List of Top 10 DJ’s in Electro House [August 2015]
Todays Top listing will be based on Electro-House Genre.
Anton Zaslavski ( born 2 September 1989), better known by his stage name Zedd, is a Russian-German musician, music producer, and DJ. He primarily produces in the electro house genre, but has branched out, drawing influences from progressive house, dubstep, and classical music. Zedd grew up and began his career in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Zedd’s best-known productions to date are the songs “Clarity” featuring Foxes which charted at number 8 on the Billboard Hot 100 and at number one of the US Hot Dance Club Songs; and “Break Free”, a song which has peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 1 on the Hot Dance/Electronic Songs, becoming his first song to do so. He also won a Grammy award for Best Dance Recording at the 56th Grammy Awards for “Clarity”.
Erick Orrosquieta (born August 30, 1991), commonly known by his stage name Deorro, is a Mexican American DJ signed to Ultra Records. He formerly used the name TON!C. In 2013, he released the track “Yee” on Hardwell’s label, Revealed Recordings, which in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Netherlands, and Switzerland. On 18 March 2014 he released the single “Freak” with Steve Aoki and Diplo. On 24 March 2014 he released the single “Flashlight” with R3hab. He released the single “Five Hours” in April 2014. The track charted in Austria, Belgium, France, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland. On 17 May 2014, Deorro announced on his Twitter page he was going to take a break from DJing in order to have a bigger focus in making music and expanding his record label, PandaFunk. In August 2014 he released the single “Rambo” with J-Trick. On 18 October 2014, Deorro received the award for highest new entry on the ‘DJmag top 100 DJs 2014’ contest, he hit spot 19.
8. Martin Solveig
Martin Picandet, known as Martin Solveig, (born Paris, France 22 September 1976), is a French electro and nu disco DJ and producer. He also hosts a weekly radio show called “C’est La Vie” on stations worldwide including FG DJ Radio in his homeland. His label is called Mixture Stereophonic. Solveig had been ranked 29th in the 2011 DJ Mag Top 100 DJs popularity poll. He has collaborated with Dragonette, Kele of Bloc Party, and Madonna.
Nick Leonardus van de Wall (born 9 September 1987), commonly known by his stage name Afrojack, is a Dutch music producer and DJ. In 2014 he released his debut album Forget the World. Afrojack regularly features in top 10 of DJ Mag Top 100 DJ’s. He took part in Episode 2 of ‘Behind The Speedo’, which is a comedy series by Redfoo.
6. David Guetta
Pierre David Guetta ( born 7 November 1967) is a French DJ and record producer. He co-founded Gum Productions and released his first album, Just a Little More Love, in 2002. Later, he released Guetta Blaster (2004) and Pop Life (2007) featuring 2 tracks with the UK’s Tara McDonald. Guetta achieved mainstream success with his 2009 album One Love which included the hit singles “When Love Takes Over”, “Gettin’ Over You”, and “Sexy Bitch”, all three of which reached #1 in the United Kingdom, and “Memories”. The 2011 follow-up album, Nothing but the Beat, continued this success, containing the hit singles “Where Them Girls At”, “Little Bad Girl”, “Without You”, “Titanium” and “Turn Me On”. Guetta has sold over nine million albums and 30 million singles worldwide. In 2011 Guetta was voted as the #1 DJ in the ‘DJ Mag Top 100 DJs’ fan poll. In 2015, Billboard crowned “When Love Takes Over” as the number one dance-pop collaboration of all time.