bands/musicians The Best Dubstep DJs  

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List Rules Only Dubstep artists should be on here, no other genres or styles of EDM

Though it originated in London during the late 1990s, dubstep has become one of the biggest subgenres of dance music. Taking elements of genres like reggae, dub, grime, drum and bass, 2-step garage and breakstep, dubstep became wildly popular at the end of the 2000s and has come to incorporate heavy metal and electro house. Dubstep artists generally build up a song before a huge bass drop that usually sends fans into a frenzy. Good dubstep music has appealed to fans across ages and demographics, all of whom unite behind their favorite dubstep artists and the best dubstep DJs are among the most popular musicians in the world today.

So, who are the best dubstep artists? Any list of dubstep DJs has to include famous names like Skrillex, Bassnectar, Datsik, Knife Party, Zeds Dead, 12th Planet, Flux Pavilion, and female dubstep artists like Katy B. These are some of the biggest names in dubstep music and with good reason. Whenever you tell a fan of dubstep music that you're going to see one of these dubstep artists, then you're likely to get a positive reaction, especially if they play hardcore dubstep songs. The best dubstep music has the rare ability to resonate with millions of dance music fans.

That said, it's up to you to determine what are the best dubstep artists. If you notice that a dubstep DJ is missing from this list feel free to add them.This list answers the questions "who are the best dubstep bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest dubstep musician ever?" If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular dubstep bands that you might've heard of.

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Skrillex is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Skrillex Dubstep, Piano, Emo

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Excision is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Excision Dubstep, Electro house, Drum and bass

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Zomboy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Zomboy Dubstep, Electro house, Drum and bass

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Knife Party is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Knife Party Dubstep, Electro house, House music - Dubstep,remix,electronik

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Flux Pavilion is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Flux Pavilion Dubstep, Electronic music, Electronic dance music

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Datsik is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Datsik Dubstep, Electro house, House music

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Doctor P is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Doctor P Dubstep, Moombahton, Glitch

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Bassnectar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Bassnectar Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electronic dance music

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Krewella is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Krewella Dubstep, Synthpop, Electro house

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Nero is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Nero Dubstep, Synthpop, Electronic music

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Modestep is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Modestep Dubstep, Rock music, Rave music

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Zeds Dead is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Zeds Dead Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

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Adventure Club is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Adventure Club Dubstep

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Borgore is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Borgore Trap, Dubstep, Hip Hop

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12th Planet is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
12th Planet Dubstep, Oldschool jungle, Electro

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Rusko is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Rusko Dubstep, Dub, Skweee

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Tristam is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Tristam Dubstep, Glitch Hop

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Pegboard Nerds is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Joel Thomas Zimmerman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Joel Thomas Zimmerman Minimal techno, New Wave, Electro house

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Skream is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Skream Hardstyle, Dubstep, Disco

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Virtual Riot is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Dirtyphonics is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Dirtyphonics Dubstep, Electro, Electronic music

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Porter Robinson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Porter Robinson Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

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Barely Alive is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Sub Focus is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Sub Focus Dubstep, Electro, House music

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Infected Mushroom is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Infected Mushroom Industrial rock, Electronic music, Electro house

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Foreign Beggars is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Foreign Beggars Hip hop music, Dubstep, Grime

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Savant is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Spag Heddy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Eptic is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Caspa is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Caspa Dubstep

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DJ Snake is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Kill the Noise is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Benga is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Benga Dubstep, UK Garage

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Chase & Status is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Chase & Status Hip hop music, Dubstep, Oldschool jungle

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Emalkay is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Emalkay Dubstep, Drum and bass

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Trolley Snatcha is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Xilent is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Xilent Dubstep, Electronic music, Drum and bass

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Example is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Example Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop

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Magnetic Man is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Magnetic Man Dubstep, Electronic music, Drum and bass

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Martin Garrix is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Martin Garrix Electro house, Progressive house, Microhouse

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Snails is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Black Sun Empire is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Black Sun Empire Dubstep, Oldschool jungle, Techstep

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Don Diablo is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Don Diablo Hip hop music, Dubstep, Disco

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Camo & Krooked is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Dubloadz is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Skism is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Noisestorm is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs

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Digital Mystikz is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Digital Mystikz Dubstep, Electronic music

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Burial is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Dubstep DJs
Burial Dubstep, UK Garage, Future garage