Best DJs of 2013

There are a lot of lists on the web of the best DJs in the world in all sorts of categorys or decades, but here's a list of the greatest mainstream DJs currently active. These are the best selling and the most popular around the globe. Don't agree with the list? Vote for an existing item you think should be ranked higher or if you are a logged in, add a new item for others to vote on or create your own version of this list.

The Top Ten

1
Hardwell
Hardwell is number 1!
Gotta give credit to a fellow dutchman that plays great music with amazing beats... Always able to get the crowd jumping!
Hardewell is better than tiesto and david guetta
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2Avicii
Seen him live and he is amazing!
By far the most creative and talented EDM producer this world has ever seen. I can't mention any other Dj/producer that can compete with Aviciis genuine, unique tracks. He has really set some of the standards to house music, starting with levels and from there on continuing, most recently with fantastic "wake me up" and "hey brother, hey sister" where he combines country with house in a truly spectacular way! He's the man.
Seen him live and he amazing and I got all his remix on my phone
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3David Guetta
He is the greatest dj ever
The best dj of the world!
It Is The Biggest King Of The World Of Dj And He Is Very Very Good From Remix Of Music. I Love Just One Last Time And Other.
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4DJ Tiësto
Best of the best dj ever Tiesto Keep Going man!
Best DJ in the world and will be "DJ TIESTO"
Tiesto you are the best dj I have ever seen I am your fan number one and I would like to go to one of your conserts that's my dream and I want to be like you when I grow up
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5Armin van Buuren
Your the best dj in the world, civlovecyour song its a feel so good
STATE OF TRANCE 488
STILL "THE BEST"
Best dj ever listened to.. Awesome
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6Skrillex
Skrillex is the best on earth no one can chop voices like him an no one has as heavy bass lines like him.
Love him especially wild for the nights and right in please every one should vote for him he is the best I really want to meat him no ones like him! And he is so rock I want to put my hair just like his and his logo is the bomb!
Skrillex is the best by far I don't know why he is not first cause he is truly the best and "I LOVE HIM"i mean I worship this man I know every single song he has ever made like really I know all his songs off by heart beacause he is just so realaxing to listen to and no one can ever drop the bass like skrillex
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7Swedish House Mafia
The best, there is no adjetive available to describe how great they are; (obviously un der the best french house dj robots DAFT PUNK
They are the best ever, aren't like David Guetta they do not already recognized artists to make a hit track. My boys are natural.
They are the best next to Tiesto, I love them.
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8Calvin Harris
He is an amazing DJ. And he is really FIT
The new tunes that Calvin Harris brings in every new song is amazing... He knows what all is required to rock a party!
There's no doubt that he is the greatest DJ in the world.. He also make a credits to some artist.
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9Nicky Romero
'i could b the 1'... 'like home',... Etc... This dude on fire!
Great dj... Greatest at tomorowland 2013!
Hardwell isn't so good I prefer nicky romero
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10Afrojack
Afrojack you r great
Afrojack and afromuzic d best
He is the best DJ from the world!
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The Contenders

11Deadmau5
Awesome DJ way better than afrojack
The beat dj of the year
DeadMau5 you are the best DJ I have ever listened too you inspired me when I was 5 years old I started drawing you on papers and now I made good hats that you have and I always wear the red one someday I want to try what you because if you keep making music my life keeps building up never quit carry on at what you do best buddy never let yourself down my favorite songs from you are hi friend all the ghosts and stuff or whatever and animal rights like I said never ever quit
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12Alesso
ALesoo is the best one love you good work Alessandro
Alessos music is the best one, he always creates something new! He deserves to be DJ Number 1
Just like when Alesso live perform, he always make good mix for everyone who listen him 'mixing' & for every second, he makes AMAZE everyone!
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13Dimitri Vegas
The best djs in the world att: felipe mesa the fan number 1 of dimitri vegas & like mike:colombia
They r just amazing n for wt I think they r awesome
You guys are The Kings of Tomorrowland
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14Daft Punk
It must be the top 9 djs, because Daft Punk always be in level god.
Maybe 13 now but after ram they will be in top 5
Daft punk deserve a best position because the duo has working much much time to make a good song now with the sucess of Get Lucky one more reason to be in a best position.
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15Dj Blend
Dj BL3ND inspired me to be a DJ!
He is the best in the world I love you dj blend!
Dj bl3nd is the best DJ in the world no one can't beat him, I'm so rocking and happily hear his music with an electro muzik and bass hit. I is SOOD from BUNBUM TQ.
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16Peer Van Mladen
Peer Van Mladen (or ПEEP/PEER) is a Global-Tekkno/House-Deejay from Belgrade/Serbia who played regular on many radios and clubs worldwide.
SUPER PEER MONSTER LIKE!
PEER VAN MLADEN is the best!

