Top 10 DJs In The World

Here is the list of world’s top DJs, their information, songs and website links.

1. Martin Garrix

EDM’s youngest superstar’s real name is Martijn Gerard Garritsen. The Dutch DJ, record producer and musician has ranked number 1 on DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs list for 2016 and 2017.


2. Armin van Buuren

The Dutch DJ, record producer and remixer from South Holland is also hosts the weekly A State of Trance radio show which has more than  37 million weekly listeners in 84 countries on over 100 FM radio stations. He is also the fourth trance artist who gained a Grammy Award nomination.


3. Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike

The real name of the Belgian DJ and record producer are Dimitri Thivaios and Michael Thivaios. These Greek origin guys have been ranked as No. 1 in 2015 and are ranked No. 2 on DJ Mag’s 2014, 2016 and 2017 Top 100 DJs list.


4. Tiësto

Tiesto is the Dutch DJ and record producer from Breda whose real name is Tijs Michiel Verwest. He has won the poll called “the Greatest DJ of All Time” by Mixmag magazine. back in the year 2013, he got the title of “best DJ of the last 20 years”. Known as “Godfather of EDM, he won the Grammy Award for Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical in 57th award ceremony.


5. Skrillex

Skrillex has been nominated for total of five Grammy Awards at the 54th Grammy Awards in 2011. The real name of this American electronic dance music producer, DJ, singer, songwriter and musician is Sonny John Moore.


5. Hardwell

The real name of this Dutch electro house DJ, record producer and remixer from Breda is Robbert van de Corput. He got the title of world number 1 DJ in year 2013 and won the same in 2014 too. With music he is also known as charity ambassador and tech guru.


7. David Guetta

Known as the grandfather of EDM , David Guetta is the first DJ who is part of the EDM scenes. The French DJ, songwriter, record producer and remixer has voted as the number one DJ in the ‘DJ Mag Top 100 DJs’ fan poll.


8. Avicii

The famous Swedish musician, remixer and record producer’s real name is Tim Bergling. Being ranked as the third on DJ Mag in 2012 and 2013, he has also been nominated for Grammy twice.


9. Steve Aoki

Steve’s full name is Steven Hiroyuki Aoki.  The American artist is the electro house musician, record producer, DJ, and music executive. He is ranked as the highest grossing dance artist in North America by Pollstar and his work in Wonderland has been nominated for Grammy Awards.


10. Deadmau5

Deadmau5’s real name is Joel Thomas Zimmerman, but his stage name gained him lots of love and fame. He is known Canadian record producer, DJ, musician, and composer who produces a variety of music styles with house genre and other forms of electronic music.


Image taken from – “tiësto in schiphol” (CC BY 2.0) by  nestland 

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