The multi-platinum selling, award-winning DJ brings his inimitable sound, skill and style to Electric Brixton for an unforgettable night of dope beats.
Admired and respected by both fans and peers of the music industry alike, Jazzy Jeff is the DJ’s DJ, with an incredible musical history spanning back to the 80s, playing an influential role in hip-hop, house and turntablism culture. Beginning his legendary career as one half of duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, racking up accolades for hits including ‘Parents Just Don’t Understand’ (which they won the first Rap Grammy Award in 1989) and the chart-topping anthem ‘Summertime’, Jazzy Jeff then went on to expand his repertoire by running production company A Touch of Jazz, shaping the careers of urban icons including Jill Scott, Talib Kweli, The Roots, and Eminem.
But as champion of the turntable and certified master scratcher, catching Jazzy Jeff work his magic behind the decks is always a very special moment, with flawless mixing and on-point selections.
The Magnificent Jazzy Jeff at the Electric Brixton on 30 April will be part of your Bank Holiday weekend you definitely won’t want to miss.
Town Hall Parade, London, SW2 1RJ, Saturday 30 April 2016, 23.00 – 06.00.