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The Best Dubstep Artists  

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List Rules Only include Dubstep musicians and DJs

Who are the best dubstep artists of all time? This list includes more than a few pioneers of the dubstep genre of music. The artists on this list have proven themselves, with sick beats and a truly unique style that sets them apart. Vote for the artists you think are the best and vote down any dubstep artists that you don't like. You can also rerank this dubstep artists list your way and put all of the good artists on top. 

The top dubstep DJs have managed to conquer this unique genre of electronic dance music. Many started out in clubs in England, where dubstep first began to surface over a decade ago. In the years since, the popularity of dubstep bands and artists has grown tremendously.

Today, dubstep is one of the most popular music genres around. New, brilliant dubstep artists emerge seemingly every day. Some are included among the best DJs in the world, including Skrillex and Nero (among others). Their dubstep and techno or jumpstyle songs are instantly recognizable and certainly worth checking out.

If you know of a particularly talented new dubstep artist who isn't listed here, add them, please. All of us who love dubstep are looking for new beats.

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Excision is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Electro house, Drum and bass
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Skrillex is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Piano, Emo
3
Flux Pavilion is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Electronic music, Electronic dance music
4
Datsik is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Electro house, House music
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Zomboy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Electro house, Drum and bass
6
Knife Party is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Electro house, House music
7
Bassnectar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electronic dance music
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Zeds Dead is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house
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Noah.Valencia added Dubstep
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titus-seaborn added
hes the master ;)
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Barely Alive is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
MarkAllynVeiermann added
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Kill the Noise is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
darren-bell added
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Rusko is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Dub, Skweee
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Nero is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Synthpop, Electronic music
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Borgore is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Trap, Dubstep, Hip Hop
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Noah.Valencia added
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12th Planet is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Oldschool jungle, Electro
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Skream is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Hardstyle, Dubstep, Disco
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Modestep is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Rock music, Rave music
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Virtual Riot is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Matt Ramnarine added
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Adventure Club is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep
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Cookie Monsta is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
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Doctor P is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Moombahton, Glitch
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The Glitch Mob is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Synthpop, Industrial music
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Noisia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dubstep, Techstep, Neurofunk