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Favorite This25th Annual International Dance Music Awards Winners

Published: March 26, 2010

The Winter Music Conference's 25th Annual International Dance Music Awards (IDMA) were held Thursday, March 25th, at The Fillmore Miami Beach.  David Guetta (Best Euro DJ, Best Producer) won five awards, while Deadmau5 (Best Artist (Solo), Best American DJ) took home three. Armin van Buuren won for Best Global DJ and Kaskade was voted Best Remixer of 2009.  For the third year in a row, Ultra Music Festival was chosen as the Best Music Event of the year.  Below is the full list of award winners.

For the complete list of IDMA nominees check out the Winter Music Conference website.

Lifetime Achievement

Seymour Stein


1. Best Underground Dance Track

Hey Hey - Dennis Ferrer - Objektivity


2. Best Alternative/Rock Dance Track

Use Somebody - Kings of Leon - RCA Records


3. Best Latin Track

I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho) - Pitbull - Ultra Records


4. Best HiNRG/Euro Track

Waiting - Dash Berlin feat. Emma Hewitt - Armada Music


5. Best House/Garage Track

Leave The World Behind - Axwell, Angello, Ingrosso, Laidback Luke feat. Deborah Cox - Ultra Records/Axtone


6. Best R & B/Urban Dance Track

I Gotta Feeling - Black Eyed Peas - Interscope Records


7. Best Electro Track

Ghosts 'N' Stuff - Deadmau5 - Ultra Records/Mau5trap Recordings


8. Best Hip Hop Dance Track

Boom Boom Pow - Black Eyed Peas - Interscope Records


9. Best Trance Track

I Will Be Here - Tiësto & Sneaky Sound System - Ultra Records/Musical Freedom


10. Best Progressive/Tech House Track

Sexy Bitch - David Guetta feat. Akon - Astralwerks/Caroline


11. Best Dubstep/DnB/Jungle Track

In for the Kill (Skream Remix) - La Roux - Cherrytree/Interscope/Polydor


12. Best Pop Dance Track

When Love Takes Over - David Guetta feat. Kelly Rowland - Astralwerks/Caroline


13. Best Minimal/Techno Track

No Turning Back - Gui Boratto - Kompakt


14. Best Break-Through DJ



15. Best European DJ

David Guetta


16. Best American DJ



17. Best Global DJ

Armin van Buuren


18. Best Radio Station (Global)

Digitally Imported


19. Best Terrestrial Radio Station (US)

KCRW 89.9 Los Angeles, CA


20. Best Radio Mix Show DJ

Club Life - Tiësto


22. Best Full Length DJ Mix

VONYC Sessions 09 - Paul van Dyk - VANDIT Records


23. Best Producer

David Guetta


24. Best Remixer



25. Best Music Video

Bad Romance - Lady Gaga (Dir. Francis Lawrence) - Interscope Records/Streamline/KonLive/Cherrytree


26. Best Dance Music Website


27. Best Podcast

A State of Trance - Armin van Buuren


28. Best Break-Through Artist (Solo)

Little Boots


29. Best Break-Through Artist (Group)

La Roux


30. Best Artist (Solo)



31. Best Artist (Group)

Black Eyed Peas


32. Best Artist Album

David Guetta – One Love – Astralwerks/Caroline


33. Best Music Publication

DJ Magazine


34. Best Record Label Promoter or Exec In-House

Maykel Piron - Armada Records


35. Best Independent Record Promotion/Marketing

Cary Vance & John Suraci - Promo Only Promotions


36. Best Music Retailer



37. Best Specialty Retailer


38. Best Record Pool

Promo Only


39. Best American Record Label

Ultra Records

40. Best Global Record Label

Armada Records


41. Best Music Event

Ultra Music Festival - Miami


42. Best Event Promoter



43. Best US Club

Cielo - New York


44. Best Global Club

Ministry of Sound - London, UK


45. Best Headphones

Pioneer - HDJ 2000


46. Best Cartridge

Ortofon - Nightclub E MK2


47. Best Turntable

Technics - SL-1200MK2


48. Best Mixer

Pioneer - DJM-800


49. Best CD Player

Pioneer - CDJ-1000 MK3


50. Best Club System Manufacturer

JBL Audio


51. Best Club Sound System Design

Ministry of Sound, London - Martin Audio


52. Best Pro Studio Product

Apple - Logic Pro 9


53. Best Keyboard or Sampler

Korg - M50 Keyboard


54. Best Manufacturer of the Year



55. Best Studio Software

Apple - Logic Pro 9


56. Best DJ Software

VirtualDJ Pro


57. Best New Product of the Year

Pioneer - CDJ-2000

Tags: ElectroHouseTranceDowntempo