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List of notable or famous disc jockeys from Germany, with bios and photos, including the top disc jockeys born in Germany and even some popular disc jockeys who immigrated to Germany. If you're trying to find out the names of famous German disc jockeys then this list is the perfect resource for you. These disc jockeys are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known disc jockey from Germany is included when available.

People include everything from Paul van Dyk to ATB.

This historic disc jockeys from Germany list can help answer the questions "Who are some German disc jockeys of note?" and "Who are the most famous disc jockeys from Germany?" These prominent disc jockeys of Germany may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected German disc jockeys.

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Adrian Rodriguez is a trance producer and DJ from Nordrhein-Westfalen Germany who debuted in 1994, pairing with Sash! to create hits such as "Ecuador" and "Adelante". ...more on Wikipedia

Alec Empire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Disc Jockeys from Germany
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Alec Empire is a German musician who is best known as a founding member of the band Atari Teenage Riot. Also a prolific and distinguished solo artist, producer and DJ, he has released well over a hundred albums, EPs and singles and remixed over seventy tracks for various artists including Björk. He was also the driving force behind the creation of the digital hardcore subgenre and the record labels Digital Hardcore Recordings and Eat Your Heart Out. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 45

Birthplace: Berlin, Germany

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ATB is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Disc Jockeys from Germany
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André Tanneberger, under his stage name of ATB, is a German DJ, musician, and producer of techno & dance music. According to the official world DJ rankings governed by DJ Magazine, ATB was ranked #11 in 2009 and 2010, and #15 in 2011. In 2011, he was ranked as world number 1 according to "The DJ List". He is best known for his 1999 single "9 PM" which was a number one single in the United Kingdom. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 45

Birthplace: Freiberg, Germany

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Age: 47

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