Best Dubstep Artists

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I love this guy. He is the artist that got me into dustep. None of the artists below have nothing on him. Skrillex is magnificent in many ways. Soony Moore thank you for your magic. Your music live on forever in dubstep history. Guy with the comment below is right Skrillex is the KING OF DUBSTEP. Gonna give you a thumbs up.
This guy totally deserves the number 1 spot, he is the one who brought me to dubstep. SKRILLEX IS THE DUBSTEP KING, just like Michael Jackson is the king of pop and Eminem king of hip-hop.
Skrillex is the king of dubstep and always be... He's all songs is awesome.!
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2Knife Party
I will give credit to Skrillex simply because "Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites" introduced me to the world of dubstep. But the more I explored, searching for bigger and better dubstep, I stumbled upon a website talking about up and coming dubstep producers. Knife Party was on the list, shockingly as number four of five bands, and they recommended Centipede by Knife Party to listen to. Needless to say, that song dramatically blew my mind and they have continued to do so with almost every song they have produced. Rob Swire and Gareth McGrillen are absolute musical masterminds. They were when they were in Pendulum, they are now in Knife Party, and they will continue to be hopefully for a while longer. Knife Party for life!
God, I used to hate dubstep, skrillex was just not good. I had a friend who is really into dubstep who showed me centipede, and that's where it started. Some of knife party's best tracks in my opinion are Rage Valley, Unison (knife party remix), bonfire, centipede piledriver feat. Steve aoki, and zoology with skrillex. Needless to say, after you've heard one of knife party's tracks, they are clearly the best out there. No questions asked
I really can't believe this guys aren't in the top position!
They don't have many songs, but he ones they have are great. Bonfire is the best song ever, and their remixes are always great.
Come on everybody, lets take Knife Party to the NÂș1!
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3Flux Pavilion
I remember I first started listening to dubstep because of these songs in the top twenty on my radio, and Skrillex had been the producer of some songs that I found that had nice rhythms and beats. I started to search pandora for Dubstep, Pendulum (I liked that band also- check out the island part 2), Skrillex, Nero, and a little more. I believe I had come across Flux through the remix of Gold Dust which is so great and I have loved all his other music ever since then. The real track that I could listen to 24/7 is I Can't Stop which is undoubtedly my absolute favorite dubstep track right now along with all of his other music. I say Flux would beat out Skrillex any day. People who voted Skrillex should check out I Can't Stop.
Flux Pavilion is much better than Skrillex.
I'm not a Skrillex hater, I listen to his music, too, but Flux Pavilion's dubstep is awesome.
His dubstep is great.
Catchy, nice beat.
But the thing is it needs more flavor.
More variation.
The synths he uses are mostly the same.
It's a few oscillators and probably a saw and a pulse wave and he makes chords.

I love his music though.
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To this day, only Nero has been able to bring out a side to dubstep that has kept me hooked since the first time I heard them. Almost every single one of their tracks has an emotional and uplifting energy that has been replicated by no other.

Deadmau5 isn't dubstep... But who cares, he is better than Skrillex. He deserves top be at the top of every list!
Deadmau5 is just pure gold
Not real dubstep, but just the best of all electro DJ's.
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6Doctor P
I think that this guy is number 4 on the charts.

Bassnectar is like no other. He isn't't just a bunch of random monsters rar rars put together and call it musik. Bassnectar has a style that no other dj could pull off. Listen to ugly ft Amp Live and you'll know what I'm talking about. BASSNECTAR 4LiFE!
He has the most headbangers for sure. Plus he is super wise and has an amazing passion for music. Can't wait to rave at his concert one week from now!
His live shows are just.. WOW

He should be in the top 15 at least
Why is this guy in 24th? He did a way better version of bass cannon the the guys in top spot...
This guys talent is greatly overlooked. I salute you zomboy!
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Zedd is a genius
He Is Just Awesome... ! I love his Mix... He stands out of the crowd in Dubstepness..

I love his signature bass! His stuff is crazy heavy and loud

The Contenders

11Chase & Status

Absolutely awesome, has a great mix of songs with different genres mixed in. With songs like Paradise proving that the band has some strong vocals.
One of my favourite bands. Their music is very mixed, and I simply LOVE the beats. It's actually something I can move to, not just a couple off sounds here and there.
Modestep is the best according to me!
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Traxione's music is so brilliantly complex. He is a musical genius.
Best dubstep artiist ever! So underrated!
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14Daft Punk
And you know whats awesome about these guys is that you will never find another artists of any genre like these guys. They are the most different, unique, but absolutely brutal djs on the planet. They have sick flows and amazing beats. Plus, unlike most of these guys, Daft Punk's music actually works. It isn't just a buch of monster roars put together and called music. It is cohesive. There should be a statue of Daft Punk in every country in the world! BRING ON the FUNK!
What! Daft Punk should be much much higher than this! How can you not like Daft Punk? They are awesome!
What the hell? Daft Punk doesn't make dubstep.


15Zeds Dead
Zeds Dead creates great songs with great rhythm, I especially like their two songs Eyes on Fire and Out for Blood

16Swedish House Mafia
I think swedish house mafia makes trance nt dubsteps! But in trance shm is d best!

I don't need to say anything but just download shaolin style (nero rmx)'
Piano tune (VIP) & Bloodbath (original).

