EDM is a popular brand of music. People know what EDM can do to their celebrations and how people enjoy it. There are no parties and night clubs where EDM are not playing today. So, what are the trends in EDM and who has been ruling this popular brand of music lately? Let us see some of the popular DJs or Disk Jockeys in the world today.
  1. Afrojack
His original name is Nick van de Wall and was born in the Netherlands in 1987. He is popular with his stage name as Afrojack.  He is a DJ and music producer and has been constantly delivering some popular EDM. He has also created an essential mix for BBC radio. He has featured and played in some of the world’s most popular Electronic music festivals.
  1. Tiesto
Another Dutch DJ in the list and he has been another consistent performer of electronic music. His first solo album was released back in 2001 and he has been popular ever since. Previously he was known as DJ Tiesto and now he is popular by the name Tiesto. He has performed at the summer Olympic in Athens, Greece in 2004. Tiesto was nominated for Grammy awards as well.
  1. Avicii
Avicii is a popular Swedish DJ and EDM producer. He has released some popular songs like, “Hey brother”, “Addicted to you” and much more. He is popular for delivering house, progressive house, and rock songs. His album “levels” was listed in top 10 songs in different European countries.
  1. Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike
They are Belgian DJ duo brothers. One brother name is Dimitri Thivaios and the other is Micheal Thivaios. In 2010, they were allowed to make an anthem for the Tomorrowland festival. It was after this when they appeared in the scene and have been delivering popular EDM. They again performed at the same festival in 2014 and performed the closing act apart from being the host for the festival.
  1. The Chainsmokers
Another duo in the list, they are DJs who are popular for their single named Selfie. They came back to the arena of EDM and produced a single with a popular Bollywood actress as well. Their video for the song has more than 500 million views on YouTube.
  1. Hardwell
Hardwell is a Dutch electro house and progressive DJ. He is a popular live performer for events like Tomorrowland. He is a popular DJ on YouTube with more than 100 million views on his personal channel.
  1. Martin Garrix
A popular Dutch DJ who has given a popular number “Animal”. This song was in the top 10 list of more than 10 countries. He has signed his contract with a Spanish company. He was inspired to become a DJ when he saw Tiesto performing in Athens Olympic.
  1. David Guetta
David Guetta is a popular French DJ, was originally DJ in night clubs. He got popular in 2009 with his album One Love. He released another popular album two years later which was another sensation. He has the record of selling more than six million albums and more than 15 million singles.
  1. Marshmello
He is an anonymous producer who has been giving massive hits recently. He wears a mask on his face and people cannot see him or identify him. His identity is a mystery but his music has been an instant hit.
  1. Armin Van Buuren
He is a popular Dutch DJ who mostly plays progressive trance. He has a lot of accolades that includes being number 1 DJ. He was also nominated for Grammy awards. He also holds the record of most entries in the Billboard with 21 entries. He also hosted a popular radio show that has more than 20 million listeners worldwide. The list has been prepared with the help of different surveys done around the world.


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