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Top 100 DJs poll 2018: The next 50

Here are the acts who just missed out on the Top 100...

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As you’ve no doubt seen by now, Martin Garrix was unveiled as the world’s No.1 DJ in DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs poll last month (October), while in the upper echelons there’s not a great deal of movement — bar a few significant exceptions.

Belgian brothers Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike (the Highest Group) hold steady at No.2, while Hardwell leapfrogs over Armin van Buuren to claim the No.3 slot, despite — or perhaps because of — announcing that he’s stopping touring for an indefinite period.

ASOT man Armin, of course, remains the Highest Trance DJ at No.4 — he hasn’t finished out of the top four for the last 13 years. David Guetta has had a good year, jumping up two places to No.5 — overtaking Tiësto in the process.

But the big news in the top 10 is Don Diablo jumping four places to claim the No.7 slot, and cementing his place in the big league — claiming the Highest Future House DJ award in the process. Afrojack and Marshmello hold steady at No.8 and No.10 respectively, while Oliver Heldens — who slid out of the top 10 last year — jumps four places to finish at No.9.

But what about the acts that fell just short of the Top 100 DJs rankings? Here, we reveal the next 50 DJs in the list — and there's a diverse smattering of music styles representing the breadth of dance music as a genre.

Check out the full list from 101 to 150 below. You can also read the full Top 100 DJs 2017 list here.

101. Black Coffee
102. Jauz
103. Alexander Popov
104. Major Lazer
105. Borgore
106. Julian Jordan
107. Henri PFR
108. D-Block & S-te-Fan
109. Warface
110. Chemical Surf
111. Steve Lawler
112. Martin Solveig
113. Futuristic Polar Bears
114. Solardo
115. Cheat Codes
116. Sub Zero Project
117. Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano
118. KEVU
119. Krewella
120. Yves V
121. Sam Feldt
122. DJ Feel
123. Galantis
124. Green Velvet
125. Naeleck
126. Curbi
127. Illusionize
128. Erick Morillo
129. Paul Oakenfold
130. Darren Styles
131. Zomboy
132. Sven Väth
133. Dannic
134. Carnage
135. Cosmic Gate
136. A-Trak
137. Showtek
138. UNIVZ
139. Malaa
140. Fatboy Slim
141. Loco Dice
142. Charlotte de Witte
143. Tom and Collins
144. Seven Lions
145. Astrix
146. 22 Bullets
147. Noisecontrollers
148. Jack Ü
149. Jamie Jones
150. Slushii

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