    Rave music, Electronic music, Electronic dance music More
    58
  33. 33
    Up 268
    Down 249
    Synthpop, Dubstep, Drum and bass More
    57
  34. 34
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    Down 182

    Nicky Romero

    57
  35. 35
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    Synthpunk, Alternative hip hop, Electronic dance music More
    57
  36. 36
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    55
  37. 37
    Up 273
    Down 356

    controversial
    Diplo

    Hip hop music, Dubstep, Dancehall More
    54
  38. 38
    Up 247
    Down 286

    controversial
    Eric Prydz

    Tech house, Electro house, House music More
    54
  39. 39
    Up 242
    Down 261
    Electro house, House music, Electronic dance music More
    54
  40. 40
    Up 208
    Down 309

    controversial
    Infected Mushroom

    Industrial rock, Electronic music, Electro house More
    54
  41. 41
    Up 201
    Down 286
    Trance music, Progressive house music More
    53
  42. 42
    Up 141
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    Trance music, Progressive house music, Tech trance More
    53
    added by: devil_95_xp
  43. 43
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    controversial
    DJ Shadow

    Hip hop music, Trip hop, Electronic music More
    53
  44. 44
    Up 175
    Down 239
    Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music More
    53
  45. 45
    Up 261
    Down 222

    ranked low on reranks
    DJ Bl3nd

    52
    added by: biba.baba.buba
  46. 46
    Up 237
    Down 262
    Ragga, Electronic music, Electro house More
    52
  47. 47
    Up 59
    Down 49
    Dubstep, Drum and bass, House music More
    52
  48. 48
    Up 226
    Down 282

    controversial
    Bassnectar

    Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electronic dance music More
    51
  49. 49
    Up 140
    Down 162
    Electronic music, Hard trance, Trance music More
    51
  50. 50
    Up 29
    Down 55

    controversial
    L-babix

    51
    added by: tommas
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