"I'm a loner. I’m happy alone,” says Claptone. When he speaks — always in earnest, mostly with a sombre tone — you’re never sure whether this mysterious German artist is talking about the character he’s created, or the man himself. Truth is, there is probably very little difference between the two.
Voting is now underway for Top 100 DJs 2018. Our annual poll is the definitive annual guide to the world's most popular DJs and is a living symbol of the strength and diversity of the global electronic music scene.
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With over 1 million votes cast each year from 179 countries, the Top 100 DJs is the definitive annual guide to the world's most popular DJs and is a living symbol of the strength of the global electronic music scene.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Top 100 DJs poll. As part of this landmark year, we'll be releasing exclusive historical content throughout the voting period to commemorate the anniversary.
Alan Walker's story is as remarkable as his name is not. British by birth but based in Norway since he was two, he's still only 20 but has just performed his latest hit single 'All Falls Down' with singer Noah Cyrus on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in the US. The single has been streamed more than 70 million times, while his debut - 2015's 'Faded' - has over 1.5 billion views on YouTube and topped year-end charts across Europe.
New Year’s Eve – the biggest night of the global dance music calendar – is almost upon us. But where will the world’s biggest DJs be celebrating? We have tracked down the top 5 DJs from this year’s Top 100 DJs poll to find out...
The World’s No.1 DJ tops the bill for India’s Sunburn Festival, which kicks off on 28th December and runs right through until the evening of 31st December in a new location, in the vibrant city of Pune, Maharashtra.
Enjoy live sets from this year's Top 5 DJs, as voted by you, in our annual Top 100 DJs poll.
MARTIN GARRIX LIVE FROM TOMORROWLAND
This year's No.1 DJ, Martin Garrix, picked up the award for the second consecutive year. His performance at Tomorrowland is a perfect example of the high energy sound and infectious personality that propelled him to global stardom.
Latin America has had a thriving electronic music scene for decades now. In recent years their clubs have become mainstays in our annual Top 100 Clubs poll. However – a few notable exceptions aside – Latin American DJs haven't always achieved the international recognition they deserved, at least until now.
In 2017’s Top 100 DJs poll, four Latin American DJs were listed, all of whom are bonafide international stars.
These are Latin America’s highest ranked DJs...
David Guetta might just be the most divisive figure in modern day electronic music. To his legions of fans around the world, however, the charming Frenchman remains virtually untouchable when it comes to all things EDM.
The Top 100 DJs poll results always make for interesting reading. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably realised by now that Martin Garrix has again been voted the world’s No.1 DJ, while in the upper echelons there’s not a great deal of movement — bar a few significant exceptions.
The Top 100 DJs poll results always make for fascinating reading. As you’ve no doubt realised by now, Martin Garrix has again been voted the world’s No.1 DJ, while in the upper echelons there’s not a great deal of movement — bar a few significant exceptions.