17Zedd
Very powerful songs! Love it
This guy has talent.
At first, I was thinking, "Who is Zedd? " After I hear his album - Clarity, I know that he's one of the World best upcoming DJ! He got talents! Everybody should hear his mix! I bet you guys will fly to outer space! Laugh out loud, salute to Zedd. He'll be one like Hardwell, Nicky Romero, Avicii, David Guetta! Can't wait for the concert!
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18Steve Aoki
I've seen nearly all so called "Top Dj's" and it's true that there are Dj's who make better music than him but the question was who is the best Dj not the best producer and he is definitely the best DJ!
Love him I thing he should be between the top ten best ones of the world I love his musics and the beat of his music he should be for me betwenn the best five at least cause he is a pro love you steve.
He s the best dj of the world his music is the best
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19Bingo Players
'Rattle' is pretty sick

20Showtek
Dutch cool Guys vote for them now
"Showtek is the shiznat, they know how to blend melody wit that bass. BOOYAH! "

21Headhunterz
Yes! Heady is the best! His music really stands out than that other mainstream stuff... Really talented dj!
Heady is the best
Founder of hardstyle music

22DJ Antoine
Man your song SKY IS THE LIMIT is one of the best...
You are the most completet dj on earth
El mejor de los Mejores DJ House del mundo.

23W&W
Everything the person has said below is 100% true about david guetta, but I would also like to add Hardwell to the people that are overrated. The main reason for that is because most of his success this year has literally come from W&W. Realistically Hardwell DRASTICALLY changed his style because of these guys. W&W may not make a ton of trance anymore, but as a massive trance fan (Andy Blueman for life) I do respect that these guys have bridged that gap and literally have DOMINATED the house/trance scene this year. Only people that are ahead of them is AvB for sure and MAYBE Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike on the house side of things. But I will safely say that W&W has revolutionized the house and trance scene in the past year ish.
This list is a joke... Sorry but David guetta doesn't do anything that is worth it. He had a trash remix of this is what it feels like. W&W remixed it as well and got a beatport top 10 out of it. This also goes for the code as well considering that was a #1 beatport hit for 2 weeks. The only people above them that don't prerecord most of their sets are Oakenfold Armin van Tiesto. Aside from Armin's album as well ASOT 600 tour, W&W have reigned suprime.
W and W are the best David is terrible Armin van buuren is first
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24Axwell
This guys the best

25Martin Garrix
Really awesome! He is the first 17 year old to have a Vevo account! He made the popular 2013 song, Animals.
Only 17 and his song Animals has more than 300 million views and Wizard isn't as famous but I think its even better!

Splodge


26Milan Lieskovsky

27Excision

28Madeon
This guy innovates in every song, makes use of every tools he can. Simply awesome.
This lad is definitely going to be The Next big Thing.
I am in total love with his music x
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29Viktoria Metzker

30Tony Igy

31Infected Mushroom

32Black coffee
THIS GUY ROCK MY WORLD HE DESERVE TO BE number 1 DJ IN THE WORLD
Best dj in the world
Best Dj powerful man using one hands is only one Dj in d wrld

33R3hab
Was Absolutely amazing at Tomorrowland this year.

34Kaskade
By far the most positive energy in the world

35Paul Oakenfold
Tiësto forerunner, top DJ before Tiësto. The true king of trance.
The top trance producer before Tiësto, and the forerunner to DJ Tiësto.
Love paul because his very god trance

36DJ Shadow
So different. He's a mixture of darkness and light.
He is
Good dj for every party.

