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The Best EDM Artists Of 2020

Updated September 17, 2021 4.6k votes 461 voters 9.9k views65 items

List RulesVote up the EDM artists who are killing it in 2020

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Here are the best EDM artists of 2020. Featuring the hottest DJs in the world right now, these EDM producers are responsible for the top EDM songs of 2020. Many of the EDM artists on this list, like Calvin Harris and Flume, are headlining the best EDM festivals in the US and beyond in 2020, while others, like Porter Robinson and Krewella, have new electronic music albums coming out in 2020. Naturally, a number of these artists featured on the DJ Mag Top 100 DJs of 2019 list, and you can expect to see many of them on the 2020 poll as well. 

Which EDM producers are among your personal top 10 DJs? Who do you think is the best DJ in the world in 2020?

Vote up the best EDM artists of 2020 below, and be sure to add any that you think we may have missed.

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    Nicholas D. Miller (December 26, 1990), known professionally as Illenium, is an American musician, DJ, and record producer. He has released three studio albums with his most recent, Ascend, being...  more
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    Martijn Gerard Garritsen (May 14, 1996), professionally known as Martin Garrix, is a Dutch DJ and record producer from Amstelveen. His most known singles are "Animals," "In the Name of Love," and...  more
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    Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll (born 11 September 1991), better known by his stage name Kygo, is a Norwegian DJ, songwriter and record producer. He garnered international attention with his December 2013 remix...  more
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    Alan Olav Walker (born August 24, 1997), formerly known as DJ Walkzz, is a Norwegian record producer and DJ. He is best known for the 2015 single "Faded", which received platinum certifications in...  more
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    Porter Weston Robinson (born July 15, 1992) is an American DJ, Grammy-nominated record producer and musician from Chapel Hill, North Carolina. His debut full-length studio album, Worlds, was released...  more
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    Anton Zaslavski (September 2, 1989), better known by his stage name Zedd, is a Russian-German record producer, DJ, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter. He primarily produces and performs electro...  more
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    Joel Thomas Zimmerman (born January 5, 1981), known professionally as Deadmau5 (stylized as deadmau5; pronounced "dead mouse"), is a Canadian electronic music producer, DJ, and musician. Zimmerman...  more
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    Adam Richard Wiles (born 17 January 1984), known professionally as Calvin Harris, is a Scottish DJ, record producer, singer, and songwriter. He is known for his singles "We Found Love", "This Is What...  more
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    Niles Hollowell-Dhar (born 6 October 1988), better known by his stage name Kshmr, is an American DJ, record producer, and musician from Berkeley, California. He was ranked at 23rd on DJ Mag's 2015...  more
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    Christopher Comstock (born May 19, 1992), known professionally as Marshmello, is an American electronic music producer and DJ. He first gained international recognition by releasing remixes of songs...  more
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    Sonny John Moore (born January 15, 1988), known professionally as Skrillex, is an American record producer, DJ, musician, singer and songwriter. He released the "Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites" EP...  more
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    Thomas Wesley Pentz (November 10, 1978), known professionally as Diplo, is an American DJ, songwriter, and record producer based in Los Angeles, California. He is the co-creator and lead member of...  more
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    Galantis is a Swedish electronic dance music production, songwriting and DJ duo consisting of Christian Karlsson and Linus Eklöw. The duo signed to Atlantic Records' dance imprint Big Beat Records in...  more
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    Harley Edward Streten, better known by his stage name Flume, is an Australian electronic music instrumentalist, producer and DJ. His debut self-titled album was released on 9 November 2012, which...  more
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    William Sami Etienne Grigahcine (born 13 June 1986), known professionally as DJ Snake, is a French DJ and record producer from Paris. DJ Snake debuted into the international scene with singles "Bird...  more
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    Fadil El Ghoul (born 2 April 1986), better known by his stage name R3hab, is a Dutch DJ and record producer of Moroccan origin. Till date, R3hab has produced two full studio albums, Trouble and The...  more
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    Tijs Michiel Verwest OON (January 17, 1969), better known by his stage name Tiësto, is a Dutch DJ and record producer from Breda. He was named "the Greatest DJ of All Time" by Mix magazine in a poll...  more
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    Isabelle Rezazadeh (born March 28, 1995; Ukraine), known by her stage name Rezz, is a Canadian DJ and record producer from Niagara Falls, Ontario. Rezazadeh began DJing at the age of 16, playing...  more
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    Don Pepijn Schipper (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈdɔn pɛˈpɛin ˈsxɪpər]; born 27 February 1980), better known by his stage name Don Diablo, is a Dutch DJ, record producer, musician and songwriter of...  more
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    Alexandra Sholler (born 27 September 1986), who performs as Alison Wonderland, is an Australian electronic dance music producer, DJ, and singer. Her debut album, Run, was released on 20 March 2015,...  more
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    Major Lazer is an electronic music project created by American DJ and record producer Diplo initially collaborating with English DJ/producer Switch. The two parted ways in late 2011. Diplo has since...  more
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    Sam Vogel (born September 2, 1993), better known by his stage name Jauz, is an American DJ and electronic dance music producer based in San Francisco, United States. He is also the founder and CEO of...  more
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    Steven Hiroyuki Aoki (born November 30, 1977) is an American musician, DJ, record producer and music executive. In 2012, Pollstar designated Aoki as the highest grossing dance artist in North America...  more
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    Hugo Pierre Leclercq (born 30 May 1994), better known by his stage name Madeon, is a French DJ, record producer, singer, songwriter and musician from Nantes, France. He initially came to widespread...  more
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    Krewella is an American electronic dance music duo from Chicago, Illinois, that formed in 2007. The duo consists of sisters Jahan Yousaf and Yasmine Yousaf. Originally a trio, their third member and...  more
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