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List of DJ Awards winners and nominees

This is a list of DJ Awards winners and nominees. The first DJ Awards ceremony was in 1998 and has run for 21 consecutive editions, the most recent being held in 2018. The awards are known internationally as the Oscars of the electronic music and DJ community.

Winners and nomineesEdit

1998Edit

The 1st edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 8 categories.[1]

Best House Garage DJ Best Techno Trance DJ
Best Drum 'N' Bass Trip Hop DJ DJ Innovator
Best Ambient Experimental DJ DJ's Band of the Year
Best Radio DJ Special Awards


1999Edit

The 2nd edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 9 categories.[2]

Best House Garage DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Drum 'N' Bass & Beats DJ DJ Innovator
Best Ambient Experimental DJ DJ's Band of the Year
Best Radio DJ Re-Mix of the Year
Special Awards Special Awards

2000Edit

The 3rd edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 11 categories.[3]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Drum 'N' Bass & Beats DJ Innovator Experimental
Best Chillout DJ Best Trance DJ
Best Radio DJ DJ's DJ
Outstanding Achievement Leader of the New Breed
Special Awards Special Awards
  • Track of the Season:   Modjo for 'Lady', Winner
  • Set of the Season:   Carl Cox Winner

2001Edit

The 4th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 9 categories.[4]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Drum 'N' Bass & Beats DJ Best Tech House DJ
Best Psychedelic Trance DJ Best Trance DJ
  •   Riktam & Bansi - Winner
  • Max Lanfranconi
  • Frank "e"
  • Serge Souque
  • Raja Ram
Best Underground DJ Best Eclectic/Experimental DJ
Special Awards Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza DJ:   Java - Winner
  • Lucki Strike DJ Expression: Sebastian Gamboa, DJ Smoka, Señor Lobo, Paco Buggin, Silvia Sanchez, Carlos Jurado, Fernando Guillon, Sandro Bianchi - Winners
  • God Father:   Frankie Knuckles - Winner
  • Outstanding Contribution:   Ministry of Sound - Winner

2002Edit

The 5th Edition edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 8 categories.[5]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Progressive DJ Best Tech House DJ
Best Psychedelic Trance DJ Underground/Garage DJ
Best Eclectic/Experimental DJ Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza Bar: with "Bacardi Breezer"Mambo - Winner
  • Best Ibiza DJ:   Pete Gooding - Winner
  • Best Track of the Season:   Tim Deluxe for "It Just Won't do" - Winner
  • Best Set of the Season:   Danny Tenaglia- Winner
  • Best Re-Mix of the Year  Junkie XL V's Elvis - Winner
  • Best Newcomer:   Wally Lopez - Winner
  • Best International DJ:   Erick Morillo - Winner
  • Outstanding Dedication:   Judy Weinstein (Def Mix Record Label)
  • Outstanding Contribution:   Pete Tong - Winner

2003Edit

The 6th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 9 categories.[6]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Techouse/Progressive DJ BestHip Hop/R 'N' B/Garage DJ
Best Psychedelic Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
Best Ibiza DJ Best Ibiza Bar
  •   Reche - Winner
  • Andy Baxter
  • Angel Linde
  • Tania Vulcano Jonathan
  • Ulysses
  •   Base Bar - Winner
  • Rock Bar
  • Bar M
  • Mambo
  • Km5
Special Awards Special Awards
  • Best Track of the Season:   Junior Jack for ""E-Samba" - Winner
  • Best Technology:   Pioneer - Winner
  • Best Art Design:   Ross Kirton for Pure Pacha - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Night:   Manumission - Winner

2004Edit

The 7th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 9 categories.'[7]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Techouse/Progressive DJ BestHip Hop/R 'N' B/Garage DJ
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
Best Ibiza DJ Best Ibiza Bar
  •   Tania Vulcano - Winner
  • Andy Baxter
  • Sarah Main
  • DJ Oliver
  • Cesar del Rio
  •   Dome - Winner
  • Rock Bar
  • Sa Trincha
  • Mambo
  • Km5
Special Awards Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza Night:   Subliminal - Winner
  • Best Technology:   Final Scratch Stanton - Winner
  • Best Art Design:   Adam Shepherd for Pure Pacha - Winner[8]
  • Tribute:   Angel Alvarez - Winner

