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The Best DJ Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Updated November 14, 2019 541 votes 51 voters 2.8k views35 items

List RulesVote up the best EDM groups who are active in 2019.

While it's fun to listen to old favorites, every year introduces music fans to incredible new bands and artists. The best DJ groups of 2019 include techno legends, mix masters, and even a few old-school favorites like The Chemical Brothers and Orbital.

When it comes to ranking hottest DJ and EDM groups right now, the live show is more important than ever. Perhaps more than any other genre of music, DJ and EDM shows act as a way to connect with fans beyond the streaming services. That said, electronic music can take on many shapes. Some of the best new DJ bands incorporate analog sounds into their tracks while others work exclusively on digital platforms.

Some of the best new DJ bands are poised for a break-out year by heading out on buzzworthy tours and releasing highly anticipated new albums. Which DJ group do you think is the best? 

Vote your favorite DJ acts up to the top of this list and be sure to add any groups we may have missed.

  • The Chainsmokers1

    AlbumsMemories...Do Not Open, Sick Boy, World War Joy

    The Chainsmokers are an American DJ and production duo consisting of Alexander "Alex" Pall and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Swedish House Mafia2

    Swedish House Mafia

    Progressive House, Electro House

    AlbumsSave the World, Until Now, One Last Tour: A Live Soundtrack, Until One, Leave the World Behind

    Swedish House Mafia is a Swedish house music supergroup consisting of Axwell, Steve Angello... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Major Lazer3

    Major Lazer

    Hip hop music, Trap

    AlbumsFree the Universe, Get Free, Pon de Floor, Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do, Apocalypse Soon

    Major Lazer is an electronic music project created by American DJ and record producer Diplo... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Seeb4


    EDM, Tropical house
    Seeb (sometimes stylized as SEEB or SeeB) is a Norwegian EDM record production duo made up of... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Knife Party5

    Knife Party

    Dubstep, Electro House

    AlbumsHaunted House, Rage Valley, 100% No Modern Talking, Antidote, Internet Friends (Revolvr Bootleg)

    Knife Party is an Australian electronic dance music duo. They formed from two members of the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Yellow Claw6

    Yellow Claw

    Hardstyle, Hip Hop

    AlbumsBlood for Mercy, Los Amsterdam, New Blood

    Yellow Claw is a Dutch DJ trio from Amsterdam, Netherlands. The group consists of Bizzey, Jim... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Odesza7


    Future Bass, Synthpop

    AlbumsSummer's Gone, My Friends Never Die, Sun Models, In Return

    ODESZA is an American electronic music duo from Seattle consisting of Harrison Mills and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • W & W8

    W & W

    Progressive House, Electro House

    AlbumsThree O'Clock, A State of Trance 600, Nowhere to Go, Mainstage / System Overload, Moscow

    W&W is a Dutch DJ and record producer duo composed of Willem van Hanegem and Ward van der... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike9

    Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike

    Electro House, Big Room House

    AlbumsMadness (Remixes), The Way We See the World

    Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike are Belgian DJs and are record production duos, composed of brothers... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Galantis10


    Electro House, Big Room House

    AlbumsYou, Smile, Raveheart

    Galantis is a Swedish electronic dance music production, songwriting and DJ duo consisting of... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • The Glitch Mob11

    The Glitch Mob

    Dubstep, Synthpop

    AlbumsDrink the Sea: The Remixes, Volume 1, More Voltage, Love Death Immortality, We Can Make the World Stop

    The Glitch Mob is an American three-piece electronic music group from Los Angeles, California.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Above & Beyond12

    Above & Beyond

    Trance, Vocal Trance

    AlbumsTri-State, Group Therapy, We Are All We Need, Common Ground, Flow State

    Above & Beyond are an English electronic music group consisting of Jono Grant, Tony... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Cash Cash13

    Cash Cash

    Synthpop, Electronic dance music

    AlbumsSexin' On The Dance Floor, Love or Lust, Cash Cash (EP), Take It to the Floor, Overtime EP

    Cash Cash is an American electronic music group from Roseland, New Jersey. The group currently... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Krewella14


    EDM, Dance-Pop

    AlbumsGet Wet, Rise & Fall, Play Hard, Play Harder, United Kids of the World (Project 46 Remix)

    Krewella is an American electronic dance music duo from Chicago, Illinois, that formed in... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Zeds Dead15

    Zeds Dead

    Dubstep, Electro house

    AlbumsRude Boy, Hot Sauce, Rumble in the Jungle, The Living Dead, Adrenaline EP

    Zeds Dead is a Canadian electronic music duo from Toronto, Canada. Dylan Mamid, also known as... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • The Chemical Brothers16

    The Chemical Brothers

    Electronica, Big Beat

    AlbumsDig Your Own Hole, Surrender, Exit Planet Dust, Come With Us, Further

    The Chemical Brothers are a British electronic music duo composed of Tom Rowlands and Ed... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Tritonal17


    Future Bass, Electro House

    AlbumsPiercing the Quiet, Painting With Dreams, U & Me

    Tritonal is a music duo consisting of producer/DJs Chad Cisneros and David Reed from Austin,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Loud Luxury18

    Loud Luxury

    Deep house, future house
    Loud Luxury are a Canadian music production and DJ duo consisting of Andrew Fedyk and Joe... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Disclosure19


    House, Deep House

    AlbumsSettle, Caracal

    Disclosure is an English electronic music duo consisting of brothers Howard (born 11 May 1994)... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Stadiumx20


    Progressive house, electro house

    AlbumsHowl at the Moon

    Stadiumx is a Hungarian progressive and future house DJ and production duo, comprising Dave... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • DVBBS21


    Electronic Dance Music, Big Room House

    AlbumsInitio, Tsunami, We Were Young

    DVBBS are a Canadian dance music duo formed in 2012, composed of brothers Chris Chronicles and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Vicetone22


    Progressive House,  Electro House

    AlbumsStars, Clarity (Vicetone remix), Heartbeat

    Vicetone is a Dutch electronic musical artist and production duo formed by Ruben den Boer,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Two Friends23

    Two Friends

    EDM, Progressive house
    Two Friends is an American DJ/producer duo made up of Eli Sones and Matthew Halper. The Los... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Lost Kings24

    Lost Kings

    Progressive house, Melodic house
    Lost Kings is an American DJ duo consisting of Robert Abisi and Nick Shanholtz, based in Los... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Louis the Child25

    Louis the Child

    Electronic, Future bass
    Louis the Child is a Chicago-based DJ and production duo consisting of Robby Hauldren (born... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button