EDM Celebs reaction to DJ Mag Top 100 DJ's Poll

Posted at July 8th, 2015 | by Sidhantha Jain | in

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Absolutely, it’s that time again when you come across artists you haven’t’ heard about, genres you didn’t know existed and the fact that DJ Mag’s ‘Top 100 DJs’ voting has started!

 

Fans aren’t the only one who post their opinions about the ballot’s legitimacy, listed artists as well as ‘not the Top 100 DJs’ often take to social media and express their views.
We have compiled the reactions of some popular EDM celebs and others, who sadly, couldn’t make it to the much talked about list in the previous years. 3… 2… 1… Let it spin!
Members of the club-land like, the two-time winner Hardwell embrace the concept reach out to their listeners via Facebook and Twitter in order to maintain their position or improve on it:

 

On winning the 2013 polls

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Hardwell’s 2014 voting campaign

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Hardwell’s Facebook page was updated recently with the following message

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Oops..

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I guess he’s not happy seeing near to 30 DJs in the Top 100 list,

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Meanwhile, five-time time winner Armin van Buuren tries to keep it simple

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and indirect….

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World’s #2 Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike  launched a promo video to help boost their way up the standings last year. The duo’s massive live presence, big-room house hits and posts like these definitely acted as a catalyst!

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Interestingly none of the veterans have launched any publicity drive, with Carl Cox, Avicii and Paul Van Dyk keeping quiet so far. Maybe the big boys let their presence and music do the talking.

However, artists like MAKJ take it to a completely different level with a pinch of swag,

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and a phone call..

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This year, Indians are active too!

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Artists like Fedd Le Grand and Doorn take this opportunity to appreciate their genuine fans.

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While some see this as a perfect opportunity to tickle a funny bone

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A profitable venture, no?

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Who is Tenashar anyway?

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Oh yeah

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You can’t buy happiness, but you can definitely buy a spot here

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Aww

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Then there’s the Trollmaster, deadmau5!

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Your vote for the “underground DJs” might make all the difference when it comes to getting real talent to the top, rather than someone with overnight success..

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But at the end DJing is not a competition. Right?

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Talent > Popularity

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Deep

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A sincere piece of advice though,

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Agree to disagree with our approach? Let us know about your views down below!

Sidhantha Jain

I love EDM, it loves me back. It pays for my food bills.

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