2005Edit

The 8th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 10 categories.[9]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House/Progressive DJ Best Urban DJ
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
Best Ibiza DJ Best Ibiza Bar
Break Through Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza Night:   Ibiza Rocks - Winner
  • Best Technology Product:   Pioneer - Winner
  • Best Art Design:   Hjordis Fogelberg for Manumission - Winner[10]
  • Special:   Alfredo - Winner
Special Awards Special Awards

2006Edit

The 9th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 10 categories.[11]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House/Progressive DJ Best Urban DJ
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
Best Ibiza DJ Best Ibiza Bar
  •   Underground - Winner
  • Plastik
  • Grial
  • Mambo
  • L'Elephant
Break Through Special Awards

2007Edit

The 10th Anniversary edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 12 categories.[12]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House/Progressive DJ Best Urban DJ
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
Best Ibiza DJ Best Ibiza Bar
  •   Mambo - Winner
  • Bar M
  • Guarana
  • Grial
  • Electric Cabaret Bar (Es Vive)
Break Through Best Electro DJ
Best International Dance Music Festival Special Awards

2008Edit

The 11th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 16 categories.[14]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House/Progressive DJ Best Electro House
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
  •   Funkagenda - Winner
  • Manuel Tur
  • Dusty Kid
  • Audiofly
  • Marcooz
  • Joris Voorn
  • Phunk Investigation
  • Adam K
Best Ibiza Resident DJ Best Minimal DJ
  •   Valentin Huedo - Winner
  • Pepo Lanzoni
  • Arian 911
  • Jon Sa Trinxa
  • Nima Gorji
  • Angel Linde
  • Mart-t
  • Hoffer 66
  •   Adam Beyer - Winner
  • Anja Schneider
  • Loco Dice
  • Steve Bug
  • Matthias
  • Tanzmann
  • Shlomi Aber
  • Michael Mayer
  • Guy Gerber
Break Through Best Hip Hop DJ
Best Progressive House Best Deep House DJ
Best Downtempo & Eclectic DJ Dance Nation of the Year
  •   Brazil - Winner
  • DJ Marky
  • Gui Boratto
  • Mary Zander
  • DJ Ingrid
  • Paulo Boghosian
  • Daniel Kuhnen
  • DJ Joe K
  • Tikos Groove
Best International DJ Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   Cocoon - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Set: -   Luciano & Ricardo Villalobos - "Cocoon" - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Trak: -   Mark Knight & Funkagenda - "Man With The Red Face" - Winner
  • Best Media Award: -   Resident Advisor - Winner
  • Best Vinyl Player Innovation: -   Traktor Scratch - Native Instruments - Winner
  • Best CD Player Innovation: -   CDJ-400 - Pioneer - Winner
  • Best DJ Software Production Tool:   - Cubase 4 - Steinberg - Winner
  • Best DJ Software Performance Tool:   - Live 7 - Ableton - Winner
  • Best Mp3 Player:   - Pacemaker - Winner
  • Best DJ Mixer:   - SVM-1000 - Pioneer - Winner
  • Best International Dance Music Festival:   Ultra Music Festival (Miami) - Winner
  • Outstanding Contribution:  Billy Kelly WMC - Winner
  • Outstanding Dedication:   Jonas Temple - Beatport - Winner

2009Edit

The 12th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 14 categories.[15]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House DJ Best Electro House
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
  •   Popof - Winner
  • Anderson Noise
  • Andy Moor
  • Ellen Allien
  • Gabe
  • Hervé
  • Minilogue
  • Riktam & Bansi
Best Progressive House DJ Best Minimal DJ
Break Through Best Deep House DJ
  •   Joris Voorn - Winner
  • Marcel Dettmann
  • Dixon
  • Jamie Jones
  • Kaskade
  • Matthew Dear
  • Nick Curly
  • Valentino Kanzyani
Best Downtempo & Eclectic DJ Best Psychedelic Trance DJ
Best International DJ Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   F**K Me I'm Famous - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Set: -   Luciano &   Sven Väth (B2B) - Cadenza residency at Ushuaia - Winners
  • Best Ibiza Resident DJ: -   Tomas Hedberg - Winner
  • Best Media Award: -   Ibiza Voice - Winner
  • Best Dance Nation of the Year: -   Russia - Winner
  • Best International Dance Music Festival:   Bestival - Winner
  • Outstanding Contribution:   International Music Summit - Winner
  • Outstanding Dedication:   Jose Pascual "Mr.Papy" - DJ Awards (Founder) - Winner

