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The Best EDM Artists

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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    Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

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    Electro house, Alternative dance, House music

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    Dubstep, Euro-trance, Tech house

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    Progressive music, Synthpop, New Wave

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    Electronic music, House music, French house

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    Minimal techno, New Wave, Electro house

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    Downtempo, Vocal trance, Electro house

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    Dubstep, Piano, Emo

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    Dubstep, Electro house, House music

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    Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

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    Krewella

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    Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

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    Vocal trance, Electro house, Neo-trance

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    Hip hop music, Dubstep, Dancehall

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    Hip hop music, Pop music, Tech house

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    Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

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    Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electronic dance music

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    Dubstep, Lounge music, Deep house

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    Flux Pavillion

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    Dubstep, Synthpop, Electronic music

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    Dubstep, Electro, Electro house

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    new! & added by rummy1good Electro house, Progressive house, Microhouse

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    House music, Progressive house music

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    Madeon

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    Tech house, Electro house, House music

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    Rave music, Electronic music, Electronic dance music

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    Tech house, Electro house, House music

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    Electro house, House music, Electronic dance music

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    Hip hop music, Trap, Dubstep

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    Electronic dance music

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    Indie pop, Synthpop, New Wave

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    Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music

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    Electro house, Progressive house music

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    Hip hop music, Dubstep, Trip hop

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    Pop music, House music, Electronic dance music

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    Tech house, Dance-pop, Electronic dance music

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    Synthpunk, Alternative hip hop, Electronic dance music

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    Dance-punk, Rock music, Indietronica

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    new! & added by WoutervanderHorst

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    added by predrag Peer Van Mladen Tech house, Electronic dance music, Electronica

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    Acid house, Balearic beat, Electronic music

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    new! & added by WoutervanderHorst

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    added by AARGH

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    Deep house, Tech house, Electronic music

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    Italo disco, Electro, Electronic music

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    Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music

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    Krautrock, Synthpop, Electronic music

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    Baauer

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    Hip hop music, Electro, House music

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