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

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50 28
Swedish House Mafia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Dubstep, Euro-trance, Tech house

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29 20
Tiësto is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Downtempo, Vocal trance, Electro house

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25 18
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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16 13
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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15 12
Galantis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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12 9
Zedd is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

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David Guetta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

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5 2
Alan Walker is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added House

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8 6
Daft Punk is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
kendezx added Electronic music, House music, French house -

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13 12
Pendulum is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Darkcore, Rock music, Electronic music

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7 6
Porter Robinson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Dubstep, Electronic music, Electro house

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16 17
Sander van Doorn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electro house, House music, Electronic dance music

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15 16
Markus Schulz is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trance music, Progressive house music

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13 14
Kaskade is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Dubstep, Lounge music, Deep house

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17 19
Mat Zo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electro house, Trance music, Progressive house music

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11 12
Alesso is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Progressive house, Electro house, EDM

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10 11
The Chainsmokers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Disco, Rock music, Hip Hop

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4 4
Audien is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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4 4
MitiS is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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9 10
Hardwell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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14 16
Arty is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs

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3 3
Infected Mushroom is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
spiralx added Electronic music, Psychedelic, Trance

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Jakub Rene Kosik is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Deep house, House music, Minimal music

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5 6
Elephante is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Future House, Progressive House

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5 6
R3hab is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Trap, Electro house, House music

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4 5
Gigi D'Agostino is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Italo disco, Electronic music, House music

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3 4
Randy Bettis is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
House music, Progressive house music

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2 3
Felix Cartal is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Electro house, House music, Electronic dance music

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6 8
Armin van Buuren is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Vocal trance, Electro house, Neo-trance

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14 18
Inna is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Synthpop, Pop music, Dance-pop

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5 7
Firebeatz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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13 17
Josh Gabriel is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trance music, Progressive house music, Electronica

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4 6
Interstate is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Trance music, Progressive house music

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4 6
Fonzerelli is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electro house, House music, Progressive house music

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8 11
Cosmic Gate is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electronic music, Hard trance, Trance music

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8 11
Gareth Emery is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electronic dance music, Trance music, Progressive house music

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8 11
Above & Beyond is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Vocal trance, Electronic music, Uplifting trance

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8 11
Manufactured Superstars is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Electronic music, House music, Progressive house music

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12 16
Trentemøller is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
Minimal techno, Electronic music, Neo-trance

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3 5
Laidback Luke is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Electro house, House music, Dance music

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3 5
Ilan Bluestone is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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3 5
Tom Staar is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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3 5
Estiva is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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3 5
Vicetone is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Progressive house, Electro house, Deep house

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3 5
Eximinds is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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3 5
Alexander Popov is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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3 5
Mark Knight is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added House, Tech House, Techno

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3 5
Pryda is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added

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3 5
Kyau & Albert is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Progressive Electronic DJs
MarioArley added Vocal trance, Trance music