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List of Famous Electronic Musicians

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Featuring the best DJs in the world and the most popular EDM artists right now, this list of famous electronic musicians, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top electronic musicians in the world? This includes the most prominent electronic musicians, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable electronic musicians is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic electronic musicians were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned electronic musicians.

This list contains people like Tiësto and Sasha.

From reputable, prominent, and well known electronic musicians to the lesser known electronic musicians of today, these are some of the best professionals in the electronic musician field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous electronic musicians ever?" and "What are the names of famous electronic musicians?" then you're in the right place.

Roger Shah is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Roger Shah is a German electronic music composer and producer.

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Tiësto is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Tijs Michiel Verwest OON (January 17, 1969), better known by his stage name Tiësto, is a Dutch DJ and record producer from Breda. He was named "the Greatest DJ of All Time" by Mix ...more
Skrillex is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Sonny John Moore (born January 15, 1988), known professionally as Skrillex, is an American record producer, DJ, musician, singer and songwriter. He released the "Scary Monsters and Nice ...more

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William Orbit is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
William Orbit (born William Mark Wainwright; 15 December 1956) is an English musician, composer and record producer who has sold 200 million recordings worldwide of his own work, his production ...more
Avicii is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Tim Bergling (8 September 1989 – 20 April 2018) known professionally as Avicii, was a Swedish DJ, electronic musician, and songwriter. He rose to prominence in 2011 with his single ...more

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Jean-Jacques Perrey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Jean-Jacques Perrey (French: [pɛʁɛ]; 20 January 1929 – 4 November 2016) was a French electronic music producer and was an early pioneer in the genre. He was a member of the electronic music duo ...more
The Caretaker is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
The Caretaker is a long-running project by electronic musician James Leyland Kirby, who also records as V/Vm. His work under the Caretaker moniker has been characterised as exploring memory and ...more
Thomas Bangalter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Thomas Bangalter (French pronunciation: ​[tɔma bɑ̃ɡaltɛʁ]; born 3 January 1975) is a French musician, record producer, DJ and composer. He is best known as one half of the French house music duo ...more
Aphex Twin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Richard David James (born 18 August 1971), best known by the stage name Aphex Twin, is an English musician. He is best known for his influential and idiosyncratic work in styles such as acid ...more
Terre Thaemlitz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Terre Thaemlitz is a musician, public speaker, and owner of the record label Comatonse Recordings. Thaemlitz's work critically combines themes of identity politics – including gender, sexuality, ...more
Yanou is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Yanou
Yanou is a German trance musician and producer. He is most famous for collaborating on DJ Sammy's hit "Heaven" with vocalist Do and for being a member of the popular German trance act ...more
Steve Angello is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Steven Angello Josefsson Fragogiannis (born 22 November 1982) is a Greek-Swedish DJ, record producer, remixer and record label owner. He is a member of Swedish House Mafia, together with Axwell ...more

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Carlos Jean is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Carlos Jean Arriaga (born 15 February 1973) is a Spanish DJ and record producer born in the region of Galicia in Northwestern Spain. He is the co-founder of the group Najwajean, and has been a ...more
Sean Hanna is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
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Sixtoo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Sixtoo was the main project of a Canadian underground hip hop DJ, producer and rapper Vaughn Robert Squire between 1996 and 2007. He has since retired the Sixtoo name pursuing other directions ...more
Sasha is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Alexander Paul Coe (born 4 September 1969), known mononymously as Sasha, is a Welsh DJ and record producer. He is best known for his live events and electronic music as a solo artist, as well as ...more

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Trentemøller is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Anders Trentemøller (Danish: [anɐs ˈtˢʁantəˌmøːˀlɐ]; born 16 October 1972) is a Danish indie/electronic music composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist based in Copenhagen,
Stefan Eichinger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Since 1994 Stef Lopazz, also known as LOPAZZ, has been part of the Heidelberg based HD800 team; he also runs the multimedia label 800achtspur, and is renowned as a film composer and ...more
Dan Deacon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Dan Deacon (born August 28, 1981) is an American composer and electronic musician based in Baltimore, Maryland. Deacon is renowned for his live shows, where large-scale audience participation ...more

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Gabriel Diggs is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Gabriel Diggs is an international DJ, music producer, and radio host. He is also the younger brother of actor Taye Diggs
Chicane is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Nicholas Bracegirdle (born 28 February 1971), known professionally as Chicane, is a British musician, composer, songwriter, and record producer. Among his works are singles "Offshore", ...more
Luke Slater is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Luke Slater (born 12 June 1968, Reading, Berkshire) is an English electronic musician, DJ and record producer, who has concentrated on techno since the beginning of the 1990s. He achieved break ...more
Christopher von Deylen ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Schiller (German pronunciation: [ˈʃɪlɐ]) is a German electronic band, who rose to fame in 1998 and named after the German poet and dramatist Friedrich Schiller. Originally it was a duo ...more
Sebastian Ingrosso is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Sebastian Carmine Ingrosso (born 20 April 1983) is a Swedish DJ, actor and record producer. He is also a member of the electronic music supergroup Swedish House Mafia, together with friends ...more

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Ayla is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Electronic Musicians
Ingo Kunzi (born 7 November 1966) is a German trance producer and DJ, best known for his work under Ayla and DJ Tandu. The Ayla name was inspired by the name of a girl in the recording studio ...more