BOUT THA DJ
DJ A.$.K has over 20 years experience as a DJ and has worked professionally since 1988,And was rated as Australia’s number one hiphop dj from 88-97 and had entered and won practically every major Australian dj mixing competition up to 97 aswell as representing Australia at the World DMC Mixing Championships in 90 and 96.
He was one of the early pioneers of hip hop in Australia and appeared on the first Australian hiphop commercial release “down under by law” on virgin records in 1988 (with “westside posse”) and co-produced the first E.P from iconic Australian hiphop group “def wish cast” and as founding member of the Dj crew “CrossFader Raiders” he produced Australia’s first Dj battle record(CFR Battle Utensiles Vol-1 & 2) on his label “MUSICAL HI-JACKER RECORDINGS” aswell as many underground Lp’s/mix tape’s/c.d’s,also playing support to many of hiphop’s finest including: Y.B.T,RUN DMC,NAUGHTY BY NATURE,ICE T,PUBLIC ENEMY and HOUSE OF PAIN,plus being involved with Australia’s first and longest running dj school”DJ’S UNITED” and working with many community projects.
Nominated for a Aria award as part of the band renegade funk train in 97 which had commercial success in
In 98 he relocated to the
In January 2008 he returned home to Australia and has been working with independent records smooth operator as well as releasing a compilation Cd featuring “fam-a-lam” titled “worldwide radio” along side the “mashup” project “the a-team”.He continues to push the boundaries and remains to play a significant role in Australian hiphop culture.