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bands/musicians The Best Big Beat DJs

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Big beat artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good big beat bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top big beat DJs in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Big beat groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all big beat bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest big beat DJs of all time, since the most famous big beat artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best big beat music.

You can click on the big beat band names to see more information about that particular notable big beat group. If they're near the top of the best big beat artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top big beat bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the big beat DJs' names themselves.

This list below has a variety of artists, like Bassnectar and Fatboy Slim, in it. Did you make sure to upvote on this list as you scroll through it? Thumbs down the artists you don't think should be on this list. Not a fan of Paul Oakenfold or Panic! at the Disco? Them thumbs them down.

All important, significant and iconic names in big beat music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new big beat bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of big beat, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into big beat music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good big beat bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent big beat bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best big beat DJs of all time?" and "who is the greatest big beat groups 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 big beat bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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The Prodigy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
The Prodigy Synthpunk, Alternative hip hop, Electronic dance music

The Best Electronica Artists The Best Electro Bands/Artists

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The Chemical Brothers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
The Chemical Brothers Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music

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Fatboy Slim is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Fatboy Slim Rave music, Electronic music, Electronic dance music

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The Crystal Method is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
The Crystal Method Electronic music, Alternative dance, Electronic dance music

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Propellerheads is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Propellerheads Trip hop, Electronic music, Breakbeat

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Groove Armada is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Groove Armada Downtempo, Synthpop, Trip hop

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Basement Jaxx is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Basement Jaxx Deep house, Tech house, Electronic music

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Mint Royale is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Mint Royale Electronic music, Big beat

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Overseer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Overseer Electronic music, Electronica, Big beat

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Underworld is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs

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Hybrid is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Hybrid Electronic music, Electronic dance music, Symphonic techno

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Amon Tobin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Amon Tobin Nu jazz, Dubstep, Trip hop

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Armand Van Helden is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Armand Van Helden Hip hop music, Electro, House music

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Überzone is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs

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Apollo 440 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Apollo 440 Rock music, Electronic music, Synth rock

The Best House Music DJs The Best Intelligent Dance Music DJs/Artists

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Bentley Rhythm Ace is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Bentley Rhythm Ace Electronic music, House music, Electronic dance music

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Keith Flint is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Keith Flint Synthpunk, Electronic music, Industrial rock

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Lunatic Calm is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Lunatic Calm Electronic music, Big beat

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Liam Howlett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Liam Howlett Dance-punk, Rave music, Dance-rock

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Cirrus is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Cirrus Electronic music, Breakbeat, Big beat

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Death in Vegas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Death in Vegas Electronic music, Electronic dance music, Industrial music

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BT is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
BT Soundtrack, Rock music, Electronic music

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FC Kahuna is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
FC Kahuna Acid house, Electronic music, House music

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Maxim is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Maxim Electronic music, Alternative rock, Big beat

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Justin Robertson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Justin Robertson Dancehall, Trip hop, Electronic music

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Big Bang is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Big Bang Synthpop, Electronic music, Alternative dance

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Ugress is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Ugress Downtempo, Trip hop, Electro

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Hideki Naganuma is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Hideki Naganuma Hip hop music, Electronic music, J-pop

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Jaffa Phonix is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Jaffa Phonix Hip Hop, Big beat, Techno

The Best Rave Music Artists The Best Techno Artists

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Postino is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Postino Nu jazz, Synthpop, Lounge music

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Solemn Camel Crew is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Solemn Camel Crew Electro, Electronic music, Bitpop

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Șuie Paparude is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Șuie Paparude Electro, Breakbeat, Alternative rock

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2 Bit Pie is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
2 Bit Pie Electronic music, House music, Electronic dance music

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Theo Keating is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Theo Keating Hip hop music, Electro, House music

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DreDDup is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
DreDDup Rock music, Industrial rock, Industrial music

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Ethnician is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Ethnician World music, Drum and bass, Dub

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Cuba is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs

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Mental escape is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Mental escape Electro-industrial, Electronic body music, Trip hop

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Xploding Plastix is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Xploding Plastix Electro, Acid jazz, Jazz

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Nobuyoshi Sano is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs

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Thys Nywerheid is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Thys Nywerheid Alternative rock, Big beat

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Bassnectar is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Bassnectar Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electronic dance music

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Panic! at the Disco is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Panic! at the Disco Pop punk, Rock music, Emo

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Pepe Deluxé is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Pepe Deluxé Hip hop music, Electronic music, Breakbeat

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Kurtis Mantronik is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Big Beat DJs
Kurtis Mantronik Hip hop music, Electro, House music