The 90s are a significant decade due to the development of Electronica. After the boom of the Techno genre, every band who wanted to be hip integrated electro-beats into their songs. We have collected for you the 10 best electronic artists of the 90s.
The debut album “Leftism” of the British Paul Daley and Neil Barnes was a groundbreaking electro album.
9. Aphex Twin
Aphex Twin is the electro project of the British musician Richard David James. Aphex Twin especially gained a lot of attention with the weird music video “Windowlicker” and “Come to Daddy”.
Aphex Twin – Come to Daddy
Immediately with the debut album in 1994, Portishead charted to no. 2 in the UK. The characteristic Portishead sound fascinated millions of fans in the 90s.
7. Daft Punk
Ever since the single release of “Around the World” everybody knows the electro duo “Daft Punk”. Their single of 1997 became a world hit.
6. Chemical Brothers
In 1997 the Chemical Brothers made their international breakthrough with the single “Block Rockin’ Beats”. Two years later they again charted with the popular song “Hey Boy Hey Girl”.
5. Fatboy Slim
The British musician “Fatboy Slim” made his international breakthrough with the single release of “The Rockafeller Skank”. His second biggest hit is the song “Right Here Right Now”.
4. Massive Attack
Zwei Alben von Massive Attack, sowohl das 1991er Debütalbum “Blue Lines” als auch das 1998er Mezzanine wurden vom Rolling Stone Musikmagazin in die Liste der 500 besten Alben aller Zeiten aufgenommen.
3. Atari Teenage Riot
The USA honored the special sound of the digital hardcore band Atari Teenage Riot with a golden record.
Atari Teenage Riot – Speed
Faithless’ “Insomnia” is a world hit and fascinated millions of people all over the world. 3 years later (1998) Faithless again internationally charted the top 10 with “God is a DJ”.
1. The Prodigy
The Prodigy is an iconic band from the 90s. Everybody knows and loves the world hit “Firestarter”.