The world’s biggest music poll, Top 100 DJs is proud to officially announce that it will once again partner with the world’s leading international children’s organization UNICEF. Receiving votes from 179 countries, the Top 100 DJs is a definitive annual guide to the world’s most popular DJs and a living symbol of the strength and diversity of the global electronic music scene. Through the power and unity of music, DJ Mag seek to further expand on last years donations and utilise the Top 100 DJs platform in support of UNICEF’s work for children across the globe.
As part of the of fundraising initiatives planned for 2018 DJ Mag will use the Top 100 DJs events and awards ceremony to raise donations for UNICEF, as well as give voters an opportunity to enter a charity raffle, with prizes including an all-expenses-paid VIP trip to Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) to attend the Top 100 DJs Awards Show and meet the new world number one DJ. DJ Mag have also devised a Donate A Set scheme where DJs can donate one performance fee to the UNICEF campaign C Further details on this can be found here.
Voting for the 2018 edition of the Top 100 DJs Poll begins on Wednesday 11th July at 12pm BST, and runs until Wednesday 19th September at 11.59pm BST. As part of the voting system this year, DJ Mag have introduced an optional SMS 2-Factor verification option for voters for the first time. This new system opens up the poll to users, for example China, who are unable to use Facebook or Google to register a vote and offers the possibility to have and more inclusive global audience participating.
You can cast your vote and support the UNICEF here. The results will be announced on 21st October during a special awards ceremony at Amsterdam Music Festival in front of 35,000 fans, during the world-renowned Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE).