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Who is the most famous drum and bass DJ?

Who is the most famous drum and bass DJ?

TOP 10: Biggest Drum and Bass DJs

  • Andy C. Since the Drum & Bass Arena Awards began in 2009, no-one other than Andy C has won the Best DJ award.
  • Noisia.
  • Sub Focus.
  • Pendulum.
  • High Contrast.
  • Goldie.
  • DJ Hype.

Who is the best drum and bass MC?

Bou clears up with four awards, Rene LaVice wins two awards, Kings Of The Rollers win Best Album, Andy C trumps Voltage and A.M.C in the Best DJ category, Ram win Best Label… All this and plenty more was announced last night, Sunday April 5, at The Drum & Bass Awards.

Who is the king of drum and bass?

Andy C
Andy C is the founder and owner of the famous drum n’ bass label Ram Records, the world’s leading Drum n’ Bass label.

Who made drum and bass?

Alex Reece and LTJ Bukem were amongst the first producers to experiment fully with deep smooth drum and bass, and as such could be considered the forerunners of liquid funk.

Is drum and bass dead?

No. Of course not. I would dare say this IS the golden age of drum and bass, since it’s probably bigger than ever, it’s worldwide, it’s in basically every festival each summer, more and more producers and DJs are pulling in money from gigs, despite sales of actual music being good as null.

Where is drum and bass most popular?

DnB is popular in continental Europe. The Czech Republic currently hosts the largest drum and bass festival in the world, LET IT ROLL, with an annual attendance of approximately 30,000.

Does America have drum and bass?

The United States jungle and drum and bass scene did indeed thrive in the late 1990s and early 2000s when American artists like AK1200 and Dieselboy – along with U.K. legends like Aphrodite and Goldie – perhaps generated the most buzz within the realm of electronic music.

Is drum and bass still popular?

The wonderful thing about the drum and bass scene is that despite its huge growth and popularity, it’s still very much an underground scene. Access to the top talent is not hard and all but the biggest labels seem to have a small team feel about them.

Why is jungle called jungle?

Kickin’ and Shut up & Dance record labels started fusing breakbeat, house, hip-hop, reggae, techno and most importantly dub to produce what they called Jungle. In fact the name originates from one of the experimental clubs in London, called “Jungle” where the first fusion experiments were played.

Who invented jungle?

Jungle, like the hundreds of genres all sprouting up in the early and mid-1990s in North America and Europe, can loosely be traced back to house music, invented by black DJs in Chicago in the mid-1980s.

Who is the best drum and bass DJ of all time?

Since the Drum & Bass Arena Awards began in 2009, no-one other than Andy C has won the Best DJ award. The respect he commands in the community is unparalleled, and his reach extends beyond drum and bass; in 2011, Mixmag readers voted him the 4th greatest DJ of all time (behind Tïesto, Richie Hawtin and Sven Väth).

Who are the top jungle and drum n bass DJs?

Asides from the RAGE celebrations, they’ve shared line-ups with the likes of Ben UFO, SHERELLE, Joy Orbison and Objekt in recent years, showing they can hold their own outside of the d’n’b and jungle world. If playback doesn’t begin shortly, try restarting your device.

What kind of music is drum and bass?

It’s a genre of English electronic music also known as jungle that’s characterized by breakbeats with heavy basslines and sub-bass. Just like big beat and hard house, drum and bass was one of the most popular genres of English dance music. In turn, drum and bass artists were some of the most popular DJs in England.

Where are drum and bass DJs playing in 2019?

Headline shows and festival appearances across Europe still make up a packed schedule for the DJ, who in 2019 will play everywhere from Amnesia in Ibiza to the iconic Glastonbury Festival. Since collaborating for the first time over a decade ago, the Austrian duo have gone on quite a journey together.