37Angger Dimas
This is my brother, I always support you!
This is awesome dj in Indonesia
This is Best DJ in Indonesia
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38Skazi

39Dash Berlin
Love him live and interaction with the crowd.
Keep it up dash... I love all your remix music... you deserve my vote...
HOW IS HE NOT THE BEST? HIS SYNTHS TOP EVERYONES IN THIS LIST. My personal favorite is the better half of me. Love the beat and lead!

40DJ Khaled
He Is Best DJ!

41Carl Cox
The one and only carl cox

42DJ Shadow Dubai
When he mix one song. Its gonna blow your ear dude my name is rohit singh
He is an Best Asian DJ
You are the best

43Fedde Le Grand
Best balance in his sets between power and good taste
Sensational, moves the earth and sky!
Mostly one of the best dj I ever heard, he knows a lot. Don't forget him because he is briliant.

44Mehran Abbasi

45Andrew Rayel
Umake go like boom boom

46Basto!

47Sander Van Doorn

48DJ Snake

49Paul Van Dyk
For an angel is d best

50Miabiza

51The Prodigy

52Bassnectar
Bassnectar needs to be at least top 5. Anybody who thinks different doesn't know what the flapjack they're talkinabout
Bassnectar is mind blowing and far beyond this chart!

53Coon
I think it's coone --' not Coon. by the way best hardstyle of the world

54Angerfist
This guy has some of the best lyrical mix ins I've ever heard. His hardstyle is easily top 5 behind Izaac, early showtek, dj caffine, headhunterz, and dj zany

55ShyJack

56Alvin Risk
When he mix one song, its gonna blow your ears dude.. Just listen the new song 2013, mix by him "Designer drugs feat. Alvin risk - Empty hearted" its gonna make you guys going crazy (Y) The best & number 1

57Otto Knows
Hit bigtime with million voices I hope he can make more of the same sound

58DJ Heskey

59Solomun

60DJ Tumama

61Ferry Corsten
Great artist! Keeps it going ar the marquee in Vegas!

62Adrian Lux
What? He should be higher up than this! An awesome DJ by the way...

63DJ Kent
He is the best African dj

64Mr. Hahn

65Cole Plante

66Jesse Marco

67DJ Eglen

68Knife Party
25 place are serious there one of the best dubstep producers of all times and actually deserve to be in top 10
Knife Party for the win!
Don't know why there not on the top 10
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69DJ Ountu

70The Glitch Mob

71New World Punx
Don't KNOW WHY NEITHER IS EVEN LISTED NOW YOU KNOW THIS LIST isn't GOOD, ferry and markus are two of the best hands down

72S4MP01D
Omgg he is the best producr in this werld I love him so much he is like mii god ily s4m01d

73Prizm
Has Produced and Played along side almost everyone on this list. Most djs on this list play and have supported his releases. Also He has Played some of the biggest events on the Planet like numerous times at the world famous Ultra Music Festival.
He is a total master at his art.

74Dj Rush
The best DJ from the old school

75DJ Zedi
Best hip hop hisdj Hindi and English mixed such a godlike

76Wow

77Dj Clyde Harris

78Thomas Newson
He deserve to be at least in top 50, he makes incredible drops

79DJ Starscream
Best dj ever no dj on this list other than dj lethal dj am or Mr. Hahn hold a candle stick to him and skrillex is not a dj he's not even a musician

80DJ Solovey

81Albrecht Vangelo

82Joe T Vannelli

83Kill the Noise

84Chris Lawyer

85DJ Sudh
It is indian Top Djs...

86DJ Mathijs
Ik ben het beste dj kind van drenthe

87Mark With a K
Mwak is the best en gaat knallen op z'n event van 30 november 2013 : Mark With a K: the next level
#thenextlevel

88Downlink

89Mantis

90Ophidian

91Evil Activities

92Ephixa

93Going Quantum

94Capital Kings

95Chuckie
Flag bearer of the dirty dutch scene. Just awesome!

96MitiS
Mitis is the best

97DJomni
Best artist! Usa DJ!

98DJ Lethal

99DJ Am (Adam Goldstein)

100Frankie Knuckles
One of the first and best to do house music.R.I. P

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This list was created 1 year, 200 days ago and has been voted on over 6,000 times. This top ten list contains 103 items, has been remixed 37 times.

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