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The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite (current) progressive house artists.

Originating in the late 1980s, progressive house is a subgenre that meshes the more ‘experimental’ sides of traditional house music. It comes as no surprise to see that some of the best progressive house artists of 2019 are known for crafting killer beats with silky smooth rhythms.

From classic acts like Bassjackers and Chuckie to up-and-coming artists like Brooks, the hottest progressive house artists right now include living legends, newcomers, and everyone in between.

Vote up your favorite progressive house artists of 2019, and be sure to add anyone you think deserves to be on this list.

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Omid 16B is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Electro house, House music
16B or Omid 16B is a British-Iranian electronic music "producer/composer" and "DJ" based in London.
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Flux Pavilion is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Dubstep, Electronic music, Electronic dance music
Joshua Kierkegaard G. Steele, better known by his stage name Flux Pavilion, is an English dance music record producer, singer-songwriter, DJ and label owner who has been performing since 2008. ...more
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Paolo Mojo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Tech house, Progressive house music, Techno
Paolo Mojo, originally from St.Helens, Merseyside but now based in London, United Kingdom, is an electronica DJ. His style incorporates the genres of house, funk, techno, breaks, electro, disco, ...more
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Doctor P is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Dubstep, Moombahton, Glitch
Doctor P is the stage name of the English dubstep producer and DJ, Shaun Brockhurst. Shaun has also produced drum and bass under the aliases Sounds Destructive, Slum Dogz and DJ Picto. Some of ...more
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Dzeko & Torres is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Electro house, Progressive house, Big room house
Dzeko & Torres is a Canadian production and DJ duo based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Founded around 2008 by teenagers Julian Dzeko and Luis Torres, the duo has released a number of singles ...more
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Erick Morillo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Hip hop music, Tech house, Electronic music
Erick Morillo is a Colombian-American DJ, music producer and record label owner. Having produced under a number of pseudonyms, including Ministers De la Funk, The Dronez, RAW, Smooth Touch, RBM, ...more
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Gui Boratto is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Minimal techno, Tech house, House music
Gui Boratto is a Brazilian electronic music producer. In the 1990s, he was a member of Sect. His album Chromophobia was awarded the title of Mixmag Album of the Month. Regarding why he chose the ...more
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Excision is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Dubstep, Electro house, Drum and bass
Jeff Abel, better known by his stage name Excision, is a Canadian dubstep producer and DJ. Excision frequently works with fellow Canadian dubstep producers Datsik and Downlink. Along with ...more
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James Zabiela is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Breakbeat
James Zabiela, born on 7 August 1979, is a DJ and producer from Southampton in England. In his early years his signature style was a fusion of Breakbeat and House music, more recently however, ...more
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Arty is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
‎Progressive house‎, Progressive trance
Artem Stoliarov (born 28 September 1989), known professionally as Arty, is a Russian trance and progressive house producer, DJ and model. He has collaborated with Armin van Buuren, Above & ...more
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Afrojack is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Hip hop music, Pop music, Tech house
Nick van de Wall, commonly known by his stage name Afrojack, is a Dutch music producer and DJ. In 2014 he released his debut album Forget the World. Afrojack regularly features in top 10 of DJ ...more
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Lost Kings is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Progressive house, Melodic house, Bass house
Lost Kings is an American DJ duo consisting of Robert Abisi and Nick Shanholtz, based in Los Angeles. The duo gained popularity beginning in 2014 through their official remixes for artists such ...more
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Axwell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Acid house, Deep house, Electro house
Sven Axel Christofer Hedfors, better known under his stage name Axwell, is a Swedish DJ, remixer, record producer and record label owner. He is one third of what once was the Swedish House Mafia ...more
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Elephante is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Big room house, Progressive house
Tim Wu (born November 10, 1989), better known by his stage name Elephante, is an American DJ and progressive house producer based in Los Angeles. He gained recognition for remixing songs of ...more
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Chicane is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Balearic beat, Chill-out music, House music
Chicane is a British composer, songwriter and record producer. Among his successful works are singles "Offshore", an Ibiza trance anthem included in many compilations in both chill-out ...more
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Danny Howells is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Progressive house music
Danny Howells is an English producer and DJ. His music is often described as progressive house, though he prefers to associate more with tech house and is sometimes described simply as ...more
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Oliver Heldens is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Future house, Tech house, EDM
Olivier J. L. Heldens (born February 1, 1995) better known by his stage name Oliver Heldens is a Dutch DJ and electronic music producer from Rotterdam. His 2013 song "Gecko" caught the ...more
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Sick Individuals is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Electro house, progressive house
Sick Individuals is a Dutch electronic dance music act consisting of Rinze "Ray" Hofstee and Joep "Jim" Smeele. The two met in Hilversum, Netherlands (2008) while studying ...more
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Deep Dish is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Rock music, Electronic music, House music
Deep Dish are a duo of DJs and house-music producers consisting of Iranian-American members Ali "Dubfire" Shirazinia and Sharam Tayebi. Based in Washington, D.C., Shirazinia and Tayebi ...more
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Slushii is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Dubstep, Electro house, Future bass
Julian Scanlan (born May 1, 1997), known professionally as Slushii, is an American musician, Disc Jockey, vocalist and record producer based in Los Angeles. He is best known for working with ...more
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John R. Graham is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
John R. Graham Film score
John Roderick Graham is an award-winning American film composer. He is best known for his film scores to "Alleged," "Bitch Slap," "Lange Flate Ballær 2" and ...more
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Michael Woods is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Tech house, Electro house, Trance music
Michael Woods is an English producer, DJ, and remixer of various EDM genres, mainly progressive house, electro house and trance. He is the founder of the imprint label Diffused Music, which was ...more
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Minilogue is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Minimal techno, Microhouse
Minilogue is a Swedish Progressive House/Techno music group consisting of Sebastian Mullaert and Marcus Henriksson. The name is a blend of minimal and dialogue, which refers to music as a form ...more
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Sander Kleinenberg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
House music, Trance music
Sander Kleinenberg is a Dutch disc jockey, VDJ, and record producer. He founded and runs Little Mountain Recordings and THIS IS Recordings. Kleinenberg is well known for his use of digital video ...more
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Way Out West is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked
Downtempo, Chill-out music, Trance music
Way Out West are a UK progressive house, trance and progressive breaks group from Bristol, England consisting of producers and DJs Jody Wisternoff and Nick Warren. They came to fame in the 1990s ...more