Electronic Music The Best Progressive Electronic DJs  

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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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All important, significant and iconic names in progressive electronic music music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

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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56 23
Deadmau5 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Minimal techno, New Wave, Electro house

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45 25
Swedish House Mafia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Dubstep, Euro-trance, Tech house

3
26 16
Tiësto is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Downtempo, Vocal trance, Electro house

4
22 14
Eric Prydz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Tech house, Electro house, House music

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15 9
Paul van Dyk is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Pop music, House music, Electronic dance music

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13 9
Galantis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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16 13
Sander van Doorn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electro house, House music, Electronic dance music

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15 12
Markus Schulz is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trance music, Progressive house music

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29 28
David Guetta is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

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10 8
Alesso is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Progressive house, Electro house, EDM

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9 7
Zedd is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

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13 12
Arty is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs

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7 6
The Chainsmokers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Disco, Rock music, Hip Hop

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6 5
Armin van Buuren is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Vocal trance, Electro house, Neo-trance

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4 3
Daft Punk is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
1525485773250 added Electronic music, House music, French house -

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10 10
Sasha is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
House music, Electronic dance music, Breakbeat

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9 9
Pendulum is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Darkcore, Rock music, Electronic music

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15 16
Mat Zo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electro house, Trance music, Progressive house music

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7 7
Hardwell is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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6 6
Andrew Rayel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Uplifting trance, Trance music

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6 6
Dash Berlin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Trance music

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20 22
Jakub Rene Kosik is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Deep house, House music, Minimal music

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5 5
Firebeatz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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5 5
Ben Nicky is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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5 5
Tom Swoon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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10 11
Kaskade is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Dubstep, Lounge music, Deep house

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3 3
R3hab is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Trap, Electro house, House music

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9 10
Dave Audé is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs

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9 10
Tritonal is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trance music, Progressive house music

30
9 10
Nitrous Oxide is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trance music, Progressive house music

31
9 10
The Chemical Brothers is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electronic music, Electronic dance music, House music

32
15 17
Giuseppe Ottaviani is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trance music, Progressive house music

33
8 9
Manufactured Superstars is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electronic music, House music, Progressive house music

34
8 9
Gareth Emery is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electronic dance music, Trance music, Progressive house music

35
8 9
Cosmic Gate is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electronic music, Hard trance, Trance music

36
8 9
Above & Beyond is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Vocal trance, Electronic music, Uplifting trance

37
14 16
Inna is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Synthpop, Pop music, Dance-pop

38
7 8
Leon Bolier is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trance music, Progressive house music

39
7 8
Aly & Fila is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Vocal trance, Uplifting trance, Trance music

40
13 15
Josh Gabriel is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trance music, Progressive house music, Electronica

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6 7
IiO is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Dance-pop, House music, Dance music

42
6 7
Super8 & Tab is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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6 7
George Acosta is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trance music, Progressive house music

44
12 14
Trentemøller is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Minimal techno, Electronic music, Neo-trance

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5 6
Hernán Cattáneo is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Minimal techno, Deep house, Tech house

46
5 6
Basement Jaxx is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Deep house, Tech house, Electronic music

47
5 6
John Digweed is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Tech house, House music, Progressive house music

48
5 6
Gabriel & Dresden is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
House music, Electronic dance music, Trance music

49
5 6
Andain is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electronic music, World music, House music

50
5 6
Joe Ghost is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Tech house, Electro house, House music