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The Best Techno Artists Of 2020

Updated June 25, 2021 1.9k votes 320 voters 12.3k views35 items

List RulesVote up the techno artists who are killing it in 2020.

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Here are the best techno artists of 2020. From the top techno DJs in the world, to the hottest underground techno producers right now, this list of good techno artists in 2020 is responsible for some of the best club tracks today. Artists like Recondite have released some of the best techno songs of 2020 thus far, while Louisahhh and Pleasurekraft will produce some of the best techno music of 2020 with their upcoming 2020 techno albums

Which techno producer has made the best techno song of 2020? Who has several songs on your techno Spotify playlist?

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

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    Amelie Lens is a Belgian electronic music DJ, record producer, and co-owner of the Lenske record label. She has also put forth several successful releases for numerous coveted techno labels, such as...  more
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    Charlotte de Witte is a Belgian techno DJ, producer, and the figurehead of KNTXT. Her aggressive, menacing brand of techno has led her to play coveted sets at high profile clubs around the world and...  more
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    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 later...  more
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    Eric Estornel, better known by his stage names Maceo Plex, Maetrik and Mariel Ito, is a Cuban-American DJ, techno music producer and DJ Awards winner, raised in Dallas and Miami....  more
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    Adam Beyer (born 15 May 1976 in Stockholm, Sweden) is a Swedish techno producer and DJ. He is the founder of Drumcode Records, and is one of several Swedish techno artists to emerge in the mid-1990s,...  more
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    Reinier Zonneveld, born in the Netherlands on January 30, 1991, is a Dutch techno artist and head of the Filth On Acid record label....  more
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    Tale Of Us is a melodic techno duo consisting of Carmine Conte and Matteo Milleri. Conte was born in Toronto and Milleri in New York. They met in Italy in 2008 while studying sound engineering....  more
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    ANNA is a Brazilian DJ who gained recognition in the late 2010s thanks to her dark, aggressive brand of techno and house. Amid her extensive touring experience, she has contributed releases to high...  more
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    Mike Bierbach, known professionally as Rødhåd, is a German techno DJ and producer. In addition to running his own DYSTOPIAN record label, Bierbach is a frequent DJ at Berlin's renowned Berghain...  more
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    Richard "Richie" Hawtin (born June 4, 1970) is a British-Canadian electronic musician and DJ. A three-time DJ Awards winner, he was an influential part of Detroit techno's second wave of artists in...  more

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    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 radio...  more
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    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 to...  more
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    Peggy Gou is a Berlin-based South Korean DJ, record producer, and fashion designer. She has released seven EPs on record labels including Ninja Tune and Phonica. In 2019, she launched her own...  more
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    Uroš Umek (Slovene pronunciation: [ˈúːrɔʃ ˈúːmək]; born May 16, 1976), better known as DJ Umek or simply Umek, is a Slovenian dance music composer and DJ. Musically active since 1993, he is the owner...  more

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    Recondite (born Lorenz Brunner in Lower Bavaria) is a German musician, techno producer, label owner and sound artist....  more
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    Cirez D is the techno alias for Swedish DJ Eric Prydz.

    Eric Sheridan Prydz (born 19 July 1976), also known by his aliases Pryda and Cirez D (among a number of others), is a Swedish DJ, record producer, and musician. He rose to fame with his 2004 hit...  more

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    Testpilot is the techno alias for Canadian DJ deadmau5.

    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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    Pleasurekraft is a transnational cosmic techno duo, consisting of American producer Kaveh Souroush and Swedish producer Kalle Ronngardh. The group, who also run the Kraftek record label, released its...  more
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    Âme is a German house/techno duo consisting of Kristian Beyer and Frank Wiedemann. The duo started making tracks in 2001, and together with Dixon they own and manage the record label Innervisions in...  more
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    Mind Against is a techno duo comprised of Italian-born, Berlin-based brothers Alessandro and Federico Fognini....  more
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    Jamie Roberts, better known by his stage name Blawan, is an English DJ and record producer from South Yorkshire. He is best known for his track "Why They Hide Their Bodies Under My Garage" and his...  more
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    Chris Liebing (born Christopher Liebing on 11 December 1968 in Gießen, Hesse, Germany) is a techno DJ, music producer, radio host and founder of the record label CLR. Chris Liebing is also a vegan...  more
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    Damian Lazarus is a British electronic music producer and DJ. He is one of the foremost names in house and techno because of his role as the Crosstown Rebels labelhead, involvement in Get Lost and...  more
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    Oliver Lieb (born 1969 in Frankfurt, Germany) is a German electronic music producer and DJ. Lieb is known to have more than a dozen aliases with over 200 productions and remixes in various electronic...  more
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