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Progressive electronic music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good progressive electronic music DJs includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top progressive electronic music DJs in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Progressive electronic groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all progressive electronic DJs on this list got started. These are truly the greatest progressive electronic bands of all time, since the most famous progressive electronic music DJs ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best progressive electronic music.

You can click on the progressive electronic DJs names to see more information about that particular notable progressive electronic group. If they're near the top of the best progressive electronic artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top progressive electronic DJs named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the progressive electronic band names themselves.

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The list includes all new progressive electronic DJs, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of progressive electronic music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into progressive electronic music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good progressive electronic bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent progressive electronic music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best progressive electronic DJs of all time?" and "who is the greatest progressive electronic musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular progressive electronic bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Deadmau5 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Deadmau5 Minimal techno, New Wave, Electro house

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Swedish House Mafia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Swedish House Mafia Dubstep, Euro-trance, Tech house

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Eric Prydz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Eric Prydz Tech house, Electro house, House music

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Tiësto is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Tiësto Downtempo, Vocal trance, Electro house

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Paul van Dyk is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Paul van Dyk Pop music, House music, Electronic dance music

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Arty is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs

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Sander van Doorn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Sander van Doorn Electro house, House music, Electronic dance music

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Markus Schulz is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Markus Schulz Trance music, Progressive house music

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Sasha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Sasha House music, Electronic dance music, Breakbeat

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Zedd is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Zedd Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

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Mat Zo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Mat Zo Electro house, Trance music, Progressive house music

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Galantis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Galantis

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Pendulum is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Pendulum Darkcore, Rock music, Electronic music

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David Guetta is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
David Guetta Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

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Jakub Rene Kosik is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Jakub Rene Kosik Deep house, House music, Minimal music

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Josh Gabriel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Josh Gabriel Trance music, Progressive house music, Electronica

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Andy Moor is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Andy Moor Trance music, Progressive house music

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Andy Blueman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Andy Blueman Uplifting trance, Classical music, Trance music

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Kaskade is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Kaskade Dubstep, Lounge music, Deep house

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Cosmic Gate is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Cosmic Gate Electronic music, Hard trance, Trance music

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Alesso is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Alesso Progressive house, Electro house, EDM

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Giuseppe Ottaviani is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Giuseppe Ottaviani Trance music, Progressive house music

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Trentemøller is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trentemøller Minimal techno, Electronic music, Neo-trance

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The Chemical Brothers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
The Chemical Brothers Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music

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Gareth Emery is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Gareth Emery Electronic dance music, Trance music, Progressive house music

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Super8 & Tab is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Super8 & Tab

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George Acosta is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
George Acosta Trance music, Progressive house music

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Aly & Fila is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Aly & Fila Vocal trance, Uplifting trance, Trance music

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Bobina is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Bobina Trance music, Progressive house music

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Hardwell is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Hardwell

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Deep Dish is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Deep Dish Rock music, Electronic music, House music

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Hernán Cattáneo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Hernán Cattáneo Minimal techno, Deep house, Tech house

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Andain is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Andain Electronic music, World music, House music

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John Digweed is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
John Digweed Tech house, House music, Progressive house music

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ATB is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
ATB Balearic beat, Electronic dance music, Drum and bass

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Ryuichi Sakamoto is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Ryuichi Sakamoto Soundtrack, Synthpop, New Wave

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Elephante is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Elephante Future House, Progressive House

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Myon & Shane 54 is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Myon & Shane 54 Trance music

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Dash Berlin is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Dash Berlin Trance music

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Danny Tenaglia is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Danny Tenaglia Garage house, Progressive house music, Tribal house

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Firebeatz is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Firebeatz

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Pryda is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Pryda

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Eximinds is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Eximinds

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John O'Callaghan is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added John O'Callaghan Trance music

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LTN is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added LTN

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Dinka is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Dinka

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3LAU is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added 3LAU Electronic music, Mashup

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Chicane is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Chicane Balearic beat, Chill-out music, House music

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Gigi D'Agostino is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Gigi D'Agostino Italo disco, Electronic music, House music

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Ost & Meyer is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Ost & Meyer