The 14th Annual DJ Awards 2011 Categories & Nominees Announced
Nominees for the 14th Edition of the DJ Awards have now marked their diaries with a massive gold star
Nominees for the 14th Edition of the DJ Awards have now marked their diaries with a massive gold star. This annual ceremony takes place on Tuesday 27th September at Pacha, Ibiza.
We've been assured that all the international DJs who are on the hotly-anticipated short-list are anxiously writing their acceptance speeches and searching for the perfect outfits……
DJs are already urging their fans to get voting for them at www.djawards.com where everyone can nominate their heroes to win the prestigious Kryptonite. Voters are also automatically entered into a draw for the chance to win 10 invitations to attend the ceremony.
The DJ Awards has 11 distinctive music style categories, with 8 nominees in each of them. There are also 11 ‘Special Awards' which are decided by a panel of dance industry experts.
Honouring the fact that the scene is ever-changing and always evolving, the DJ Awards has added some new categories this year; Urban and Eclectic House. These new categories have been added to embrace the global music scene and the fact that more and more acts are pushing the boundaries, taking clubbers on a musical journey - creating their own new music genres.
The DJ Awards also has new Special Awards this year which are: Live Performance, Remixer, Producer and Cutting Edge. The Cutting Edge award celebrates who is at the forefront of the dance scene this year in terms of music/producing/technology.
DJ AWARDS CATEGORIES & NOMINEES 2011
11 Categories – voted for by the public
12 Special Awards - chosen by a panel of judges
Armin van Buuren
Paul van Dyk
Sander van Doorn
Layo & Bushwacka
Claude van Stroke
Armin van Buuren
Maya Jane Coles
Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano
Jon sa Trinxa
Nightmares on Wax
Rob da Bank
Chase & Status