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The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked 

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Updated June 5, 2020 1.6k votes 454 voters 25.6k views 30 items

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As EDM and other forms of electronic music continue to rise in popularity, who do you think are the best female DJs? Whether these EDM girls boast amazing vocals or simply rule behind the turn table, some of the best EDM artists out right now are female. Of all the top female EDM artists and DJs, who's got the most skill and drops the best tracks?

From newer DJs to well-established current EDM artists, this list of female DJs includes all the top girls—including the likes of Rezz, Anja Schneider, Annie Mac, and many other favorites of EMD fans everywhere. Do you have a favorite DJ girl? Be sure to vote her up on the list, along with any of your other top choices, to ultimately rank the best female DJs and EDM artists. 

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Alison Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
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 ...more
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Rezz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
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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Krewella is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked

Albums: Get Wet, Rise & Fall, Play Hard, Play Harder, United Kids of the World (Project 46 Remix), + more

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 ...more

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Nina Kraviz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked

Albums: Mr Jones, Moses / Headphones, I'm Week, Best Friend (DVS1 Remixes), Pain in the Ass, + more

Nina Kraviz (born October 15, 1981) is a Russian DJ, producer, and singer. Kraviz was born and raised in Irkutsk, Siberia, Russia. She studied dentistry at the age of 19 in Moscow, where she ...more
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Anna Lunoe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked

Albums: Stronger, Anna Lunoe & Friends, Breathe, Breathe (Remixes)

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HALIENE is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
walru5hunter added Genre: Adult contemporary music, Pop music & Jazz; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: We Are One, Ashes of My Paradise, You and I, Sirens, Sweet Christmas, + more

Kelly Sweet (born March 29, 1988), also known professionally as Haliene (; stylized as HALIENE), is an American electropop singer-songwriter currently living in Los Angeles. As Haliene, she is ...more

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TOKiMONSTA is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked

Albums: The Attention Deficit, Half Shadows, Creature Dreams, Bedtime Lullabies, Mortal Kombat - Mileena's Theme, + more

Jennifer Lee, better known by her stage name Tokimonsta, is an American record producer and DJ from Los Angeles, California. She has collaborated with Thirsty Fish, Kool Keith, and MNDR. She has ...more
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Mija is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
Amber Giles (born May 30, 1992), known professionally as Mija, is an American electronic music producer, DJ, and promoter, originally from Phoenix, Arizona, who came to attention in 2014 after ...more
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Nora En Pure is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
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Daniela Niederer (born July 20, 1990), better known by her stage name Nora En Pure, is a South African-Swiss DJ and deep house producer. She first received recognition for her 2013 single ...more
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Aaliyah is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
Genre: Hip hop music, Pop music & Neo soul; Nationality: United States of America

Albums: Aaliyah, One in a Million, I Care 4 U, Age Ain't Nothing but a Number, Back & Forth, + more

Aaliyah Dana Haughton (; January 16, 1979 – August 25, 2001) was an American singer, actress, and model. Born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Detroit, Michigan, she first gained recognition ...more

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Nina Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
Nina Elizabeth Agzarian (born 18 December 1984), better known by her stage name Nina Las Vegas, is an Australian radio host, DJ and music producer. From 2009 to 2014 she was the host of House ...more
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DJ Cocoa Chanelle is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
Genre: Hip hop music, Reggae & Rhythm and blues; Nationality: United States of America
DJ Cocoa Chanelle is an award-winning American hip hop DJ, rapper, recording artist and humanitarian best known for being a radio personality/DJ on New York City's radio station HOT 97 and Kiss ...more

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Nicole Moudaber is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
Nicole Moudaber is a Lebanese-Nigerian event promoter, record label founder, radio personality, and DJ/producer. She is the head of her own imprint MOOD Records and runs an award-winning weekly ...more
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Monika Kruse is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
MarioArley added Genre: Electronic dance music, Electronica & Techno; Nationality: Germany

Albums: DJ Mix Series Volume 1: Monika Kruse, Munich, Monika Kruse on the Road, Volume 1, Monika Kruse on the Road, + more

Monika Kruse (born 23 July 1971) is a German techno DJ/producer and record label owner, with a career in electronic music spanning more than 25 years. She played an influential role in the early ...more
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Yaeji is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
Genre: House, Hip hop & Electronic; Nationality: USA

Albums: Yaeji, EP2

Kathy Yaeji Lee (born c. 1993), known professionally as Yaeji, is a Korean-American electronic music artist based in Brooklyn, New York. Her style blends elements of house music and hip hop with ...more

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Miss Kittin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
Genre: Synthpop, Tech house & Electro; Nationality: France

Albums: Or, Intimités, First Album, Calling from the Stars, Batbox, + more

Caroline Hervé (born 1973), better known by her stage name Miss Kittin, is a French electronic music producer, DJ, singer, and songwriter. Since rising to prominence in 1998 for her ...more

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#192 of 365 The Best DJs in the World Right Now #83 of 116 The Best Tech House DJs #13 of 21 The Best Female DJs Of 2019, Ranked

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Ida Engberg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked

Albums: Devil Dance, Disco Volante

Ida Engberg (born 1 July 1984 in Tyresö, Sweden) is a Swedish techno DJ. Ida began her career when she was 18. After filling in for another DJ, she got a regular night at a club. Later she ...more
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Anja Schneider is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked

Albums: Lily of the Valley, Back to Back, Loop De Mer, Beyond the Valley, Side Leaps Remixes / Rancho Relaxo Remixes, + more

Anja Schneider is a DJ, producer, radio producer, and label owner in the field of electronic dance music. In 1994, Anja Schneider moved to Berlin and started at the private radio station Kiss FM
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Ellen Allien is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
Genre: Synthpop, Intelligent dance music & Electronica; Nationality: Germany

Albums: Orchestra of Bubbles, Way Out Remixes, Thrills, Berlinette, Sool, + more

Ellen Fraatz (born 1968), known professionally as Ellen Allien, is a German electronic musician, music producer, and the founder of BPitch Control music label. Her album Stadtkind was dedicated ...more

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The Black Madonna is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
Marea Stamper, better known as The Black Madonna, is a Dj and producer who became known as the first ever creative director at the renowned Chicago based club Smart Bar. She is best known for ...more
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Annie Mac is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked

Albums: Annie Mac Presents 2011, Annie Mac Presents 2012, A to Z: Annie Mac, Annie Mac Presents 2010, Annie Mac Presents, + more

Annie MacManus (born 18 July 1978), popularly known as Annie Mac, is an Irish DJ and television presenter. She is known as the eponymous host of the electronic dance music show Annie Mac on BBC ...more
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Blond:ish is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked
Blond:ish is a Canadian producer/DJ duo formed by Anstascia D'Elene Corniere and Vivie-ann Bakos. They started their career when they met in Montreal in 2008. While attending the Winter Music ...more
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Maya Jane Coles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked

Albums: DJ-Kicks: Maya Jane Coles, Fabric 75, Comfort, Heidi presents Jackathon Jams featuring Maya Jane Coles, Miss Kittin and tINI, + more

Maya Jane Coles is a music producer, audio engineer and DJ based in the United Kingdom, born in London of British and Japanese descent. Under her real name, she mostly composes and plays house ...more
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Magda is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked

Albums: Fabric 49, She's a Dancing Machine, Stop, From the Fallen Page

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LOUISAHHH!!! is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Female DJs & EDM Artists, Ranked

Albums: Bromance #15: Traces, Bromance #9: Transcend

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