DJ MAG was always a polarizing contest that used to be taken more seriously but in recent years it has flown off the handles that has really put a hamper on it’s reputation. But they’ve taken notice of the rut and have made further efforts to fix it. If you want to cast your votes, you can check out their official link here.
They have introduced “Best of British” and “Best of North America” contests and instead of having people write-in and enabling artists that are big in Asia to hype it up by manipulative social media campaigning they will now be choosing the winners via a staff selected nominations in different categories. Sort of like the Grammys for Dance Music.
As voting for the original DJ MAG Top 100 DJs opened today, we’re already seeing promo video of many artists asking for votes, which honestly comes off as a bit desperate after all the over-hyped issues of the past few years.
They’ve also announced the winners for “Best of North America” and it’s a perfect combination of big names and underground artists. Check out the list below.
Best Breakthrough DJ
Best Breakthrough Producer
Best Live Act
Outstanding Contribution Award
Best Breakthrough Label
Tiga ‘Planet E’ Feat. Hudson Mohawke (Danny Daze Polyester Remix)
Honey Dijon ‘Houze’ Feat. Seven Davis Jr.
Dirtybird ‘Dirtybird Campout Compilation’
Best Venue – West
Best Venue – Midwest
Best Venue – South
Best Venue – North
Best Venue – Northeast
Psychedelic Trance dignitary Vini Vici are planning an India tour later thi ...
There are very little things that may beat going out partying that would ma ...
One of the greatest Pop-Rock bands of our time are hitting up India next mo ...
It seems like Troyboi will be coming back for more after his debut India to ...
Not every soul would agree but Mumbai is the most exquisite city when it co ...
Mumbai is yuuge and as a result there are loads and loads of quirky and min ...
Currently, rap mega group Wu Tang Clan are touring in the US to mark ...
Martin Garrix is a Dutch DJ and record producer from, Amstelveen and ...
The voice that has been a staple in the collective memory of our nation con ...
The queen of pop has kept quiet when it comes to releasing new music but he ...
The global beer giant Budweiser has been taking a keen intere ...
Lights Poxleitner-Bokan, known as Lights (previously stylized ...