15 EDM Artists to Listen To

Can't get enough of the Candy Fair? Recall the experience by listening to these 15 young EDM artists that will get you jumping in your room!
by Melanie Santiago   |  Sep 28, 2014
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  1. Martin Garrix Dubbed as the next Avicii or Tiesto, at only 17 years old, he's already been signed with Scooter Braun who was the same person who also introduced Justin Beiber. He's also released a hit that reached over 360 million views to date, give "Animals" a listen!

  2. Cash Cash This cool trio of brothers has done remixes for popular acts like Cobra Starship, Icona Pop, and Krewella. Their upbeat song, "Take Me Home" still lingers the charts and radios and is ultimately one of the best EDM songs our ears have listened to.

  3. Borgeous This duo consists of a US-based DJ and producer whose songs are bass heavy and are designed to get you jumping the moment you hear their tune, just listen to "Invincible" and feel like superwoman.

  4. DVBBS Pronounced "dubs" is a Canadian duo whose hit, "Tsunami" has become insanely popular last year and is the ultimate break-into-a-dance song. We can't wait what tunes they mix this year.

  5. Calvin Harris Or Adam Richard Wiles is a Scottish DJ, singer-songwriter and producer who dominates the EDM scene with tracks like "Feel So Close," "Sweet Nothing," "I Need Your Love," and more. He has even produced and written songs for Kylie Minogue, Cheryl Cole and Rihanna.

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  6. Duke Dummont This British DJ and producer began his career remixing songs for Lilly Aleen ad Missy Elliot but began his solo career in 2012. Now he has a roster of chart toppers that include "Need U (100%)" and "I Got U" that emit a light fun vibe.

  7. Avicii Swedish DJ and producer Tim Bergling is one of the young EDM artists to hit the scene, he's already bagged several music awards like EDM Song of the Year for "Wake Me Up" and Favorite Electronic Artist. His latest hit, "Addicted To You" has already reached 94 million views.

  8. CAZZETTE This Swedish duo is best known for their dance genre, Dub House, a mixture of dubstep and house tunes and is popular for remixing songs by Avicii and Swedish House Mafia. Their song, "Beam Me Up" became a popular dance song followed by their latest hit, "Sleepless."

  9. Mat Zo Another young EDM artist to watch out for, his 2014 EP, The Up Down Left to Right breaks genres and makes fans simply dance ad enjoy his works. Give this pin a click for a link to his songs.

  10. Tiesto One of the defending champs in the EDM scene; he began way back in 1997 and is still producing major hits today. He's always sought after in music festivals like Tomorrowland and Ultra. His latest single "Light Years Away" is already gaining increasing popularity.

  11. Daft Punk This French duo is known for their synth pop tunes and popular hits like "One More Time" and "Get Lucky," they mix old and modern sounds which produce unique songs. They are also known for their robot personas during shows.

  12. Krewella An American trio whose musical style is a mixture of dubstep, techno, house and drum and bass, their singles, "Live for the Night," "Alive" and with their recent release, "Enjoy the Ride" are all hits with over 4 million views.

  13. Afrojack Dutch music producer Nick van de Wall, a.k.a Afrojack is a favorite at festivals and for good reason, he's already worked with Pitbull, Ne-yo and Chris Brown on two separate songs, "Give Me Everything" and "As Your Friend."

  14. Kaskade Another festival favorite, Kaskade is an American DJ and producer who has collaborated with deadmau5 (another EDM artist) in his earlier hits. His latest album, Atmosphere includes hits like "Last Chance" and "Why Ask Why" which are also good listens.

  15. Zedd Major talent is strong with this one, aside from collaborating with our fave artists like Ariana Grande and Hayley Williams, he's also produced tracks for Lady Gaga and the Biebs.  Hot hits include, "Find You" and "Clarity."

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