The dance music awards contest, hosted by the
Major fan-voted categories include artist, track, album and label of the year. EDM professionals will vote on DJ of the year, best musical collaboration, best new artist, lifetime achievement and track of the year. Beatport will also unveil sales data for the top album, track, remix and compilation records, and the single that appeared in the most DJ charts.
Garrix's single "Animals" helped launch the Dutch teenager into contention in track and artist of the year categories, while Avicii and
The album of the year category is a little more austere, with critically lauded LPs from
Fans balloting is open until Feb. 28. Winners will all be announced on Beatport on March 7.