Armada Music

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Armada Music
Armada Music logo.svg
Founded June 2003 (2003-06)[1]
Founder Armin van Buuren, Maykel Piron, David Lewis
Genre
Country of origin Netherlands
Location Amsterdam
Official website www.armadamusic.com

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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