France's dance music scene first hit its stride in the early 2000s when acts like David Guetta and Daft Punk cracked global pop barriers, but a new crop of DJs is casting a light on the country's thriving underground. Dealing in huge kicks, dissonant synths and gut-punching bass, their music is sexy, gritty and deeply inspired by American hip-hop. Say bienvenue to three up-and-comers at the front of this new wave.

1. Brodinski 

From: Lille

Age: 27

Play him at...: An Atlanta strip club

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