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In the dead of night, as many are wrapping themselves in comforter cocoons, DJ D Sharp is busy orchestrating escapist afterhours opuses for the young and restless. From San Francisco to Tokyo, D Sharp keeps international throngs moving with electric sets that evoke nostalgia one moment, and highlight new musical terrain the next.  With his skilled hands and musical mind, he does more than just spin records; he curates raucous evenings worthy of throwback dance moves and 3am waffles. Growing up in Oakland, CA, DJ D Sharp was a hip-hop kid from jump. By the age of 15, he was already DJing professionally, and it wasn’t long before he was working with local legends like Blackalicious and Lyrics Born. Throughout the 1990s and 2000s D Sharp became a pillar of the Bay Area’s legendary hip-hop scene, and as the years progressed, D Sharp translated that local love into global acclaim. He has toured the world as a tour DJ for Lauryn Hill, Kelly Rowland, Flipsyde and Peeping Tom and has shared the stage with the likes of Jay-Z, Kanye West, Snoop Dogg, the Black Eyed Peas and a host of others. His more recent globetrotting has been on a solo tip thanks to his growing international fan base. In 2012 D Sharp is continuing to build his reputation as an A-list DJ, meaning that in the not-so-distant future, D Sharp hopes to join the ranks of fellow letter + noun DJs like A-Trak and Z-Trip in the upper echelons of DJ society. Aside from being an amazing turntablist, D Sharp is a gifted producer and remix artist. Using hip-hop as a home base, D Sharp crafts genre-fusing remixes that incorporate soul, house, and everything in between.  A habitual crate digger, D Sharp is guilty of amassing an eclectic vinyl collection that he hasn’t even listened to all the way through yet. That appreciation for the old, paired with a forward thinking embrace of the new, makes the music he produces and curates refreshing, experimental, and dope. With his DJ credentials globally notarized and his production and remix skills building a movement all their own, DJ D Sharp is on the cusp of greatness all over again.
 

 

DJ DSHARP NEWS

2015-06-15 21:37:09
 
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The Sole Brothers LIVE on CSN

Check out DJ D-Sharp performing with Zion I & Lateef the Truthspeaker on CSN as the Sole Brothers. Click Here To Watch!

2015 / 06 / 15
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DJ D-Sharp Brings the Beat to Golden State Warriors Games

Featured on Oakland.com, The Golden State Warriors Official DJ, D-Sharp discusses some of this favorite Bay Area spots and what it’s like to be DJing in the NBA Finals. Read the full article here.

2015 / 06 / 12
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2015-05-22 20:20:44
 
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D-Sharp Rocks ‘Steph Curry With the Shot’

Check out this recent Wall Street Journal article about The Warriors featuring DJ D-Sharp:

Derrick Robinson, who is better known as DJ D Sharp, scratched the “Steph Curry with the shot” lyric for so long before a recent Warriors playoff game that it seemed as if that was the entire song.

2015 / 05 / 22
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Basketball Jams – Golden State Warriors Official DJ, D-Sharp

D-Sharp is featured in the latest issue of the San Jose Metro.
DJ D-Sharp, the official DJ of the Golden State Warriors, keeps the crowd and the players hyped—not by orchestrating the chipper thuds of in-game noise that lead the familiar tribal chants of “De-Fense!” and “Let’s Go, Oakland!”—but with a live-mixed set, which he spins as the players warm up.

2015 / 05 / 19
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E-40 “Choices (Yup)” D-Sharp Remix – Golden State Warriors

Check out the remix I did of E-40′s Warrior’s anthem; “Choices (Yup)”!

2015 / 05 / 05
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