2010Edit

The 13th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 14 categories.[16]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House DJ Best Electro House
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
  •   Stimming - Winner
  • Alan Fitzpatrick
  • Anderson Noise
  • Ekkohaus
  • Reboot
  • Tim Green
  • Wolfgang Gartner
Best Progressive House DJ Best Minimal DJ
Break Through Best Deep House DJ
Best Downtempo & Eclectic DJ Best Psychedelic Trance DJ
Best International DJ Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   Masquerade Motel by SHM - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Resident DJ: -   Nima Gorji - Winner
  • Best Track of the Season: -   "No Worries" by Butch - Winner
  • Best Technology: -   Pioneer - Winner
  • Best Media Award: -   Ibiza Sonica Radio - Winner
  • Best Dance Nation of the Year: -   Egypt (Aly & Fila) - Winner
  • Best International Dance Music Festival:   KaZantip - Winner
  • Outstanding Dedication:   Ben Turner - Graphite - Winner
  • Outstanding Achievement :   Andy McKay for Ibiza Rocks - Winner
  • Lifetime Achievement:   Mike Pickering - Winner

2011Edit

The 14th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 12 categories.[17]

Best House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House DJ Best Electro House
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
Best Urban DJ Best Eclectic House DJ
Best Down Tempo DJ Best Deep House DJ
Best International DJ Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   Carl Cox 10 Years of Revolution at Space - Winner
  • Track of the Season: -   Azari & III "Hungry for the Power” (Jamie

Jones Remix) and   Jamie Woon “Lady Luck” (Luciano remix) - Joint Winner's

2012Edit

The 15th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 11 categories.[18]

Best Deep House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House DJ Best Electro House
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
Best Down Tempo DJ Best Dub Step/Bass DJ
Best International DJ Best Electronic Live Performance
Special Awards Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   Vagabundos & Enter - Joint Winner's
  • Best Track of the Season: -   'Party Non Stop by Pirupa - Winner
  • Best Producer:   Solomun - Winner
  • Best Cutting Edge Product:   SoundCloud - Winner
  • Best Ibiza DJ: -   Andy Baxter - Winner

2013Edit

The 16th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 10 categories.[19]

Best Deep House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House DJ Best Electro House
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
Best Dub Step/Bass DJ Best International DJ
Best Electronic Live Performance Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   Enter - Winner
  • Best Track of the Season: -   'Paper Aeroplane' by Francesco Rossi - Winner
  • Best Producer: -   Maceo Plex - Winner
  • Best Cutting Edge Product: -   Pioneer CDJ2000nexus - Winner
  • Best Ibiza DJ: -   Willy Graff - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Live Performance: -   Lenny Kravitz at Ibiza 123 - Winner
  • Best Media Award: -   Boiler Room TV - Winner
  • Best Dance Nation of the Year: -   Mexico Hector - Winner
  • Best International Dance Music Festival: -   The BPM Festival - Winner
  • Best Breakthrough Artist: -   tINI - Winner
  • Outstanding Contribution: -   Kathy Sledge - Winner

2014Edit

The 17th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 12 categories.[20]

Best Deep House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House DJ Best Electro House
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
  •   Patrick Topping - Winner
  • Bella Sarris
  • Citizen
  • JackMaster
  • Kove
  • My Nu Leng
  • Sidney Charles
Best Dub Step/Bass DJ Best International DJ
Best Electronic Live Performance Best Electronica DJ
Special Awards Special Awards
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   Flower Power - Winner
  • Best Track of the Season: -   'Forget by Patrick Topping - Winner
  • Best Producer: -   MK - Winner
  • Best Cutting Edge Product: -   Native Instruments - Winner
  • Best Ibiza DJ: -   Iban Mendoza - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Live Performance: -   Matador - Winner
  • Best Media Award: -   BE-AT.TV - Winner
  • Best Dance Nation of the Year: -   Croatia - Winner
  • Best International Dance Music Festival: -   Creamfields - Winner
  • Best Record Label of the Year: -   Innervisions - Winner
  • Outstanding Contribution: -   DJ Harvey - Winner

2015Edit

The 18th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 11 categories.[21]

Best Deep House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House DJ Best Electro/Progressive House
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
Best Bass DJ Best International DJ
Best Breakthrough DJ Best Electronica DJ
Special Awards Special Awards
  • Best Electronic Live Performance: -   Faithless at BBC Radio 1 20-Ibiza Rocks - Winner
  • Best Producer: -   Claptone - Winner
  • Best Cutting Edge Product: -   Rekordbox - Winner
  • Best Ibiza DJ: Powered by Vicious Magazine-   – Manu Gonzalez - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Music Event: -   IMS Dalt Vila Festival - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   Acid Sundays - Winner
  • Best Dance Nation of the Year: -   South Africa - Winner
  • Best Record Label of the Year: -   Life and Death - Winner
  • Electronic Music Pioneer: -   Arthur Baker - Winner

