Winners Announced For DD Mag’s Best Of British Awards 2017
The winners of DJ Magazine's Best of British Awards 2017 educated by Point Blank were announced last night at the awards party at EGG LDN, powered by Relentless Energy Drink with wins for Hannah Wants (Best DJ), Maya Jane Coles (Best Producer and Best Album), Bicep (Best Track), (Ninja Tune (Best Label), Mr.G (Best Live Act), Pete Tong Presents Ibiza Classics (Best Instrumental Ensemble), Carl Cox (Best DJ Mag HQ DJ Set), Printworks (Best Club Series), Special Request (Best Compilation), Coldcut (Outstanding Contribution), and many more. Please see below for the full list of award winners.
DJ Magazine's annual Best of British Awards 2017 is a celebration of the UK’s underground electronic music scene and is now in its ninth year. Positioned as a counter-balance to the global DJ Mag Top 100 DJs poll, Best of British shines the spotlight on UK talent, be they DJs, producers, live acts, ensembles, MCs or labels, clubs, venues, festivals, albums, compilations, tracks, remixes, or live streams.
The Best of British Awards Party powered by Relentless Energy Drink featured sets from Solardo, Hannah Wants, DJ Boring, DJ Haus, Mr. G (live), Seb Zito, Special Request, Hatcha, and more.
This year’s Best Of British Awards nominees included Sasha & Digweed, Andy C, Goldie, Ben UFO, Camelphat & Elderbrook, Mollie Collins, Denis Sulta, Dusky, Zed Bias and many more.
2016’s winners included Fabric collecting two awards for Best Large Club, and Innovation & Excellence (with Craig Richards also winning Best Resident). Carl Cox was awarded Outstanding Contribution, Annie Nightingale was voted Soldier Of The Scene, DJ EZ picked up Best DJ, The Warehouse Project was awarded Best Club Series, Dusky were chosen as Best Live Act, Lady Leshurr was voted 2016’s Best MC, while Best Live Stream went to Groove Armada.
The Best of British awards features British talent that has made considerable waves over the past 12 months. Each year, DJ Mag’s editorial team choose the 5 nominees for each category before giving the UK’s clubbers and electronic music fans a chance to make their voices heard via a public vote.
Full Results For DJ Mag’s Best of British Awards 2017, educated by Point Blank
Best DJ Duo
Best Resident DJ
Best Live Act
Best Instrumental Ensemble
Pete Tong presents Ibiza Classics
Maya Jane Coles
Best Small Club
Sub Club, Glasgow
Best Large Club
Best Club Night
Artwork Presents Art’s House
Best Club Series
Best Dance Festival
Best Boutique Festival
Maya Jane Coles ‘Take Flight’
'Fabriclive 91: Special Request' [Fabric Records]
Bicep 'Glue' [Ninja Tune]
Mumdance & Logos 'Move Your Body (Perc & Truss Remix)' [Tectonic Recordings]
Soldier of the Scene
Best DJ Mag Bunker Set
Hatcha (Hatcha & Friends)
Best DJ Mag HQ Set
Innovation & Excellence