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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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904 248
Excision is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Excision Dubstep, Electro house, Drum and bass

2
1,781 645
Skrillex is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Skrillex Dubstep, Piano, Emo

3
956 295
Knife Party is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Knife Party Dubstep, Electro house, House music

4
770 370
Flux Pavilion is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Flux Pavilion Dubstep, Electronic music, Electronic dance music

5
677 271
Datsik is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Datsik Dubstep, Electro house, House music

6
724 122
Zomboy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Zomboy Dubstep, Electro house, Drum and bass

7
542 250
Bassnectar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Bassnectar Hip hop music, Electro hop, Electronic dance music

8
470 210
Zeds Dead is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Zeds Dead Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

9
271 211
Rusko is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Rusko Dubstep, Dub, Skweee

10
417 200
Borgore is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Borgore Trap, Dubstep, Hip Hop

11
366 150
Nero is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Nero Dubstep, Synthpop, Electronic music

12
215 50
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Noah.Valencia added Eptic Dubstep

13
201 37
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titus-seaborn added Spag Heddy hes the master ;)

14
158 29
Kill the Noise is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
darren-bell added Kill the Noise

The Best UKF Dubstep Videos/Songs on YouTube

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179 159
Skream is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Skream Hardstyle, Dubstep, Disco

16
203 82
12th Planet is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
12th Planet Dubstep, Oldschool jungle, Electro

17
241 117
Modestep is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Modestep Dubstep, Rock music, Rave music

18
225 108
Adventure Club is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Adventure Club Dubstep

19
241 76
Doctor P is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Doctor P Dubstep, Moombahton, Glitch

20
158 197
Mt Eden is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists

21
181 119
Noisia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Noisia Dubstep, Techstep, Neurofunk

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177 202
Porter Robinson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Porter Robinson Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

23
117 182
Benga is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Benga Dubstep, UK Garage

24
156 152
The Glitch Mob is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
The Glitch Mob Dubstep, Synthpop, Industrial music

25
186 109
Cookie Monsta is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists

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132 27
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Noah.Valencia added Skism

27
276 154
Krewella is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Krewella Dubstep, Synthpop, Electro house

28
128 146
Dodge and Fuski is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dodge and Fuski

The Youngest EDM Artists

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250 256
Swedish House Mafia is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Swedish House Mafia Dubstep, Euro-trance, Tech house

30
188 152
Pendulum is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Pendulum Darkcore, Rock music, Electronic music

31
186 41
Barely Alive is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
MarkAllynVeiermann added Barely Alive

32
110 68
Funtcase is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
hmelectronicindustrial added Funtcase Dubstep, Drum and bass

33
82 44
Tristam is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
XxSandPharohxX added Tristam

34
104 74
Zomby is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Zomby Dubstep, UK Garage, Grime

35
205 108
Zedd is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Zedd Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

The Top 500 Musical Groups/Artists of All Time

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77 70
Caspa is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Caspa Dubstep

37
74 68
Liquid Stranger is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Liquid Stranger Dubstep, Electronic music, House music

38
44 15
Eh!de is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Fernandö Suarez added Eh!de EH!DE Es Sin Duda El Segundo Mejor DJ De Dubstep De España

39
64 126
Digital Mystikz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Digital Mystikz Dubstep, Electronic music

40
44 111
Kode9 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Kode9 Dubstep, Electronic music, Grime

41
126 62
Dillon Francis is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists

42
79 71
Gemini is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Gemini Pop music

The Best YouTube Cover Artists

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51 30
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darren-bell added Xilent Dubstep, Electronic music, Drum and bass

44
116 69
Dirtyphonics is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Dirtyphonics Dubstep, Electro, Electronic music

45
33 27
Savant is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Erne Rodríguez added Savant

46
117 80
Foreign Beggars is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Foreign Beggars Hip hop music, Dubstep, Grime

47
83 82
Sub Focus is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Sub Focus Dubstep, Electro, House music

48
87 96
Chase & Status is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Chase & Status Hip hop music, Dubstep, Oldschool jungle

49
74 106
Burial is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Burial Dubstep, UK Garage, Future garage

50
68 87
Emalkay is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Dubstep Artists
Emalkay Dubstep, Drum and bass