This list guide features the top 20 best EDM DJs of 2019. These are among some of the Electronic & Dance artists to release great songs and albums in the past. And in 2019 they still rank among the best. Some of them have gone on to be nominated and even won a Grammy or two or have been featured in the Top 100 DJ’s on DJ Magazine.
1. Martin Garrix
Martin Garrix is a Dutch DJ and record producer from Amstelveen, Netherlands. He was ranked number one on DJ Mag‘s Top 100 DJs list for three consecutive years (2016, 2017 and 2018). He has performed at music festivals such as Coachella, Electric Daisy Carnival, Ultra Music Festival, Tomorrowland, Untold and Creamfields.
Marshmello, is an American electronic music producer and DJ. He first gained international recognition by releasing remixes of songs by Jack Ü and Zedd. He is best known for the songs “Silence”, “Wolves”, “Friends”, “Alone” and “Happier”, all of which have appeared in the Top 30 of the Billboard Hot 100.
3.Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike
Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike is a Belgian/Greek DJ and record production duo, composed of brothers Dimitri Thivaios and Michael Thivaios. They were ranked No. 1 in 2015 and were ranked No. 2 in 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018 on DJ Mag‘s Top 100 DJs list. Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike have gained recognition for their songs such as “Tremor”, “The Hum” and “Mammoth”.
4. David Guetta
David Guetta is a French DJ, record producer and songwriter who in 2011 was voted as the number one DJ in the DJ Mag Top 100 DJs poll. In 2013, Billboard crowned “When Love Takes Over” as the number one dance-pop collaboration of all time. Featuring American R&B singer Kelly Rowland the song received two nominations; Best Dance Recording and Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical, and won the latter.
5. Armin van Buuren
Armin van Buuren is a Dutch DJ, record producer and remixer from South Holland. Van Buuren has won a number of accolades. He has been ranked the number one DJ by DJ Mag a record of five times, four years in a row. He was ranked fourth on the DJ Mag Top 100 DJs list in 2015 and 2016, and third in 2017.
Diplo, is an American DJ and record producer based in Los Angeles, California. He is the co-creator and lead member of the electronic dancehall music project Major Lazer, a member of the supergroup LSD, with Sia and Labrinth also working with producer and DJ Skrillex as part of the electronic duo Jack Ü, as well as on Silk City with Mark Ronson.
7. The Chainsmokers
The Chainsmokers is an American DJ and production duo consisting of Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart. The EDM-pop duo achieved a breakthrough with their 2014 song “#Selfie”, which was a top twenty single in several countries.
Tiësto is a Dutch DJ and record producer from Breda, Netherlands. He was named “the Greatest DJ of All Time” by Mix magazine in a poll voted by the fans. In 2013, he was voted by DJ Mag readers as the “best DJ of the last 20 years”. He is also regarded as the “Godfather of EDM” by many sources.
9. DJ Snake
DJ Snake, is a French DJ and record producer from Paris. He’s a Grammy-nominated producer and artist who debuted into the international scene with singles “Bird Machine” and “Turn Down for What” in 2013.
Hardwell is a Dutch electro house DJ, record producer and remixer from Breda, Netherlands. The record producer was voted the world’s number one DJ on DJ Mag in 2013 and again in 2014.