2016Edit

The 19th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 13 categories.[22]

Best Deep House DJ Best Techno DJ
  •   Black Coffee - Winner
  • &ME
  • Adam Port
  • Andhim
  • Blond:ish
  • Catz’N Dogz
  • Dixon
  • Duke Dumont
  • MK
  • Sonny Fodera
Best Tech House DJ Best Big Room House DJ (new category)
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
  •   Mihalis Safras - Winner
  • 2Vilas
  • Archie Hamilton
  • Bedouin
  • Detlef
  • Julian Perez
  • Nastia
  • MAT.JOE
  • Will Clarke
  • Monki
Best Bass DJ Best International DJ
Best House DJ (revived category) Best Electronic Live Performance (revived category)
Best Breakthrough DJ Best Electronica DJ
Special Awards Special Awards
  • Best Producer: -   Emanuel Satie - Winner
  • Best Cutting Edge Product: -   Funktion-One - Winner
  • Best Ibiza DJ: -   – Mr Doris - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Music Event: -   Mosiac by Maceo Plex, 10 Key Spots in Ibiza- Winner
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   Woomoon - Winner
  • Iconic Club Award: -   Space - Winner
  • Best Festival: -   Awakenings - Winner
  • Electronic Music Pioneer: -   John Acquaviva - Winner

2017Edit

The 20th edition winners nominees and recipients were chosen from 13 categories.[23]

Best Deep House DJ Best Techno DJ
  •   Black Coffee - Winner
  • Bedouin
  • Damian Lazarus
  • Matthias Meyer
  • Maya Jane Coles
  • Patrice Baumel
  • Lee Foss
  • Lee Burridge
Best Tech House DJ Best Big Room House DJ
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
  •   Bontan - Winner
  • Avalon Emerson
  • Denis Sulta
  • Mele
  • Mollie Collins
  • My Favorite Robot
  • Peggy Gou
  • Palms Trax
  • Vaal
  • Satori
Best Bass DJ Best International DJ
Best House DJ Best Electronic Live Performance
Best Breakthrough DJ Best Downtempo & Eclectic DJ
  •   Solardo - Winner
  • Cristoph
  • Dax J
  • Prosix
  • Dennis Cruz
  • Layton Giordani
  • Marco Faraone
  • Ramiro Lopez
  • Rampa
  • Rampue
  • Reinier Zonneveld
  • Eagles & Butterflies
  • Egbert
Special Awards Special Awards
  • Best Dance Nation: -   Romania - Winner
  • Eco Award: -   Oceanic Global - Winner
  • Electronic Music Pioneer: -  Marshall Jefferson - Winner
  • Best Ibiza DJ(2 Winners): -   Graham Sahara & Paul Reynolds - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Music Event: -   Pure Carl Cox - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   Elrow Ibiza - Winner
  • Best International Festival: -   Dimensions Festival - Winner
  • Best Producer: -   Dennis Cruz - Winner
  • Record Label of the Year: -   Drumcode Records - Winner
  • Track Of The Season: - Cola (CamelPhat & Elderbrook) - Winner
  • 20th Anniversary Award: -   DJ Alfredo - Winner

2018Edit

Best Deep House DJ Best Techno DJ
Best Tech House DJ House Master
Best Trance DJ Best Newcomer DJ
  •   Alex Kennon - Winner
  • Bas Ibellini
  • Brina Knauss
  • Call Super
  • East End Dubs
  • Eli Brown
  • Maga
  • Mahony
  • Mason Maynard
  • Michael Bibi
  • Rossko
  • Salomé
  • Themba
Best Bass DJ Best International DJ
Best House Artist Best Electronic Live Performance
Best Progressive House DJ Best Electronica / Downtempo DJ
Special Awards Special Awards
  • Best Dance Nation: -   Argentina - Winner
  • Electronic Music Pioneer: -  Masters At Work - Winner
  • Best Ibiza DJ: -   Clara Da Costa - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Music Event: -   Storytellers Chapter 2 - Winner
  • Best Ibiza Night: -   Resistance - Winner

RecordsEdit

Most Wins

Most consecutive wins

Most nominations

Most consecutive nominations

Most wins in an individual category

Most nominations in an individual category

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