Wub Wub Wub. He makes me happy!
1. borgore
2. schoolboy
3. bassnectar
4. knife party
5. datsik
6. excision
7. nero
8. tut tut child
9. flux pavillion
10. skrillex

19Feed Me
Feed Me is a musical genius. His songs have changed many things about dubstep, and hopefully her will continue to do so. I also encourage you to listen to One Click Headshot. That song really shows what Feed Me is made of.
Rat Trap is Awesome

20Kill the Noise
One of the best dub step artists out there, definitely deserves to be in the top ten
This guy should top the list... He's got the best sound in the dubstep category... his EP "Kill Kill Kill" topped all edm chart... His track "BLACK MAGIC" is the best track ever produced by him... he is even good at drum n' bass... This guy should be placed beyond the top ten... !

21Benny Benassi

Do you Datsik is more better than Skrillex? It damn sick!
Listen to Datsik - Fully Brown
Then you know it


24Stephen Walking

25The Glitch Mob

Excision is god of dubstep.
Excision makes that Music that Blow your sub' up even if the volume isn't turned on max.
Excision is same as good like skrillex, maybe even better.
He is the real hardcore dubstep and some like it loud so he has the true power OF LOUD MUSIC WHICH IS HARDCORE DUBSTEP THAT MAKES THE BASS RIPPED OFF
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Should be in the top 5. Definitely one of the best to ever live in the world of dubstep. I cannot believe his position is this low. The top should be skream, benga, digital mystiks, rusko, trolley snatcha, caspa, datsik, skrillex and doctor p just to name a few
Rusko is a fantastic and very well rounded electronic producer. He kicks ass at many facets of dub including moombha, brostep, grime and glitch. Rusko is the man!
I completely agree ruskos songs are some of the best dubstep songs I have ever herd and deserve a higher spot. -amazing
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28Alex Clare

COME ON GUYS! Don't forget him
His tracks r really good
SKisM - Sexism *-*

The man who INVENTS dubstep gets a #32 spot? Shame, shame.
The Godfather of dub step, genius


32Dub FX

A real stand-out in the whole dance/electronica genre, a true musical prodigy
Savant is love. Savant is life.


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501's remixes of songs are creative, like a personalized style. Check out a fex of %01's remixes and see for yourself.

3512th Planet
This guy is dirty!

36Seven Lions
Should be in top 5...
Great dubstep artist
Still With Me Remix

Best Dubstep Art Ever!


38Virtual Riot

39Ry Legit
Not well known at all, but check out the music, one of my favorite artists so far and deserves much more attention
Put it deeper, sweety man, double stuff, double kill, lock in, rampage are all good songs




Lights is just awesome

44Alvin Risk

45Adventure Club
Ac is awesome! Love their songs RISE AND FALL!

Shadowbeatz makes a lot of cool songs. Check out his song " Just one more night" it's epic.
I love shadowbeatz and his brand new songs keep making the shadowbeatz

Has yet to disappoint me, therefore he is one of my favorite artists!


49Porter Robinson

50Mt Eden
Best dubstep artists ever!
Best Dubstep Group ever.
Mt Eden is the best!

Can't express my love for his work, Watch your Back is among my favorites (Excuse the English)
Just listen to a few of his tracks, and you'll be hooked!
Eptic makes the filthiest tracks and should be easily rated in the top 10 dubstep Djs in the world

52Pegboard Nerds
Well the list is obviously a popularity contest. The nerds are amazing, just listen to Bassline Kickin or Fire in the Hole
They are literally amazing. Just listen to Bassline kickin or Fire in the Hole

Benga and skream invented and then popularized Dubstep whilst still doing their own thing. It is unquestionable that these two are the best ever. People who vote for Skrillex need to listen to real Dubstep, not screechy moonbachore
Benga Created Dubstep (With Skream of course) you Morons!

Their songs are really heavy and all. But they build up to a drop, instead of just dropping it after like 10 seconds. They are extremely underrated.

Ajapai is one of my most favorite dub step composers, and he got me into the dubstep genre. He makes amazing songs with his unnatural sounds.


57Teddy Killerz

58Matthew Parker
This guy. I do prefer his electro tracks, but his dubstep is top notch.
One swankin' dude if you ask me! He makes some dubstep that actually sounds different... MOST OTHER DUBSTEP ALL SOUNDS THE SAME!

59Ben Moon
He has the most underrated orchestra dubstep music, check him out on Youtube.

60Alex S






66Camo & Crooked


68Dillon Francis

69Birdy Nam Nam

Not famous yet but check out his youtube channel. Cool music

He should be at least in the top 15
His songs are pure dubstep
Predator, inspecter gadget, Halloween
Are just awesome


73Black Sun Empire

Just pure awesomeness in his music
The piano is so melodic you will melt right into it
Deserves to be on top

Just listen to the island part 2


77Cookie Monsta
Cookie Monsta could force Skrillex to shave off the other half of his head.

Just have a listen to blossom.. ,

Everything track Droptek makes is amazing, no questions asked. Oh and if your reading this search the song Gunslinger or Drop That Child

Only one song but it's beast

81Ninja Kore

82Mizuki's Last Chance



85Document One

86Kill Paris

87Bare Noize






93Break the Noize


95Ronald Jenkees


97KOAN Sound

98M Machine

99Child In Disguise

100Josh Chace
Check out his youtube channel his music is sick.

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