Ministry of Sound thanks you!

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As you may or may not know, Ministry of Sound was included in our Best of 2014 Top Dance Music chart. To express their gratitude to everyone who supports, enjoys and follows them,  they have compiled a special celebratory mix of their favourite tunes from 2014!

We hope you enjoy their mix as much as we do!

Mixcloud Best of 2014 Thank You Mix by Ministry Of Sound on Mixcloud

If you’re not subscribed to their channel yet, you now know where to find them!

And we invite you to discover all the other wonderful categories of our Best of 2014 series.

Mixcloud Best of 2014: Crate Diggers

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Next in our Best of 2014 series are the crate diggers. They seem to be a rare breed but still going strong!  Surely this list of top 25 crate diggers will catch your attention.

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11. *CLONE FUNK

12. Reggae Revolution Radio Show

13. Dub Hi Fi

14. TJ-KID (The True Jazzchild)

15. Soulsearching: Michael Ruetten

16. Pete Smith (Planet Records)

17. MUKATSUKU

18. The Soul Preacher

19. Chris Read (MusicofSubstance)

20. Dust & Grooves

21. Dubwise Garage

22. The Jazz Pit

23. HeavySoulBrutha

24. Kieran Lockyear

25. DJ Andy Smith

Mixcloud Best of 2014: Beats & Bass

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From Hip-Hop to r’n’b to to Beats to the dirtiest Bass, here are the 25 most popular Beat & Bass curators on Mixcloud in 2014 according to the their fan engagement score:

 

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11. Serato

12. fvonf

13. Suspect Packages

14. UKF

15. FACT Mix Archive

16. gonesthedj

17. DJ Tipstarr

18. DJcity

19. Fort Knox

20. fabric

21. Hong Kong Ping Pong

22. Soundwall Mag

23. DJ Hideyoshi

24. Marvin Humes

25. Breakin Bread

Mixcloud Best of 2014: Ambient & Chillout

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This year we decided to things a bit differently and pick the most popular content on Mixcloud around a certain music category.

Our community loves music to relax to and so we decided to celebrate it by putting our top 25 curators under the spotlight. Ranging from chillout, to ambient, to lounge, to cosmic deep sounds, we present to you Best of 2014: Ambient & Chilout.

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sixdegreesrecords

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Café del Mar

Café del Mar Music (Offcial)

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Post-rock Paper Scissors

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Dewtone

Dewtone

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José Padilla

José Padilla

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DJ AA

DJ AA

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POLARLICHTER

POLARLICHTER

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Optic Echo

Optic Echo

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BØC

BØC

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Codex of Plant Responses

Codex of Plant Responses

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Secret Thirteen

Secret Thirteen

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White Light Mixes

White Light Mixes

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Raphaël Marionneau

Raphael Marionneau

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a strangely isolated place

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Sequenchill

Soundwall X Mixcloud

Mixcloud are thrilled to announce that our friends at the Italian dance music publication, Soundwall have teamed up with us to publish their well received take on the ‘Best of 2013′ playlist through selecting content from their rather large Soundwall Podcast archive.

Expect to hear an exciting and varied selection of sounds from artists including MK, through to Dusty Kid and Oliver $ featuring the best tracks that we danced, partied and chilled to in 2013.

Soundwall Podcast #164: Marc Houle by Soundwall Mag on Mixcloud

Soundwall Podcast #165: Sonja Moonear by Soundwall Mag on Mixcloud

Soundwall Podcast #144: Nick Höppner by Soundwall Mag on Mixcloud

Soundwall Podcast #168: Fairmont by Soundwall Mag on Mixcloud


To see their full ‘Best of 2013′ playlist on Mixcloud, click here

And stay updated on their twitter feed here…

Mixcloud Best of 2013: Top 100 Cloudcasters

Mixcloud Best of 2013 Top 100 Cloudcasters
To round up our ‘Mixcloud Best of 2013′ series, we bring to you our biggest and best Cloudcasters of the year – the lovely individuals, groups and organisations that upload amazing content for your listening pleasures.

Note: the criteria we used to set up this classification looked at the total number of Plays generated by the users in 2013.

100. Chris Read – Music of Substance

99. Ferry Corsten

98. Hernan Cattaneo

97. MUKATSUKU

96. Richy Hawtin

95. Minimal Station

94. Acid Pauli

93. DJ Cookie

92. Kane FM

91. Hong Kong Ping Pong

90. Gones the DJ

89. DJ Andy Smith

88. Solaris International

87. Johnny B

86. Receptor 909

85. London Warehouse Events

84. Tocacabana

83. Speechless 298

82. Deep Inside

81. Fox Sports South

80. Tsugi

79. Fort Knox

78. Roger Shah

77. Paul Oakenfold

76. Reggae Revolution Radio Show

75. Heavy Soul Brutha

74. Generation 3

73. Juicy M

72. The Doctors Orders

71. StraTrena

70. Jazzmo

69. DJ Alex EDHM

68. DJ Tipstarr

67. Luc Forlorn

66. Six Degrees Records

65. Dub HiFi

64. The Find Mag

63. Who Sampled

62. Paul Van Dyk

61. DJ Alex Four

60. Dazed and Confused

59. DJ Marky

58. MiSoul

57. Kongfuzi

56. Cafe del Mar

55. Stab FM

54. Chemical Groove

53. Diplo & Friends

52. Football Ramble

51. Rare Archive UK

50. The Sun – Clubz

49. Professor Eddy

48. Mary Anne Hobbs

47. fitmix.fm

46. The True Jazz Kid

45. Amnesia, Ibiza

44. DJ Vadim

43. Rise and Fail

42. Tru Thoughts

41. Radio FM

40. XFM Radio

39. Jose Padilla

38. Chineseman

37. Low Light

36. Fabric London

35. Richmore DJ

34. FACT Mix Archive

33. Anjuna Beats

32. Quiet Music

31. Defected Records

30. Dubwise Garage Collection

29. Nicky Romero – Protocol Radio

28. Space Ibiza

27. LTJ Bukem

26. UKF Music

25. DOC TV

24. DJ Premier Blog Radio

23. Mixmaster Morris

22. Headphone Commute

21. Marvin Humes

20. Umek

19. The Hedonist

18. Soulection Radio

17. Markus Schulz

16. Chris Coco

15. ZIP FM

14. Get Physical Music

13. Leftoo

12. Ibiza Sonica

11. Jazz Cat

10. Adam Kvasnica

9. Brooklyn Radio

8. Adam Beyer

7. Seis Musicas

6. DJ Dimsa

5. Kamrani

4. Carl Cox

3. John Digweed

2. Laid Back Radio

1. Above & Beyond

Mixcloud 'Best of 2012'

Voting for the best of 2012 on Mixcloud is now open and closes December 17th at midnight.

To vote for your favorite Cloudcasts or Cloudcasters of this year you need only to share these pages via the Facebook Share buttons on each page. Just like the one illustrated below:

If you’re looking for who to vote for, why not take a quick look back through the 2011, 2010 and 2009 winners in the Best of Mixcloud here.

 

Here are the best Cloudcasts from our previous years:

 

  

Stay tuned for the results in the new year. Happy voting!