DJ Krush


[DJ Krush]

(Ed. note: The following biography was taken directly from DJ Krush's official site. Why reinvent the wheel?)

Born in 1962 in Tokyo. A gifted sound-creator & DJ with a superb sense in mixing and composing his sound who's been well-received in the international club scene. It was the movie Wild Style that got him into hiphop in the early 80's, and in 1987, he formed Krush Posse.

Krush began pursueing his career after the break-up of the group in late 1992, and soon grabbed people's attention as the first DJ to use turntables as live instruments such as doing freestyle sessions with live musicians on stage.

His 1st album Krush, released in January 1994, placed his name on the global scene, and since then, he's been working internationally as a producer, remixer, DJ and recording artist.

In 1998 spring, he formed a production unit called Ryu with DJ Hide & DJ Sak.