The Best EDM Artists Bands/Musicians

The Best EDM Artists

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Electronic dance music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. These EDM artists play dance music that gets the crowd going and can elevate the experience in any nightclub where they perform. Electronic music is typically played by DJs in clubs and has roots back to the late 60s in Europe and NY. This EDM artists list includes musicians who all fall under the umbrella of dance music, electronic (or electro) and club music. Most fans have strong opinions as to who the best EDM music artists are, so here is your chance to state your preference!

This list of electronic dance bands includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Electronic dance music 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 the dance music bands on this this list got started. 

The list should include most of the popular EDM bands, so if there are any missing, please add them yourself. So, just who are the best electronic dance artists of all time?" Who is the greatest electronic music DJ 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 electronic dance music bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote. Re-rank this bad boy then share it with your best friends to see what you guys think really belongs at the top. 
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    Electronic music, House music, French house More
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    Krewella

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    Peer Van Mladen

    Tech house, Electronic dance music, Electronica More
    added by: predrag
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    Progressive music, Synthpop, New Wave More
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    Minimal techno, New Wave, Electro house More
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    Electro house, Alternative dance, House music More
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    Dubstep, Drum and bass, House music More
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    Dubstep, Euro-trance, Tech house More
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    Vocal trance, Electro house, Neo-trance More
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    Madeon

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    Dance-punk, Rock music, Indietronica More
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    Downtempo, Vocal trance, Electro house More
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    Krautrock, Synthpop, Electronic music More
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    Hip hop music, Dubstep, Trip hop More
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    Dubstep, Lounge music, Deep house More
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    Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electronic dance music More
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    Pop music, House music, Electronic dance music More
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    House music, Progressive house music More
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    Tech house, Dance-pop, Electronic dance music More
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    Hip hop music, Dubstep, Dancehall More
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    Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music More
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    Acid techno, Acid house, Minimal techno More
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    Rave music, Electronic music, Electronic dance music More
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    Acid house, Tech house, House music More
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    Acid house, Balearic beat, Electronic music More
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    Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house More
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    Flux Pavillion

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    Synthpop, Dubstep, Drum and bass More
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    Progressive house music More
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    Indie pop, Synthpop, New Wave More
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    Hip hop music, Tech house, Electronic music More
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    Hip hop music, Trap, Dubstep More
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    Tech house, Electro house, House music More
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    House music, Electronic dance music, Breakbeat More
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    Synthpop, Pop music, Trip hop More
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    Hip hop music, Electro, House music More
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    EDMPingu

    house,dubstep,chill out,techno,computer music,EDM More
    added by: instinctivevids
    Electronica, dubstep, drum and bass, house, techno, dub, computer music
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    Electro house, House music, Electronic dance music More
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    Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house More
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    Acid house, House music, Electronic dance music More
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    Dubstep, Future soul, Blue-eyed soul More
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    Synthpunk, Alternative hip hop, Electronic dance music More
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    Pop music, Electronic dance music, Alternative rock More
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    Dark ambient, Synthpop, Trip hop More
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    Hip hop music, Downtempo, Lounge music More
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    D:Fuse

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    Pop music, House music, Contemporary R&B More
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    Planet Soul

    Electro house, House music, Progressive house music More
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    Baauer

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