In today’s industry, there are a million aspiring DJ's and being amongst the best has always been key for DJ Redline. His endless love for music drove Redline to exceed the status quo and join the ranks of the greatest DJs.
Music has always been a major influence in DJ Redline’s life. "I was always impressed by the art of music and the ability that it has to manipulate human emotions", he says. As a child, his creative mind and raw talent led him to develop his own mixes using tapes and tape decks. Redline impressed his classmates and friends with his musical prowess. After being introduced to prominent producers such as Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, Redline became intrigued by the movement and set his focus on music production.
While pursuing a college degree in Computer Science, Redline began researching methods for building a solid foundation as a Music Producer. Mastering the art of deejaying and mixing stood out as the most effective stepping-stone for becoming a multi-faceted musical production artist. While juggling his passion for production and keen interest in deejaying, the DJ craft seemed to come more natural to Redline.
After obtaining his college degree, Redline lived the corporate life by day and transformed into a nightclub DJ at night. During his limited time off, Redline worked hard to master the art of turntablism and emerge as a proficient DJ. He committed endless days and nights to practicing in his NJ-based apartment, and producing mixes in his home studio. With great mentors in the early stages of his career, Redline began producing mix-tapes, making radio appearances and working club venues. As a result, DJ Redline became highly sought after for CD mixes and podcasts, and he has become a prominent brand-name DJ in the club scene for crowds of all demographic groups.
Redline has captured the imagination of some of today’s biggest music celebrities. He has shared venues with LMFAO, Katy Perry, Travie McCoy, Wiz Khalifa, Naughty By Nature, LL Cool J, The Roots/Quest Love, Carl Thomas, & Cedric The Entertainer………just to name a few. And naturally, he has grasped the attention of several club owners and promoters who seek Redline to engage large crowds through his music.
A never-ending determination has been the fuel for DJ Redline’s rise to the top. His musical style has emerged as one of the most versatile in the Tri-State area and beyond. Redline’s distinct sound of scratching, beat juggling, live remixing, eclectic fusion of funk, soul, rock, Top 40, Hip-Hop and R&B, along with blending classic party anthems that span several genres of music has become the signature mark that DJ Redline has engraved on the industry.