|September 16, 2019|
|HEART Ibiza, Passeig Joan Carles I, 17, 07800 Eivissa, Illes Balears, Spain|
ON THE DJ AWARDS
The 22nd Edition of the Electronic Music Awards widely regarded as the DJ Awards will be taking place on Monday 16 September 2019 at HEART in Ibiza, Spain.
Over the past 20+ years, the DJ AWARDS have celebrated some incredible DJ and Music talents including Andy C, Adam Beyer, Armin van Buuren, Black Coffee, Carl Cox, Faithless, Luciano, Jamie Jones, Joseph Capriati, Seth Troxler, Solomun and Claptone. Themed No More Plastic the 22nd edition of the DJ AWARDS continues the tradition of celebrating DJ culture and electronic music’s finest artists while making a serious impact on the scene and in the world at the large.
Through the No More Plastic theme, the DJ Awards aims to conscientize youth, electronic music faithful and festival goers about the state of the environment in which we choose to dance…
The DJ Awards continues to recognize cultural catalysts at the forefront of the scene whilst uncovering groundbreaking talents by supporting a mix of new entries into the awards categories with over 14 DJ categories, 8 music categories, new industry awards plus the inclusion of 2 new categories namely: AfroHouse and DeepTech. This year’s NOMINEES reflect a growth of nearly 50% more female artists nominated since 2017 and a staggering 54% being new nominees.
In addition to the music categories, there will be 10 Industry Awards presented on the night, which are decided between DJ Awards panel, including Cutting Edge, Dance Nation, Electronic Music Pioneer, Ibiza DJ, Ibiza Music Event in collaboration with Pure Ibiza Radio, Ibiza Night, International Festival in association with FAZE mag, Producer, Track of the season and Record Label of the Year.
Announced on Monday, 21 June 2019 the nominees for the 22nd edition of the awards include South Africa’s finest house music DJ/Producers exports; BLACK COFFEE has been nominated in the International DJ category, while Limpopo native DA CAPO together with his KwaZulu Natal counterpart CULOE DE SONG who are both up for the Afro House award. THEMBA is up for the Breakthrough DJ award which is presented in association with Beatport.com. Voting has been Extended by One (1) more week and will now close on Sunday, July 28th at 23.59PM – So make your votes count!
ON HEART X CIRQUE DU SOLEIL
For the second consecutive year, the DJ Awards will take place at HEART Ibiza. A collaboration between the Adrià brothers and Cirque DuSoleil, HEART has been described as a creative collision of art, gastronomy, and music created in a laboratory of experiences. HEART Ibiza celebrates its fifth year of creating unforgettable experiences – “Follow your Heart” on @heartibiza.
Join the conversation on #djawards, #dja2019vote and follow @TheDJAwards to keep on beat with every moment building up to awards night. “All Night Long” Dinner, Cocktail, Ceremony and Party package reservations can be made at HeartIbiza.com – remember to play your part by voting.VOTE NOW