Armada Music

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Armada Music
Armada Music logo.svg
Founded June 2003 (2003-06)[1]
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Country of origin Netherlands
Location Amsterdam
Official website

Armada Music /ɑːrˈmɑːdə/ is a Dutch record label that specializes in releasing electronic music.[2][3] The name Armada derives from the first two letters of the founders' first names: Armin van Buuren, Maykel Piron, David Lewis.[1]

As of December 2015, the label had won the "Best Global Record Label" award for five years in a row at the International Dance Music Awards (IDMA's).[3] Armada received two nominations at the 2014 IDMAs.[4] The Academy of Electronic Music, a joint venture between Armada, Google, Point Blank, and DJ Mag, was the recipient of the 'People's Voice Award' at the 2014 Webby Awards.[5] In 2016, Armada Music was one of the 21 labels nominated for the IMPALA FIVEUNDERFIFTEEN[6] campaign shining a light on Europe's most inspiring young labels. The label received the IMPALA Young Label Spotlight Award.[7]

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Former artists[edit]


  • Jan CVP (signed with Armada Music from 2003 until 2007 as remastered trance DJ (without any studio album released), resigned in February 2008 despite to joining NTV7 Malaysia as local actress and TV personality model)
  • Vincent de Moor


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