In the modern EDM world, A-Trak is one of the few producers left who is best known for his DJing abilities. A-Trak was the the first person to win all three major DJ competition titles, notably winning the DMC World DJ Championship at the incredibly young age of 15. Kanye West even recognized the man’s supreme talents, as he recruited him in 2004 to be his personal tour DJ. Quite simply, A-Trak is a legend on the decks, and he is world renowned for his mixing abilities. On January 4th, A-Trak showed off his unparalleled skills in an hour long mix for Diplo and Friends. This is his second mix for Diplo and Friends, and he is sure to impress his listeners with this eclectic, genre-bending mix.
A-Trak refuses to confine himself to any one genre, as he merges rap, trap, house and more throughout this mix. Featuring a diverse collection of artists such as A$AP Ferg, Dyro, Ganz and Chocolate Puma, A-Trak impresses his audience with the impeccable mixing that has brought him critical acclaim throughout his career. The mix showcases the talents of some little known artists off A-Trak’s record label Fool’s Gold, such as Brenmar and Tshawntrusst. This mix serves to bring exposure to A-Trak’s mixing abilities as well as the artists off his record label. Called by a “legend” prior to the mix by Diplo himself, A-Trak lives up to his reputation in delivering this stellar mix. Be sure to check it out below and enjoy!
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