Dj Awards 2016: the winners!

Yesterday night at Pacha Ibiza was hosted the 2016 edition of Dj Awards.

It was a night of good vibes and high emotions as many of those who influence the global dance music scene gathered for the annual DJ Awards celebration at Pacha Ibiza.

Des Paul and Lucy Horobin presided over the ceremony as 21 awards were presented. 12 of which were categories that were voted for by the music fans. There were also 9 special awards which were chosen by industry insiders to recognise those who have contributed to the electronic music culture.

Anabel Englund wowed the crowd during the awards with a debut of one of her forthcoming tracks, which acted as a taster for what was to come in her extended performance during the party.

Emanuel Satie was the deserved winner of Producer, having had a string of successful releases, whilst Claptone received the kryptonite for House. ANNA’s heavy hitting, yet seductive style of techno saw her collect Breakthrough.  The eclectic Mr. Doris won Ibiza DJNewcomer went to Mihalis Safras and after his many years of pushing the scene forward, John Acquaviva took the awards for Electronic Music Pioneer.

Ibiza Music Event was awarded to a truly unique event, Mosaic by Maceo Plex – 10 Key Spots In Ibiza, and Ibiza Night went to a party which truly captured the spirit of the island, Woomoon.

The biggest cheer of the night was for Carl Cox who picked up not one, but two awards for Techno and International.

Space became the first recipient of the newly created Iconic Club Award. Carl’s story has been intertwined with that of Space so it was fitting that the day after the historic club’s closing of Space he presented his long time friend and colleague, Pepe Rosello, with the award.


The party following the ceremony reflected our theme of this year’s event, Let’s Dance, as some of our 2016 winners rocked the dancefloor. Emanuel Satiegot the party started with Claptone taking over and bringing the house down, including a performance with Anabel EnglundJohn Acquaviva took the energy higher with his Tech House style and Mihalis Safras’ vinyl only set smashed it until dawn.

Compliments to Jasmine Elias and to all the team of Dj Awards for the organization!

The countdown for Dj Awards 2016 has started!

Monday, October 3rd, at Pacha Ibiza will be hosted the 19th edition of Dj Awards!

The organizers said:”The Ibiza summer season is coming to a close and that can only mean one thing, it’s time for the DJ Awards! This annual gathering of music heavyweights will celebrate the 19th Edition at Pacha, Ibiza.
The theme of this year is “Let’s Dance!”, and as this incredible season draws to a close, we pay homage to the DJs and individuals behind the music that have been driving the scene forward, making sure that dance floors all over the world are vibrating with their beats.
20 awards are presented on the night; 11 Categories which cover all dimensions of electronic music where winners are chosen by the music loving public. There are also a number of Special Industry Awards that are chosen by a panel of industry insiders.

The ceremony will once again, be presented by Des Paul and Lucy Horobin.

This is the official poster with all the artists nominated.

Ibiza by night will update you , as usual, very soon!